Ethel Godfrey Loud collection
Collection Scope and Content
This collection contains travel diaries, photographs, letters; Smith College (class of 1901) memorabilia, as well as a memorial album for her husband.
- Creation: 1880-1959
- Creation: Majority of material found in 1886-1953
- Loud, Ethel Godfrey (Person)
Collection is open for research.
For permission to reproduce or publish, please contact the Curator of the Maine Women Writers Collection.
Ethel Godfrey was born in Bangor, Maine to John Edwards and Laura Godfrey. She attended Bangor High School, where she distinguished herself as one of the top students in her class. In 1896 she won a ten dollar gold piece from the Elks for writing the best essay on charity. She was also the literary editor of the Oracle, Bangor High School's paper. She graduated in 1896 and then attended Smith College, graduating in 1901 with a B.L. She wrote travel articles for the Bangor Daily Commercial from 1907 called "From a Bangor Girl in Naples." She was married to Herbert Richardson Loud.
3 linear feet (4 boxes)
Language of Materials
This collection is organized as a single series.
- Guide to the Ethel Godfrey Loud collection, 1880-1959
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description