William Warden Shay Papers 1919-1928

Creator
Shay, William Warden, circa 1869-1937
Size
0.01 linear feet
Location

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Call number
MSS 00118

The William Warden Shay papers consist of typed religious and agricultural poems, stories, and letters written by Shay and others. Some of these materials relate to the Super-Ananias Fishing Club. A typed copy of The Dreams Ahead, by Edwin Carlisle Litsey (1874 - 1970) on letterhead from the 1922 North Carolina Farmers' and Farm Women's Convention is included.

William Warden Shay (ca. 1869 - 1937) served as head of Swine Extension at the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Engineering starting in 1918. He was a purebred swine breeder, and wrote poetry as a hobby. Shay lived in Michigan before moving to North Carolina.

Scope/content

The William Warden Shay papers consist of typed religious and agricultural poems, stories, and letters written by Shay and others. Some of these materials relate to the Super-Ananias Fishing Club. A typed copy of The Dreams Ahead, by Edwin Carlisle Litsey (1874 - 1970) on letterhead from the 1922 North Carolina Farmers' and Farm Women's Convention is included.

Use of these materials

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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], William Warden Shay Papers, MSS 00118, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of Ira O. Schaub and Maud Schaub, 1966 - 1978. Transferred from the Ira O. Schaub Papers (MC 21), 1978 May 26.

Religious poems, stories, and letters
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Super-Ananias Fishing Club documents, including meeting notes
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"The Dreams Ahead," by Edwin Carlisle Litsey (1874 - 1970) 1919-1930

Typed on letterhead from the 1922 North Carolina Farmers' and Farm Women's Convention.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], William Warden Shay Papers, MSS 00118, 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.