A Guide to the Mabel Hancock Holt Papers, 1945-1946, 2006:SC 0260

A Guide to the Mabel Hancock Holt Papers, 1945-1946, 2006

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number SC 0260


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Processed by: Sarah Roth-Mullet, January 2018

Repository
Special Collections, James Madison University
Collection Number
SC 0260
Title
Mabel Hancock Holt Papers, 1945-1946, 2006
Extent
.08 cubic feet; 1 folder
Creator
Mabel Hancock Holt
source
JMU Division of University Advancement. Karen Ahrens Wheatley
Language
English
Abstract
This collection contains the booklet, "Class of 1946 Madison Memories," printed in 2006 for the alumni reunion, and Madison College ephemera belonging to 1946 alum, Mabel Hancock Holt.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection open to research. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection. Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the James Madison University Special Collections Library to use this collection.

Use Restrictions

The copyright interests in this collection have been transferred to the James Madison University Special Collections Library. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library Reference Desk (library-special@jmu.edu).

Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [box #, folder #], Mabel Hancock Holt Papers, 1945-1946, 2006, SC 0260, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.

Acquisition Information

Items were transferred from JMU University Advancement, on January 12, 2018.

Provenance

Items were donated to the JMU Advancement Office by Estelle K. Tulloss Wagner, a friend of Mabel Hancock Holt.


Bio/Historical Note

Mabel Hancock Holt was born December 13, 1923 in Martinsville, Virginia. She attended Madison College from 1942-1946, where she was senior class president of the Student Government Association and a member of the Cotillion Club. She died September 25, 2017.

Scope and Content

This collection is comprised of papers belonging to 1946 Madison College alum, Mabel Hancock Holt. It contains a 1945 Western Union telegram, issues of "The Breeze" dated October 12, and October 19, 1945, a 1946 commencement invitation, and photocopies from "The Schoolma'am" (undated). It also includes a booklet, "Class of 1946 Madison Memories," printed in 2006 for an alumni reunion.

Arrangement

Items are housed in a legal folder.

Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Harrisonburg (Va.) -- History
  • James Madison University -- Students -- History
  • Madison College -- Alumni and alumnae
  • Madison College -- History
  • Madison College -- Students
  • Madison College -- Students -- Social life and customs
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Alumni directories
  • Booklets
  • Newspapers
  • Telegrams

Bibliography

Find A Grave. “Mabel Hancock Holt (1923-2017).” Find a Grave Memorial no. 183965126. Accessed January https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/183965126


Container List

Box:Folder 1
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Mabel Hancock Holt Papers, 1945-1946, 2006