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Alonzo Gore Oakley Diaries


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Oakley, Alonzo Gore

Alonzo Gore Oakley became manager of the New York office of the United States Fidelity and Guaranty Company in 1910 and was promoted to vice-president, resident in New York, in the 1930s.

The collection consists of 50 diaries of Oakley, several of which detail trips taken abroad.

The diaries are arranged chronologically.

Gift of George Collins in 2009. AM 2009-142

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This collection was processed by John Delaney in June 2009. Finding aid written by John Delaney in June 2009. Folder Inventory added by Hilde Creager '2015 in 2013.

No appraisal information is available.

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Collection Inventory

Year Book Diaries gift of United States Fidelity and Guaranty Co., 1901-1904. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Diary inscribed with "A Line A Day", 1911. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Diaries inscribed "Alonzo Gore Oakley", 1941-1948. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Diary inscibed with "Engagements", 1948. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Diaries inscribed with "My Trip Abroad", 1924-1925. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Pocket Diaries inscribed with their respective year, 1899-1940. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

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