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David Lowry Swain, Governor and university president.

Cordelia Camp

David Lowry Swain, Governor and university president.

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Published by Stephens Press in Asheville, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina
    • Subjects:
    • Swain, David L. 1801-1868 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Governors -- North Carolina -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 62.

      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF258.S95 C35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p.
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5906491M
      LC Control Number64005809


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David Lowry Swain, Governor and university president. by Cordelia Camp Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. David Lowry Swain, Governor and university president. [Cordelia Camp]. David Lowry Swain, lawyer, governor, and educator, was born in the Beaverdam area near Asheville in Buncombe County.

His father was George Swain, a Massachusetts native who settled in the Georgia frontier, married, and served in the legislature and the constitutional convention of before David Lowry Swain to the North Carolina mountains for his health.

David Lowry Swain: Governor and University President: A Life for Young People [Cordelia Camp] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Cordelia Camp. David Lowry Swain, lawyer, governor, and educator, was born near Asheville, N.C., in Buncombe County. His father, George Swain, was a Massachusetts native who settled in Georgia and served in the Georgia legislature and constitutional convention of before moving to the North Carolina mountains.

Swain County was formed in from Jackson (formed in from Haywood and Macon) and Macon Counties. The area covered by Swain County was once Macon County, formed in from Indian Lands. The county was named meet for sex in honor of former governor and University of NC president David Lowry Swain.

Son of David Lowry Swain and his wife Eleanor Hope White Swain. His father was a former North Carolina Governor and was the long-time President of the University of North Carolina. He was a graduate of the University of North Carolina (Class of ) and of the Medical College of South Carolina in Charleston, S.C.

He Burial: Freeport City Cemetery, Freeport. Suzy Barile held a book reading at our community college on Madiscussing Undaunted Heart. She is the great great granddaughter of Union General Smith Dykins Adkins and Ella Swain, daughter of David Lowry Swain, state governor and University of North Carolina President.

Included is an letter from David Lowry Swain, North Carolina governor and president of the University of North Carolina. Volumes include Hassell's diaries, ; accounts and subscription lists for the Gospel Messenger; and records of the Wilson Collegiate Institute and the Williamston Academy with which Hasselll was involved.

The second building, this one, opened inand was dedicated to the memory of David Lowry Swain, North Carolina governor from toand president of the University from to It was also dedicated to UNC alumni who died in the Civil War and World War I, as well as outstanding Carolina alumni and North Carolinians.

After Caldwell died inDavid Lowry Swain became president of the university. Unlike his predecessor, he was a North Carolinian and he did not have an academic background. He had studied law, gone into politics, and been elected governor in Swain County is located in the western portion of North Carolina and shares a border with Tennessee.

It was named for David Lowry Swain, Governor of North Carolina and president of the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. County Courthouse [edit | edit source] Swain County Courthouse 1 Mitchell Street PO Box Bryson, NC Swain County is located in the western portion of North Carolina and shares a border with Tennessee.

It was named for David Lowry Swain, Governor of North Carolina and president of the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. County Courthouse Edit. Swain County Courthouse 1 Mitchell Street PO Box Bryson, NC Phone: David Lowry Swain, a former governor of North Carolina, served as president of.

the University from to Memorial Hall was erected as a memorial to President Swain as well as to all others. connected with the University, who, by honorable lives in civil or military service deserve commemoration.

David Lowry Swain (4 Jan. Aug. ), lawyer, governor, and educator, was born in the Beaverdam area near Asheville in Buncombe County. His father was George Swain, a Massachusetts native who settled in the Georgia frontier, married, and served in the legislature and the constitutional convention of before moving to the North.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC, UNC-Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Chapel Hill, or simply Carolina) is a public research university in Chapel Hill, North flagship of the University of North Carolina system, it is considered a Public Ivy, or a public institution which offers an academic experience equivalent to an Ivy League : Lux libertas (Latin).

When North Carolina joined other southern states and seceded from the United States in Mayuniversity president David Lowry Swain kept the school open. Students circulated a petition calling for a temporary closure until fall term, reasoning that the conflict would be short.

Barrett uses accounts from citizens in the South, usually more prominent ones, like Governor Zebulon Vance of North Carolina and David Lowry Swain, president of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill during the war, to provide details on how Sherman’s March impacted local citizens.

The Carolina Performing Arts Society has been created. David Lowry Swain, a former governor of North. Carolina, served as president of the University of. North Carolina from to Memorial Hall was.

erected as a memorial to President Swain as well as. More about UNC President David Swain: David Lowry Swain () was the youngest son of Caroline Lane and George Swain, a farmer. He was born in Buncombe County, NC, and educated at Newton Academy in Asheville, NC. He was admitted to the junior class at the University in but remained only one week.

Cornelia had no formal schooling and drew her education from wide reading, an interest in people, and contact with personages such as David Lowry Swain, former governor of North Carolina and president of the university during Cornelia's formative years.

