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Neill Alexander Smith Letter

 Collection
Identifier: DC0126s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a letter written by Smith in 1859 describing college life at Davidson.

Dates: 1859

North Carolina Medical College. Collection, 1889-1912

 Collection
Identifier: DC090
Scope and Contents The collection consists of enrollment cards for students, published catalogs, and the 1914 commencement program. The enrollment cards include names, home addresses, parent information, place and date of birth, religion, educational history, classes taken at the medical college, and updates on the passing of medical boards. The catalogs includes lists of faculty and students, photographs of facilites and descriptions of classes. The oversize items include a set of mounted photographs of the...
Dates: 1889

Omar ibn Sayyid. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC0211s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of documents that accompanied the Bible when it was given to the College including a note from Mrs. Guion and two pages of Sayyid's handwriting. The Bible is in the college's Rare Book Collection. In addition, there is an exhibit catalog and poster for My Name Is Omar: A life in the struggle for liberation., an exhibit created for Clemson University, October 2014-April 2015.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1871 and undated

Oni Davis McNeely Letters

 Collection
Identifier: DC0120s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of two letters written by McNeely. The letter dated November 8, 1837 describes college life while the October 1, 1856 letter discusses family matters.

Dates: 1837 - 1856

Oscar Julius Thies, Jr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC0263s
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of printed material, mostly from Junior Speaking and oratorial Exercises from 1917-1923. Oversize certificate is from office of Price Administration from 1944.

Dates: 1917 - 1944

Osmond Alexander Wylie Album

 Collection
Identifier: DC0229s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of an album (8"x7") with essays and notes written by Wylie's classmates and friends. Contributors to the album include Daniel Alexander Townsend (Class of 1858), James Porter Graham (Class of 1859), Robert LeRoy Douglas (Class of 1858), John Martin Philip Otts (Class of 1859), Philadelphus Ptolemy Maxwell (Class of 1860), Clough Lewis Sims (Class of 1860), and William Nathan Dickey (Class of 1860).

Dates: 1858 - 1865

Padgett Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: DC0235s
Scope and Contents The collections consists of a scrapbook entitled "DAVIDSON COLLEGE HISTORY." The scrapbook has been disassembled and divided into two folders. One folder contains written documents and copies of articles about Davidson College. The documents include the committee report on the land for Davidson College (1835), a draft of a resolution for the establishmen of a Manual Labor College, a statement "Prominent Features of the Manual Labor School within the Bound of Concord Presbytery, a tuition...
Dates: 1835 - 1926

Patrick Redd Law Speeches

 Collection
Identifier: DC0049s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a speech, "Be a Man" given as a representative of the Philanthropic Society (1873) and Law's Inaugural Address as president of the Society in 1874.

Dates: 1873 - 1874

Paul Butterfield Freeland Scrapbook and Miscellaneous

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Identifier: DC0238s
Scope and Contents As a student at Davidson, Paul B. Freeland kept an extensive scrapbook. This scrapbook documents the history of Davidson from 1921-1925. The scrapbook is divided into four time periods -- each according the the four years that Paul was a student -- his freshman, sophomore, junior and senior year. Of particular note, there is a listing of the scores of football, basketball, track and tennis scores from 1921-1922. There is also a lot of information on the history of the class of 1925....
Dates: 1921 - 1925

Paul Shields Crane Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC082
Scope and Contents Series Description: The collection consists of copies of Paul S. Crane's certificates and diplomas, his obituary, a letter from the mayor of Chon-ju, a family photograph from 1919, and a video. The video, entitled "Back to the Love of 100 Years Ago," commemorates the 10th anniversary of the foundation of Presbyterian Medical Center in Chonju, Korea. The collection also contains the original Korean and English translation (by Paul S. Crane) of a book called "Twenty Two Americans Buried at...
Dates: 1919; 1941 - 2005

