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Mary E. Anderson Papers, 1900, 1912

Title
Mary E. Anderson Papers, 1900, 1912
ID
Mss. Acc. 2009.605 and 2010.712
Extent
0.05 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Diaries, 1900 and 1912, of Mary E. Anderson of Alleghany and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In daily entries she talks about chores, social visits, church, collecting books for 'Mrs. Booker T. Washington's club for colored women.'

Also included are 2 news clippings regarding predictions made by clairvoyants and one clipping with a recipe for facial cream. There is also a postcard featuring Betty Springer as well as well as a calling card with her name on it.

Creators
Anderson, Mary E. (b. 1840)
Subjects
Pennsylvania--Social life and customs--20th century.
Women--Diaries.
Genres
Clippings (information artifacts)
Diaries
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
12/22/2009.
Restrictions
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.
Rights
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.
Acquisition Note
Purchase.
Preferred Citation
Mary E. Anderson Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Finding Aid Revisions:
Updated in November 2010 by Benjamin Bromley because of an addition.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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