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Black Student Coalition (BSC). Records, 1972-

 Sub-Group
Identifier: RG12-30
Scope and Contents The collection contains a copy of the charter. Also included is a letter to Kappa Alpha fraternity requesting that they not flaunt their "Old South" practice and a newspaper article about the black population at Davidson. There are also numerous flyers and posters inviting people to events sponsored by the group, and minutes (some copied for the organization's webpage). The Newsletters folder contains copies of the newsletter "The Rainbow Revue," as well as an unnamed 1979-1980 newsletter,...
Dates: 1972
Found in: College Archives

Blanton-Black. Collection, 1830-1929

 Collection
Identifier: DC102
Scope and Contents The collection consists correspondence, financial documents, notebooks, and printed materials. The correspondence folders include letters written to Mrs. Nancy Blanton, primarily by family members and letters to Samuel Lacy Black. The letters in the Black folder include personal correspondence along with military, financial and work-related papers. There are forms from the Bank of Davidson (checks and receipts) in this folder. The folder of Cadwell, Wharey, Overton and Lowrance letters...
Dates: 1830

Board of Trustees. Administrative Files

 Sub-Group
Identifier: RG01-06
Scope and Contents

These records contain information on the charter and constitution, including revisions and correspondence. There are also reports from the college physician detailing the health of the student body, records of land leases, the Ansley Park Golf Club, Shearer Hall, the Danville House, scholarship lists, a student response to President Spencer's Advisory Committee Reports and publications. The Golf Club stock certificates are at Mapstand C9.

Dates: 1867 - 2008
Found in: College Archives

Board of Trustees. Committees

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Identifier: RG01-08
Scope and Contents

These are trustee committe reports addressing auch issues as the size of the college, the size of the student body, Societas Fratrum, college finances, and John Kuykendall's retirement and scholarships.

Dates: 1874 - 2000
Found in: College Archives

Board of Trustees. Correspondence

 folder
Identifier: RG01-05
Scope and Contents

These letters cover a wide range of topics. One folder contains general correspondence written between 1890-1900. The other folders include letters concerning the hiring of Paul Barringer as teh college physician, Scholarships, Presbytery Reports, and the Ott Lectureship. Of particular interest is the folder marked William Bingham, which details an incident in which a professor was forced to resign after striking a student.

Dates: 1851 - 1958
Found in: College Archives

Board of Trustees. Minutes, 1837-

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Identifier: RG01-01
Scope and Contents

Minutes of general board meetings record actions taken during meeting and reports from college president, treasurer, faculty and board committees. Executive Committee minutes have been maintained separately and interfiled or bound together with regular minutes. Having an Executive Committee was first proposed in August 1854 and established in 1856.

Dates: 1837
Found in: College Archives

Board of Trustees. Presidential Search, 1996

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Identifier: RG01-04
Scope and Contents The best source of a general overview of the 1996 Presidential Search is the file: Timetable, 1995-97. This file contains information on the overall process of the search and how it was performed. For information on searches prior to the 1996 search, please see the files located in Box 2 entitled Search History - 1983" or "Search History - 1968." A great wealth of information that is summed up in a neat report on previous searches is located in the file: "Nancy Covington Search...
Dates: 1996
Found in: College Archives

Board of Trustees. President's Correspondence, 1840-1963

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Identifier: RG01-02
Scope and Contents This file consists of correspondence to and from the President (now the Chairman) of the Board of Trustees. The 19th century letters address topics such as presidential searches ( a letter of refusal from Aaron Whitney Leland, professor at Columbia Theological Seminary), Dr. Shearer's resignation, the evils of secret fraternities and the possibility of expanding the curriculum. The letters from 1963 concern the professorial oath (of Christianity) which was to be reaffirmed by members of the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1840 - 1963
Found in: College Archives

Board of Trustees. Secretary's Correspondence

 Sub-Group
Identifier: RG01-07
Scope and Contents

This is correspondence sent and received by Reverend J. Rumple, Secretary of the Board of Trustees between 1878-1905. It relates to such matters as college scholarships,real estate sales, and contributions to the college.

Dates: 1868 - 1902
Found in: College Archives

Board of Visitors. Records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG18
Scope and Contents The files consist of annual meeting information beginning in 1956 and newsletters beginning in 1983. The Trustee Correspondence file contains a letter sent to the Trustees with a proposal to create a board of visitors. The annual meeting folders contain by-laws and membership information. Some folders also include agendas, correspondence and the president's report to the Board of Visitors. Some files also contain information about the Ne Ultra Society which recognizes significant donors to...
Dates: 1956 - 2010
Found in: College Archives

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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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