"A transcription and interpretation of a diary by Elizabeth Duncan"
A complete transcription and accompanying paper on a diary kept by Elizabeth Duncan. The diary covers the trip the Duncan family made overland in 1867 from Lawrence, Kansas, to San Jose, California. The collection also contains a photocopied map of the route the Duncans followed.
- Tilson, Laura (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
No access restrictions
Conditions Governing Use
Donor retains literary rights to the paper.
Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.
Language of Materials
RH MS P440
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Laura Tilson, June 1982
Existence and Location of Originals
Original diary is available at Diaries of Elizabeth Duncan, RH MS A27, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas.
- Guide to the Laura Tilson Collection
- "A transcription and interpretation of a diary by Elizabeth Duncan"
- Finding aid prepared by lt, July 1982. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2004.
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding aid written in English.
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- Preferred citation
Laura Tilson Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P440, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas
Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository
1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States