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Walter E. McGinn papers

Identifier: MC-074

Scope and Contents

Collection includes photographs, a diploma and varsity athletic certificate dated to 1915 or 1917.


  • 1915-1917

Language of Materials

Materials entirely in English

Conditions Governing Access


Biographical / Historical

Walter Edward McGinn graduated in 1917 with a diploma from the New Bedford Textile School after having completed the 3-year Day Course in Chemistry, Dyeing and Finishing. New Bedford Textile School opened as a state supported professional textile school in 1899 at 1213 Purchase Street in New Bedford. The New Bedford Textile School, which was known under that name until 1948, eventually evolved into the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.


14 items (14 items in one clamshell box)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

purchased July 2006.

MC 74, Walter E. McGinn papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Claire T. Carney Library Archives and Special Collections, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Repository

285 Old Westport Rd.
N. Dartmouth MA 02747 USA