Mae Tucker Stancill Collection, 1871-1970, undated

Manuscript Collection #1065

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: Mae Tucker Stancill Collection
    Creator: Stancill, Mae Tucker
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: Collection (1871-1970, undated) including correspondence, photographs, postcards, and printed material relating to the Stancill Family.
    Extent: 0.505 Cubic feet, 2 boxes, correspondence, photographs, postcards and other printed materials
  • Description
     

    This collection consists of items related to the John Russell Stancill family. Included in this collection is correspondence from and to members of the Stancill family (1919-1970, undated). A large portion of the correspondence is from J. Russell Stancill to his mother, Mrs. T. J. Stancill, while he was working in Los Angeles, California at Bullock’s Department Store. One postcard with correspondence is in this collection. Other correspondence includes a request for a three day pass for Private 1st Class Seth S. Arthur, and a letter granting this request (02/1919). There is also correspondence relating to Naval Reserve transfers (10/04/1921) and the delay of Naval Reserve Force paychecks (undated).

    Also included in this collection are photographs and postcards (1918-1965, undated). The majority of the photographs is black and document both military and civilian life during and after WWI, WWII, and the Korean War. Photographs that clearly relate to military life are located in box one, folder b. There are several photographs of members of the Stancill family, including one of Leland Stancill, who was murdered by Don Evans (P-1065.1.d.135). Other photographs that are related to the Leland Stancill murder include one of the car connected to the murder (P-1065.1.c.127), and one that is believed to be of the Evans-Stancill house where the murder occurred (P-1065.1.c.128). Also included are digital reproductions printed of photographs relating to the Stancill Family. The postcards in this collection have pictures of unidentified individuals, as well as of Rotterdam and the Virgin Islands.

    The remainder of this collection consists of printed materials relating to the Stancill Family (1871-1966, undated). A math textbook that belonged to Theo J. Stancill entitled Smith’s New Arithmetic is also included in this collection (1871). Also included are a class schedule, a Pantego High School Class of 1920 commencement exercises booklet, an American Forces in Germany pass, two counter checks, a War-Savings bond envelope, a East Carolina Teachers College Student’s Course Book, a Government 12 Cent Pool document, a cotton marketing card, a marriage announcement, an East Carolina Club Dance invitation card, a Farmer’s Cooperative Exchange shares certificate, and an index card listing coal locations. Please see container list for more details.

  • Biographical / Historical Note
     

    Mae Tucker Stancill was born on March 5, 1940 to John Russell Stancill (May 1, 1897-June 1, 1971) and Mary Tucker Stancill (1900-1981). Mae worked as a certified ophthalmologist assistant and surgical scrub nurse. Her grandfather, Theolofilis “Offie” Johnston Stancill (November 9, 1855 – October 9, 1932), was a tobacco farmer in Pitt County, and was married to Mattie A. Brown (October 1, 1871 – December 19, 1931). Mae’s father, John, graduated from Trinity Park High School in Durham, NC. During World War I, he served in the U. S. Navy. After the war, he attended the University of North Carolina and later became a farmer in Pitt County. He lived in Los Angeles, CA from 1923-1925 and was employed by Bullocks Department Store. He married Mary A. Tucker, and they had six children that all graduated from Greenville High School. Their first child, Sarah Frances Stancill (b. April 4, 1930), graduated from East Carolina College and became a schoolteacher. She married William A. Glasgow in 1952. Mattie Brown Stancill (b. August 13, 1932) also attended East Carolina College, and taught kindergarten in Charlotte, NC. She married Spencer R. Mims, Jr. in 1952. Dorothy Ann Stancill (b. December 5, 1934) attended East Carolina College and became a homemaker. She married John H. Foell in 1957. John Russell Stancill, Jr. (b. May 7, 1936) served in the Korean War and later worked for the Imperial Tobacco Company in Greenville, NC. He never married. Ruel Seth Stancill (b. July 20, 1940) worked at the U. S. Post Office in Greenville, NC. He married Judith A. Meeks in 1966.

    Mae Tucker Stancill’s uncle, Leland Theophilus Stancill, was born on January 30, 1895. He attended a Boys School in Asheville, NC and Winterville Boarding School in 1913. He served in the army during World War I, from 1917 to 1918. In 1919, he married Luella Lancaster, who was from the Rocky Mount, NC area. She graduated from East Carolina Teachers Training School and also earned a Master of Arts degree from George Peabody College. Leland and Luella had one son. Leland was murdered by Don Evans on June 24, 1926.

    Source: Chronicles of Pitt County (1982) pp. 638-640.

  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    April 4, 2006 176 items, 0.25 cubic feet; Collection (1918-1970) of photographs, documents and printed materials relating primarily to his service in the U. S. Navy during and after World War I, including his training at Camp Glenn, at Morehead City, North Carolina, his overseas service; it includes views of Greenville, NC, Santa Barbara, CA, and unidentified locations, ca. 1920s-1930s; also photographs pertaining to his son, John Russell Stancill, Jr.'s. Korean War service. Donor: Mae Tucker Stancill

    April 4, 2006 6 items, 0.02 cubic feet; Collection (5/23/1923-3/25/1924) of letters written by J. Russell Stancill, while he was working in Bullock's Department Store in Los Angeles, CA, to his relatives in Greenville, NC, including his mother, Mrs. L. J. Stancill, and his sister, Lela Brown Stancill, primarily relating to family news and social activities. Donor: Mae Tucker Stancill

