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June Loretta Taylor Murphy and Loretta Samels Taylor Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0331

Description of Contents

The collection consists of a scrapbook, programs, photographs, realia, and a My Golden School Days journal belonging to Loretta Samels and her daughter June Loretta Taylor. Both women attended St. Margaret's Academy in the early 1900s, and the materials relate to this school.

Dates

  • 1906 - 1990

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is available for use in Special Collections during the department's open hours.

Biography

Loretta Samels (married name Taylor) and her daughter June Loretta Taylor (married name Murphy) attended St. Margaret’s Academy, a Catholic girls’ school, in the early 1900s. Loretta Samels first attended Holy Angels Academy and later St. Margaret’s, which was founded in 1907. June Loretta Taylor (married name Murphy) attended St. Margaret’s Academy from 1937 to 1940. St. Margaret's Academy.

St. Margaret's Academy merged with Benilde High School in 1974 to become Benilde-St. Margaret's.

Extent

0.67 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Donor Information

This collection was donated by Loretta Murphy Nuessle in June 2017 as accession 2018.07.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Jenna Himsl in April 2018.

Title
June Loretta Taylor Murphy and Loretta Samels Taylor Family Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Jenna Himsl
Date
April 2018
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
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Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.
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