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Hay Watson Smith Speeches

 Collection
Identifier: DC0082s
Scope and Contents

This collection consists Smith's Respondent Address delivered June 19, 1889 and his Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in December of 1889.

Dates: 1889

Henry Elias Fries Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DC0029s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of manuscript copies of 4 letters and photocopies of 22 letters written by Fries (1874-1876) and speeches given to the Philanthropic Society as vice-president and president in 1877. The letters discuss college life and Davidson faculty. The location of the original letters for the photocopies in unknown.

Dates: 1874 - 1877

Henry Neal Pharr Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0073s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Pharr's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1887.

Dates: 1887

James Alexander McQueen Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0063s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of McQueen's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1899.

Dates: 1899

James Argyle McLauchlin Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0062s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of McLaughlin's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1886.

Dates: 1886

James Blanton Wharey Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0095s
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of Wharey's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1891.

Dates: 1891

James Ernest Thacker Speeches

 Collection
Identifier: DC0089s
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of Thacker's "Respondent's Address" given before the Philanthropic Society in 1888 and his Inaugural Address as president of the Society in 1890.

Dates: 1888 - 1890

James Franklin Houston Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DC0140s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of two essays: "Literary Attractions of the Bible" and "Philosophy of the Ages," receipts and a fund-raising appeal for the Philanthropic Society (1847-1848), attendance and grade reports (1846-1847), and Davidson College commencement programs for 1848 and 1849.

Dates: 1846 - 1848

James H. Horah Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0044s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Horah's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1879.

Dates: 1879

James Hardy Morrison Speeches

 Collection
Identifier: DC0069s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Morrison's Representative Oration, "Rights," delivered June 24, 1874 and his Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1875.

Dates: 1874

James Stephen Brown Speeches

 Collection
Identifier: DC0012s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 2 speeches; his inaugural address as president of the Philanthropic Society and a speech given to the society on the Catholic Church.

Dates: 1888 - 1889

James Tate Murphy Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0070s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Murphy's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1878.

Dates: 1878

James Thomas Ketchen Belk Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC0008s
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."

Dates: 1845 - 1847

James William Milton Goodman Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0035s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Goodman's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1893.

Dates: 1893

Jerome Channing Horner Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0045s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Horner's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1874.

Dates: 1874

Jesse Weimar Siler Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0079s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Siler's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society for the first presidential term, 1884-1885.

Dates: 1884

John Adams Gilmer Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0033s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Gilmer's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1880.

Dates: 1880

John Chambers Rankin Cannon Speeches

 Collection
Identifier: DC0019s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 3 speeches presented to the Philanthropic Society and his Philanthropic Society and college diplomas. There are two manuscript copies of "The West - A Field for Enterprise" (1851), and one copy each of "Ex Parvis Magna Orientur (1852), and "Unaided Genius" (undated).

Dates: 1851 - 1852

John David Arnold Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0004s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Arnold's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1894.

Dates: 1894

John Espy Watts Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0094s
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of Watts's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in April 1886.

Dates: 1886

John Laban Lineberger Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0050s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Lineberger's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1891.

Dates: 1891

John Levi Scott Speeches

 Collection
Identifier: DC0075s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Scott's Representative Speech, "The Rise of the Swiss Confederacy," and his Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1880.

Dates: 1880

John McCoy Alexander Speeches

 Collection
Identifier: DC0001s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of manuscript copies of six speeches given by Alexander while a student at Davidson. The speeches are on a variety of topics including literature, education, England, Napoleon and history.

Dates: 1844 - 1846

John McMillan Clark Speeches

 Collection
Identifier: DC0021s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 2 speeches: Clark's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1884 and a speech awarded the Orator's Medal, "Industrial Progress of the South" (1885).

Dates: 1884 - 1885

John Miller Faison Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0027s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Faison's Inaugural Address as president of the Philanthropic Society in 1883.

