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William Ross Hill, Jr. Scrapbook Pages

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William Ross Hill, Jr. was an alumnus of Wake Forest College (1939). The collection is from W.R. Hill's days as a student at Wake Forest. The collection also includes newspaper clippings of column written by Hill for the Old Gold and Black (circa 1938-1939), invitations to dances, and a University Commencement program.

Biographical and Historical Note

William Ross Hill, Jr., was a graduate of Wake Forest College (1939). He was born August 1, 1918, in Rutherfordton, N.C., and attended the College from 1935 to 1939.

Collection Overview

This collection includes pages and memorabilia that appear to have once been in a scrapbook. They consist of a newspaper clipping of his column from the Old Gold and Black, 1938-1939; a scrapbook page consisting of a Kappa Alpha Tau Chapter invitation to a Spring dance held on April 25, 1936; a wedding invitation for Helen Katherine Taylor to Charles Isaac Harris, August 18, 1938; Chi Tau Fraternity, Delta chapter dance invitation, March 19, 1937; and an Alpha Kappa Pi Chi chapter dance invitation, held May 9, no year given.

Summary Information

Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
William Ross Hill, Jr. Scrapbook Pages
Date [inclusive]
0.21 Linear Feet  1 folder in 1 half-document box
Mixed Materials [box]

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Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Revision Description
 Revised by Caroline Fahringer, Nancy Sullivan 2019
Access Restrictions
This collection is open for use. 
Copyright Notice
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Preferred Citation
William Ross Hill, Jr., Scrapbook Pages (MS426), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. 

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