L. H. Smith Papers, 1853-1896

Manuscript Collection #23

  • Descriptive Summary
    Title: L. H. Smith Papers
    Creator: Smith, L. H.
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: Papers (1853-1896) including correspondence, a certificate, and a register relating to the Duplin County schools.
    Extent: 0.22 Cubic feet, 4 items , photocopies, consisting of correspondence, a certificate, and a register.
  • Description

    The correspondence in this collection consists of personal letters from L. H. Smith to his brother (1853) and to his daughter (1855). A Common School Teacher's Certificate issued to L. H. Smith for Edgecombe County (1854) and a North Carolina Public School Register for Duplin County Schools (1882-1896) are also included in the collection. The Public School Register contains teachers' names, salaries, textbooks used, pupil attendance, and grading procedure.

  • Administrative Information
    Accessions Information

    October 5, 1967, Two letters, a School Teacher's Certificate (1854), and North Carolina Public School Register for Duplin County Schools (1882-1896). Loaned for copying, May 1966, by Dr. Ralph Brimley, East Carolina University, Greenville, N. C.

    Acquisition Information

    Loaned by Dr. Ralph Brimley

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

    Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    L. H. Smith Papers (#23), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Processed by D. Lennon

    Encoded by Apex Data Services

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