Remembering December 7, 1941

Remembering December 7, 1941

Ernest McPherson Lander Jr. was a 26-year-old history and government professor at Clemson College on December 7, 1941. He later reminisced about that day in his 1992 book From Clemson College to India in World War II by a GI Who Never Saw the Enemy: “The time was Sunday afternoon, December 7, 1941. The place(…)

In the Spotlight, December 2016

In the Spotlight, December 2016

Each month an item or group of items from the book, archives, manuscript or artifact holdings of the Special Collections Library is selected for display in the Reading Room. December’s spotlight is on 19th century annual gift books.  Special Collections and Archives holds more than forty of these anthologies of poems, stories and essays, often with(…)