Gertrude Hill Lakey collection
Scope and Contents
The collection primarily consists of souvenir post card folders sent to Gertrude Hill Lakey in 1926 and 1927. There are also other letters, as well as a lock of hair in a bag with a 1924 dog tag and a typed essay.
- Lakey, Gertrude Hill (Person)
Biographical / Historical
Gertrude Hill Lakey lived in Corona, Alabama, in the early part of the 20th century. In 1926 and 1927 she received souvenir post cards from tourist destinations across the southern, eastern and lower plains states.
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Language of Materials
Souvenir post cards and other mementos and keepsakes. There is also a typed manuscript by Jacqueline Box Blaylock, "A Tribute to the Memory of Perry Jackson Box."
gift of Susan S. Tolbert, 2013
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Martha Bace, 2013
- Guide to the Gertrude Hill Lakey collection
- February 2013
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