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Harshbarger, May.


Biographical Statement

Lena May Harshbarger was born December 23, 1860, in Knox County, IL, Haw Creek Township, and died March 22, 1944, in Knox County, IL. She attended St. Mary's School in Knoxville, IL, near Galesburg, IL.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

May Harshbarger Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-167
Scope and Contents

The May Harshbarger material comprises a single composition book, containing handwritten essays and exercises. Her prose is marked with occasional marginal corrections. Tucked into the front are three "Rolls of Honor" and a "Certificate of Examination" from St. Mary's School of Knoxville, IL. These documents date from 1877, '78 and '79. The book is faded black, 7 x 8.

Dates: Created: 1878-1879; Other: Majority of material found in 1878-1879