Manuscript Collection

Lander Family History - Accession 715 #109

Title

Lander Family History - Accession 715 #109

Files

Identifier

Accession 715 #109

Inclusive Dates

1986

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

26 pieces

Language

English;

Historical Note

Dr. Frances Lander Spain (1903-1999) was a 1925 graduate of Winthrop with a Bachelor of Arts and later received a B. L. S. from Emory University (1936) and M. A. and Ph. D degrees from the University of Chicago (1940, 1944). Dr. Spain would later serve as the Director of Library and Professor of library science at Winthrop (1936-1949).

Scope and Content Note

The Lander Family History consists of a history of the Lander family descended from Samuel (1833-1904) and Laura Ann McPherson (1833-1914) of Lincolnton, North Carolina. The history titled The Descendants of Samuel and Laura Ann McPherson Lander was assembled by Frances Lander Spain (1903-1999) in 1986 and covers the Lander family from 1818-1986. A few of the allied families include: Drew, Faria, Henderson, Leonard, Long, McLees, McLeod, Prince, Slade, Stone, Sullivan, Williams.

Provenance

The Lander Family History was given to the Archives by Frances Lander Spain on May 29, 1987.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Lander Family History - Accession 715 #109

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