Archival materials are the institutional records of Davidson College from its establishment in 1837 to the present day. Included within the collections are president's office records, academic department files, and student organization records.
Listed below is a selection of relevant collections related to international students and international student history. Collections are organized by record group (RG), along with a brief description of the collection's contents, and are hyperlinked to the collection's digital finding aid.
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Benoît Nzengu, from the Democratic Republic of Congo, was the first African as well as the first Black student at Davidson College. He began his studies in the fall of 1962, two years after Congo gained independence from Belgium
Benoît Nzengu, 1966