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Davidson (NC) - History

Subject Source: Fast

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Davidson Senior Center. Records

Identifier: DC078
Scope and Contents The collection consists of scrapbooks, minutes and newsletters. The scrapbooks contain newsclippings, programs, flyers and photographs. The minutes are of the monthly Board of Directors meetings. The newsletters were issued monthly and contain reports about center activities, volunteer programs, birthdays, and often recipes and book reviews. The files for individuals contain clippings and a biography sheet. The photograph cd contains black and white portraits of members of the Senior Center...
Dates: 1977 - 2004

Lucy Phillips Russell Reminiscences

Identifier: DC0157s
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a handwritten account of life in Davidson in the 1870s and copies of newspaper articles "A Girl of the Seventies" written by Russell. No date is given for the newspaper articles, the handwritten account was probably done in 1920 at the request of Cornelia Shaw as she researched her history of the College.
Dates: 1920 and undated

YMCA - Reachout - Service Council. Records, 1928-1991

Identifier: RG6-13
Scope and Contents The records date from 1928 to 1991, with the period 1930-1950 having the most complete coverage. Prior to 1928, information about the YMCA appears in the Wildcat Handbooks, the Davidson College Magazine, the Davidsonian and the yearbooks. The minutes include the meetings of the Board of Control 1928-1949 and the YMCA Cabinet, 1924-1948. The Board of Control was comprised of faculty and students and was responsible for approving budgets and overseeing the programs of the YMCA. The Cabinet was...
Dates: 1928

Zoro Knox Justice Papers

Identifier: DC0307s
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a ledger from September 1914 to 1924, and medical requests from June 20, 1916, until June 11, 1926, submitted by Dr. Zoro Knox Justice. The ledger consists of a list of all students that Dr. Justice treated, as well as his records of the procedures he performed on them, and the costs and payments. The medical records include registrations for all the narcotics he purchased each year. There is also a letter from January 30, 1932, that one of his patients sent to...
Dates: 1914 - 1932