Menu

Guide to the Walter P. Sprunt Papers, 1918-1950

Abstract

President of the Seamen's Friend Society of Wilmington, N.C. Chiefly financial records and other papers of the Seamen's Friend Society, with a few items relating to charitable contributions around 1918. Several items also concern the United Laymen's Association of Wilmington.

Descriptive Summary

Collection Number
RL.01244
Title
Walter P. Sprunt papers
Date
1918-1950
Creator
Sprunt, Walter P.
Extent
0.8 Linear Feet, Approximately 200 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

Chiefly financial records and other papers of the Seamen's Friend Society, with a few items relating to charitable contributions around 1918. Several items also concern the United Laymen's Association of Wilmington.

Restrictions on Access & Use

A majority of collections are stored off site and must be requested at least 48 business hours in advance for retrieval. Contact Rubenstein Library staff before visiting. Read More »

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

1. Walter P. Sprunt Papers, 1918-1950

2 boxes

Box 1 includes leases and other legal documents for various properties. Box 2 chiefly consists of Seaman's Friend Society vouchers and a YMCA file.

Papers, A-S
Box 1
Papers, S-Y
Box 2

Historical Note

Walter P. Sprunt was the president of the Seamen's Friend Society of Wilmington, N.C.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Walter P. Sprunt Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Walter P. Sprunt Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 1975.

Processing Information

Processed by Rubenstein Library staff

Encoded by Carrie Mills, May 2011

Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 10-4-75

Materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.