Frank M. Wooten, Jr., Papers, 1902-1966

(Manuscript Collection #126)

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Box 1
Special Legislative Session, 1956,correspondence, legislative material, pamphlets, miscellaneous; Legislative Session, 1957,correspondence (1956-Mar., 1957).
Box 2
Legislative Session, 1957,correspondence (April-Dec., 1957).
Box 3
Legislative Session, 1957,proposed bills, budget and appropriations, ECU appropriation, reports, petitions, resolutions, lobby material, municipal records.
Box 4
Legislative Session, 1957,bulletins, pamphlets, periodicals, miscellaneous; Legislative Session, 1959,correspondence (1956-May, 1959)
Box 5
Legislative Session, 1959,correspondence (June, undated, 1959),municipal government study commission, petitions, resolutions, budget material, appropriations.
Box 6
Legislative Session, 1959,appropriations (cont.d), proposed bills, printed bills, governor's messages, lobby material, pamphlets, Veterans' Commission report, publications.
Box 7
Legislative Session, 1959,newspaper clippings, miscellaneous; Legislative Session, 1961,correspondence (1960-May 1-17, 1961).
Box 8
Legislative Session, 1961,correspondence (May 18-30 - June, 1961),correspondence (capital punishment, CPA's, ECU), ECU budget material, invitations, finance committee material, budget and appropriations, bills signed, legislative committee reports.
Box 9
Legislative Session, 1961,drainage district, automobile insurance legislation, reapportionment, CPA legislation, consumer finance legislation, court reform legislation, miscellaneous bills.
Box 10
Legislative Session, 1961,addresses, resolutions, N.C. highways, N.C. libraries, bulletins, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, photographs, miscellaneous; Young Democratic Club correspondence (1951-1954).
Box 11
Young Democratic Club correspondence (1955-1957, n.d),minutes, reports, rosters, pamphlets, clippings, miscellaneous; Pitt County records; Office of Price Administration, Lennon campaign, and Wooten campaign.
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Maps, newspapers.

