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Helen L. Cary Collection

Manuscript 271

Cary, Helen L. (1925–2019). Collection, 1943–1946, n.d.

3 folders

Helen Louise Cary was a 1946 graduate and member of the “Red Jackets” of Southwestern Louisiana Institute (now University of Louisiana at Lafayette). She taught public school music for 20 years in Jennings, Louisiana, Pasadena, TX, and Lafayette Parish. She also taught after-school piano and directed choirs at Faith Presbyterian Church in Pasadena, TX and Grace Presbyterian in Lafayette until 1995. She sang in the choir until 2010.

This collection contains personal items belonging to Ms. Cary, including and placement office application, certificates, and programs.

271-01 Personal Data: Application from Placement Office, Southwestern Louisiana Institute
271-02 Certificates: Invitations, 1945-1946
Sigma Sigma Sigma Sorority, 15 May 1943
Sigma Alpha Iota, 18 March 1944
  Invitations: Red Jacket Organization (handwritten notecard), n.d.
Sigma Alpha Iota Fraternity, n.d.
271-03 Programs: Publication, 1945-1946
The Fine Arts Department of SLI, Senior Recital, 4 October 1945
Commencement Exercises, Faculty and Senior Class, 1946
Commencement Exercises, Schedule of Events, 1946
  Publication: S.L.I. Alumni News, September 1945