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Guide to the Letters from Mabel to Rev. David Segerstrom MSS.2506

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Finding aid prepared by Amanda Haldy

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

August 2009.

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2009-11-09T15:45-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Letters from Mabel to Rev. David Segerstrom

Unit ID:

MSS.2506

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet 4 Letters, 4 Envelopes

Dates:

1922-1923

Language of Materials note

Most of the content is written in English, but one full letter and part of another are written in what appears to be Swedish.

Abstract:

Mabel, away at a religious camp in Wisconsin, writes of her activities to Rev. David Segerstrom, with whom she has an intimate acquaintance.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006

Processing Information:

Processed by

Amanda Haldy, 2009.

Preferred Citation:

Letters from Mabel to Rev. David Segerstrom, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Scope and Contents note

Contains Mabel's reflections on her social interactions and time spent at a religious camp, while she misses Rev. David Segerstrom.

Biographical/Historical note

Mabel is at a religious camp in Wisconsin, and writes to her "beloved" David in Minnesota.

Letters from Mabel to Rev. David Segerstrom Box SC0024 Folder 2506.01