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Wegener, Mildred Gehrke - New Orleans writings, ca. 1940

 File — Box: 18, Folder: 257

Scope and Contents note

From the Series: Correspondence, documents, genealogies, business, and personal items related to Harvey family ancestors, including Jabez K. Botsford, early Chicago resident and founder of Northwestern University, and the Fisk family, who owned a millinery company in Chicago for decades. Also of note are items related to Robert Harvey's career as a physician, and a diary from Henry Welge, grandfather of Dorothy Wegener Harvey, documenting an 1846 voyage from Germany to New Orleans.

Dates

  • ca. 1940

Conditions Governing Access

The Harvey family papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the The Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts Repository

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