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Finding Aid for the Ella Foy O'Gorman papers, 1860-1963
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Series 1: Genealogical research. 1867-1958.

Scope and Content

Consists of materials compiled or created by O'Gorman for her genealogical research, including ancestry charts, family trees, and coats of arms; correspondence; historical/government documents; handwritten looseleaf notes and notebooks; published works and related materials; newspaper clippings; and photographs.
Box 1, Folder 1, Box 5, Folders 1-2

Ancestry charts, family trees, and coats of arms. circa 1930s.

Box 2, Folders 1-2

Correspondence. 1922-1958.

Box 2, Folders 3-6

General genealogical materials. undated.

Box 3, Folder 4

Historical/government documents. circa 1948-1950.

Box 1, Folder 2

Looseleaf notes. undated.

Box 3, Folder 2

Materials related to published works. undated.

Box 3, Folder 3

Newspaper clippings. circa 1921-1933.

Box 1, Folders 7-9

Notebooks. 1938-1958.

Box 1, Folders 3-6

Photographs. 1867-1930.

Box 3, Folder 1

Published works. 1868-1947.


Series 2: Personal materials. 1904-1962.

Scope and Content

Consists of personal materials, including correspondence, family members' writings, government documents, historical association documents, newspaper clippings, notebooks, and photographs.
Box 4, Folder 1

Correspondence. 1904-1958.

Box 4, Folder 5

Family members' writings. circa 1944-1954.

Box 5

Government documents. 1962.

Box 4, Folder 4

Historical association documents. 1923-1959.

Box 4, Folder 3

Newspaper clippings. 1929-1962.

Box 4, Folders 6-10

Notebooks. 1912-1956.

Box 4, Folder 2, Box 5

Photographs. 1930-1962.

Box 4, Folder 11

Poetry; essay discussing Franklin D. Roosevelt. undated.

Scope and Content Note

This file consists of items whose relationship to any of the other files cannot be determined, including copies of poems apparently not written by O'Gorman and a typewritten essay discussing Franklin D. Roosevelt (author unidentified).