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Florence Riddick Boys papers

Label
Florence Riddick Boys papers, 1898-1982
Title
Florence Riddick Boys papers
Inclusive dates
1898-1982
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes typed sketches and other writings, newspaper articles, pamphlets, correspondence, magazine books, editorials, and photographs from Florence Riddick Boys ranging from 1898-1982 regarding the life of Florence Riddick Boys and her husband, Samuel B. Boys, "Woman's Page" and her authorship, the Republican Party, women's suffrage, and public welfare
Biographical or historical data
Florence Riddick Boys was born in Litchfield, Minnesota in 1873. She attended Albion College in 1891 where she met her future husband, Sam. She taught English, German, and History at the high school in Menominee, Michigan after she graduated. She then, along with Sam, moved to South Bend, Indiana where they got married on Thanksgiving Day of 1898. In 1904, they moved to Plymouth, Indiana where she became interested and active in child welfare, suffrage, and politics. She also became the County Chairman of Woman's Francise League in the 1910's. She passed away in 1963. She had five children.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1873-1963
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boys, Florence Riddick
Location of other archival material
Materials relating to this collection may be found in the Indiana collection, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN: ISLI 914 B793j: A Journey in Europe by Samuel E. Boys
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys, Florence Riddick
  • Republican Party (Ind.)
  • Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
  • Newspapers
  • Public welfare
  • Women authors
  • Women
  • Women
  • Plymouth (Ind.)
Label
Florence Riddick Boys papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/547
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/10/26 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid created 2016/10/26 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid updated 2016/11/14 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20839335
Extent
0.6 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Edith Boys Enos on 1991/08/02.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn966430012
  • (OCoLC)966430012
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
2 manuscript boxes
Label
Florence Riddick Boys papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/547
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/10/26 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid created 2016/10/26 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid updated 2016/11/14 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20839335
Extent
0.6 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Edith Boys Enos on 1991/08/02.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn966430012
  • (OCoLC)966430012
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
2 manuscript boxes

Library Locations

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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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