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A collection of personal correspondence, Pittsburg State University material, photographs, and miscellaneous material.

Ellabeth Diggs was born in Lamar, Missouri in 1916. She graduated from Lamar High School and attended the Kansas Teachers College of Pittsburg (now Pittsburg State University). Following this, she worked as a teacher at Atchison County Community High School in Effingham, Kansas until 1947. In 1943 she married Robert M. Stillings (1915-1963). She worked at Atchison High School beginning in 1948 and continued for the next three years. Afterwards, she taught sporadically and worked in the business she and her husband owned, Stillings Hardware. Ellabeth and Robert had three children. Ellabeth Diggs Stillings passed away in 2013.

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Social Life and Customs


Arts and Humanities | Education

Size of Collection

.4 linear feet

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Manuscript Number

SpC MS 0338

Stillings, Ellabeth Diggs, Collection, 1935-1987



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