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M-498 Mary Louise Boyd Family Papers

ABSTRACT: Collection regarding the Woodhull and Curtis families and the first Missouri creamery.

SCOPE: This collection includes five family photographs, one poem, one copy of a magazine article, and a short history of the Woodhull and Curtis families as compiled by Mary Louise Boyd. The Woodhull and Curtis families are credited with running the first creamery in the state of Missouri, located in Foristell.

EXTENT: One folder.

ACCESS: This collection can be viewed on-site in the Rare Book and Manuscripts Reading Room.  Some of the material may be photocopied, digitally scanned or photographed, subject to condition and other access restrictions. Information on conducting research with the archival collections of the Library, including current building hours and reading room policies, can be found on our Research page. The St. Louis Mercantile Library is located on levels one and two of the Thomas Jefferson Library building on the University of Missouri-St. Louis’ north campus.

PREFERRED CITATION: The preferred citation for this collection is “From the Special Collections of the St. Louis Mercantile Library at the University of Missouri – St. Louis."