McClung, Anna Gay
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: MSC 0182
Scope and Contents Collection includes: transcription of a diary of Mary A. Dickinson, kept during a summer trip from Louisiana to Canada, 1859. TS 49 pp.; [Anna Gay McClung] diary. Dec. 10, 1884-June 30, 1886. TS 61 pp.; Anna Gay McClung reminiscences, ca. 1950s. Topics include Ridgefield Plantation, Belair, Live Oaks, Two Old Wedding Dresses, and St. Louis Plantation. Carbon TS + St. Louis Plantation (TS blue copy 5 pp.) + photocopied family chart. Four papers: “Notes on the Desobry Family dictated to Anna Gay...
Scope and Contents Ca. 1931 notes written by Mrs. Charles J. McClung (Anna Gay) re: the cream lace dress she wore at a November 1931 “Gay Nineties” ball in Knoxville. The dress was bought and worn in New Orleans in the late 1890s; hat and gloves also described. One note on letterhead + envelope; one printed sketch of 1890s dress; two 1931 clippings; one small envelope with three small handwritten notes.