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Christine N. Forbes Ephemera

 Collection — Box: Multi-Collection Box 03
Identifier: LU-406

Scope and Contents

The record book in this collection, which dates from 1922 to 1924 and from 1934 to 1938, contains information about classes taken and grades earned.


  • Creation: 1922 - 1938

Conditions Governing Access

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

Biographical / Historical

Christine Nowlin Forbes of Roanoke, Virginia was born in 1903 to Thomas E. and Lizzie Forbes. In 1922, she enrolled as a student at State Normal School for Women and earned her diploma in 1924. While a student at State Normal School for Women, Forbes was a member of the Roanoke Club, the Cunningham Literary Society, the Athletic Association, and YWCA. She returned to by then-State Teachers College and earned her bachelor’s degree in 1938.


1 Folder

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Custodial History

The item in this collection belonged to Christine N. Forbes when she was a student at State Normal School and at State Teachers College. It was later acquired by Nancy Shelton during her tenure with the Longwood University Department of Alumni Relations. It is unknown when the collection was transferred to the Greenwood Library Archives.

Benedict Chatelain
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Repository Details

Part of the Greenwood Library Archives and Special Collections Repository

Janet D. Greenwood Library
401 Redford Street
Farmville VA 23909 United States