|Topic||Accession #||Description Summary|
|Aleph||MC General File: Aleph ||A humorous pamphlet but out by a MC student organization with a scientific orientiation. |
|Aurora||Small Box 6 |
Distribution Lists 1955 - 1990.
Science related excerpts from Auroras.
|Beaker Breakers' Bi-Weekly, National Science Foundation Summer Chemistry Program||MC2010/193 |
The booklet is called “Beaker Breakers’ Bi-Weekly” and was put out during the National Science Foundation Summer Chemistry Program at Manchester College. It has was appears to be getting-to-know-you games and funny/interesting quips about participants. This booklet is undated.
|Beery, Dwight||Faculty/Staff Boxes: Beery, Dwight |
Material related to Dwight Beery, Physics.
1986 Newspaper article about Beery's physics problems (and solutions) that are being included in a three-volume college physics textbook published by Engineering Press.
|Besel, Ronald||Faculty/Staff Boxes: Besel, Ronald R. ||Material related to Ronald R. Besel, Assistant Professor of Mathematical Science. |
|Biology Class, Early Classroom Scene: Photograph||MC2010/162 ||One photograph, probably taken between 1900 and 1920, of male students sitting around tables with books, looking through microscopes. |
|Biology Classroom 1894: Photograph||MC2011/225 |
A photograph of Biology Class circa 1894 at Manchester College.
|Botany Notebook: Cottrell, D. Owen||MC2011/114 |
Student, D. Owen Cottrell received a B.A. from Manchester College in 1903. This is his notebook on Botany Lectures for Winter Term 1898 - 1999 and Spring Term 1899, with notes beginning 7 December 1898. The notebook is illustrated nicely. Though over 120 years old…the paper is supple and has been well preserved.
|Carl Waldo Holl Papers: Gamma Alpha Collection||MC2004/280 ||Carl Waldo Holl: Gamma Alpha Collection |
|CASE Nomination||MC2002/38 ||Council for Advancement and Support of Education, nomination records for Ed Miller and Jim Bishop. |
|Contemporary Problems in Biology, A Symposium by Alumni of Manchester College, 1980||MC2008/199 |
Contemporary Problems in Biology, A Symposium by Alumni of Manchester College, 1980, featuring: Likens, Oxender, Henney, Yoder, Gorden and Eberly.
- Folder containing programs/registration forms and a Manchester College Bulletin.
|Convocation #62: Wolkoff, Dr. Regina, History of Sexuality, 1979||Convocation #62: Wolkoff, Dr. Regina, 1979 ||Dr. Regina Wolkoff speaks on the "History of Sexuality," ...with emphasis on the 20th Century, 17 September 1979. Wolkoff's speciality is the history of the family in America. |
|Faculty and Staff, A-Z: Photographs||MC2003/225 |
Large Faculty Photograph Collection including but not limited to:
Photograph of Manchester College alumus, Wangdi Sherpa. Photo with Dr. William Eberly.
Carl Caldwell and parents during parent's weekend, 1978 - 1979.
Richard Nixon headline in newspaper with students and Stan Davis, Speech and Drama.
Go to accession page to view listing of this assortment of faculty and staff pictures.
|Faculty/Staff Photographs||MC2008/79 |
Russell Bollinger: Photograph with Kintner, Hartsough and Beahm. H. L. Hartsough served as pastor of Manchester Church of the Brethren.
For more information on H. L. Hartsough see See: Gospel Messenger, 7 April 1945 p.12; 5 May 1945 p.12; 19 May 1945 p.20; 2 June 1945 p.12; 1 September 1945 p.12; 6 April 1946 p.7-9; 16 November 1946 p.5-6, 10-11; 8 November 1947 p.5-6.
|Farringer, Dwight||Faculty/Staff Boxes: Farringer, Dwight ||Material related to Dwight Farringer, Physics, Department Head. |
|Felton, June: Photograph Collection, circa 1900-1903||MC2004/240 |
The June Felton Photograph Collection includes portraits of young people as well as:
Geology Class. May 1900.
C.E. Rader. Dino, Indiana. Fulton/Kosciusko Co.
Howard Huddleston. July 1903. Carrol Co.
Ivan L. Erbaugh. Dayton, Ohio. Rural Route #4.
|Flory, Paul||Flory, Paul: Messenger Article |
Paul Flory: Article from the "Messenger," February, 1975 regarding the Nobel Prize.
