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Hubert McNeill Poteat Papers

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H.M. Poteat was an alumnus of Wake Forest College (Class of 1906); professor of Latin and head of the Classics Department, Wake Forest College for 44 years; author; organist; Grand Master of the North Carolina Lodge and Past Potentate of the Sudan Temple of the Shrine.

His papers reflect his personal and professional interest and include reprints of his writings; a notebook (ca. 1907); a bibliography; a mimeographed copy of sheet music for "Gentle Mother" and the  "Sudan Temple March" ; clippings; a photograph; a typescript copy of his commencement address  "Foundation Stones" delivered at Wake Forest College, Wake Forest, North Carolina, May 21, 1956; and extracts from the journal of Mrs. Wilma Parrish describing Dr. Poteat's funeral, 1958.

Biographical and Historical Note

H.M. Poteat was an alumnus of Wake Forest College (Class of 1906); professor of Latin and head of the Classics Department, Wake Forest College for 44 years; author; organist; Grand Master of the  North Carolina Lodge and Past Potentate of the  Sudan Temple of the Shrine.

Collection Overview

His papers reflect his personal and professional interest and include reprints of his writings; a notebook (ca. 1907); a bibliography; a mimeographed copy of sheet music for "Gentle Mother" and the  "Sudan Temple March" ; clippings; a photograph; a typescript copy of his commencement address  "Foundation Stones" delivered at Wake Forest College, Wake Forest, North Carolina, May 21, 1956; and extracts from the journal of Mrs.  Wilma Parrish describing Dr. Poteat's funeral, 1958.

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Poteat, Hubert McNeill, 1886-1958
Title
Hubert McNeill Poteat Papers,
ID
MS92
Date [inclusive]
1907-1958
Extent
3.0 linear feet  2 Bankers Boxes
Mixed materials [Box]
1
Mixed materials [Box]
2

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 2004
Access Restrictions
Collection is open. 
Copyright Notice
Copyright for materials resides with the creators of the items in question or their descendants, unless otherwise designated. Users of this collection are responsible for using the materials in conformance with U.S. copyright law. 
Preferred Citation
MS 92, Hubert McNeill Poteat Papers, 1907-1958, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. 

Poteat-Gunter Family Scrapbook, 1938-1958 MF 23

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