Samuel Lloyd Sheep Papers

1873-1928
Manuscript Collection #233
Creator(s)
Sheep, Samuel Lloyd, d. 1928
Physical description
0.044 Cubic Feet, 13 items , consisting of correspondence, school reports, school catalogs, and photographs.
Preferred Citation
Samuel Lloyd Sheep Papers (#233), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
No restrictions

Papers (1873-1928) consisting of correspondence, school reports, school catalogues, letters, newspapers and photographs.


Biographical/historical information

Samuel Lloyd Sheep was a noted educator in Elizabeth City and the surrounding area. Involved in education for his entire life, Sheep was president of Atlantic Collegiate Institute. Upon his death in 1928, the Board of Graded School Trustees named the Grammar School Building in Elizabeth City, N.C., in his memory.


Scope and arrangement

The bulk of this collection is made up of school catalogs of the Atlantic Collegiate Institute (1904-1906).

The bulk of this collection is made up of school catalogues of the Atlantic Collegiate Institute (1904-1906).These catalogs describe the history of the school, curriculum, fees, and various other types of information pertaining to the school. Also included are school report cards of Pauline Hinton from Miss Martin's School (1873-1874), 1908-1909 school catalog of Graded SChools of Elizabeth City, N.C., "The Tatler" for Elizabeth City High School for Christmas 1915 and photographs.

Correspondence in this collection consists of two items. One item concerns a resolution passed by the Board of Graded School Trustees naming the Grammar School in Sheep's memory. The other letter is from newspaper editor R. B. Creecy giving a complimentary subscription to The Economist, a local newspaper.


Administrative information
Custodial History

July 11, 1973, 13 items; Papers (1873-1928) including correspondence, school reports, school catalogs, and photographs. Gift of Mrs. Garland Towe, Elizabeth City, N.C.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Mrs. Garland Towe

Processing information

Processed by L. Hofler, April 1974

Encoded by Apex Data Services

Copyright notice

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


Key terms
Personal Names
Sheep, Samuel Lloyd, -1928
Corporate Names
Atlantic Collegiate Institute
Topical
Educators--North Carolina--Elizabeth City
Schools--North Carolina--Elizabeth City
Places
Elizabeth City (N.C.)--History