John D. Mattox Papers 1860-1998

Summary
Contents
Names/subjects
Using these materials
Creator
Mattox, John D.
Size
6 linear feet (9 boxes, 1 flat folder)
Call number
MC 00261

The John D. Mattox Papers contain photographic prints, negatives, and contact sheets, and papers depicting the personal and professional life of John D. Mattox. Personal portraits and snapshots document the lives of Mattox, his wife Mary, their son Douglas, and their extended family. Also included are photographs of the town of Wendell, North Carolina, where the Mattox family lived. The collection also includes photographs taken while Mattox served in Europe during World War II. Relating to Mattox’s professional career as a photographer at North Carolina State University, there are many images of campus scenes, student and faculty portraits, and campus publications featuring Mattox’s work. Wedding photographs, miscellaneous portraits, unidentified original and copied tintypes and cartes de visite, as well as rolled 35 mm negatives are also included. While the majority of the collection is composed of photographs, there are some papers such as news clippings, correspondence, business cards, awards, brochures, and grade reports which belonged to Mattox.

John Douglas Mattox, Sr. (1911-1987) was a photographer with the Visual Aids Department at North Carolina State University from 1949 to 1974. A native of Wendell, North Carolina, Mattox attended North Carolina State College (later North Carolina State University) in the 1930s and enlisted in the Army in 1941, serving in Europe. He married the former Mary Elizabeth Davis of Columbia, South Carolina, and had a son John Douglas Mattox, Jr., called Doug. Mattox was a talented amateur musician and director of the North Carolina State University R.O.T.C. Glee Club.

Biographical/historical note

John Douglas Mattox, Sr. (1911-1987) was a photographer with the Visual Aids Department at North Carolina State University from 1949 to 1974. A native of Wendell, North Carolina, Mattox attended North Carolina State College (later North Carolina State University) in the 1930s and enlisted in the Army in 1941, serving in Europe. He married the former Mary Elizabeth Davis of Columbia, South Carolina, and had a son John Douglas Mattox, Jr., called Doug. Mattox was a talented amateur musician and director of the North Carolina State University R.O.T.C. Glee Club.

Scope/content

The John D. Mattox Papers contain photographic prints, negatives, and contact sheets, and papers depicting the personal and professional life of John D. Mattox. Personal portraits and snapshots document the lives of Mattox, his wife Mary, their son Douglas, and their extended family. Also included are photographs of the town of Wendell, North Carolina, where the Mattox family lived. The collection also includes photographs taken while Mattox served in Europe during World War II. Relating to Mattox’s professional career as a photographer at North Carolina State University, there are many images of campus scenes, student and faculty portraits, and campus publications featuring Mattox’s work. Wedding photographs, miscellaneous portraits, unidentified original and copied tintypes and cartes de visite, as well as rolled 35 mm negatives are also included. While the majority of the collection is composed of photographs, there are some papers such as news clippings, correspondence, business cards, awards, brochures, and grade reports which belonged to Mattox.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged into the following series: Personal Photographs; Extended Family Photographs; Wendell, NC, Photographs; World War II Photographs; North Carolina State University Photographs; Wedding Photographs; Miscellaneous Photographs; Unidentified Photographs; Rolled Negatives; and Papers. Within the series, photographs are arranged and labeled as received.

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.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], John D. Mattox Papers, MC 00261, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Donated by John Douglas Mattox, Jr., December, 1998.

Gift of Doug Mattox, 1998 (Accession no. 1998-0013).

Processing information

Processed by Aaron Cusick, 2010 March; Encoded by Aaron Cusick, 2010 March

Personal Photographs

This series contains portraits and snapshots of John Mattox, his wife Mary, and their son Douglas. The earliest photographs, depicting John Mattox’s early life, are from the 1910s and 1920s. However, the majority of photographs are from the 1940s to the 1970s. These photographs document the Mattox family’s home life including birthday parties, holidays, anniversaries, and social events.

