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GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

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2 records found searching with the source Guilford College Photograph Album.

This album contains old 6.5"x 4.5" sepia photographs of Guilford College scenery from around 1880 to 1900, all but one without people in them. Includes images of Founders Hall, Archdale, the original library and lab in King Hall, the Websterian Room, a student's room, the "cabinet" in which was stored T. Gilbert Pearson's collection of stuffed birds and bird paraphernalia (as well as a few other oddities). The interiors of several classrooms are depicted, including a large testing hall, a science class, and an art studio. In addition there are images of the fields surrounding Guilford featuring cattle, barns, and lonely trees. The last photo is the only one that depicts people, and features a barn behind a group of cattle that are being watched by several men.

Collection: MS515 Guilford College Photograph Album (Friends Historical Collection, Hege Library, Guilford College)

Subjects: Guilford College


This album contains several 9.5"x 7" sepia photos, and two 6".5"x 4".5" sepia photos of Guilford College from around 1880 to 1900. Images include T. Gilbert Pearson's collection of stuffed birds and bird paraphernalia, Founders Hall, the Baseball and Football teams for 1900, the Philagorean literature social hall, the Westerian Literary Society Room, the library, and the interior of several classrooms (including a science lab and a science class).

Collection: MS515 Guilford College Photograph Album (Friends Historical Collection, Hege Library, Guilford College)

Subjects: Guilford College


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