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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Earl F. Sykes Collection

Identifier: 038
Overview Dr. Earl Francis Sykes (1902-1977) was a teacher and university administrator from Kansas who served as president of West Chester State College (now West Chester University of Pennsylvania) from 1961-1969. The collection contains administrative material and correspondence related to his duties at West Chester, speeches, course material, and drafts of various writing projects.

Dr. Francis Harvey Green Papers

Identifier: 025
Overview Francis Harvey Green (1861-1951) was a former graduate of West Chester State Normal School in 1882. He then joined the English faculty and became department head from 1890-1920. This collection includes both personal items and items that accompanied Green in his career at West Chester Normal School and Pennington School. These items consist of speeches, writings, publications, correspondence, personal collections, newspaper articles, etc.

Ruby Jones Papers

Identifier: 037
Scope and Contents This collection is divided into six series: Correspondence, Educational Materials, Civil Rights Materials, Religious Materials, Organizational Materials, and Family and Posthumous Materials. Items in the collection span from the early twentieth century until the late 1970s. Her files contain letters written to her from various teachers and friends, her former students’ papers, items from the sorority Phi Delta Kappa, teaching supplements, paperwork from various organizations, and books used in...

West Chester University Exton Corporate Center Collection

Identifier: 055
Overview The West Chester University Exton Corporate Center Collection contains materials related to the university's Exton Campus building. This collection includes primarily course catalogs of credit and non-credit course offerings at the Exton Campus. Materials range in date from Fall 1987 to Spring 1991.

West Chester University Writing Project Collection

Identifier: 061
Overview The West Chester University Writing Project Collection includes materials related to PA Writing Project and the Young Writers/Young Readers Program, as well as writing workshops for WCU students and faculty. The collection includes correspondence, departmental and promotional materials, memorabilia, newsletters, and program publications. Materials range in date from 1979 to 2016.