    August 14, 2006 10 items, 0.060 cubic feet; Collection (1923-1928) of letters from Lela Brown Stancill, Claxton Stancill, and Russell Stancill to their parents Mr. & Mrs. Tucker J. Stancill, of Greenville, NC; also Lela Brown Stancill's student's course book at East Carolina Teachers College, summer 1928. Donor: Mae Tucker Stancill

    August 14, 2006 27 items, 0.250 cubic feet; Collection (1871-1959, undated) of photographic prints and reproductions relating to the Stancill family of Greenville, North Carolina; Theo. J. Stancill's math text book, and a letter from W. C. Dresbach, Civil Engineer, regarding a property survey for Mr. Joyner from Falkland Road to the Tar River. Donor: Mae Tucker Stancill

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Mae Tucker Stancill

    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

    Mae Tucker Stancill Collection (#1065), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Encoded by Mark Custer, December 21, 2007

    Processed by Wade Rogers May 2010; revised by Amanda Keeny 2010.

Container List

  • Correspondence
     

    • Box 1
       
      • Folder a
         
        Request from Joseph M. Barsky, to The Commanding Officer for three-day leave in France for Seth S. Arthur (2/14/1919). 1 item. 1 p. (item 2)
        Pass from J. C. Stephens granting permission for Seth H. Arthur to visit Dijon, France (02/15/1919). 1 item. 1 p. (item 3)
        Letter from Bureau Navigation to Commandant Fifth Naval District, Norfold V.A. regarding Naval Reserve transfers (10/04/1921). 1 item. 1 p. (item 4)
        Letter from Navy Allotment Officer regarding the delay of Naval Reserve Force paychecks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 5)
        Letter to Seth old Boy from Clarksburg, W.V. concerning the next reunion (04/15/1922). 1 item. 1 p. (item 6)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding Lula Brown's death and Robert's failure (05/23/1923). 1 item. 3 p. (item 7)
        Envelope addressed to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC from Los Angeles, CA (08/15/1923). 1 item. 1 p. (item 8)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Miss Lela Brown Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding school, parties, Nannie, and Claxton (10/22/1923). 1 item. 5 p. (item 9)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding Claxton, Seth, and football (11/11/1923, envelope dated 03/03/1924). 1 item. 8 p. (item 10)
        Christmas card from J. Russell Stancill and Claxton Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mr. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC (12/24/1923). 1 item. 2 p. (item 11)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC (01/01/1924). 1 item. 2 p. (item 12)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC (01/02/1924). 1 item. 4 p. (item 13)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding crops, Leland, hiking in the mountains, and snow (03/25/1924). 1 item. 8 p. (item 14)
        Letter from Claxton Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill regarding daily life (03/26/1924). 1 item. 7 p. (item 15)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding Luella, Verna Lee, Tarboro, San Diego, and the mountains (07/01/1924). 1 item. 5 p. (item 16)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding Thanksgiving (11/24/1924). 1 item. 3 p. (item 17)
        Letter from Wilfred Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC (12/07/1924). 1 item. 2 p. (item 18)
        Letter from Wilfred Stancill to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC (12/10/1924). 1 item. 2 p. (item 19)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Miss Lela Brown (01/26/1925). 1 item. 3 p. (item 20)
        Christmas card from Cora and A. D. Stancill to the Stancill family in Greenville, NC (12/21/1928). 1 item. 2 p. (item 21)
        Letter (unsigned) to Mae and Russell Stancill (05/09/1970). 1 item. 1 p. (item 22)
        Letter from Mattie, Mims, Dibbie, Spence, and Stephen to Mr. and Mrs. J. Russell Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 23)
        Postcard to John of Webb Memorial Presbyterian Church in Morehead City, NC (undated) 1 item. 1 p. (item 24)
  • Photographs and Postcards
     

    • Box 1
       
      • Folder b
         
        Photograph of U. S. Coast Guard Boat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 1)
        Photograph of a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 2)
        Photograph of a soldier in a World War I uniform (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 3)
        Photograph of three sailors wearing white uniforms (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 4)
        Photograph of the deck of a ship during a storm (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 5)
        Photograph of three World War I soldiers on a mule in a mule pen (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 6)
        Photograph of five sailors wearing winter gear on a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 7)
        Photograph of two men on a sailboat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 8)
        Photograph of a walled fort with holes in it (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 9)
        Photograph of the bow of a ship and waves breaking (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 10)
        Photograph of a harbor with floats to the right side (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 11)
        Photograph of the stern of a ship with one sailor and a gun turret (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 12)
        Photograph of two lifeboats on the deck of a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 13)
        Photograph of the bow of a ship with guns and a wooden deck (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 14)
        Photograph of sailors during an equipment inspection (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 15)
        Photograph of sailors during an equipment inspection (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 16)
        Photograph of two guns on the bow of a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 17)
        Photograph of a soldier, a sailor, and a driver around a Le Voyage car (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 18)
        Photograph of three soldiers sitting in a mule pen (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 19)
        Photograph of the bow of a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 20)
        Photograph of a building and trucks on the beach (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 21)
        Photograph of a building with smokestacks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 22)
        Photograph of two soldiers standing in a mule pen (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 23)
        Photograph of two soldiers riding one mule (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 24)
        Photograph of a sailor in a white uniform walking (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 25)
        Photograph of two sailors on a ship going under a bridge (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 26)
        Photograph of ships at sea (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 27)
        Photograph of an army truck with a driver (September 1959). 1 item. 1 p. (item 28)
        Photograph of a soldier and a woman in front of a car (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 29)
        Photograph of a soldier and a woman in front of a car (undated). Duplicate of P-1065.1.b.29. 1 item. 1 p. (item 30)
        Photograph of a soldier in front of a car (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 31)
        Photograph of a group of sailors sitting on the deck of a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 32)
        Photograph of a soldier standing at attention (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 33)
        Photograph of five soldiers sitting with a life ring above their heads (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 34)
      • Folder c
         
