HARRELL, RENA C.
Rena C. Harrell papers, 1922-1960

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:/25593/8zd8j


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Harrell, Rena C.
Title: Rena C. Harrell papers, 1922-1960
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 277
Extent: .125 linear ft. (1 box)
Abstract:Papers of North Carolina librarian Rena C. Harrell primarily consisting of correspondence between Harrell and friend Edith M. Davis regarding social conditions Davies encountered while living in or visiting England, Greece, and Germany during the 1940s.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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

Source

Gift, 1955 with subsequent additions.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Rena C. Harrell, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by MRD.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Rena C. Harrell (b. 1891), the daughter of Rev. J. J. Harrell and Margaret McIver Harrell, was born in Carthage, North Carolina on August 31, 1891. She received an A. B. from Queen's College, Charlotte, North Carolina, in 1912, an M. A. from the University of North Carolina in 1924, and a degree from the Emory School of Librarianship in 1943. She was for many years a librarian at Queen's College, Charlotte, North Carolina.

Rena C. Harrell (b. 1891), the daughter of Rev. J. J. Harrell and Margaret McIver Harrell, was born in Carthage, North Carolina on August 31, 1891. She received an A. B. from Queen's College, Charlotte, North Carolina, in 1912, an M. A. from the University of North Carolina in 1924, and a degree from the Emory School of Librarianship in 1943. She was for many years a librarian at Queen's College, Charlotte, North Carolina.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Rena C. Harrell from 1922-1960. The papers are comprised mainly of correspondence from her friend Edith M. Davies, which describe social conditions Davies encountered while living in or visiting England, Greece, and Germany during the 1940s. Also includes correspondence from several prominent political and literary persons concerning comments and reminiscences.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in chronological order.


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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Washington miniature (John Ramage)
1 1 Letters: April 9, 1922-March 21, 1947
1 2 Letters: February 24, 1952-August 1952, undated
1 3 “Did Our Lord Visit Britain...” (Rev. C.C. Dobson, M.A.)
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