Western Carolina College -- Presidents -- Correspondence
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: MSS 80-69
Content Description Correspondence and other material related to Killian's personal and professional life. Carl Dan Killian (1903-1976), a noted educator in western North Carolina, became head of the Department of Psychology & Education at Western Carolina College in 1935. Killian helped establish and became head of the Western Carolina Clinic Complex in 1964. The clinic facilities included the Developmental Evaluation Clinic, the Mental Health Clinic, and the Speech & Hearing Clinic. In 1967 Killian...
Dates: 1928 - 1973
Identifier: MSS 17-08
Scope and Contents Dr. Paul Apperson Reid (1902-1982) served as a two-time president at Western Carolina Teacher’s College and oversaw the name change to Western Carolina College in 1953. Born in Pilot Mountain, North Carolina he later attended the University of North Carolina where he received his Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degree. After graduation he worked as a teacher and administrator in the public schools before accepting a post as comptroller for the State Board of Education in Raleigh...
Dates: 1949 - 1960
Identifier: MSS 80-34
Content Description This collection is grouped as follows: private correspondence, writings, genealogy, folk ballads, newspaper clippings, and a church ledger.Bird's private correspondence mostly contains letters to and from family and friends, although there are some personal business letters and a segment of correspondence from 1960-1964 regarding his book, The History of Western Carolina College.His writings include his unpublished autobiography, a manuscript of Level Paths: New Songs...
Dates: 1891 - 1975