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

  • Box 35
    • Folder a
      East Carolina's Spade: "To Serve" An Almost Realistic Pageant of the History of the First Fifty Years of East Carolina College, by Emma L. Hooper [ca 1958] Mimeograph typescript. 1 item. 30 p.
    • Folder b
      East Carolina Teachers College [ECTC] Files (1934-1938, 1941, 1955) 39 items. 66 p.
    • Folder c
      Greenville High School files (1933-1936) 19 items. 38 p.
    • Folder d
      Greenville High School notes & clippings, etc. (1928-1935) 23 items. ca 55 p.
    • Folder e
      University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Law School printed materials (1935-1944) 15 items. 169 p.
    • Folder f
      University of North Carolina Chapel Hill & UNC Law School files & correspondence (1935-1941) 33 items. 45 p.
    • Folder g
      Wooten, Frank M., Sr. Memorabilia (1905-1937) 14 items. 237 p. Note: Includes Christmas card from Josephus Daniels [ca 1934-1935] & Book of Common Prayer, etc.] 14 items. 237 p.
  • Box 37
    • Folder a
      Wooten, Bessie W. Correspondence with her son Frank M. Wooten, Jr. (1950s-1970s) ca 35 items. ca 85 p.
    • Folder b
      Wooten, Bessie W. Correspondence with her son Frank M. Wooten, Jr. (1942-1950s) ca 55 items. ca 115 p.
    • Folder c
      Wooten, Bessie W. Correspondence with her son Frank M. Wooten, Jr. (ca 1970s) ca 15 items ca 15 p.
    • Folder d
      Wooten, Bessie W. Correspondence with her son Frank M. Wooten, Jr. from Cuba (1943) 6 items 11 p.
    • Folder e
      Wooten, Bessie W. Letters to her son Frank M. Wooten, Jr. (1932-1938) 10 items 20 p.
    • Folder f
      Wooten, Bessie W. Letters to her son Frank M. Wooten, Jr. Mostly to Chapel Hill, NC (1938-1941) 24 items ca 55 p.
    • Folder g
      Wooten, Bessie W. Correspondence with Mrs. Hoffman & Gabriella (1947-1948) 4 items. 4 p.
    • Folder h
      Wooten, Frank M., Jr. Correspondence with his mother Bessie Wade Wooten, from Chapel Hill, NC (1938-1961) ca 150 items ca 250 p.
    • Folder i
      Wooten, Frank M., Sr. Letters to his son, Frank M. Wooten, Jr., in Chapel Hill, NC (1936-1941) 21 items. 45 p.
  • Box 38
    • Folder a
      Adams, H. E. (Mr.) Postcards received (1906) 2 items. 2 p.
    • Folder b
      Brantley, E. F. Postcards received (1910) 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder c
      Miscellaneous cards, etc. (ca 1907-1914) 9 items. 9 p.
    • Folder d
      Photographic prints (ca 1907-1914) 3 items. 3 p.
    • Folder e
      Postcards (blank) Advertising, Humorous, Holidays & Miscellaneous (ca 1906-1914) 11 items. 11 p.
    • Folder f
      Postcards (blank) Family & Friends (ca 1906-1914) 7 items. 7 p.
    • Folder g
      Postcards (blank) Alabama - Georgia - Missouri - New Hampshire (ca 1906-1914) 8 items. 8 p.
    • Folder h
      Postcards (blank) Florida - Virginia (ca 1906-1914) 9 items 9 p.
    • Folder i
      Postcards (blank) China - New York Zoological Park (ca 1906-1914) 15 items. 15 p.
    • Folder j
      Wooten, Ada (Miss) Postcards received (1906-1908) 53 items. 53 p.
    • Folder k
      Wooten, Ada (Miss) Postcards received (1909-1910) 85 items. 85 p.
    • Folder l
      Wooten, Ada (Miss) Postcards received (1911-1912) 89 items. 89 p.
    • Folder m
      Wooten, Ada (Miss) Postcards received (1913-1914) 53 items. 60 p.
    • Folder n
      Wooten, John C. Postcards received (1911) 2 items. 2 p.
    • Folder o
      Wooten, Julia A. (Mrs. J. A.) Postcards received (1907-1910) 68 items. 68 p.
    • Folder p
      Wooten, Julia A. (Mrs. J. A.) Postcards received (1911-1914) 55 items. 56 p.
    • Folder q
      Wooten, Ruth (Miss) Postcards received (1912) 3 items. 3 p.
  • Box 39
    • Folder a
      Archer. Correspondence (1,3 Sept. 1943) 3 items. 4 p.
    • Folder b
      Evertine & Marianne. Correspondence (19.29 August 1943) 1 item. 4 p.
    • Folder c
      Griesemer, Alice Templin. Miscellaneous items (1944, 1990, n.d.) 9 items. 10 p.
    • Folder d
