Skip to main content

Cassett, Myrtle Friede

 Person

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Nettie Friede Kosminsky, papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-269
Abstract

Consists primarily of mimeographed copies of thirteen travel diaries prepared by Nettie Kosminsky and her sister Myrtle Cassett in the course of their travels around the world. They are personal in nature and contain anecdotal material on each place visited. Also contains photocopied typescripts of speeches regarding slavery delivered by Meyer Friede in the Missouri legislature (1860), and a reply to an anti-Semitic statement made by another legislator (1861).

Dates: undated, 1860-1980