Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 439. Correspondence, writings, scrapbooks, and financial records of Kentucky native and poet Jessie Wilmore Murton. Although born and raised in Kentucky, she spent most of her adult life in Battle Creek, Michigan. Her poetry and prose was published in several solo books and anthologies and appeared extensively in religious publications of the mid-twentieth century.
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Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Murton, Jessie Wilmore (Jones), 1886-1973 (MSS 439)" (2015). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 4048.