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Gibbes Patton papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPL-2011-12
Fifteen folders containing correspondence, newspaper clippings, reports, and notes regarding environmental advocacy in Spartanburg County. Collected by Ernest Gibbes Patton, biology professor at Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Dates range from the 1970s to the 1990s. Topics covered include Lawson's Fork Creek, greenspace at North Greenville College, a proposed Environmental Information Center (LOCUS), a proposed extension of Daniel Morgan Avenue, Croft State Park Strategic Plan, trees at Cowpens Battleground, student reports, and general correspondence.

Dates

  • 1971 - 1999

Creator

Condition Description

Newspapers, staples and paper clips are all freely mixed in, leading to some acid and rust transfer. Some photocopies and faxes exhibit fading.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is available by appointment only. Please contact the Kennedy Room for more information.

Extent

15 Files

Physical Location

Processing Room.

Condition Description

Newspapers, staples and paper clips are all freely mixed in, leading to some acid and rust transfer. Some photocopies and faxes exhibit fading.

Repository Details

Part of the Kennedy Room of Local History and Genealogy Repository

Contact:
Spartanburg United States