Rachel Maxwell Moore Collection, 1965-1979

Manuscript Collection #387

  • Descriptive Summary
    Title: Rachel Maxwell Moore Collection
    Creator: Moore, Rachel Maxwell, 1890-1964
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: Collection (1965-1979) consisting of correspondence, foundations minutes, biographical manuscripts, letters.
    Extent: 0.43 Cubic feet, 215 items, correspondence (1978-1979), foundation minutes (1965-1978), biography manuscript, and miscellaneous.
  • Description

    The collection consists of Dr. Green's materials for his book

    Dr. Green's original typed manuscript and two photocopies of proofs are included as are letters and memoranda related to the book, a copy of Mrs. Moore's will, the minutes of the Rachel Maxwell Moore Art Foundation (1965-1978), and a booklet, First Fifty Years, 1917-1967, The Woman's Club, Greenville, North Carolina. Mrs. Moore was active in civic and educational affairs in Greenville from 1922 until her death in 1964. The collection contains information on Greenville, with letters from members of Mrs. Moore's family, Dr. Leo Jenkins, and many prominent citizens of Greenville.

  • Administrative Information
    Accessions Information

    September 4, 1979, 215 items; Correspondence (1978-1979), foundation minutes (1965-1978), biography manuscript, and miscellaneous items. Gift of Dr. C. Sylvester Green, Statesville, N.C.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Dr. C. Sylvester Green

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

    Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    Rachel Maxwell Moore Collection (#387), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Processed by F. Elliot, September 1986

    Encoded by Apex Data Services

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