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Accession #MC2004/207
TopicKing, Florence,
KeywordsAlumna, Alumni,
TitleFlorence King Material
Size1 File, 1 CD, 1 digital copy of CD on archives network
LocationMC General File: King, Florence, DVD in Media Cabinet and on the archives' network
CitationFlorence King Material, MC2004/207, Archives and Church of the Brethren Collection, Funderburg Library, Manchester University, North Manchester, Indiana.
AccessResearchers are responsible for determining copyright status of archived materials where this is relevant to their intended use of the materials.
ProvenanceCraig Largent, Stanford University student
Scope and Content

Florence King CD located in the Media Cabinet in order of accession number. Information copied to archives network [Y:] 5 March 2018 by Jeanine Wine.  It can be located in the Alumni and Student Information and Pictures folder (by King, Florence) or by searching for the accession number in this format: MC2004_207.

MC General File [King, Florence] for Obituaries from Chicago Tribune, Chicago Commerce and Chicago Legal News, a photograph, and two biographical sketches--one from The Technical World and one written by Zoe Hartman.  Also a copy of an e-mail from Craig Largent.

Date of Accession05 February 2004
Bio History Note

Florence King was the first female patent attorney in the United States.  She graduated from Mount Morris College in 1891.  She died in 1924.

Manchester College and Mount Morris College merged in 1932.

Archivist Note

Description prepared 5 February 2004, updated 09 February 2004 by Sara L. Smith., and last updated 5 March 2018 by Jeanine Wine. 


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