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Guide to the Clydie F. Scarborough Papers, 1918-1984, undated

Collection Overview

Includes correspondence, financial papers, legal and administrative papers, clippings, writings, and printed material pertaining to the Scarborough Nursery School, Talladega College, the United Fund Agency and other non-profit organizations, and John C. Scarborough, Mrs. Scarborough's husband. The collection documents, in part, the work of Mrs. Scarborough to provide effective and healthy daycare for African-American children in Durham, N.C. Includes photographs of the Scarborough Nursery School, a 1946 report from the Education Planning Council for Durham, N.C. City Schools, Fullwood family genealogical papers, and documents from the North Carolina Daycare Association.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Clydie F. Scarborough papers 1918-1984, undated
Creator
Scarborough, Clydie Fullwood.
Extent
950 Items
Repository
Duke University. David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Language
English.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

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Contents of the Collection

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.: General, 1919, Mar.-1984, Feb., undated
Box 1
Clippings: General, 1954, Mar.-1973, Oct., undated
Box 1
Correspondence: Personal, 1923, Sept.-1989, Jan., undated
(2 folders)
Box 1
General, 1943, May-1973, Sept., undated
Box 1
Clippings, 1958, Sept.-1979, Aug., undated
Box 1
Financial: Clydie's accident, tax information, general receipts, 1933, Jan.-1988, Sept., undated
Box 1
Fullwood, Robert F.: Estate and funeral information, 1952
Box 1
Genealogy, 1983, July-1989, undated
Box 1
Legal papers: Clydie's settlement for women's compensation from Scarborough Nursery School, Inc., 1977, July-1978, undated
Box 1
Administrative papers, undated
Box 1
Executive Board meeting, 1972, Nov.-1974, Sept.
Box 1
Notes: Miscellaneous, 1965, June, undated
Box 2
Family, 1975-1989, undated
(3 folders)
Box 2
Scarborough Nursery School, Inc., 1937-1982, Apr., undated
Box 2
Printed material, 1926-1988, July, undated
(3 folders)
Box 2
St. Joseph's A.M.E. Church: Printed material, 1953, Sept.-1985, Feb., undated
Box 3
Administrative papers, 1952, Sept.-1980, May, undated
Box 3
Clippings, 1957, Aug.-1984, May, undated
Box 3
Correspondence, 1945, Apr.-1982, May, undated
Box 3
Ephemera, undated
Box 3
Financial, 1940, Sept.-1982, July, undated
Box 3
Printed material, 1945, Aug.-1986, June, undated
(2 folders)
Box 3
Writings and speeches, 1954, June, undated
(2 folders)
Box 3
Personal, 1873, June-1972, Feb., undated
Box 3
Scarborough and Hargett Funeral directors, 1974, Feb.-1988, June, undated
Box 3
Stanford, Peter: Grandson of Clydie, 1953, Mar.-1989, Feb., undated
Box 3
Alumni information, 1972, Apr.-1979, June, undated
Box 3
Photographs, 1922, undated
Box 4
Printed material, 1920, Mar.-1988
Box 4
Clippings, undated
Box 4
Correspondence, 1951, June-1959, Oct., undated
Box 4
Printed material, 1949, Apr.-1981, June, undated
Box 4
Writings and Speeches: General, undated
Box 4
Miscellaneous, 1944, 1945, undated
Box 4
Clippings, General, 1951, Sept.-1972, Sept., undated
Oversize Box 99
Correspondence, Personal, 1923, Sept.-1926, June
Box 4
Daycare, General, 1943, May-1973, Sept., undated
Box 4
Daycare, Clippings, 1951, Apr.-1978, Feb. undated
Box 4
Printed Material, 1950, Apr.-1982, Apr.
Box 4
Clippings, 1957, Aug.-1982, Apr., undated
Box 4
Photographs, 1932, undated
Box 4
Stanford, Peter, 1953
Box 4
United Fund and other non-profit agencies, clippings, 1950, May-1965, Apr., undated
Box 4
United Fund and other non-profit agencies, printed material, 1949, Apr.-1981, June, undated
Oversize Cabinet OC:I:2

Historical Note

Grandchild of Fabius and Adelle Fullwood, former slaves of Opilaka, Ala.; manager of Scarborough Nursery School, Inc.; and an active participant in civic, religious, social, and community organizations of Durham, N.C.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], The Clydie F. Scarborough Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Processing Information

Processed by: L. Rene Hardwick

Completed May 1, 1993

Encoded by Alvin D. Pollock and Stephen Miller

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.