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Julia Houston of Pine Bluff attended Elizabeth College in Charlotte, North Carolina, in the early 1900s. She married Hilton Railey (1895-1975), a journalist. Railey served in World War I (WWI) and later worked at the New York Times.

This collections was salvaged from an abandoned home in Pine Bluff by an OBU history student in the late 1970s-early 1980s, and given to OBU history professor Dr. Ray Granade for preservation.

This collection includes correspondence, financial papers, a manuscript, and other items.



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