Elinor Coyle Manuscripts Collection

Accession Number:  SC 1991:05
Location:  RB-M
Dates:  1966-1979
Size:  1 legal Hollinger
Creator/Collector:  Elinor M. Coyle
Acquisition info:  Directly to Special Collections
Accruals:  None expected
Custodial history:  Elinor M. Coyle donated the three manuscripts to her books in October 1991.
Language:  English
Processed by:  Amanda Bahr-Evola, February 2016
Conservation notes: Metal fasteners removed, photos removed from plastic sleeves, rubber bands removed. Several of the pages have heavy damage from the use by the creator of scotch tape.
Scope and Content:  The collection contains three typescript manuscripts for three books authored by Mrs. Coyle: Old St. Louis Homes, 1764-1816, 7th edition; St. Louis homes 1866-1916: The Golden Age; and St. Louis: Portrait of a River City.
Arrangement:  Collection arranged alphabetically by topic
Restrictions:  Collection open for research.
Remarks:  Collection corresponds to the Elinor M. Coyle Photograph Collection

Elinor Coyle Manuscripts Collection
1966-1979
1 legal Hollinger; 0.35 cu. ft.

Box/Folder Description
 1/1  Finding Aid
 1/2  Old St. Louis Homes, 1764-1816: The Stories They Tell, 7th ed. Entrance to Wildwood—Hardscrabble
 1/3  Old St. Louis Homes, 1764-1816: The Stories They Tell, 7th ed. Squire Martin Hanley House—LaSalle Park
 1/4  St. Louis Homes, 1866-1916: The Golden Age, pgs. 1-98
 1/5  St. Louis Homes, 1866-1916: The Golden Age, pgs. 99-176
 1/6  St. Louis: Portrait of a River City, pgs. 1-88
 1/7  St. Louis: Portrait of a River City, pgs. 89-176
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