Gertrude Jellif Perry Diary, 1908
Ms B55

Summary Information

Repository
Fairfield Museum and History Center
Creator - Author
Perry, Gertrude Jellif, 1873-1951
Title
Gertrude Jellif Perry Diary, 1908
ID
Ms B55
Date
1908
Extent
0.25 Linear feet (1 volume, 1 photograph)
Language
English

Preferred Citation note

Item, Collection Title, Collection number (Box #, Folder #). Fairfield Museum and History Center, Fairfield, Connecticut.

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Biographical/Historical note

Gertrude Jellif (ca. 1873-1951) of Fairfield married Monroe Perry (ca. 1872-1954). Their daughter Gertrude was born on December 31, 1907 at the home of her parents.

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Scope and Contents note

This is a handwritten diary kept by Gertrude Jellif Perry for the year 1908. It discusses her recuperation after childbirth, daily activities and town events. There is also 1 photograph, possibly of the Perry farm.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Fairfield Museum and History Center

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT
203-259-1598

Conditions Governing Access note

There are no restrictions on access to this collection.

Conditions Governing Use note

Use of the material requires compliance with the Fairfield Museum and History Center regulations.

Custodial History note

This item was donated by David Zincavage on 16 December 1994 and is accession number L94.Dec.13.

Processing Information note

This collection was processed by Barbara Austen in April 1995.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Childbirth.
  • Farms--Connecticut--Fairfield.
  • Women--Connecticut--Fairfield--Diaries.

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