Peterson, Lorinda Fidelia Turner.  Diaries of Lorinda Turner Peterson, 1886-1973.

CAMC Collection 88


Peterson, Lorinda Fidelia Turner.  Diaries of Lorinda Turner Peterson, 1886-1973.  CAMC Collection 88.  1 Records Center Carton, 2 Hollinger boxes and 1 flat box.

 

ABSTRACT:
The Lorinda Fidelia Turner Peterson collection contains the diaries, correspondence, and scrapbooks of Lorinda Peterson.  Peterson lived in Oshawa, Minnesota until 1950, after which she moved to St. Peter, Minnesota.  Her diaries contain a daily record of the weather and her activities from 1930 to 1973.  She was born on 3 November 1875 and attended Gustavus Adolphus College from 1890-1893.  On 9 June 1915, she married C. Edward Peterson.  She died on 19 December 1973.

 

RESTRICTIONS:
There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of the College Archives, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library, and Gustavus Adolphus College.

 

COLLECTION CITATION:
Peterson, Lorinda Fidelia Turner.  Diaries of Lorinda Turner Peterson, 1886-1973. CAMC Collection 88.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.

 

PROCESSED BY:
Amy Gratz, archives volunteer, processed this collection and developed the finding aid during November 2010.

 


RELATED COLLECTIONS IN THE ARCHIVES:

Turner, John Peter.  Correspondence and Certificates of John Peter Turner, 1855-1910. CAMC Collection 65. 

Turner, Mathilda Lundeen.  Mathilda Lundeen Turner Correspondence, 1869-1927. CAMC Collection 72.

Turner, August Elmer.  Personal Papers of August Turner, 1892-1969. CAMC Collection 70. 

Turner, Winfield H.  Outgoing Correspondence and Miscellaneous Memorial Clippings of Winfield H. Turner, 1901-1977. CAMC Collection 63. 

Turner, Amelia Hildegarde.  Correspondence, Diaries, and Papers of Amelia Hildegarde Turner, 1908-1936. CAMC Collection 68. 

Peterson, Florence Mathilda Turner.  Collection of Florence Turner Peterson, 1865-1988.  CAMC Collection 89.

Peterson, C. Edward.  C. Edward Peterson Papers, 1914-1978.  CAMC Collection 87.

 

SUBJECT HEADINGS:
Peterson, Lorinda Fidelia Turner, 1875-1973.
Diaries.
Scrapbooks--1930-1960.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Alumni and alumnae.

 

 

CAMC Collection 88

Box

Folder

Autograph Album and Novel Princess, 1886 and 1898

1

1

Birth Certificate, Wedding Invitation, and Memorial Service Program, 1915, 1939, 1956, and 1973

1

2

College Transcripts, Gustavus, 1890-93

1

3

Correspondence, 1903, 1907-10, 1912-15, 1924, 1960, 1961, 1963, 1966, 1973, and undated

1

4

Correspondence – outgoing, 1920 and 1924

1

5

Guest Book, 1955

1

6

Poetry and Quotation Notebooks, Birthday Book, Ephemera, 1904, 1910, 1925, 1935, and undated

1

7

Silver Anniversary Cards, 1940

1

8

Diaries, 1911-12

1

9

Diary, 1912-13

1

10

Diaries, 1930-32, 1935-41

1

11

Diaries, 1942-44

1

12

Diaries, 1945-47

1

13

Diaries, 1948-49, 1952

1

14

Diaries, 1950-51

1

15

Diaries, 1953-54

1

16

Diaries, 1955-56

1

17

Diaries, 1957-58

1

18

Diaries, 1959-60

1

19

Diaries, 1961-62

1

20

Diaries, 1963-64

1

21

Diaries, 1965-66

1

22

Diaries, 1966-67

1

23

Diaries, 1967-69

1

24

Diaries, 1969-70

1

25

Negatives, undated

1

26

Newspaper Clippings, undated

4

1

Scrapbook, c. 1904-06

1

27

Scrapbook, c. 1907-08

1

28

Scrapbook no. 2, c. 1909-63

4

--

Scrapbook, c. 1910-12

2

1

Scrapbook, c. 1911

2

2

Scrapbook, c. 1912-25

2

3

Scrapbook, c. 1913-33

3

1

Scrapbook, c. 1918-23

3

2

Scrapbook no. 3, c. 1922-69

4

--

Scrapbook from F.M.T., 9 June 1935

3

3

Scrapbook, c. 1947-51

3

4

Scrapbook, c. 1949-65

3

5

Scrapbook, c. 1958-71

4

--

Scrapbook, undated

2

4