Mann Family Papers circa 1910-2006

Summary
Contents
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Using these materials
Size
14 linear feet (1 archival storage box)
Call number
MC 00505

The Mann Family Papers contain correspondence, church bulletins, scrapbooks, newsclippings, magazine articles, photographs, brochures, programs, artifacts, and other materials regarding Carroll Mann Sr., Carroll Mann Jr., and Carroll Mann III. There are also documents on Mann Hall and the Memorial Bell Tower on the North Carolina State University campus.

The Mann family has had a long association with North Carolina State University. Carroll Lamb Mann, Sr. (1877-1961), graduated from the college in 1899, and was on the civil engineering faculty there from 1901 to 1948. Carroll Lamb Mann, Jr. (1911-1999), graduated from NC State in 1932, and he returned to NC State as a professor of civil engineering in 1953. He later chaired the college's Committee on Buildings and Grounds, directed the Facilities Planning Division, and led the college safety division. Carroll Lamb Mann III (1934-2013) graduated from NC State in 1959 with a BS in zoology. He was a practicing neurosurgeon in Raleigh, NC, for 26 years, and he was an avid fisher and hunter.

Biographical/historical note

The Mann family has had a long association with North Carolina State University. Carroll Lamb Mann, Sr. (1877-1961), graduated from the college in 1899, and was on the civil engineering faculty there from 1901 to 1948. He married Yanita Cribbs in 1903. Mann Hall on the NC State campus is named for him. He also headed efforts of the Alumni Association to raise funds for construction of the Memorial Bell Tower.

Carroll Lamb Mann, Jr. (1911-1999), graduated from NC State in 1932. After graduate work, military service, and employment for several government agencies, he returned to NC State as a professor of civil engineering in 1953. He chaired the college's Committee on Buildings and Grounds, and he became director of the newly-formed Facilities Planning Division in 1963. He worked in state government 1969-1973 but then returned to NC State in 1973 as a visiting professor and director of the college safety division. He retired in 1975.

Carroll Lamb Mann III (1934-2013) graduated from NC State in 1959 with a BS in zoology. He then earned an MD degree from the Univeristy of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He was a practicing neurosurgeon in Raleigh, NC, for 26 years. He was an avid fisher and hunter., and he headed Safari Club International and the North Carolina Wildlife Federation. He was inducted into the International Shikar Safari Club in 1994.

Scope/content

The Mann Family Papers contain correspondence, church bulletins, scrapbooks, newsclippings, magazine articles, photographs, brochures, programs, artifacts, and other materials regarding Carroll Mann Sr., Carroll Mann Jr., and Carroll Mann III. There are also documents on Mann Hall and the Memorial Bell Tower on the North Carolina State University campus.

Arrangement

Materials arranged alphabetically by folder title.

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], Mann Family Papers, MC 00505, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Related material

Source of acquisition

Gift of Dawn Mann, 2014 (Accession 2014.0020)

Processing information

Processed by: Todd Kosmerick, 2014 February; machine-readable finding aid by Todd Kosmerick, 2014 February.

Church of the Good Shepard Windows 1962
Box 1, Folder 1
Mann, Carroll (Senior) (1 of 2) Circa 1910-1996
Box 1, Folder 2
Mann, Carroll (Senior) (2 of 2) 1961, undated
Box 1, Folder 3
Mann, Carroll (Junior) 1999
Box 1, Folder 4
Mann,Yanita Cribbs 1951, undated
Box 1, Folder 5
Mann Family History 1942, undated
Box 1, Folder 6
Mann Family Photographs 1956, undated
Box 1, Folder 7
North Carolina State College, Bell Tower 1950-1983
Box 1, Folder 8
North Carolina State College, Mann Hall (1 of 2) 1956, 1961
Box 1, Folder 9
North Carolina State College, Mann Hall (2 of 2) 2006
Box 1, Folder 10
North Carolina State Collge, Miscellaneous 1956
Box 1, Folder 11
Wake County Maps Donation 1961
Box 1, Folder 12
Diaries and wildlife logs 1927-1961 (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 2
Photographs of Carroll L. Mann, Sr., and his wife Yanita (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 2
Mann and Cribbs family histories (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 2
Carroll L. Mann III photographs, writings, and magazine articles (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 2
Carroll L. Mann III diplomas, licenses, and certificates 1959-1987 (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 3
Carroll L. Mann III scrapbooks with articles and photographs of hunting and fishing trips 1953-1978 (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 4
Carroll L. Mann photograph printouts (box) (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 4
Carroll L. Mann plaques 1975-1982 (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 4
The Last Homestead photograph (Carroll L. Mann III home in Montana) (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 4
Carroll L. Mann III plaques 1984-1990 (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 5
Carroll L. Mann III saddle (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 5
Silver stemware and tray presented to Carroll L. Mann, Sr., by Civil Engineering alumni and faculty of NC State College 1948 (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 6
Photographs of Carroll L. Mann III hunting and fishing trips (Accession 2017.0094)
Oversize flat box 7
Photographs of Carroll L. Mann hunting and fishing trips (Accession 2017.0094)
Oversize flat box 8
Photographs of Carroll L. Mann III hunting and fishing trips (Accession 2017.0094)
Oversize flat box 9
Carroll L. Mann III magazine articles (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 10
Carroll L. Mann III fishing photographs (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 10
Carroll L. Mann III correspondence (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 10
Carroll L. Mann III Hole-in-One flags from Black Diamond golf course (Accession 2017.0094)
Carton 10

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Mann Family Papers, MC 00505, 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.

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.