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Scope and Contents There also is an interesting article entitled: Professor A. Currie Great Factor in Developing Davidson's Debate Teams" in the November 27, 1919 issue of the Davidsonian. More information is available in RG 3/5.23."
Scope and Contents The collection consists of letters written to Professor John Douglass by Rev.W.J. McKay, D.D., from Sumter, S.C., photographs, receipts, and pamphlets. The letters generally reference meetings of the Board of Trustees and the Executive Committee and provide brief outlines of issues discussed. The collection also includes receipts for Douglas' days as a student as well as commencement and reunion programs for the class of 1893. In addition, the collection contains a literary society speech...
Dates: 1890 - 1965
Scope and Contents The collection contains minutes, constitutions, correspondence, class and roll books, membership books, credit books, treasurer's books, records from the Junior Eumenean Society, a scrapbook, some printed material, and memorabilia. The minutes are from 1838-1935, 1950-1957, and 1984-1987. There is also a photocopy of the minutes from 1838-1843 which can be found at the end of the collection. Unfortunately, the minutes from the first 38 meetings of the Society have been lost, as have the...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a printed copy of the Rev. J. Jones Smyth's address given at Davidson in 1855 and four documents. The printed speech has handwritten notes on the back cover. The documents include a list of Davidson College students with grade averages for the period 1865 to 1868, a recipe for Mothers Bitters, an 1870 employment contract between Bell and patrons of Davidson River Academy, and an 1871 donation solication letter from the Eumenean Literary Society.
Dates: Majority of material found in 1855-1871 and undated
Scope and Contents The collection contains an assortment of covers, postmarked envelopes, from 1839 to 1899, arranged chronologically. The bulk of the collection consists of 27 covers with various Davidson College, N.C. postmarks and includes 6 illuminated covers decorated with engravings of the Old Chambers Building. Three additional covers with Davidson College, N.C. postmarks are mounted individually on sheets with notes and were assembled by Paul Freeland (1925). One of these is one of the illuminated covers....
Scope and Contents The collection of Pandeinic Society records is small. There are minutes from 1921-1925. These contain information about the founding members of the society, about political aspects, orations, and debates. There is a credit book with information from 1919-1926 which lists members names and their activities related to the society, such as debates, orations, and essays. [When the society was founded, it was agreed that credits that had been earned by Eumenean Society members could be transferred...
- Names: Eumenean Society X
- College Archives 3
- Manuscript Collections 3
- Literary Societies 2
- Students - Social Life and Customs 2
- Businesses 1
- Davidson River Academy 1
- Davidson, NC - History 1
- Debates 1
- Freeland, Paul Butterfield (1925) 1
- Helper, Hanson Pinckey 1
- North Carolina Intercollegiate Forensic Association 1
- Price, Reynold Boscomb (1844) 1
- Publications - Fete Champetre 1
- Wharton, Don - Speech, 1925 1 ∧ less
- Bell, Lewis, 1849-1935. (Class of 1870) 1
- Debate Club 1
- Douglas Family 1
- Pandeinic Society 1
- Parrigin, Lyman J. (Class of 1943) 1
- Philanthropic Society 1 ∧ less