Skip to main content

Anna Whitcomb Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0065

Description of Contents

One box of 11 folders and 1 scrapbook. Poems, snapshots, travel diary of trip to Alaska in 1936.

Dates

  • 1929 - 1980

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is available for use during Special Collection’s open public hours and may be used only within the department.

Biography

Anna Whitcomb was born in March 1886 was a teacher and poet. She received her teaching certificate on June 2, 1919. Anna taught 7th and 8th grade History and Geography at Lake Harriet School in Minneapolis for twenty five years. Anna was the president of the Minneapolis Poetry Society for several years. Anna died on August 14, 1980.

Extent

0.42 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Title
Anna Whitcomb Papers
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.
612-543-8200