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Centennial Book Club Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC033
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of annual program booklets, minutes, and corresponedence. The booklets include member lists, officer lists, and the topics for programs. The dates covered are 1939 to 2023; some programs from the 1940s are missing. The minutes date from 1937 to 1942 and 1987 to 1997. Correspondence and clippings about the club are filed within the minutes.

Dates: 1939 - 2023

Centennial Celebration. Records, 1936-1950

 Sub-Group
Identifier: RG09-01
Scope and Contents The files begin with copies of the scripts used in Broadcasts over radio stations WSOC and WBT as part of the Centennial Celebration. Next, there is a file on general correspondence involving the Centennial Celebration. This particular file contains a letter signed by John D. Rockefeller, Jr., congratulating the College on its centennial anniversary. The third file contains correspondence with the various delegates and V.I.P's invited to speak at the college. The vast majority of the...
Dates: 1936
Found in: College Archives

Center for Civic Engagement (Community Service). Records, 1987-

 Sub-Group
Identifier: RG17-03
Scope and Contents The files consist of an annual report, brochures and posters, correspondence, speeches, surveys, reports and scrapbooks related to both Community Service and Bonner Scholars. In addition to the files, there is a video (152) on the Hurricane Andrew Relief team, a video (312) of interviews with Bonner Scholars, a cassette tape (114) of a radio interview concerning Into the Streets, a plaque (Artifact 271) and negatives of New Student Orientation service activities and the Davidson College...
Dates: 1987
Found in: College Archives

Center for Interdisciplinary Studies. Records

 Sub-Group
Identifier: RG03-09
Scope and Contents The records include annual reports, committee reports, and publications related to the program. The committee report is an evaluation of the program made in 1973.The publications include brochures and guidebooks. The photograph album documents CIS events from 1993 to 2001. The Frontis Johnston folder contains biographical information, correspondence and an untitled speech on higher education. The Department Review notebook contains information on the college, course descriptions and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1970 - 2013
Found in: College Archives

Centre Church Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC0265s
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a scrapbook, which was once part of the Davidson College Library Collection, containing material on the Centre Church. Newspaper clippings include histories of the church by Rev. E. F. Rockwell and Capt. R. R. Morrison (1938), as well as the Osborne Family by Dr. Archibald Henderson (1935), the centennial celebration (1896), and others about the church dated 1949 and 1970. Also included are a program (1963), an excerpt from a speech delivered by Dr. James McRee in...
Dates: undated

Chalmers Gaston Davidson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DC059
Scope and Contents Dr. Davidson corresponded with a variety of different persons. The first three boxes contain letters written to and from Dr. Davidson to authors, politicians, businessmen, educators, etc. Persons with a great amount of correspondence were given their own folder. Box 4 contains copies of tests, lecture notes and class outlines for two of Dr. Davidson's history courses that he taught at Davidson College. The two courses are "Social & Intellectual History to 1860" and "Social &...
Dates: 1998

Chalmers Gaston Davidson Plantation Files.

 Collection
Identifier: DC058
Scope and Contents These files contain the research materials collected by Dr. Davidson for his research in writing The Plantation World Around Davidson. The files contain a vast amount of information on local history including the areas of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, Catawba County, Iredell County, and Gaston County. Information on well-known families of the 19th century in these counties is located here. Most of the files contain newspaper clippings, photographs, and genealogy research on the families of...
Dates: 1907 - 1994

Changing Minds. Printed Materials, 2005-

 Sub-Group
Identifier: RG12-101
Scope and Contents The correspondence folder contains e-mails from Changing Minds. There is a folder of Minutes from the end of the 2005-2006 academic year as well as most of the 2006-2007 academic year. The third folder contains issues of the mental awareness newsletter, "Note to Self." The Printed Materials folder contains a Davidsonian article about Changing Minds, an informational sheet, fliers for "Battling Our Bodies," and a flier advertising "Notes to Self Week" November 7-11, 2005. There is also a...
Dates: 2005
Found in: College Archives

Charles Alphonso Smith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC017
Scope and Contents The collection is organized in the following series: 1) Biographical information; 2) Correspondence; 3) Manuscript; 4) Notes; 5) Printed Material. The collection contains a very limited amount of biographical information. There is correspondence from 1894-1934, much of which discusses this Library of Southern Literature. There is also correspondence about his becoming the Roosevelt Professor, and a copy of a letter from President Roosevelt, There is a letter which is supposedly from the King...
Dates: 1894 - 1934

Charles Augustus McGirt Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0103s
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of McGirt's Respondent's Speech for the 1919 Davidson Commencement.

