The Maud H. Miller papers is a
collection of personal documents and correspondence from Maud H. Miller, a Riverside
resident and former employee of the United States Bureau of War Risk Assurance. Materials in
the collection include Miller's correspondence with multiple politicians on issues important
to her, editorials and autobiographical stories written by Miller, family photographs, and
some personal correspondence.
Maud Holmes Miller was born in Louisiana in 1876, and moved to Riverside with her family in
1877. She graduated from Riverside Union High School in 1895, and in 1904 she was named Miss
Riverside. She worked as a book keeper for several Riverside stores, and in 1920 was working
as a clerk for the Bureau of War Risk Insurance, a part of the U.S. Treasury Department.
0.23 Linear Feet
(1 box, 1 flat file folder)
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