See Also: Manchester College Bulletin, June 1950 p.1; January 1975 cover, p.2-5; April 1975 p.1; July 1975 p.4; October 1975 p.8; January 1976 p.10; October 1976 p.7; April 1977 p.4.
|Flory, Paul: Biographical Information||MC2008/179 ||Various articles and biographical pieces of information. |
|Gockley, Anna: Student, Mt. Morris, Plant Analysis Notebook ||MC 2011/124 |
About 52 plants are recorded in this personal notebook kept by Anna Gockley, thought to be a student at Mt. Morris College, Illinois in 1987. The book is dated May 9, 1887 and spans spans May 9, 1887 through April 24, 1890. The preprinted formatted notebook is entitled, “APGAR’S PLANT ANALYSIS: Adapted to Gray’s Botanies," by E. A. and A. C. Apgar. Although preformatted, the individual fills in the blanks. Ms. Gockley included localities where specimens were found, such as:
Timber near Spring Creek,
Timber near Frenchtown, Iowa,
New Cemetery, Mt. Morris, Illinois,
College Campus, Mt. Morris, Illinois.
See Also: Botany Notebook of Mt. Morris College student, Cottrell, D. Owen, MC2011/114, and that of Mt. Morris College student, E. N. Goshorn, MC2011/125
|Goshen College||MC2002/2z ||A Blair Helman Papers: In1964, representatives from Goshen College and Manchester College met to explore the possibilities of cooperative projects in BCA and in the science division. |
|Holl, Carl W. and Ruth Hornish Estate Information||MC2004/260 |
Carl Waldo Holl Papers: Official documents, including marriage license, wills, living trust, and deeds.
Some material may be confidential.
|Holl, Carl Waldo Papers||MC2004/278 ||Carl Waldo Holl: Household Expenses Ledgers |
|Holl, Carl Waldo Papers||MC2004/276 ||Carl Waldo Holl: Atlanta [Ind.] high school |
|Holl, Carl Waldo Papers: Alumni Career Paths||MC2004/263 ||Carl Waldo Holl: Alumni career paths. |
|Holl, Carl Waldo Papers: Estate of S. Holl||MC2004/261 |
Correspondence regarding S. Holl. Some material may be confidential.
|Holl, Carl Waldo Papers: Manufacturing Chemists' Association Special Award Materials||MC2004/221 ||Manufacturing Chemists' Association Special Award Materials |
|Holl, Carl Waldo Papers: Manufacturing Chemists' Association Teacher Award-Photographs||MC2004/222 |
On 12 June 1958, Carl Waldo Holl received a College Chemistry Teacher Award from the Manufacturing Chemists' Association (MCA).
Photographs showing Carl W. Holl and the other five winners with Mr. Ernest Hart (chairman of the board of MCA) and General John E. Hull (president of MCA). The second shows Carl W. Holl receiving his award from Mr. Ernest Hart.
|Holl, Carl Waldo Papers; Manchester College Teaching Position Letter||MC2004/228 ||Letter from President Otho Winger, offering Dr. Holl a teaching position in the science department. Dated 9 March 1923. |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Alumni award||MC2004/268 ||Alumni Award to Dr. C. W. Holl. |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Correspondence||MC2004/243 |
Carl Waldo Holl: Correspondence. Some material may be confidential.
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Diaries, datebooks||MC2004/277 ||Carl Waldo Holl: Diaries, datebooks |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Dissertation Materials||MC2004/266 ||Carl Waldo Holl: Dissertation materials |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Enlistment Record||MC2004/267 ||Enlistment record and copy of letter about Holl. |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Fundraising||MC2004/273 ||Correspondence and record book from Carl W. Holl's fundraising efforts. |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Genealogy||MC2004/272 ||Carl Waldo Holl: Genealogy |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: General Brotherhood Board award||MC2004/270 ||Carl Waldo Holl: General Brotherhood Board award. |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Gradebooks||MC2004/227 ||Carl Waldo Holl: Gradebooks: 1923-24, 1924-25, 1926-27 |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Gradecards||MC2004/226 |
|1||Grade card from 1905-1906 school year, New Berlin Public Schools|
|2||Grade card from 1906-1907 school year, New Berlin Public Schools|
|3||Grade card from 1907-1908 school year, New Berlin Public Schools|
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Guestbook||MC2004/225 ||The guestbook was signed by visitors at the Holl's home between 1939 and 1982. Visitors include the Don Martin family, Paul Flory, Vernon Schwalm, the O.L. Hoover family, the A.W. Cordier family, Irma Dare, A. R. Eikenberry, Harry Weimer, the O.W. Neher family, the Ed Miller family, and many others. |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Memorabilia||MC2004/279 ||Carl Waldo Holl: Memorabilia |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Memorial speeches||MC2004/262 ||Carl Waldo Holl: Memorial speeches |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Mortgage||MC2004/264 |
Carl Waldo Holl: Mortgage information.
