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Title:
William Joseph Peele portrait
Topics:
North Carolina History
People
University History
Subjects:
College administrators
Lawyers
Trusts and trustees
Original Format:
Black and white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_024-001-bx0013-003-001
Printer:
North Carolina State Archives more info on North Carolina State Archives 
Created Date:
circa to
Description:
William Joseph Peele, 1855-1919: A graduate of the University of North Carolina, Peele was a Raleigh attorney. He was one of the founders and served as first president of the Watauga Club, an association of young men which successfully promoted the establishment of the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (NCSU) in 1887. He was a member of the Board of Trustees, 1899-1901. Peele Hall is named in honor. [Division of Archives and History, March 19, 1980; Print by North Carolina State Archives; R. G. Walser.]
Genre:
Portrait photographs
Names:
North Carolina State University -- Administration more info on North Carolina State University -- Administration 
Peele, W. J. (William Joseph), 1855-1919 more info on Peele, W. J. (William Joseph), 1855-1919 
Watauga Club more info on Watauga Club 
North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts more info on North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts 
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs