Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

The purpose of the Archives is to provide physical protection for historically valuable materials and to make them available to individuals interested in researching and writing about the history of South Carolina. Collections, numbering over 1500, that have been deposited in the Archives come from a variety of sources, including the personal papers of D.B. Johnson, Robert McFadden, Thomas S. Gettys, Mary Elizabeth Massey, Mary Frayser, Jesse Huey Laurence, Nolan Pliny Jacobson, Juanita Goggins, and many others. Organizational records include those of the South Carolina Home Economics Association, the York County Democratic Party, the Episcopal Church Home for Children in York , the Perihelion Club of Rock Hill and the state branch of the National Organization of Women, among others. View our quarterly newsletter the Retrospect here!


Browse the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections:

A Winthrop Chronology

Cryptology at Winthrop College

George Fish School Yearbooks

Image Galleries

Manuscript Collection


Oral History Program

Rare Books

South Carolina Mothers Collection

The Tatler

University Archives Finding Aids

Winthrop Close Up

Winthrop News and Events Archive