Thornberry, Martine (Calhoun), 1905-1972 (MSS 179)

Publication Year:
2007
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_mss_fin_aid/457
Author(s):
Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &
Tags:
Art and artists; Indians; Native Americans; McLean County; Kentucky; Politics; William Huston Natcher; Political patronage; Postal service; U.S. Marine Corps; Western Kentucky University; Works Progress Administration; John Albert Whitaker; Henderson County; Daviess County; United States History; Work, Economy and Organizations
artifact description
Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 179. Chiefly correspondence related to government service for the Works Progress Administration and as Indian reservation school teacher, and as postmistress at Livermore, Kentucky. Includes materials related to Thornberry's military service and artwork from her Indian students.