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Southern Interscholastic Press Association (SIPA), 1937 - 1991

 Series — Box: 1-6, Folder: 1-117

Scope and Contents

Items in this series are relevant to the Southern Interscholastic Press Association. Within this series are correspondence between speakers for the conventions and O.W. Riegel, photographs of the annual convention, SIPA programs, Quill and Scroll Banquet artifacts, and speech excerpts from the various speakers. Some items and subjects of note include correspondence regarding the permission of black delegates during the process of desegregation, a scrapbook of events during the 1959 SIPA convention, a scroll from the 1954 Quill and Scroll Banquet, and a penant commemorating the SIPA conference. Major correspondents and speakers include: Cartoonists Ken Bald and John Mendelsohn, Congressman John Moss, James P. Warburg, Ferdinand Kuhn, and Abe Jones.

Dates

  • Agent Relation: 1937 - 1991

Language of Materials

All materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to research use.

Extent

2.5 Linear Feet

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, James G. Leyburn Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

Contact:
204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA