Fonds - Charlotte M. Gilpin fonds

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Charlotte M. Gilpin fonds

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  • 1897, 1901-1902, 1915-1934 (Creation)

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  • 3 cm of graphic material (photographs)
  • 3 cm of textual records

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Album was donated by Tom Morse.

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Fonds consists of one album containing photographs of a trip to England, Scotland, postcards, and photos of C.M. Gilpin, W.J. Gilpin Jr., C. Gilpin, Barney's River, and Digby. All images have been identified. Also included is one notebook kept by Charlotte while taking an art history course at the Acadia Seminary and some legal documents regarding the settlement of her mother's estate, including her mother's last will and testament and a memorial to Charlotte, which is on display (copy) in Gilpin Room (original is in storage).

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Album covers are broken and some pages have come loose. Pages have been interleaved with acid free paper.

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Album 80.25.44, box 2, archival room, notebook 90.13.03, box 2 archival room,

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See also William Sawry Gilpin fonds and the Mary (Waters) Gilpin fonds.

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Search for images from the Charlotte Gilpin fonds in the Photographic Database

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