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Abstract The collection consists of materials relating to the African and African-Americans Studies Program at Elon University. The materials are arranged chronologically and then alphabetically by type of material.For detailed information about the program, please refer to the section below titled "Historical Note." For more information about what is in the collection, please see the section below title "Detailed Description of the Collection."
Dates: 1969 - ongoing
Abstract This collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material, and then into seven series. Where applicable, within each series the materials are arranged chronologically. The seven series are: Artifact; Books; Correspondence; Lists; Literary Productions; Photographs; Printed Material. Most of the materials in this collection pertain to Dewey Hooper as a student at Elon College during 1939 and 1940 and as a member of the US Army Air Forces Reserve during the early stages of WWII.
Dates: 1939 - 1994
Abstract The Edith Brannock Papers house a significant amount of genealogical notes regarding the Brannock family and ancestors, as well as information from the duration of her time at Elon-- from enrollment at the college through her retirement.
Dates: 1672 - 2017
Identifier: Mss.Coll. 052
Abstract The bulk of this collection includes correspondence from Dean of Women for Elon College, Iva Diehl to her husband George West Diehl from 1930-1931 while Iva Diehl was Dean of Women at Elon University and Mr. Diehl was obtaining his PhD from the University of Chicago.
Abstract This collection includes materials relating to James Fred Young, President of Elon College from 1973 to December 1998. Some of the materials relate directly to his time as President, while other documents have been collected over the years to form the collection. Young's official Presidential files are housed in Belk Library's satellite facility and are currently being processed. For more information about what is included in this collection, please see the section below titled "Detailed...
Dates: 1973 - 2008
Abstract This collection contains materials related to the literary societies that once existed at Elon College. Specifically, this collection has documents from the following literary societies: Clio, Philologian, Psiphelian, Appollo, Thalia, Dr. Samuel Johnson's, and Panvio. There were a few other literary societies that existed on campus during different time periods, but there are no materials of them in this collection. The collection dates range from 1890 to 1942. Some materials included in the...
Dates: 1890 - 1942
Abstract This collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material into nine series, then chronologically within each series, where applicable. The series are Books; Correspondence; Literary Productions; Maps; Photographs; Printed Material; Prints and Drawings; Realia; Scrapbook. Primarily, the collection contains materials documenting Marjorie Hunter's time as a student at Elon College in the late 1930's, early 1940's as well as her career as a journalist/reporter for the Washington Bureau of the...
Dates: 1940 - 1990
Abstract The Robert Holyfield collection provides useful materials and resources relating to Elon College and World War II. The majority of the items in this collection are correspondences that shed light onto life in a small town in North Carolina, daily life at Elon College, and what it is like being part of the U.S. military during World War II. The collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material into four series, then chronologically within each series where applicable. The series are:...
Dates: 1937 - 1945
Abstract This collection includes materials relating to William Allen Harper, President of Elon College from 1911 to 1931. These are the only known "Presidential Files" we have from Dr. Harper's administration. Some of the materials relate directly to his time as President, while other documents have been collected over the years to form the collection. For more information about what is included, please see the section below titled "Detailed Description of the Collection."
Dates: 1911 - 2011
Abstract This collection contains printed and visual materials that pertain to the first president of Elon College, William Samuel Long. The items in this collection are not necessarily papers that were generated by him during his tenure as president of Elon College during 1889-1894, but materials that have been collected by others over the years that relate to W.S. Long. The few original items in the collection from W.S. Long can be found in the following series: Correspondence and Literary...
Abstract This collection includes materials relating to William Wesley Staley, President of Elon College from 1894 to 1905. Some of the materials relate directly to his time as President, while other documents have been collected over the years to form the collection. For more information about what is included, please see the section below titled "Detailed Description of the Collection."
Dates: 1884 - 2001
- newspaper clippings 5
- World War, 1939-1945. 2
- black-and-white photographs 2
- essays 2
- African Americans--History--Study and teaching (Higher) 1
- African Americans--Study and teaching (Higher) 1
- Alamance County (N.C.)--History. 1
- Cold War (1945-1989) 1
- Depressions--1929 1
- Genealogy. 1
- Home economics--Study and teaching. 1
- Journalists--United States--Women journalists. 1
- Sermons 1
- Student Societies, etc. 1
- Student activities. 1
- Watergate Affair (1972-1974) 1
- Women journalists. 1
- World War, 1939-1945--Aerials operations. 1
- World War, 1939-1945--Missing in action. 1 ∧ less
- Elon University--History. 8
- Elon College--Presidents. 4
- Elon College--Students. 3
- Elon University--Presidents. 3
- Harper, W. A. (William Allen), 1880-1942 2
- Brannock Family. 1
- Brannock, Edith. 1
- Diehl, George West 1
- Diehl, Iva C. Shafer, 1890-1965 1
- Elon College--Cultural programs. 1
- Elon College--Muscial performances. 1
- Elon College--Visiting speakers. 1
- Elon College. Clio Society. 1
- Elon College. Philologian Society. 1
- Elon College. Psiphelian Society. 1
- Elon University--Cultural programs. 1
- Elon University--Musical performances. 1
- Elon University--Students. 1
- Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1 ∧ less