Johnny & Edward at Table with Mary and Douglas (neg) Jan 27, 1964
Box 1
John & Mary Mattox dressed for Annie Sue's Wedding (neg)
Box 1
John & Mary Mattox with family (neg) circa 1940s
Box 1
Snow, Douglas, Bill, & Mary (neg) Dec 11, 1958
Box 1
Doug's Car - VW (neg) 1967
Box 1
Mary's Bridge Club, Mattox home, Wall St. (Neg) March 24, 1971
Box 1
Douglas Birthday (neg) 1958
Box 1
Mary and Douglas in Wyatt Earp Suit (neg) May 1957
Box 1
Christmas Party, Egg Nog (neg) Jan 4, 1970
Box 1
Douglas on Yard Swing (neg)
Box 1
Douglas and Children at Christmas Tree at Home (neg) 1960
Box 1
Douglas Mattox Standing at Table (Neg) Sept 1, 1956
Box 1
Annie Sue and Mary at Table (Neg) Christmas 1956
Box 1
Douglas with Erector Set (Neg) Dec 29, 1956
Box 1
Douglas Portrait About Age 5 (Neg)
Box 1
Douglas Mattox Portrait (Neg) Jan 11, 1963
Box 1
Douglas Mattox Portrait (Print) Jan 11, 1963
Box 1
Douglas Birthday Party (neg) Sept 14, 1955
Box 1
Christmas Tree - First Year Artificial Tree Used (neg) Dec 24, 1972
Box 1
Christmas Tree - First Year Artificial Tree Used (Print) Dec 24, 1972
Box 1
J.D. Mattox - Living Room (neg) about 1967
Box 1
Douglas Portrait - made in store downtown (neg)
Box 1
Mary & Douglas with Mary's Birthday Cake (neg) Feb 13, 1958
Box 1
Douglas Mattox Fifth Birthday (neg) Sept 14, 1953
Box 1
Mary and Douglas in Front Yard, Easter Sunday (neg) 1956
Box 1
Douglas and Christmas Tree (neg) Dec 25, 1954
Box 1
Douglas Birthday Party at Women's Club (neg) Sept. 1959
Box 1
Douglas - Christmas Wind Up Train (neg)
Box 1
Douglas and Boots (dog) on the sofa (neg) April 2, 1957
Box 1
Douglas and Boys Playing Marbles (neg) May 1958
Box 1
Mary & Douglas at C.V. Print Exhibit by Visual Aids (neg) Feb 13, 1955
Box 1
Douglas in Tuxedo - School Dance (neg) June 1966
Box 1
Mary at Blackboard, Whitley H. School, Wendell, N.C. (print) 1965-1966
Box 1
Mary at Blackboard, Whitley H. School, Wendell, N.C. (neg) 1965-1966
Box 1
Douglas in Cub Scout Suit (neg) 1958
Box 1
Mary & John with Douglas and Boots (dog) at Christmas Tree (neg) Dec 27, 1958
Box 1
Douglas - 7th Grade Christmas Dinner and Program, Miss Nancy Spry teacher (Print) Dec 21, 1960
Box 1
Douglas - 7th Grade Christmas Dinner and Program, Miss Nancy Spry teacher (neg) Dec 21, 1960
Box 1
Douglas on Tractor Flat Stock Show Wendell, N.C. (neg) Sept 25, 1957
Box 1
Douglas - Third Grade Class, Mrs. Todd teacher (neg) Oct 1956
Box 1
Douglas - Third Grade Class, Mrs. Todd teacher (Print) Oct 1956
Box 1
Douglas & Marion Bain, Douglas in Rabbit Suit (neg) Mar 7, 1956
Box 1
Mary - School Portraits (neg) Dec 1979
Box 1
Douglas - Baby Pictures (neg)
Box 1
Douglas Birthday (neg) 1957
Box 1
Christmas Party(?) (Print) circa 1970s
Box 1
Mary Mattox (44 years old) (Print) Dec 1963
Box 1
Mary Mattox (44 years old) (neg) Dec 1963
Box 1
Announcement Picture (John, Mary, Family) (neg)
Box 1
Douglas - Baby Pictures (neg)
Box 1
Douglas Portrait (Print) 1951
Box 1
Douglas Portrait (neg) 1951
Box 1
Douglas, Mary, & John Mattox Portrait (Print) Nov 1961
Box 1
Douglas, Mary, & John Mattox Portrait (neg) Nov 1961
Box 1
Mary Mattox Portrait (Print) circa 1940s
Box 1
Douglas playing on floor and dog with kitten on back (neg) 1958
Box 1
John, Mary, & Douglas Mattox (Prints) Dec 9, 1956
Box 1
John, Mary, & Douglas Mattox (neg) Dec 9, 1956
Box 1
Douglas - Camera - Roll Film (neg)
Box 1
John & Doug Mattox outside (neg)
Box 1
Mary Mattox Baby Shower, Douglas as a Newborn (neg)
Box 1
Douglas Mattox Portraits (Print)
Box 1
Mary Mattox Portraits (Print)
Box 1
Mary & Douglas Mattox Portraits (Print) Jan 30, 1952
Box 1
Douglas Mattox in Sargent Uniform (neg) Jan 3, 1972
Box 1
Douglas Mattox in Sargent Uniform (Print) Jan 3, 1972
Box 1
Douglas and his 3rd Grade Class on Stage (neg) May 1957
Box 1
Douglas & 2nd Grade class play at Wendell School (neg) March 7, 1956
Box 1
4th grade at Pullen Park, Mrs. Todd - teacher (neg) May 22, 1958
Box 1
Mary Mattox portrait, school picture (neg) Oct 1971
Box 1
Mary Mattox portrait, school picture (Print) Oct 1971
Box 1
Mary Mattox portraits in Living Room (neg) May 1, 1960
Box 1
Mary Mattox portraits in Living Room (Print) May 1, 1960
Box 1
Mrs. John Mattox - Wedding (neg) Feb 1, 1943
Box 1
Family Photos - Mary Davis (neg) June 2, 1942
Box 1
Douglas & Warrior Club (neg) May 27, 1966
Box 1
Mary & Douglas Mattox in Front Yard (neg) Aug 7, 1955
Box 1
Douglas Mattox Portrait (neg) Aug 14, 1953
Box 1
Mary & Family copies (neg)
Box 1
Mary & Family, Easter at Annie Sue's (neg) 1957
Box 1
Douglas Birthday (neg) 1952
Box 1
Douglas and girl, Mascots for Senior Class (neg) June 1953
Box 1
Douglas and girl, Mascots for Senior Class (Print) June 1953
Box 1
Mary Mattox portraits (neg) March 25, 1967
Box 1
John & Mary Mattox, 25th Wedding Anniversary (neg) Feb 1, 1968
Box 1
Mary Mattox at Christmas Party (neg) Jan 1970
Box 1
Douglas Mattox with Snowman (neg) Feb 2, 1958
Box 1
Mary & John Mattox in Indiana (neg)
Box 1
Douglas & Children at Annie Sues & Mossie in group (neg) Oct 1956
Box 1
Douglas Mattox in Bathtub (neg) May 1956
Box 1
Family Pictures, Atlanta (neg) 1943
Box 1
Family Pictures, Atlanta (neg) 1943
Box 1
Douglas Entering school (neg) Sept 2, 1954
Box 1
Douglas Mattox, Graduation mascot in cap & gown (neg)
Box 1
Douglas Mattox (neg) Sept 23, 1957
Box 1
Mattox home, before oil tank (neg) Sept 1953
Box 1
Douglas, Christmas (neg) 1953
Box 1
Douglas, age 5 (neg) Jan 23, 1954
Box 1
Kids at Easter in S.C. (neg)
Box 1
Douglas 5th birthday (neg) Sept 14, 1953
Box 1
Douglas Mattox at Aunt Martha's (neg)
Box 1
Mary & Douglas at Manteo (neg) Aug 19,1958
Box 1
Douglas Mattox Birthday Party (neg) Sept 14, 1951
Box 1
Snow - Wendell, N.C. (neg) Feb 1966
Box 1
Mary's Roll Film (neg) Sept 1955
Box 1
Mary & Mrs. Davis Portrait Copies (neg)
Box 1
Truck Parked in Driveway (neg) 1964
Box 1
