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Ernest Wilson Glass is an alumnus of Wake Forest College., Class of 1944. He later served as pastor of many North Carolina Baptist churches. These photographs were taken by Glass and others on the Wake Forest College campus, Wake Forest, North Carolina 1942-44, during his student years. The snapshots are of male and female friends, the Woman's Army Corps of the Army Finance School marching on Gore Field; his Greek Class #23; and Professor Thane McDonald. The collection includes black and white photographic prints and negatives.

Biographical and Historical Note

Ernest Wilson Glass is an alumnus of Wake Forest College, Class of 1944. He later served as pastor of many North Carolina Baptist churches.

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Collection Overview

These photographs were taken by Glass and others on the Wake Forest College campus, Wake Forest, North Carolina 1942-44, during his student years. The snapshots are of male and female friends, the Woman's Army Corps of the Army Finance School marching on Gore Field; his Greek Class #23; and Professor Thane McDonald. The collection includes black and white photographic prints and negatives.

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Collection Inventory

  • Photographs / Box 1 (The following photographs were taken on the Wake Forest College campus, Wake Forest, North Carolina from 1942 to 1944.)
    • Scott Meredith and  Robert Forbes (1942.) / Box 1 Folder 1
    • Scott Meredith and Robert Forbes on the steps of the Wake Forest Baptist Church (1942.) / Box 1 Folder 2
    • Students. 4 males, 2 females, unidentified (Summer, 1943.) / Box 1 Folder 3
    • Students, 4 males, 2 females, unidentified (Summer, 1943.) / Box 1 Folder 4
    • Army Finance School. W.A.C. Marching on Gore Field (1943.) / Box 1 Folder 5
    • Army Finance School. W.A.C. Marching on Gore Field (1943.) / Box 1 Folder 6
    • Earl Parker (1943.) / Box 1 Folder 7
    • Lawrence Highfield on right and unidentified student (1943.) / Box 1 Folder 8
    • Janie Hobgood (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 9
    • Lib Siegler, Anne Inman,  Ernest Glass and  Helen Hales (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 10
    • Lib Siegler, Howard Bland, Anne Inman, Ernest Glass, and Helen Hales (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 11
    • Lib Seigler, Anne Inman, Woody Wall, and Helen Hales (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 12
    • Lib Siegler, Howard Bland, Anne Inman, Helen Hale, and "Woody" Wall (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 13
    • Lib Siegler / Box 1 Folder 14
    • Lib Seigler, Anne Inman, Janie Hobgood (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 15
    • Anne Inman, Helen Hales, Lib Siegler, and Howard Bland (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 16
    • Anne Inman (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 17
    • Helen Hales (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 18
    • Thane McDonold (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 19
    • Lib Siegler, Anne Inman and Helen Hales (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 20
    • Carolyn Vick (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 21
    • Rachel Thompson and  E.C. Watson (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 22
    • Greek 23. Classs members: Earl Parker, Ernest Glass, C.B. Earp, Leo Hawkins, Mack Bryan, Peyton Royall, John Chandler, and  R.O. Bennett (February, 1944.) / Box 1 Folder 23
    • Lib Seigler, Anne Inman, and Janie Hobgood (1944.) / Box 1 Folder 24

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Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Glass, Ernest W.
Title
Ernest W. Glass Photograph Collection
ID
MS521
Date [inclusive]
1942-1944
Extent
0.21 linear feet 1 half-letter box

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Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 2004
Revision Description
 Rebecca Petersen 2014
Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research. 
Copyright Notice
The nature of the WFU Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of ZSR Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source. 
Acquisitions Information
Gift from Reverend Ernest W. Glass, Brevard, North Carolina July 26, 1998. 
Processing Information
Processed by John Woodard. Encoded by Apex, December, 2004. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA), with support provided through North Carolina ECHO
Preferred Citation
MS521, Ernest W. Glass Photograph Collection, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. 

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