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Elizabeth Fritts scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0192

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook put together by Elizabeth Fritts after having a miscarriage. Includes her journal about the event, cards from well-wishers, hospital bill, photographs, pathology report. Box also includes obituaries located through research by Danette Welch, McClung Collection staff member.

Dates

  • 1955

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at mcclung-archivist@knoxlib.org

Biographical / Historical

Elizabeth Hildreth married Curtis Fritts in Lenoir City, Tenn. on December 16, 1951. She first got pregnant in 1955 and lost the baby at approximately 3 months gestation. They had two other children together, Ramona and Charles. Mr. Fritts was a machinist at K-25 in Oak Ridge and Mrs. Fritts was a teacher in the Lenoir City school system. Mrs. Fritts died March 20, 2021.

Extent

1 box : 1 book ; 10"x12"x1/2"

Language of Materials

English

Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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