Manuscript Collection

Oakland Park Research Collection - Accession 1088 - M498 (549)

Title

Oakland Park Research Collection - Accession 1088 - M498 (549)

Authors

Oakland Park

Files

Identifier

Accession 1088 - M498 (549)

Inclusive Dates

1995, 1996, nd

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

12 pieces

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of several articles about Rock Hill, SC in the 1890s that discusses Oakland Park by Louise Pettus and an article and research about Oakland Park by Paul Gettys. Oakland Park was designed by Joseph Forsyth Johnson and was located on Oakland Avenue where Winthrop University is today. The land that comprised the park was given to Winthrop as incentive to move to Rock Hill, SC from Columbia, SC in 1895.

Provenance

The collection was compiled by Gina White, Director of Archives, from articles given to her by Paul Gettys and Louise Pettus and research done by Archives Student Assistant, Morgan Rodgers.

Copyright

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

Oakland Park Research Collection - Accession 1088 - M498 (549)

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