Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: Refers to books containing the daily, personal accounts of the writer's own experiences, attitudes, and observations.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection consists of five diaries detailing McCowen's life and career at the Colorado State College of Education. The diaries include commentary on national and regional events, changes to the campus, details on McCowen's scholarly work and a wide range of other information both personal and professional.
Dates: 1936-1965; Existence: 2011-02-25
Scope and Contents Books along with other items were given to the library by Sarah Thomas, widow of Dan Thomas, c 1971, when the Thomas home near Ault was sold. William Southard of Greeley was the attorney. Correspondence about the gift is in the Archives office file.The file also contains a list of the books, most of which have not been cataloged. A list of the books is available upon request. This collection also contains over 700 etchings and watercolors by Myra Laura Thomas.
Dates: 1809-1971; Existence: Date acquired: 1970-12-01; Majority of material found in 1919-1971