Berea College Archives Vertical File Collection,ca. 1860-1982

Descriptive Summary

Title
Berea College Archives Vertical File Collection,ca. 1860-1982
Creator
Berea College
Extent
16.6 lin. ft.
Subjects
Berea's First Century, 1855 -- 1955, by Elizabeth S. Peck (book)
Berea, Kentucky -- Berea College
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:M. Plarr
Repository
Berea College

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
These are predominantly newspaper clippings relating to Berea College, compiled as a reference resource by special collections staff. In addition, some publications are included, as are fragmentary notes by Elizabeth Peck, a former history professor at Berea who authored the College history, BEREA'S FIRST CENTURY, 1855 - 1955 (1955).
Clippings, drawn from local and regional newspapers, relate to Berea College academic and administrative programs and activities and are reflective of the role of the College in the affairs of the community and region.