By: Florence Heller
New York City, Interwar NY, Interwar Years, Great Depression, New York City Teen: 1930s
Inscription: Signed by Author
Seller ID: 0011008
On offer is a well-kept Jewish, middle class teenage girl's five-year diary from the 1930's in New York City. The author of the diary is Florence Heller. She lives in New York City and context suggests that she is 16 years of age when she begins it. Our informal research has not found any other additional biographical information about her. The diary covers the years 1933 and 1934 with several more entries scattered of the following 3 years. Her family is Jewish and as owners of a shop, occupy a middle class position in the community. There are no references to the widespread economic woes of ... View More...