Smith, Myra V.

Smith, Myra V.

Smith, Myra V.
D'Evereux Hall 1
I: Individuals and Groups
Myra V. Smith, a former high school teacher and alumna of the University of Chicago (A.B., 1903), restored D'Evereux Hall, a historic ante-bellum mansion in Natchez, Mississippi. Upon her death in 1961, Miss Smith her estate, including the hall, to the university with the stipulation that all assets be sold and scholarships funds be established to honor her and her family members.
Smith, Myra Virginia, 1881-1961 | High school teachers | Philanthropists | Scholarships | University of Chicago--Alumni and alumnae
Photographic prints; 19.4 x 23.9 cm
Natchez, Mississippi
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

View information about rights and permissions.

View information about ordering reproductions.