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Catalog Number 1981/05.0330
Object Name Papers
Scope & Content Scrapbooks, personal papers of Marshall alumna, active in College theater in 1930's ,graduated 1934 Marshall College. Given to Dr. Kearns by E. Henry Broa, widower of Hite Wilson Compton Broh. Miss Jones died "A couple of years ago". one Scrapbook was laminated by Virginia Plumley at Kearns' request and has been disassembled. Miss Jones did makeup for years for Community Players and Marshall theater. According to Kearns she was disfigured, hence the items relating to plastic surgery in 1935. 1962 city directory lists a Ruth K. Jones as a clerk at Armstrong Products.
Title Ruth Katherine Jones
Collection Ruth Katherine Jones
Accession number 1981/05.0330
Finding Aids No finding aid is currently available.
People Dr. Kearnes
Broa, E. Henry
Wilson Compton Broa, Hite
Plumley, Virginia
Subjects Scrapbooks
Universities and Colleges
Scrapbooks, personal papers of Marshall alumna, active in College theater in 1930's ,graduated 1934 Marshall College. Given to Dr. Kearns by E. Henry Broa, widower of Hite Wilson Compton Broh. Miss Jones died "A couple of years ago". one Scrapbook was laminated by Virginia Plumley at Kearns' request and has been disassembled. Miss Jones did makeup for years for Community Players and Marshall theater. According to Kearns she was disfigured, hence the items relating to plastic surgery in 1935. 1962 city directory lists a Ruth K. Jones as a clerk at Armstrong Products.
Search Terms Community Players
Marshall Theater
Marshall College
Armstrong Products
Extent of Description .5 linear ft
Archivist's Notes Accession card recorded. PastPerfect record reviewed 2/1/11.
Year Range from 1927
Year Range to 1937
Dates of Creation 1927-1937