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Ella J. Chase journal

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS B44

Overview

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.

Dates

  • December 31, 1869 - January 1, 1884

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

None

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Extent

1 volume : Unpaged, holograph, with transcripts of letters written by unverified author. ; Volume measures 19 cm tall.

Physical Location

RH MS B44

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Mrs. C. H. West, 1975
Title
Guide to the Ella J. Chase Collection
Subtitle
Ella J. Chase journal
Author
Finding aid prepared by lgg, 14 May 75. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2004.
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/6860068294
Preferred citation
Ella J. Chase Collection, RH MS B44, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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