Charles Whitaker Papers 1895-1896

Creator
Whitaker, Charles
Size
0.05 linear feet
Location

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Call number
MSS 00015

Charles Whitaker was a student at the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts in the mid-1890s. The Charles Whitaker Papers consists of a letter, a booklet, and two photographs related to Whitaker's time as a student at the College. The 1895 letter is from North Carolina College President Alexander Holladay, encouraging Whitaker to keep up his studying even while away from school.

Biographical/historical note

Charles Whitaker was a student at the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts in the mid-1890s.

Scope/content

The Charles Whitaker Papers consists of a letter, a booklet, and two photographs related to Whitaker's time as a student at the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts. The letter is from North Carolina College President Alexander Holladay, encouraging Whitaker to keep up his studying even while away from school.

Physical description

0.1 archival storage box

Use of these materials

North Carolina State University does not own copyright to this collection. Individuals obtaining materials from the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections Research Center are responsible for using the works in conformance with United States copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Charles Whitaker Papers, MSS 00015, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of Miss Elizabeth L. Whitaker of Littleton, North Carolina, in the summer of 1957.

Letter from President Alexander Q. Holladay of the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts January 8, 1895

Among other things, Holladay encourages him to continue studying and learning at home even though he has dropped out of school.

Transcription of letter from President Alexander Q. Holladay of the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts January 8, 1895
"Infantry Drill Regulations", [no date]

This small bound booklet is inscribed, "Presented by Elizabeth L. Whitaker, Littleton, N.C., May 26, 1957. In memory of Brother Charles Whitaker."

Photograph of the faculty of the college 1896

Housed in Photograph Collection.

Flat folder 1
Photograph of a cadet company 1896

Housed in Photograph Collection.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Charles Whitaker Papers, MSS 00015, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

North Carolina State University does not own copyright to this collection. Individuals obtaining materials from the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections Research Center are responsible for using the works in conformance with United States copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.