        Photograph of a beachfront with a tower in the background (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 35)
        Photograph of six people in the distance, under a dead tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 36)
        Photograph of a sailboat on a river (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 37)
        Photograph of two women in winter coats standing on a tree stump (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 38)
        Photograph of a street with a log cabin, cars, and a sign for free dancing (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 39)
        Photograph of a woman in a dress (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 40)
        Photograph of a rail trestle (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 41)
        Photograph of a female in a coat sitting on a wall (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 42)
        Photograph of a woman and a man with his hand on her hat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 43)
        Photograph of a man holding a door open (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 44)
        Photograph of a man and a woman sitting on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 45)
        Photograph of a man and a woman standing by a waterfall (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 46)
        Photograph of four women on a large rock beside a stream (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 47)
        Photograph of a woman standing beside a rail with her hand behind her head (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 48)
        Photograph of two women sitting on a ledge beside a waterfall (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 49)
        Photograph of two women and a dog on the beach (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 50)
        Photograph of water, land, roads, and the corner of a building (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 51)
        Photograph of a woman and a man sitting in a field (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 52)
        Photograph of seven women (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 53)
        Photograph of a woman with dogs in the background (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 54)
        Photograph of four women sitting on a rock ledge (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 55)
        Photograph of two women sitting on a rock (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 56)
        Photograph of four women on a large rock beside a stream (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 57)
        Photograph of a group of men and women sitting on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 58)
        Photograph of two women (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 59)
        Photograph of two women sitting on the beach with a pier in the background (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 60)
        Photograph of a woman standing in snow with her hands on her hips (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 61)
        Photograph of five people sitting on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 62)
        Photograph of a woman standing on a rock (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 63)
        Photograph of a woman standing on a slope in snow (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 64)
        Photograph of two men talking to two women on the beach with a pier in the background (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 65)
        Photograph of a woman sitting on the beach (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 66)
        Photograph of a man standing on a sidewalk (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 67)
        Photograph of a man wading in water while two other men watch (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 68)
        Photograph of a woman standing in front of a waterfall (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 69)
        Photograph of a lake (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 70)
        Photograph of two men holding a boat on its side (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 71)
        Photograph of two women dressed as men (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 72)
        Photograph (torn in half) of a woman standing on some rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 73)
        Photograph of a woman on a wooden bridge (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 74)
        Photograph of two women wearing sombreros and standing in front of a body of water (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 75)
        Photograph of one woman wearing a sombrero and two men on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 76)
        Photograph of a woman standing by a ship funnel (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 77)
        Photograph of a winding path on a hillside (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 78)
        Photograph of eleven people (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 79)
        Photograph of two women and a man with his arms around their necks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 80)
        Photograph of a woman standing on a rocky hill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 81)
        Photograph of a waterfall (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 82)
        Photograph of a woman in a field (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 83)
        Photograph of mountains (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 84)
        Photograph of a woman standing with a horse (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 85)
        Photograph of a tree with a ladder built on it (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 86)
        Photograph of two women and a man sitting on a bench (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 87)
        Photograph of a woman holding a hat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 88)
        Photograph of two women wearing boots (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 89)
        Photograph of a woman wearing a necklace (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 90)
        Photograph of a woman reclining on a beach (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 91)
        Photograph (torn in half) of two men on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 92)
        Photograph of a person sitting on steps (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 93)
        Photograph of a woman and a man standing outside (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 94)
        Photograph of a woman standing in front of a tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 95)
        Photograph of a woman holding a baby (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 96)
        Photograph of a child standing by a glass door (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 97)
        Photograph of a woman with two dogs (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 98)
        Photograph of two men sleeping outside in chairs (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 99)
        Photograph of a man standing by a tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 100)
        Photograph of a woman in a car (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 101)
        Photograph of a woman sitting on steps (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 102)
        Photograph of a woman in a dance gown and ballet shoes (undated) 1 item. 1 p. (item 103)
        Photograph of a woman leaning against a tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 104)
        Photograph of two women standing in a doorway (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 105)
        Photograph of two women in winter coats standing on a tree stump (undated). Duplicate of P-1065.1.c.38. 1 item. 1 p. (item 106)
        Photograph of one man doing a handstand while another holds his feet (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 107)
        Photograph of a woman standing by a tree (undated) 1 item. 1 p. (item 108)
        Photograph of a woman sitting at the base of a tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 109)
        Photograph of two women in winter coats standing on a tree stump (undated). Duplicate of P-1065.1.c.38, P-1065.1.c.106. 1 item. 1 p. (item 110)
        Photograph of a man standing in front of a house (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 111)
        Photograph of a houseboat tied up in the water (10/31/1924) 1 item. 1 p. (item 112)
        Photograph of a woman in a dark cape and hat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 113)
        Photograph of a woman standing beside a car (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 114)
        Photograph of six women in front of a house (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 115)
        Photograph of a woman with glasses sitting on a stump (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 116)
        Photograph of a Whitehurst store (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 117)
        Photograph of a woman in a winter coat sitting in a doorway (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 118)
        Photograph of four women standing in front of a house: Callie Ruffin, well guess, Geneva Lancaster, Ethel Pitman (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 119)
        Photograph of an infant standing in a field (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 120)
        Photograph of two men and two women sitting on a porch (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 121)
        Photograph of a woman standing by a house (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 122)
        Photograph of John Russell Stancill, Mary Tucker Stancill, John Russell Stancill, Jr., and Dorothy Ann Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 123)
        Photograph of John Russell Stancill, two women, and Claxton Godfrey Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 124)
        Photograph of John Russell Stancill, a woman, and Claxton Godfrey Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 125)
        Photograph of John Russell Stancill and two women (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 126)
        Photograph of Luella Lancaster Stancill, wife of Leland Theophilus Stancill, and her son. The car in the background may be the car associated with Leland's murder (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 127)
        Photograph of house that is possibly the Evans-Stancill house (Falkland Highway, two mile west of Bee's BBQ) where murder took place (01/1959). 1 item. 1 p. (item 128)
        Photograph of Robert Stancill, Roland Bell, and John Russell Stancill (06/1959). 1 item. 1 p. (item 129)
        Photograph of a young girl (10/1965). 1 item. 1 p. (item 130)
        Photograph of a landscape (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 131)
        Photograph of a musical or theatrical performance (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 132)
        Photograph of a musical or theatrical performance (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 133)
        Photograph of Luella Lancaster Stancill (Leland Theophilus Stancill's widow) and Mattie Evans Grimes in Greenville, NC (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 134)
      • Folder d
         
