Jeanne M. Rasmussen was born Lyska Jean Hudspeth in Lubbock, Texas on April 4, 1934, daughter of Carl Hudspeth and Oma Pearl Stephens Hudspeth. She attended Baylor University, Waco, Texas, where she majored in English and received a B.A. degree in the spring of 1953. In August of that year she married George McGranahan, a cardiologist. They subsequently had three children: Jay, Georgia, and Gavin.
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Scope and Contents
The Jeanne M. Rasmussen Collection contains both manuscript and photographic materials. Manuscript materials include personal correspondence and financial records; drafts of chapters from Rasmussen's unpublished manuscript on coal mining; essays written by Rasmussen on coal mining and other topics relating to Appalachia; and clippings and scrapbook materials on coal mining, the UMWA, and Rasmussen's writing and photography. The photographic prints depict Appalachian men, women, and children;...
1947-2009; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1974