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Phyllis Harroun Collection

Identifier: AC 103

Scope and Content

Assorted correspondence, some typed, but mostly handwritten, dating from 1920s to mid 1950s with a few pieces dated later.


  • 1808-1984

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Access Restrictions


Copy Restrictions

Duplication allowed for research purposes. User responsible for all copyright compliance.

Biographical Note

Phyllis Harroun's grandfather, William Smith Harroun, was a doctor in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Her father, Philip E. Harroun was an engineer and a photographer in New Mexico. Philip Harroun and his wife Nellie Purdy Harroun moved to Berkeley, CA in 1902.


1 Linear Feet

Separated Material

Photographs are housed and cataloged separately.

Folder of oversize material has been transferred to map room: Certificates - University of the State of New York, Education Dept.; License to practice medicine and surgery, 10/28; Regents of the University of California, Degree of Doctor of Medicine, 5/15/29; Regents of the University of California Degree of Master of the Arts in Anatomy, 5/11/27; Regents the University of California, Degree of Bachelor of Arts, 5/13/25.


Contact Information

  1. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
  2. The Palace of the Governors
  3. P.O. 2087
  4. Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-2087, U.S.A.
  5. Phone: (+)505.476.5090
  6. Fax: (+)505.476.5093
  7. Email:
  8. URL:


Guide to the Phyllis Harroun Collection, 1808-1984
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Repository Details

Part of the Fray Angélico Chávez History Library Repository

Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
New Mexico History Museum
113 Lincoln Ave
Sante Fe NM 87501 USA
(505) 476-5090