Truck Parked in Driveway (Print) 1964
Box 1
Termite Treatment, John Mattox home - Rhodes Exterminators (neg) April 1, 1976
Box 1
Christmas Tree Cut from Yard (neg) Dec 25, 1968
Box 1
Douglas in Tuxedo, High school prom (neg) 1965
Box 1
Douglas at Dance Party at Women's Club (neg)
Box 1
Douglas (4 years, 10 months) and Mary (neg) July 1953
Box 1
Douglas sitting on table in front of window (neg) Dec 11, 1957
Box 1
Snow Scenes at Mattox home (neg) Feb 1965
Box 1
Douglas & boys playing in front yard (neg) 1956
Box 1
Mary Mattox, school portraits (neg) May 1980
Box 1
Mary Mattox, school portraits (Print) May 1980
Box 1
Mary Mattox in Atlanta (neg)
Box 1
Marion Bain & Douglas in Chair (neg) Sept 27, 1955
Box 1
Rear of House before Heating Plant was Installed (neg)
Box 1
Douglas and children in Halloween costumes (Print) Oct 19, 1964
Box 1
Douglas and children in Halloween costumes (neg) Oct 19, 1964
Box 1
Mary & John Mattox at Dance (neg)
Box 1
Mary & John Mattox at Dance (Print)
Box 1
Christmas 1961 (neg) Jan 5, 1962
Box 1
Christmas Tree & New Car (neg) 1967
Box 1
Douglas and New Tractor at Christmas Tree (neg) 1951
Box 1
Mary Mattox in Charleston costume - PTA show at Wendell School Auditorium (neg) Nov 10, 1961
Box 1
Douglas, science project (neg) 1964
Box 1
Douglas and boys playing football in front yard (neg)
Box 1
Douglas Mattox (age 9) with train at Christmas tree (neg) Dec 1957
Box 1
Douglas birthday dinner (neg) Sept 14, 1960
Box 1
Mary, Eddy, & Family at Christmas tree at Mama's (neg)
Box 1
Douglas Mattox in bed with books and in backyard with tractor (neg) April 19, 1952
Box 1
New Room Construction (neg) Feb 29, 1960
Box 1
Douglas & Conley boys fishing (neg) Nov 17, 1963
Box 1
Douglas & Conley boys fishing (Print) Nov 17, 1963
Box 1
Mary & Douglas at Christmas tree (neg) 1959
Box 1
East side of house at Wall St. (neg) Aug 7, 1955
Box 1
Mattox group at Thanksgiving Dinner (neg) Nov 1968
Box 1
Family Christmas Dinner (neg)
Box 1
Douglas Mattox (6 years) Portrait (neg) March 5, 1955
Box 1
Mary Mattox and Others at Christmas Party (Print)
Box 1
Douglas Mattox - Cowboy Suit (neg) March 4, 1954
Box 1
Douglas Mattox - 1st Science Exhibit (neg) March 10, 1963
Box 1
John, Mary, & Douglas Mattox in Yard (neg) Oct 1, 1955
Box 1
John, Mary, & Douglas Mattox in Yard (Print) Oct 1, 1955
Box 1
Mamma, Mary & John, Ricey. Film exposed about 1946 in Atlanta (neg) July 3, 1951
Box 1
House - Interiors (before) (neg) Oct 21, 1953
Box 1
Personal - Mary, Car, House, etc. (neg) 1974
Box 1
Mattox House before Repair and Underpinning (neg) April 8, 1954
Box 1
Mattox Misc. - Mary in Atlanta, Ga., Jimmy Higgins, Edra Rice (neg)
Box 1
Mattox and Mattox Coats of Arms copies (neg) Feb 10, 1977
Box 1
Douglas and Jimmy portraits (Print) 1955
Box 1
Douglas and Jimmy portraits (neg) 1955
Box 1
Mary & Douglas (3 years) portraits (neg) July 1951
Box 1
Mary Mattox (in fur coat) and Kat Horton (neg) about 1965
Box 1
John Mattox home, School auditorium, lunch room (neg) July 25, 1953
Box 1
Mr. and Mrs. John D. Mattox, Mrs. John J. Mattox at Chester Elliott's home in Atlanta, Ga. (neg)
Box 1
Mary Mattox Portrait (neg)
Box 1
Building Living Room - Interior and Exterior of new Front Room (neg) Feb 21, 1960
Box 1
Construction of Living Room (neg) March 1960
Box 1
Douglas Mattox - Small Child and Family (neg)
Box 1
Douglas in Front of Tent in Yard (neg) circa 1951
Box 1
Miscellaneous Mattox family pictures, Douglas as a baby (neg)
Box 1
Douglas in Davy Crockett outfit (neg) Sept 27, 1955
Box 1
Douglas in Davy Crockett outfit (Print) Sept 27, 1955
Box 1
Mary, John, and Douglas Mattox Miscellaneous (neg)
Box 1
Little Bill, Mary & Douglas at New Bern waterfront (neg) Nov 1955
Box 1
Douglas & Mary at C.V. Carnival night - NC State (neg) April 21, 1956
Box 1
Douglas Mattox, portrait in sport shirt, freshman at State (neg) Sept 1966
Box 1
Douglas Mattox in Cap & Gown (neg) June 1966
Box 1
Snow Scenes in Wendell, Douglas with Sled (neg) Jan 1955
Box 1
Mattox Family Portraits (John, Mary, & Douglas) (neg) July 14, 1968
Box 1
Mattox Family Portraits (John, Mary, & Douglas) (Print) July 14, 1968
Box 1
Mary's Bridge Club (neg) July 1951
Box 1
Mary's Kodak Film (miscellaneous group pictures, unidentified) (neg)
Box 1
John Mattox in Little Theatre Production (Print)
Box 1
John Mattox portraits (neg) 1962
Box 1
John Mattox portraits (Print) Feb 15, 1956
Box 1
John Mattox portraits (neg) Feb 15, 1956
Box 1
John Mattox (informal portrait) (neg) Summer 1958
Box 1
John Mattox portrait (neg) March 7, 1958
Box 1
John Mattox portrait (Print)
Box 1
John Mattox portrait (neg) Jan 12, 1972
Box 1
John Mattox portrait (Print) Jan 12, 1972
Box 1
John Mattox portrait, in bow tie with dark background (neg) Aug 10, 1950
Box 1
John Mattox portrait, in bow tie with dark background (Print) Aug 10, 1950
Box 1
John Mattox portrait (Print) Nov 29, 1973
Box 1
John Mattox portrait (neg) Nov 29, 1973
Box 1
John Mattox portrait (Print) May 23, 1957
Box 1
John Mattox portrait (neg) May 23, 1957
Box 1
John Mattox portrait (neg) May 1960
Box 1
John Mattox, Freshman portrait (neg)
Box 1
John Mattox baby & school pictures (neg)
Box 1
John Mattox baby pictures (Print)
Box 1
John Mattox, baby pictures (Print)
Box 5
Wendell High School, John Mattox class & football team photos (Print) circa 1928
Box 5
Mary & Douglas Mattox portraits (neg) Feb 8, 1957
Box 5
John & Mary Mattox portraits (neg)
Box 5
John Mattox and house (Print)
Box 5
John Mattox Portraits
Box 7, Folder 1
Mary Mattox at Receptions
Box 7, Folder 2
Miscellaneous
Box 7, Folder 3
Miscellaneous
Box 7, Folder 4
John Mattox, Atlanta (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Mary Mattox, Atlanta (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Doug Mattox Portrait
Flat folder 10
Extended Family Photographs

