J.O. Derrick Collection, 1938-1962

Manuscript Collection #1004

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: J.O. Derrick Collection
    Creator:
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract:
    Extent: 0.014 Cubic feet, 4 items ,
  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    August 19, 2004, (unprocessed) 4 items, 0.014 cubic feet; Collection (1938-1962) of clippings and printed material relating to water witching, improving education in the South, phosphate mining in North Carolina, and the history of East Carolina University. See preliminary inventory attached. Donor: Mildred Elizabeth Derrick

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Mildred Elizabeth Derrick

    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

    J.O. Derrick Collection (#1004), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Encoded by Mark Custer, April 3, 2008


Preliminary Inventory

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

  • Box 1
     
    • Folder a
       
      Ellis, Arthur J., The Divining Rod: A History of Water Witching. U. S. Department of the Interior, U. S. Geological Survey Water Supply Paper 416 (Washington, DC: GPO, 1938), 59 p. (item 1)
      Southern Association of Science and Industry (U. S. ), The Way to Greater Prosperity in the South. [Improving educational facilities in the South] ([Atlanta ?] Southern Association of Science and Industry, 1944), 24 p. (item 2)
      Texas Gulf Sulphur Corporation. Welcome to Lee Creek... [Phosphate mining in Beaufort County and Hyde County, NC.] (New York: Texas Gulf Sulphur Corporation, [1962 ?], 8 p. (item 3)
      Little Normal School That Grew Up, The [East Carolina College] Raleigh, NC News and Observer v. 186, no. 117 (4/27/1958), Section III, p. 1 (item 4)

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Preliminary Inventory

  • Box 1
     
    • Folder a
       
      Ellis, Arthur J., The Divining Rod: A History of Water Witching. U. S. Department of the Interior, U. S. Geological Survey Water Supply Paper 416 (Washington, DC: GPO, 1938), 59 p. (item 1)
      Southern Association of Science and Industry (U. S. ), The Way to Greater Prosperity in the South. [Improving educational facilities in the South] ([Atlanta ?] Southern Association of Science and Industry, 1944), 24 p. (item 2)
      Texas Gulf Sulphur Corporation. Welcome to Lee Creek... [Phosphate mining in Beaufort County and Hyde County, NC.] (New York: Texas Gulf Sulphur Corporation, [1962 ?], 8 p. (item 3)
      Little Normal School That Grew Up, The [East Carolina College] Raleigh, NC News and Observer v. 186, no. 117 (4/27/1958), Section III, p. 1 (item 4)

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