Emma Ruth Papers, 1900-1960
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Brief Description:

Box 1: correspondence, diaries, teaching certificates, clippings, notes

Box 2: correspondence, photos, school materials, slides, diaries, creative writing materials

Box 3: photos, clippings, family history info, video copy of movies in box 4

Box 4: 8mm home movies

Box 5: framed photo of Jakob Haury (1839-1929) family

"Box" 6 (map folder): diplomas, certificates

box 7: photos removed from photo processing area 8 Sept 2011

Held at:
Bethel College Mennonite Library and Archives
Bethel College-Mennonite Library and Archives
300 East 27th St
North Newton, KS 67117 531
Phone: 316-284-5304
Fax: 316-284-5843
Email: mla [at] bethelks.edu
Record Series Number: 00/MS.236
Created by: Ruth, Emma (1891-1965)
Volume: 3.45 Cubic Feet
Arrangement: unprocessed
Biographical Note for Ruth, Emma (1891-1965) :

Born 26 September 1891 near Halstead, Kansas. Parents John A. Ruth and Clara Eymann.

Graduated from Bethel Academy 1914.

Moved to Reedley, California, 1915.

Graduated from University of California 1925.

Worked as a piano teacher.

1947-1963 taught music in India and Kokaikanal and Woodstock schools.

Died 15 April 1965, Reedley, California.

Access Restrictions: open to research use
Subject Index
Mennonites - California
Genres/Forms of Material
Film, 8mm
Mennonite women - Diaries
Slides (photographs)
Video cassettes
Languages of Materials
English [eng]