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Anna G. (Smith) Irvin's memories of early days in Kansas

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P68

Overview

Reminiscences of early days near Blue Mound. Recounts family's departure from England and trip West. Describes pioneer life in Douglas County, raids during the civil War, and Indians in the area. A 4-page "Excerpt" and map is included with the account.

Dates

  • 1935

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.

Biography of Irvin, Anna G. (Smith)

Anna Irvin was the daughter of T. B. Smith, who was County Clerk of Douglas County in 1874.

Extent

1 folder (3 items; Typewritten. )

Physical Location

RH MS P68

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Original loaned for xeroxing by Roy Irvin, Winslow, Arkansas. "Excerpts" gift of Mrs. A. W. Phillips, Lawrence.
Title
Guide to the Anna G. (Smith) Irvin Collection
Subtitle
Anna G. (Smith) Irvin's memories of early days in Kansas
Status
Completed
Author
kp7 13 November 1972. mg 2004
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/10407/2559726980
Preferred citation
Anna G. (Smith) Irvin Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P68, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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