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Pikeville College Yearbooks
MS.2000.01

Ethel Beem Collection
MS.2000.01

Summary Information

Repository
University of Pikeville
Creator
Beem, Ethel Love, 1943-1983
Title
Ethel Beem Collection
ID
MS.2000.01
Date
1945-1983
Extent
0.2 Cubic feet1 folder, 6 items Barcode: 39371010317493
Language
English

Permission to Publish

Permission to publish material from the Ethel Beem Collection must be obtained from Allara Library, University of Pikeville. Use of the following credit line for publication or exhibit is required:

[name of item]. Ethel Beem Collection. Special Collections, Allara Library, University of Pikeville, Pikeville, KY.

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Biographical Sketch

Ethel Love Beem was born March 4, 1885 in New Bedford, Pennsylvania. In 1943, she received a B.A. from Wooster College, and in 1943 became the head of the Business Department at Pikeville Junior College. In a career at Pikeville College which spanned 27 years, Beem also served as secretary to the college president and head of the campus post office. The 1959 Pikeville College Highlander was dedicated in her honor. Ethel Love Beem retired from Pikeville College in 1971. She died on July 4, 1983 at the age of 98.

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Scope and Content

The Ethel Beem Collection consists of 15 photographic images of the campus of Pikeville College dated from the 1940's. Also included in the collection are two newspaper articles from 1983 which list biographical information about Ms. Beem.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Pikeville

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Louisville Presybterian Theological Seminary.

Geographic Name(s)

  • Pike County (Ky.)
  • Pikeville (Ky.)

Subject(s)

  • Photographs
  • Pikeville College
  • Universities and colleges--Kentucky

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Collection Inventory

1.1[Ethel Love Beem Obituary]1983

1.2[Ethel Love Beem Photo and Biography]1983

1.3[Scrapbook page of Pikeville College campus photos]

General Note

Contains images of the Academy, the Faculty Residence, the Student Center, and Hendricks Hall.


Ethel Beem Scrapbook Page 1

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The Academy

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The Faculty Residence

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The Student Center

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Hendricks Hall, Restored

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1.4[Scrapbook page of Pikeville College campus photos]

General Note

Contains images of Wickham Hall, the Francis Farm, and the Gymnasium.


Ethel Beem Scrapbook Page 2

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Wickham Hall

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Francis Farm

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The Gymnasium

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1.5[Scrapbook page of Pikeville College campus photos]

General Note

Contains images of the Training School, Hendricks Hall, Derriana Hall, and the Dean's House.


Training School

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The Derriana

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Dean's House

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Hendricks Hall

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Ethel Beem Scrapbook Page 3

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1.6[Scrapbook page of Pikeville College campus photos]

General Note

Contains images of the Administration Building, the Home Economics House, Wickham Chapel and the Administration Building, and the President's House.


Ethel Beem Scrapbook Page 4

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Administration Building

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Home Economics House

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Wickham Chapel and Administration Building

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President's House

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