Finding aid and full-text (click on "Additional File" below) for Folklife Archives Project 537. Project in which Kathina Jo Doyle executed a cultural analysis of the hope chest, a physical piece of furniture (chest) or a collection of items that a young woman assembled for her future household. This project was a requirement for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University. Includes colored illustrations and a transcript of an interview done with Doyle's maternal grandmother Beatrice Firkin.
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Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Doyle, Kathina J., b. 1990 (FA 537)" (2011). FA Finding Aids. Paper 466.
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This collection is archived in Manuscripts & Folklife Archives at Western Kentucky University; 270-745-6434; firstname.lastname@example.org