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Name of Collection: White (Velma Lou Lewis) Collection

Accession Number: AM09-60                               

Given By: Lou White

Date of Receipt: February 26, 2009     

Extent: 7 items           

Inclusive Dates: 1950   

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

Velma Lou Lewis White was the founding President of Mississippi Southern College’s Biological Society in 1950. She mailed the following items:

  1. Booklet “The Beta Beta Beta National Honorary Biological Fraternity”
  2. Newspaper clipping with title “MSC Biological Society Organized” 1/20/50
  3. Chapter By-Laws approved 1/23/50
  4. Officer list dated 1/16/50
  5. Honorary member list
  6. Letter from Edwin M. Fuchs concerning installing the MSC chapter
  7. History of L.R. Cleveland Biological Society (name chosen for chapter)


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