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Register of the Date book
MSS 0307  
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  • DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY
  • Preferred Citation
  • SCOPE AND CONTENT

  • DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

    Title: Date book,
    Date (inclusive): 1921-1934
    Collection number: MSS 0307
    Extent: 0.10 linear feet (1 item in one folder.)
    Repository: Mandeville Special Collections Library, Geisel Library, UC, San Diego
    La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
    Shelf Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Preferred Citation

    Date book, MSS 0307. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.

    SCOPE AND CONTENT

    Date book containing holograph business entries for 1921, several holograph personal entries beginning in 1928, and a large number of mounted newspaper obituary clippings from the years 1930-1933 with comments written alongside abut the deceased and/or the funeral service and arrangements. The author of the personal and obituary entries apparently took a position as "lady assistant" at Johnson-Saum Company (a mortuary) in 1930. Also cotained in the folder is a photocopy of a typescript entitled "The Lady and the Merchant" and other stories from the datebook authored by Chris B. Krantz, who identifies the lady assistant as Dorothy Little.