Dates: 1883

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Names
Alexander, John McCoy, 1828-1846 (Class of 1847) 1
Arnold, John David, 1869-1895 (Class of 1894) 1
Arrowood, Robert Sylvanus, 1854-1917 (Class of 1877) 1
Baker, William Hoge, 1868-1932 (Class of 1888) 1
Bean, Eugene Holmes, 1874-1933 (Class of 1897) 1
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Belk, James Thomas Ketchen, 1825-1878 (Class of 1847) 1
Boston, Louis Edgar, d. 1901 (Class of 1892) 1
Brenizer, Gilmer, 1864- (Class of 1882) 1
Brown, James Stephen, 1866-1958. (Class of 1889) 1
Brown, Peter Marshall, 1859-1913. (Class of 1880) 1
Buckner, Albert Gallatin, 1850-1941. (Class of 1879) 1
Burgess, Thomas Peterson, 1860-1942. (Class of 1883) 1
Burton, Samuel Smith, 1853-1880. (Class of 1873) 1
Caldwell, Walter Pharr, 1823-1888. (Class of 1841) 1
Campbell, William Henry Ruffner, 1889-1960 (Class of 1910) 1
Cannon, John Chambers Rankin, 1833-1908. (Class of 1852) 1
Clark, John McMillan, 1858- (Class of 1886) 1
Cozart, William Hubbard, 1860-1901. (Class of 1879) 1
Cromartie, Robert Samuel, 1869-1965 (Class of 1895) 1
Eagleton, Davis Foute, 1861-1916. (Class of 1884) 1
Faison, John Miller, 1862-1915. (Class of 1883) 1
Forsyth, William Kenneth, 1866-1901. (Class of 1893) 1
Fries, Henry Elias, 1857-1949. (Class of 1878) 1
Gaither, Ephraim Lash, 1850-1943. (Class of 1873) 1
Gilmer, Charles Stewart, 1864-1926. (Class of 1886) 1
Gilmer, John Adams, 1857-1912. (Class of 1880) 1
Goldberg, William Victor, 1871-1910. (Class of 1889) 1
Goodman, James William Milton, 1867- (Class of 1894) 1
Goodman, Walter Alexander, 1869- (Class of 1897) 1
Hall, Franklin Price, 1860-1939. (Class of 1887) 1
Harrell, Frank Pierce, 1852-1883. (Class of 1877) 1
Harris Family 1
Henderson, William Bain, 1861-1902. (Class of 1885) 1
Hill, Fred, -1890 (Class of 1889) 1
Hodgin, Charles Edward, 1869-1955. (Class of 1894) 1
Hoffman, E. J. (Ernest Jenkins), 1879-1965 (Class of 1900) 1
Horah, Alston Davis, 1864-1921. (Class of 1885) 1
Horah, James H., 1861-1920. (Class of 1880) 1
Horner, Jerome Channing, 1853-1951. (Class of 1875) 1
Houston, James Franklin, 1826-1858 (Class of 1848) 1
Johnston, Thomas Dabney, 1873-1952 (Class of 1896) 1
Kirkpatrick, Thomas Sampson, 1860-1935 (Class of 1882) 1
Law, Patrick Redd, 1849-1911. (Class of 1874) 1
Lineberger, John Laban, 1869-1940. (Class of 1891) 1
Little, Alexander Graham, 1869-1948. (Class of 1895) 1
Little, Robert Eugene, 1852- (Class of 1873) 1
Maloney, Thomas. (Class of 1871) 1
Martin, Alexander, 1871- (Class of 1895) 1
Martin, Miles Costin, 1866-1935. (Class of 1888) 1
Matheson, Junius Ayers, 1869-1929. (Class of 1890) 1
McArthur, Joseph Alexander, 1865-1937. (Class of 1889) 1
McFadyen, Archibald Alexander, 1877-1944. (Class of 1899) 1
McGehee, Thomas, -1886 (Class of 1876) 1
McGilvary, Evander Bradley, 1864-1953. (Class of 1884) 1
McGregor, Daniel Alexander, 1850- (Class of 1879) 1
McKay, Malcolm McNair, 1853-1934. (Class of 1874) 1
McKinnon, John Murdock, 1876-1943. (Class of 1898) 1
McLauchlin, Dougald Neill, 1863- (Class of 1888) 1
McLauchlin, James Argyle, 1867-1939. (Class of 1887) 1
McQueen, James Alexander, 1874-1903. (Class of 1899) 1
Milner, William Arnold, 1844-1896. (Class of 1870) 1
Morrison, James Hardy, 1849- (Class of 1875) 1
Murphy, James Tate, 1854- (Class of 1878) 1
Oates, Robert Marcus, 1869-1923. (Class of 1888) 1
Pharr, Henry Neal, 1865-1934. (Class of 1887) 1
Roberts, John Thomas, 1854-191?. (Class of 1881) 1
Rumple, Watson Wharton, 1859-1877 (Class of 1877) 1
Scott, John Levi, 1859-1924 (Class of 1881) 1
Siler, Eugene Leonidas, 1867-1947. (Class of 1887) 1
Siler, Jesse Weimar, 1863-1912. (Class of 1885) 1
Sloop, Eustace Henry, 1877-1962. (Class of 1897) 1
Smith, Hay Watson, 1868-1940 (Class of 1890) 1
Stevenson, Robert Rockwell, 1865-1891 (Class of 1889) 1
Stevenson, William Francis, 1861-1942 (Class of 1885) 1
Telfair, Samuel Fowle, 1863- (Class of 1884) 1
Thacker, James Ernest, 1869-1945. (Class of 1890) 1
Tillinghast, Joseph Alexander. (Class of 1891) 1
Wakefield, John, 1864-1910. (Class of 1893) 1
Watkins, Benjamin Franklin, 1855- (Class of 1876) 1
Watts, John Espy, 1864-1932. (Class of 1886) 1
Wharey, James Blanton, 1872-1946. (Class of 1892) 1
Wharton, Charles Newton, 1867-1919. (Class of 1890) 1
Wharton, Lacy Donnell, 1869- (Class of 1891) 1
Wharton, Robert Leslie, 1871-1960. (Class of 1892) 1
White, Andrew Walker, 1850-1935. (Class of 1880) 1
Williams, R. Murphy (Robert Murphy), 1868-1955 (Class of 1896) 1
Wilson, Alexander, 1863- (Class of 1884) 1
Wilson, Thomas Adams, 1827-1862 (Class of 1850) 1
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