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Overview of the Collection

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Detailed Description of the Collection

Frances Killen Smith Diary



Overview of the Collection

Accession No.: MA07-11
Repository: Texas/Dallas History & Archives, Dallas Public Library
1515 Young St
Dallas, TX 75201
Creator: Frances Killen Smith
Title: Frances Killen Smith Diary
Dates: 1857-1860
Quantity: 1 Box
Abstract: Frances Killen Smith wrote of her daily experiences of living on a farm in what is now north Dallas.
Language: The records are in English.

Biographical Note

Frances Killen Smith was born on July 14, 1838 to parents Reverend J.A. and Ann Smith. She married John M. Laws September 9, 1858 and died June 26, 1876.

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Scope and Contents

The collection contains one diary, one typescript of the diary, and one CD with ten photos.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Use of the typescript copy of Smith's diary is preferred, unless under extraordinary circumstances.

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Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Persons:

Frances Killen Smith

Family Names:

Smith

Places:

Dallas (Tex.)

Titles:

Frances Killen Smith Diary

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

MA07-11 Frances Killen Smith Diary Texas/Dallas History & Archives Division, Dallas Public Library

Processing Information

Processed by Brian Collins.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

1 1 Familt Information (genealogy)
2 Photos (20 images)
3 CD of photos (scanned front and back).
4 Typescript of Diary
5 Diary