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Girls at Colorado College - Ella Graber & Lillian May Johnson

by Graber, Ella Lorna, Johnson, Lillian May

Abstract

Historic documentation of life at the turn of the 19th century created by residents of Colorado Springs, Colorado in 1901 for the citizens of 2001. Under the direction of Louis R. Ehrich, a prominent 19th century businessman, the items were sealed in a chest which was stored in various buildings on the Colorado College campus until the official opening January 1, 2001 at the Charles Leaming Tutt Library. Contents of Ms349, Fd 76, Girls at Colorado College - Ella Graber & Lillian May Johnson include: 1 b&w photo “Ella Lorna Graber, age twenty years”; 1 14-page, handwritten letter, dated August 3, 1901, addressed “To the Girls of Colorado College in the Year Two Thousand, Greeting:” signed by Ella Lorna Graber, for the Colorado College Girls of nineteen hundred and one.”; 1 3-page, handwritten letter, dated August 3, 1901, addressed “To the Athletic Maidens of a Century Hence:” signed Lillian May Johnson, Member Colorado College Basketball Team 1896-1900.”

Note

Title supplied by cataloger.

Alternative Title derived from Colorado Springs Century Chest Collection, 1901, Ms 0349 finding aid, January 27, 2015.

Transcription of letter by Judith Reid Finley.

Documents originally digitized in JPEG format. JPEG document files were converted to PDF format in 2015.

Administrative Notes

Title supplied by cataloger.

Alternative Title derived from Colorado Springs Century Chest Collection, 1901, Ms 0349 finding aid, January 27, 2015.

Transcription of letter by Judith Reid Finley.

Documents originally digitized in JPEG format. JPEG document files were converted to PDF format in 2015.

Copyright
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Publisher
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PID
coccc:10794
Digital Origin
reformatted digital