      Griesemer, Alice Templin. Correspondence (June - Sept. 1943) ca 75 items ca 150 p.
    • Folder e
      Griesemer, Alice Templin. Correspondence (July - Dec. 1943) ca 50 items ca 100 p.
    • Folder f
      Griesemer, Alice Templin. Correspondence (Jan. - March 1944) ca 40 items ca 80 p.
    • Folder g
      Griesemer, Alice Templin. Correspondence (April - June 1944) ca 40 items ca 80 p.
    • Folder h
      Griesemer, Alice Templin. Correspondence (July - Dec. 1944) ca 35 items ca 75 p. Note: Frank M. Wooten, Jr. asked Alice Templin Griesemer, a public health student at UNC Chapel Hill, to marry him; she refused and married Dr. Charles Laval Williams, Jr., Senior Assitant Surgeon, US Public Health Service on 14 October 1944; she died in Nov. 1946.
    • Folder i
      Griesemer, Edith H. Correspondence (3/9/1944) 1 item. 2 p.
    • Folder j
      Marindale, Ella Catherine Griesemer [Alice's sister] Correspondence (1944, 1946) 3 items. 8 p.
    • Folder k
      Pattie, Peggie & Maude. Correspondence (1944, n.d.) 4 items. 5 p.
    • Folder l
      Virginia. Correspondence with Alice Templin Griesemer (ca 1943-1944) 3 items. 3 p.
    • Folder m
      Wooten. Frank M., Jr. Letters & Drafts of letters to the Griesemer family (ca 1944) 5 items ca 25 p.
    • Folder n
      Wooten, Frank M., Sr. (Mrs.) Postcards to Frank M. Wooten, Jr. (son) (Augf. 1943) 5 items. 5 p.
  • Box 40
    • Folder a
      BWW & FMW, Jr. Political writings, re: FMW, Jr. & urban renewal. (ca 1960a) ca 8 items ca 24 p.
    • Folder b
      FMW, Jr. General Assembly clippings, campaigns, etc. (1940-1971) ca 35 items ca 60 p.
    • Folder c
      FMW, Jr. Mayor clippings, articles, etc. (1943-1969) ca 10 items ca 20 p.
    • Folder d
      FMW, Jr. Luther Hodges & General Politics (ca 1970) 2 items. 2 p.
  • Box 41
    • Folder a
      Political Ephemera (1954-1987, n.d.) 13 items. 13 p.
    • Folder b
      Political Correspondence, Notes, Receipts, Speeches, Etc. (1945-1972, n.d.) ca 15 items ca 30 p.
    • Folder c
      Memorandum Book of Prohibition Campaign of 1908 (1908) 1 vol. 6 p. used out of 76 p.
Box 42
Frank M. Wooten, Jr.Grade School & High School Memorabilia & Ephemera (1928-1944) 11 items. 75 p. Note: Includes wooden stake, wooden wedge, ping pong ball, 2 wallets, American Legion poppy, autograph book, collection of stamps, etc.
  • Box 43
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    Frank M. Wooten, Jr.Grade School & High School Printed Materials (ca 1900-1926) 11 items. 75 p. Note: Includes First Reader (1923), Graded Literature Readers Third Book (c 1900), The Child's World Primer (c 1917), Columbia Research Bureau, American History Test (c 1926), Terry and the Pirates on their Travels, Little Snow White, Typists' Guide (c 1912), Uncle Wiggily's Auto Sled by Howard R. Garis (c 1922), and Rook: A Famous Group of Original Copyrighted Games Box [with printed cards]. 9 items. ca. 300 p.
Box 44
Frank M. Wooten, Jr.Grade School & High School Composition & Note books (ca 1928-1936) 16 vols. ca 560 p.
Box 45
Frank M. Wooten, Jr. East Carolina Teachers College [ECTC] Looseleaf Note books & note cards (ca 1937-1938) 3 items ca 125 p.
Box 46
Frank M. Wooten, Jr. Political Brochures, Pamphlets, Broadsides, Etc. (ca 1939-1990, n.d.) 36 items ca 325 p.
Box 47
Frank M. Wooten, Jr. Political Memorabilia & Ephemera (ca 1940-1971, n.d.) Note: Includes political buttons, campaign cards, membership cards, pens and pencils, Winston cigarette lighter, paper napkin, name tags, thimbles, wooden coins, nail file, etc. 55 items ca 55 p.
Oversize Folder os1
Oversized Newspapers & Newspaper Clippings: Greenville High School & East Carolina Teachers College (ca 1935-1941, n.d.) 4 items.
Oversize Folder os2
Oversized Newspapers & Newspaper Clippings: North Carolina Legislature (1946-1962, n.d.) 75 items.
Oversize Folder os3
Oversized Newspapers & Newspaper Clippings: Greenville Mayor (1970-1973, n.d.) 55 items.

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