The Norene Hawk Diaries digital collection chronicles the life of a Muncie, Indiana woman at the turn of the century.
According to 1910 census data, Norene was the daughter of George and Mary Hawk, and was born in 1878. She resided at 1020 E. Main Street. The three diaries that comprise the digital collection include accounts of Hawk's work in a real estate business located on the Willard Block as well as her job as a stenographer for W. L. Little, providing insight into working women's experiences in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
The historic artifacts digitally reproduced in this collection are solely owned and controlled by the Muncie Public Library, and not by Ball State University. Inquiries about usage, reprint permissions, etc. should be directed to the Muncie Public Library - Local History & Genealogy @ Carnegie Library (301 East Jackson Street, Muncie, Indiana 47305 - (765) 747-8208).
Muncie Public Library - Local History & Genealogy @ Carnegie Library