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Clara Billon Journal, 1876-1954

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Identifier: A0121

Title: Clara Billon Journal, 1876-1954

Description:

Clara Billon was a member of an old St. Louis family. Her parents were Louis C. and Clara Peterson Billon. She married Darwin Raymond Aldbridge May 27, 1891.

Collection contains a journal kept by Clara Billon to record reminiscences of members of the Billon family. Also includes are newsclippings, pictures, letters, and other memorabilia. In the book are notes signed by Auguste, Cerre and Henry Chouteau; a certificate (1852) of Louis C. Billon's membership in the St. Louis National Guards; genealogical notes and holograph reminiscences of Frederic L. Billon, Clara Billon, Charles B. Gratiot, Henry T. Gratiot, Eliza J. Dillon, Samuel A. Gaylord, and others. Also includes newsclippings concerning Billon family and items regarding the Billon family.

3 folders

Cite as: Clara Billon Journal, Missouri History Museum Archives, St. Louis.

Rights: UND

Place:

Dates: 1876-1896

Type(s): Journal
Collection

Maker/Creator: Billon, Clara.

Subjects: Women
Genealogy
Diaries

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