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500 pieces, 0.25 linear feet
Scope and Content Note
The Helen Estis Snell Papers consist of memorabilia from Winthrop Class of 1936 alumna, Helen Estis Snell (1915-1989) of Elloree, SC. The collection contains a scrapbook filled with mementos from Ms. Snell’s years at Winthrop. Items within the scrapbook are small memos from classmates, decorative Christmas napkins, gift tags, a couple photographs (cyanotype), postcards, letters, truck tags, event programs, news articles, and other memorabilia of her time at Winthrop. There are also programs for many events held during Senior Week in 1936 as well as a Senior Class of 1936 Patch.
The records of the Helen E. Snell were received from the Winthrop Alumni Office circa 2003.
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Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Helen Estis Snell Papers - Accession 1377". Finding Aid 988.
LC Subject Headings
Snell, Helen Estis, 1915-1989--Archives; Winthrop College, the South Carolina College for Women--Students--Social life and customs; Winthrop College, the South Carolina College for Women--Alumni and alumnae; Winthrop College, the South Carolina College for Women--Collectibles