- Dr. Herman L. Frick, superintendent of Winthrop Training School, was named Director of Teacher Education and Graduate Study at Winthrop in October 1946
- Dr. Frick worked at Winthrop from 1941 to 1949 except for 1944-1946 when he served as a lieutenant in the United States Navy.
- Mary Eva Hite (1888-1977) was a South Carolina educator and a 1908 graduate of Winthrop. See also her papers in the Pettus Archives Manuscript Collection Accession 187
Winthrop News Service, "Dr. Herman L. Frick Attends Teacher Education Clinic" (1946). Winthrop News 1946. 42.