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Geraldine Kellogg Dresser Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-130

Scope and Contents

The Dresser materials comprise one thick "Memory Book," plus several small diaries, financial records and address booklets. The Memory Book is green, 6 X 9 1/4, and includes pasted-in items within the first half, leaving the second half blank. The items are Christmas cards, invitations, commencement programs, and literary society programs. The booklets, contained in a separate box, are dated thus: Diary, 1929-35; Diary, 1939; Financial Records, 1927-47; Financial Records, 1936-41; Diary-travel, 1939; Address Book (no date); Diary, Jan-May 1952; Daily Events, January 1951 to January 1952.

Dates

  • Created: 1927-1952

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

There are no specific restrictions on this collection.

Conditions Governing Use

Duplication may be restricted if copying could cause damage to items.

Extent

9 scrapbooks

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged by series with folder level control.

Method of Acquisition

Gift
Title
Geraldine Kellogg Dresser Papers
Author
Buswell Library Special Collections Staff
Date
2008
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Roman Script

Repository Details

Part of the Buswell Library Special Collections Repository

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