Records of the Edgar Allan Poe Literary Society

University Archives #UA45-04
Physical description
4 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
[Item description].  Records of the Edgar Allan Poe Literary Society.  UA45-04, Box [number].  University Archives, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.
East Carolina University Archives
The collection is open for research use.

Collection contains notebooks, meeting minutes, and publications produced by the Edgar Allan Poe Literary Society at East Carolina.

Biographical/historical information

Organized in 1911, the Poe Literarcy Society was intended to provide a social outlet for the students of East Carolina. Society members produced plays, musical productions, and dances as part of the sanctioned campus social scene.

Scope and arrangement

Collection contains material related to the Edgar Allan Poe Literary Society. Items of interest include meeting minutes, programs from plays, and a scrapbook.

Administrative information
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