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"Alma Mater for the College of Charleston"

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Identifier: Mss 0034-038
Collection Overview

A pencil original score showing melody lines with three verses and a chorus. Alma Mater for the College of Charleston written by Edward McCrady, Jr. (Class of 1927). A musical score with three verses and a chorus handwritten in pencil. Possibly written in response to a contest posted in "The College of Charleston Magazine" (Dec. 1934) sponsored by the Cliosophic Literary Society at the College of Charleston.

Dates: 1930s

Williams Baum papers

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Identifier: Mss 1034-050
Collection Overview

Includes Williams Baum's sophomore year College of Charleston report card (1935); bill for $1.00 for WB's College of Charleston academic fees (1935); College of Charleston graduation program (1937), Williams Baum among graduating class; front cover of program notes "Centennial Anniversary for the College of Charleston as a Municipal College 1837-1937." Includes four page genealogical chart "Descendants of the Jacob Baum Family."

Dates: 1935-1937

Bell family papers

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Identifier: AMN 1001
Abstract The African American Bell family of Charleston, South Carolina were descended from Sally (Sarah) Johnson, the matriarch of a free family of color who purchased 2 Green Street, circa 1844. In 1912, the property was willed to Hiram L. Bell (died 1952), a son of Jesse Miles DeReef and Holten L. Bell.These papers document properties owned by the family, especially the historic home at 2 Green Street, Charleston, sold to the College of Charleston in 1971. With materials on the history...
Dates: approximately 1890-1972

George Detwiler Burges collection

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Identifier: Mss 0095
Abstract

George Detwiler Burges graduated from the College of Charleston in 1938. He served as a B-17 pilot during World War II and was killed in action in 1944. This collection consists of Burges' personal papers, letters, military records, photographs, newspaper and magazine articles, and military decorations including the Purple Heart and Distinguished Flying Cross.

Dates: 1929-1944

Pierrine Smith Byrd papers

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Identifier: Mss 0007
Collection Overview Collection contains materials related to Byrd's alumni activities including correspondence, membership lists, receipts, clippings, and programs. Other items include awards, medals, and clippings relating to her college days, alumni activities, and her contributions to rose culture. Materials relating to College of Charleston alumni activities and Byrd's membership on the Alumni Assistance Committee include letters and invitations from the Alumni Association, thank you notes for...
Dates: 1919-1991

Charleston County Woman's Club scrapbooks

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Identifier: Mss 0102
Collection Overview

The collection consists of three scrapbooks of correspondence, clippings, resolutions and reports of the Education Committee of the Charleston County Woman's Club, 1966 to 1969. During this time the club was pushing for action to establish a university in Charleston with the College of Charleston as the base.

Dates: 1966-1969

College of Charleston Alumni Association photograph album

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Identifier: Mss 0101
Collection Overview

The album contains 44 black and white photographs of members of the Alumni Association of the College of Charleston. The album was prepared by Dr. Gabriel E. Manigault and presented to the Alumni Association by Charles Manigault in June 1900.

Dates: 1817-1898

College of Charleston archives: historical records

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Identifier: Mss 0202
Collection Overview The Archives of the College of Charleston is divided into two parts: (1) a historical series of records covering the period from 1785-June 1970 and (2) current records from July 1970 to the present. This historical series includes records of the creation of the College primarily as an academy in 1785, of its reorganization and of the adoption of a comprehensive college curriculum in 1824 and 1825, of its existence as a municipal college from 1837 to 1949; and of its separate existence as a...
Dates: 1785-1970

Jane McDonald Craver scrapbooks

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Identifier: Mss 0010
Collection Overview Three scrapbooks: (1) Sept. 1940-June 1941; (2) July 1941-Dec. 1942; and (3) Jan. 1943-June 1944 contain a collection of memorabilia providing a comprehensive record of social life at the College of Charleston from 1940-1944, from student and city newspapers about the College and the deaths of alumni during World War II. The scrapbooks include invitations to parties and weddings, party favors and napkins, dance cards and booklets, photographs of picnics and beach parties, sorority rush rules...
Dates: 1940-1944

Thomas Della Torre papers

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Identifier: Mss 0034-021
Collection Overview

The collection contains undated lecture notes for professor della Torre, the funeral announcement of Cherubina Faverio Torriani (1929), and the funeral announcement of Princess Marie von Thurn Taxis (1934).