This series contains portraits and snapshots of John and Mary Mattox’s extended families, the including siblings, parents, aunts and uncles, and other relatives. John Mattox was the son of Jonathan Joseph and Ernestine Bain Mattox of Wendell, North Carolina. His siblings include Jeanette Mattox Laing, Annie Sue Mattox Faison, Vernon Mattox, and Edward Mattox. Family names in this series include Mattox, Davis, Bain, Faison, and Todd. Due to inconsistent labeling, it is possible that some of the photographs in this series depict individuals not actually related to Mattox.

Jeannette's Shower (neg) Aug 5, 1955
Box 2
Nan Mattox with Long Hair (neg) 1964
Box 2
Mr. Curt Todd (grandfather) from Sunday School group (neg)
Box 2
Mamma portraits (Mattox's mother), Atlanta, Ga. (neg)
Box 2
Mamma, Daddy portraits (Mattox's parents), made by Wilson Photography at Hotel Rigsbie(?) (Print) Aug 22, 1944
Box 2
Mamma, Daddy portraits (Mattox's parents), made by Wilson Photography at Hotel Rigsbie(?) (neg) Aug 22, 1944
Box 2
Davis Coat of Arms, ordered by Mary Mattox (neg) Dec 1974
Box 2
Mary Davis and brothers and sister, copy (neg)
Box 2
Edna Davis, copy (Print)
Box 2
Edna Davis, copy (neg)
Box 2
Lee and Alma Mattox 50th Anniversary (Print) April 1976
Box 2
Lee and Alma Mattox 50th Anniversary (neg) April 1976
Box 2
Vernon Mattox Wedding (neg)
Box 2
Hat House, Mammas (neg) Oct 13, 1951
Box 2
Vernon's Children (neg) Nov 25, 1962
Box 2
Mattox Family group at church, Mattox Family Christmas party (neg) 1952
Box 2
Thursday Afternoon Club, Mamma serving punch (neg) Oct 10, 1952
Box 2
Old Mattox graveyard near Saratoga, N.C. (neg) March 5, 1963
Box 2
Bain Reunion, Wendell Women's Club (neg) 1965
Box 2
Mattox uncles & Aunt Bertie; Robert, Lee, Ben, & Luther (neg) Christmas 1953
Box 2
Lawrence J. Davis (Mary's father), copy (neg) Nov 17, 1949
Box 2
Mary Mattox's father, portrait (Print)
Box 2
Luther Mattox for Christian Church (neg) 1980
Box 2
Luther Mattox for Aunt Martha (neg) Dec 1979
Box 2
Aunt Berty, copy (Print)
Box 2
Aunt Berty, copy (neg)
Box 2
Great grandfather daguerreotype, copy (Print) May 1982
Box 2
Great grandfather daguerreotype, copy (neg) May 1982
Box 2
Mattox reunions at cousin Jim's (neg)
Box 2
Mattox reunions at cousin Jim's (neg)
Box 2
Mattox reunions at cousin Jim's (neg)
Box 2
John Mattox's father with dog (neg)
Box 2
Mattox family Christmas reunion Lion's club (neg) Dec 26, 1971
Box 2
Mattox family Christmas reunion Lion's club (Print) Dec 26, 1971
Box 2
Gus Faison with boy (neg)
Box 2
Aunt Martha Todd Portrait (Print) March 9, 1969
Box 2
Aunt Martha Todd Portrait (neg) March 9, 1969
Box 2
Martha Todd Day, Wendell Christian Church (neg) Oct 5, 1969
Box 2
Jan & Azalea plant (grown by Dr. Roy A. Larson in greenhouse) (Print) Jan 25, 1967
Box 2
Jan & Azalea plant (neg) Jan 25, 1967
Box 2
Lee Mattox (neg) March 1970
Box 2
Aunt Martha, New Baptist, Jenny Knott (Print) Aug 1968
Box 2
Aunt Martha, New Baptist, Jenny Knott (neg) Aug 1968
Box 2
Aunt Martha church groups; Ki Rho group at Aunt Martha's (neg) Dec 1954
Box 2
Aunt Martha with New Organ at Home (neg)
Box 2
Aunt Martha - Passport (Print) Feb 22, 1973
Box 2
Aunt Martha - Passport (neg) Feb 22, 1973
Box 2
Aunt Martha - Group (neg)
Box 2
Aunt Martha Todd - Passport (Print) May 1, 1960
Box 2
Aunt Martha Todd - Passport (neg) May 1, 1960
Box 2
Aunt Martha - Young Girl (Print)
Box 2
Aunt Martha - Young Girl (neg)
Box 2
Aunt Martha - Passport (neg) Jan 31, 1967
Box 2
Unidentifided Party or Reception (neg) circa 1979
Box 2
Bruce Knott Portrait (neg) Aug 15, 1965
Box 2
Nellie Mattox - Passport Portrait for citizenship papers (neg) Aug 26, 1954
Box 2
Johnny Mattox Portrait, about one year (neg)
Box 2
Curtis & Judy - Passports (Print) March 23, 1971
Box 2
Curtis & Judy - Passports (neg) March 23, 1971
Box 2
Nellie Mattox Portrait (neg) July 1966
Box 2
Alma Mattox Portrait (Print)
Box 2
Alma Mattox Portrait (neg)
Box 2
Laurie Grover Portrait (neg) Nov 1955
Box 2
Laurie Grover Portrait (Print) Nov 1955
Box 2
Portrait - Frances Ledford, High School Senior (Print) May 29, 1958
Box 2
Portrait - Frances Ledford, High School Senior (neg) May 29, 1958
Box 2
Nan Mattox, Basketball in Gym, Wendell, N.C. (neg)
Box 2
Mary, Annie Sue, Edward, & Marion (neg) April 6, 1966
Box 2
Jim Higgins Portrait (Print) Feb 19, 1955
Box 2
Jim Higgins Portrait (neg) Feb 19, 1955
Box 2
Jim, Laury, & Babies (neg) Spring 1959
Box 2
Bonnie Sue Portrait (neg) Nov 27, 1969
Box 2
Lonnie Knott Passport Portrait (Print) Sept 30, 1958
Box 2
Lonnie Knott Passport Portrait (neg) Sept 30, 1958
Box 2
Pa Mattox (Print)
Box 2
Pa Mattox (neg)
Box 2
Uncle Mallie Todd (young man), copy (Print) 1980
Box 2
Uncle Mallie Todd (young man), copy (neg) 1980
Box 2
Benard Mattox (Gregory Walcott & wife) (Print) April 1959
Box 2
Benard Mattox (Gregory Walcott & wife) (neg) April 1959
Box 2
Ashley (16 months), John & Sandy Roberts (Print) March 7, 1976
Box 2
Ashley (16 months), John & Sandy Roberts (neg) March 7, 1976
Box 2
Portraits - Vernon, Nellie Mattox & Children (neg)
Box 2
Edward Faison - with Mary, Doug, & Marion (neg) Feb 6, 1958
Box 2
Unidentified Wedding (Print) circa 1950s
Box 2
Edward playing Wash Tub with Orchestra, church assembly room (neg)
Box 2
Linda's Birthday (neg) July 1960
Box 2
Mamma - Portrait made in Atlanta (neg)
Box 2
Portraits of Vernon Mattox's Children (neg)
Box 2
Bonnie Sue (neg) Aug 1962
Box 2
Portrait - John Roberts (little boy) (Print) May 1954
Box 2
Portrait - John Roberts (little boy) (neg) May 1954
Box 2
Aunt Jenny Knott Portrait (Print) March 9, 1969
Box 2
Aunt Jenny Knott Portrait (neg) March 9, 1969
Box 2
Marsh Knott Portrait (neg)
Box 2
Douglas & Hubert around table - Wilson (neg)
Box 2
Bruce Knott Portrait (Print) Aug 15, 1965
Box 2
Johnny David Mattox (Print) circa 1964
Box 2
Johnny David Mattox (neg) circa 1964
Box 2
Passport - Vernon Mattox (neg) Dec 3, 1965
Box 2
Annie Sue Faison (neg) July 1953
Box 2
Grandmother Bain (neg) July 1953
Box 2
Mary & Geo. Bruce (neg)
Box 2
Vernon Mattox Portrait (neg) Feb 1951
Box 2
Jim, Laurie, & Baby (neg)
Box 2
Marsh Kott(?) paying ins. checks (neg) July 14, 1954
Box 2
Annie Sue Class Reunion (neg) June 1967
Box 2
Jeannett, Bonnie Sue, & Herbert in front of house is Banville, Va. (neg) Aug 5, 1956
Box 2
Grandmother & her sisters, Douglas Bains house (neg) July 19, 1953
Box 2
Portrait - Little Bill, Edward Mattox, Raleigh (Print) Sept 28, 1954
Box 2
Portrait - Little Bill, Edward Mattox, Raleigh (neg) Sept 28, 1954
Box 2
Martha Roberts Class Reunion (neg) July 1958
Box 2
Bill Griffin Class of 1928 Reunion, Wendell (neg) May 24, 1958
Box 2
Massie Faison, Gus Faison grave (neg) Sept 20, 1955
Box 2
Portrait - Nellie Mattox Wedding Announcement (neg)
Box 2
Lonnie Knot Portrait (neg) Oct 31, 1953
Box 2
R.L. & Alma Mattox 75th Anniversary (neg)
Box 2
Elbert Holmes portrait (neg)
Box 2
Vernon, Nellie, & Children (neg) June 1959
Box 2
Lonnie Knott Portrait (neg) Aug 27, 1962
Box 2
Lonnie Knott Portrait (Print) Aug 27, 1962
Box 2
John Roberts Graduation Portraits (neg) June 1968
Box 2
John Roberts Graduation Portraits (Print) June 1968
Box 2
Portrait - Marion Bain (neg) Dec 9, 1956
Box 2
Portrait - Marion Bain (Print) Dec 9, 1956
Box 2
Pa Mattox Portrait (neg)
Box 2
Jo, Jim, Sue, & Riley Mattox (neg)
Box 2
Copy of Bain Booklet - from Mama's booklet & Kathleen pages from Archives & History (neg) Nov 23, 1967
Box 2
Mary's family - Mother, Father, & Children copies (neg)
Box 2
Davis Uncles, Granddad, Miss Edna, Mr. Lawrence, coat of arms, copies (neg) Aug 1970
Box 2
Grandmother, Aunt Martha, copies (neg)
Box 2
Aunt Bertie (Beula Roberta Knott) about age 20 (neg) copied 1964
Box 2
Mattox Family, Mother's Day 1952, At Annie Sue's house on Cemetary Rd (neg) 1952
Box 2
Wasdon Family portraits (Print) circa late 1800s
Box 2
Mrs. Davis Portrait, copy (Print)
Box 2
Annie Lilly (Grandmother Bain) (Print) copied 1980
Box 2
Annie Lilly (Grandmother Bain) (neg) copied 1980
Box 2
Daddy & Dan (Mattox's father) (neg) copy May 1975
Box 2
Mama portrait (Mattox's mother) (neg) Dec 1963
Box 2
Daddy's grave (neg)
Box 2
Daddy & Dan, Mamma on Pony, copies (neg)
Box 2
Johnny Mattox graduation (neg) 1966
Box 2
Vernon Mattox Birthday Dinner (neg) Feb 27, 1966
Box 2
Baines & Grandma at Women's Club, Wendell, N.C. (neg)
Box 2
Johnny (Grandpa) & Ernestine Mattox home (Print)
Box 5
Group pictures, possibly from family reunion (Print)
Box 5
Mary Davis and siblings (neg)
Box 5
Mary Davis and siblings (Print)
Box 5
Mattox children - Jim, Vernon, Edward, Jeanett (Copy) (Print)
Box 5
Mattox children - Jim, Vernon, Edward, Jeanett (neg)
Box 5
Ben & Johnny Mattox; Mattox's father & Father Walston
Box 6, Folder 1
Miscellaneous
Box 6, Folder 2
Miscellaneous
Box 6, Folder 3
Wendell, NC Photographs

This series contains photographs of various locations and events in Mattox’s hometown of Wendell, North Carolina. Buildings include churches, schools, banks, and businesses. School functions like graduations and homecomings and church activities are also included. This series also contains portraits made by Mattox of people who lived in Wendell. Interesting items include a set of glass plate negatives depicting town scenes circa the late 1920s.

