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Lucy Monroe Calhoun Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-126
Abstract Six letters by Lucy Monroe Calhoun and three by her husband, William J. Calhoun (U.S. Minister to China, 1909-1913), regarding their experiences in China during the last years of the Qing Dynasty, which includes a description of the December 1922 wedding of Emperor Puyi. Another letter relates Monroe’s visit to Le Mans, France, the American Red Cross embarkation camp at the end of World War I. Also, a newspaper clipping and a photograph of Emperor Puyi as a child.
Dates: 1909-1922 or 1923

Stuart W. Miller Collection of Midwestern Recipe Books

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Miller-S
Abstract Recipe books published in the Midwest throughout the twentieth century. Many books also contain housekeeping, etiquette, and fashion tips; instruction manuals; food and brand histories; or almanacs.
Dates: 1905-2008