Carl Abbott Papers, 1958-1977
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Brief Description: Small collection focusing on materials used by Carl Abbott who taught history at Old Dominion University from 1972-1978. Materials in the collection consist of materials regarding the integration of public schools in Norfolk, Virginia and urban planning materials for southeastern Virginia cities.
Held at:
Special Collections and University Archives
Email: pbruce [at]
Record Series Number: 17/RG 17-5B7
Created by: Abbott, Carl (1944-)
Volume: 0.6 Linear Feet

The collection is broken down into two series:

Series I: Norfolk City Schools Integration

Series II: Plans and Proposals for Southeastern VA

Items in the collection are arranged chronologically.

Access Restrictions: Open to researchers without restrictions.
Subject Index
City Planning--Virginia--Isle of Wight County (Va.)
City Planning--Virginia--Newport News
City Planning--Virginia--Virginia Beach
Norfolk (Va.)--History--20th century
Norfolk (Va.)--Politics and government--20th century
Old Dominion University
Old Dominion University--Dept. of History
Old Dominion University--Faculty
Public schools--Virginia--Norfolk
School integration--Massive resistance movement
Segregation in education--Virginia--Norfolk
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from Special Collections and University Archives, and the holder of the copyright, if not Old Dominion University Libraries.
Acquisition Notes: Unknown provenance
PreferredCitation: [Identification of item], Box [insert number], Folder [insert number and title], Carl Abbott Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Patricia W. and J. Douglas Perry Library, Old Dominion University Libraries, Norfolk, VA 23529.