James Thomas Ketchen Belk Collection
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of manuscript copies of speeches given by Belk in Philanthropic Society meetings and a photostat of a letter written as a student. The speeches include Valedictory and Farewell addresses to the Philanthropic Society, addresses on Female Education and British Poets, and a poem "Marry."
- 1845 - 1847
Biographical / Historical
Belk was graduated from Davidson College in 1847 and was a member of the Philanthropic Society. He was a teacher in Lancaster, SC and served one term in the South Carolina House of Representatives.
1 folders (1 folder)
Single Manuscript Box 1 - A1.1
Immediate Source of Acquisition
On deposit from Ruth Meacham, 1943, 1957
Processed on Jul-94
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