MABEL MUMFORD

STAFF
Teacher at Coil [Coyle] Branch School,
Line Fork Settlement, Gilley, Kentucky 1921 – 1922

Mabel Mumford worked at the Line Fork Settlement as a teacher at the Coil [Coyle] Branch school in the years 1921 and 1922. She was from Sturgis, South Dakota.

The March 1922 issue of Notes from Pine Mountain Settlement School includes a mention of Miss Mumford in an article updating readers on Line Fork Settlement activities:

Since the closing of her school at Coyle Branch in February (1922), Miss Mabel Mumford has gone to the University of Chicago to study, that next year may mean more to the children in her school…. 

Pine Mountain records indicate that she was also known as “Mrs. Frank Miller,” and had listed her home address as Marionville, Missouri.

Title

Mabel Mumford

Alt. Title

Mrs. Frank Miller

 Identifier

Permalink: https://pinemountainsettlement.net/?page_id=4309

 Creator

Pine Mountain Settlement School, Pine Mountain, KY

 Alt. Creator

Ann Angel Eberhardt ; Helen Hayes Wykle ;

 Subject Keyword

Mabel Mumford ; Mrs. Frank Miller ; Pine Mountain Settlement School ; teachers ; teaching ; Line Fork Medical Settlement ; settlement schools ;  Coil [Coyle] Branch school ; Pine Mountain, KY ; Letcher County, KY ; Harlan County, KY ; Gilley, KY ; Sturgis, SD ; Notes from the Pine Mountain Settlement School ; University of Chicago ; Marionville, MO ;

 Subject LCSH

Mumford, Mabel.
Pine Mountain Settlement School (Pine Mountain, Ky.) — History.
Harlan County (Ky.) — History.
Education — Kentucky — Harlan County.
Rural schools — Kentucky — History.
Schools — Appalachian Region, Southern.

 Date digital

2013-12-04

 Publisher

Pine Mountain Settlement School, Pine Mountain, KY

 Contributor

n/a

 Type

Collections ; text ; image ;

 Format

Original and copies of documents and correspondence in file folders in filing cabinet within the Pine Mountain Settlement School institutional archive

 Source

Series 9: Staff/Personnel ; Series 14B: Medical — Line Fork Settlement ;

 Language

English

 Relation

Is related to: Pine Mountain Settlement School Collections, Series 9: Staff/Personnel and Series 14B: Medical — Line Fork Settlement

 Coverage Temporal

1921 – 1922

 Coverage Spatial

Pine Mountain, KY ; Harlan County, KY ; Letcher County, KY ; Gilley, KY ; Sturgis, SD ; Chicago, IL ; Marionville, MO ;

 Rights

Any display, publication, or public use must credit the Pine Mountain Settlement School. Copyright retained by the creators of certain items in the collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

 Donor

n/a

 Description

Core documents, correspondence, writings, and administrative papers, clippings, photographs, or books containing information on Mabel Mumford, a teacher at the Coil [Coyle] Branch School near Line Fork Settlement.

 Acquisition

n/d

 Citation

Miss Mabel Mumford Biography. Pine Mountain Settlement School Institutional Records, Pine Mountain, KY

 Processed By

Helen Hayes Wykle ; Ann Angel Eberhardt ;

 Last Updated

2013-12-04 hhw

 Bibliography

Sources

Notes from Pine Mountain Settlement School. 1.7 (March 1922): 4. Print.

“PMSS Staff Database.” Pine Mountain Settlement School, Pine Mountain, KY. Computer file.

Vanmeter, Martha. “Personal narrative of Martha Vanmeter.” Pine Mountain Settlement School Institutional Records. Pine Mountain, KY. Archival material.