Hope College class of 1882, one of the first two women graduates; wife of John A. Otte, medical missionary to Amoy, China. Collection contains two scrapbooks, biographies, correspondence, family photographs, daguerreotypes, a tintype, and an ambrotype. Also includes essays on her husband, China, Japanese students at Hope College, and her student memories. The scrapbooks consist of clippings, programs, poetry, humor, and an essay about the first women graduates of Hope College. Other topics include Christmas, China, Chinese proverbs, the 1930 Hope College Milestone, and the Overseas Club.
Repository citation: Hope College, "H88-0116. Otte, Frances Phelps (1860-1956). Papers, 1882-1957. 2.00 linear ft." (2013). Collection Registers and Abstracts. Paper 628.
June 20, 2013.