University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Maidel Baker Papers, 1913, 1962



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Baker, Maidel
Title: Maidel Baker Papers
Dates: 1913, 1962
Abstract: Postcards, photographs, and correspondence document Maidel Baker’s 1913 tour of Europe.
Accession No.: 2009-182
Extent: 5 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Maidel Baker was a 1912 graduate of the University of Texas, who toured Europe in 1913.


Scope and Contents

Postcards, photographs, and correspondence document Maidel Baker’s 1913 tour of Europe, which included England, Scotland, France, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, and Greece. Maidel Baker corresponded mostly with her family, especially her sister and mother. The papers also contain photocopies and typed transcripts of the original letters. Furthermore, the papers include documents related to Baker’s 50th University of Texas class reunion in 1962.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Baker, Maidel -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas.
Subjects
Travel.
Places
Europe.
Paris (France).
London (England).
Edinburgh (Scotland).
Interlaken (Switzerland).
Athens (Greece).
Berlin (Germany).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Maidel Baker Papers, 1913, 1962, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Megan Mummey, July 2009.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2E467 European Trip 1913
Correspondence, 1913
Mementos, 1913
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3T76 Photographs, 1913
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2E467 Postcards
Correspondence, June 13-June 21, 1913
Correspondence, June 24-July 6, 1913
Correspondence, July 14-July 20, 1913
Maidel Baker to Sister, Rome, August 9, 1913
Maidel Baker to Family, Athens, August 18, 1913
Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1913
Transcripts of Maidel Baker’s Correspondence, June-September 1913
Photocopies of Maidel Baker’s Correspondence, 1913
University of Texas Golden Anniversary 1962
Class of 1912, 1962
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3T76 Class of 1912 photograph, 1962