Archives Collection

Elgin M. Lowe Sr. Collection 

Elgin M. Lowe, Sr. , a Suffolk native, was an educator and administrator in the Isle of Wight and Suffolk Public School systems. A former member of the Board of Visitors at Virginia State College and Norfolk State College, he was a major voice in shaping higher educational policy in the state. The authorship of several books is among many of his notable accomplishments.

This 205-piece collection includes correspondences, news articles, books, programs, and pictures collected and written during his career and retirement.