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Guide to the Mary Mildred Crowley Diary MSS.2753

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

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

July 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-07-29T15:36-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Mary Mildred Crowley Diary

Unit ID:

MSS.2753

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1911

Abstract:

A trip diary inscribed on the flyleaf to Mary Mildred Crowley of Indianapolis, Indiana and dated June 1, 1911.

Biographical/Historical note

Mary Mildred Crowley was a resident of Indianapolis, Indiana in 1911.

Preferred Citation:

Mary Mildred Crowley Diary, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Acquisition Information:

gift of Wade Hall, 2009(?)

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains a trip diary inscribed on the flyleaf to Mary Mildred Crowley of Indianapolis, Indiana and dated June 1, 1911. The diary (written in a different handwriting than the inscription) begins on July 1st and the last entry is Friday, July 24th (no years given - probably 1914). The diarist describes her activities at Lake Wawasee, Indiana, which include going out on the lake in a launch, going to the Inn and watching "Highbrows do fancy dancing," and shopping in Syracuse.

Diary Box SC0037 Folder 2753.1