Hall, Mary Margaret Papers, 1958-1963 *JMU Alum Papers*

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Descriptive Summary


Repository: Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University

Title: Mary Margaret Hall Papers, 1958-1963

Collection No.: SC 0187
Creator: Hall, Mary Margaret

Extent: 1 folder; .06 cubic feet

Language: English

Abstract: This collection includes Madison College related letters and receipts, class schedules, programs and laboratory directions.


Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection. Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the James Madison University Special Collections Library to use this collection.

Use Restrictions: The copyright interests in this collection have been transferred to the James Madison University Special Collection Library. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library Reference Desk (library-special@jmu.edu).

Preferred Citation: [identification of item], [box #, folder #], Mary Margaret Hall Papers, 1958-1963, SC 0187, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

Acquisition Information: Received from Alumni Relations, May 2003.
Processing Information: In order to streamline the process of applying collection numbers, Special Collections staff completed a large-scale renumbering campaign in 2017-2018. This collection was previously cataloged as SC 5009.

Bio/Historical Note:

Mary Margaret Hall was a 1963 graduate of Madison College and a 1959 graduate of Washington and Lee High School in northern Virginia. She majored in Physical Education and was a member of the Athletic Association. An avid swimmer, she was a member of the "Porpoise Club" and obtained certification in water safety from the American Red Cross in 1960.

Scope and Content:

This collection offers a glimpse into one physical education major's campus life during the late 1950s/early 1960s. Included are a letter of acceptance and room deposit receipt, 1958-1959; class schedules, appointments, testing schedules for freshmen, and laboratory directions for human physiology class; forms for a day trip and date, invitations to campus events and a 1963 commencement announcement.


The collection is arranged in one folder.


Folder Title
Box : Folder
Mary Margaret Hall Papers, 1958-1963

Compiled by: Julia Merkel; Alicia Henneberry October 2013