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Box 3


Contains 15 Results:

General speeches and speech material, 1971-2014, undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 14-17
Scope and Contents

These four folders contain speeches, drafts, and some speech research material for various speaking engagements of Bertha's. They have been maintained in their original order and arrangement with which Bertha donated them. They were all labeled either "Speeches - General" or 'Speeches and Speech Material."

Dates: 1971-2014, undated

School, undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 18
Scope and Contents

Contains typed speeches by Bertha related to her work as a school librarian and focused on those given in academic settings or for academic purposes, as well as some quotes and writing by other authors.

Dates: undated

Civics and education, 1974-2001, undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 19
Scope and Contents

Contains typed speeches and handwritten notes given by Bertha at various community and education-promoting events.

Dates: 1974-2001, undated

Personal, 1982, 2016, undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents

Contains various material related to Bertha's life and family, such as pamphlets, photos, and ephemera, including but not limited to a photo of Bertha, a profile of her life and work, a pamphlet for the Boykin Family Heritage Endowment, and a past-life reading.

Dates: 1982, 2016, undated

General information, 1970-2002

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents These four folders contain correspondence, newspaper articles, event programs, personal write-ups, publications featuring Bertha, official documents from her career with New Hanover County schools, and content related to her Civil Rights efforts and experiences with desegregation. They have been maintained in the original order and grouping with which Bertha donated them and were all labeled "Biography - Bertha." Highlights include her original teaching certification and contracts with New...
Dates: 1970-2002