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Cole Family Papers


Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]

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Cole, Alma

Harriet Gillett Cole was relation of Samuel T. Gillet. She was married to Charles K. Cole of Jacksonville, Illinois. Alma Cole was their daughter.

Consists of the papers of Harriet and Alma Cole, wife and daughter of Charles K. Cole, largely relating to the women's stakes in mining operations in Montana and Colorado. Also includes travel documents to Hongkong and Alma Cole's diet and exercise regimen, detailed and illustrated instructions for diet and stretches mailed monthly by Susanna Cocroft's Physical Culture Extension Society.

Arranged topically.

Gift of Gillett Griffin in 2013. Formerly deposit #9368.

Processed by Regine Heberlein in 2013.

No materials were separated during 2013 processing.

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This collection is open for research.

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Collection Inventory

Alma and Harriet Cole Mining Certificates and Agent Correspondence, 1901-1913. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Alma Cole Monthly Mail Exercise Regimen by Susanna Cocroft, Physical Culture Extension Society, 1911-1912. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Harriet Cole Correspondence Regarding Lawndale Real Estate, 1900. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Alma and Harriet Passports and Travel Permits to Japan and Hongkong, 1915. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

Mineral Certificates, 1866-1883. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

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