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Identifier

Accession 200

Inclusive Dates

1913-1968

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

1000 pieces, 3 bound volumes, 1.00 linear

Language

English

Historical Note

Dr. Celesta Wine Shippey was a World traveler, club woman, and Winthrop College Professor of English, 1941-1965. Much of her research focused on the 16th century writer Nathaniel Woodes who wrote the morality play, Conflict of Conscience.

Scope and Content Note

The Celesta Wine Shippey Papers consists of correspondence, photographs, speeches, newspaper clippings, publications, and other papers related to her research, club activities, and her travels as a Fulbright Fellow. Dr. Shippey served as a professor of English at Winthrop from 1945 to 1961. Much of her research as an English professor focused on the 16th century writer Nathaniel Woodes who wrote the morality play, Conflict of Conscience.

Also of interest are the photographic albums kept by Dr. Shippey, including photographs of Denmark (She attended Brethren Church) in 1913 through 1916, Manchester College, Oak Park, Illinois (ca 1920), Europe (1955), and Pakistan (1957-1958).

Provenance

The papers of Celesta Wine Shippey were received by the Archives on July 24, 1978 from Dr. Shippey.

Keywords

Fulbright Fellows, Nathaniel Woodes, Pakistan, Winthrop College, Denmark, Manchester College, Oak Park Illinois, Roses

Copyright

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Celesta Wine Shippey Papers - Accession 200

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