Manuscript Collection

Authors

Bill Shepherd

Files

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Identifier

Accession 1505, M733 (789)

Inclusive Dates

1941-1952

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

32 pieces

Language

English;

Historical Note

Billy A. Shepherd [1930- ] worked at Winthrop part-time 1976-1978 and full time Dec 1978 to 1980. He was Director of Placement and Career Planning and an Assistant Professor of Management. Shepherd is a native of Fayette, Alabama and graduated from University of Alabama-Tuscaloosa-1958 (B.S.-Industrial and Personnel Management), the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary-1960 (M.R.E.-Psychology) and Winthrop College-1982 (M.S.-Business Administration). He served in the U.S. Navy from 1951-1954.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of images relating to Bill Shepherd’s early naval years, mainly boot camp, deployment to Guam, and ending with his marriage. This Collection also includes two United States flags, of differing sizes, from his years working at the “Bleachery” (Rock Hill Printing and Finishing) and an Army song book that he received when he entered the service.

Provenance

The Bill Shepherd Collection was given to the Louise Pettus Archives by Bill Shepherd on April 20, 2015.

Copyright

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

Bill Shepherd Collection - Accession 1505, M733 (789)

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