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Ida Turner Manuscript


Ida Turner was born in Mississippi on March 28, 1856. She writes about her mother’s story and her life. They left Mississippi in the 1870s and settled in Fort Worth.


The provenance is unknown, but the collection was donated prior to 1991.

Scope and Contents Note

The collection consists of the manuscript and the letters by Ruth A. Dishrow and her attempts to get the manuscript published.

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Last updated: July 2, 2014