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  • Mah, Mei; Miyakawa Cloke, Jennifer; Sanderson, Diana; Bradshaw, David O.; Conlan, Brian; Hidalgo, Ainara; Lalley, Annie; Mycoff, David; Orr, Doug; Palmer, Bridget; Razo Villaseca, Monica; Valentine, Heaven; Williams, Jess Burkett (Warren Wilson College, 2021-04-26)
    In 1943, as the United States was embroiled in World War II and anti-Japanese hysteria, Kuniko Hirokawa and Sally Mizokami, Japanese American women from a concentration camp in Arizona, attended Warren H. Wilson Vocational ...
  • Jones, Evelyn (1978-12-11)
    A transcript of an oral history of Evelyn Jones, nurse for Warren Wilson College from 1942 to 1978. The interviewer was Cathy Merino, a student, who also did the transcript.
  • Work Program Office (Warren Wilson College, 2021-04-01)
    This reflection on the history and impact of Work Day at WWC was recorded on 1 April 2021 with retired Dean of Work Ian Robertson, current Associate Dean of Work Paul Bobbit along with faculty, staff and students.
  • Laursen, Bernhard and Kathrine (1971-03-13)
    Transcript of an interview led by interviewer Mary E. Dille of Bernhard and Kathrine Laursen. The interview took place on 13 March 1971.
  • Lytle, Rodney; Morton, Lynn; Wheeler, Billy Edd; Shippy, Perry; Wykle, John (Warren Wilson College, 2017-10-07)
    Alma Joseph Lee Shippy enrolled at Warren Wilson College in 1952, two years before Brown v. Board of Education, the United States Supreme Court ruling that racial segregation in schools is unconstitutional. By a vote of ...
  • Mah, Mei; Sanderson, Diana; Bradshaw, David O.; Burke, Jack; Darby, Joshua S.; Gifford-Bell, Stephen; Huffman, Andrew; Richardson, Olatunde S.; Via, Mason; Woolsey, Gus; Gellert, Rayna (2019)
    Describes the history of the Asheville Farm School from its founding in 1894 through 2019. Highlights the building of the library in 1932-33 by the boys of the Farm School, from logs harvested from the school's forest.
  • Hunt, Jeremey Max; Grant, Faye; Pullman, Bill; Collins, Stephen; Banker, Mark; Sanderson, Diana; Warren Wilson College Archives; Blomgren, Richard; Green, Katie; Heller, Andrew; Disher, John (2013)
    Traces the history of Warren Wilson College from its founding in 1894 until 2013. Founded in 1894 in Swannanoa as the Asheville Farm School by the Woman’s Board of Home Missions of the Presbyterian Church, it was a boarding ...
  • Unknown author (1986)
    This video served as an introduction to the library. It was created in 1986, and is a spoof of the 60 Minutes television show (this video is just over 16 minutes in length).
  • Unknown author (1986)
    This video is a short collection of two commercials for the College, made in 1986. These videos were digitized from VHS tapes.
  • Unknown author (1986)
    This is a promotional video made by the College in 1986. It was digitized from a VHS tape.
  • Unknown author (2016-11-20)
    This is a recording of the College Alma Mater, from the fall 2016 College Choir concert.