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J.A. Ledbetter Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.029
Abstract

This very small collection contains handwritten sermons by Rev. J.A. Ledbetter during 1861-1894, primarily from the 1870s. One photocopy of a photograph of Rev. Ledbetter is included along with his obituary. The collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material into three series, then chronologically within each series, where applicable. The series are: Literary Productions, Photographs, and Printed Material.

Dates: 1861 - 1894

James Earl Danieley Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA024
Abstract This collection includes materials relating to James Earl Danieley, President of Elon College from 1957 to 1973. Some of the materials relate directly to his time as President, while other documents have been collected over the years to form the collection. Danieley'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: 1942 - 2014

James Fred Young Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA022
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

James O'Kelly Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.023
Abstract This collection is not particularly large, but it is arranged into quite a few series. It is arranged alphabetically by type of material into twelve series, then chronologically within each series, where applicable. The series are: Books; Correspondence; Financial Documents; Legal Documents; Lists; Literary Productions; Maps; Minutes; Photographs; Printed Material; Prints and Drawings; Scrapbook. This collection would be an excellent source for anyone who is conducting research in one or...
Dates: 1770 - 2006

James Oscar Atkinson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.026
Abstract This diverse collection contains both papers directly from J.O. Atkinson and other papers that have been collected about him over the years. The papers in this collection pertain to many different subject areas, including the Southern Convention, Women's Conferences of the Congregational Christian Churches, missionary work, Dr. Atkinson's time at Elon College as a member of the first group of faculty, his sermons, genealogy relating to the Atkinson family, and class notes from Dr. Atkinson's...
Dates: 1856 - 1966

James Willis Wellons Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.006
Abstract This collection documents the life of James Willis Wellons, a minister of the Christian Church in the South. J.W. Wellons was also one of the founders of Elon College and served on the Board of Trustees until his passing in 1927. The majority of materials date from the mid-late 1800's through the late 1920's. The largest portion of this collection contains handwritten sermons by J.W. Wellons, most of them undated. The collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material into eight...
Dates: 1856 - 1956

John and Martha Vance Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.016
Abstract This small manuscript collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material into three series, then chronologically within each series, where applicable. The series are: Correspondence; Literary Productions; and Printed Material. Specifically, this collection offers a small glimpse into the world of Elon College's theatre, choir, and cultural programs during the 1950s. Furthermore, the collection represents a small portion of the life of John and Martha Vance while they attended Elon...
Dates: 1928 - 1971

Kenneth Utt Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll. #055
Abstract

Housed in this collection are paper records of many of the productions Kenneth Utt worked on throughout his career. Before starting a career in Los Angeles and New York City, Kenneth Utt received his undergraduate degree from Elon in the 1940's. His family donated this collection to Elon after his death in 1994.

Dates: 1947-1993, undated

Kernodle Center for Service Learning and Community Engagement Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA099
Abstract

This collection is composed of materials documenting the history of the Kernodle Center for Service Learning and Student Engagement at Elon University. Materials are arranged alphabetically by group or program and then chronologically by academic year. For detailed information about the Kernodle Center, please consult the section below titled "Historical Note."

Dates: 1988-ongoing

Lecture and Events Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA037
Abstract

This collection contains programs, flyers, brochures, correspondences, posters, and any other type of printed material that relates to lecture events that took place at Elon University. The collection is arranged chronologically. For more information about what is included in this collection, plesae see the section below titled "Detailed Description of the Collection."

Dates: 1892-Ongoing

Leo Michael Lambert Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA023
Abstract

This collection includes materials relating to Leo Michael Lambert, President of Elon College from 1999 to the present. 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: 1998 - ongoing

Leon Edgar Smith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA021
Abstract This collection includes materials relating to Leon Edgar Smith, President of Elon College from 1931 to 1957. Some of the materials relate directly to his time as President, while other documents have been collected over the years to form the collection. Smith'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 Description...
Dates: 1930 - 2006

LGBTQIA at Elon collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA125
Abstract

This collection houses LGBTQIA paper records from Elon University. This collection begins in 1998 and continues through the present day. It highlights the start of the Gender and LGBTQIA Center on the campus.

Dates: 1998

Liberal Arts Forum Events Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA036
Abstract

This collection contains programs, flyers, brochures, correspondences, posters, and any other type of printed material that relates to the Liberal Arts Forum at Elon University. The collection is arranged chronologically. For more information about what is included in this collection, please see the section below titled "Detailed Description of the Collection."

