Frederique Caroline (Stenger) Baker Straley [RG5260.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG5260.AM:  Frederique Caroline (Stenger) Baker Straley, 1892-1986

Papers:  1897, 1913-1915
Columbus, Platte County, Nebraska
Size:  0.25 cu.ft.; one box

BACKGROUND NOTE

Born at Columbus, Nebraska, on June 25, 1892, Frederique Stenger married Oscar Baker in 1915.  The couple divorced in the 1920s, and Frederique then married Fred Straley in 1929.  They lived in Columbus until the 1950s when they moved to Kansas.  Frederique (Stenger) Straley died on July 2, 1986.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of one box containing a journal and correspondence written by Frederique Stenger during a tour of Europe in 1913.  Also included are itineraries of the tour, as well as a few letters and post cards dated before and after the tour.  The original journal is restricted for preservation.  Researchers are asked to use the photocopies provided in the box.

INVENTORY

Box 1
Folder

  1. European itinerary, 1913
  2. Diary, 1913 (photocopies)
  3. Correspondence during the tour, 1913
  4. Correspondence, 1897, 1913-1915
  5. Family history

 

Subject headings:

Diaries
Europe -- Description and travel
Stenger family
Straley, Frederique Caroline (Stenger) Baker, 1892-1986

 

TJR                     06-01-2004
Revised TMM      03-17-2021

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