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Elizabeth H. Kellogg Papers


Elizabeth Henry "Bettie" Kellogg was born in Manteo and lived in the Outer Banks area for most of her life. She has been involved with numerous organizations, including the Outer Banks Community Foundation and Dare County 400th Anniversary Advisory Committee. The Elizabeth H. Kellogg Papers, 1948-1996, contains photographs, clippings, correspondence, programs, and other papers collected by Kellogg. The bulk of the collection dates from Kellogg's childhood and early adulthood. The collection is arranged into two series: Personal Papers and Photographs.

Title

Elizabeth H. Kellogg Papers

Collection Number

PC.5151

Date(s)

1937-1996 and undated

Box 1Box 2
Language

English

Abstract

Elizabeth Henry "Bettie" Kellogg was born in Manteo and lived in the Outer Banks area for most of her life. She has been involved with numerous organizations, including the Outer Banks Community Foundation and Dare County 400  th Anniversary Advisory Committee. The Elizabeth H. Kellogg Papers, 1948-1996, contains photographs, clippings, correspondence, programs, and other papers collected by Kellogg. The bulk of the collection dates from Kellogg's childhood and early adulthood. The collection is arranged into two series: Personal Papers and Photographs.

Physical Location

5B5

Creator

Elizabeth Henry "Bettie" Kellogg, 1948-

Repository

Outer Banks History Center


The collection is arranged into two series: Personal Papers, 1948-1996, and Photographs, 1948-1989. Folders within series are arranged chronologically.


The collection is arranged into two series: Personal Papers, 1948-1996, and Photographs, 1948-1989. Folders within series are arranged chronologically.


Available for research.


Copyright is retained by the authors of these materials, or their descendants, as stipulated by the United States copyright law (Title 17 US Code). Individual researchers are responsible for using these materials in conformance with copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying these materials.


Processed by Samantha Crisp, December 2017, and updated January 2019.


Elizabeth Henry "Bettie" Kellogg was born 27 April 1948 in Manteo. Kellogg's parents were John Gordon Kellogg and Alice Kellogg. The family owned Kellogg's Building Supply and the Cottage Shop She attended St. Mary's Junior College and East Carolina University, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in 1971. In 1969, she received a sponsorship from representative Archie Burrus to attend the inaugural ball of governor Robert Scott in Raleigh. Kellogg married Irving Thomas Blanchard III 7 August 1971 in Manteo at the Mt. Olivet Methodist Church. The couple lived in Ahoskie. Kellogg taught high school in Ahoskie and in Morehead City, N.C., In 1983, Kellogg and her husband became charter members of the Outer Banks Community Foundation. That same year, she served on the Dare County 400th Anniversary Advisory Committee. As of 2017, Kellogg still lives in the Outer Banks and practices realty.


[Identification of item], PC.5151, Elizabeth H. Kellogg Papers, Outer Banks History Center, Manteo, NC, U.S.A.


Donated by Elizabeth H. Kellogg, May 2016 and January 2019.


The Elizabeth H. Kellogg Papers, 1948-1996, contains photographs, clippings, correspondence, programs, and other papers collected by Elizabeth Henry "Bettie" Kellogg. The bulk of the collection dates from Kellogg's childhood and early adulthood. The collection is arranged into two series: Personal Papers and Photographs. Personal Papers include materials from Kellogg's childhood (programs, certificates, report cards, and a pin) and college education, including a diploma from East Carolina University. Also included are files related to some of the organizations with which Kellogg was involved, such as the Dare County 400  th Anniversary Advisory Committee and the Outer Banks Community Foundation (including charter member certificates for Kellogg and her husband signed by the four founders of the Community Foundation). Photographs primarily comprise family photographs taken during Kellogg's childhood, as well as portraits of Kellogg at the inaugural ball of Governor Robert Scott in 1969 and snapshots of Kellogg at the 1961 Pirates Jamboree. Additionally, this series includes a folder of photographs collected by Kellogg depicting film actor R.G. Armstrong and other actors in  The Lost Colony in the early 1950s.

The addition of 2019 comprises four folders of first day of issue covers (1937-1984) and a folder of ephemera, including three postcards from Kellogg, a program from the 46th anniversary of the Wright Brothers' flight, a stamp, and a Ducks Unlimited sticker.


  • Armstrong, R. G. (Robert Golden), 1917-2012
  • Green, Paul, 1894-1981--Lost Colony
  • Manteo High School (Manteo, N.C.)
  • Outer Banks Community Foundation
  • Pirates Jamboree

Folder: 1:1.1  
Programs and Certificates
1948 - 1964

Folder: 1:1.2  
Report Cards
1959-1964

Folder: 1:1.3  
"Go Get 'Em Redskins" Pin
circa 1960s

Folder: 1:1.4  
Balfour Baum Clippings [photocopies; originals returned to donor]
1965

Folder: 1:1.5  
Itineraries and Letters Home Semester Abroad
1970

Folder: 1:1.6  
Diploma, East Carolina University
1971

Folder: 1:1.7  
Outer Banks Community Foundation
1982-1983

Folder: 1:1.8  
Dare County 400th Anniversary Advisory Committee
1983

Folder: 1:1.9  
Elizabeth Rendezvous Brochure
1983

Folder: 1:1.10  
Roanoke Voyage Corridor Commission
1984

Folder: 1:1.11  
Dare County Board of Education
1983-1986

Folder: 1:1.12  
Sudan Temple Fall Ceremonial Program
1996

Folder: 1:2.1  
Photographs
1948-1952

Folder: 1:2.2  
Photographs of Bettie Kellogg, Christening through High School
1948-circa 1965

Folder: 1:2.3  
Photographs of Kellogg Family and Events
1940-1990s

Folder: 1:2.4  
Photographs of Flat Top Houses Built by Kellogg and Jack Wilson
1950s

Folder: 1:2.5  
R.G. Armstrong, The Lost Colony Clippings and Photographs
1950s

Folder: 1:2.6  
Photographs of Kellogg's Supply, See Sea Motel, Dare County Health Center, and Manteo High School
circa 1950s-1970s

Folder: 1:2.7  
Pirates Jamboree Photographs
1961

Folder: 1:2.8  
Inaugural Ball of Governor Robert Scott
1969

Folder: 1:2.9  
Bell's Beachwear Opening
circa 1970s

Folder: 1:2.10  
Christening the Carolina Flare
circa 1970s

Folder: 2:3.1-4  
First Day of Issue Covers [4 folders]
1937-1984

Folder: 2:3.5  
Ephemera
1949 and undated