DELORME, GRACE MCKINLEY HOLMES.
Grace McKinley Holmes DeLorme papers

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8z6s0

Collection Stored Off-Site

All or portions of this collection are housed off-site. Materials can still be requested but researchers should expect a delay of up to two business days for retrieval.


Descriptive Summary

Creator: DeLorme, Grace McKinley Holmes.
Title: Grace McKinley Holmes DeLorme papers
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 910
Extent: 2.25 linear ft. (3 boxes), 1 oversized papers box (OP), and 3 bound volumes
Abstract:Papers of Grace McKinley Holmes DeLorme, an African American teacher from Atlanta, and her family. The collection includes correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, and printed material.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Collection stored off-site. Researchers must contact the Rose Library in advance to access this collection.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Purchase, 2001.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Grace McKinley Holmes DeLorme papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Unprocessed collection.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Grace McKinley Holmes DeLorme (1906-1997), African American teacher from Atlanta, Georgia. She married Gilbert Earle DeLorme in 1929 and had a son Gilbert DeLorme, Jr. in 1945.

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains papers of Grace McKinley Homes DeLorme and her family. The papers include personal and professional papers including correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, and printed material. Especially significant in this collection are hundreds of photographs of the Holmes and DeLorme family, some of which were taken by African American photographers.

Arrangement Note

Unprocessed collection.


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