Dates: 1960 - ongoing

Literary Societies Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA050
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

Love School of Business Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA058
Abstract This collection contains materials related to the history of Elon University's Business School. It includes the establishment of the Business Administration program, Master of Business Administration program, and the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business. It contains items such as programs, invitations, correspondences, and reports. The collection dates range from 1964 to the present. The collection is arranged chronologically, then alphabetically by type of material and then...
Dates: 1964 - ongoing

Lyndon B. Johnson Visit to Elon

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.010
Abstract This collection includes materials relating to Lyndon Baines Johnson's visit to Elon College on March 8, 1962 for the Founder's Day Convocation ceremony. It was during this ceremony that Johnson gave a speech to the Elon community. The collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material and is divided into five series. The five series are: Audio Recordings; Correspondence; Literary Productions; Photographs; Printed Material. Within each series, the materials are arranged...
Dates: 1962 - 2001

Marjorie Hunter Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.001
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...
Dates: 1940 - 1990

Martha and Spencer Love Foundation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA100
Abstract

The collection is comprised of materials, mostly correspondences, describing interactions between Elon College officials and the Martha and Spencer Love Foundation that eventually led to the funding of the Love School of Business. The materials are arranged chronologically and then alphabetically by type of material.

Dates: 1962 - 1987

Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Program at Elon Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA109
Abstract

This collection includes programs, schedules of events, newspaper clippings, and other documents related to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Program held in January at Elon University. The collection is arranged chronologically.

Dates: 1985 - ongoing

May Day Celebrations at Elon

 Collection
Identifier: EUA 110
Abstract

This collection includes papers relating to the May Day Celebrations at Elon. The main purpose of May Day is to celebrate the unity of different nations in this world through the common bonds of mutual interests. There has been different celebrations concerning May Day worldwide, but they all express the purpose of welcoming a change of season, which is Spring.

Dates: 1936-1982

May Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.056
Abstract

The collection contains both personal and professional records related to the May family, who owned and operated textile mills in Burlington, NC during the 20th century. Papers include personal correspondence, genealogical information, family photographs, legal records (such as deeds, estate records, military and pension records, and others), and business records and ephemeral related to the May textile business (including the May Hosiery Company).

Dates: 1779-2004

McEwen Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.042
Abstract This collection contains miscellaneous documents about members of the McEwen family, who were prominent citizens in Burlington and Alamance County, North Carolina, and who gave generously to Elon University. The collection consists largely of personal and business correspondence. The collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material into 19 series, then chronologically within each series. To learn more about the contents of each series, please consult the section below titled...
Dates: 1912 - 1962

Minutes of the Ohio Central Christian Conference

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH027
Abstract

This is a large ledger book that has the minutes of the Ohio Central Christian Conference from 1912-1920.

Dates: 1912-1920

Minutes of the Virginia Central Christian Conference

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH025
Abstract

This collection has two ledger books. The first has the minutes from 1849-1892; the second book has the minutes of the Virginia Central Christian Conference from 1893-1904.

Dates: 1849-1904

Minutes of the Virginia Valley Central Christian Conference

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH026
Abstract

This is a large ledger book that has the minutes of the Virginia Valley Central Christian Conference from 1905-1926. The Virginia Valley Conference and the Virginia Central Conference reunited in 1905.

Dates: 1905-1926

Minutes of the Virginia Valley Christian Conference

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH024
Abstract

This ledger is the record book of the Virginia Valley Christian Conference from 1869-1904. It has the handwritten minutes of each annual session.

Dates: 1869-1904

Mrs. W. V. Leathers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.061
Abstract

This is a collection of documents from Mrs. W. V. Leathers, a prominent figure in the Southern Convention of the Christian Church and Congregational Christian Churches, as well as the United Church of Christ. Materials include meeting minutes, reports, histories, financial ledgers, programs, guidebooks, manuals, yearbooks, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, devotionals, certificates, and photographs. There are also a small number of artifacts included in the collection.

Dates: 1911-1983

Multicultural Affairs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA134
Abstract

This collection pertains to multicultural affairs across Elon's campus. This includes the creation of the Center for Race and Ethnic Diversity, as well as the African and African American studies minor.

Dates: 1992 - 2017

Music Events Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA034
Abstract

This collection contains programs, flyers, brochures, correspondences, posters, and any other type of printed material that relates to a music event that took place at Elon University. The collection is arranged chronologically. For more detailed information about what is included in the collection, please see the section below titled "Detailed Description of the Collection."

Dates: 1900-Ongoing