Mr. Cash in field & Jake Mays barns, Hail Damage, Tobacco, Hail & Tornado damage at Wendell (neg) July 5, 1954
Box 4
Graduating Class & Mascot (Doug) (neg) 1952
Box 4
Douglas - Junior High graduating class commencement and class day (neg) June 1962
Box 4
Library dedication - Mary & Douglas with Globe (neg) March 5, 1955
Box 4
Mary Mattox, assistant librarian at Wendell Library (neg) July 29, 1964
Box 4
Wendell School Activities for Annual, Mary at front door (neg) Oct 1964
Box 4
Eclipse of sun, Wendell, N.C. (neg) March 7, 1970
Box 4
Wendell School shop (neg) about 1960
Box 4
Old Church building from glass negative, Wendell, N.C. (neg)
Box 4
Bank of Wendell, Lake Glad (neg) Aug 12, 1956
Box 4
Hudson Belk, Farmers Warehouse (neg) May 1956
Box 4
Douglas - Senior Class mascot, Wendell (neg) May 26/27, 1953
Box 4
Old Church before going to new church (neg)
Box 4
New church (neg) 1956
Box 4
Wendell Christian Church & Minister's home (neg) Oct 13, 1960
Box 4
New Christian Church, Wendell, N.C. - interior and back exterior (neg) March 11, 1951
Box 4
New Wendell Christian Church interior - ordered by Mack Roberts, Chamber of Commerce (neg) Aug 15, 1967
Box 4
Christian Church Landscaping (neg) April 2, 1951
Box 4
New Church being built (neg)
Box 4
Installation of minister Rev. John Whidden - Wendell Christian Church (neg) July 24, 1960
Box 4
Installation of minister Rev. John Whidden - Wendell Christian Church (Print) July 24, 1960
Box 4
C.Y.F. Group at Church (neg) Feb 3, 1960
Box 4
Old Church - Sunday School groups (neg)
Box 4
Harold Griffin presenting silver platter at church (neg)
Box 4
Charter Members of Christian Church (Print) May 1980
Box 4
Charter Members of Christian Church (neg) May 1980
Box 4
Holiness Church in Old Christian Church, Street Sign at Entrance of Wall St. (neg) March 2, 1957
Box 4
Old Christian Church, inside front window (neg)
Box 4
Classes at Old Christian Church (neg)
Box 4
Rev. Jack Suggs portrait (neg)
Box 4
Youth Conference at Christian Church, Missionary from Mexico in group (neg) April 14, 1953
Box 4
Walter Anderson portrait (for Doctorate publicity) (Print) May 21, 1965
Box 4
Walter Anderson portrait (for Doctorate publicity) (neg) May 21, 1965
Box 4
New Christian Church Wendell, N.C. - picture used for church bulletin (neg) Sept 25, 1960
Box 4
New Church Interior, Wendell, N.C. (neg) March 24, 1952
Box 4
Halloween Party at Church (neg) Oct 29, 1952
Box 4
Christian Church Interiors Business Meeting Sunday (neg) Oct 1960
Box 4
The Palms [sheet music] (neg) March 1953
Box 4
Rev. Allen Manuel portrait Christian Church Minister (Print) Aug 4, 1966
Box 4
Rev. Allen Manuel portrait Christian Church Minister (neg) Aug 4, 1966
Box 4
Bronze Plaque on Wendell Library (neg) about 1965
Box 4
Senator Scott at Wendell Lunch Room (neg) 1957
Box 4
Doug and other High School grads receiving Bibles at Church Walter Anderson, minister (neg)
Box 4
Homecoming and Organ dedication (neg) Sept 6, 1968
Box 4
Edwards Wedding Christian Church (neg) Nov 1951
Box 4
Mary and Whiddens, young people - front of Christian tree (neg) 1960
Box 4
Annie Sue's Wedding Old Church - decorated interiors (neg)
Box 4
Ivan Hinton, women's prison head (neg)
Box 4
Homecoming Queen Wendell School (neg) Oct 26, 1962
Box 4
M. Faison - Group of men singing (neg)
Box 4
Snow in Wendell, N.C. (neg) Jan 20, 1955
Box 4
Old Front - Hephzibah Church at night Wendell, N.C. (neg) May 14, 1961
Box 4
Veterans Banquet & Graduation (neg) Dec 19, 1957
Box 4
Veterans - Wendell (neg)
Box 4
John Mattox house; Old Christian Church Building - before library repair began (neg) about 1957
Box 4
Phil Whitley, Planters Warehouse (neg) Dec 1958
Box 4
Johnson, Youdy, Mr. Brewer (neg) Oct 1976
Box 4
Golf Links at Wendell, Formal Opening (neg) 1960
Box 4
School Buildings - 1911 & High School (neg)
Box 4
Bank of Wendell Opening (Print) July 1953
Box 4
Bank of Wendell Opening (neg) July 1953
Box 4
Bank of Wendell - 50th Anniversary Dinner (neg) April 1957
Box 4
Hudson Belk Store exterior (neg) Jan 2, 1962
Box 4
Proc's Service Station (neg) Aug 7, 1958
Box 4
Wendell Library construction (Print) Oct 1959
Box 4
Wendell Library - front & interiors (neg) 1962
Box 4
Maggie Hester, Old Richardson Farm House (neg) 1962
Box 4
Old Christian Church before repair for library (neg) Fall 1958
Box 4
Pure Oil Station, Traffic in front of Mattox House (neg) Feb 2, 1964
Box 4
Bank of Wendell (neg) May 17, 1964
Box 4
Banquet at Dolphin, Mrs. Bob Newell (neg) June 22, 1962
Box 4
Banquet at Dolphin, Mrs. Bob Newell (Print) June 22, 1962
Box 4
Hudson Belk Store Formal Opening (Doug & Mary Mattox in several photos) (neg)
Box 4
Governor, Bo Todd, & Mrs. Perry (neg)
Box 4
Hudson Belk (neg) Sept 13, 1953
Box 4
Hudson Belk Interior, Lyman Kyser-manager (neg) 1959
Box 4
Church group at Ferne Todd's House, Rev. Buck Baker (neg) Sept 27, 1958
Box 4
Proc Dean Service Station (new) (neg)
Box 4
Bunny Vuderhill (?) Class Reunion (neg) June 1958
Box 4
Storage Houses for Tobacco, Ed Sykes (neg) Oct 11, 1955
Box 4
Wendell Fire Department & Douglas as Mascot (neg) March 12, 1955
Box 4
Homecoming Game, Wendell High School (neg) Oct 11, 1963
Box 4
Congressed Entrance to Wall St. (neg) March 2, 1957
Box 4
Broken Sidewalk, 307 Wall St (neg) July 1974
Box 4
Homecoming Queen & Football Game (neg) Oct 16, 1964
Box 4
Homecoming Queen & Football Game (Print) Oct 16, 1964
Box 4
Whitley Warehouse Perry's Store, Wendell, NC (Print)
Box 5
Exterior of Wendell United Method Church (Print)
Box 5
Miscellaneous
Box 8, Folder 5
Class & Graduation photos
Box 8, Folder 6
Whitley Warehouse - men with tobacco (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Whitley Warehouse, Perry's Store, Wendell, N.C. (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Church, Wendell, N.C. (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Brick Building with Columns, Wendell, N.C. (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Whitely Warehouse store front, Wendell, N.C. (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Buildings in Wendell, N.C. (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Streetview including Wendell Drug Co. (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Train Station, Wendell, N.C. (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Unidentified house with large porch probably in Wendell, N.C. (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Interior of Tobacco Warehouse, Wendell, N.C. (Glass Plate)
Box 9
The Farmers Warehouse storefront (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Exterior of Wendell United Methodist Church (Glass Plate)
Box 9
Buildings
Flat folder 10
North Carolina State University Photographs

This series contains photographs and slides of students and faculty, campus scenes, extension services, and the North Carolina State Fair. Several photographs show Mattox taking pictures or in his office in the Visual Aids Department. There are also images of the R.O.T.C. Glee Club, which Mattox directed. Other interesting images include Mattox’s fifty year class reunion in 1983, retirement banquets for Mattox, and campus publications featuring Mattox’s photographs.

