December 13, 1983, 105 items; Papers (1949-1969), including correspondence, clippings, photographs, programs, and poetry.
December 29, 1987, 25 items; Correspondence, photographs, and clippings. Gift of Dr. Ralph Hardee Rives, Enfield, N.C.
November 29, 2012, (unprocessed addition 2), 0.05 cubic feet, 32 items; Photographs (1918, undated), correspondence (1956, 1965, 1988-1990), and clippings (1935, 1969-1989) are related to Ruth Bellamy and other members of the Bellamy family of Enfield, N.C. Also included is a copy of a cassette tape recording of Ruth Bellamy reading a family letter and celebrating her 52nd birthday (1958) in Japan with friends; an issue (Vol. 1, No. 20, March 3, 1905), of The Pointer, a newspaper put out by the Enfield Graded School; and The Road to Shanxi written by Daniel Brownwood (1987), a grandson of Ruth Bellamy. Donor: Dr. Ralph Hardee Rives
November 27, 2012, (unprocessed addition 3), 0.06 cubic feet, 1 item; Included is a photocopy of “Bed of Roses,” a musical comedy written by playwright Ruth Bellamy while she was living in Hong Kong from 1961 to 1963. Donor: Dr. Ralph Hardee Rives
Gift of Dr. Ralph Hardee Rives
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
Ruth Bellamy Papers (#483), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
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