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Roy N. Walters Papers

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Abstract

Scope and Contents

Administrative Information

Detailed Description

Correspondence

Writings and Speeches

Class Materials

Organizations, Interests, and Other Work

Evaluation Committees

Berea College Class of 1927

Turkey Semester Abroad

Personal and Biographical

Photography and Photographs

Scrapbooks and Ephemera



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Roy N. Walters Papers, 1927-1993 | Berea College Special Collections and Archives Catalog

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Collection Overview

Title: Roy N. Walters Papers, 1927-1993Add to your cart.

ID: RG 09/9.54

Primary Creator: Walters, Roy N.

Extent: 27.0 MS boxes

Arrangement:

Arrangement is series as follows:

Series 1: Correspondence- Walters' correspondence with various College and Foundation School figures including W. Jesse Baird, William J. Hutchins and Fracis S. Hutchins.

Series 2: Writings and Speeches- includes articles written for the Associated Press, papers written for research projects, pieces for the Berea Citizen column "School Talk," and various speeches given by Walters.

Series 3: Class Materials- inlcludes class assignments, papers written by students and lecture notes for classes taught by Walters at both the Foundation School and College.

Series 4: Organizations, Interests, and Other Work- materials including clippings, minutes and papers for many of the organizations in which Walters was involved with both as a faculty and community member.

Series 5: Evaulation Committees- materials including minutes and papers for evaluation committees for which Walters was a member.

Series 6: Berea College Class of 1927 - Correspondence and other materials related to the Berea College Class of 1927 of which Walters and his wife, Lillie Mae Crouch, were both members.

Series 7: Turkey Semester Abroad - Materials including correspondence and papers from Walters' 1964 semester abroad working in Turkey through the United Church Board of Ministries.

Series 8: Personal and Biographical - Correspondence, personal materials and photographs of Walters.

Series 9: Photography and Photographs - Instructional  materials and numerous photographs taken by Walters, an avid photographer.

Series 10: Scrapbooks and Ephemera - Includes scrapbooks from the Berea College Class of 1927 as well as various certificates and photograph books.

Subjects: Berea, (Ky.), Berea College, Berea College -- Affiliated Schools -- Foundation School, Berea College -- Affiliated Schools -- Foundation School -- History, Berea College -- Dean of Men, Berea College -- Faculty

Languages: English

Abstract

Born in West Virginia, Roy N. Walters graduated from Berea College with a BA in Sociology in 1927 and began teaching printing classes for the Foundation School.  He would quickly become a full-time teacher for the school and its Dean in1943.  Walters served as Dean of the Foundation School until his retirement in 1968.  Until 1958, Walters also served as the Dean of Men.

While a student at Berea College, Walters worked in the Printing Department. Immediately following graduation he became an assistant to the Superintendent of the Berea College Press, Editor of the Berea Citizen, and taught classes in printing before becoming a full-time teacher at the Foundation School. During his time teaching, he also earned his MA at the University of Kentucky and, as a Dean, he earned his Ed.S. degree from Peabody College in Nashville. Walters married his Berea College classmate Lillian (Lillie Mae) Mae Crouch in 1928. The Walters had two children - Bonnie and Roy Jr.  Lillie Mae also worked at the Berea College hospital as a record librarian and later started the record librarian program at Eastern Kentucky.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

These are the papers of Roy N. Walters, teacher and Dean of the Berea College Foundation School from 1927 until his retirement in 1968.  Included in the papers are correspondence, writings and speeches, class materials and publications regarding teaching, records regarding his work with college and community organizations, correspondence with members of the Berea College graduating class of 1927, personal and biographical papers, photographs and scrapbooks.  Included in the papers are records and materials of Lillie Mae Crouch Walters.

Subject/Index Terms

Berea, (Ky.)
Berea College
Berea College -- Affiliated Schools -- Foundation School
Berea College -- Affiliated Schools -- Foundation School -- History
Berea College -- Dean of Men
Berea College -- Faculty

Administrative Information

Repository: Berea College Special Collections and Archives Catalog

Access Restrictions: Records can be accessed through the Reading Room, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College.

Use Restrictions: There are no restrictions on the collection other than federal copyright regulations.

Preferred Citation: [Item/Folder/Box Identification], RG 09/9.54 Roy N. Walters Papers, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Berea, Ky.

Processing Information: Additional processing took place in October 2016. New finding aid 2016.


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[Series 2: Writings and Speeches],
[Series 3: Class Materials],
[Series 4: Organizations, Interests, and Other Work],
[Series 5: Evaluation Committees],
[Series 6: Berea College Class of 1927],
[Series 7: Turkey Semester Abroad],
[Series 8: Personal and Biographical],
[Series 9: Photography and Photographs],
[Series 10: Scrapbooks and Ephemera],
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Series 8: Personal and BiographicalAdd to your cart.
Box 19Add to your cart.
Folder 9: College memorabiliaAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: College Notes/CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: College Notes/CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Fishing Friends, Correspondence and otherAdd to your cart.
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Folder 13: Miscellaneous CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Miscellaneous CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Miscellaneous CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Wedding CongratulationsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Applications and TranscriptsAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Business PapersAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Articles about WaltersAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Articles about WaltersAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Graduate StudiesAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: March/April 1978 Alumnus ArticleAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: George Peabody School for TeachersAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Certificates and AwardsAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: NY College Summer Service Group,1925Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Lillie Mae Crouch Walters: Biography and AwardsAdd to your cart.
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Folder 13: Lillie Mae Crouch Walters: Honor CertificatesAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Lillie Mae Crouch Walters: Lesson PlansAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Lillie Mae Crouch Walters: Lesson Plans / Notes, Medical Record Science 110, 1970-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Lillie Mae Crouch Walters: Lesson PlansAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Pages from Scrapbook of Roy WaltersAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Family PhotographsAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Family PhotographsAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Family PhotographsAdd to your cart.

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[Series 5: Evaluation Committees],
[Series 6: Berea College Class of 1927],
[Series 7: Turkey Semester Abroad],
[Series 8: Personal and Biographical],
[Series 9: Photography and Photographs],
[Series 10: Scrapbooks and Ephemera],
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