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Hattie Lake Correspondence, 1844-1898 (bulk 1866-1868)

Administrative Information


The Carolyn M. Wells family donated the Hattie Lake Correspondence in 1999, with additional correspondence given in 2001.

Publication Note

This collection of letters was used in “Kind and Gentle Admonitions: The Education of a Louisiana Teacher,” by Carol Wells in Louisiana History: The Journal of the Louisiana Historical Association 17 (3). Louisiana Historical Association: 299–319.

Related Material

The following sources provide additional information on Hattie Lake’s personal and professional life.
  • Furmaniana folder – Hattie Lake, Special Collections, Furman University

Access and Use

Access and Restrictions

Open to research without restrictions. Researchers are advised to contact Special Collections and Archives prior to visiting.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Hattie Lake Correspondence, [Folder #], Special Collections and Archives, Furman University, Greenville, S.C.