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Olive Rush diary fragments, between 1890 and 1907, from the Olive Rush papers, 1879-1967

Olive Rush diary fragments, between 1890 and 1907

Rush, Olive, 1873-1966

Item Information

Title: Olive Rush diary fragments

Date: between 1890 and 1907

Physical Details: Diary : 29 p. : handwritten ; 23 x 15 cm.

Description: Dated entries are from 1890, 1893, 1900 and 1907. Some entries are undated. Majority of entries are from 1890 and describe various details of Rush's daily life, focusing especially on her excitement about attending Earlham College to study painting.

Creator: Rush, Olive, 1873-1966

Forms part of: Olive Rush papers, 1879-1967

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Olive Rush diary fragments, between 1890 and 1907. Olive Rush papers, 1879-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 13536