        Photograph of Leland Theophilus Stancill, born 1895 and murdered by Don Evans in 1926 (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 135)
        Photograph of Stancill family. Front row, left to right: Janice Tucker (a cousin), Dorothy Ann Stancill, John Russell Stancill, Jr., Mae "Tuck" Tucker Stancill. Back row, left to right: Mattie Brown Stancill, Sara Frances Stancill, John Russell Stancill, Sr., Ruel Seth Stancill, and Mary Tucker Stancill. Kathleen Tucker Stancill is sitting to the left of the tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 136)
        Photograph of Seth S. Arthur and Verna Lee Stancill Arthur (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 137)
        Photograph of John Russell Stancill, Jr., Mae Tucker Stancill, Mattie Brown Stancill, and Dorothy Ann Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 138)
        Photograph of two women with a parasol (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 139)
        Photograph of Mr. Satterfield in Santa Barbara, CA (02/03/1937). 1 item. 1 p. (item 140)
        Photograph of four women and one man sitting on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 141)
        Photograph of two women sitting on the ground next to a hat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 142)
        Photograph of a woman sitting on a rock by the water with a parasol (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 143)
        Photograph of one man and two women in front of rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 144)
        Photograph of a woman sitting on a rock by the water with a parasol (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 145)
        Photograph of a house with two doors, two windows, and a dormer (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 146)
        Photograph of a woman holding a child beside a house (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 147)
        Photograph of a man in a coffin (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 148)
        Photograph of a woman standing beside a chair and holding a feather (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 149)
        Photograph of a woman holding a child outside (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 150)
        Photograph of a woman with her hand under her chin (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.152-157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 151)
        Photograph of Claxton Stancill in a suit (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.151, 153-157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 152)
        Photograph of Claxton Stancill in a suit with his hand up beside his face (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.151-152, 154-157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 153)
        Photograph of a man in a suit sitting (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.151-153, 155-157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 154)
        Photograph of a woman wearing a hat (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.151-154, 156-157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 155)
        Photograph (torn) of a woman in a dress (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.151-155, 157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 156)
        Photograph of a boy with two dogs (undated). Attached to black paper on opposite side of P-1065.1.d.151-156. (item 157)
        Photograph of a house with two doors, two windows, and a dormer (undated). Same as P-1065.1.d.146. 1 item. 1 p. (item 158)
        Photograph of a man in a suit sitting on the stoop of a brick house (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 159)
        Photograph of a young girl (from Farley's Portrait Studio) (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 160)
        Photograph of Mary Nesbitt, a friend of J. Russell Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 161)
        Photograph (matted) of a woman in a dress standing next to a seated man in a suit (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 162)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Lela Brown Stancill, graduate of East Carolina Teachers College, and 13 other individuals (09/01/1946). 1 item. 1 p. (item 163)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of the First Grade at Third Street School (1946). Mae Tucker Stancill is on the first row, two from the left. 1 item. 1 p. (item 164)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Theophilus Johnston Stancill and three year old, Ruel Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 165)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Mrs. Stancill (1922). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.167-170. 1 item. 0 p. (item 166)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Luella Stancill Peabody (03/1935). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.166, 168-170. 1 item. 0 p. (item 167)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Seth Arthur and Offie Stancill (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.166-167, 169-170. 1 item. 0 p. (item 168)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of a woman (possibly Mattie Stancill) standing with a snowman (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.166-168, 170. 1 item. 0 p. (item 169)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Offie Stancill, Sr. before he got married (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.166-169. 1 item. 0 p. (item 170)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Offie and Gwen Stancill, Mae Tucker Stancill's aunt and uncle (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.172-175. 1 item. 0 p. (item 171)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Ruel Seth Stancill (left) and John Russell Stancill, Jr. (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.171, 173-175. 1 item. 0 p. (item 172)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Mae Tucker Stancill (child) and Aunt Mae Stancill (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.171-172, 174-175. 1 item. 0 p. (item 173)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of a young woman that is possibly Mattie Stancill (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.171-173, 175. 1 item. 0 p. (item 174)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Lela Brown Stancill (1923). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.171-174. 1 item. 0 p. (item 175)
        Postcard of Robert I. Harris at Camp Glenn in Morehead City, NC (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 2)
        Postcard of Club House in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 3)
        Postcard of a sailor from the U.S.S. NEVADA (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 4)
        Postcard of a soldier wearing an overseas hat from either World War II or Korean War (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 5)
        Postcard of a girl in a dress standing on a chair (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 6)
        Postcard of a child sitting on a bench (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 7)
        Postcard of Molen aan de Schie, Rotterdam (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 8)
  • Printed Materials
     

