Guide to the Elliott Crayton McCants Papers, 1886-1950
Superintendent of schools in Anderson, S.C.; author.
The collection contains largely correspondence concerning the publication of McCants' writings.
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
- McCants, Elliott Crayton, 1865-1953.
- Elliott Crayton McCants papers, 1886-1950
- Language of Material
- 2.5 Linear Feet, 163 Items
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Chiefly correspondence by E.C. McCants concerning the publication of his writings. Some letters refer to school issues. Also includes contracts for published books, copies of his writings, clippings, and a program of a banquet given in 1940 in honor of E.C. McCants. His field of writing most often concerned South Carolina history and legends.
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Elliott Crayton McCants was superintendent of schools in Anderson, SC and an author.
[Identification of item], Elliott Crayton McCants Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
The Elliott Crayton McCants Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift and deposit in 1956-1957.
Processed by Rubenstein Library staff, August 2011
Encoded by Kimberly Sims, August 2011
Accession(s) described in this finding aid: A56-128, A56-147
Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.
This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.