John Masttox at Desk, Mrs. Neal and others in office (neg) Sept 7, 1960
Box 3
John Mattox at Desk in Ricks Hall (neg) about 1962
Box 3
Freshman John Mattox, NCSU, in ROTC uniform (neg) 1929
Box 3
John Mattox in reactor (neg) Feb 20, 1959
Box 3
John Mattox sitting on top edge of state fair coliseum with camera (neg) 1953
Box 3
John with camera (neg) 1953
Box 3
John Mattox at desk in Ricks Hall (neg)
Box 3
John Mattox with camera used in Alumni Magazine (neg) May 15, 1954
Box 3
John Mattox with camera on knee (neg)
Box 3
John Mattox, director of Air Force R.O.T.C. Glee Club at WPTF (neg) May 25, 1954
Box 3
John Mattox in Visual Aids Office (neg) Aug 22, 1960
Box 3
John Mattox in Visual Aids Office (Print) Aug 22, 1960
Box 3
John Mattox with camera at Border Belt test farm near Whiteville, N.C. (Print) Aug 6, 1953
Box 3
John Mattox with camera at Border Belt test farm near Whiteville, N.C. (neg) Aug 6, 1953
Box 3
John Mattox at desk with camera, Visual Aids Department, Ricks Hall (neg)
Box 3
John Mattox hanging from derrick in reactor (neg) March 31, 1958
Box 3
John Mattox dressed as a girl photographer at College Union Banquet NCSU (neg) Sept 17, 1954
Box 3
NCSU Air Force Glee Club at Radio Station WPFF (neg) May 17, 1955
Box 3
Man plowing near Shotwell (neg) March 30, 1955
Box 3
Scenic - Mountain, Barn, Mule plowing (neg)
Box 3
Old Yates Mill - ordered by Professor Dan Barnes, School of Design (neg) Sept 30, 1970
Box 3
Mary Yionoulis & Baby (neg) Oct 13, 1960
Box 3
Good Mountain Scenes (neg) Aug 2, 1958
Box 3
Mountain Farm Scenes (Print) 1956
Box 3
Mountain Farm Scenes (neg) 1956
Box 3
County Seat - Madison Co. Marshall, N.C. (neg) Sept 25, 1959
Box 3
Nathan Watson Sr. Lespeoliza hay stacks (neg) Nov 1, 1955
Box 3
Old Mill at Trenton, N.C, with Spanish moss (neg) March 25, 1970
Box 3
Picking Cotton (neg) Oct 5, 1954
Box 3
Old Tobacco barn near Raleigh Country Club area, Clint Williams putting log in his tobacco barn furnace (neg) Sept 1954
Box 3
Dr. Hudson in campus lab, NCSU (neg) March 30, 1951
Box 3
Jim Higgins and Douglas at State College track meet (neg) April 27, 1955
Box 3
State Fair scenes (neg) Oct 1952
Box 3
Ann Cornelison portrait, Engineering Placement Office (Print)
Box 3
Ann Cornelison portrait, Engineering Placement Office (neg) Oct 29, 1958
Box 3
Y.W.C.A "colored woman" (neg) Oct 1970
Box 3
J.C. Jones, Navy Captain unform (neg) Aug 2, 1972
Box 3
J.C. Jones, Navy Captain unform (Print) Aug 2, 1972
Box 3
Jean Vincent Portrait Thompson Theatre (Print) March 24, 1967
Box 3
Jean Vincent Portrait Thompson Theatre (neg) March 24, 1967
Box 3
Murl Griffin Portrait (neg) June 12, 1963
Box 3
Murl Griffin Portrait (Print) March 12, 1963
Box 3
Pat Barefoot Portrait, make-up by Jean Vincent of Thompson Theatre, Freshman Engineering Office (Print) April 17, 1967
Box 3
Pat Barefoot Portrait (neg) April 17, 1967
Box 3
Pat Barefoot, "Miss Southern" (Print) Jan 31, 1966
Box 3
Pat Barefoot, "Miss Southern" (neg) Jan 31, 1966
Box 3
Debbie McMullan, Freshman student (Print) April 17, 1967
Box 3
Debbie McMullan, Freshman student (neg) April 17, 1967
Box 3
Judy Todd Portrait (neg) Oct 1970
Box 3
Judy Todd Portrait (Print) Oct 1970
Box 3
Roddy Price, portrait for music building (neg) Feb 20, 1973
Box 3
Roddy Price, portrait for music building (Print) Feb 20, 1973
Box 3
Celia Parsons, student portrait, Miss University contest (Print) Sept 14, 1966
Box 3
Celia Parsons, student portrait, Miss University contest (neg) Sept 14, 1966
Box 3
Landscape, lab, flower (color neg)
Box 3
Office pictures, Ricks Hall (neg)
Box 3
Unidentified group photo outside Dorton Arena (color neg) circa 1960s
Box 3
NCSU Football (color neg) circa 1960s
Box 3
Maid Marris (neg) circa 1963
Box 3
Mary C. Southerland portrait (neg) Oct 24, 1964
Box 3
Frankie B. Crumpler portrait (Print) Oct 24, 1964
Box 3
Frankie B. Crumpler portrait (neg) Oct 24, 1964
Box 3
Wide angle view out at office telephone, visual aids (neg) March 1962
Box 3
Bowling Alley Fire (across from campus) (Prints) March 5, 1959
Box 3
Bowling Alley Fire (across from campus) (neg) March 5, 1959
Box 3
"Negroes Picking Cotton" (neg) 1953
Box 3
Ape with little man at sideshow, State Fair (neg) Oct 1954
Box 3
Ape with little man at sideshow, State Fair (Print) Oct 1954
Box 3
Herring Fishing - Columbia, Edenton, etc. (Print) March 1963
Box 3
Cotton Gin, Zebulon, N.C. (neg) Oct 12, 1962
Box 3
Cotton Gin, Zebulon, N.C. (Print) Oct 12, 1962
Box 3
Air Force ROTC Glee Club at tower (neg) May 25, 1954
Box 3
Person Test negatives Oct 1974
Box 3
Mrs. Neal & Shirley, Visual Aids Office (neg) 1956
Box 3
Mrs. Neal & Mary Yionoulis (neg) Oct 1959
Box 3
Beef Cattle Barn (neg) April 1952
Box 3
NCSU Campus Buildings (neg) April 1, 1953
Box 3
Carolyn Jessup Portrait, Dean of Women (neg) Dec 12, 1968
Box 3
Carolyn Jessup Portrait, Dean of Women (Print) Dec 12, 1968
Box 3
Dance - spotlight on scene (Print) April 30, 1960
Box 3
Dance - spotlight on scene (neg) April 30, 1960
Box 3
Official Board Meeting at Meredith College (neg) Feb 28, 1967
Box 3
Bob Bryan in Office (neg)
Box 3
Dr. Hester seminar (zoology), Clark building (neg) Jan 5, 1967
Box 3
School Design Exhibit, Mr. Randall in Green House (neg) 1957
Box 3
College Scenes & around Raleigh, Fayetteville St, labs, class scenes (neg) 1954
Box 3
Sweet Potato Blossom (neg) circa 1965
Box 3
College scenes - John's desk, dark room, labs, greenhouse (neg) Feb 1953
Box 3
College scenes (neg) March 14, 1962
Box 3
Sea Foods, South Port, N.C. (neg) Sept 8, 1967
Box 3
College Scenes - Court in front of Patterson, Reactor from rear, walls to Dining Hall (neg) Nov 7, 1952
Box 3
Test negatives - Mrs. Neal, etc. (neg) July 4, 1968
Box 3
Swannanoa 4H Camp, Photographic Class Group (neg) Aug 10, 1966
Box 3
Susam Stoleer(?) Agricultural Engineering Expert (neg) May 6, 1970
Box 3
Dr. H.W. Ganer(?) Portrait (neg) May 30, 1967
Box 3
J.W. Cash - Wendell, N.C, 101 Tobacco (neg) June 21, 1954
Box 3
Carolyn Painter Portrait (Print) Jan 18, 1967