    • Box 2
       
      • Folder a
         
        Math textbook that belonged to Theo J. Stancill, entitled Smith's New Arithmetic. Arithmetic on the Productive System. Accompanied by a Key and Cubical Blocks. Written by Roswell C. Smith, A M. Published by J. B. Lippincott & Co. in Philadelphia (1871). It is missing its cover and is autographed "Theo J. Stancill's, February 22nd, 18__" 1 item. 132 p. (item 1)
        Class schedule of George Dewey Manning (10/02/1919). 1 item. 1 p. (item 2)
        Booklet for Pantego High School, Class of 1920 commencement exercises (06/04/1920). 1 item. 2 p. (item 3)
        American Forces in Germany pass form 110 granted to Pvt. J. R. Stancill to ride the Belgian Railroads at one-fourth the regular fares (08/29/1920). 1 item. 1 p. (item 4)
        $5.00 National Bank of Greenville counter check from J. Russell Stancill to John L. Horne and Company (12/08/1922). 1 item. 1 p. (item 5)
        $6.40 Farmers/National Bank counter check from J. Russell Stancill to Barr Tilling (12/23/1922). 1 item. 1 p. (item 6)
        United States Government War-Savings envelope belonging to John Russell Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 7)
        East Carolina Teachers College Student's Course Book belonging to Lela Brown Stancill (1928). It lists her classes and grades. 1 item. 12 p. (item 8)
        1934 Government 12 Cent Pool, Advice of Class and Weight, North Carolina Cotton Growers Cooperative Association, belonging to J. R. Stancill (01/26/1935). 1 item. 1 p. (item 9)
        Cotton Marketing Card (11/02/1938). 1 item. 1 p. (item 10)
        Marriage announcement for Estella Lou Cox to Mr. John Thomas Cox (04/05/1947). 1 item. 1 p. (item 11)
        Invitation card to Eastern Carolina Club Dance, Greenville Armory, Bob Lee and his Orchestra (12/27/1951). 1 item. 1 p. (item 12)
        Farmers Cooperative Exchange shares certificate issued to Ruel S. Stancill for 1 share (05/12/1966). 1 item. 1 p. (item 13)
        Index card with the locations of bituminous coal, sub-bituminous coal, and lignite coal written on it, and an envelope (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 14)

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Container List

  • Correspondence
     

    • Box 1
       
      • Folder a
         
        Request from Joseph M. Barsky, to The Commanding Officer for three-day leave in France for Seth S. Arthur (2/14/1919). 1 item. 1 p. (item 2)
        Pass from J. C. Stephens granting permission for Seth H. Arthur to visit Dijon, France (02/15/1919). 1 item. 1 p. (item 3)
        Letter from Bureau Navigation to Commandant Fifth Naval District, Norfold V.A. regarding Naval Reserve transfers (10/04/1921). 1 item. 1 p. (item 4)
        Letter from Navy Allotment Officer regarding the delay of Naval Reserve Force paychecks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 5)
        Letter to Seth old Boy from Clarksburg, W.V. concerning the next reunion (04/15/1922). 1 item. 1 p. (item 6)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding Lula Brown's death and Robert's failure (05/23/1923). 1 item. 3 p. (item 7)
        Envelope addressed to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC from Los Angeles, CA (08/15/1923). 1 item. 1 p. (item 8)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Miss Lela Brown Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding school, parties, Nannie, and Claxton (10/22/1923). 1 item. 5 p. (item 9)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding Claxton, Seth, and football (11/11/1923, envelope dated 03/03/1924). 1 item. 8 p. (item 10)
        Christmas card from J. Russell Stancill and Claxton Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mr. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC (12/24/1923). 1 item. 2 p. (item 11)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC (01/01/1924). 1 item. 2 p. (item 12)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC (01/02/1924). 1 item. 4 p. (item 13)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding crops, Leland, hiking in the mountains, and snow (03/25/1924). 1 item. 8 p. (item 14)
        Letter from Claxton Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill regarding daily life (03/26/1924). 1 item. 7 p. (item 15)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding Luella, Verna Lee, Tarboro, San Diego, and the mountains (07/01/1924). 1 item. 5 p. (item 16)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC regarding Thanksgiving (11/24/1924). 1 item. 3 p. (item 17)
        Letter from Wilfred Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC (12/07/1924). 1 item. 2 p. (item 18)
        Letter from Wilfred Stancill to Mrs. T. J. Stancill in Greenville, NC (12/10/1924). 1 item. 2 p. (item 19)
        Letter from J. Russell Stancill in Los Angeles, CA to Miss Lela Brown (01/26/1925). 1 item. 3 p. (item 20)
        Christmas card from Cora and A. D. Stancill to the Stancill family in Greenville, NC (12/21/1928). 1 item. 2 p. (item 21)
        Letter (unsigned) to Mae and Russell Stancill (05/09/1970). 1 item. 1 p. (item 22)
        Letter from Mattie, Mims, Dibbie, Spence, and Stephen to Mr. and Mrs. J. Russell Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 23)
        Postcard to John of Webb Memorial Presbyterian Church in Morehead City, NC (undated) 1 item. 1 p. (item 24)
  • Photographs and Postcards
     

