Guide to the Rose Mary Lawson Shaker Research Collection


Title:
Rose Mary Lawson Shaker Research Collection
Repository:
Wright State University Libraries Special Collections and Archives
Phone: 937-775-2092
http://www.libraries.wright.edu/special/
Creator:
Lawson, Rose Mary Haley, 1929-2007
Dates:
1980-2001
Bulk dates:
1990-2000
Quantity:
4.24 linear feet
Abstract:
This collection contains various documents, photographs, maps, correspondences, books, and audio-visual materials pertaining to Shaker religious communities in Ohio and Kentucky. Materials in this collection were either used or produced by Rose Mary Lawson, or her colleague, Martha Boice, during their research of Shaker communities. Rose Mary Lawson, nee Haley, was an archivist, author, teacher, and researcher of Shaker religious communities. Lawson produced many written works on the Shakers, including various articles, a children's Shaker paper doll book, and a book on the Watervliet Shaker community that was once located in Dayton, Ohio.
Identification:
MS-571
Language:
The records are in English