April 4, 2006 176 items, 0.25 cubic feet; Collection (1918-1970) of photographs, documents and printed materials relating primarily to his service in the U. S. Navy during and after World War I, including his training at Camp Glenn, at Morehead City, North Carolina, his overseas service; it includes views of Greenville, NC, Santa Barbara, CA, and unidentified locations, ca. 1920s-1930s; also photographs pertaining to his son, John Russell Stancill, Jr.'s. Korean War service. Donor: Mae Tucker Stancill
April 4, 2006 6 items, 0.02 cubic feet; Collection (5/23/1923-3/25/1924) of letters written by J. Russell Stancill, while he was working in Bullock's Department Store in Los Angeles, CA, to his relatives in Greenville, NC, including his mother, Mrs. L. J. Stancill, and his sister, Lela Brown Stancill, primarily relating to family news and social activities. Donor: Mae Tucker Stancill
August 14, 2006 10 items, 0.060 cubic feet; Collection (1923-1928) of letters from Lela Brown Stancill, Claxton Stancill, and Russell Stancill to their parents Mr. & Mrs. Tucker J. Stancill, of Greenville, NC; also Lela Brown Stancill's student's course book at East Carolina Teachers College, summer 1928. Donor: Mae Tucker Stancill
August 14, 2006 27 items, 0.250 cubic feet; Collection (1871-1959, undated) of photographic prints and reproductions relating to the Stancill family of Greenville, North Carolina; Theo. J. Stancill's math text book, and a letter from W. C. Dresbach, Civil Engineer, regarding a property survey for Mr. Joyner from Falkland Road to the Tar River. Donor: Mae Tucker Stancill
Gift of Mae Tucker Stancill
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
Mae Tucker Stancill Collection (#1065), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Encoded by Mark Custer, December 21, 2007
Processed by Wade Rogers May 2010 Amanda Keeny 2010