Anne Wheeler Young and William Young scrapbooks

Summary

Creator: Young, Anne Wheeler
Date(s): 1934-1953
Call Number: MSS 0093, Item 0003
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: This collection comprises eight scrapbooks and special periodical issues assembled and collected by Philadelphia resident Anne Wheeler Young, who was interested in sensational news such as the trial and execution of Bruno Hauptmann for the murder of Charles A. Lindbergh, Jr., and celebrity coverage of British royalty, particularly King George V, King Edward VII, and Queen Elizabeth II. The collection also includes a scrapbook complied by Mrs. Young’s son, William Young, for an eighth-grade American history assignment.
Physical Description: 9 volumes (5 clamshell boxes)
Source: Gift of William Young, 2004.
Processing and Encoding: Processed by Theresa Hessey, May 2004. Encoded by Anita Wellner, December 2007. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard