Evie C. Spencer Papers,1909-1968

Collection Number: 37-5-2880

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Evie C. Spencer papers, 1909-1968
Collection Number:
37-5-2880
Creator:
Evie Lee Carpenter Spencer, 1886-1984.
Quantity:
.3 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Photographs, correspondence, memorandum booklets, diplomas and certificates, Cornell ephemera, alumni surveys, and other papers.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Photographs, correspondence, memorandum booklets, diplomas and certificates, Cornell ephemera, alumni surveys, and other papers of an African-American woman student at Cornell University. Includes letters from Emily and Isabel Howland
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Evie Lee Spencer graduated from Cornell University in 1918.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Photographs, correspondence, memorandum booklets, diplomas and certificates, Cornell ephemera, alumni surveys, and other papers of an African-American woman student at Cornell University. Includes letters from Emily and Isabel Howland
SUBJECTS

Names:
Spencer, Evie Lee Carpenter, 1886-1984.
Howland, Emily, 1827-1929.
Howland, Isabel, 1959-1942.
Cornell University--Students.

Subjects:
Women college students--New York (State)--Ithaca.
African American college students--New York (State)--Ithaca.

Form and Genre Terms:
Photographs.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Evie C. Spencer papers, #37-5-2880. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
Biographical Information
n.d.
Box 1 Folder 2
Correspondence
1913, 1918, 1922, 1920
Box 1 Folder 3
Correspondence
1933, 1934
Box 1 Folder 4
Correspondence
1935, 1938, 1939
Box 1 Folder 5
Correspondence
1941
Box 1 Folder 6
Correspondence
1942
Box 1 Folder 7
Correspondence
1951, 1981
Box 1 Folder 8
Newspaper Clippings
1968
Box 1 Folder 9
Copies of Howland-Spencer Correspondence
1913-1951
Box 1 Folder 10
Fiftieth Reunion, 1918
1968
Box 1 Folder 10
Women
Box 1 Folder 11
Photographs
1913-1951
Box 1 Folder 12
Cornell Paperweight
Box 1 Folder 13
Three Address Cards
Box 1 Folder 14
"Flower Guide"
Box 1 Folder 15
"Land Bird's Bird Guide"
Box 1 Folder 16
"I Have Called You Friends"
Box 1 Folder 17
Confederate Five Dollar bill and coin
Box 2 Folder 1
Diary
1914
Box 2 Folder 2
Diary
1914-1936
Box 2 Folder 3
Memo Book
pre-1922, n.d.
Box 2 Folder 4
Address Book
1921
Box 2 Folder 5
Diary
1922-1924
Box 2 Folder 6
Memo Book
1935-1953
Box 2 Folder 7
Address Book
1940's
Box 2 Folder 8
Memo Book
1955
Box 2 Folder 9
Memo Book
1963
Box 2 Folder 10
Memo Book
1965
Box 2 Folder 11
Memo Book
1965-1966
Box 2 Folder 12
Memo Book
1966
Box 2 Folder 13
Address Book
1966-1968
Box 2 Folder 14
Memo Book
1967
Box 2 Folder 15
Doodle Diary
1967
Box 2 Folder 16
Memo Book/Diary
1967
Box 2 Folder 17
Memo Book
1969-1973
Box 2 Folder 18
Memo Book
1976
Box 2 Folder 19
Address Book
n.d.