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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Content Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Detailed Description of the Collection

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A Guide to the Kay Council Papers, 1987-1989



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Council, Kay
Title: Kay Council Papers
Dates: 1987-1989
Abstract: This collection is comprised of a typescript, an interview, photographs, and correspondence related to Council’s unpublished project, “Curanderas: Texas-Mexican Visionaries: Folklore Interviews with Faith Healers and Intuitive Women”. Dates range from 1987-1989.
Extent: 4 folders (.20 linear feet)
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Southwestern Writers Collection, Special Collections, Alkek Library, Texas State University-San Marcos

Biographical Note

Journalist and folk arts researcher Kay Council earned her Masters in American Civilization/Folklore from the University of Texas at Austin in 1978. She currently resides in Corpus Christi, Texas.

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Scope and Content Note

This collection is comprised of a typescript, an interview, photographs, and correspondence related to Council’s unpublished project, “Curanderas: Texas-Mexican Visionaries: Folklore Interviews with Faith Healers and Intuitive Women”. Dates range from 1987-1989.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for Research. Note: No part of this material may be duplicated without the written permission of Ms. Council.

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Index Terms

Council, Kay--Manuscripts.
Healers--Texas.
Folk medicine--Texas.
Healing--Folklore--Texas.
Wittliff family, donor

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Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Gift donated by Kay Council, 1989.

Processing Information

Amanda Oates, 1999.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

The inventory for this collection is currently unavailable. Please contact the Southwestern Writers Collection, Special Collections, Alkek Library, Texas State University-San Marcos for more information regarding this collection.

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