Huntington, West Virginia, clubwoman and educator. Papers consist primarily of scrapbooks of school days at Huntington High School, West Virginia University, and Washington and Lee University; also included are resource materials related to conservation and social studies and items concerning the Junior League, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Colonial Dames, and garden club activities. Photographs of Italy in WWI, papers from the Marshall University plan crash in 1970, extensive newspaper clippings from circ WWII and conservation resource material.
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Access and Use
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Special Collections, Morrow Library
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755
Jane Adams Dingess Papers, 1906-1976, Accession No. 1975/12.0118, Special Collections Department, Marshall University, Huntington, WV.
Appalachian Studies Commons, Educational Methods Commons, Genealogy Commons, Public History Commons, Social History Commons, United States History Commons
Span Dates: 1906-1976