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COLLECTION Identifier: A/S6289

Diary of Anna Catherine Skoog, 1931-1935


Diary kept by Anna Catherine Skoog.


  • 1931-1935

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the diary created by Anna Catherine Skoog as well as copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.

Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.


1 folder

Collection contains Anna Catherine Skoog's five-year diary detailing social events, school experiences, books read, attending church, and movie viewing, etc. Last page of diary includes list of nicknames used in entries. Collection also includes a partial transcription.


Anna Catherine Skoog was born on January 21, 1917. She lived in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, area.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: 2006-M184

The diary of Anna Catherine Skoog was acquired by the Schlesinger Library from Dan Casavant in 2006.

Processing Information

Processed: October 2006

By: Anne Engelhart

Updated and additional description added: March 2021

By: Cat Lea Holbrook

The Schlesinger Library attempts to provide a basic level of preservation and access for all collections, and does more extensive processing of higher priority collections as time and resources permit.  Finding aids may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
Language of description
Processing of this collection was made possible by the Zetlin Sisters Fund and the Jane Rainie Opel '50 Fund.

Repository Details

Part of the Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute Repository

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