Title of Collection

Elsie Green Dement Papers, 1928-1934

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


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Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a scrapbook (split into two binders) from Elsie’s time as a student at Abilene High School and Abilene Christian College.

Biographical Note

Elsie Beatrice Green was born to William Hosea Green and Emma Olive Bryant Green on April 28, 1911, in Abilene, TX. Her father was in charge of the Weather Bureau in Abilene (1909-1945). She attended Abilene Public Schools, and graduated from Abilene Christian College with a B.S. in 1932. Elsie taught in schools in Texas, New Mexico, and Alaska after graduating from ACC. She married Eugene Dement on May 24, 1951. They lived in New Mexico until they both died on September 14, 1959, following a car accident.

Donor Note

Beverly Naismith


The contents of the scrapbook remain in the order in which they were discovered.

Content List

Boxes 1-3 - Scrapbook



Extent of Collection

1 linear foot (3 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #394

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

Brady Cox


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