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Marguerite Bartlett Hamer Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1248

This is a collection of manuscripts and writings from Marguerite Bartlett Hamer dating from 1933 to 1935. Included is a bound journal with Hamer's handwritten notes and writings. Also included are two typescript manuscripts from Hamer, "Just Back from Russia: Thoughts of a Casual Tourist" and "The Foundation and Failure of the Silk Industry in Provincial Georgia."

Dates

  • 1933-1935

Language

This collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

This is a collection of manuscripts and writings from Marguerite Bartlett Hamer dating from 1933 to 1935.

Biographical/Historical Note

Marguerite Gold Bartlett Hamer was born in June 1890. She attended Bryn Mawr College, graduating in 1913. She earned her master's degree in 1915 and went on to receive her Ph.D. in 1919 from the University of Pennsylvania. She served as a professor of history and english at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She married Philip May Hamer in 1920 in Philadelphia, PA. She has authored several works of history. Hamer died in 1979 in Knoxville, TN.

Arrangement

This material is in one folder.

Related Archival Materials

Interested researchers may wish to consult MS.1283: Marguerite Bartlett Hamer Papers, 1879-1969.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480