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 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Horace Kephart and Laura Mack Kephart Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 12-05
Content Description This collection concerns author and naturalist Horace Kephart (1862-1931) and the Kephart family, including his wife, Laura Mack Kephart (1862-1954) and their children. This collection contains:Correspondence from Horace Kephart’s father, Isaiah, chiefly concerning Kephart family genealogy; Correspondence between Kephart and his children; Correspondence and related material concerning a proposed brigade of “Sharpshooters” that Kephart attempted to organize...
Dates: 1873 - 2016

Jackson County Families Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SM 06-02
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of two distinct parts. Part one contains Jackson County, North Carolina, tax statements (1921 – 1968) of D. B. Alexander and Mrs. D.B. Alexander and other personal papers. Part two contains correspondence (1929 – 1953), including birthday cards and cards for other celebrations or life events, and featuring the Buchanan and Frady families and Robert L. Madison; photographs; and other personal papers.

Dates: 1929 - 1968

Sherrill’s Photography Studio Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 18-01
Content Description The main body of the collection consists almost entirely of photographic prints, negatives, and glass plates of various sizes (2.5" x 3.5" to 8” x 10”) for the period of 1890s, and 1920 – 1970s, although most items are concentrated in the years 1940-1960. There are three areas of photographic material in the collection. Studio portraits (negatives, prints, and glass plates), unclaimed photographs - film that was brought to Sherrill’s Studio for developing, but the prints were...
Dates: 1890s, 1920s-1970s

Swain County Memorabilia Collection

 File
Identifier: SM 88-03
Content Description Unrelated items connected with Swain County, North Carolina. Included are:A political promotional card for Kelly Bennett: n.d.Road laws of Swain County: 1923Employee payment account from Norwood Lumber Company of Forney, North Carolina: January 21, 1911Notice of Appointment of Registrar for T.W. Allen of Judson, North Carolina: April 29, 1924A draft registration card and report of Noah Myers of Fontana, North Carolina: ...
Dates: 1911 - 1924

T. Ray Gibbs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 96-09
Content Description The Ray Gibbs Collection contains over 50 household artifacts. Gibbs (b. 1904) was a distinguished alumnus of WCU (Class of 1927, Cullowhee State Normal School) who chose a career in education. He served as a teacher, coach, principal, and assistant superintendent throughout North Carolina before retiring as Superintendent of Forsyth County Schools in the late 1950s. He and his wife, Frances Louise Patrick Gibbs, retired to Whittier, N.C. where Ray was raised. The Gibbs Collection came to...
Dates: 1898 - 1980

Walt Whitman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 80-51
Scope and Contents Walt Whitman (1819 - 1892) was a noted American poet, as well as a teacher, editor, publisher, and volunteer Civil War nurse. He was the son of Walter and Lousia Van Velsor Whitman, of New York. Whitman is probably best known for Leaves of Grass (first published in 1855).The collection came into the possession of William Petterson's family when one of Petterson's ancestors lived next door to Walt Whitman's niece, Jessie, in Camden, N.J. Jessie presented the items as...
Dates: 1862 - 1940