William Woodward Hall Memoir - Accession 1556 M760 (817)
Accession 1556 - M760 (817)
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Scope and Content Note
This collection consists of a self-published memoir titled, A Far Cry by William Woodard Hall (1920-2013) in 1997 and autographed by the author in 1998. The memoir details the author’s experiences being raised in Fairfield County, SC, life during the Great Depression, moving to York, SC, his service during World War II in India, operating a floor and wall covering business he opened after the war, his tenure as director of the Bank of York, his work with his church (First Presbyterian Church of York), and his work with the York Rotary Club. He relates all the stories he heard and could remember from when he grew up and then his family life and experiences as native South Carolinian. His memoirs were edited by his son, Dr. William Woodward Hall, Jr.
The William Woodward Hall Memoir was donated by William Woodward Hall, Sr. to the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections on August 17, 2016.
For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.
Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "William Woodward Hall Memoir - Accession 1556 M760 (817)". Finding Aid 1228.