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The Spinster (2016), Hollins University Jan 2016

The Spinster (2016), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Civil War In Southwest Virginia, Darlene Richardson Jan 2013

The Civil War In Southwest Virginia, Darlene Richardson

Articles about Hollins and Special Collections

Ellen Adair was a sweet, somewhat silly 17-year-old and well into her second year at Hollins Institute when one day in January 1863, with the Civil War showing no sign of ending anytime soon, her father unexpectedly showed up to take her home. Ellen’s idyllic days as a Hollins student were ending, and fate held cards it had yet to show. Diary entries from the period show the impact of war on a formerly quiet part of the state.


The Spinster (2013), Hollins University Jan 2013

The Spinster (2013), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University


I Must And Will Survive: The Civil War-Era Diary Of Virginia Daniel Woodroof, Class Of 1866, Beth S. Harris Apr 2012

I Must And Will Survive: The Civil War-Era Diary Of Virginia Daniel Woodroof, Class Of 1866, Beth S. Harris

Articles about Hollins and Special Collections

Virginia Daniel Woodroof's diary covers many themes, including romantic love, duty to family and God, fear for those at war, college life, worry about the future, and the struggle to do the right thing. Virginia attended Hollins Institute 1864-1866. The diary covers February 1860 to October 1894..


The Lasting Importance Of Ephemera: What Scrapbooks, Diaries, Newspapers, And Receipts Tell Us About Life At Hollins During The Civil War., Karen Adams Jan 2012

The Lasting Importance Of Ephemera: What Scrapbooks, Diaries, Newspapers, And Receipts Tell Us About Life At Hollins During The Civil War., Karen Adams

Articles about Hollins and Special Collections

The University Archives and Special Collections at Hollins University contain a rich collection of documents, from academic catalogs, newspapers, and diaries to receipts, scrapbooks, and other artifacts. Together they tell a story of life at Hollins during the Civil War.


The Spinster (2012), Hollins University Jan 2012

The Spinster (2012), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (2011), Hollins University Jan 2011

The Spinster (2011), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (2010), Hollins University Jan 2010

The Spinster (2010), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (2009), Hollins University Jan 2009

The Spinster (2009), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (2008), Hollins University Jan 2008

The Spinster (2008), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (2007), Hollins University Jan 2007

The Spinster (2007), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (2006), Hollins University Jan 2006

The Spinster (2006), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (2005), Hollins University Jan 2005

The Spinster (2005), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (2004), Hollins University Jan 2004

The Spinster (2004), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


Freya At 100., Ann Hackworth Jul 2003

Freya At 100., Ann Hackworth

Articles about Hollins and Special Collections

Describes a student organization that has evolved over many years, from one that put on May Day pageants to one that embodies the ideals of Hollins and works anonymously to help the Hollins community.


The Spinster (2003), Hollins University Jan 2003

The Spinster (2003), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (2002), Hollins University Jan 2002

The Spinster (2002), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (2001), Hollins University Jan 2001

The Spinster (2001), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (2000), Hollins University Jan 2000

The Spinster (2000), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (1999), Hollins University Jan 1999

The Spinster (1999), Hollins University

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins University (previously College)


The Spinster (1998), Hollins College Jan 1998

The Spinster (1998), Hollins College

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins College (later University)


The Spinster (1997), Hollins College Jan 1997

The Spinster (1997), Hollins College

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins College (later University)


The Spinster (1996), Hollins College Jan 1996

The Spinster (1996), Hollins College

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins College (later University)


The Spinster (1995), Hollins College Jan 1995

The Spinster (1995), Hollins College

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins College (later University)


The Spinster (1994), Hollins College Jan 1994

The Spinster (1994), Hollins College

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins College (later University)


The Spinster (1993), Hollins College Jan 1993

The Spinster (1993), Hollins College

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins College (later University)


Hollins Columns (1992 Apr 30), Hollins College Apr 1992

Hollins Columns (1992 Apr 30), Hollins College

Hollins Student Newspapers

Table of Contents: D’Arcy Writsel Speaks at Graduation—New Editors—Dean Keenher Will Pursue Doctorate—Annual Around the World in a Day Festival a Success—Alum Artists Exhibit Art Work—Hollins Columns Staff—Earth Day ’92—Career Counseling Presents Enthusiastic Networking System—Taking Another Look at Feminism: Working Together For Women—Letters to the Editors—Professors Strut Their “Stuff”—Shady Business in Congress Causing Members to Leave—The Flood: The Sequel (pictures)—Senior Wills—Letter from Madrid—The Golden Cocke Awards—The Year in Sports (pictures)—Senior Women in the Theatre—A Student’s New Addiction: A Show With ...


Hollins Columns (1992 Apr 16), Hollins College Apr 1992

Hollins Columns (1992 Apr 16), Hollins College

Hollins Student Newspapers

Table of Contents: Vice President of Academic Affairs Chosen—Orchesis Past and Present Dance at Inauguration—Spring Cotillion ’92 Just Around the Corner—The Hollins Columns Staff—Hollins College Crime Incidents—Candidate Countdown Closing In—Hollins Presidential Inauguration—1992 Award Recipients—It’s a Weird World—Letters to the Editors—Wrobel Declares Rumor is False—I’ll March…My Way—To Take Leave or Not to Take Leave?—Only We Have the Power to Make Changes—Ashes, Ashes (poem)—Hankla Publishes New, Vivid Book—Play Heightens Human Rights Awareness—Vast Experience Added to Political Science Department—Sesquinote No. 11—No ...


Hollins Columns (1992 Apr 6), Hollins College Apr 1992

Hollins Columns (1992 Apr 6), Hollins College

Hollins Student Newspapers

Table of Contents: [Hollins] Presidential Inauguration—Volunteers Needed for Annual Student Phonathon—Women’s Center Sponsors Race Forum on Campus—Elizabeth Conley, Incoming SGA President—Celebrating Earth Day—MA Offered for Children’s Literature—The Hollins Columns Staff—Editorship of Literature Journal Moves to Hollins—Inaugural Events—Hollins Takes to Reducing Waste—Letters to the Editors—Shooting for a Safer America—Women’s Voices—Learning the Political Game—Editorial Cartoons—Hollins Through the Eyes of a Rare Breed—Regarding You and AIDS—Sesquinote No. 9—Hello from the Tip of Africa!—Developing Leadership Skills—Literary Festival/Reunion Brings Back Writers ...


The Spinster (1992), Hollins College Jan 1992

The Spinster (1992), Hollins College

The Spinster

Yearbook of Hollins College (later University)