Title of Collection
Ila Duncan Sewell Papers, 1921-1924
Scope and Content Note
This collection contains a scrapbook from Ila’s time as a student at Abilene Christian College (ACC). This scrapbook includes photographs of ACC students and Jesse Mac Sewell, pamphlets from school shows and graduations, some correspondence, newspaper clippings, and biographical information from many fellow ACC students.
Ila Christine Duncan received an A.B. from Abilene Christian College in 1924, and married Jesse Mac Sewell on December 30, 1926, in El Paso, TX. She taught English in Ysleta High School (El Paso, TX), and later received an M.A. from Texas Western College of the University of Texas (later named the University of Texas at El Paso) in 1949. She died on December 25, 2002.
Tom & Ula Windle
The contents of the scrapbook remain in the order in which they were discovered.
Box #1 Ila Duncan’s Scrapbook from her time as a student at Abilene Christian College (1921-1924)
Extent of Collection
1.25 linear feet (1 box)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #399
Center for Restoration Studies
[Identification of item], File or Folder Name, Ila Duncan Sewell Papers, 1921-1924. Center for Restoration Studies MS #399. Milliken Special Collections, Brown Library. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.
Finding Aid created by
Sewell, Jesse Mac
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