Title of Collection
Scope and Content Note
This collection contains a scrapbook from Ila’s time as a student at Abilene Christian College. 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, Texas. She taught English in Ysleta High School (El Paso, Texas), 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 received.
Box #1Ila Duncan’s Scrapbook from her time as a student at Abilene Christian College (1921-1924)
Churches of Christ -- History -- 20th century
Churches of Christ -- Texas – Abilene
Education, higher -- Texas -- Abilene
Extent of Collection
1.25 linear feet (1 box)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #399
Center for Restoration Studies
[identification of item], [file or folder name], Ila Duncan Sewell Papers, 1921-1924. Center for Restoration Studies MS#399. Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives, Brown Library. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.
Open to researchers. Contact Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives to make an appointment.
Finding Aid created by
Brady Cox, Mac Ice, and Amanda Dietz
Sewell, Jesse Mac
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