Edward Scull King Papers 1910-1975

Creator
King, E. S. (Edward Scull), 1887-1962
Size
0.75 linear feet (1 archival storage box and 1 half archival storage box)
Location

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Call number
MC 00054

The Edward Scull King Papers relate to King's work with the Young Men's Christian Association, and includes correspondence, certificates and honors, photographs, and North Carolina State College memorabilia.

Edward Scull King (1887-1962) worked at North Carolina State College as Secretary of the YMCA from 1919 until his retirement in 1955. The "Y" was the center of campus social and religious activities during King's years as secretary.

Biographical/historical note

Edward Scull King (1887-1962) was an alumnus of Guilford College. After graduating, he worked in the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) at the University of South Carolina (1914-1917) and Vanderbilt University. He came to North Carolina State College in 1919 as Secretary of the YMCA and served until his retirement in 1955. The "Y" was the center of campus social and religious activities during King's years as secretary.

Scope/content

The Edward Scull King Papers relate to King's work with the Young Men's Christian Association, and includes correspondence, certificates and honors, photographs, and North Carolina State College memorabilia.

Physical description

1 archival storage box and 1 half archival storage box

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Edward Scull King Papers, MC 00054, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of Cyrus King, Raleigh, North Carolina, May 31, 1971 (Accession no. 1971-0009); September 17, 1971 (Accession no. 1971-0010); March 17, 2004.

Casey King : song lyrics written in honor of Edward King 1947
Box 1, Folder 1
Dedication of E.S. King Religious Center 1959

Includes 3 photographs : b ; 23x27 cm.

Box 1, Folder 2
Memoirs of a King and Queen : tribute book 1949
Box 1, Folder 3
Letter from Frank Graham to Eunice King 1967
Box 1, Folder 4
E.S. King correspondence regarding Y.M.C.A. 1955
Box 1, Folder 5
Guest book of Edward and Eunice King 1925-1975
Box 1, Folder 6
Issue of the "Tower" : dedicated to E.S. King 1952
Box 1, Folder 7
Dedication of Alumni Memorial Building 1959 May 2
Box 1, Folder 8
Greetings to Edward S. and Eunice B. King, NCSU YMCA 1955 May 19

1 vol.

Box 1, Folder 9
Greetings to Edward S. and Eunice B. King, NCSU YMCA: loose materials 1955 May 19
Box 1, Folder 10
Letters of appreciation to Edward S. King, Blue Ridge Assembly, N.C. 1955
Box 1, Folder 11
Poteat, Edwin McNeil Edward S. King : poem 1955
Box 1, Folder 12
Scrapbook undated

Contents removed from "magnetic" scrapbook to prevent further damage

Box 1, Folder 13
The State handbook for 1936-1937 to the Class of 1940 from the Y.M.C.A. circa 1936
Box 1, Folder 14
Clippings 1959-1975, undated
Half box 2, Folder 1
Photographs undated
Half box 2, Folder 2
Warranty deed : Amy M. Weis to Frank W. Kellog 1906 June 5
Half box 2, Folder 3
Programs 1952-1962, undated

On the occasion of the consecration of West Raleigh Presbyterian Church, Mar. 16, 1952 -- Dedication program of Danforth Chapel, April 8, 1956 -- Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, Oct. 30, 1962 -- Annual banquet of the North Carolina State College YMCA, May 19, no year.

Half box 2, Folder 4
Awards 1956, 1959

Certificates presented by the YMCA in 1956 and from the E.S. King Religious Center in 1959.

Half box 2, Folder 5
Correspondence to Eunice S. King re: E.S. King Village on the North Carolina State University campus 1975

Contains letters from various high-ranking NCSU officials in response to a letter written by Mrs. King on the commemoration of the E.S King Village in honor of her late husband.

Half box 2, Folder 6
Diplomas

High school certificate of Eunice Baldwin, College of Women, Columbia, S.C., May 30, 1910 -- Diploma with honors of Eunice Baldwin, College of Women, Columbia, S.C., June 4, 1914 -- Bachelor of Arts diploma of Edward Scull King, Guilford College, June 1, 1910

Flat box 3

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Edward Scull King Papers, MC 00054, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.