Dates: 1919

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Manuscript Collections 459
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Davidson College -- Students 201
Speeches, addresses, etc. -- American -- 19th century 107
Davidson College - Philanthropic Society 88
Student Organizations 82
Davidson (N.C.) -- History 32
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Davidson College (N.C.) -- Commencement ceremonies 20
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Fraternities - Social 18
Patterson Court 18
Civil War 17
Davidson College -- Fraternities -- Academic 14
Scrapbooks 14
Women - Societies and Clubs 14
Books and Reading 13
Davidson College - Presidents 11
Eating Houses 11
Student Publications 11
Photographs 9
Athletics - Football 8
Davidson (NC) 8
Davidson College -- Alumnae and alumni 8
Davidson College -- Fraternities 8
Postcards 8
Coeducation 7
Davidson College - Curriculum 7
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athletics 6
religion 6
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Davidson College -- Alumnae and alumni -- Authors 5
Diaries 5
North Carolina Medical College 5
Speeches, addresses, etc. -- American -- 20th century 5
Charlotte (NC) 4
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Cotton Mills 4
Davidson College - Board of Trustees 4
Faculty 4
Hazing 4
Literary Societies 4
Acapella music 3
Athletics - Golf 3
Black Students 3
Cornelius (NC) 3
Davidson (NC) - Clubs and Organizations 3
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Davidson College - Honorary Degrees 3
Davidson College - Students -Trips 3
Davidson College - Women 3
Doctors 3
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Slavery 3
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Athletics -Football 2
Bachelor's Club 2
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Davidson College - Military Training 2
Davidson College - President's House 2
Davidson College - Reminiscences 2
Davidson College - Staff 2
Davidson College - Student Organizations 2
Davidson College - Student Protests 2
Davidson College -- Freshman experience 2
Davidson College -Student Organizations 2
Davidson, N.C. -- Race relations 2
Davidson, NC - Churches 2
Egg Rock 2
Football 2
Fraternities - Self-Selection 2
General Assembly Training School (Richmond, VA) 2
Homosexuality 2
Housemothers 2
Lecture Series - Otts 2
Maps 2
Mecklenburg County 2
Mecklenburg County, N.C. 2
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Names
Board of Trustees 7
Ney, Peter Stuart, d. 1846 7
Eumenean Society 6
Lingle, Walter L. (Walter Lee), 1868-1956 (Class of 1892) 6
Martin, William Joseph, Jr., 1868-1943 (Class of 1888) 5
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Shaw, Cornelia Rebekah 5
Wilson, Woodrow (Thomas Woodrow), 1856-1924 (Class of 1877) 5
Davidson Family 4
Morrison, Robert Hall, 1798-1889 4
Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) 4
Cunningham, John Rood, 1891-1980 3
D Club 3
Davidson College 3
Davidson College Presbyterian Church 3
Davidson, Chalmers G. (Chalmers Gaston), 1907-1994 (Class of 1928) 3
Erwin, Edward Jones, 1885-1954 (Class of 1906) 3
Gamma Sigma Epsilon. Chemical Fraternity 3
Helper, Hanson Pinckney 3
Hill, D. H. (Daniel Harvey), 1821-1889 3
Lacy, Drury, 1802-1884. (Class of 1859) 3
Martin, David Grier, 1910-1974 (Class of 1932) 3
Ney, Michel, duc d'Elchingen, 1769-1815. 3
Omicron Delta Kappa Honorary Fraternity 3
Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 3
Rusk, Dean, 1909-1994 (Class of 1931) 3
Smith, Henry Louis, 1859-1951 (Class of 1881) 3
United Community Action 3
YMCA 3
Abbott, Anthony S. 2
American Chemical Society 2
Athletics - Baseball 2
Bank of Davidson (Davidson, NC) 2
Chambers, Maxwell 2
Davidson, Edward Lee Baxter, 1958-1944 (Class of 1891) 2
Davidson, Robert F. (Class of 1923) 2
Economics Department 2
Flora MacDonald College (Red Springs, NC) 2
Freeland, Paul Butterfield, 1904-1976 (Class of 1925) 2
Hamilton, Hugh Cunningham (Class of 1920) 2
Helper Family 2
Holshouser, James E. (Class of 1956) 2
Johnston Family 2
Kappa Alpha Fraternity 2
Kirkpatrick, John Lycan, 1813-1885 2
Lingle, Thomas Wilson, 1871- (Class of 1893) 2
Long, Zachary F. (Zachary Fillmore), 1943-1991 (Class of 1965) 2
Martin, James Grubbs, 1935- (Class of 1957) 2
Martin, William Joseph, 1830-1896 2
McPhail, George Wilson (1815-1871) 2
Morrison, Robert Hall, Jr., 1843-1922 (Class of 1868) 2
Morrow, James, 1820-1865 (Class of 1843) 2
Perry, Jack, 1930- 2
Pfohl, James Christian 2
Phi Delta Theta Fraternity 2
Philanthropic Society 2
Phillips, Charles, Rev. (Professor of Mathematics and Engineering) 2
Photography Club 2
Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity 2
Piedmont Bank and Trust Company 2
Plott, Donald 2
President 2
President's Office 2
Robinson, Joseph (Class of 1962) 2
Rockwell, Elijah Frink, 1809-1888 2
Sentelle, Mark Edgar (Class of 1894) 2
Shearer, J. B. (John Bunyan), 1832-1919 2
Shewmake, Edwin F. 2
Sigma Upsilon Literary Honor Society 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
Sparrow, P. J. (Patrick Jones), 1802-1867. 2
Spencer, Samuel R., President (Samuel Reid), 1919-2013 (Class of 1940) 2
Thies, O. J., Jr. (Oscar Julius) (Class of 1918) 2
Tuesday Club (Davidson, NC) 2
Wharton, Don (Lacy Donnell), 1905-1998 (Class of 1927) 2
Wilson, Samuel Blain, 1783-1869 2
Workman, William Gatewood, 1940- (Class of 1962) 2
1972 - Davidson Women's Committee (DWC) 1
AAUP - Davidson Chapter 1
Abbot, William Wright, 1922- (Class of 1943) 1
Academic Review Board 1
Adachi, Hiroshi (Class of 1966) 1
Administrative Advisory Group 1
Adopt-A-Country AIDS Campaign (ACAC) 1
Adopt-a-Grandparent 1
Aiken, Bud (Class of 1985) 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
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity 1
Alpha Phi Omega Fraternity 1
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