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Grace Estelle Fox Papers

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Correspondence and Papers of Florence Weaver Fox

Papers of Grace Fox

Estate of Grace Fox Papers



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Grace Estelle Fox Papers, 1889-1989 | McDaniel College

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Collection Overview

Title: Grace Estelle Fox Papers, 1889-1989Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1889-1950

ID: MS/2013.05

Primary Creator: Fox, Grace (b. 1899)

Extent: 7.0 Boxes

Arrangement: Genre and chronological

Date Acquired: 02/09/1989

Subjects: British - China - History - 19th Century, China, Letters - Courtship - 1890-1900, Pirates - China - History, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration

Languages: English

Biographical Note

Grace Fox was born December 25, 1899 in Washington, D.C.  to Edmund Fox and Florence Weaver Fox.  She  graduated from Vassar in 1922 and went on to Columbia University where she earned her M.A. in 1925 and her Ph.D. in 1940.  Ms Fox's field of study was British policy in the Far East.  She died in February of 1984.

Subject/Index Terms

British - China - History - 19th Century
China
Letters - Courtship - 1890-1900
Pirates - China - History
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration

Administrative Information

Repository: McDaniel College

Use Restrictions:

Copyright:  McDaniel College may hold copyright to sections of this material.

McDaniel College makes no representation that it is the owner of any copyright or other literary property in the materials contained in its archives, manuscript collections, and special collections unless specifically stated, (b) that in providing access to or permitting the reproduction of any such materials, McDaniel Archives does not assume any responsibility for obtaining or granting any permission to publish or use the same, and (c) that the responsibility (i) for determining the nature of any rights, and the ownership or interest therein, and for obtaining the appropriate permissions to publish or use and (ii) for determining the nature of any liabilities (including liabilities for defamation and invasion of privacy or publicity) that may arise from any publication or use, rest entirely with the researcher.

Copying:  Papers may be copied in accordance with the Archives usual procedures.

Acquisition Source: Grace Estelle Fox

Acquisition Method: Bequest

Related Materials: Grace Estelle Fox Papers, 1925-1970 at Columbia University Libraries Archival Collections For more information please see http://findingaids.cul.columbia.edu/ead/nnc-rb/ldpd_4078369/summary.

Preferred Citation:

Grace Estelle Fox Collection, 1889-1989,MS2013.05; McDaniel College Archives, Westminster, Maryland

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Citing Archival Collections

Processing Information: All records regarding the UNRRA  were kept in original order.   Printed duplicates of Grace Fox's articles were removed. When  the Fox-Weaver house was being put up for sale in 1989 the College's archivist had all  papers in books from the house removed and kept.   Most of these papers  refer to Korea, China, and Japan.  A list of books from the Fox-Weaver was not within the papers transferred to the Archives.


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[Series 1: Correspondence and Papers of Florence Weaver Fox, 1889-1898],
[Series 2: Papers of Grace Fox],
[Series 3: Estate of Grace Fox Papers, 1974-1990],
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Series 1: Correspondence and Papers of Florence Weaver Fox, 1889-1898Add to your cart.
This series contains mostly the letters sent to Florence Weaver from her fiancé Edmund Fox.  Also included are papers and correspondence concerning Florence's joining the D.A.R, her diaries of summer travels 1889-1891, and photographs.
Box B00381: 1896-1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003520: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, September - October 1896Add to your cart.
Folder F0003521: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, November 1896Add to your cart.
Folder F0003522: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, December 1896Add to your cart.
Folder F0003523: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, January 1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003524: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, February 1897Add to your cart.
Box B00382: 1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003525: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, March 16-31,  1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003526: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, April 1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003527: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, May 1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003528: Commencement Invitation and Program, June 7, 1897Add to your cart.
Commencement invitiaion and program for Geartown University's Law Department.  Also Photograph of Edmund Fox and another young man.
Folder F0003529: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, June 1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003530: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, July 1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003531: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, August 1897Add to your cart.
Box B00383: 1897-1898Add to your cart.
Folder F0003531: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, September 1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003532: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, October 1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003533: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, November 1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003534: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, December 1897Add to your cart.
Folder F0003535: Letters To Florence Weaver From Edmund Fox, January 1898Add to your cart.
Folder F0003536: Wedding, January- February 1898Add to your cart.
Includes invoices, regrets, and a letter with wedding wishes from her friend Nancy.  Florence Weaver married Edmund Fox on February 2, 1898.
Folder F0003537: Letters from Edmund Fox, 1898Add to your cart.

Three letters from Edmund Fox :

One to his wife, April 1898

Two to his in-laws Dr. and Mrs. Weaver, October 1898

Box B00384: 1889-1894Add to your cart.
Folder F0003538: Diary of Florence Weaver, Summer 1889Add to your cart.
European trip.  Two note books
Folder F0003539: Diary of Florence Weaver, August-November 1890Add to your cart.
During August and September Florence Weaver traveled throughout the mid west and western United States.
Folder F0003540: Diary of Florence Weaver, August 1891 and 1893Add to your cart.
During August of 1891 Florence traveled through South Carolina,  New York, Montreal, Quebec, and new York City.  This diary also contains her account of visiting the 1893 Exposition in Chicago.
Folder F0003541: Beulah A. Weaver, Receipt Book, circa 1894Add to your cart.
Note book containg recipes for cements to mend irons and pot, ochre wash for walls and cakes, icings, muffins, and an asparagus souffle.
Box B00385: 1863- 1910Add to your cart.
Folder F0003542: Papers, 1863-1898Add to your cart.
Bulk of material from 1890s includes programs, notes, calling cards, invoices, writing paper, October 1894 issue of "Spirit of '76," and a  grade report for Jacob Weaver from the Preparatory Department of Pennsylvania College, Gettysburg, 1863.
Folder F0003543: American Sentinel, December 21, 1894Add to your cart.
Folder F0003544: Florence Weaver D. A. R. in Maryland, 1894-1897Add to your cart.
Includes a copy of the Proposed Constitution of the Maryland Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
Folder F0003534: Letters to Florence Weaver, 1894-1895Add to your cart.
Letters from friends and family.
Folder F0003546: Letters to Florence Weaver, 1897Add to your cart.
Letters from friends and family.
Folder F0003547: Photographic Print,, June 1910Add to your cart.
Photographic print signed " To my dear friends, the Weavers from "Grandpap  (illegible)."

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