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Letters of Kate L. Riggs. Together with family memorabilia and photographs.

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 137

Overview

Collection of letters written by Kate Riggs to members of her family while she took a tour of Europe, including the Netherlands, Germany, France, Austria, Italy, and England. Also included in the collection is a family genealogy tracing the various branches of the Riggs family into the eighteenth century.

Dates

  • 1899 - 1900

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Extent

12 folders (+ 1 box)

Arrangement

The letters are arranged chronologically. The carte-de-visite, which are unidentified, are grouped by the names of the photographers.

Physical Location

RH MS 137

Physical Location

RH MS-P 137

Title
Guide to the Riggs Family Collection
Subtitle
Letters of Kate L. Riggs. Together with family memorabilia and photographs.
Author
lgg 14 August 1974 mg 2004 revised by mrk, 2009.
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid writtenin<language> English.</language>
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/4778157029
Preferred citation
Riggs Family Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 137, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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