Bettie Rea Fox Hollingsworth papers, 1931-2008
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Brief Description: The Bettie Rea Fox Hollingsworth papers primarily consist of printed items, clippings, and photographs.  This material documents Hollingsworth’s personal and professional connections to Centenary College of Louisiana and the Louisiana Conference of the Methodist Church.  This includes items connected to Hollingsworth attending Centenary during the late 1940s and working as the Conference Director of Youth Work during the early 1950s.  Also included are the memoirs of Hollingsworth’s colleague, Elizabeth Thompson (1907-2010), who worked as the Director of Rural Work for the Louisiana Conference of the Methodist Church during the 1950s.
Held at:
Centenary College of Louisiana | Archives and Special Collections
2911 Centenary Boulevard
Shreveport, LA 71104
Phone: 318-869-5462
Email: archives [at] centenary.edu
Record Series Number: SC/Mss. Coll. 104
Created by: Hollingsworth, Bettie Rea Fox
Volume: 0.75 Linear Feet
Acquired: 12/00/2012. Further accruals possible.
Arrangement: Arranged by subject, then chronologically.
Biographical Note for Hollingsworth, Bettie Rea Fox : Bettie Rea Fox Hollingsworth graduated from Centenary College of Louisiana in 1949.  She earned a master’s degree from Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University in 1950.  From 1950 to 1953, Hollingsworth worked as the Conference Director of Youth Work for the Louisiana Conference of the Methodist Church.  In 1953, she married Bob Hollingsworth.  From 1962 to 1963, she served as vice president for the Alumni Association of Centenary College of Louisiana.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research use.
Subject Index
Centenary College of Louisiana.
Dulac Indian Mission (Dulac, La.)
First United Methodist Church (Shreveport, La.)
Mangum Memorial Methodist Church (Shreveport, La.)
Methodist Church (U.S.)--Louisiana Conference.
Genres/Forms of Material
Church bulletins.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Photographs.
Slides (Photography)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Physical rights are retained by the Centenary College of Louisiana Archives and Special Collections. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.
Acquisition Notes: Bettie Rea Fox Hollingsworth  Gift.
PreferredCitation: Bettie Rea Fox Hollingsworth papers, Mss. Coll. 104.  Centenary College of Louisiana Archives and Special Collections, Shreveport, Louisiana.