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Catalog Number 1990/11.0525
Object Name Papers, Personal
Scope & Content Doris Copley Miller was a Huntington, West Virginia poet, newspaperwoman, and local historian. Papers include her work in draft and printed form; correspondence, notably the Jesse Stuart letters. It also contains poetry submissions from other friends and the public as well as working files from her years as religion, education and poetry editor at the Huntington Publishing Company. In addition to her newspaper columns, she also conducted genealogical research.


Creator Miller, Doris Thyra Copely 1903-1993
Title Doris C. Miller Papers
Collection Doris C. Miller Papers
Accession number 1990/11.0525
Finding Aids A printed finding aid is available in the Special Collections Dept., James E. Morrow Library, Marshall University.
An online finding aid is available at Accession 1990/11.0525
People Miller, Doris Thyra Copley, 1903-1993
Miller, John Hawes, Sr.
Stuart, Jesse, 1906-1984
Subjects Big Sandy Valley Historical Society
Huntington (W. Va.) -- History
Women -- West Virginia -- Poetry
Wayne County (W. Va.) -- Genealogy
Letters
Poetry
Genealogy
Newspapers
Journalists
Search Terms Huntington Publishing Company
Extent of Description 43 linear feet.
Access Conditions There are no restrictions on access to the collection.
Archivist's Notes Accession card recorded. PastPerfect record reviewed 2/15/2011.
Year Range from 1915
Year Range to 1989
Dates of Creation 1915-1989
Dates of Accumulation 1915-1989
Date 1915-1989
System of arrangement Series; The papers are arranged in six series: I. Personal Papers, II. Professional Papers, III. Groups, Clubs, and Organizations, IV. John Hawes Miller Papers, V. Jesse Stuart Papers, VI. Unidentified Material.