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Collection Number: P0065

Collection Title: William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987

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; P0065/_, in the William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials (P0065), North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


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Size 2.0 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 680 items)
Abstract William Emsley Hipp III graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 1974 with degrees in drama and sculpture. During his brief career, he was awarded a number of prestigious commissions to create sculptures of some of North Carolina's most distinguished citizens. The materials consist of photographs, most of which are William Emsley Hipp's working photographic portraits of persons commissioned for busts and images of his finished pieces made between 1976 and 1985. Also included are manuscripts, drawings, and paintings on paper related to the sculptures. Many of the subjects of his works have connections to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Included are former United States Senator Sam J. Ervin Jr., North Carolina legislator Thomas J. White, North Carolina Supreme Court Justice William H. Bobbitt, playwright Paul Green, director of the Institute of Government and law professor Albert Coates, UNC-Chapel Hill alumnus Roger N. Kirkman, and basketball coach Dean E. Smith.
Creator Hipp, William Emsley.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
The materials in this collection may not be used by researchers without the prior consent of the North Carolina Collection Curator. Call 919-962-1172 or email nccref@unc.edu for more information.
Restrictions to Use
Public use, display or reproduction of materials in this collection is prohibited.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these materials, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials (P0065), North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
The William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials was a gift to the North Carolina Collection from Roger Kirkman of Winston-Salem, N.C., in 1988.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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William Emsley Hipp III graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 1974 with degrees in drama and sculpture. During his brief career he was awarded a number of prestigious commissions to sculpt some of North Carolina's most distinguished citizens.

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The materials consist of photographs, most of which are the William Emsley Hipp's working photographic portraits of persons commissioned for busts and images of his finished pieces made between 1976 and 1985. Also included are manuscripts, drawings, and paintings on paper related to the sculptures. Many of the subjects of his works have connections to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Included are former United States Senator Sam J. Ervin Jr., North Carolina legislator Thomas J. White, North Carolina Supreme Court Justice William H. Bobbitt, playwright Paul Green, director of the Institute of Government and law professor Albert Coates, UNC-Chapel Hill alumnus Roger N. Kirkman, and basketball coach Dean E. Smith.

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Contents list

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About 680 items.

Arrangement: Subject.

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0001

Coates, Albert. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0001

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0002

Davis, Walter Royal. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0002

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0003

Ervin, Samuel J. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0003

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0004

"Forty Niner" (Mascot of the University of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0004

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0005

Green, Paul. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0005

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0006

Kirkman, Roger N. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0006

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0007

Polk, James Knox. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0007

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0008

Siemens, Mary and Jim. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0008

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0009

Smith, Dean E. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0009

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0010

White, Thomas J. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0010

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0011

Unidentified prints and negatives. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0011

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0012

Unidentified male subject. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0012

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0013

Unidentified male subject. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0013

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0014

Unidentified male subject. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0014

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0015

Unidentified male subject. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0015

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 01

Folder P0065/0016

Unidentified male subject. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 01, Folder P0065/0016

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 02

Folder P0065/0017

Manuscripts: 1976. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 02, Folder P0065/0017

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 02

Folder P0065/0017

Manuscripts: 1977. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 02, Folder P0065/0017

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 02

Folder P0065/0017

Manuscripts: 1978. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 02, Folder P0065/0017

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 02

Folder P0065/0017

Manuscripts: 1979. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 02, Folder P0065/0017

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 02

Folder P0065/0017

Manuscripts: 1989. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 02, Folder P0065/0017

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 02

Folder P0065/0017

Manuscripts: Unidentified. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 02, Folder P0065/0017

Black-and-White Print

Flat Box 02

Folder P0065/0017

Manuscripts: Unidentified. #P0065, Series: "William Emsley Hipp Photographs and Related Materials, 1976-1987." Flatbox 02, Folder P0065/0017

Black-and-White Print

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Processing Information

Processed by: Patrick Cullom, August 2011

Encoded by: Patrick Cullom, August 2011

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