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Carolyne Hamlin Badgett Letters,

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5055

Scope and Content

This collection conists of photocopies of 50 letters written to Carolyne Hamlin Badgett from her mother (Eva Hamlin), her sister (Dorothy Hayes), and niece (Susan Hamilin) when she was a freshman at ASU in 1957-1958.

Dates

  • 1957-1958

Language

The materials are in English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions. An appointment for research is recommended.

Biographical Note

Carolyne Jane Hamlin Badgett graduated from Appalachian State Teachers College with a B. S. degree in 1961. She married Sam Badgett. After graduation she taught first grade in Winston-Salem, North Carolina until 1965. She took a break from teaching after giving birth to twins in 1965. In 1968 she took a teaching job at Dobson Elementry School in Surry County, North Carolina, where she remained until her retirement in 1996. She was named "Teacher of the Year" in 1983-1984 and was selected for "Who's Who Amoung America's Teachers" in 1996.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 half-sized manuscript box)

Abstract

Carolyne Jane Hamlin Badgett graduated from Appalachian State Teachers College with a B.S. degree in 1961. She taught in Winston-Salem, North Carolina until 1965. After taking time off, she took a teaching job at Dobson Elementry School in Surry County, North Carolina, where she remained until her retirement in 1996. This collection consists of photocopies letters written to Carolyne Hamlin Badgett during her freshman year of college at ASTC.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged first alphabetically and them chronologically.

Acquisitions Information

Donated by Carolyne Hamlin Badgett in 2011.

Processing Information

Processed by Kelly Grimm.
Title
UA.5055: Carolyne Hamlin Badgett Letters, 1957-1958
Status
Completed
Author
Kelly Grimm
Date
August 2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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