Table of Contents
- Descriptive Summary
- Access Information
- Use Information
- Acquisition Information
- Processing Information
- Preferred Form of Citation
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Detailed Description of the Collection
- Seidel, Virginia
- Virginia Seidel Letter
- Inclusive Dates
- MC 2404
- 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
- Materials are in English.
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
- Handwritten letter, on bark, from Virginia Seidel to Almyra Love.
Please call (479) 575-8444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.
Use Restrictions Apply: Due to fragility of original document, letter may not be fully unfolded.
No Interlibrary Loan.
Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).
The Virginia Seidel Letter was donated to the Special Collections Department by Fran Morlan of Oceano, California, in December 2001.
Processed by Katrina Windon; completed in July 2019.
Preferred Form of Citation
Virginia Seidel Letter (MC 2404), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.
See Special Collections Citation Guide for more detailed information on how to cite specific documents from the collection.
Additional information about Virginia Seidel is not currently known.
Almyra Love, to whom the letter was written, was an Arkansas birdwatcher and author of the "Ozark Nature Notes" column for the Washington Observer. She was born July 19, 1894, to Adolph and Mary Barbara Dameier. She grew up and went to school in Illinois before moving to Oklahoma with her husband, Wray Love; the Loves moved to Washington County, Arkansas, in 1962. Love passed away December 4, 1993.
Scope and Content Note
Handwritten letter, on bark, from Virginia Seidel to Almyra Love, offering life updates and proposing that they travel together, as well as discussing her harvesting of the bark for stationery. Due to the brittleness of the original letter, a transcription of the letter has been created for researcher use.
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection:
Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10
|Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10||Folder MC 2404||
Letter from Virginia Seidel to Almyra Love, September 22, 1931
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