Special Collections & Archives will be closed on Thursday, May 5th for staff to attend a professional development event. We will re-open at 8:30 am on Friday, May 6th.
Hanover House Exhibit in Cooper Library The new exhibit in the lobby of R.M. Cooper Library celebrates 300 years of the Hanover House by featuring documents and photographs from Special Collections & Archives, particularly the James F. Byrnes Papers (Mss 90) and Clemson University Office of the Vice President For Business and Finance Paper (CU Archives Series 87). The 1716 French(...)
In the Spotlight, April 2016 Each month, an item or group of items from the book, archives, manuscript or artifact holdings of Special Collections & Archives are selected for display in our Reading Room. This month marks 400 years since the death of poet and playwright William Shakespeare. In honor of Shakespeare’s enduring influence and appeal, the featured items are(...)
In the Spotlight, March 2016 Each month an item or group of items from the book, archives, manuscript or artifact holdings of Special Collections & Archives are selected for display in our Reading Room. This month’s featured items look toward the arrival of Spring with three books related to gardening, flowers and flower arranging. Stop by and see these volumes in(...)
Student League For Black Identity Clemson students created the Student League for Black Identity (SLBI) in 1968. The group organized social and cultural activities for the campus and local communities and promoted issues and activities of concern to black students. (click on documents and photos for larger images) In January 1969, the group presented a list of discussion questions to(...)