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Western Carolina University -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

A. C. Reynolds Collection

 Series
Identifier: MSS 80-59
Content Description A.C. Reynolds (1870 - 1953) served as the second president of Cullowhee Normal and Industrial School (Western Carolina University), from 1912 to 1920. He was influential in Buncombe County education and instrumental in establishing Rutherford College, in Brevard, NC. Reynolds wrote about his experiences in fostering education in western North Carolina, his beliefs about the role of education, and his life as a boy in the mountains of western North Carolina in the late 1890s. The collection...

Mary Faye Brumby Collection, Add. #1

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 83-02
Content Description This addition to the Mary Faye Brumby collection (MSS 80-57) contains materials relating to Western Carolina College and its designation as a University by the North Carolina Senate, a speech by Brumby, an editorial by Jesse Helms concerning reapportionment, and booklets on inaugural ceremonies and various topics.

Maurice B. Morrill Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 05-07
Content Description Manuscript and drafts of Dr. Maurice B. Morrill’s history of Western Carolina University. Dr. Morrill served as the Dean of Western Carolina University’s Graduate School and also served extensively on university committees. Several of the manuscript drafts are dated between 1979 – 1981. Also included are research materials for the university history and materials from Ms. Eddie Marie Wike Sutton Duckett.