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Cumberland Valley State Normal School -- Board of Trustees -- History.

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Board of Trustees

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-001
Scope and Contents The Board of Trustees record group is a collection that documents the activities of the Board of Trustees from the beginning of the school’s organization to present. Included are seven series that include minutes (1879-2017), reports (1914-2005), correspondence (1891-2000; 1950-2000), membership information (most contents are undated), school financial matters (1871-1999; 1900-1930), general business matters of the school (1857-2012), and the John McCune papers (1866-1895). The McCune papers...
Dates: 1857-2017, bulk 1873-1890, 1950-1990

Series 8. Mickey Papers, 1874-2015, 1911-1916

Overview All the documents in this series are CVSNS records kept by Quinn Mickey, a Shippensburg attorney, who unofficially assisted the Board of Trustees as an attorney. He was elected as a normal school trustee by the state in 1906 and served until 1931. This is a small series but has some significant papers that document the construction of the first Model School on campus that was later named Gilbert Hall. The materials were donated by retired history professor and community historian, Charles...
Dates: 1874-2015, 1911-1916