[Dorothy Vance Montgomery]

Description:

Dorothy Vance Montgomery, musician and educator in Marshall, Texas. Born and reared in Marshall, she received several undergraduate and graduate degrees from Wiley College and the University of Southern California. She taught music in the Marshall Public Schools, 1930-1976. She also taught piano for 44 years at her private studio; was minister of music for 17 years at New Bethel Baptist Church; and was adjunct teacher for 2 years at Wiley College. The image shows her receiving one of several local awards for her long contribution to education.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Harrison County - Marshall
Creation Date: c. 1976  
Partner(s):
Marshall Public Library
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 77
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1976
  • Digitized: August 16, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Harrison County - Marshall
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
c. 1976  
Description:

Dorothy Vance Montgomery, musician and educator in Marshall, Texas. Born and reared in Marshall, she received several undergraduate and graduate degrees from Wiley College and the University of Southern California. She taught music in the Marshall Public Schools, 1930-1976. She also taught piano for 44 years at her private studio; was minister of music for 17 years at New Bethel Baptist Church; and was adjunct teacher for 2 years at Wiley College. The image shows her receiving one of several local awards for her long contribution to education.

Physical Description:

1 slide : b&w ; 2 x 2 in.

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Subject(s):
Source: "Montgomery, Mrs. Dorothy Vance," The Black Citizen in American Democracy: Black Culture in Harrison County - Past, Present, and Future. Marshall Public Library, 1979.
Partner:
Marshall Public Library
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: mpl-slides-0006
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth18174
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public