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Guide to the Demia Butler Papers 1892-1893

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Butler, Demia. Papers




0.1 linear ft. (1 folder)


Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.


The Demia Butler Papers consist of a diary written during Butler's first year as a student at the University of Chicago, 1892-1893.

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Biographical Note

Demia Butler was from Irvington, Indiana. She attended the Girl's Classical School on Indianapolis, Indiana. Butler began school at the University of Chicago in 1892, receiving her Junior College certificate in 1897. She continued at the University, receiving her Ph.B in English in April 1898.

Scope Note

The Demia Butler Papers consist of a diary from 1892 to 1893, which represents Butler's first year as a student at the University of Chicago.

Related Resources

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Subject Headings


Box 1   Folder 1

Diary of first year at University of Chicago,

September 21, 1892 - April 14th, 1893

View digitized documents, part 1.

View digitized documents, part 2.

View digitized documents, part 3.