Interviewee

Julia Mobley Irwin

Interviewer

Sara L. Tyler

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Abstract

In her November 9, 1976 interview with Sally Tyler, Julia Mobley Irwin details her life as a day student in the early 1900s. Irwin recalls her favorite classes, describes uniforms, insists that there was never a swimming pool at Winthrop, and relates the traditions of graduation week. Irwin also shares Benjamin Tillman's message to students at her 1904 graduation ceremony. This interview was conducted for inclusion into the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program.

Publication Date

11-9-1976

Unique Identifier

OH 023

Format

1 Cassette

Length

24 minutes

Restrictions

This interview is open for use.

Series

Alumni

Keywords

Day Student, Uniforms, Latin Class, Winthrop Training School, Graduation, Swimming Pool, Benjamin Tillman, Class of 1904

Disciplines

Oral History

Julia Mobley Irwin

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