|Title:||Julia Catherine "Miss Kate" McDaniel Collection|
|Creator:||McDaniel, Julia Catherine|
|Repository:||ECU Manuscript Collection|
|Abstract:||The collection includes correspondence, printed materials, photographs, grade reports, teaching certificates and testimonials, legal documents and newspaper clippings which document the life (1891-1975) of Lenoir County, North Carolina, school teacher Julia Catherine McDaniel including her education at Hollins Institute in Virginia and her teaching career (1912-1960) in Burlington, Bethel, and Lenoir County, N.C., schools. The collection also touches on the lives of her friends, classmates, colleagues, and students and includes materials concerning the McDaniel, Harvey, Linton and related families of Kinston and Eastern North Carolina.|
|Extent:||9.0 Cubic feet, ca. 2600 items, consisting of correspondence, clippings, receipts, photographs, certificates, invitations and programs|
August 1, 2007, (unprocessed) 2476 items, 8.50 cubic feet; Collection (1882-1977, undated [Bulk: 1909-1975]) including correspondence, broadsides, printed forms, brochures & programs, ephemera, photographic prints, music, pamphlets, periodicals & oversized materials, relating to beloved elementary school teacher "Miss Kate" McDaniel, 1891-1975, and the McDaniel, Harvey, Linton and related families of Kinston and Eastern North Carolina; her education at Hollins College, near Roanoke, Virginia; her career teaching Latin, English, and History first in Burlington and Bethel, then in La Grange, Kinston, Contentnea, and Southwood elementary schools, in Lenoir County, NC, 1924-1960; also, her friends, classmates, colleagues, students, her finances and health, and her social, cultural and religious interests. See preliminary inventory attached. Donor: Lt. Col. John H. Linton
November 8, 2010, (unprocessed addition 1) 0.5 cubic feet; Papers (1909-1968, undated) including correspondence, grade reports from Hollins Institute (Virgrinia), N.C. teaching certificates and testimonials, legal documents related to Lenoir County, N.C., newspaper clippings, assessment and property tax receipts (Kinston, N.C.), programs, photographs, invitations and calling cards pertaining to "Miss Kate" McDaniel especially but also to her sister Mildred McDanield and her Aunt Bessie Harvey. Donor: Mrs. Lydia Pontius
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
Julia Catherine "Miss Kate" McDaniel Collection (#1102), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Encoded by Lindsay Flood, April 3, 2008
Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.
Online access to this finding aid is supported with funds created through the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). These funds come through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which is administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. This grant is part of the North Carolina ECHO, Exploring Cultural Heritage Online, Digitization Grant Program.