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Racine, Edith Mae Shaw, 1883-1962



  • Existence: 1883 February 20 - 1962 February 26


Occupations: Textile mill worker.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Edith Mae Shaw Racine papers

Identifier: SSC-MS-00731

The collection contains personal papers of Edith May Shaw Racine, a homemaker and mother in Maine, that include letters from Racine to her daughter, Doris Racine McLelland, family genealogy and photographs. The frequent letters Edith wrote to her daughter Doris over almost four decades provide a glimpse into family life during the first half of the twentieth century, mother/daughter relationships, and the impact of the Great Depression on ordinary people.

Dates of Materials: 1911 - 2013