Jury Family papers

Jury Family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Jury family
Title: Jury Family papers
Dates: 1902-1945
Quantity: 1.8 Linear feet 4 document boxes, 1 half box
Coll. Number: ms3185

Biographical/Historical Note

Frank and Annis Jury emigrated to Stockton, California from England at the turn of the 20th century, bringing with them their four children.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of manuscript letters documenting much of the lives of Annis Cowl Jury and her husband, Frank T. Jury following their emigration from Great Britain to Stockton, California. Many letters that Annis wrote from England detail her own and her daughters' time abroad. Many letters from Mae and Ethel (daughters) add different stories from the perspective of American teenagers visiting their parents' old country.


Index Terms

Great Britain--Emigration and immigration--History.
Immigrants--California--Stockton--Correspondence.
Immigrants--California--Stockton--History--20th century.
Immigrants--United States--Correspondence.
Immigrants--United States--History--20th century.
Jury family
World War, 1914-1918--Great Britain.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Jury family papers, ms3185, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11-18Correspondence, 1902-1913
 
BoxFolder
21-13Correspondence - 2, 1914-1915
 
BoxFolder
31-14Correspondence - 3, 1916-1924
 
BoxFolder
41-14Correspondence - 4, 1925-1945
 
15Correspondence - undated
 
16Photographs
 
BoxFolder
51Miscellaneous items
 
2Miscellaneous items
 
3Miscellaneous items