    • Box 1
       
      • Folder b
         
        Photograph of U. S. Coast Guard Boat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 1)
        Photograph of a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 2)
        Photograph of a soldier in a World War I uniform (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 3)
        Photograph of three sailors wearing white uniforms (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 4)
        Photograph of the deck of a ship during a storm (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 5)
        Photograph of three World War I soldiers on a mule in a mule pen (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 6)
        Photograph of five sailors wearing winter gear on a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 7)
        Photograph of two men on a sailboat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 8)
        Photograph of a walled fort with holes in it (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 9)
        Photograph of the bow of a ship and waves breaking (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 10)
        Photograph of a harbor with floats to the right side (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 11)
        Photograph of the stern of a ship with one sailor and a gun turret (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 12)
        Photograph of two lifeboats on the deck of a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 13)
        Photograph of the bow of a ship with guns and a wooden deck (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 14)
        Photograph of sailors during an equipment inspection (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 15)
        Photograph of sailors during an equipment inspection (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 16)
        Photograph of two guns on the bow of a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 17)
        Photograph of a soldier, a sailor, and a driver around a Le Voyage car (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 18)
        Photograph of three soldiers sitting in a mule pen (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 19)
        Photograph of the bow of a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 20)
        Photograph of a building and trucks on the beach (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 21)
        Photograph of a building with smokestacks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 22)
        Photograph of two soldiers standing in a mule pen (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 23)
        Photograph of two soldiers riding one mule (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 24)
        Photograph of a sailor in a white uniform walking (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 25)
        Photograph of two sailors on a ship going under a bridge (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 26)
        Photograph of ships at sea (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 27)
        Photograph of an army truck with a driver (September 1959). 1 item. 1 p. (item 28)
        Photograph of a soldier and a woman in front of a car (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 29)
        Photograph of a soldier and a woman in front of a car (undated). Duplicate of P-1065.1.b.29. 1 item. 1 p. (item 30)
        Photograph of a soldier in front of a car (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 31)
        Photograph of a group of sailors sitting on the deck of a ship (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 32)
        Photograph of a soldier standing at attention (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 33)
        Photograph of five soldiers sitting with a life ring above their heads (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 34)
      • Folder c
         
