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Guide to the Marianne Zernickow letters MSS.3671

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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

June, 2013

Creation:

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Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Marianne Zernickow letters

Unit ID:

MSS.3671

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet

Dates:

Bulk, 1971

Dates:

unknown

Abstract:

Letters, mostly written by German immigrant Marianne Zernickow of Santa Fe, New Mexico, to her son Hubert and daughter in law Norene of Pleasant Lake, Michigan, in 1971.

creator

Zernickow, Marianne S.

Scope and Contents note

Letters, mostly written by German immigrant Marianne Zernickow, of Santa Fe, New Mexico, to her son Hubert Zernickow and daughter-in-law Norene Zernickow, of Pleasant Lake, Michigan. Nearly all of the letters are from 1971, and some include photographs, postcards, or clippings.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2010.

Biographical/Historical note

Marianne S. Zernickow, born November 14, 1892, in Germany, immigrated to the United States in 1915. She was married to Oskar Zernickow, also from Germany. The couple divorced before 1940. They had at least two children, Oskar Zernickow, 1919-2009, and Hubert P. Zernickow, born in 1921. Marianne Zernickow was living in Santa Fe, New Mexico, in 1971, when most of the letters were written. She died October 4, 1974, in Jackson Michigan.

Access Restrictions:

none

Usage Restrictions:

none

Preferred Citation:

Marianne Zernickow letters, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Processing Information:

Processed by

Kevin Ray, 2013

Source(s)

Hall, Wade H. (Library_of_Congress_Name_Authority_File)

Zernickow, Hubert P. (local)

Zernickow, Norene (local)

Daily Life and Family (localbroad)

Immigration and American Expansion (localbroad)

Women (localbroad)

Letters Box SC0090 Folder 3671.01