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available Letter of congratulations from Carrie Pollitzer Letter of congratulations from Carrie Pollitzer, president of Charleston Federation of Women's Clubs 2. Invitation to 50th anniversary service Invitation to a service in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the College's admittance of women 3. Clipping, "Degrees will be conferred" Clipping announcing Pierrine Smith [Byrd]'s college graduation 4. Telegram from Harold Easterby, May 5, 1922 Telegram - Congratulations to the first girl graduate, from Harold Easterby 5. Invitation from Frances Gooding, May 10, 1922 Note from Frances Gooding, Secretary of the Co-ed Club, requesting Pierrine Smith [Byrd]'s attendence at a luncheon as guest of honor 6. Clipping, "Original 13 recall 1920s school days Article on original 13 coeds at College of Charleston, on the 50th anniversary of Pierrine Smith Byrd's graduation 7. Clipping, "First College of Charleston Co-Eds Admitted in 1918" Clipping of a News and Courier article written by Christine Chapman about the first female students to attend the College. 8.
available Photograph of Pierrine Smith Byrd, 1984 Photograph of Pierrine Smith Byrd in 1984 before alumni reception 9.
available Note from Anne Nicol Note from Anne Nicol, fellow College of Charleston alumni. This letter is in response to one from Mrs. Byrd asking for anecdotes from their years as the first female students at the College of Charleston 10.
available Draft of a 1984 article on Pierrine Smith Byrd
Draft, with reporter Thomas Waring's notes, of an article on Pierrine Smith Byrd