Manuscript Collection

Isabel Oates Papers - Accession 483 - M200 (242)

Title

Isabel Oates Papers - Accession 483 - M200 (242)

Authors

Isabel Oates

Files

Identifier

Accession 483 - M200 (242)

Inclusive Dates

1927, 1955, 1972, 1977, 1979, 1981

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

96 pieces

Language

English

Historical Note

Mrs. Isabel Jackson Oates (ca1906-1998) was married to John H. Oates and was a member of Tirzah ARP Church since 1924, where she belonged to the Women's Society of Tirzah ARP Church and was a Sunday school teacher. She was also a member of the DAR Catawba Chapter. Mrs. Oates for over 50 years did extensive mission work in the mountains of North Carolina.

Scope and Content Note

Mrs. Isabel Jackson Oates (ca1906-1998) was married to John H. Oates and was a member of Tirzah ARP Church since 1924, where she belonged to the Women's Society of Tirzah ARP Church and was a Sunday school teacher. She was also a member of the DAR Catawba Chapter. Mrs. Oates for over 50 years did extensive mission work in the mountains of North Carolina. The Isabel Oates Papers consists of a reminiscence, photographs, and newspaper clippings relating to Western North Carolina and its people, as well as Mrs. Oates’ experience as a missionary in the Appalachian mountains.

Provenance

The Isabel Oates Papers were donated to the Archives by Isabel Oates on October 28, 1982.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Isabel Oates Papers - Accession 483 - M200 (242)

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