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William H. Culp Academic Regalia

Collection Number: A&M 5239

Scope and Contents

Graduation gown, cap with tassel, and hood for William Harrison Culp (1931-2017), who earned his doctorate at WVU in December of 1969. Also includes an academic regalia sales pamphlet and spare black tassel. Dr. Culp, a veteran of the Korean War, graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (then State Teachers College at Indiana) in 1957 with a B.S. in Mathematics Education, then he pursued his interests in psychology and counseling, completing an M.S. at Southern Illinois University and an Ed.D. at West Virginia University. He taught at IUP in the Counselor Education program from 1975 until his retirement in 1993.


  • ca. 1969


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Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish or reproduce is required from the copyright holder. For more information, please see the Permissions and Copyright page on the West Virginia and Regional History Center website.


.5 Linear Feet (6 in. (2 flat storage boxes, 3 in. each))

Physical Location

West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL:

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Not entirely clean, but in good condition otherwise.
William H. Culp Graduation Regalia
Jane LaBarbara
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Repository Details

Part of the West Virginia and Regional History Center Repository

1549 University Ave.
P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown WV 26506-6069 US