Happy Birthday, Julia Peterkin

Today is the birthday of author Julia Peterkin, the first southern novelist, first woman and only South Carolinian to win a Pulitzer Prize for literature (Scarlet Sister Mary, 1929).   The Special Collections Library holds correspondence between Julia Peterkin and Margaret Chase Behrend in Mss 240 – The Bernard A. Behrend Collection. Bernard Behrend was(…)

Learn about Clemson’s presidents in a new exhibit in the Special Collections Library

Learn about Clemson’s presidents in a new exhibit in the Special Collections Library

As the University welcomes Dr. James P. “Jim” Clements as the 15th president to lead the school into the future, take a look back at the life and times of the previous occupants of that position in the new exhibit From President Strode to President Barker: 123 Years of Clemson Leadership on display in the Special Collections Library. Photographs, documents(…)

Closed 10/14/13 for Fall Break

The Special Collections Library will be closed on Monday, October 14th for Fall Break.