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Pauline Williams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0127

Scope and Contents

This collection contains various personal papers from Pauline Williams, a music student attending the State Normal and Industrial College (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). Her papers include class notes, music assignments, and various event programs.

Dates

  • 1913 - 1920
  • Other: Date acquired: 1995 November 01

Creator

Biographical or Historical Information

Pauline Williams was a native of Greensboro, NC, and attended the State Normal College from 1913-1916. Williams participated in numerous Music Department events, particularly choral concerts and piano recitals.

Extent

0.42 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Pauline Williams attended the State Normal College (now UNCG) from 1913-1916.

These papers include programs and playbills from SNC and Williams' high school,   East Central Public High School; handwritten notes and sheet music from various courses; personal photographs; and SNC related ephemera.

Source of Acquisition

Marvin Koouce

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Processing Information

Processed by Archives Staff
Title
Pauline Williams Papers
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
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Greensboro NC 27402-6170 US
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