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Lucy Martin Currie Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC0193s
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Currie's reminiscences of growing up in Davidson (1922), notes for a talk on Davidson history for the Tuesday Club, a typescript "Fact and Fiction About Old Davidson" written for the Thelemite Book Club (1955), a typescript of a talk on "Our Foreign Alumni, copies of newspaper clippings relating to Currie and 2 photographs. See also DC028, Dr. William J. Martin Collection for family information and DC040, Thelemite Book Club for an original typescript with...
Dates: 1922 - 1967

Mrs. Goudyloch Erwin Dyer Reminiscences

 Collection
Identifier: DC0142s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a typescript of a program presented to the Davidson Historical Society. The program was entitled,"Growing Up In Davidson and the typescript includes photographs of Davidson

Dates: 1992

Reeves Temple A.M.E. Zion Church Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC0298s
Scope and Contents This collection contains a school report on the history of the church written by Alexis Smith, a member of the congregation. The Polaroids (folder 3), were taken for this report. The collection also contains a souvenir booklet from the Homecoming and Revival celebration held on September 26, 1993. This collection is divided into the report text, the report photos, and the souvenir booklet. There is also a video tape with Alexis Smith narrating church history and a second segment documenting...
Dates: 1993 - 1994

Robert Gordon Sparrow Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC0084s
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of six issues of the newspaper and a speech on Charles Egbert Craddock given April 29, 1887. The newspapers are housed with oversize materials. Issues include 11 May 1883 (no. 16), 8 June 1883 (no.20), 21 June 1883 (no. 22), 29 June 1883 (no23), 18 January 1884, and 1 February 1884 (no 27). The paper began as the Weekly Enterprise, by January 1884 it was known as the Davidson College Enterprise.

Dates: 1887

Ruddock and Johnston Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DC0213s
Scope and Contents

The collection contains expense accounts from 1865-1866.

Dates: 1865 - 1866

Scofield Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC0190s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of printed materials and photographs. The printed materials include invitations, newspaper clippings, a sketch of Stephen Charles "Skits" Scofield by Linwood Black and receipts. The photographs are of buildings in Davidson and of the Scofield family. See also DC0165s, the Mary Scofield Clifford Papers.

Dates: 1883-1962 and undated

Sparrow Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DC0204s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of corrrespondence. The letters from 1847 to 1857 discuss family life. The letters from 1956 to 1981 were written to Dr. Chalmers Davidson about the family history and property. Typescripts for some of the early letters have been added to the collection

Dates: 1847 - 1981

St. Alban's Episcopal Church Records

 Collection
Identifier: DC052
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of minutes, financial reports, correspondence for the period 1956 to 1975 and newsletters for 1979-1987. The files are arranged chronologically. The 1956 file contains a copy of the petition to establish the mission. The 1980 and 1982 newsletter files also contain church directories for those years. The video produced by St. Alban's on their building campaign is housed in the video collection as Video #224.

Dates: 1956 - 1987

Thomas Thweatt Jones Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC0243s
Scope and Contents The file folder titled "Brochures" contains program brochures from the Carolina Theater, the School of Music of the Flora Macdonald College in Red Springs, N.C., an essay defending America's involvement in wars, and the Junior Speaking brochure from 1924. The file folder marked "Correspondence" contains a letter providing information on the college class ring; a letter from W.E. Bowman, Registrar for the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in 1928; a letter from a girl accepting an...
Dates: 1924 - 1927

Town Commission. Davidson (N.C.). Minutes and Committees

 Collection
Identifier: DC074
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of photocopies minutes beginning February 17, 1879. There is also a copy of the Ordinances of the Town of Davidson, 1912 and minutes for the Bicentennial Committee, 1975-76 and Parks and Recreation Committee, 1972-1973. The minutes for 2007 are primarily Planning Board minutes. The Receipts file contains examples of receipts for telephone service and a petty cash voucher. A CD(CD#98) housed with the CD collection is also a text copy of the 2001 Planning Ordinance.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1879 - 2017

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Tuesday Club (Davidson, NC) 2
Baker, Heather L. (Class of 2000) 1
Brown-Knox Mercantile Company 1
Cassell, J. Erisman 1
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Flora MacDonald College (Red Springs, NC) 1
Harvey, William Leslie 1
Helper Family 1
Helper and Sloan 1
Holt, William A. 1
Independence Trust Company (Charlotte, NC) 1
Jackson, Frank Lee, 1882-1971 (Class of 1906) 1
Jetton, William Alexander (Class of 1903) 1
Jones, Thomas Thweatt, 1907-1991 (Class of 1928) 1
Kincaid, Randall, Jr., 1940-2023 1
Knights of Pythias. Davidson Chapter 1
Lewis, H. E. 1
Linden Manufacturing Company 1
Matthews, C. J. 1
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Reeves Temple A.M.E. Zion Church 1
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Russell, Harry K. (Class of 1923) 1
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Shaw, Wilson (Class of 1922) 1
Shewmake, Edwin F. 1
Sloan, Louise Withers, 1891-1992 1
Smith, James C. (Class of 1997) 1
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Sparrow, Robert Gordon, 1868-1947. (Class of 1888) 1
St. Alban's Episcopal Church (Davidson, NC) 1
Thelemite Book Club (Davidson, NC) 1
Thies, Coline Munroe (1891-1960) 1
Thornbury, John W. (Class of 2000) 1
Town Commission. Davidson (N.C.) 1
Whitfield, George 1
Williams, W.P., 1833-1900 1
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