Carolyn Patterson Collection, ca. 1887-2007

Manuscript Collection #1089

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: Carolyn Patterson Collection
    Creator: Patterson, Carolyn
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract:
    Extent: 0.01 Cubic feet, 14 items ,
  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    December 11, 2006, (unprocessed) 14 items, 0.01 cubic feet; Collection (ca. 1887-2007) of clippings, photographs, letters & historical accounts of Vanceboro, North Carolina. Photocopies, digital reproductions & typecripts. See preliminary inventory attached. Donor: Ms. Carolyn Patterson

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Ms. Carolyn Patterson

    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

    Carolyn Patterson Collection (#1089), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Encoded by Lindsay Flood, April 1, 2008


Preliminary Inventory

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

  • Manuscript Materials
     

    • Box 1
       
      Vanceboro, NC, by Helen McLawhorn (undated) transcribed by the Ms. Carolyn Patterson, 10/21/2006, covering the early history ca. 1791-1918. Typescript. 1 item. 2 p. Note: Helen McLawhorn was owner of the house that is now The Victorian Inn.
      History of Vanceboro, by Ruth McLawhorn Wetherington (undated) transcribed by the Ms. Carolyn Patterson, 10/21/2006, covering the early history ca. 1791-1983. Typescript. 1 item. 7 p. Note: Ruth McLawhorn Wetherington was the mother of Janis Cameron.
      Vanceboro School Portrait & list of students shown (1910, 1986). Photographic print & Typescript. Black & white. List of students (2006) who attended Vanceboro School, located on Farm Life Avenue, where the Medical Center & Wilkerson's are located, ca. 11/4/2006, and who appear in the photographic print. Note: Information received from Jannis Cannon by Cora White.
      List of Vanceboro family homes (2006) that appear in the photographic print print filed oversized: #1089.1.os2 Typescript. 1 item. 3 p. Note: Photographic print was mailed to Vanceboro Library in 1986. Information received from Janis Wetherington Cannon.
      Vanceboro School 1916 West Craven Highlights (12/11/1986), p. 12, clipping, showing students posed in front of the school with list of students' names. Photocopy. 1 item. 1 p.
      Portrait & list of students who attended Vanceboro School 1916, reproduced from West Craven Highlights (12/11/1986), p. 12, clipping, showing students posed in front of the school with list of students' names. Photocopy. 2 items. 4 p. Note: Picture contributed by Mrs. Grarce Elks; Identification by Miss Cora White.
      Vanceboro Wa: Craven Town was once Dugantown and Swift Creek; George Washington Stopped there for Lunch while en route to New Bern, (undated) by Mrs. H. E. Barrow, covering the history of Vanceboro, ca. 1791-1923. Photocopy. 1 item. 1 p.
      Description and text (9/26/2006) of a Letter from Lydia Tingle, Belles Ferry, North Carolina dated 4/24/1887 or 1889, to "Uncle Kelly" pertaining to meeting her and Essie at Cowpen Landing; transcribed by Carolyn Patterson. Typescript. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Original letter owned by Elmer Ruth Willis Mills.
      Vanceboro from the Air! (1944) including 2 aerial photographs & a list of homeowners that appear in the photographic print. Note: Photographic print was mailed to Vanceboro Library in 1986. Information received from Janis Wetherington Cannon.

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Preliminary Inventory

  • Manuscript Materials
     

    • Box 1
       
      Vanceboro, NC, by Helen McLawhorn (undated) transcribed by the Ms. Carolyn Patterson, 10/21/2006, covering the early history ca. 1791-1918. Typescript. 1 item. 2 p. Note: Helen McLawhorn was owner of the house that is now The Victorian Inn.
      History of Vanceboro, by Ruth McLawhorn Wetherington (undated) transcribed by the Ms. Carolyn Patterson, 10/21/2006, covering the early history ca. 1791-1983. Typescript. 1 item. 7 p. Note: Ruth McLawhorn Wetherington was the mother of Janis Cameron.
      Vanceboro School Portrait & list of students shown (1910, 1986). Photographic print & Typescript. Black & white. List of students (2006) who attended Vanceboro School, located on Farm Life Avenue, where the Medical Center & Wilkerson's are located, ca. 11/4/2006, and who appear in the photographic print. Note: Information received from Jannis Cannon by Cora White.
      List of Vanceboro family homes (2006) that appear in the photographic print print filed oversized: #1089.1.os2 Typescript. 1 item. 3 p. Note: Photographic print was mailed to Vanceboro Library in 1986. Information received from Janis Wetherington Cannon.
      Vanceboro School 1916 West Craven Highlights (12/11/1986), p. 12, clipping, showing students posed in front of the school with list of students' names. Photocopy. 1 item. 1 p.
      Portrait & list of students who attended Vanceboro School 1916, reproduced from West Craven Highlights (12/11/1986), p. 12, clipping, showing students posed in front of the school with list of students' names. Photocopy. 2 items. 4 p. Note: Picture contributed by Mrs. Grarce Elks; Identification by Miss Cora White.
      Vanceboro Wa: Craven Town was once Dugantown and Swift Creek; George Washington Stopped there for Lunch while en route to New Bern, (undated) by Mrs. H. E. Barrow, covering the history of Vanceboro, ca. 1791-1923. Photocopy. 1 item. 1 p.
      Description and text (9/26/2006) of a Letter from Lydia Tingle, Belles Ferry, North Carolina dated 4/24/1887 or 1889, to "Uncle Kelly" pertaining to meeting her and Essie at Cowpen Landing; transcribed by Carolyn Patterson. Typescript. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Original letter owned by Elmer Ruth Willis Mills.
      Vanceboro from the Air! (1944) including 2 aerial photographs & a list of homeowners that appear in the photographic print. Note: Photographic print was mailed to Vanceboro Library in 1986. Information received from Janis Wetherington Cannon.

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