William G. Phelps scrapbooks
Scope and Contents
William G. Phelps scrapbooks consist of newspaper clippings on topics related to Centenary College of Louisiana. Topics include sports (football, baseball, and basketball), music performances, festivals, and debate competitions. Consists primarily of clippings from Shreveport newspapers such as Shreveport Times, Shreveport Journal, and The Caucasian.
- 1927 - 1940
- Phelps, William G., 1872-1958 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Physical rights are retained by the Centenary College of Louisiana Archives and Special Collections. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.
Biographical / Historical
William G. Phelps served as professor at Centenary College of Louisiana from 1923 to 1949. He taught Greek, Latin, German, Classical Literature, History, and Philosophy. Phelps is the author of The Glory That Was Greece and Other Sketches (Shreveport, LA: Published by Rev. James Lolakas, 1937), Lessing, the Champion of Universal Brotherhood (Shreveport, LA: Centenary College, 1939), Two Roman Papers (Shreveport, LA: Centenary College of Louisiana, 1939).
4 Linear Feet
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection appears to have been donated before 1976.
- Finding Aid to the
- Created by Diane Kaplan approximately 1975, updated by Chris Brown in 2020.
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