The series of 45 newspapers are written and hand printed by L.C. Day, including over 415 pages of content. At the end of 1906, he announced the Christmas number as his final printing of the U.S. News. Starting in 1907, he started the "Once-In-a-While" publication, which appeared on Saturday Evenings but not regularly.
There are also 13 page calendars included by his son Richard Lorey Day and other related drawings.
Additionally, when L.C. Day was 77 years old, in 1968, he collected selections from the journals of his father, Gilman Lee Day for the years 1870-1878.
Finally, there are miscellaneous papers that include L.C. Day's granddaughter's acceptance into a Press Club, records of a donation of land, wedding invations, a published newspaper clipping about Lorey Clifford Day and more.
Conditions Governing Access
Biographical / Historical
.2 Cubic Feet (1 half-width letter size box)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Lorey Clifford Day papers
- Ellen Welch
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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