Ella J. Chase journal
Journal, dated December 31, 1869 to January 1, 1884, with miscellaneous recipes, poems, and notes. According to a letter of transmittal accompanying this journal, Ella Chase began the journal in Iowa and continued it during her family's move to Emporia, Kansas. The last entry in the journal is dated Wilson, Colfax County, Nebraska, January 1, 1884. Miscellany in the journal include brief accounting notes regarding the sale of butter and eggs, income from laundry service, occasional transcriptions of letters, and recipes.
- December 31, 1869 - January 1, 1884
- Chase, Ella J. (Person)
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1 volume : Unpaged, holograph, with transcripts of letters written by unverified author. ; Volume measures 19 cm tall.
RH MS B44
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Mrs. C. H. West, 1975
- Guide to the Ella J. Chase Collection
- Ella J. Chase journal
- Finding aid prepared by lgg, 14 May 75. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2004.
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Ella J. Chase Collection, RH MS B44, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas