Florence Merriam Bailey Papers, 1865-1942
About the Project
These papers consist of Florence Merriam Bailey's diaries, 1874, 1887, as well as additional journals kept on trips to Bermuda, 1890, California, 1907 and Maine 1911. Other materials include expense account books; articles and news clippings concerning and written by Bailey; a scrapbook; childhood writings; college papers and memorabilia; manuscripts of papers on birds; reading lists; one letter; and photographs of family and various landscapes. Also included are oversize photographs of a relative's golden wedding celebration. Selected transcriptions are available below, or you can explore the finding aid.