Pittman - Coffield Family Papers, 1870-1981, undated

(Manuscript Collection #1135)

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  • Box 1
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    • Folder a
      Abernethy, Charles L. Pass Admitting Mary Leet Pittman to U. S. House of Representatives Chamber (3.19.1924) Printed form. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Abernethy represented the 3d District of North Carolina
    • Folder b
      Clippings (1909-1957, undated) 7 items. 10 p.
    • Folder c
      Ephemera (1921-1924, undated) 14 items. 18 p.
    • Folder d
      Friends O'Mine Autographs from East Carolina Teachers College (1924-1926) 3 items. 3 p.
    • Folder e
      Greenville High School. Pupils Report Cards for Mary Lee Pittman (ca. 1921-1922) Printed forms. 2 items. 2 p.
    • Folder f  (1 item digitized)
      Greeting & Holiday Cards (1922-1928, undated) 13 items. 23 p.
    • Folder g
      Halifax Township & Halifax County, North Carolina Tax Receipts, Etc. (1885-1916) 53 items. 56 p. Note: Removed from Iver Johnson Revolver Box #3.j.
    • Folder h
      Items Removed from Tecoan (1926) Vol. 4, Published by students of East Carolina Teachers College. 10 items. 15 p.
    • Folder i
      Items Removed from Come Out Of The Kitchen, by A. E. Thomas (New York: Samuel Frenchy, ©1921 by A. E. Thomas). 2 items. 2 p.
    • Folder j
      Items Removed from The Tau (1924) published by the Senior Class Greenville High School. 19 items. 25 p. Note: Includes photographic prints, programs, printed forms, school letter, etc.
    • Folder k
      Original Art. Greeting Cards (ca. 1924-1926) 2 items. 2 p.
    • Folder l
      Letters Received: Nancy Ann Coffield Pittman "Miss Annie" or "Nana." (1908-1956) 6 items. 13 p.
    • Folder m
      Letters Received: Mary Lee Pittman Post (ca. 1921-1926) 5 items. 7 p.
    • Folder n
      Outerbridge, Nancy J. (Mrs.) Receipts & Cancelled Checks (1894-1900, 1911-1918) 32 items. 32 p.
    • Folder o
      Overman, Lees S. Pass Admitting Mary Lee Pittman to U. S. Senate Chamber (3/20/1924) Printed form. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Overman was U.S. senator from North Carolina.
    • Folder p
      Calling Cards (undated) 7 items. 7 p.
    • Folder q
      Original Art: Sketches of Mary Lee Pittman "Peach" & Sailing Ships, by Lawrence Smity (1923) Pencil, Ink & Watercolors. 3 items. 3 p.
    • Folder r
      Photographic Prints: Mary Lee Pittman's class, Currituck Elementary School (ca. 1926-1928) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Needs conservation.
    • Folder s
      Pittman, Henriette (Mrs. Henry Pittman) (1910) Obituary clipping. 1 item. 2 p. Note: Born 4/28/1825 - Died 5/24/1910. Removed from mailing box from W. R. Ketcham, Bloomington, IN.
    • Folder t
      Pittman, Mary Lee. Announcement of Wedding to Roswell Davis Post (1930) 1 item. 2 p.
    • Folder u
      Pittman, Annie v. Mary Lee Pittman, Halifax County Superior Court (1918-1919) re: Inheritance. 9 items. 41 p.
    • Folder v
      Pittman, Robert H., Crowells, NC. P. C. & C. W. Gregory, General Merchandise, Tillery, NC Statement (1/9/1909) 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder w
      Pittman, Nancy J. (Mrs.) Letter to "My Dear Daughter" (6/3/1897) 1 item. 2 p.
    • Folder x
      Simmons, Furnifold W. Pass Admitting Mary Lee Pittman to U. S. Senate Chamber (3/19/1924) Printed form. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Simmons was U. S. Senator from North Carolina.
  • Box 2
    • Folder a
      Photographic Prints: Leslie Bowling, Mary Moye Carper Bowling, & Betty Bowling (ca. 1940) Black & White. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder b
      Photographic Prints: Cape Hatteras Lighthouse (ca. 1926-1927) Black & White. 2 item. 2 p. Note: Duplicates.
    • Folder c
      Photographic Prints: Mary Moye Carper (ca. 1925) Sepia. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder d
      Photographic Prints: Mrs. Carper (Mary Moye's mother) - Nana - Martha Ann (ca. 1930) Sepia & Black & White. 3 items. 3 p.
    • Folder e
      Photographic Prints: Nancy Anne Coffield; Joe Coffield; Frances Coffield; Mittie Arista Coffield Smith; Martha Coffield Pope; Jim Coffield; Aunt Lena Everett Coffield (ca. 1900-1917) Sepia. 4 items. 4 p.
    • Folder f
      Photographic Print: Priscilla Pope Coffield (ca. 1870) Tintype. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder g
      Photographic Print: Sara Ann Outerbridge Coffield (ca. 1890) Black & White. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder h
      Photographic Print: Thomas H. Coffield -- Sara Ann Coffield Gravestone (April 1968) Color. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder i
      Photographic Prints: Currituck, NC: Teacherage Fire (ca. 1926-1928) Black & White. 4 items. 4 p. Note: Includes images of teacherage aflame and aftermath.
    • Folder j
      Photographic Prints: Currituck, NC Teachers (ca. 1926-1928) Sepia. 12 items. 12 p.
    • Folder k
      Photographic Prints: East Carolina Teachers College Class of 1926 50th Reunion (1976) Color. 2 items. 2 p.
    • Folder l
      Photographic Print: Leslie Humber (1919) 1 item. 1 p. Note: See obituary clipping in collection.
