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Mamie Douthit Crane Correspondence

Identifier: MS 121

Scope and Contents

The collection is one folder of notes received from classmates. The notes are often invitations to social or religious events. They depict the active social life of a young college student at AddRan College in Thorp Spring in the late 1880s.


  • 1885-1890


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research

Biographical / Historical

Mamie Douthit Crane attended AddRan College at Thorp Springs, circa 1886.


0.25 Linear feet

Language of Materials



Arranged chronologically in one folder.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Mamie Douthit Crane's husband R.C. Crane in 1953 following Mrs. Crane's death.

  • AddRan College -- Texas -- Thorp Spring Subject Source: Local sources
  • Notes Subject Source: {:aat=>"Art & Architecture Thesaurus", :cash=>"Canadian Subject Headings", :gmgpc=>"TGM II, Genre and physical characteristic terms", :ingest=>"Unspecified ingested source", :lcgft=>"Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms", :lcsh=>"Library of Congress Subject Headings", :lcshac=>"Library of Congress Children's Subject Headings", :local=>"Local sources", :mesh=>"Medical Subject Headings", :nal=>"National Agricultural Library subject headings", :ram=>"Répertoire d'autorités RAMEAU", :rbgenr=>"Genre Terms: A Thesaurus for Use in Rare Book and Special Collections Cataloguing", :rvm=>"Répertoire de vedettes-matière", :tgn=>"Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names"}
  • Printed ephemera Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
  • Texas Christian University -- History Subject Source: Local sources
  • Women college students -- Texas -- Thorp Spring Subject Source: Local sources
  • correspondence Subject Source: Local sources
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library Repository

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