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Southern, Neta Snook (1896-1991) Diary of Neta Snook Southern

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07243.003 Author/Creator: Southern, Neta Snook (1896-1991) Place Written: s.l. Type: Diaries & Journals Date: 1934-1963 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: This daily diary book primarily includes lists and notes regarding Snook Southern's farm and home. The diary is used sporadically for a nineteen year period. Also included with the diary are various newspaper clippings and receipts.

People: Southern, Neta Snook, 1896-1991.

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Keywords/Subjects: Woman Author, Women's History, Aviation, Soldier's Diary

Sub Era: The Great Depression