Dates: approximately 1878-1934

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Manigault, Gabriel E. (Gabriel Edward), 1833-1899 3
Avery Institute of Afro-American History and Culture 2
Bachman, John, 1790-1874 2
Byrd, George A. 2
Byrd, Pierrine Smith, 1899-1994 2
Charleston Museum (Charleston, S.C.) 2
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College of Charleston. Alumni Association 2
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Della Torre, Thomas 2
Dick, Alexander Colclough, 1893-1991 2
Elliott Society of Science & Art 2
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Gibbes, Lewis Reeves, 1810-1894 2
Middleton, N. Russell (Nathaniel Russell), 1810-1890 2
Miles, James Warley, 1818-1875 2
Porcher, Frederick A. (Frederick Adolphus), 1809-1888 2
Randolph, Harrison, 1871-1954 2
University of Charleston, South Carolina 2
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Adams, J. (Jasper), 1793-1841 1
Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 1
Alterman, Jennet Robinson 1
American Missionary Association 1
American Rose Society 1
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Baum, Garry 1
Baum, Williams, 1916-1946 1
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Bell, Hiram Lewis 1
Bell, James A. (James Augustus) 1
Bell, Louise Purvis 1
Boy Scouts of America 1
Bricklayers, Masons, and Plasterers International Union of America. Local No. 1 (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Buckley, Edward D. 1
Burges, George Detwiler, 1917-1944 1
Burges, Julius 1
Burke High School (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Career Conference for Women. Steering Committee 1
Chamberlain, Olin Burnham 1
Charleston Chamber of Commerce (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Charleston College Academy 1
Charleston County School District 1
Charleston County Woman's Club. Education Committee 1
Charleston Trident Chamber of Commerce 1
College of Charleston. Alumni Association. Committee on War Records 1
College of Charleston. Governor's School 1
College of Charleston. Library 1
College of Charleston. Office of Substance Abuse Prevention 1
College of Charleston. Theodore S. Stern Student Center 1
Columbia Grammar School (New York, N.Y.) 1
Craver, Jane McDonald, 1923-2019 1
Cross, William H., 1904-1981 1
De Wolf, Charlotte Helen Middleton, 1854-1919 1
DeReef family 1
Doar, Maria Middleton, 1844-1906 1
Dock Street Theatre (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Drago, Edmund L. 1
Dulaney, W. Marvin, 1950- 1
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Eustis, Edwina 1
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Fort Sumter Memorial Commission (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Fraser, Charles, 1782-1860 1
Freeman, Harry Wyman, 1923-2012 1
Friendly Moralist Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Friendly Union Cemetery (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Gibbes, Anna 1
Gibbes, Sarah P. 1
Gourdin, Robert N., 1812-1894 1
Graeser, Clarence A., 1869-1953 1
Griffin, Laura, 1960-1996 1
Haegun Sagwan Hakkyo (Korea) 1
Hampton Institute 1
Harris, Lancelot Minor, 1868-1941 1
Haymaker, Richard E. 1
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.) 1
Hughes, Horatio 1
Hunt, Eugene C. 1
Johns Hopkins University 1
Kaiser, Charles 1
King, Mitchell, 1783-1862 1
Kolnitz, George F. von, Mrs. 1
Korea (South). Haegun 1
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 1
Lapham, Samuel, 1892-1972 1
Laura Griffin Memorial 5K Run/Walk 1
Lawandales, Jason 1
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 1
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