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Title Papers
Creator Werst, lillie Anna (Lyon), 1903-1976
Description Chiefly five diaries kept by Werst from 1918 to 1970. 1918 diary describes her family's auto trip from Washington state to California to work as agricultural laborers. 1961 diary relates her bus trip from Washington state to Kentucky and back. Also includes letters to Werst from family members related to the care of her son, 1934-1935; account book from an Olympic Peninsula boarding house, 1904-1905.
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Diary
Date 1887
Year Range From 1887
Year Range To 1976
Other Number SC 2140
Subjects Genealogy
Livestock
Migrant agricultural laborers
Migrant laborers
Religion
Search Terms Account books
California
Child care
Christian Scientists
Ewell family
Folk medicine
Lyon family
Smith family
Finding Aids For finding aid click here - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_mss_fin_aid/1237/
Catalog Number 1976.40.1
Dates of Creation 1903-1976
Extent 1 folder. 30 items. Originals.
Number of Images 0