Manuscript Collection

C.W. (Bill) Campbell Papers- Accession 562

C.W. (Bill) Campbell Papers- Accession 562



Accession 562 M247(295-296)

Inclusive Dates

ca1910s-1930s, 1934, 1936, 1949, 1950, 1959-1960, 1967


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

Collection Size

58 pieces



Scope and Content Note

The C. W. Campbell Papers consists primarily with records relating to the Historical Commission of York County. The Historical Commission Records consist mainly of the correspondence of Harper S. Gault, Commission Chairman(1959-1960). Of special interest would be the Commission’s research concerning the Confederate President, Jefferson Davis flight through York County and South Carolina during the waning stages of the American Civil War. Also included in the collection are photographs, newspaper clippings, and letters relating to the Campbell family, as well as a spelling workbook compiled by Parker School District in Greenville, South Carolina and Miss Sadie Goggans, Professor of Education at Winthrop, and Highway maps of York County (1950), a highway map of Fort Mill, SC (1967), and a copy of a 1907 map of Union County, NC showing property owners.


The C.W. (Bill) Campbell Papers were deposited in the Archives on February 2, 1984 by C.W. Campbell.


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

C.W. (Bill) Campbell Papers- Accession 562

LC Subject Headings

Campbell family; Gault, Harper S.--Correspondence; Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889; York County Historical Commission (York County, S.C.); Roads--South Carolina--York County--Maps; Roads--South Carolina--Fort Mill--Maps; Real property--North Carolina--Union County--Maps; Landowners--North Carolina--Union County--Maps; Language and languages--Orthography and spelling--Problems, exercises, etc.--Specimens; South Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; York County (S.C.)--Maps; Union County (N.C.)--Maps