Blanche Daniel Postcard and Manuscript Collection
SC 201.05

Summary Information

Repository
McConnell Library Archives and Special Collections
Title
Blanche Daniel Postcard and Manuscript Collection
ID
SC 201.05
Date [inclusive]
1930-1965
Extent
1.0 Linear feet
Physical Description
Contains postcards, newspaper clippings, and diaries.
Locaton
Located in locked compact shelving, Level 1, Shelf 23-B.
Language
English
Abstract
Blanche Daniel was a Radford graduate who later became a member of the Radford faculty and administration. She was Director of the McGuffey Training School from 1930-1962, and also served as Assistant Dean of Women. This collection contains her personal collection of over 400 postcards dating approximately 1940-1975, diaries she kept while attending Columbia University, newspaper clippings documenting Radford city history and wedding announcements, and correspondence and documents related to the Belle Heth School reunion in 1933.

Preferred Citation

Blanche Daniel Collection, Radford University Archives, McConnell Library, Radford University, Radford, VA.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

McConnell Library Archives and Special Collections

McConnell Library
PO Box 6881
Radford, Virginia
540-831-5692
archives@radford.edu

Restrictions to Access

An appointment for research is required. Collection is open for research. No interlibrary loan.

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Collection Inventory

Box 1: Postcards - contains over 400 postcards from the following geographic regions: Virginia, the United States, Hawaii, Europe, and the rest of the world. 

Box 2: Contains a postcard scrapbook of a train ride from San Francisco to Salt Lake City. 

Box 3: Contains Blanche Daniels' diaries from Columbia University, newspaper clippings, and information about the Belle Heth School reunion.