M. Whitcomb Hess, a bibliographical checklist of fifty years
This bibliographical checklist covers the years 1924-1974 and was prepared by her daughter, likely in Columbus, Ohio in 1976.
- Creation: 1976
- Hess, Mary Carolina (Person)
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Biography of Mary Whitcomb Hess
Mary Whitcomb Hess was a native of Indiana, and a long-time resident of Athens, Ohio. She earned her bachelor's degree at the University of Kansas (1926) and the master's degree at Ohio University. Her master's thesis in philosophy was published as The Name Is Living, a study of the life of Isaac Pennington, a Quaker mystic and the father-in-law of William Penn. A poet and author who published in scholarly journals and Catholic magazines, Whitcomb was first published in 1924.
1 folder (52 pages, Xerox.)
Language of Materials
RH MS P322
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Sister Lina Hess, S.N.D, October, 1977
- Guide to the Mary Carolina Hess Collection
- M. Whitcomb Hess, a bibliographical checklist of fifty years
- lgg 1 December 1977; mg 2004
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Mary Carolina Hess Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P322, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas