The Resource Dorothy Lee Baugher papers

Dorothy Lee Baugher papers

Label
Dorothy Lee Baugher papers, 1936-2003,
Title
Dorothy Lee Baugher papers
Inclusive dates
1936-2003,
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Dorothy Lee Baugher papers,1936-2003, is arranged in five series and consists of 1.25 Hollinger boxes of newspaper clippings, poetry, fiction and non-fiction writings, and drawings produced by Baugher. The collection also includes miscellaneous materials including correspondence, receipts, programs, and notes
  • Includes notes and drafts for the childrens' book "Corky," written and illustrated by Baugher, and an unpublished manuscript for her mystery novel, "The Reluctant Heart."
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Biographical or historical data
Dorothy Lee Baugher, (1917-2009), graduated from Madison College in 1939. While a student, she served as a member of the art staff for the Schoolma'am yearbook. A McGaheysville native, Baugher taught art and English at Turner Ashby High School and in 1975 became the editor for the "Footprints and Echoes" column for the Bicentennial at the Daily News-Record. Baugher's interests included art, pottery, writing fiction and non-fiction, and poetry
Cataloging source
VMC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Dorothy Lee Baugher papers
Link
http://www.lib.jmu.edu/special/manuscripts/3017Baugher.aspx
Arrangement
Series I. Daily News-Record materials, 1975-1981 ; Series II. Non-fiction, undated : Series III. Fiction, 2002-2003, n.d. ; Series IV. Poetry, 1986-1998, n.d. ; Series V. Miscellany, 1936-2003.
Control code
639531766
Extent
1.25 Holllinger boxes; .52 linear feet.
Governing access note
For use, see Special Collections librarian
Immediate source of acquisition
Purchased by a private donor at an estate auction in November 2008 and subsequently donated to Special Collections in July 2009.

Library Locations

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      Carrier Library Second Floor Room 203, MSC 1704, 880 Madison Drive, Harrisonburg, VA, 22807, US
      38.438299 -78.8741916
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