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Mary Longacre Papers

Collection Overview

Title: Mary Longacre Papers

Predominant Dates:c. 1920s

ID: RG 09/9.63

Creator: Longacre, Mary.

Extent: 1.0 Boxes (General)

Date Acquired: 10/22/1993

Languages: English [eng]


Mary Longacre (later Grimm) served as superintendent of nurses at Berea College in the early 1920s.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection contains the pages of a photograph book (with numerous photographs of Berea College) and a personal copy of a souvenir Berea College photograph book with notes by Longacre.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Records can be accessed through the Reading Room, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College.

Use Restrictions: There are no restrictions on the collection other than federal copyright regulations.

Acquisition Source: Dorothy Gann and Lois Longacre Kelly

Acquisition Method: Donation by family members

Preferred Citation: [Item/Folder/Box Identification], RG 09/9.63: Mary Longacre Papers, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Berea, Ky.

Processing Information: The finding aid was created by Lori Myers-Steele, Collections Archivist, in 2016.

Box and Folder Listing

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Folder 1: Pages of Photograph BookAdd to your cart.
Numerous photographs of Berea College campus and students and staff, early 1920s.
Item 1: Personal copy of "Birth of Berea College: A story of providence" by J.A.R. Rogers, 1902.Add to your cart.
Item 2: Personal copy of souvenir Berea College photograph book with personal comments.Add to your cart.