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  • Scope and Contents
  • Arrangement Note
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Accruals and Additions
  • Preferred Citation

  • Contributing Institution: Special Collections & University Archives
    Title: Mann Family Papers
    Creator: Mann, Betty A
    Identifier/Call Number: MS-0567
    Physical Description: 0.20 Linear Feet
    Date (inclusive): 1920-1937
    Language of Material: English .

    Scope and Contents

    The Mann Family Papers collection is comprised of 31 personal letters written primarily between Betty A. Mann, friends and family, as well as between E. C. Mann and Betty A. Mann from 1920 to 1937. Mostly comrpised of general correspondence, the letter contents include general life, health, and weather updates from friends and family, including travel arrangements for visits.
    Notably, Betty Avery Mann recieved letters from her uncle, Geo Stafford, who was a long time patient at the Parsons State Hopsital, a state hospital for epileptics. Interestingly, Stafford often notes the poor living conditions endured by patients and his experiences with early mental health.

    Arrangement Note

    Chronological

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Accruals and Additions

    9999-174

    Preferred Citation

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Mann Family Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, San Diego State University Library.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Correspondence--20th century
    Women--California--San Diego