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Benjamin Ulysses Ratchford Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC024
Scope and Contents The collection consists of biographical materials, photographs, speeches, research notes and files, printed materials, and a student scrapbook. The biographical material includes an article written at the time of his retirement, citations and certificates. The research materials primarily relate to his speeches and contain his notes and copies of articles used. The printed material includes pamphlets as well as Ratchford's original masters and Doctoral theses. The file folder marked...

David Gibson Wilson Scrapbook

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Identifier: DC0245s
Scope and Contents While a student at Davidson College, Wilson kept an extensive scrapbook of his memories. Of particular note, information is available on the Bachelor's Club, Camp Cherokee, Camp MacLellan, Reserved Officer Training Corps, Phi Gamma Delta, and Omicron Delta Kappa. Also included in the scrapbook are several photographs taken in Washington, D.C. in 1924. The scrapbook skips from page 13 to page 51, since the pages from 51-end were pre-numbered. For individual listings of items in scrapbook, please...

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. Photographs...

Philip Osborne Bethea Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: DC0247s
Scope and Contents During his student years at Davidson College, Osborne Bethea kept a scrapbook. Included in this scrapbook are student signatures and photographs of his friends. One interesting photograph shows a student (freshman?) going through "hazing" as he is being spanked by two other students with boards. There is also a good picture of a man holding an old camera.

Thomas McCall Lowry Papers

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Identifier: DC0171s
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a certificate from the Army Training Corps at Davidson College (1918), correspondence from F. L. Jackson and Davidson College president, William J. Martin (1921), minutes of the meeting of the Student Body of Davidson College, (1921), and an invitation to a cadet supper (1922). The correspondence from Martin and the minutes relate to the question of hazing.

William Stewart Buchanan Scrapbook

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Identifier: DC0248s
Scope and Contents During his student years (both at Davidson and prior), Buchanan kept a scrapbook. Included in this scrapbook are pictures taken in Japan and China, pictures of various women that he met, pictures of Buchanan with his friends, and a photograph of a man suffering "hazing." There is also an invitation to attend an event at Flora MacDonald College. Because Buchanan lived in Japan prior to attending Davidson, several of the pages of his scrapbook are donated to the island and contain picture of Fuji...