Papers, 1915-1976

Montgomery, Marg-Riette


4 document boxes.
Personal and professional papers, musical compositions, and published and unpublished writings relating to Montgomery's interests and activities -- Personal papers consisting of miscellaneous correspondence including several letters to and from Elli Moore Townsend, printed material, clippings, photographs including snapshots taken during the filming of the John Wayne Alamo motion picture at Brackettville, Tex., and a small amount of material relating to her employment at the Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library; musical compositions consisting of songs and hymns composed or adapted by Montgomery, with related copyright information, clippings, and correspondence; and writings including published volumes and associated material, published articles, unpublished manuscripts including two novels set in San Antonio, Tex., and reflecting Montgomery's interest in the role and status of women, and a novella co-authored with Marie Coudsi Basila.
Author; composer; former director/librarian of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library; of San Antonio, Tex.; b. 1896; d. 1993; also known as Marg-Riette Montgomery Hamlett and Margriette Hamlett.
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