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William Emmette Stroud, Sr. Collection, 1898-2007, undated

Manuscript Collection #1105

Descriptive Summary Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Title: William Emmette Stroud, Sr. Collection
Creator: Stroud, William Emmette, Sr.
Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
Languages: English
Extent: 0.5 Cubic feet, 80 items .

Administrative Information Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Accessions Information

August 21, 2007, (unprocessed) 80 items, 0.050 cubic feet; Collection (1898-2007, undated) of genealogical and family correspondence, photographic materials & printed materials relating to William "Bill" Stroud of Lenoir County, North Carolina, his family, and his descendants & the history of the Stroud family of Stroud, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom, history, 1304-2004. See preliminary inventory attached. Donor: Dr. W. Keats Sparrow

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

William Emmette Stroud, Sr. Collection (#1105), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Acquisition Information

  • Gift of Dr. W. Keats Sparrow

Processing Information

  • Encoded by Lindsay Flood, April 1, 2008

Subject Headings Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Preliminary Inventory Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

  • Box 1#1105.1
    • Folder a#1105.1.a
      Fond Memories [of Stroud family, Eastern North Carolina] (undated) by Carol Simmons. Photocopy typescript. 1 item. 4 p.
    • Folder b#1105.1.b
      Grandpa Bill [William Stroud] (undated) Biography by Christine Williams Branten. Photocopy typescript. 1 item. 6 p.
    • Folder c#1105.1.c
      Leary - Stroud House, Pink Hill, North Carolina Vicinity. Description (1998) Photocopy typescript. 1 item. 3 p.
    • Folder d#1105.1.d
      Photographic prints (2004, undated) of Stroud family. 13 items. 17 p.
    • Folder e#1105.1.e
      Carol Simmons Correspondence (2007) Printed typescript. 2 items. 5 p.
    • Folder f#1105.1.f
      Stroud cloth (undated) Description. Photocopy typescript. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder g#1105.1.g
      Stroud Family histories (1919-1982, undated) Clippings, notes, brochures. 4 items. 8 p.
    • Folder h#1105.1.h
      Strouds Family History, The, ca. 1304-1834 (undated) Photocopy typescript. 1 item. 2 p.
    • Folder i#1105.1.i
      Stroud Family Militia Service, Granville County, NC, 1754 (1976) Historical note. Holograph photocopy. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder j#1105.1.j
      Stroud Family references in the Kinston Journal, 1881-1882 (undated) Historical notes. Holograph photocopy. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder k#1105.1.k
      Stroud Family wedding announcement clippings (1898-1903) Photocopied. 1 item. 1 p. Note: "Clippings in Aunt Beck's scrapbook."
    • Folder l#1105.1.l
      Amos Stroud Civil War Service Record, 1863-1865, etc. (undated) Photocopy printed form. 2 items. 4 p. Note: Private, Company E, 61st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (State Troops).
    • Folder m#1105.1.m
      Barnet Stroud Genealogy, ca. 1796-1948 (undated) Genealogical chart & notes. 2 items. 2 p.
    • Folder n#1105.1.n
      Coy F. Stroud, Chester, SC Correspondence (1986) Photocopies. 2 items. 8 p.
    • Folder o#1105.1.o
      Isaac Stroud Documents & Genealogy, 1796-1872 (2004, undated) Photocopies. 4 items. 10 p.
    • Folder p#1105.1.p
      Lutson Stroud Documents, 1782 (undated) Photocopies. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder q#1105.1.q
      Tolbert I. Stroud, Greensboro, NC (1980) Genealogical clipping. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder r#1105.1.r
      William Stroud Family Reunion, Kinston, NC. Correspondence (2001) 3 items. 12 p. Note: Includes 3 homemade toothbrushes made from twigs.
    • Folder s#1105.1.s
      William Stroud Family Reunions, Kinston, NC Programs, etc. (1961-2007) Brochures. 27 items. 60 p.
    • Folder t#1105.1.t
      William Stroud Documents & Genealogy, 1864-1948 (1962, undated) Photocopy typescript. 2 items. 3 p. Note: He served as Private, Company E, 61st Regiment North Carolina Infantry (State Troops)
    • Folder u#1105.1.u
      Stroud 700: Celebrating 700 Years of Achievement 1304-2004 (2004) Stroud Town Council, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom, brochure & map. 1 item. 12 p.
    • Folder v#1105.1.v
      Stroud Family in Gloucestershire, United Kingdom (2006) Brochures. 4 items. 10 p.
    • Folder w#1105.1.w
      Stroud Community House, Stroudsville, Pennsylvania (1955) Brochure. 1 item. 3 p.
    • Folder x#1105.1.x
      Woodington Universalist Church, Lenoir County, North Carolina. Deed (1898) Photocopy. 1 item. 5 p.
    • Folder y#1105.1.y
      Stroud: Celebrating the 50th Annual William Stroud Family Reunion: Descendants of William "Bill" Stroud and Jane Turner Stroud -- Delia Turner Stroud (27 April 1997) by the families of Sybil Stroud Davenport, Vera Stroud Harris, & Meta Stroud Williams. Photocopy typescript. Spiral bound. 1 item. 58 p.
    • Folder z#1105.1.z
      Francis Frith's Stroud and District: Photographic Memories, by Howard Beard (Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK: Frith's Book Company, © 2003) Paper bound. 1 item. 48 p. Note: Autographed: "Keats Sparrow March 2006."

Online access to this finding aid is supported with funds created through the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). These funds come through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which is administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. This grant is part of the North Carolina ECHO, Exploring Cultural Heritage Online, Digitization Grant Program.

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