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This collection contains materials from Lois Davis Hely’s life during and after Gettysburg College, representing her athletic, academic, and political activities. Materials are grouped by type into seven series: I. Correspondence; II. Publications; III. Images; IV. Ephemera; V. Documents; VI. Artifacts; and VII. Oversize Items. Each series is divided by subseries into “Gettysburg-era” and “post-Gettysburg” items.

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Collection Size

.33 cubic feet

Publication Date

July 2017


Oral History Collection, Lois & Jim Hely, Patricia Henry, Spectrum yearbooks, 1968-72, Gettysburg College


History | Oral History | Social History | United States History

Document Type

Finding Aid

MS – 217: The Lois Davis Hely Papers, Class of 1972