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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

    1. Diary, 1913 (photocopies)

    1. Correspondence during the tour, 1913

    1. Correspondence, 1897, 1913-1915

    1. 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