Title: Mary Leake Papers
ID: OGLMC 1392
Extent: 2.25 Linear Feet
Mary Leake was born March 2, 1878 in Nova Scotia, Canada. In 1880, Leake and her parents moved to Fairfield Township in Grand Forks County, North Dakota. She attended the University of North Dakota and graduated from the Normal School in 1904. Leake taught at various North Dakota schools such as Petersburg, Niagara, Williston, and at Wilder School in Grand Forks from 1920 to 1949. Mary Leake died June 13, 1955, at the age of 77 and is buried in the cemetery in Emerado.
Acquired: 06/22/1999. Additional materials from Jim and Sharon Rask of Grand Forks, North Dakota, in 2004 (2004-2690) and from Sharon Rask in 2015 (2015-3281).
Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Acquisition Note: Source: Lloyd and Merle Leake.
Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). Mary Leake Papers. OGLMC 1392, Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Collection Material Type: Personal Papers