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William Preston Few records and papers, 1814-1971

Author: W P Few; Duke University. President.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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The William Preston Few Records and Papers contain correspondence from Few's office files as President of Trinity College and Duke University, reports, clippings, copies of speeches and manuscripts, memorandum books, bound volumes, index cards that catalog Few's office files, and other types of printed material. Major subjects include education; philanthropy; the development of Trinity College from its beginning in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Clippings
Named Person: James Buchanan Duke; W P Few
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: W P Few; Duke University. President.
OCLC Number: 55635814
Description: 69000 items (70.0 linear ft.)
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The William Preston Few Records and Papers contain correspondence from Few's office files as President of Trinity College and Duke University, reports, clippings, copies of speeches and manuscripts, memorandum books, bound volumes, index cards that catalog Few's office files, and other types of printed material. Major subjects include education; philanthropy; the development of Trinity College from its beginning in Randolph County, N.C. to Duke University; James B. Duke and the development of the Duke Endowment; Trinity and Duke departmental operations; the school's relationship with the Methodist Church; and business of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South.

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