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Lucie Brock-Broido Papers, 1965-2017, bulk 1981-2013

Series VIII: Juvenilia and Other Childhood Materials, 1960-1977

Materials in this series arrived in a shared box labeled "childhood," and have been arranged together to reflect the items Brock-Broido preserved from her youth. The series includes a handmade scrapbook, some school materials, some adolescent writings, a prayer book, photographs, some adolescent correspondence, and the only material in the collection directly related to Brock-Broido's father, David Broido.

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Box 22 Scrapbook, Fragile

Scrapbook made in Brock-Broido's youth, which includes photos, drawings, and clippings.

Box 17 Folder 4-7 Personal Notebooks and Writing, 1974-1976, 4 folders

Notebooks from high school creative writing class, college notebook, fall 1977 college class notes, with a combination of diary entries, class notes, and poems. Some loose sheets of paper with writing.

Box 17 Folder 8-10 School Materials, circa 1965-1977, 3 folders

New Basic Readers language compotence book from elementary school, high school report card and exam book, college class notebook titled "biosocial aspect of human sexuality"

Box 17 Folder 11-12 Material Related to Brock-Broido's father, David Broido, 1962-1969

Includes comic books found in envelope labeled "daddy," some photographs, correspondence, and eulogy.

Box 23 Folder 1 Handmade Prayer Book

Box 23 Folder 2 Drawing of Brock-Broido

Drawing of Brock-Broido signed by Brian Huff, created approximately early 1970s.

Letters and Postcards

Box 17 Folder 13 Chautaugua Institution Correspondence, 1970

Letters received while Brock-Broido was at the Chautaugua Institution in Chautaugua, New York. Includes some photographs.

Box 17 Folder 14-15 "Important Letters-1971-1974", 1971-1974, 2 folders

Assorted received letters from peers. Some handwritten notes and poems.

Box 17 Folder 16 Assorted Letters, 1970-1973

Box 23 Folder 3 High School Photographs, circa 1971

Two photographs stored together, estimated early 1970s.

Box 17 Folder 17 Wallet Insert, 1974

Brock-Broido's wallet insert from 1974, still intact, which photos, business cards, appointment notices, and a small poem/letter written by a friend. Order preserved.