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Chatham Episcopal Institute Ephemera

Identifier: MS-16

Scope and Content Note

The collection includes a postcard of the art room at Chatham Episcopal Institute, Chatham, Virginia before it was destroyed by a fire in 1906, and an undated train baggage check envelope from the Chatham Episcopal Institute.

The postcard is postmarked April 21, 1906 and is addressed to Mr. R.T. Creasy of Richmond, Virginia.

Georgia O'Keeffe attended Chatham Episcopal Institute from 1903 to 1905. In her senior year, Georgia O'Keeffe was the art editor of the school yearbook, Mortor Board.


  • Creation: 1906, undated

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public for research purposes.

Copy and Reproduction Restrictions

Copies of materials may be made for research purposes only.


2 items


Items included consist of one postcard of the Chatham Episcopal Institute from 1906 and one train baggage check envelope.

Acquisition Information

These materials were donated to the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum by Aubrey M. Bennett in December 2010.

Ownership and Rights

The meterials in this collection are the physical property of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. The collection is subject to all copyright laws. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply. Contact the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum Archivist for further copyright and publication information as it pertains to this collection.

Processing Information

The collection was processed completed by Elizabeth Ehrnst in 2010.

Finding Aid to the Chatham Episcopal Institute Ephemera, 1906, undated
Elizabeth Ehrnst
December 2010
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Language of description
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum Repository

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