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115 pieces, .25 linear feet
Scope and Content Note
This collection follows the career and life of Dr. Walter B. Roberts (1893-1993). Roberts, former head of the Winthrop Music Department (1925-1958), who founded the South Carolina High School Music Festival and contributed greatly to the formation of music programs around the state. The contents of this collection regarding Dr. Walter Roberts cover various aspects of his life such as his education, service in the military, and career at Winthrop. The contents include correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, a house blueprint, academic transcripts, program bulletins, and documents concerning his funeral.
The Walter Roberts Papers were donated to the Archives by Mary Roberts Hardin.
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Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Walter Roberts Papers - Accession 1284". Finding Aid 954.