Yates Family memorabilia
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a class ring, pledge cap, and photograph. The class ring belonged to Dora Anna Koch McCall and signifies her graduation in 1918. The cap belonged to Patricia Ruth McCall, from when she pledged the Sallie Beretta Literary Society circa 1949. The photograph is a framed panoramic image of Southwest Texas State Normal College community dated, February 17, 1922.
Conditions Governing Access
Open to researchers without restriction.
Dora Anna Koch McCall received a Diploma and State Permanent Teachers Certificate from Southwest Texas State Normal College on June 4, 1918. She earned the Bachelor of Science degree on August 20, 1941 from Southwest Texas State Teachers College. Her daughter, Patricia Ruth McCall Yates, also attended Southwest Texas State Teachers College, receiving a Bachelor of Business Administration in 1951.
0.75 Linear Feet (1 artifact box. One 1918 class ring in exhibit case, and one 1922 panoramic photograph in reading room.) : 1 pledge cap, 1918 class ring, and 1922 panoramic all in good condition
Language of Materials
Materials may be stored off-site. Advance notice may be required for use.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Pat Yates, 2008 June 11.
Following volumes were moved to the Pedagog collection:
1917, 1920, 1922, 1927, and 1950.
- July 31, 2013: Wendy Thompson Revised July 12, 2019: Sonya Prado
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