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Florence Ross Johnston Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: LU-MS-058
This collection contains a scrapbook and a transcribed diary documenting the life of Florence Ross from 1904 to 1916. Ross lived in Appleton, attended Lawrence College as a freshman, sophomore, and junior from 1910 to 1913, and transferred to UW-Madison for her senior year. The scrapbook dates from 1904 to 1916 and contains photographs, newspaper clippings, tickets from college events, dance cards, letters, and commencement programs. The transcribed diary contains short entries describing Ross's activities for each day from 1912 to 1916.


  • 1904-1916
  • Other: Date acquired: 06/28/1994


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research

Conditions Governing Use

Lawrence University does not hold the copyright for all materials in this collection. Uses beyond those allowed for fair use under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) require the researcher to secure permission from the copyright holder.


2 items

Method of Acquisition

Martha Johnston Prince donated the scrapbook on June 28, 1994 and the transcribed diary on May 1, 2018.

Processing Information

Scrapbook processed by Amelia Kate Anderson, 2012.
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Revision Statements

  • 2018: Revised to incorporate transcribed diary

Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

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