Zilpah Tignor Collection LU-222
Zilpah Tignor graduated from [then] State Female Normal School in 1902. After graduation, Tignor spent many years teaching in the public schools in Hampton, Virginia.
The items in this collection were donated to the Greenwood Library Archives by Anne Windler Inman, great-niece of Zilpah Tignor, in November 29, 2004.
Scope and Content
This collection dates from 1902 to 1913 and consists of an invitation to the graduation exercises for the January class of 1902 at State Female Normal School, letters of recommendation for Zilpah Tignor from her professors, a 1902 Virginian yearbook, and information regarding the Seaside Summer Normal School in Norfolk, Virginia.
This collection consists of .75 linear feet contained in (1) archival flat box.
There are no restrictions to access or use for research purposes.
Digitized copies of the letters are available, as well as a transcription of the contents.
Contents of Collection
Box 1 of 1:
Invitation to graduation exercises, State Female Normal School, January 1902
Seaside Summer Normal School, letter to faculty, April 25, 1913
Seaside Summer Normal School, list of faculty, 1913
1902 Virginian (yearbook)