Manuscript Collection

William Cloud Hicklin Collection - Accession 1095 - M504 (554)

Title

William Cloud Hicklin Collection - Accession 1095 - M504 (554)

Files

Identifier

Accession 1095 - M504 (554)

Inclusive Dates

1926-1931

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

9 pieces

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of copies of photographs, newspaper articles, identification cards, and telegraph messages pertaining to Rock Hill native William Cloud Hicklin, II (1904-1995) and his aviation career in the postal service, air circus, and in the movies. He was also the first flight instructor at Chapel Hill. The newspaper articles deal with airplane mail pick-up deices, as well as events during Hicklin’s career. Other aviators mentioned in this collection are Lloyd Phillips and Orville Wright.

Provenance

William Cloud Hicklin Collection- Rock Hill Aviator collection was given to the Archives by Louise Pettus on April 17, 2003.

Copyright

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

William Cloud Hicklin Collection - Accession 1095 - M504 (554)

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