Eliza Butler Kirkbride Papers

Collection ID: 
URB 12
Date: 
1862-1903
Footage: 
1 cubic foot
Collecting Area: 

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BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE


Eliza Butler Kirkbride (Mrs. Thomas Story Kirkbride), 1836 - 1922, was active in educational and social welfare organizations. Her husband was director of the Department of Mental Diseases at Pennsvlvania Hospital from 1840 until his death about 1878. An elementary school at 7th and Dickinson Streets in South Philadelphia is named after Mrs. Kirkbride.



ACQUISITION INFORMATION

Deposited by Mrs. Margaret Creese, May, 1971. Accession no. 84.

 

INVENTORY
 

URB 12/I Diary 1862-1863
URB 12/II Diary 1899
URB 12/III Diary 1903
URB 12/IV Ledger 1866-1867
URB 12/V Notebook, n.d.