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Guide to the Helen Miller Gould Shepard Papers
 MS 1422

New-York Historical Society
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Collection processed by Julianna Monjeau

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on February 14, 2012
Finding Aid is written in English.

Container List

Series II: Writings by Helen Miller Gould Shepard, 1880-1938, undated

Arrangement Note

Series II: Writings by Helen Miller Gould Shepard is arranged by type and then chronologically.

Scope and Content Note

Series II: Writings by Helen Miller Gould Shepard contains both personal and published documents created by Helen Miller Gould Shepard including sketchbooks, school composition notebooks, a travel diary, and copies of religious tracts published by Helen. Sketchbooks include both tracings and original sketches by Helen as a young girl. The six notebooks in the series are Helen's school notebooks from Miss Jaudon's School in New York City on various humanities subjects, some of which are written in French. The travel diary chronicles her trip to Europe and Egypt, traveling on the Gould yacht "Atlanta" (Oct. 1877-Feb. 1888).

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 7 Sketchbooks
Box: 2 Folder : 8 Sketchbooks
1884, 1887
Box: 3 Folder : 1 "Passages to Memorize" leaflets
1904-1938, undated
Box: 3 Folder : 2 "Talks by H.G. Shepard" booklets
Box: 3 Folder : 3 Manuscript, "Ancestral Chart"
Box: 9 "Passages to Memorize", Braille
Box: 11 School notebooks
1881-1886, undated
Box: 11 Travel diary

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