|Topic||Accession #||Description Summary|
|Baccalaureate and Commencement 1922||MC2010/21 ||1922 Commencement booklet including the graduating Andrew Cordier and Ira Heeter. |
|Baccalaureate and Commencement 2010: DVDs||MC2010/78a,b |
DVDs of Baccalaureate and Commencement 23 May 2010, by James R. C. Adams.
|Baccalaureate and Commencement: Invitation1897||MC2004/533 |
Baccalaureate and Commencement invitation from 1897.
|Baccalaureate and Commencement: Video and Tape||Media Cabinet, (IIS) ||Tape and video documentations of Baccalaureate and Commencement programs. |
|Burke, Eldon: Photograph||MC2007/42 ||Eldon Burke Collection (Part A), photograph of himself and colleagues, 1922 Commencement Exercises. |
|Class Photograph, Commencement 1916: Photograph||MC2004/179 ||Commencement photograph, 1916, including faculty and the entire student body. |
|Commencement 1973: Address by Dr. Irwin Miller and Alumni Awards ||MC2010/184 |
Wabash Plain Dealer article, 21 May 1973, "Success Slump, Tells Graduates." Dr. J. Irwin Miller was the commencement speaker for the 1973 Commencement. This article recaps Miller's address and also reports on a silent student protest.
Another article on the same page states four recipients of the "Outstanding Alumni Award."
|Commencement 1987: Geisert, Dr. Wayne||Commencement Tape: 1987, Geisert, Dr. Wayne ||Dr. Wayne Geisert delivers the 24 May 1987 Commencement address. |
|Commencement: Invitation, 1935||MC2004/198 ||Invitation in protective envelope. Drawing of Administration Building appears on front of invitation. |
|Commencement: Marshall, Thomas||MC2003/138 |
Thomas R. Marshall gave the Commencement Address at Manchester College in 1925. This is an article about the address.
|Helman, A. Blair||1986 Commencement, Digital Media ||A. Blair Helman, Commencement 1986. |
|Helman, A. Blair: Baccalaureate Address 1976||MC2011/162 ||One sermon entitled, "Focus on the Future," delivered by A. Blair Helman at the 1976 baccalaureate service. |
|Manchester College and Mount Morris College: Photographs, Postcards, Assorted Materials, History||MC2005/3 |
Mt. Morris College Material: Student Body pictures [1907, 1908], approximately 150 postcard and postcard size photos, [1909-1912], other photos [1920's], baccalaureate address , Mt. Morris College Students Guide , and other publications and newspaper clippings. Photographs of the fire's devestation.
Manchester College Material: Postcard, M.C. Mission Band , snapshots of campus and people [1917-1929], Commencement Week Booklet , Manchester College Bulletin, 4 (August, 1911):22, 7, and program, Manchester College A Capella Choir, n.d, Arthur Kennedy, Director, V. F. Schwalm, President.
|Manchester College Postcard Collection||MC2004/722 |
Student photographs: Postcards
|1||Administration Building on snowy day. Card sent on 16 July 1928 to Mr. Wm. Bender in Albion Ind.|
|2||Administration Building with American flag at entrance. Verso: text describing the new Administration Building, dedicated on 7 January 1921.|
|3||Administration Building. |
|4||Photograph of lightposts at end of sidewalk to front entrance of Administration Building. |
|5||Interior of bookstore when it was located in the basement of the Administration Building. |
|6-7||Photograph of Oakwood Hall with several women on porch. Labeled, Ladies' Home showing New Addition. |
|8||Photograph of Oakwood Hall's entrance with about twenty women on the porch. Sent to Naomi Miller in Columbiana, Ohio from Elsie (Miller?).|
|9||Photograph of group of women gathered on Oakwood Hall's porch, in about 1912 or 1913. |
|10||Photograph of construction of original gymnasium in1911. |
|11||Photograph of students posed in front of Ikenberry Hall. Some are wearing commencement garb. |
|12||Photograph of Ikenberry Hall. Labeled on front: Young Men's Hall. North Manchester, Ind. Sent on 17 May 1910 to Miss Mildred Cassel from North Manchester.|
|Manchester College: Historical Movies ||MC2009/147a,b,c |
This collection of historical movies comes from the latter years of Otho Winger's presidency and the early years of Schwalm's. The Archivist believes a clip is from Schwalm's inauguration in the fall of 1941.
Several graduations are documented, one in which Winger hold a lighted candle and lights a candle for each robed student.
Moving pictures of May Days, for at least two years....complete with gymnasts, male tumblers in short-shorts, a funny costumed bull (two people) and bull fighter, dances around the Maypole, the May Day Queen and entourage, and parade.
Camp Mack day showing student and professors arriving/departing by train and playing games and eating at Camp Mack.
Homecoming, including "Blitzkreig on Valpo."
Probably a promotional segment where a veiled young woman visits Manchester College with her mother, father and brother. Their car pulls up next to the tennis courts and they exit the car and walk slowly to the Administration building.
|Marshall, Thomas R.||MC General File: Marshall |
Copies of 1925 Oak Leaves articles reporting Thomas R. Marshall's last address to the public that took place at Manchester College commencement. Also published is the last photo of Marshall following commencement on the College campus taken by Millard Royer, Manchester College alumnus, Class of 1928. There is also an Oak Leaves article regarding Marshall's death. CD of material.
File on Thomas Marshall that belonged to Archivist, Ferne Baldwin containing biographical information.
The Thomas R. Marshall Home Restoration Project citing financial support by the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity, Lexington, Kentucky.
"Tom Marshall's Home Again," a program for a play by Charles Boebel.
Graduation Program 1925 cover, the only known 1925 commencement program cover known to exist. It was probably used to design the 1926 commencement program cover as evident in the markings.
Oak Leaves,1925, Marshall Commencement speech.
Oak Leaves, 13 June 1925 p.1 (photos).
|Minser, Donald R.: Photograph Collection, circa 1938||MC2004/238 |
Donald R. Minser Photograph Collection.
|Mount Morris College and Academy: Graduation 1914||MC2011/142 ||A segment of the Mount Morris Index, 4 June 1914 featuring baccalaureate and commencement exercises at Mount Morris College along with a photograph of faculty and a description of their individual summer plans. |
|Mount Morris College: Memorabilia||MC2004/1 |
Mount Morris College Memorabilia: 1906 through 1931.
|Photograph: Manchester College Class of 1922||MC2011/70 ||This 28 inch photograph is of the Manchester College Class of 1922. |