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Kenneth Tyson Raynor Papers

Finding Aid & Inventory

K.T. Raynor was an alumnus of Wake Forest College (Class of 1914), and an associate professor of mathematics at Wake Forest College from 1926 until his retirement in 1961.

His papers contain biographical information, awards and certificates, gradebooks from Wake Forest, Campbell College, and Duke, 1924-29; photographs of K.T. Raynor and family; an address; his Wake Forest College files; 1910-76 [broken series]; materials relating to his World War I service in the U.S. Navy, 1918; his writings; diplomas; and letters of recommendation, 1914-15, 1921, and undated.

Biographical and Historical Note

K.T. Raynor was an alumnus of Wake Forest College (Class of 1914), and an associate professor of mathematics at Wake Forest College from 1926 until his retirement in 1961.

Collection Overview

His papers contain biographical information, awards and certificates, gradebooks from Wake Forest, Campbell College,; and Duke, 1924-29; photographs of K.T. Raynor and family; an address; his Wake Forest College files; 1910-76 [broken series]; materials relating to his World War I service in the U.S. Navy, 1918; his writings; diplomas; and letters of recommendation, 1914-15, 1921, and undated.

Collection Inventory

  • Biographical Information Box 1
    • Raynor, Kenneth Tyson ['14] ((1890-1977).) Folder 1
    • Awards and certificates, (1923-36.) Folder 2
  • Educational Files
    • Campbell College, Buies Creek, North Carolina
      • Gradebooks, (1961-65.) Folder 3
    • Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
      • Gradebooks, (1924-25.) Folder 4
      • Master of Arts degreem (1929.) Folder 5
      • Teaching fellowship letter, (1925.) Folder 6
      • Term paper: "Mental Tests and Measurements, (n.d.) Folder 7
  • Photographs
    • Family photographs. Folder 8
    • Raynor, Kenneth T. Folder 9
  • Speeches and Addresses
    • Address to the Ahoskie, North Carolina High School Senior Class, (1925.) Folder 10
  • Wake Forest College/University
    • Bible used while a student at Wake Forest College, (1910.) Folder 11
    • Football games, Clemson vs. Wake Foret, Photographs. (1976.) Folder 12
    • Grade vooks, (1933-61.) Folder 13
    • Letters of recomendation from R.B. Lineberry, Joseph Hendron Gorrell, William Louis Poteat, E.W. Sikes, M.O. Carpenter, C.B. Morris, W.L. Lyon, Francis D. Winston, and Herbert W. Early, (1914-15; 1921, undated.) Folder 14
    • Promotion brochure(Wake Forest College), (undated.) Folder 15
    • Retirement, (1961.) Folder 16
    • Retirement Scrapbook/Congratulatory letters, (1961.) Folder 17
    • Scholarship dinner, (1976.) Folder 18
    • Student years scrapbook, (ca. 1910-1914.) Folder 19
  • World War I
    • U.S. Navy. Service, (1918.) Folder 20
  • Writings
    • Brief history of Mathematics in the U.S.A. Folder 21
    • The Historical Development of Geometry. Folder 22
  • Oversize
    • Masters Certificate, (1929.) Folder 23
    • Class of 1914. Composite photograph. Folder 24
    • W.F. Diploma, (1914.) Folder 25
    • W.F. Glee Club and Orchestra. Photograph. 2 items. [Used in the 1914 Howler where it was identified.] (1914.) Folder 26
    • Winterville, North Carolina High School diploma, (1910.) Folder 27

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Raynor, Kenneth Tyson
Title
Kenneth Tyson Raynor Papers,
ID
MS240
Date [inclusive]
1910-1976
Extent
3.0 linear feet  1 bankers box and one oversized box
General Physical Description note
1.25  2
Mixed materials [Box]
1

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
MS240, Kenneth Tyson Raynor Papers, 1910-1976, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. 

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