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Centenary College of Louisiana


Found in 114 Collections and/or Records:

Centenary College of Louisiana Library bookplate

Identifier: SC-Cent. Misc. Mss. 88
Scope and Contents

Centenary College of Louisiana Library bookplate numbered 1016.

Dates: circa 1860

Centenary College of Louisiana photograph negative collection

Identifier: CCL-2019-007
Scope and Contents The Centenary College of Louisiana photograph negative collection consists of images depicting the college, its faculty and students, campus events, and athletics. Many of the images were published in Centenary’s Yoncopin yearbook and Conglomerate student newspaper in 1951 and 1952.The titles used in “Series 1: Photographic negatives” reflect titles written on the original envelopes, though some titles have been edited for clarity, and some unidentified images have been titled....
Dates: 1950 - 1954

Centenary College of Louisiana President's Office records

Identifier: CCL-President's Office
Scope and Contents Correspondence from Louisiana governors consist of letters (1849-1869) identifying students selected by the governor’s office to receive a free education at Centenary College. Act 179, Section 3 of the first session of the second legislature of the state of Louisiana on January 17, 1848, states: “That it shall be the duty of the faculty of said Centenary College to have at all times in the said institution, and to education gratuitously ten indigent young men, to be designated by the...
Dates: 1849 - 1869

Centenary College of Louisiana Student Literary Society programs

Identifier: SC-Cent. Misc. Mss. 68
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of programs for exhibitions presented by student literary societies at Centenary College of Louisiana. Included are programs for joint exhibitions of the Union Literary Society and Franklin Institute (1856 March 7; 1856 July 29; 1883 June 5). Also included are programs for exhibitions of the Lafayette Society (1856 April 19) and Eclectic Literary Institute (1859 July 27).

Dates: 1856 - 1883

Centenary College of Louisiana Student records

Identifier: CCL-Student
Scope and Contents This collection consists of student records of Centenary College of Louisiana (Jackson, Louisiana). It includes manuscript volumes about enrollment, attendance, grades, and demerits. The records document students in Centenary’s college and preparatory departments.Information about Centenary’s preparatory department appears in the manuscript volume titled “Monthly Record of Recitations and Attendance” (1845-1860). On pages 1-2, an introduction describes the early history of the...
Dates: 1845 - 1906

Centenary College of Louisiana Treasurer records

Identifier: CCL-Treasurer
Scope and Contents This collection consists of financial records maintained by the treasurer of Centenary College of Louisiana (Jackson, La.). It consists of the following – Series 1: Manuscript volumes (1846-1906), Series 2: Bills, accounts, receipts (1841-1906).Series 1: Manuscript volumes (1846-1906) include account books, daybooks, and cashbooks. The account books commonly list financial transactions grouped by person or subject. The daybooks and cashbooks provide a daily list of income and...
Dates: 1841 - 1906

Centenary State Historic Site collection

Identifier: SC-Cent. Misc. Mss. 500
Scope and Contents Collection consists of material documenting Centenary College of Louisiana (Jackson, La.) and its successor, the Centenary State Historic Site. Collection includes clippings (1972-2012), Friends of Old Centenary meeting agendas (2011-2013), and facsimile photographs with an identification sheet (circa 1880-1935). Printed items (1966-2012) include invitations, brochures, and a Centenary State Historic Site Tour Guide Manual. Typescripts include contracts for construction of the college's...
Dates: circa 1880 - 2013

Centenary Women's Club records

Identifier: SC-Mss. Coll. 11
Scope and Contents

Centenary Women's Club records include administrative and financial records, correspondence, meeting minutes, photographs, and a scrapbook.

Dates: 1927 - 1964

Chi Phi Fraternity, Beta Chapter collection

Identifier: SC-Cent. Misc. Mss. 243
Scope and Contents Collection consists of material about the Chi Phi fraternity, Beta chapter at Centenary College of Louisiana (1858-1861). A membership list includes each fraternity member’s city of residence and biographical sketch. This information was originally published in The Chi Phi Fraternity, Centennial Memorial Volume: Commemorating the Centennial Anniversary of the Princeton Society of Chi Phi to Which the Fraternity Owes Its Existence and Dedicated to the Memory of Those of Our Membership Who...
Dates: 1924

Collection of Centenary State Commemorative Area materials

Identifier: SC-Cent. Misc. Mss. 186
Scope and Contents Collection consists of material related to the Centenary State Commemorative Area, the former location of Centenary College of Louisiana (Jackson, La.). Included are items about the “Song of the Felicianas” pageant staged in 1984; the pageant concerned the history of Jackson, Centenary College, and the Feliciana parishes. A brochure (circa 1980) from the Feliciana Chamber of Commerce identifies historic sites in the region. Also included is a brief history (circa 1980) about East...
Dates: circa 1980-1984