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Identifier

Accession 1019

Inclusive Dates

1894, 1923-1925, 1931, 1975-1996, 2000, 2018, nd

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

500 pieces, 0.25 linear feet

Language

English:

Historical Note

Walter Anderson Hardin, born and raised in Rock Hill, SC, operated the Rock Hill Body Company until it closed in February of 1987 and then began a long career at Winthrop as Assistant Director and then Director of the Winthrop Physical Plant from March 1987 through June 2018.

Scope and Content Note

The Walter Anderson Hardin papers consists of photocopies of newspaper clippings and articles, correspondence, and photographs mostly related to the Rock Hill Buggy Company, the Anderson Motor Company and Anderson cars, Rock Hill Body Company, and to family members related to Walter Anderson Hardin. Also included are genealogical material including lineage charts related mostly to the Anderson, McCaw, Hardin, Johnson, Belk, and Gill Families. The collection includes many articles that are biographical in nature for John Gary Anderson (1861-1937), Walter Walter B. Roberts (1893-1993), Anderson Hardin (1955-), James Carlisle Hardin, III, and Harry L. Hoy. Walter Anderson Hardin, born and raised in Rock Hill, SC, operated the Rock Hill Body Company until it closed in February of 1987 and then began a long career at Winthrop as Assistant Director and then Director of the Winthrop Physical Plant from March 1987 through June 2018.

Provenance

The Walter Anderson Hardin Papers were donated to the Louise Pettus Archives & Special Collections at Winthrop University by Walter Anderson Hardin on August 29, 2000.

Copyright

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Walter Anderson Hardin Papers - Accession 1019

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