Ethel Bossom

Ethel Bossom
1945 – 1959
1 mss box

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Processed by: Unknown
Finding Aid by: Brent Abercrombie, September 2012

Biographical Note:

Ethel Bossom, born abt. 1876, worked as a schoolteacher in Terre Haute, Indiana. Miss Bossom died in 1962 at the age of 86.


1940 U.S. Census.
Terre-Haute History Scrapbooks. Vigo County Public Library.

Scope and Content:

The collection consists of 16 diaries written by Ethel Bossom detailing her daily activities (1945 – 1959).

Photocopy Policy:

Manuscript material CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in its entirety. Photocopies and/or digital reproductions (i.e. scans, digital photographs) cannot exceed 25% of a COLLECTION or FOLDER within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Please check with the Manuscript Librarian for possible alternatives.

Collection Inventory

Box and Folder Listing:

Box 1.  1945 – 1959 

1. Diaries, 1945 – 1947
2. Diaries, 1948 – 1950
3. Diaries, 1951 – 1953
4. Diaries, 1954 – 1956
5. Diaries, 1957 – 1959

Collection Information:

Size of Collection: 1 mss box, 5 folders
Collection Dates: 1945 – 1959
Provenance:  Dorothy Clark, Oct. 7, 1981
Access: The Collection is Open for Research Use
Restrictions:  None
Reproduction Rights: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscripts and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in: English
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