        Photograph of a beachfront with a tower in the background (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 35)
        Photograph of six people in the distance, under a dead tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 36)
        Photograph of a sailboat on a river (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 37)
        Photograph of two women in winter coats standing on a tree stump (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 38)
        Photograph of a street with a log cabin, cars, and a sign for free dancing (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 39)
        Photograph of a woman in a dress (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 40)
        Photograph of a rail trestle (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 41)
        Photograph of a female in a coat sitting on a wall (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 42)
        Photograph of a woman and a man with his hand on her hat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 43)
        Photograph of a man holding a door open (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 44)
        Photograph of a man and a woman sitting on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 45)
        Photograph of a man and a woman standing by a waterfall (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 46)
        Photograph of four women on a large rock beside a stream (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 47)
        Photograph of a woman standing beside a rail with her hand behind her head (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 48)
        Photograph of two women sitting on a ledge beside a waterfall (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 49)
        Photograph of two women and a dog on the beach (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 50)
        Photograph of water, land, roads, and the corner of a building (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 51)
        Photograph of a woman and a man sitting in a field (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 52)
        Photograph of seven women (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 53)
        Photograph of a woman with dogs in the background (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 54)
        Photograph of four women sitting on a rock ledge (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 55)
        Photograph of two women sitting on a rock (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 56)
        Photograph of four women on a large rock beside a stream (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 57)
        Photograph of a group of men and women sitting on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 58)
        Photograph of two women (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 59)
        Photograph of two women sitting on the beach with a pier in the background (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 60)
        Photograph of a woman standing in snow with her hands on her hips (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 61)
        Photograph of five people sitting on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 62)
        Photograph of a woman standing on a rock (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 63)
        Photograph of a woman standing on a slope in snow (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 64)
        Photograph of two men talking to two women on the beach with a pier in the background (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 65)
        Photograph of a woman sitting on the beach (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 66)
        Photograph of a man standing on a sidewalk (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 67)
        Photograph of a man wading in water while two other men watch (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 68)
        Photograph of a woman standing in front of a waterfall (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 69)
        Photograph of a lake (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 70)
        Photograph of two men holding a boat on its side (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 71)
        Photograph of two women dressed as men (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 72)
        Photograph (torn in half) of a woman standing on some rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 73)
        Photograph of a woman on a wooden bridge (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 74)
        Photograph of two women wearing sombreros and standing in front of a body of water (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 75)
        Photograph of one woman wearing a sombrero and two men on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 76)
        Photograph of a woman standing by a ship funnel (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 77)
        Photograph of a winding path on a hillside (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 78)
        Photograph of eleven people (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 79)
        Photograph of two women and a man with his arms around their necks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 80)
        Photograph of a woman standing on a rocky hill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 81)
        Photograph of a waterfall (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 82)
        Photograph of a woman in a field (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 83)
        Photograph of mountains (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 84)
        Photograph of a woman standing with a horse (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 85)
        Photograph of a tree with a ladder built on it (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 86)
        Photograph of two women and a man sitting on a bench (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 87)
        Photograph of a woman holding a hat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 88)
        Photograph of two women wearing boots (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 89)
        Photograph of a woman wearing a necklace (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 90)
        Photograph of a woman reclining on a beach (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 91)
        Photograph (torn in half) of two men on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 92)
        Photograph of a person sitting on steps (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 93)
        Photograph of a woman and a man standing outside (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 94)
        Photograph of a woman standing in front of a tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 95)
        Photograph of a woman holding a baby (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 96)
        Photograph of a child standing by a glass door (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 97)
        Photograph of a woman with two dogs (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 98)
        Photograph of two men sleeping outside in chairs (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 99)
        Photograph of a man standing by a tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 100)
        Photograph of a woman in a car (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 101)
        Photograph of a woman sitting on steps (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 102)
        Photograph of a woman in a dance gown and ballet shoes (undated) 1 item. 1 p. (item 103)
        Photograph of a woman leaning against a tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 104)
        Photograph of two women standing in a doorway (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 105)
        Photograph of two women in winter coats standing on a tree stump (undated). Duplicate of P-1065.1.c.38. 1 item. 1 p. (item 106)
        Photograph of one man doing a handstand while another holds his feet (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 107)
        Photograph of a woman standing by a tree (undated) 1 item. 1 p. (item 108)
        Photograph of a woman sitting at the base of a tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 109)
        Photograph of two women in winter coats standing on a tree stump (undated). Duplicate of P-1065.1.c.38, P-1065.1.c.106. 1 item. 1 p. (item 110)
        Photograph of a man standing in front of a house (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 111)
        Photograph of a houseboat tied up in the water (10/31/1924) 1 item. 1 p. (item 112)
        Photograph of a woman in a dark cape and hat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 113)
        Photograph of a woman standing beside a car (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 114)
        Photograph of six women in front of a house (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 115)
        Photograph of a woman with glasses sitting on a stump (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 116)
        Photograph of a Whitehurst store (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 117)
        Photograph of a woman in a winter coat sitting in a doorway (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 118)
        Photograph of four women standing in front of a house: Callie Ruffin, well guess, Geneva Lancaster, Ethel Pitman (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 119)
        Photograph of an infant standing in a field (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 120)
        Photograph of two men and two women sitting on a porch (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 121)
        Photograph of a woman standing by a house (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 122)
        Photograph of John Russell Stancill, Mary Tucker Stancill, John Russell Stancill, Jr., and Dorothy Ann Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 123)
        Photograph of John Russell Stancill, two women, and Claxton Godfrey Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 124)
        Photograph of John Russell Stancill, a woman, and Claxton Godfrey Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 125)
        Photograph of John Russell Stancill and two women (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 126)
        Photograph of Luella Lancaster Stancill, wife of Leland Theophilus Stancill, and her son. The car in the background may be the car associated with Leland's murder (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 127)
        Photograph of house that is possibly the Evans-Stancill house (Falkland Highway, two mile west of Bee's BBQ) where murder took place (01/1959). 1 item. 1 p. (item 128)
        Photograph of Robert Stancill, Roland Bell, and John Russell Stancill (06/1959). 1 item. 1 p. (item 129)
        Photograph of a young girl (10/1965). 1 item. 1 p. (item 130)
        Photograph of a landscape (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 131)
        Photograph of a musical or theatrical performance (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 132)
        Photograph of a musical or theatrical performance (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 133)
        Photograph of Luella Lancaster Stancill (Leland Theophilus Stancill's widow) and Mattie Evans Grimes in Greenville, NC (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 134)
      • Folder d
         