Box 3
Carolyn Painter Portrait (neg) Jan 18, 1967
Box 3
Sallie Bizzle Portrait (neg) Aug 2, 1951
Box 3
Mary Lou Phillips Portrait (neg) Sept 2, 1959
Box 3
Robert P. Bryan Portrait (neg) March 2, 1961
Box 3
Robert P. Bryan Portrait (Print) March 2, 1961
Box 3
Ada Della Pozza Portrait (neg)
Box 3
Ada Della Pozza Portrait (Print)
Box 3
Reginald Stroud Portrait (neg) Oct 8, 1954
Box 3
Elwood Mintz in his office at Department of Agriculture (Print) Oct 22, 1958
Box 3
Elwood Mintz in his office at Department of Agriculture (neg) Oct 22, 1958
Box 3
Woodrow Smith Farm - Pool Rd Tobacco Fields (neg) Aug 10, 1956
Box 3
Smith Farm Pasture Irrigation (neg) Oct 13, 1954
Box 3
College Tower (neg) Oct 5, 1951
Box 3
Bronze plaque at corner of Baylord & Morgan St. (Print) Oct 23, 1967
Box 3
Bronze plaque at corner of Baylord & Morgan St. (neg) Oct 23, 1967
Box 3
Number 1 dormitory from west side, plumbing being removed (neg) Feb 17, 1954
Box 3
Dr. Jim Woodburn(?) with Chinese Grad Student in lab (neg)
Box 3
Mrs. Neal and Ralph Mills (neg) Feb 17, 1971
Box 3
Riddick Building (neg) July 1952
Box 3
Student Union and New Library under construction (neg) Sept 3, 1952
Box 3
Barn at Beef Cattle Farm, N.C. State College (neg) April 25, 1951
Box 3
Page Pate, Engineering Placement Office, Portraits: Rudolphe (wife), Mrs. Page Pate (neg)
Box 3
Tobacco Fields, Mr. R.D. Buchan, Rt. 3 Henderson, N.C. (Print) Aug 2, 1965
Box 3
Tobacco Fields, Mr. R.D. Buchan, Rt. 3 Henderson, N.C. (neg) Aug 2, 1965
Box 3
Physics, Glass Blower (neg) Oct 1969
Box 3
College Union - Porch Construction (neg) July 13, 1965
Box 3
Beef Cattle Barn, newly covered with aluminum (neg) Nov 14, 1967
Box 3
Ice on tree at Central State Farm snow and ice storm (neg) Feb 15, 1960
Box 3
Governor Hodges at desk in Capitol (neg) Feb 17, 1956
Box 3
Truck Driver Training School, NCSU (neg) March 1954
Box 3
Music Department - Big Drum, Drum Major sitting on top (neg) Oct 23, 1957
Box 3
New Riddick Building Doorway (neg) July 18, 1951
Box 3
Lynn Tullock, Rhododendrons (Print) Feb 21, 1962
Box 3
Lynn Tullock, Rhododendrons (neg) Feb 21, 1962
Box 3
State Fair Coliseum (Dorton Arena) (neg) Sept 19, 1953
Box 3
Shirley Marshall, Visual Aids - Section, Ricks Hall (neg) July, 7, 1955
Box 3
Conference at Manteo, Trip to Outer Banks with older 4-H group (neg)
Box 3
Mountain Farm Scene, Burley tobacco section near Asheville (Print) 1956
Box 3
Mountain Farm Scene, Burley tobacco section near Asheville (neg) 1956
Box 3
New Yacht at Elmer Willis (Williston, N.C.) (neg) March 25, 1970
Box 3
Mrs. Neal in office (neg)
Box 3
Fishing scene, Morehead City (Print) circa 1970
Box 3
Fishing scene, Morehead City (neg) circa 1970
Box 3
Cattle Photographs, State Fair (neg) Oct 1966
Box 3
Dance, Coliseum (Print) April 25, 1959
Box 3
Dance, Coliseum (neg) April 25, 1959
Box 3
College Union Stage, The Formations (Dance Orchestra) (Print) Sept 4, 1968
Box 3
College Union Stage, The Formations (Dance Orchestra) (neg) Sept 4, 1968
Box 3
Cooling Fountain (neg) Nov 10, 1953
Box 3
Cooling Fountain (Print) Nov 10, 1953
Box 3
Ralph Mills & Douglas Morgan making movies of arrival of uranium for reactor (neg) Sept 3, 1953
Box 3
Ralph Mills & Douglas Morgan making movies of arrival of uranium for reactor (Print) Sept 3, 1953
Box 3
Dr. Stuckey in Primrose Hall (neg) Oct 7, 1952
Box 3
Morehead City area (neg) Dec 8, 1964
Box 3
Mary Yionoulis portrait (neg) Dec 31, 196(?)
Box 3
Douglas with Dr. Gene Hester at College (neg) Jan 11, 1963
Box 3
Agriculture Open House (neg) Nov 4, 1961
Box 3
Agriculture Open House (neg) Nov 4, 1961
Box 3
Picture exhibit at NC State Library (neg) May 21, 1954
Box 3
Agriculture Open House (neg) Oct 4, 1961
Box 3
College Tower from South (neg) June 1, 1953
Box 3
J.S. Khalson (Print) April 26, 1965
Box 3
J.S. Khalson (neg) April 26, 1965
Box 3
Agriculture Open House (neg) Oct 4, 1961
Box 3
J.E. Smith, King N.C. - cattle and covered wagon (neg)
Box 5
College Union Building at Night - NC State (Print) June 12, 1956
Box 5
College Union Building at Night - NC State (neg) June 12, 1956
Box 5
Kit Carson Engine & Small Steam Tractor, Trautman, NC (neg) Oct 19, 1961
Box 5
Eloise Nowell, Altrusa Club, Velvet Cloak Hotel (neg) Oct 24, 1974
Box 5
Smokey Area with Two Men, Plant at Morehead City (neg)
Box 5
Smokey Area with Two Men, Plant at Morehead City (Print)
Box 5
Kit Carson Engine & Small Steam Tractor, Trautman, NC (Print) Oct 19, 1961
Box 5
House on Fire made from Warick Slide (neg) 1955
Box 5
College Buildings - Library, Tower steps, Administration Building front entrance (Print) March 20, 1953
Box 5
College Buildings - Library, Tower steps, Administration Building front entrance (neg) March 20, 1953
Box 5
Charlotte Womble, Old Farm & Home (neg) 1971
Box 5
Air Force R.O.T.C. Glee Club (neg) Feb 22, 1955
Box 5
Lynn Tullock holding lambs (neg) May 3, 1963
Box 5
Lynn Tullock holding lambs (Print) May 3, 1963
Box 5
Visual Aids Office Mary Lou Philips at film splicer (neg) Aug 31, 1959
Box 5
Elevator repair on roof, Ricks Hall (neg) Nov 3, 1967
Box 5
NC State Campus Road Scene, Back of Coliseum (neg) 1952
Box 5
Miss Glynne Hodge, Industrial Arts Office with dogwood (neg) April 18, 1956
Box 5
Miss Glynne Hodge, Industrial Arts Office with dogwood (Print) April 18, 1956
Box 5
Rudolph Pate & wife at Chancellor reception (neg) 1953
Box 5
(Contact Sheets) Unidentified Banquet (Print)
Box 5
Mrs. Katherine McKimmon (neg) Dec 18, 1957
Box 5
Mrs. Katherine McKimmon (Print) Dec 18, 1957
Box 5
Altrusa Event(?) (Print)
Box 5
Campus Scenes
Box 6, Folder 4
Class of 1933 reunion 1983
Box 6, Folder 5
John Mattox, photographer
Box 6, Folder 6
Music lyrics and sheet music
Box 6, Folder 7
Portraits
Box 6, Folder 8
Publications with Mattox photos
Box 6, Folder 9
Retirement Events
Box 6, Folder 10
R.O.T.C. Glee Club
Box 6, Folder 11
Slides
Box 6, Folder 12
Slides
Box 6, Folder 13
Publication with Mattox Photos
Flat folder 10
Miscellaneous Photographs

