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Charles G. Mayo Collection

Identifier: 026
Overview Charles G. Mayo (1931-1985) served as President of West Chester State College from 1974-1982. Prior to leading WCSC, Mayo was the Dean of the Graduate School at the University of Southern California. WCSC had just been censured by the AAUP when Mayo assumed his presidency of the institution; the circumstances of his firing eight years later led to another AAUP investigation and censure. This collection contains administrative correspondence and paperwork from Mayo’s tenure. These...

Moore Literary Society Records

 Collection — Box: 1-4
Identifier: 017
Abstract The Moore Literary Society Records is a collection of materials relating to the society's events, business (such as bylaws and constitutions) and publications.  The Moore Literary Society was one of two literary societies at West Chester during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.  The societies served as the main social outlet for West Chester State Normal School students and also provided a place for healthy debate and publication.  The Moore Literary Society published its own periodical,...

Paul W. Rossey Papers

Identifier: 031

The Charles J. Pennock Collection

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-17
Identifier: 007
Abstract The collection contains publications, essays, notes and miscellaneous papers on the subject of birds. The items were written, and/or collected by Charles J. Pennock.

Barbara Loftus Perrone Night Before Christmas Collection In Memory of Charles C. Perrone

 Collection — other: NA
Identifier: 009
Abstract The Barbara Loftus Perrone Night Before Christmas Collection in Memory of Charles C. Perrone contains books, collectibles and ephemeral materials related to Clement C. Moore's 'Twas the Night Before Christmas poem.

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George Morris Philips Papers

 Collection — Box: 1-34
Identifier: 024
Abstract George Morris Philips (1851-1920) served as Principal of West Chester State Normal School (WCSNS) from 1881-1920. After a brief career as a teacher of mathematics, Philips’s tenure as Principal of WCSNS was distinguished by a major expansion of the campus and student body. Philips brought many prominent speakers to campus and compiled an extensive library of autographed books from leading authors of the day. The Philips Memorial Building, dedicated in his honor, is home today to the office of...

Presidents' Papers

Identifier: 034

Rural Club of West Chester State Teachers College Collection

Identifier: 023
Abstract This collection holds papers that detail the Rural Club’s members and events that were focused on bringing better education to rural schools. The collection has lists of contributors, prices to hold big events, issues brought up during conferences, and also has their constitution. The Rural Club constitution holds how the club was run and the different positions students occupied while participating. The collection also has multiple newsletters, called The Rural Janus, sent out by the...

George Snyder Papers

Identifier: 003
Abstract George Snyder was an author and educator from Pennsylvania who spent the majority of his life in Southern California teaching in secondary education. An avid baseball fan, Snyder collaborated with retired professional baseball player Wally Berger to coauthor …Freshly Remember’d, a biography surrounding Berger’s athletic career. This collection contains materials Snyder collected as research for …Freshly Remember’d as well as...

Student Files

Identifier: n/a
Overview This collection contains correspondence, class notebooks, commencement and event programs, degrees, magazine and newspaper clippings, memorabilia, photographs, school handbooks and ledgers, research papers, teacher certificates, and yearbooks.

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