Item Details

Mary A. Wilson Papers [manuscript] 1940-2001

Wilson, Mary Agnes; Davis, Jack
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Summary
Papers of Mary A. Wilson consists of a diary, 1940, in which she records daily activities at Lucy Addison High School; certificates, cards, and programs from her professional career; cliippings; photographs; and some correspondence, chiefly from people inspired by her example to graduate from high school and obtain higher degrees. The high school diary records subjects studied, special projects, and visits by Jesse Owens and the Virginia State Glee Club. There is also a program from a Virginia State-Wide Safety Conference, 1940.
There are also papers of [a husband or companion] Jack Davis.
Description
circa 150 items.
Cite as
Mary Wilson Papers, 1940-2001, Accession #13121, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Notes
Diary is waterstained and partially illegible.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Byrd Fund, 2004/2005.
Biographical Note
African-American nurse at the Piedmont Sanatorium, Burkeville, Va.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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    a| Mary A. Wilson papers h| [manuscript], f| 1940-2001
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    a| circa 150 f| items.
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    a| Diary is waterstained and partially illegible.
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    a| Papers of Mary A. Wilson consists of a diary, 1940, in which she records daily activities at Lucy Addison High School; certificates, cards, and programs from her professional career; cliippings; photographs; and some correspondence, chiefly from people inspired by her example to graduate from high school and obtain higher degrees. The high school diary records subjects studied, special projects, and visits by Jesse Owens and the Virginia State Glee Club. There is also a program from a Virginia State-Wide Safety Conference, 1940.
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    a| There are also papers of [a husband or companion] Jack Davis.
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    a| Mary Wilson Papers, 1940-2001, Accession #13121, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
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    a| African-American nurse at the Piedmont Sanatorium, Burkeville, Va.
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    a| SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Byrd Fund, 2004/2005.
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    a| Davis, Jack N., d| 1926-
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    a| Owens, Jesse, d| 1913-1980.
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    a| Lucy Addison High School (Roanoke, Va.)
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    a| Piedmont Sanatorium (Burkeville, Va.)
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    a| Virginia State College for Negroes. b| Glee Club.
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    a| African American nurses z| Virginia.
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    a| African American schools z| Virginia z| Roanoke.
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    a| African Americans z| Virginia z| Roanoke.
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    a| Segregation in education z| Virginia z| Roanoke.
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    a| Roanoke (Va.) x| History.
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    a| Diaries. 2| aat
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    a| Letters (Correspondence) 2| aat
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    a| Photographs. 2| aat
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    a| Davis, Jack.
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