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Names
Ney, Peter Stuart, d. 1846 6
Shaw, Cornelia Rebekah 5
Wilson, Woodrow (Thomas Woodrow), 1856-1924 (Class of 1877) 5
Davidson Family 4
Lingle, Walter L. (Walter Lee), 1868-1956 (Class of 1892) 4
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Martin, William Joseph, Jr., 1868-1943 (Class of 1888) 4
Davidson College 3
Davidson, Chalmers G. (Chalmers Gaston), 1907-1994 (Class of 1928) 3
Erwin, Edward Jones, 1885-1954 (Class of 1906) 3
Eumenean Society 3
Helper, Hanson Pinckney 3
Lacy, Drury, 1802-1884. (Class of 1859) 3
Morrison, Robert Hall, 1798-1889 3
Ney, Michel, duc d'Elchingen, 1769-1815. 3
Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) 3
Smith, Henry Louis, 1859-1951 (Class of 1881) 3
Abbott, Anthony S. 2
Athletics - Baseball 2
Bank of Davidson (Davidson, NC) 2
Chambers, Maxwell (1780-1855) 2
Cunningham, John Rood, 1891-1980 2
D Club 2
Davidson College Presbyterian Church 2
Davidson, Edward Lee Baxter, 1958-1944 (Class of 1891) 2
Flora MacDonald College (Red Springs, NC) 2
Freeland, Paul Butterfield, 1904-1976 (Class of 1925) 2
Gamma Sigma Epsilon. Chemical Fraternity 2
Hamilton, Hugh Cunningham (Class of 1920) 2
Helper Family 2
Holshouser, James E. (Class of 1956) 2
Johnston Family 2
Kirkpatrick, John Lycan, 1813-1885 2
Lingle, Thomas Wilson, 1871- (Class of 1893) 2
Martin, David Grier, 1910-1974 (Class of 1932) 2
Martin, William Joseph, 1830-1896 2
Morrow, James, 1820-1865 (Class of 1843) 2
Omicron Delta Kappa Honorary Fraternity 2
Pfohl, James Christian 2
Phillips, Charles, Rev. (Professor of Mathematics and Engineering) 2
Piedmont Bank and Trust Company 2
Robinson, Joseph (Class of 1962) 2
Rusk, Dean, 1909-1994 (Class of 1931) 2
Sentelle, Mark Edgar (Class of 1894) 2
Shewmake, Edwin F. 2
Simmons, Frank, Jr. (Class of 1940) 2
Smith, C. Alphonso (Charles Alphonso), 1864-1924 (Class of 1884) 2
Smith, Egbert W. (Egbert Watson), 1862-1944 (Class of 1882) 2
Smith, Hay Watson, 1868-1940 (Class of 1890) 2
Spencer, Samuel R., President (Samuel Reid), 1919-2013 (Class of 1940) 2
Tuesday Club (Davidson, NC) 2
Workman, William Gatewood, 1940- (Class of 1962) 2
Abbot, William Wright, 1922- (Class of 1943) 1
Adachi, Hiroshi (Class of 1966) 1
Alexander, Charles Carroll, 1832-1866 (Class of 1853) 1
Alexander, Isaac 1
Alexander, John McCoy, 1828-1846 (Class of 1847) 1
Alexander, Margaret E. Hampton, 1849-1939 1
Alexander, Thomas H. (Class of 1843) 1
Alexander, William Davidson (Class of 1862) 1
Allison, Thomas Johnston, 1849-1919 (Class of 1871) 1
Allison, Wade Hampton, 1901-1963 (Class of 1926) 1
Alpha Book Club 1
Anderson, John Munroe 1
Anderson, R. Kemmer, 1945- (Class of 1967) 1
Aplian Book Club (Davidson, NC) 1
Arbuckle, Howard 1
Ardrey, William Erskine, 1839-1907 (Class of 1862) 1
Armfield, Edward (Class of 1937) 1
Arnold, John David, 1869-1895 (Class of 1894) 1
Arrowood, Robert Sylvanus, 1854-1917 (Class of 1877) 1
As You Like It Book Club (Davidson, NC) 1
Athenaeum Club (Davidson, NC) 1
Athletics - Basketball 1
Babcock, Brooks (Class of 1984) 1
Bailey, William S. 1
Baker, Heather L. (Class of 2000) 1
Baker, William Hoge, 1868-1932 (Class of 1888) 1
Ballard, Houston 1
Bannerman, A. W. (Class of 1857) 1
Barnes, Frank Arthur (Class of 1895) 1
Barnette, Alex 1
Barr, Julius McCann 1
Barry, Richard 1
Batte, James Herbert (Class of 1935) 1
Battle, William H. 1
Bean, Eugene Holmes, 1874-1933 (Class of 1897) 1
Beer, Amalie 1
Belk, James Thomas Ketchen, 1825-1878 (Class of 1847) 1
Bell Family 1
Bell, Lewis, 1849-1935. (Class of 1870) 1
Bell, Samuel Henry (Class of 1870) 1
Bell, Vereen McNeill, 1911-1944 (Class of 1932) 1
Bernhardt, John Mathias (Class of 1886) 1
Bethea, Osborne (Class of 1963) 1
Bethea, Philip Osborne, 1901-1979 (Class of 1922) 1
Bigham, Maud 1
Black, Jack M. (Class of 1918) 1
Blanton-Black 1
Blue, Larkin McLaurin, 1860-1939 (Class of 1886) 1
Blythe, LeGette, 1900-1993 1
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