Finding Aid for the Mildred Schoenborn Scrapbook

The scrapbook contains items pasted on pages of a book. The lettering on the book says “SCRAPBOOK” and the cover and pages are bound by string. The items in the scrapbook relate to Mildred Schoenborn’s life both before and after her marriage. The oldest item in the scrapbook is a copy of her parents wedding announcement. The album contains such items as newspaper clippings, telegrams, announcements, invitations, programs, post cards, photographs, and other memorabilia. Interesting items include invitations from several U.S. presidents to attend receptions at the White House. Mildred also kept a piece of the dirigible, USS Los Angeles. The items in the scrapbook provide insight into hobbies and pastimes of Mildred as well as genealogical information about members of her family.

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Reference

Jolene Clark, Archivist, Midwest Genealogy Center, Finding Aid for the Mildred Schoenborn Scrapbook, Midwest Genealogy Center, Mid-Continent Public Library, Independence, Missouri, 2018

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Jolene Clark, Archivist, Midwest Genealogy Center, “Finding Aid for the Mildred Schoenborn Scrapbook,” Genealogy Gallery, accessed December 16, 2018, http://content.mymcpl.org/items/show/8770.

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Title

Finding Aid for the Mildred Schoenborn Scrapbook

Subject

Genealogy
Family history
Schoenborn family

Description

The scrapbook contains items pasted on pages of a book. The lettering on the book says “SCRAPBOOK” and the cover and pages are bound by string. The items in the scrapbook relate to Mildred Schoenborn’s life both before and after her marriage. The oldest item in the scrapbook is a copy of her parents wedding announcement. The album contains such items as newspaper clippings, telegrams, announcements, invitations, programs, post cards, photographs, and other memorabilia. Interesting items include invitations from several U.S. presidents to attend receptions at the White House. Mildred also kept a piece of the dirigible, USS Los Angeles. The items in the scrapbook provide insight into hobbies and pastimes of Mildred as well as genealogical information about members of her family.

Creator

Jolene Clark, Archivist, Midwest Genealogy Center

Publisher

Midwest Genealogy Center, Mid-Continent Public Library, Independence, Missouri

Date

2018

Format

Portable Document File Format; 495 KB; 2 pages.

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

mildred schoenborn scrapbook.pdf