On AugDavid Lowry Swain, president of the University of North Carolina and former governor, died at age His death was the result of a buggy accident on August Initially buried at his Chapel Hill home, he was later reinterred in Raleigh’s Oakwood Cemetery. Campus Map. Click on a marker to learn more about it.

Happy Exploring. Categories. She was an esteemed woman and maintained contacts with many prominent people including President of UNC and former governor of North Carolina, David Lowry Swain. Spencer and her brothers Charles and Samuel grew up on the UNC campus.

Her brothers both received degrees from UNC, but Spencer, as a woman, was not allowed to attend the university. This obituary was written by David Lowry Swain, at one time Governor of North Carolina and President of the University of North Carolina. William Brittain: Born February 7, in Orange County, NC.

Enlisted there under Col. McCauley as 2nd Sergeant and was at the capture of Hillsborough and the taking of Gov. Burke by the Tories. David Lowry Swain () was Governor of North Carolina from to and President of the University of North Carolina from until Image from a portrait by William G.

Browne. Original portrait property of the Dialectic and Philanthropic Societies Foundation, Chapel Hill, North Carolina. ANTE-BELLUM BUILDERS OF NORTH CAROLINA by Connor, Robert Diggs Wimberly Orig.

pub. Greensboro, NC Reprinted from ed. Item #28 ISBN: A study of the educational, institutional, and political achievements in North Carolina during the first half of the nineteenth century as seen through the lives of four statesmen: Archibald DeBow Murphey, a jurist.

by n b. vance, delivered in gerard hall, on commencement day, june 7,at the request of the trustees and faculty of the university, dubham, n. c.: w. black well & co.'s steam presses, life and character of, david i,swajfl late president of the university of north carolina.

by goy. November Caldwell was the slave of Joseph Caldwell, the university's first president, and served as his coachman.

November Caldwell's wife, Rosa Burgess, belonged to another university president and former North Carolina governor, David Lowry Swain. Highly respected by students, November Caldwell was widely known as "Doctor.". During the war, North Carolina Governor David Lowry Swain persuaded Confederate President Jefferson Davis to exempt some UNC students from the draft, so the university was among the few in the Confederacy that managed to stay open.

However, Chapel Hill suffered the loss of more of its population during the war than any village in the d in: North Carolina, United States ( -). Governor George Burrington, With an Account of His Official Administrations in the Colony of North Carolina,Haywood, Marshall DeLancey.

David Lowry Swain () was the youngest son of Caroline Lane and George Swain, a farmer. He was born in Buncombe County, NC, and educated at Newton Academy in Asheville, NC. He was admitted to the junior class at the University in but remained only one week. David Lowry Swain (–), a governor of North Carolina and president of the University of North Carolina.

12, sq mi (1, km 2) Transylvania County: Brevard: Henderson County and Jackson County: Derived from the Latin words, trans meaning across and sylva meaning woods. Constructed inthe building – the main auditorium on campus for the performing arts and University ceremonies – was a memorial to David Lowry Swain, president of the University from and the state’s governor from Governor Cuomo Is No Governor Compassionate By Wesley J.

Smith I seem to be the rare person who is not impressed with New York governor Andrew Cuomo's philosopher-governor act. Full text of "The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a historical bibliography" See other formats. Joseph Swain was IU’s first Indiana-born president. A native of Pendleton, Indiana, he attended IU as an undergraduate and graduate student, and began his teaching career in IU’s departments of mathematics and biology.

He left his professorship at IU in to follow departing IU president David Starr Jordan to Stanford University. Afterward, officials quickly drew plans for a new 4,seat building on a site just west of Gerrard to be named Memorial Hall in honor of David Lowry Swain, President of the University from untiland North Carolina’s Governor from until Letters from late and early detail the takeover of the University of North Carolina by Col.

C.L. Harris and the subsequent appointment of Solomon Pool as president. With Holden as governor, Internal Revenue business in North Carolina beomes a regular topic of correspondence. Swain served as governor of North Carolina from to and president of UNC from to But it was inwhile traveling the state as a judge on the North Carolina Supreme Court, that Swain concluded the state was in “an intellectual stupor” about itself and conceived the idea of putting together a collection of materials.

Governor and University of North Carolina President David Lowry Swain was Lane's grandnephew (grandson of Lane's brother Jesse), as was General Joseph Lane of Oregon, hero of the Mexican War and Oregon's first governor and U.S.

senator. Mike Lowry, a Washington state Democrat who served in Congress from to and whose later single term as governor was marred by a sexual harassment accusation, died May 1. He was   Among these men are the names of David Lowry Swain, President of the University at Chapel Hill and later Governor of the State, B.

F. Perry,who became Governor of South Carolina, Gen. Robert B. Vance - many native Ashevillians recall stories told by the parents or anancestor who attended Newton Academy School. One of Sherman’s young generals paid a visit to the stately home of David Swain, president of the University of North Carolina and a former governor of the state, to inform him that the town was now under Union occupation.

Against this unlikely backdrop began a passionate and controversial love story still vivid in town lore.