Ruby Crumley Mitchell diaries
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Scope and Contents
The diaries consist of brief entries concerning her daily life, including details of her social activities. Apart from one diary written in her twenty-fourth year, the diaries were written sporadically from the time she was in her fifties until her eighties.
- Creation: 1904-1966
- Mitchell, Ruby Crumley, 1880- (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The diaries are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright held by the donor has been transferred to the University of Iowa.
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Biographical / Historical
Ruby Buena Vista Crumley Mitchell was born in Rhodes, Iowa, on April 9, 1880. In 1900 she married and moved to Los Angeles.
5.00 linear inches
Language of Materials
Daily diaries of this Rhodes, Iowa, native.
Method of Acquisition
The diaries (donor no. 314) were donated by Pat Ellerbroek in 1995.
- Natalie S. Brody, 1995.
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