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Florence Henry Papers, 1913-1923, 1963, 2010
Title: Florence Henry Papers, 1913-1923, 1963, 2010
Primary Creator: Henry, Florence J. (1892-1963)
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet
Date Acquired: 07/06/2017
Subjects: Literary - Poetry, Women's History
Scope and Contents of the Materials
Collection Historical Note
"Miss F.J. Henry
Funeral services for Miss Florence J. Henry, 70, 917 N. Fifth St., who died at a local hospital Friday, will be held at 1:30pm Monday at the First Methodist Church with Rev. Earl H. Butz officiating.
Burial will be at Hoople, N.D. The body will lie in state today at Byers Funeral Chapel and at the church from noon to 1:15pm, Monday. Pallbearers will be Walter Kistler, William Page, James A. Graham, Frank Hewitt, John Croy and Harold Jensen.
Miss Henry had been a resident of Grand Forks for 45 years. She was born in Ontario, Canada, April 19, 1892, and came to Grand Forks from Park River, N.D. She was a niece of the late George A. Henry, dean emeritus of Wesley College.
She is survived by a niece, Mrs. R.A. Graves of Woodward, Iowa, and a nephew, M.E. Moore of Dayton, Ohio."
Source: Grand Forks Herald, 6 January 1963
Repository: Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections
Access Restrictions: Available for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Acquisition Source: Betty Silvia, Durham, North Carolina
Acquisition Method: Donation; 2017-3375
Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). Florence Henry Papers. OGLMC 1675, Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Processing Information: Processed by Curt Hanson in December 2021.
Box and Folder Listing
Browse by Box:
- Box 1
- Folder 1: Biographical Material
- Folder 2: "Literary Poems", 1913-1923, undated
- Rexall Store Composition Book; contains clippings from newspapers and magazines featuring poetry from Florence Henry and other poets. A photograph, likely of Florence Henry, is located on the first page.
- Folder 3: Completed poems by Florence Henry, undated
- Folder 4: Poem Drafts/Snippets, undated
- Handwritten, presumably by Florence Henry
- Folder 5: Poems by M.H. McC., undated
- Typed; the relationship between Florence Henry and M.H. McC. is unknown