University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Miriam Brown Keeler Papers, 1919-1922



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Keeler, Miriam Brown
Title: Keeler, Miriam Brown, papers
Dates: 1919-1922
Abstract: Miriam Brown Keeler earned her bachelor's degree from Newcomb College in 1916 and her master's degree from the University of Texas at Austin. She was an instructor in English at Newcomb College from 1927 to 1931. The papers are comprised of a scrapbook created by Keller documenting and celebrating her times at the University of Texas, 1919 to 1922.
Accession No.: 95-262
OCLC No.: 961214878
Extent: 3 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Miriam Brown Keeler earned her bachelor's degree from Newcomb College in 1916 and her master's degree from the University of Texas at Austin. She was an instructor in English at Newcomb College from 1927 to 1931. She married George E. Keeler, Jr., who became a brigadier general in the Air Force. She was close, life-long friends with John Edwin Canady (1907-1985), who was head of Newcomb Art School from 1950-1952 and later was an art critic for the New York Times.


Scope and Contents

The Miriam Brown Keeler Papers, 1919-1922, are comprised of a scrapbook created by Brown documenting and celebrating her times at the University of Texas, 1919 to 1922. The scrapbook contains photographs, letters, UT printed material, course assignments, and newspaper clippings portraying Keeler and her friends; various spots and scenes on campus; and social, educational, and university community events.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

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Related Material

See also the John Edwin Canaday Papers, 1925-1985.

See also the Miriam Brown papers, 1929-1930 at the Howard-Tilton Memorial Library at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Miriam Brown Keeler Papers, 1919-1922, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by archive staff, October 1995.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2.325/F258 Scrapbook, 1919-1922