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Lillian Hirt Papers

Identifier: MSS 99-05

Content Description

Papers of Lillian Hirt concerning her personal and professional activities, the Hirt family, and the Cullowhee community. Included are: Personal and professional correspondence, primarily 1947-1991; literary works, speeches, and programs by Mrs. Hirt, including drafts and proofs; literary publications, notably works of Lillian Hirt and regional authors; other publications, including Western Carolina University reports, programs, yearbooks, and brochures, and other regional publications; scrapbooks and memorial albums; photographs; news clippings; posters; plaques and awards; special files, including the Cullowhee Baptist Church, Cullowhee Garden Club, and theater activities and performances.


  • 1940 - 1999

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9 Linear Feet

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Repository Details

Part of the Hunter Library - Special Collections Repository

Cullowhee United States