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Guide to the Monroe Evans Papers, 1922-1972

Abstract

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.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Evans, Monroe E.
Title
Monroe Evans papers 1922-1972
Language of Material
English
Extent
0.6 Linear Feet, 95 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

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.

Administrative Information

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warning Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.

Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.

warning Use Restrictions

The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

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.

Subject Headings

Related Material

Related Material

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

Preferred Citation

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

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

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.