Mary Leihr Scrapbook, 1926-1927
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Brief Description: This scrapbook was compiled by Mary Leihr during 1926 and 1927. The scrapbook includes drawings, cartoons, notes, letters, and telegrams sent by Mary's beau Al William Logan, a travelling saleman. Many of the cartoons and sketches express Al's adoration for Mary and illustrate his travels. The notes and sketches are also representative of 1920s American culture with references to fashion, radio, race, and humor.
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Created by: Leihr, Mary
Volume: 0.2 Linear Feet
Acquired: 9999-207 (accessioned in Jan 2012. Found in stacks)
Biographical Note for Leihr, Mary : Mary Leihr lived in Indianiapolis, Indiana during the 1920s. Her beau, Al William Logan, appears to have been a travelling saleman. He wrote Mary letters and drew her sketches while he was away on business in California, Oregon, Washington, North Dakota, Montana, and Minnesota.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
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Acquisition Notes: Found in the stacks. Donor and acquisition date unknown.
Related Materials: Susanna Bruff Scrapbook, 1927-1929
PreferredCitation: Identification of item, folder title, box number, Mary Leihr Scrapbook, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.