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Earl Sheridan Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-MS-393

Scope and Contents

Papers of former Wilmington mayor and UNCW political science professor, Earl Sheridan. Contains newspaper clippings from his Star-News editorials--loose and bound, copies of the Wilmington budget and proposed budgets from 2013-2017, some campaign material including an oversize banner, and a small amount of other documents related to his life and work.


  • Creation: 1982-2017

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is unprocessed. Contact staff at the Center for Southeast North Carolina Archives and History ( for information on access to this collection.

Copyright Statement

Copyright 2021 University of North Carolina at Wilmington, all rights reserved (subject to exceptions). Certain items in this collections were conveyed to UNCW without the accompanying copyright. Where the donor did not convey copyright to UNCW, copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


2 Linear Feet (Contains 1 bankers box and 1 oversize folder)

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Acquisition Information

These papers were donated by Earl Sheridan on November 2, 2021.

Earl Sheridan Papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Randall Library Special Collections Repository