Parke, Kathryn

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Kathryn E. Parke worked as a professor at New York State University College at Cobleskill. She graduated from Smith College in 1936 and was interested in Scandinavian folk schools and attended N.F.S. Grundtvig. She held many offices in the Folk-College Association of America and worked as editor of its newsletter, Options.

From the description of Kathryn Parke collection of papers 1926-1987. (Western North Carolina Library Network). WorldCat record id: 51961821

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creatorOf Parke, Kathryn. Kathryn Parke collection of papers 1926-1987. Appalachian State University, ASU
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associatedWith Appalachian State University. W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection. Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Berea College. corporateBody
associatedWith Folk-College Association of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Highlander Research and Education Center (Knoxville, Tenn.) corporateBody
associatedWith John C. Campbell Folk School. corporateBody
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Appalachian Region, Southern
Folk high schools


Active 1926

Active 1987



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SNAC ID: 16517690