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Agnes Slemons Travel Diary

Identifier: MS S2

Scope and Contents

A travel diary written by Agnes Slemons on a trip to Europe with Nan Wade in 1962, with subsequent entries noting dates and locations of later trips.


  • 1962-1966.


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Biographical Note

Agnes Boyd Slemons joined the Northeast Missouri State Teacher's College (now Truman State University) faculty in 1931 and retired as Assistant Professor of Journalism in 1965. Dr. Nan Eliza Boyd joined the faculty in 1929 and retired as Professor of Modern Languages in 1956.


1 volume

Language of Materials



Agnes Slemons' travel diary of a trip to Europe with Nan Wade in 1962 giving daily accounts of activities in "Travels Abroad" diary provided by Cunard Lines. Dates and locations of subsequent trips are also included.


This collection is organized into a single series - Diary of Agnes Slemons and Nan Wade to Europe in 1962; Diary kept by Agnes Slemons, 1962-1966.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This diary was given to Pickler Memorial Library some time between 1968 and 1972.

Processing Information

This diary is in its original order.

Agnes Slemons Travel Diary, 1962-1966
Finding aid prepared by Cheryl Musch.
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Truman State University, Pickler Memorial Library, Special Collections Manuscripts Repository