    • Folder m
      Photographic Prints: Marie [ - ] (1981) Color. 12 items. 12 p.
    • Folder n
      Photographic Prints: Maud C. Newberry (1936) Sepia. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Mary Lee Pittman's supervising teacher, Currituck, NC, 1926-1928.
    • Folder o
      Photographic Prints: Mrs. Annie Pittman memorial flowers at Emanuel Baptist Church (1967) Color. 2 items. 2 p.
    • Folder p
      Photographic Prints: Harriett Turner Higgs Pittman (ca. 1900-1909) Sepia & Black & White. 7 items. 7 p.
    • Folder q
      Photographic Prints: Kenneth Pittman (undated) Sepia. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder r
      Photographic Prints: Nancy Ann Coffield "Miss Annie" (ca. 1890-1960) Black & White & color. 12 items. 12 p.
    • Folder s
      Photographic Prints: Ralph & Nancy Ann Coffield Pittman (ca. 1890) Black & White. 2 items. 2 p.
    • Folder t
      Photographic Prints: Pittman & Crowell Family Residences, Halifax County, NC (May 1974) Color. 7 items. 7 p. Note: Includes Halifax County Courthouse.
    • Folder u
      Photographic Prints: Mary Lee Pittman Post (ca. 1907-1940) Sepia, Black & White. 18 items. 18 p.
    • Folder v
      Photographic Prints: Mary Lee Pittman Post with friends (ca. 1919-1926) Sepia, Black & White. 18 items. 18 p.
    • Folder w
      Photographic Prints: Mary Lee Pittman Post & Nancy Ann Coffield Pittman (1910-1920) Sepia. 3 items. 3 p.
    • Folder x
      Photographic Prints: Texas Vacation (1930) Henry Pittman, Mary Leet Pittman, Auntie Pittman, Kenneth Pittman, Walter Ketcham, Bury Pittman. Sepia. 12 items. 12 p. Note: Visited Galveston, TX.
    • Folder y
      Photographic Prints: Unidentified. (ca. 1920) 7 items. 7 p.
    • Folder z
      Photograph Prints: Peter Weston (1923-1924) Sepia. 1 item. 1 p. Note: "'What Might Have Been.' June 23, 1924."
  • Box 3
    • Folder a
      Handbook of East Carolina Teachers College -- 1924-1925: Students Handbook Presented by the Young Women's Christian Association of East Carolina Teachers College (1924) Pamphlet. 1 item. 36 p.
    • Folder b
      Come Out of the Kitchen: A Comedy in Three Acts, by A. E. Thomas. French's Standard Library Edition. New York, NY: Samuel French, © 1921 by Samuel French. Book. Paper bound. 1 item. 69 p. Note: Water damage.
    • Folder c
      The Tau (1921) published by the Senior Class Greenville High School, Greenville, North Carolina. Book. Soft cover. 1 item. 50 p.
    • Folder d
      The Tau (1922) published by the Senior Class Greenville High School, Greenville, North Carolina. Book. Hardcover. 1 item. 54 p.
    • Folder e
      The Tau (1923) Vol. 6, published by the Senior Class Greenville High School, Greenville, North Carolina. Book. Hard cover. 1 item. 51 p.
    • Folder f
      The Tau (1924) Vol. 7, published by the Senior Class Greenville High School, Greenville, North Carolina. Book. Hard cover. 1 item. 59 p.
    • Folder g
      The Tecoan: Nineteen Hundred and Twenty-Six (1926) Vol. 4, published by the Students of East Carolina Teachers College, Greenville, North Carolina. Book. Hard cover. 1 item. 145 p.
    • Folder h
      Leather Wallet (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: No identification in wallet.
    • Folder i
      Mailing Box & Lid with Oskamp Notling Company, Cincinnati, Ohio, Watch & Jewelry Manufacturer label (ca. 1926) Return address Marked: W. R. Ketcham, Bloomington, Indiana. (undated) 1 item. 2 p. Note: Contained Henriette Pittman's obituary clipping.
    • Folder j
      Revolver Box & Lid. Iver Johnson Automatic Rim Fire 22 Safety Hammer Double Action Revolver label (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Iver Jonson's Arms & Cycle Works, Fitchburg, Mass., U. S. A.
  • Oversize Folder 3os1
    Oversized Materials Folder
    • Greenville Public Schools Certificate of Award that Mary Lee Pittman was neither Absent Nor Tardy from school during the term ending May 25, 1917. Printed form. 9.5" x 12" 1 item. 1 p.
    • Greenville High School, Diploma Certifying that Mary Lee Pittman has completed the course of study prescribed dated May 30, 1924. Signed by J. H. Rose, Superintendent of Schools; James R, Rives, President Board of Trustees. Printed form. 21" x 16" 1 item. 1 p.
    • East Carolina Teachers College. Diploma Certifying that Mary Lee Pittman has completed the two-year professional course of study as prescribed in this institution dated June 8, 1926. Signed Robert H. Wright, President; A. T. Allen, President Board of Trustees; Leon R. Meadows, Secretary Board of Trustees. Printed form. 20.5" x 16" 1 item. 1 p. Note: Insect damage.
    • Photographic Print: Thomas Hunder Coffiel [sic] & Sara Ann Outterbridge (ca. 1890) Sepia. 11" x 14" 1 item. 1 p
    • Greenville Boy Scouts and Camp Fire Girls Having a Big Time on Annual Camping Trip, by S. K. Phillips. [Greenville Daily Reflector] (22 June 1920) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p.
    • One of Area's Last General Stores Has Little Bit of Everything, Story and Photos by Harold Stephens Scotland Neck Commonwealth, Scotland Neck, NC. (ca. 1968) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p.

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