Guide to the Louise Robbins Broyhill Papers, 1968 - 1986

Summary Information

Title: Louise Robbins Broyhill Papers, 1968 - 1986
Collection: AC.101
Extent: 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:

The Louise Robbins Broyhill Collection contains her speeches from her husband's various campaigns.

Creator: Broyhill, Louise Robbins

Biographical/Historical Note

Louise Horton Robbins Broyhill (1929- ), the wife of James Thomas Broyhill, who served as a Representative and a Senator from North Carolina. Born in Durham, North Carolina, Broyhill was educated at Hollins College and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and assisted her husband's campaign. She has been a Trustee of Wake Forest University and Baptist Hospital, a board member of Friends of UNCTV, an Associates Board Member of Wolf Trap. She also participated in the Congressional Wives Club, Republican Wives Club, Colonial Dames and several historical societies and the Congressional Wives Prayer Group.

Scope and Contents

The Louise Robbins Broyhill Collection contains her speeches from her husband's various campaigns.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in one box.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use without restrictions in the Dougherty Reading Room.

Acquisitions Information

The Louise Robbins Broyhill Papers were divided from AC.100: James Thomas Papers and were processed as a discrete collection in 1999. See acquisitions information for Collection 100. James Thomas Broyhill Papers.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, 1999; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, Rachel Critzer, February 2005

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.101: Louise Robbins Broyhill Papers, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Speeches.  Folder 1
Speeches.  Folder 2
Speeches.  Folder 3