Title: Collection, 1898-1934 Description: 0.5 linear ft.
Notes: Liberian physician. Compiled by Augusta H. Clawson from papers of her father and from her own inquiries into the life of Lewis. Includes letters from Lewis to Frank Clawson and a biographical sketch of Lewis. Also contains academic records and programs from Lincoln University, pamphlets pertaining to Storer College, photographs, and samples of the Bassa language alphabet which Lewis devised. Gift, 1958.
Subjects: Africa; Languages Bassa language Clawson, Augusta Clawson, Frank Colleges and universities; West Virginia Educators; Lewis, Thomas Narven Language and languages; Africa Liberia; History; World War I, 1914-1918 Liberia; Politics Lincoln University; Students; Lewis, Thomas Narven Physicians; Lewis, Thomas Narven Storer College, Harpers Ferry, W. Va. West Virginia; Education; Colleges and universities World War I, 1914-1918; Liberia
Location: Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Washington, DC) NIDS Fiche #: 4.72.69 NUCMC #: MS 62-4286
Staff, MSRC, "LEWIS, Thomas Narven" (2015). Manuscript Division. 121.