Item 11: 7 p. w/env Letter to Folks

Identity elements

Reference code

Level of description

Item

Title

Item 11: 7 p. w/env Letter to Folks

Date(s)

  • 1957 Sep 15 (Creation)

Extent

Name of creator

(1901-1994)

Content and structure elements

Scope and content

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use elements

Conditions governing access

Physical access

Technical access

Conditions governing reproduction

Languages of the material

Scripts of the material

Language and script notes

Finding aids

Acquisition and appraisal elements

Custodial history

Immediate source of acquisition

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information

Accruals

Related materials elements

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related archival materials

Related descriptions

Notes element

General note

The short course went really well in Izmir even though the hotel she booked said they were full; she's getting irritated at her counterpart for wasting working time; complains that the people she works with are lazy and incompetent; Worked with a Turkish poultryman who studied in the US on a poultry dressing and cooking demonstration, but "he absolutely knows less than nothing"; she wants to write about the poultry man to a publication when she gets out of foreign service; there was flash flooding in Ankara while she was away and has a big mess to fix; barnacles form on her best kettles if she leaves it full of water; the Asian Flu has been going around and hit her interpreter; Her counterpart won't interpret because her status is too high; Did not serve breakfast to the King of Afghanistan but was a special guest for lunch and was able to meet the king through an interpreter as well as the President of Turkey; she talks about how Turkish people know to use hot suds when washing dishes but never practice it; "If I ever see a Turk washing a dish in hot suds I'll know we have one of the world's problems licked--namely that they not only know something- they will do it."

Specialized notes

Alternative identifier(s)

Archon Collection Content ID

30454

Description control element

Rules or conventions

Sources used

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places