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Jeanette Harvey Hamme papers

 Collection
Identifier: aarl096-026

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains: Three (3) photo albums of Mrs. Hamme's family life; Mrs. Hamme's personal correspondence and other papers she collected over the years which includes flyers, newsletters, news article, books and pamphlets; Morris Brown College papers and other related items; Mrs. Hamme's collection of papers from the Friendship Baptist Church as Deaconess Board member and some papers from Westhills Presbyterian Church; Mrs. Hamme's father, Mr. Burwell T. Harvey, biographical sketch including poems, congrats card and a newspaper clippings of his election into the United Savings-Helms Athletic Foundation Hall Fame; Mrs. Hamme's husband, Mr. Richard Hamme, personal correspondence; The Hamme's Family Reunions; Funeral Programs; Mrs. Jeanette Harvey Hamme's career as a Social Worker; Mrs. Hamme's collection of Long-Playing Records.

Dates

  • 1963 1979-1992

Creator

Restrictions on Use

This collection is available for use only on the second floor (Archives Division) of the Auburn Avenue Research Library. There are no restrictions on research use of the collection, but permission must be obtained for reproductions of materials for which the Research Library does not hold copyright to researcher only for "Fair Use" as defined in the copyright law (Title 17, United States Code). Also permission must be obtained to publish reproductions from materials for which the Research Library does hold copyright for one time use only.

Historical Sketch

Mrs. Jeannette Harvey Hamme is a native of Atlanta, daughter of Mr. Burwell T. Harvey a Morehouse College Professor of Chemistry and Physics in 1916 and Director of Athletics until August 31, 1957. Mrs. Jeanette Harvey Hamme was married to Mr. Richard S. Hamme from North Caroline who passed way July 5, 1979.

Extent

20.0 Linear feet

Language

English

Overview

The collection contains: Three (3) photo albums of Mrs. Hamme's family life; Mrs. Hamme's personal correspondence, flyers, newsletters, news article, books and pamphlets; Morris Brown College papers and other related items; Mrs. Hamme's collection of papers from the Friendship Baptist Church as Deaconess Board member and some papers from Westhills Presbyterian Church; Mrs. Hamme's father, Mr. Burwell T. Harvey, biographical sketch including poems, congratulations card and a newspaper clippings of his election into the United Savings-Helms Athletic Foundation Hall Fame; Mrs. Hamme's husband, Mr. Richard Hamme's, personal correspondence; The Hamme's Family Reunions; Funeral Programs; Mrs. Jeanette Harvey Hamme's career as a Social Worker; Mrs. Hamme's collection of Long-Playing Records.

Series

  1. Series I: Three Photograph Albums.
  2. Series II: Mrs. Jeanette Harvey Hamme's personal papers.
  3. Series III: Professor Burwell T. Harvey papers.
  4. Series IV: Mr. Richard Hamme papers.
  5. Series V: Hamme's Family Reunion papers.
  6. Series VI: Funeral Service Programs.
  7. Series VII: Morris Brown College papers.
  8. Series VIII: Friendship Baptist Church papers.
  9. Series IX: Social Work.
  10. Series X: Long-Playing Records.

Provenance

The Auburn Avenue Research Library, Archives Division received Mrs. Jeanette Harvey Hamme's papers as a gift from Mrs. Alice Holmes Washington and was forwarded to the Archives through Mrs. Julie V. Hunter.

Processing Information

Processed by Okezie E. Amalaha. Completed on 2003
Title
Inventory of the Jeanette Harvey Hamme Papers aarl096-026 aarl096-026
Author
Finding aid prepared by Finding aid prepared by Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History
Date
2004 September 15
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African-American Culture and History Repository

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