Pauline Camper Photograph Collection
LU-197

Biographical Information

Pauline Camper was born in 1881 in Salem, Virginia. She graduated from [then] State Female Normal School in June 1901. While at the school she served on the Board of Editors for the Virginian (yearbook) and was a member of the basketball team and the Skaters Club. From 1921 to 1923 she served as Supervisor of Rural Education in Prince Edward County. In 1925 Camper earned a B.S. from the Teacher’s College in New York. From 1927 to 1928 returned to [by then] State Teachers College in Farmville as an associate professor in the Department of Education.

Provenance

It is unknown when, or by what means, this collection was acquired by Longwood University or the Greenwood Library.

Scope and Content

This collection of black & white photographs dates from the early 1920s and consists of images of Longwood campus, Farmville, and Prince Edward County.

Size

This collection consists of (8) photographic images contained in 1 archival photograph sleeve in an archival photographic binder.

Notes

There are no restrictions to access or use for archival purposes.

Contents of the Collection

   Photograph Binder #14:

197.001 - photograph, unknown date, black and white, 2.75”x4.5”, large brick house. Labeled on reverse, “Graham House, site of Francis G. Lankford building.”

197.002 - photograph, April 1923, black and white, 2.75”x4.5”, children standing in front of school building. Labeled on reverse, “Abilene School, 1923 - April.”

197.003 - photograph, April 1923, black and white, 2.75”x4.5”, Pauline Camper with small children and dog. Labeled on reverse, “Children from Throck School, April 1923. Pauline Camper.”

197.004 - photograph, April 1923, black and white, 2.75”x4.5”, schoolhouse. Labeled on reverse, “Spring Hill School, April 1923.”

197.005 - photograph, unknown date, black and white, 2.5”x3.5”, Pauline Camper and dog on High Street.

197.006 - photograph, unknown date, black and white, 2.5”x3.5”, group of children standing in front of school building.

197.007 - photograph, unknown date, black and white, 2.75”x4.5”, Venable House, Farmville. Labeled on front bottom margin, “Venable Cottage in the snow.”

197.008 - photograph, unknown date, black and white, 2.75”x4.5”, unknown large room (likely Blackwell Hall).

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