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Shaw, Frances Wells, 1872-1937 : Frances Wells Shaw Papers, 1866-1976

Papers of Frances Wells Shaw of Chicago and Lake Forest, Illinois, wife of architect Howard Van Doren Shaw. Bulk consists of material related to the frequent domestic and international travels of Frances Shaw during the first half of the 20th century. Includes her diaries, travel materials and memorabilia, and photographs. Also includes correspondence to and from Frances Shaw and her daughters, plus the diaries of her brother-in-law, Charles T. Atkinson.
Extent: 4.4 linear feet - (8 boxes, 1 oversize box)
Subjects: Chicago, Ephemera, Family Papers, Women
Call Number: Midwest MS ShawF
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The Frances Wells Shaw Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).