Mrs. F.R. Kirk

Mrs. F.R. Kirk

13/08/2011

         Mrs. F.R. Kirk (Elizabeth Crooks)   1883-1972

Elizabeth Crooks Kirk, courtesy of Franklin County Historical & Museum Society

 

Mrs. Kirk was a member of a prominent Malone family whose husband, a succesful businessman died at a realively young age.  

 

TAPE 1 Track 1

Family life; growing up in Malone in the 1890‟s; A.G. Crooks & Company wholesale grocer; house design and furniture; religion; gardening and landscape; hired help; primary education; girls‟ basketball team.

Tape 1 Track 1  (32.26 minutes)

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Track 2

Miss Fuller’s School for Girls; clothing; Sing Sing Prison; Episcopal Church service and Sunday School; music, dances, and other social events; marriage and honeymoon trip to Boston, New
York, and Pennsylvania; food and preservation; Frojoy ice cream company.

Tape 1 – Track 2    (32.18 minutes)  

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Mrs. F.R. Kirk

 

 

 

 

 

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