Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071
Collection Title: Mary Bridges Scrapbook
Series Number: MS10-94
Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on October 4, 2010.
Date Listed: October 4, 2010
Date Span: 1901-1935 (bulk 1917-1923)
Size of Collection: 0.10 linear feet.
Number of Boxes: 1 legal size file folder.
Type of Material: Scrapbook and newspaper clippings.
Condition of Material: Fair with foxing and fading caused by aging and improper storage.
Arrangement: Organized by creator.
Biographical / Historical Information: Mary June Sanders Bridges was believed to have been a resident of Trigg County, Kentucky during the early half of the 20th Century.
Scope and Content: Collection consists of a scrapbook of newspaper clippings related to people and events in Trigg County, Kentucky from 1901 to 1935. The majority of the newspaper articles date from the time of the First World War to the early 1920s. The clippings are of wedding announcements, obituaries and significant events that occurred in Trigg County during the first few decades of the 20th Century. Included in the scrapbook are short stories, poetry and articles focusing upon the American Civil War.
Subject Headings / Descriptors:
Bridges, Mary June Sanders
Trigg County (Ky.) – History.
Obituaries – Kentucky – Trigg County.
Marriage announcements – Kentucky – Trigg County.