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H03-1514. Dykstra, Keith. Papers, 1910-1911, n.d. 1.00 linear ft.

 Collection
Identifier: H03-1514

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of storybooks that were written in 1910-1911. They appear to be written by a child and the initials on the books (H.M.) may indicate that the author is Herman Roscce Miller who lived at 220 West 16th Street in Holland, Michigan. These stories are mostly about the adventures of a group of children and a person named Slamaway. They indicate the culture of the period and how children interacted. Of interest in one these stories are references to African-Americans, hunting, and football (Culver College).

Dates

  • 1910 - 1911
  • n.d.

Creator

Extent

1.00 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection consists of storybooks that were written in 1910-1911. They appear to be written by a child and the initials on the books (H. M.) may indicate that the author is Herman Roscoe Miller who lived at 220 West 16th Street in Holland, Michigan. These stories are mostly about the adventures of a group of children and a person named Slamaway. They indicate the culture of the period and how children interacted. Of interest in one these stories are references to African-Americans, hunting, and football (Culver College). Detailed Collection Register available.

Provenance

Keith Dykstra

Creator

Source

Status
Completed
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Joint Archives of Holland Repository

Contact:
Theil Research Center
9 East 10th Street
Holland Michigan 49423 United States
616-395-7798