This series contains miscellaneous portraits and landscapes.

Myrtle Meikels, Atlanta, Ga. (neg)
Box 4
Ft. Todd Tobacco (neg) Aug 12, 1964
Box 4
Johnny & Anna Maria with dog (neg) Oct 1966
Box 4
Beverly (daughter of Elwood Horton) (neg) Dec 1970
Box 4
M.C. Todd; copies of thesis; old letters & deeds (neg) Sept 1951
Box 4
Gold Locket copies (Print) Aug 19, 1971
Box 4
Gold Locket copies (neg) Aug 19, 1971
Box 4
Raleigh Stamp Shop - Opening day (neg)
Box 4
Nell Kennett, copy (Print) July 1965
Box 4
Nell Kennett, copy (neg) July 1965
Box 4
Pauline & Erdine Griffin, copy (neg) 1980
Box 4
Stamps copied (neg) Jan 30, 1976
Box 4
Sheet music and deed, copy (neg)
Box 4
Sue and Curtis as children, copy (neg) Jan 1953
Box 4
Two little girls (neg) May 1982
Box 4
Two little girls (Print) May 1982
Box 4
Sybil's Great Grandmother, copy (Print) Aug 1980
Box 4
Miss Ruth Wilson, copy (neg) Feb 26, 1970
Box 4
Milton Croom - Home & Farm (neg) Aug 20, 1970
Box 4
Cal Tone Paint Plant, Raleigh, N.C, interiors, mills, stock racks, etc. (neg) Feb 18, 1963
Box 4
Luther Ledford & wife portrait (Print) Oct 1966
Box 4
Luther Ledford & wife portrait (neg) Oct 1966
Box 4
Luther Ledford portrait (neg) Sept 13, 1953
Box 4
Jasper & Nita Thomas (neg) Aug 1980
Box 4
Bill Parish and father (neg) Feb 2, 1971
Box 4
Jimmy Batton portrait (neg) June 5, 1964
Box 4
Martha Parrish portrait (neg) Jan 30, 1969
Box 4
Martha Parrish portrait (Print) Jan 30, 1969
Box 4
Elgie Painter & wife, Carolyn (daughter) (Print) Dec 6, 1965
Box 4
Elgie Painter & wife (neg) Dec 6, 1965
Box 4
Miley Johnson daughter at graduation (neg)
Box 4
John and Ann Todd passport photos (neg) Aug 22, 1966
Box 4
Jim Parrish portrait (neg) May 1968
Box 4
Scott Smith portrait (neg) Jan 31, 1960
Box 4
Scott Smith portrait (Print) Jan 31, 1960
Box 4
Scott Smith, son of Hazel Smith (neg) 1958
Box 4
Scott Smith, son of Hazel Smith (Print) 1958
Box 4
Lee Knott portrait (neg) Oct 1968
Box 4
Lee Knott portrait (Print) Oct 1968
Box 4
Prof E.W. Winkler, old home place (neg) Feb 1981
Box 4
Mrs. Lesley Brondwell(?) (neg) March 1969
Box 4
Mrs. Fowlkes(?) (neg) April 4, 1954
Box 4
Mrs. Fowlkes(?) (Print) April 4, 1954
Box 4
Warren Dean & Margaret, baby portrait (neg)
Box 4
Dick Brantley & wife (neg) Feb 9, 1971
Box 4
Dr. Lesley Brodwell portrait (neg) May 1968
Box 4
Miss Horton (neg) about 1972
Box 4
Mary Baptist (Print)
Box 4
Mr. Baxley and brother in Navy uniform (neg) 1974
Box 4
Bill Roberts portrait (Print) Aug 27, 1962
Box 4
Bill Roberts portrait (neg) Aug 27, 1962
Box 4
Elbert Holmes (neg) May 7, 1964
Box 4
Dr. Landis Bennett portrait (neg) 1957
Box 4
Pauline Scarbro portrait (neg) March 27, 1966
Box 4
Betsy Andrews portraits (neg) May 29, 1958
Box 4
Betsy Andrews portraits (Print) May 29, 1958
Box 4
G.E. Store, New Bern, N.C. (neg) 1959
Box 4
Jim Higgins Wedding at Willis House, Jim & Laurie, Greenville, S.C. (neg) June 15, 1956
Box 4
Bell Tower on Will Mattox farm, Bucky (age 9) and Rex Hinton (father) (neg) March 1955
Box 4
President Johnson House (neg) Aug 29, 1957
Box 4
Griffin Pond on Pool Road (neg) Jan 17, 1953
Box 4
Dulcimer (neg) Aug 22, 1966
Box 4
Jim Higgins (neg)
Box 4
Miscellaneous
Box 8, Folder 7
Unidentified Photographs

This series contains a small number of unidentified photographs, including originals and copies of older photographic types including tintypes and cartes de visite from the late nineteenth century.

Unidentified Women (neg)
Box 4
Miscellaneous Unidentified Portrait (neg)
Box 4
Unidentified Portrait of ladies outside (tintype) circa 1900
Box 4
Unidentified Portrait of ladies outside (neg) circa 1900
Box 4
Copy of Unidentified Letter (neg)
Box 4
Young man in Oval (neg)
Box 4
Women standing next to car (neg)
Box 4
Old tintype portrait (tintype) circa 1860s
Box 4
Old tintype portrait (Print) circa 1860s (printed: March 9, 1961)
Box 4
Old tintype portrait (neg) circa 1860s (Printed: March 9, 1961)
Box 4
Unidentified old pictures (tintype) circa late 1800s
Box 4
Unidentified old pictures (tintype) circa 1800s
Box 4
Unidentified old pictures (cartes de visite) (Print) circa 1800s
Box 4
Unidentified old pictures (cartes de visite) (Print) circa late 1800s
Box 4
Unidentified woman, original carte de visite, From Fratelli d'Alessandri, Roma (Print)
Box 4
Unidentified woman, small print from Rome, Italy (Print)
Box 4
Unidentified woman, small print from Rome, Italy (neg)
Box 4
Old Pictures (Print) circa late 1800s
Box 5
Old Pictures (Print) circa late 1800s
Box 5
Unidentified
Box 8, Folder 8
Unidentified
Flat folder 10
Wedding Photographs

This series contains bridal portraits and photographs of wedding receptions.

Dorothy Knott Cakecutting & Wedding (neg) Sept 10-11, 1954
Box 5
Patricia Murphy Wedding Dress (neg) Oct 1966
Box 5
Proc Dean Wedding, Cakecutting & Wedding (Print) Nov 30 & Dec 1, 1962
Box 5
Proc Dean Wedding, Cakecutting & Wedding (neg) Nov 30 & Dec 1, 1962
Box 5
Nell Richardson/Duke Wedding (neg) Jan 1, 1955
Box 5
Cecilia Parsons (neg) Sept 1969
Box 5
Jeannette Horton Wedding (Print) May 27, 1952
Box 5
Jeannette Horton Wedding (neg) May 27, 1952
Box 5
Patricia Murphy Wedding Candids (neg) Nov 1966
Box 5
Mrs. Veasy Anniversary (neg) Aug 31, 1952
Box 5
John Curtis - Church Reception (neg) July 1962
Box 5
Mr. & Mrs. Welborn Todd 50th Anniversary (neg)
Box 5
Yuonne Glover Hinnant (neg) Nov 1963
Box 5
Yuonne Glover Hinnant (Print) Nov 1963
Box 5
Anne Knott Wedding (neg) June 1967
Box 5
Frances Ledford Wedding (neg) Oct 14, 1960
Box 5
Mrs. Richard Snowden (neg) May 1969
Box 5
Mrs. Richard Snowden Wedding Formals (Print) May 1969
Box 5
Sharon Bond (Fred Bond father) (neg) Nov 12, 1969
Box 5
Sherron Rice Wedding Formal (Print)
Box 5
Sherron Rice Wedding Formal (neg)
Box 5
Clara Johnson Wedding Portrait (Print) March 1971
Box 5
Clara Johnson Wedding Portrait (neg) March 1971
Box 5
Unidentified Wedding (neg)
Box 5
Unidentified Wedding Receptions (Print)
Box 5
Kay & Fay Sanderford (neg)
Box 5
Kay & Fay Sanderford (18 year old twins), Wendell, N.C. (Mrs. Joe E. Johnson, mother) (Print)
Box 5
Mrs. Wyatt Dean's brother, Wedding at hospital church (neg)
Box 5
Annie Sue's Wedding (neg)
Box 5
Virginia Lee Price - reception at Christian Church (neg) Oct 5, 1962
Box 5
Yuonne Glover Wedding (Print) Nov 9, 1963
Box 5
Yuonne Glover Wedding (neg) Nov 9, 1963
Box 5
Dorothy Knott Cakecutting & Wedding (Print) Sept 10-11, 1954
Box 5
Bridal Portraits
Flat folder 10
World War II Photographs

This series contains various photographs which document Mattox’s service in Europe during World War II. Locations include Holland, Belgium, England, Germany, and France. The photographs portray Mattox alone or with other soldiers or native Europeans. Several items are of the glee club and band, of which Mattox was a member. Other items include postcards and a miniature set of souvenir photographs of Paris.

Miscellaneous
Box 7, Folder 5
Miscellaneous
Box 7, Folder 6
Miscellaneous
Box 7, Folder 7
Miscellaneous
Box 7, Folder 8
Miscellaneous
Box 7, Folder 9
Postcards
Box 7, Folder 10
Postcards
Box 7, Folder 11
Paris Photo Set
Box 7, Folder 12
Papers

This series contains news clippings, correspondence, business cards, awards, brochures, grade reports, and other personal papers belonging to Mattox.

Miscellaneous
Box 8, Folder 1
Miscellaneous
Box 8, Folder 2
News Clippings
Box 8, Folder 3
Travel Brochures
Box 8, Folder 4
Rolled Negatives

This series contains rolled 35 mm negatives, some of which have corresponding prints elsewhere in the collection.

Box 11

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