Evva Kenney Heath Papers

Correspondence, ephemera and photographs of Evva Kenney Heath and the Kenney (Kinney) family of Cardington, Ohio includes letter written by Evva Kenny Heath and her siblings, Bessie Kenney Brimbee and John Kenney, to their mother, Louisa Kenney, and to each other. Evva describes her work as a teacher in Bramwell, West Virgina, her attendance at Howard University Law School and early career as an attorney in Washington, D.C. and comments on historical and cultural events in the Capitol. Domestic chores and social activities are common topics in letters. Bessie shares news from Cardington in her letters, and John reports on his various jobs around the country.