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Winnie Dodge papers, circa 1913-1931

Contents and Arrangement

This collection is arranged as 1 series.

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Series 1: Winnie Dodge Papers , 2010-2012, circa 1913-1931
0.4 Linear feet
Box 1

This series documents Winnie Dodge's life, primarily during the 1920s, and the Dodge House. Two diaries that log Dodge's daily activities are included. Also found are two travel journals which describes Dodge's Second Great African Cruise which lasted over three months and her Round the World Cruise which lasted over four months. A passenger list and appraisal letter regarding Dodge's apartment on 455 North Sycamore Avenue in Los Angeles were originally inside the Round the World Cruise travel journal. Also included is the passport of Luna Kies Steiner, who was Dodge's friend and travel companion. The passport originally contained the calling card, postcard, and three locket-size photographs of a young girl. Personal photographs of Dodge's include a photograph of her son Don at the age of 10 and three portraits of unidentified women. Photographs of the Dodge House show the interior and exterior of the house, the garden, and grounds. Many of the photographs are also in digital format.
Description Container Select
Diary, 1922-1925
1
1
Diary, 1926-1930
1
2
Travel Journal, Second Great African Cruise, 1927
1
3
Travel Journal, Maps from Inside Second Great African Cruise Travel Journal, 1927
1
4
Travel Journal, Round the World Cruise, 1929-1930
1
5
Passenger List, Round the World Cruise, 1929
1
6
Passport of Luna Kies Steiner, 1929-1931
1
7
Items from Inside Steiner Passport, circa 1913-1920
1
8
Photographs, Personal, undated
1
9
Photographs, Unidentified House Exterior, undated
1
10
Photograph, Don Dodge, 1913
1
11
Photographs, Dodge House Exterior and Grounds, circa 1920s
1
12
Photographs, Interior of the Dodge House, circa 1920s
1
13
Dodge House Images. Digital Photographs (2010), 2019
0.363 Gigabytes
107 computer files
ER01
Dodge House Information (2010-2012), 2019
0.21 Gigabytes
72 computer files
Includes architectural plans, newspaper articles and other information related to Dodge House and its neighborhood.
ER02

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