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04. Manuscripts

 Record Group
Identifier: 04

Found in 447 Collections and/or Records:

Congressman J. Howard Coble Papers

Identifier: MSS 0275
Abstract This collection consists of constituent correspondence, photographs, videos, issue files, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, government and legislative documents, and personal files.Howard Coble is a former United States Representative for North Carolina's 6th District. Elected in 1984, Coble served in Congress from 1985 until he retired in 2015. As a Greensboro native, he attended Guilford College after serving with the United States Coast Guard. He later studied law at the...
Dates: 1942 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1984 - 2015

Laura Hill Coit Letters

Identifier: MSS 0038
Abstract Laura Hill Coit (1875-1944) was an active alumnae, teacher, and assistant to several presidents of the North Carolina Normal and Industrial School (now UNCG). This collection includes correspondence detailing university matters, including loan funds and the construction of the Alumnae House.
Dates: 1914 - 1936

Margaret L. Coit Papers

Identifier: MSS 0035
Abstract Margaret Louise Coit (1919-2003) was a historian, journalist and college professor best known for her Pulitzer Prize-winning biography, John C. Calhoun, American Portrait, published in 1950.The Margaret L. Coit Papers date from 1864 to 2003, with the majority of materials falling between 1921 and 1999. Formats include clippings, letters, manuscripts, personal notes, official documents, photographs, printed materials, diaries, ephemera, scrapbooks, and...
Dates: 1864 - 2003; Majority of material found within 1921 - 1999

Margaret Reaves McGregor Coleman Papers

Identifier: MSS 0199
Overview The collection includes materials from Margaret Reaves McGregor Coleman, documenting her time as a student at the North Carolina College for Women from 1925-1929, her marriage to Howard Irwin McGregor and Joseph Witt Coleman, Jr., and her family history. The collection includes correspondence, school notebooks, address books, calendars, photographs, and financial materials.Margaret Elizabeth Reaves McGregor Coleman was born in Bolivar, Tennessee, to Edmund Hugh Reaves and Emily Mae...
Dates: 1889 - 1995

College Museum Collection

Identifier: MSS 0057
Abstract The Historical Museum of the North Carolina College for Women (now UNCG) was established by the Department of History in 1915, in order to save important historical documents from loss or destruction, and to promote an interest in local history. A fire at the library where the collection was housed damaged or destroyed much of the collection in 1933.The College Museum Collection dates from 1712 to 1918 and contains letters, broadsides, pamphlets, currency, stamps, land records,...
Dates: 1712 - 1918

Black Mountain College Publications

Identifier: MSS 0110
Abstract Black Mountain College was founded in 1933 by a group of nonconformist faculty and students, and before closing in 1956 due to lack of funding, secured a place in American cultural history as an important community of artists and intellectuals. The Black Mountain College Publications include announcements, course descriptions, published articles, and programs.
Dates: circa 1939-1954

Padraic Colum Letters

Identifier: MSS 0179
Abstract Padraic Colum (1881-1972) was an Irish poet, playwright, novelist, children's writer, and editor. The letters in this collection are between Colum, Mary L. Becker of the New York Herald Tribune, and Minnie Hussey, Woman's College librarian, in regards to Hussey's request for "a collection of authentic Irish romances in an inexpensive edition."
Dates: 1943

Company K Scrapbook

Identifier: MSS 0049
Abstract Company K, Third Infantry of Asheboro, North Carolina, served at El Paso, Texas from 1916-1917.

The scrapbook, annotated in black ink throughout, includes photographs.
Dates: 1916 - 1917

Etta Cone Letters

Identifier: MSS 0058
Abstract Etta Cone (1870-1949), along with her older sister, Dr. Claribel Cone (1864-1929) lived in Baltimore but traveled frequently to Europe, and amassed one of the finest collections of modern French art in the United States. This collection contains 27 letters between Etta Cone and other Cone family members and Etta's cousin, Richard Guggenheimer, between 1927 and 1937. Topics include art, social and business activities, travel, health and finances.
Dates: 1927 - 1949

Laura Barbara Weill Cone Scrapbook

Identifier: MSS 0395
Abstract Laura Barbara Weill Cone was a student of the State Norman and Industrial College, graduating in 1910 with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Among her activities at the college, Cone was a member of the Adelphian Society, Class President, and Editor of the State Normal Magazine and The Carolinian.The scrapbook titled, "My Commencement," dates from 1908 to 1912. It contains photographs, correspondence, college documents, event programs, invitations, various annotations as well as sentiments...
Dates: 1908 - 1912; Other: Date acquired: 2010 July 15