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Guide to the May Persis Harvey Boyd Papers, RG 722
Listed by: Bobby Johnston
Date: May 15, 1990

Date Span: 1861-1908

Scope / Content: Certificates and diplomas (1899-1917) from Auburn Female Institute and Alabama Polytechnic Institute; letters (1907-1908) of recommendation; and a letter (1861) from Mike Harvey, May Harvey's father, stationed at Portsmouth, Virginia during the Civil War.

Biographical Sketch: May Harvey graduated from the Auburn Female Institute in 1902. She taught school after earning her B.S. degree in 1905 and M.S. degree in 1906 from Alabama Polytechnic Institute, later Auburn University.



 

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