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Guide to the Monroe Evans Papers, 1922-1972

Summary

First Jewish mayor of Fayetteville, N.C. Collection contains papers mainly from his term in office, 1965-1969. There is correspondence and materials from his campaign; a significant collection of pictures taken during his tenure; and scrapbooks holding pictures, letters, clippings, items relating to his chairmanship of the Cumberland Co. United Services Fund, original writings and poetry.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.00370
Title
Monroe Evans papers
Date
1922-1972
Creator
Evans, Monroe E.
Extent
0.6 Linear Feet, 95 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

Collection contains papers mainly from his term in office, 1965-1969. There is correspondence and materials from his campaign; a significant collection of pictures taken during his tenure; as well as clippings, programs and printed materials.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Monroe Evans Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Clippings, 1959-1966
Box 1
Miscellany, 1962-1966
Box 1
Photographs, 1965-1967
Box 1
Printed materials, 1957-1967
Box 1
Programs, 1965-1968
Box 1
 

Historical Note

Mayor of Fayetteville, N.C.

Related Material

Duke University also holds the Evans Family Papers, which includes scrapbooks kept by Monroe Evans during his mayoral term.


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Provenance

The Monroe Evans Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 1977.

Processing Information

Processed by Meghan Lyon, April 2011

Encoded by Meghan Lyon, April 2011