In honor of Veterans Day, a letter from the Manny Lawton Papers (mss 260) written home while he was a Prisoner of War during World War II. Lawton, Clemson Class of 1940, survived the infamous Bataan Death March and three and half years as a POW in inhumane conditions. This letter was written just before(…)
Come to the Brown Room in Cooper Library tomorrow, Nov. 6th, from 3:30-5 pm to celebrate the day Thomas Green Clemson signed his will. Historic documents from the Special Collections Library will be on display, including an early draft of Clemson’s will. This is the first event of the University’s Legacy Month.