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Kathryn Fulkerson Diaries, 1920, 1927-1940

Kathryn Fulkerson Diaries, 1920, 1927-1940
MS 00102
0.5 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
22 volumes.
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of 22 diaries, and logbooks for the years 1920, 1927-1940, kept by Kathryn (Alleman) Fulkerson of Washington, D.C.  Some of the diaries contain detailed entries of daily occurences and mention office work, social engagements, cultural events, weekend trips, church, shopping, etc. Other diaries are kept in a brief calendar style and are not complete; some concern either her office or volunteer work for the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club.

The logbooks were kept for automobile travel related to the or the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club.

This collection is not yet fully arranged and described. Researchers may wish to consult with a staff member for further information in advance of using the collection.
Fulkerson, Kathryn (1882-1968)
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club
Automobile travel--United States--History--Sources
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club
Washington (D.C.)--Social life and customs--20th century
Logs (records)

Administrative Information

Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Access Notes

Some of the diaries needs to be cleaned of mold before they can be made available to researchers.

The physical condition of the material may limit handling and access. Consult a staff member for details.

Acquisition Note
Preferred Citation
Kathryn Fulkerson Diaries
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