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Elliot Black Miller postcard collection
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1906 - 1911, predominant 1906 (Creation)
- Miller, Elliot Black
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4 albums ; 1131 postcards
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(1888 - 1914)
Elliot Black Miller was born ca. 1888 to Dr. Charles John Miller and Elizabeth Grant MacKenzie of High Street, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia. She had two older sisters, Dalmeny E. Miller (b. 25 Dec. 1881) and Flora (Ora) W. Miller (b. 7 Oct. 1883). In 1912, Elliot Miller married a bank manager, Albert (Bert) Scott Fraser (b. 10 Feb. 1886), with whom she had one daughter, Elizabeth Scott Fraser (b. 21 Sept. 1913). She died in the summer of 1914.
Records were donated by John MacLatchy, Miller's grandson, in accession (2019-059) on 5 September 2019.
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Collection consists of four scrapbooks containing mounted postcards from around the world addressed to or collected by Miss Elliot Miller.
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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.
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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.
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Further accruals are not expected.
Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Elliot Black Miller postcard collection, MS-2-820, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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