University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Marcelle Lively Hamer Papers, 1927-1937



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hamer, Marcelle Lively
Title: Hamer, Marcelle Lively, papers
Dates: 1927-1937
Abstract: Composed of literary production, newspaper clippings, and sketches, the the Marcelle Lively Hamer Papers, 1927-1937, document Hamer’s research and writings on the Texas Governor’s Mansion.
Extent: 14 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Mrs. Marcelle Lively Hamer (1900-1974) earned a master’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 1939. She served as head of the University of Texas Library’s Texas Collection and in several positions for the Texas Folklore Society.

Source:

Abernethy, Francis Edward. The Texas Folklore Society: Volume II, 1943-1971. Denton, TX: University of North Texas Press, 1992.


Scope and Contents

Composed of literary production, newspaper clippings, and sketches, the Marcelle Lively Hamer Papers, 1927-1937, document Hamer’s research and writings on the Texas Governor’s Mansion. The collection consists of a description and history of the Governor’s Mansion, its state of repair, and sketches of its furniture.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Hamer, Marcelle Lively -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
Texas Governor's Mansion (Austin, Tex.)
Places
Austin (Tex.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Marcelle Lively Hamer Papers, 1927-1937, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s “History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project,” 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory:

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2D268 Papers, 1927-1937