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Cullowhee Normal and Industrial School (Cullowhee, N.C.) -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Prehistoric Genesis of WCTC Manuscript

Identifier: SM 80-51
Content Description Manuscript entitled "Prehistoric Genesis of Western Carolina Teacher's College, Humbly Sketched" by T. C. Buchanan. Buchanan described his experiences as a teacher at Cullowhee in 1888, and traced the origin of Western Carolina University dated back one year before the officially accepted date of 1889.W.E. Bird's History of Western Carolina College (pp. 21-22, 26) noted:"While Madison was thus engaged, another young man of historical interest in the genesis of the...
Dates: 1939

Robert L. Madison, Add. #2

Identifier: SM 85-15
Content Description Two copies of an unsigned two page history of Cullowhee Normal and Industrial School (now Western Carolina University). The letter outlines the development of the school from Cullowhee High school in 1888 to the Normal School in 1908.
Dates: 1908 - 1909