Inventory of the Everett Family Papers, 1919-1967
The papers are those of R. Oscar Everett and his wife, Katherine (Robinson) Everett, prominent attorneys and civic leaders in Durham, N.C. The collection is comprised primarily of correspondence concerning the Durham-Orange County Historical Association, the Bennett Place Memorial Commission, the prohibition movement in N.C. after the repeal of the 18th Amendment, and the Durham County Bar Association. The collection also contains minutes and reports of the Durham-Orange County Historical Association; publications of the city of Durham; national defense material; an address delivered by Katherine Everett at a Methodist Board of Education Seminar at Duke University in 1948, entitled, Idealism in the Political Process; and other items of a varied nature.
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
- Everett family.
- Everett Family Papers, 1919-1967
- Language of Material
- 2.4 Linear Feet, 250 Items
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[Identification of item], Everett Family Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
The Everett Family Papers were acquired by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library by 1998.
Processed by Rubenstein Library Staff.
Encoded by Kimberly Sims, January 2011
Accession is described in this finding aid.
Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.
This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.