Bessie Nicholls Croffut Papers,
undated

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7197
Creators:
Croffut, Bessie Nicholls
Dates:
undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 folder.
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These papers consist of a manuscript of Bessie Nicholls Croffut, containing recollections of her life in Washington, D.C., with William Augustus Croffut. They also include a typescript of the work.

Historical Note
Historical Note
Bessie Nicholls Croffut was the second wife of William Augustus Croffut (1835-1915), author and newspaperman. He served as executive officer of the United States Geological Survey from 1888 to 1894.

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7197, Bessie Nicholls Croffut Papers

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Croffut, Bessie Nicholls Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Croffut, W. A. (William Augustus), 1835-1915 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Geological Survey (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Geology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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