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Van Wormer (Clara) Diary
MC316  
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Description
Diary of Clara G. Van Wormer, a Northern California woman who worked for famed horticulturalist Luther Burbank in the early 20th century, and who records a trip to the Pacific Northwest.
Background
Clara G. Van Wormer (1889-1983) was born in West Salem, Wisconsin. Her father, Clement Van Wormer, was an attorney and real estate agent, and around 1902 the family moved to Santa Rosa, California. The Van Wormers knew horticulturalist Luther Burbank, and Clement introduced his daughter to him.
Extent
1 volume [43] pages in a ruled notebook, plus two small photographs. 12mo. Limp black textured split-grain leather, a.e.g.
Restrictions
All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Availability
Collection is open for research.