        Photograph of Leland Theophilus Stancill, born 1895 and murdered by Don Evans in 1926 (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 135)
        Photograph of Stancill family. Front row, left to right: Janice Tucker (a cousin), Dorothy Ann Stancill, John Russell Stancill, Jr., Mae "Tuck" Tucker Stancill. Back row, left to right: Mattie Brown Stancill, Sara Frances Stancill, John Russell Stancill, Sr., Ruel Seth Stancill, and Mary Tucker Stancill. Kathleen Tucker Stancill is sitting to the left of the tree (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 136)
        Photograph of Seth S. Arthur and Verna Lee Stancill Arthur (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 137)
        Photograph of John Russell Stancill, Jr., Mae Tucker Stancill, Mattie Brown Stancill, and Dorothy Ann Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 138)
        Photograph of two women with a parasol (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 139)
        Photograph of Mr. Satterfield in Santa Barbara, CA (02/03/1937). 1 item. 1 p. (item 140)
        Photograph of four women and one man sitting on rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 141)
        Photograph of two women sitting on the ground next to a hat (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 142)
        Photograph of a woman sitting on a rock by the water with a parasol (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 143)
        Photograph of one man and two women in front of rocks (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 144)
        Photograph of a woman sitting on a rock by the water with a parasol (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 145)
        Photograph of a house with two doors, two windows, and a dormer (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 146)
        Photograph of a woman holding a child beside a house (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 147)
        Photograph of a man in a coffin (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 148)
        Photograph of a woman standing beside a chair and holding a feather (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 149)
        Photograph of a woman holding a child outside (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 150)
        Photograph of a woman with her hand under her chin (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.152-157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 151)
        Photograph of Claxton Stancill in a suit (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.151, 153-157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 152)
        Photograph of Claxton Stancill in a suit with his hand up beside his face (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.151-152, 154-157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 153)
        Photograph of a man in a suit sitting (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.151-153, 155-157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 154)
        Photograph of a woman wearing a hat (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.151-154, 156-157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 155)
        Photograph (torn) of a woman in a dress (undated). Attached to black paper with P-1065.1.d.151-155, 157. 1 item. 1 p. (item 156)
        Photograph of a boy with two dogs (undated). Attached to black paper on opposite side of P-1065.1.d.151-156. (item 157)
        Photograph of a house with two doors, two windows, and a dormer (undated). Same as P-1065.1.d.146. 1 item. 1 p. (item 158)
        Photograph of a man in a suit sitting on the stoop of a brick house (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 159)
        Photograph of a young girl (from Farley's Portrait Studio) (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 160)
        Photograph of Mary Nesbitt, a friend of J. Russell Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 161)
        Photograph (matted) of a woman in a dress standing next to a seated man in a suit (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 162)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Lela Brown Stancill, graduate of East Carolina Teachers College, and 13 other individuals (09/01/1946). 1 item. 1 p. (item 163)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of the First Grade at Third Street School (1946). Mae Tucker Stancill is on the first row, two from the left. 1 item. 1 p. (item 164)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Theophilus Johnston Stancill and three year old, Ruel Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 165)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Mrs. Stancill (1922). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.167-170. 1 item. 0 p. (item 166)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Luella Stancill Peabody (03/1935). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.166, 168-170. 1 item. 0 p. (item 167)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Seth Arthur and Offie Stancill (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.166-167, 169-170. 1 item. 0 p. (item 168)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of a woman (possibly Mattie Stancill) standing with a snowman (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.166-168, 170. 1 item. 0 p. (item 169)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Offie Stancill, Sr. before he got married (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.166-169. 1 item. 0 p. (item 170)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Offie and Gwen Stancill, Mae Tucker Stancill's aunt and uncle (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.172-175. 1 item. 0 p. (item 171)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Ruel Seth Stancill (left) and John Russell Stancill, Jr. (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.171, 173-175. 1 item. 0 p. (item 172)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Mae Tucker Stancill (child) and Aunt Mae Stancill (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.171-172, 174-175. 1 item. 0 p. (item 173)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of a young woman that is possibly Mattie Stancill (undated). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.171-173, 175. 1 item. 0 p. (item 174)
        Digital reproduction printed of a photograph of Lela Brown Stancill (1923). Printed on same page as P-1065.1.d.171-174. 1 item. 0 p. (item 175)
        Postcard of Robert I. Harris at Camp Glenn in Morehead City, NC (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 2)
        Postcard of Club House in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 3)
        Postcard of a sailor from the U.S.S. NEVADA (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 4)
        Postcard of a soldier wearing an overseas hat from either World War II or Korean War (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 5)
        Postcard of a girl in a dress standing on a chair (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 6)
        Postcard of a child sitting on a bench (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 7)
        Postcard of Molen aan de Schie, Rotterdam (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 8)
  • Printed Materials
     

    • Box 2
       
      • Folder a
         
        Math textbook that belonged to Theo J. Stancill, entitled Smith's New Arithmetic. Arithmetic on the Productive System. Accompanied by a Key and Cubical Blocks. Written by Roswell C. Smith, A M. Published by J. B. Lippincott & Co. in Philadelphia (1871). It is missing its cover and is autographed "Theo J. Stancill's, February 22nd, 18__" 1 item. 132 p. (item 1)
        Class schedule of George Dewey Manning (10/02/1919). 1 item. 1 p. (item 2)
        Booklet for Pantego High School, Class of 1920 commencement exercises (06/04/1920). 1 item. 2 p. (item 3)
        American Forces in Germany pass form 110 granted to Pvt. J. R. Stancill to ride the Belgian Railroads at one-fourth the regular fares (08/29/1920). 1 item. 1 p. (item 4)
        $5.00 National Bank of Greenville counter check from J. Russell Stancill to John L. Horne and Company (12/08/1922). 1 item. 1 p. (item 5)
        $6.40 Farmers/National Bank counter check from J. Russell Stancill to Barr Tilling (12/23/1922). 1 item. 1 p. (item 6)
        United States Government War-Savings envelope belonging to John Russell Stancill (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 7)
        East Carolina Teachers College Student's Course Book belonging to Lela Brown Stancill (1928). It lists her classes and grades. 1 item. 12 p. (item 8)
        1934 Government 12 Cent Pool, Advice of Class and Weight, North Carolina Cotton Growers Cooperative Association, belonging to J. R. Stancill (01/26/1935). 1 item. 1 p. (item 9)
        Cotton Marketing Card (11/02/1938). 1 item. 1 p. (item 10)
        Marriage announcement for Estella Lou Cox to Mr. John Thomas Cox (04/05/1947). 1 item. 1 p. (item 11)
        Invitation card to Eastern Carolina Club Dance, Greenville Armory, Bob Lee and his Orchestra (12/27/1951). 1 item. 1 p. (item 12)
        Farmers Cooperative Exchange shares certificate issued to Ruel S. Stancill for 1 share (05/12/1966). 1 item. 1 p. (item 13)
        Index card with the locations of bituminous coal, sub-bituminous coal, and lignite coal written on it, and an envelope (undated). 1 item. 1 p. (item 14)


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