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John Henry Bradley Storrs papers, 1790-2007, bulk 1900-1956

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Series 1: Biographical Material , 1837, 1860-1984
0.6 Linear feet
Boxes 1, 20, 25, OV 23

Scattered biographical material about John Storrs and the Storrs family consist primarily of chronologies and summaries of his career and important life events including a detailed account of family activities from 1939-1945; identification documents such as his birth and death certificates and various passports; records regarding his schooling; award certificates, including an award from the Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur; and membership cards. Family documents include items belonging to David William Storrs, summaries of Storrs family events, and other items pre-dating the birth of John Storrs.
Also found in this series are two folders of documents, mostly in French, of John and Monique Storrs' activities during World War II. This includes records of Monique's work as a nurse and her participation in the French resistance as well as a few documents regarding their imprisonment by the Gestapo.
Folders are arranged by type of materials or subject and items are arranged chronologically in each folder.
The bulk of this series has been scanned. Yearbooks and prescription records have not been scanned.
Description Container Select
Biographical Summaries and Lists, circa 1930s-1971
1
1
Biographical "Outline", 1984
25
1
Chronology, circa 1971
1
2
Birth Certificate for John Storrs, 1885, 1914
1
3
Birth Certificate of Monique Storrs, 1918
25
2
University of Notre Dame High School Records, 1899-1904
1
4
Yearbooks, 1903-1905
3 Volumes
1
5-7
Weekly Schedule, circa 1905
1
8
Family Record Book for Storrs and Deville-Chabrol, 1914
1
9
Marriage License, 1914
1
10
Interment Documents for Hannah Bradley Storrs, 1913, 1919
1
11
Passports and Visas, 1905-1930
1
12
Passports and Visas, 1905-1930
1
13
Passport Application for Marguerite Storrs, 1916
1
14
Eyeglass Prescriptions, 1932, 1935
1
15
Certificates, 1837, 1899-1936
Oversized items housed in Box 20 and OV 23.
1
16
Membership Cards, 1905-1947
1
17
Library Cards, circa 1910
1
18
Tickets, 1907-1922, 1936
1
19
Horoscope for John Storrs, circa 1930s
1
20
Numerology Analysis, 1920, 1931
1
21
World War II Documents, 1939-1945
1
22
World War II Documents, 1945-1948, 1953, 1956
1
23
Will and Death Certificate for John Storrs, 1932, 1956
1
24
Design for John Storrs Memorial, circa 1956
1
25
Storrs Family Calling Cards, circa 1880s-1930s
1
26
Miscellaneous Storrs Family Documents, 1860-1943
1
27
Miscellaneous Storrs Family Documents, 1860-1943
1
28
"Etienne Lancelot" Family Tree, circa late-1800s
1
29
Oversize Certificates, 1837-1905
Scanned with Box 1, Folder 16.
20
Oversize Certificates, 1936, 1905
Scanned with Box 1, Folder 16.
OV 23

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