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Claude and Mildred Snow Mackey Papers

Identifier: KC-19-2

Scope and Contents

This material was donated to University Archives by Mildred Snow Mackey, Edgar Snow's sister, and her husband Claude. The material consists of correspondence, photographs, several manuscripts and printed items. The bulk consists of correspondence from Edgar Snow to family members discussing his time spent in China as a correspondent during the Chinese revolution, the time succeeding it and two wars. It also includes correspondence to and from other family members discussing personal and family matters, Edgar Snow and other issues. The material includes copies of letters made by family members that are not complete and/or clear.


  • 1899-1982

Conditions Governing Access

Materials in this record group (series) are stored onsite, and a minimum of 1 business day is needed to retrieve them for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the materials are advised to contact UMKC University Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright status is unknown.


2 Linear Feet

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Related Materials

Interested researchers may also wish to consult KC-19-01: Edgar Snow Papers and KC-19-03: Howard Snow Papers.

Finding Aid for the Claude and Mildred Snow Mackey Papers
Becky Briggs Becker
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Missouri-Kansas City University Archives Repository

UMKC University Archives
UMKC University Libraries
800 E 51st Street
Kansas City MO 64110 United States