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Anna Whitcomb Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0065

Description of Contents

One box and a scrapbook, including poems, snapshots, and travel diary of trip to Alaska in 1936.

Dates

  • Creation: 1929 - 1980

Creator

Access

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

Biography

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