Betty Jo Wilkinson Manuscript Edit

Summary

Identifier
SC098

Dates

  • circa 1920-1950 (Creation)
  • Date acquired: 2009-10-21 (Existence)

Extents

  • 0.10 Linear Feet (Whole)

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Notes

  • Abstract

    This collection consists of a copy of "Eat at Angell's" by Betty Jo Wilkinson, the granddaughter of Nellie Stillwell Angell. Jeanne Gooden Burkhardt and her husband Ross M. Burkhardt assisted Betty Jo Wilkinson in writing the manuscript."Eat at Angell's" is a biographical and historical account of the life of Nellie Angell and her family. Wilkinson provides much detail on life and work at Angell's Tea Room (1928-1951), a popular restaurant in Greeley, Colorado. The restaurant became famous due to the Angell Club holding its meetings there. The world-famous author, James A. Michener, was a member of the club.

  • Arrangement

    This collection is organized into a single series.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance. Please contact the UNC University Libraries Archival Services Department at library.archives@unco.edu or 970-351-2854 for further information.

  • Source of Acquisition

    Betty Jo Wilkinson

  • Preferred Citation

    [Description of Item], Manuscript Collections, Betty Jo Wilkinson's "Eat at Angell's" Manuscript (SC 98), Archival Services, James A. Michener Library, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado.

  • Other Descriptive Information

    Biography of Nellie Stillwell Angell: Nellie Stillwell Angell ran the college cafeteria in Guggenheim Hall at Colorado State College of Education for three years in connection with Angell's Tea Room located at 1536 Eighth Avenue. She later moved Angell's Tea Room to 1715 Tenth Avenue.

  • Related Materials

    Board of Trustees Minutes(RG1 S2)-- Frasier re-rents cafeteria to Mrs. Angel -- v.1 1919-1933 p. 179 Board of Trustees Minutes (RG1 S2) -- Angell House purchase -- v.4, 1948-53 pp.311-312 Clippings (RG15 S10) News and Publications photographs (RG3 S20 F11)

  • Scope and Contents

    This collection consists of a copy of "Eat at Angell's" by Betty Jo Wilkinson, the granddaughter of Nellie Stillwell Angell. Jeanne Gooden Burkhardt and her husband Ross M. Burkhardt assisted Betty Jo Wilkinson in writing the manuscript. "Eat at Angell's" is a biographical and historical account of the life of Nellie Angell and her family. Wilkinson provides much detail on life and work at Angell's Tea Room, a popular restaurant in Greeley, Colorado. The restaurant became famous due to the Angell Club holding its meetings there. The world-famous author, James A. Michener, was a member of the club.

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