Guide to the Carolyne Hamlin Badgett Letters, 1957-1958

Summary Information

Title: Carolyne Hamlin Badgett Letters, 1957-1958
Collection: UA.5055
Extent: 0.25 linear feet (1 half-sized manuscript box)
Abstract:

Carolyne Jane Hamlin Badgett graduated from Appalachian State Teachers College with a B. S. degree in 1961. This collection consists of photocopies of letters written to Carolyne Hamlin Badgett during her freshman year of college at ASTC.

Creator: Badgett, Carolyne Hamlin

Biographical/Historical Note

Carolyne Jane Hamlin Badgett graduated from Appalachian State Teachers College with a B. S. degree in 1961. She married Sam Badgett. After graduation she taught first grade in Winston-Salem, North Carolina until 1965. She took a break from teaching after giving birth to twins in 1965. In 1968 she took a teaching job at Dobson Elementry School in Surry County, North Carolina, where she remained until her retirement in 1996. She was named "Teacher of the Year" in 1983-1984 and was selected for "Who's Who Amoung America's Teachers" in 1996.

Scope and Contents

This collection conists of photocopies of 50 letters written to Carolyne Hamlin Badgett from her mother (Eva Hamlin), her sister (Dorothy Hayes), and niece (Susan Hamilin) when she was a freshman at ASU in 1957-1958.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged first alphabetically and then chronologically.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room, located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

Donated by Carolyne Hamlin Badgett in 2011.

Processing Information

Processed by Kelly Grimm, 2011.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], UA.5055: Carolyne Hamlin Badgett Letters, University Archives, Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C., USA.

Container List

Biographical Information, Carolyne Hamlin Badgett  Box 1.1
Letters, September 1957  Box 1.2
Letters, October 1957  Box 1.3
Letters, November-December 1957  Box 1.4
Letters, January 1958  Box 1.5
Letters, February-March 1958  Box 1.6
Letters, April-May 1958  Box 1.7