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The log book of my trip to California : manuscript /

Louise Pettit, 323 Pearl St., Ottawa, Ill.

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Creator: Pettit, Louise
Published: Illinois ; 1937 June 8-13.
Topics: Automobile travel - West (U.S.) | Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939. | Manuscripts, American. | Pettit, Louise - Travel - West (U.S.) | Pettit, Louise - Diaries.
Regions: Illinois - Description and travel. | Missouri - Description and travel. | Kansas - Description and travel.
Genres: Diaries - United States - 1937. | Manuscripts (documents) - United States - 1937. | Postcards - Minnesota - Saint Paul - 1930-1939.
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245 14|aThe log book of my trip to California :|kmanuscript /|cLouise Pettit, 323 Pearl St., Ottawa, Ill.
260 |aIllinois ;|aMissouri ;|aKansas,|c1937 June 8-13.
300 |a1 volume (mostly blank) ;|c18 x 13 cm
336 |atext|btxt|2rdacontent
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500 |aTitle from title page; statement of responsibility from inside front cover.
500 |aThe diary includes 21 pages of entries ending in Kansas; the rest of the volume is blank.
500 |aA postcard of the Minnesota State Capitol, St. Paul, Minn., addressed to "Mr. and Mrs. Dr. R. Pettit" from Max Sibey, is laid in.
520 2 |aTravel diary of Louise Pettit documenting a trip she took with her family from Ottawa, Illinois, toward California across Missouri and Kansas.|bBased on the content of the diary, Pettit was probably an adolescent or young adult at the time of the trip. The Pettits traveled west by automobile on a camping trip with the Davis family. The diary includes descriptions of locations along the way, including Dodge City, Missouri, the Santa Fe Trail, and the Dust Bowl regions of Kansas, and recounts the repair of a flat tire and games that Louise Pettit played with her friend Fanny Davis.
561 |aForms part of the Midwest Manuscript Collection at the Newberry Library.
563 |aContemporary binding of blue cloth over boards with black embossed cover title: Scribbler.
600 10|aPettit, Louise|xTravel|zWest (U.S.)
600 10|aPettit, Louise|vDiaries.
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650 0|aDust Bowl Era, 1931-1939.
650 0|aManuscripts, American.
651 0|aIllinois|xDescription and travel.
651 0|aMissouri|xDescription and travel.
651 0|aKansas|xDescription and travel.
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710 2 |aMidwest Manuscript Collection (Newberry Library)
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910 |aBook fair 2016 jlg
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