Brookings, Anne. Papers, 1929-1933 (bulk)

Papers, 1929-1933 (bulk)

MS 4691

0.5 linear Feet

Processed August 2003 by Jessica Steytler

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Anne Brookings was a missionary with the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. She traveled to South Africa in 1929. This collection consists mainly of her correspondence to friends and family while she was abroad. Brookings wrote home on a weekly basis until 1934. After that date, there are only a few letters from 1938 and 1943. The second half of the collection consists of scrap books and photographs.


Box List

Box 1
  1. Correspondence no date
  2-9. Correspondence 1921, 1929-1933
  10. Correspondence 1934, 1938, 1943
  11. Articles by Anne Brookings, no date
  12. Programs about Anne Brookings 1929
  13. Poetry 1914, 1927
  14. Map, S. Africa no date
  15. Marion Brookings, Travelogue June-July 1982
Box 2
    2 photograph albums  
    1 scrap book