Some material may be confidential.
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Newspaper clippings||MC2004/259 ||Carl Waldo Holl: Newspaper clippings |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: North Manchester High School consolidation||MC2004/269 |
Carl Waldo Holl: North Manchester High School consolidation.
- Manchester High School Dedication program, dated 4 December 1960.
- Text of speech given by C. W. Holl, dated 1961.
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Photographs||MC2004/223 |
*Deaccessioned and given to Carolyn Holl Leffel, sister of Carl W. Holl, Jr.
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Scholarship Fund||MC2007/183 |
Dr. Carl Waldo Holl Scholarship Fund Resolution, 1948
1. One resolution, 1948, signed by Roy J. Plunkett, Harry R. Weimer and Don Martin.
2. One bulletin following Dr. Holl's death revising the name of the scholarship to "the Carl Waldo Holl Memorial Scholarship Fund."
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Speaking engagements||MC2004/274 ||Correspondence, texts of speeches, programs for events at which Holl gave speeches. |
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Teaching contracts||MC2004/265 |
Carl Waldo Holl Papers: Teaching Contracts.
Some materials may be confidential.
|Holl, Carl Waldo: Twenty-fifth anniversary||MC2004/224 |
Twenty-fifth Anniversary Materials
- Program & menu
- Manchester College Bulletin from May 1948, with photo and description of celebration.
- "Introduction of Carl Waldo Holl Respectfully Submitted at the Carl Waldo Holl Silver Anniversary Luncheon." Text of speech by Don Martin.
- Telegrams and letters of congratulations.
- Letter regarding the Carl Waldo Holl Scholarship Fund.
- Photograph of Carl Waldo Holl with the anniversary celebration attendees. Shot in front of Administration Building. Not labeled.
|Ke No Ryu Club||MC2004/46 ||Memo dated 15 November 1971 regarding Ke No Ryu's charter. |
|Kintner, Dr. Elgin||MC2007/43 |
Dr. Elgin Kintner, honored. Photocopy of article by Tom Sherlin in "The Daily Times" November 27, 2006. "Blount Memorial names lab after Dr. Elgin Kintner."
See Also: Faculty/Staff Kintner, Edward; Manchester College Bulletin July 1976 p.5-6.See also: The Story of the Natural Sciences at Manchester College by William R. Eberly
|Kintner, Dr. Elgin: Physiology Experiments, First Year Medicine, Indiana University||MC2011/97 |
Dr. Elgin P. Kintner, M.D., the son of Dr. Edward Kinter, graduated from Manchester College in 1939. This book of "Physiology Experiments" was completed with a laboratory partner during Elgin's first year of medicine at Indiana University.
See Also: "The Story of the Natural Sciences at Manchester College," by William R. Eberly.
|Kintner, Edward: Mastodon Skeleton, Unearthing||MC2011/91 ||Edward Kintner writes an article for the "Proceedings of the Forty-Fifth Annual Meeting, Indiana Academy of Science, Volume 39, 1929," Stanley A. Cain, Editor. The article is found on page 237 and is titled, "Notes On Unearthing Parts Of A Mastodon Skeleton," Edward Kintner, Manchester College. |
|Koller, Dr. Charles R.: Dissertation, Publications and Patents, Photograph||MU2012/39 ||Dr. Charles Koller is an alumnus of Manchester College, graduating in the year 1943. Included in this collection is Koller's PhD dissertation, a collection of his publications and patents and a photograph circa 1960. |
|Lens and WIlkensen, Nuclear Discussion Workshop||Convocation Tape #59d: Lens, Sidney and Wilkensen, Jim, Nuclear Discussion Workshop ||Sidney Lens and Jim Wilkensen of the State Department. Mr. Wilkenson speaks on the social and political implication of nuclear energy. |
|Likens, Gene||MC2002/188 and MC2002/188b |
Dr. Gene E. Likens, Manchester College alumnus, graduating in 1957 with a degree in zoology. He is known for being the first scientist in North America to discover acid rain in the 1960s.
- Newspaper clippings, news releases
- MC2002/188b, "Pin Cherry Perception," by Robert E. Cook, an article about Gene Likens from "Natural History," November 1981.
See Also: Manchester College Bulletin, November 1975 p.4; January 1978 p.17; The Manchester Monitor, 28 May 2002 p.2.
|Manchester College Promotional: "Rotogravure, The News-Sentinel," Saturday, November 8, 1947 ||MC2009/99a,b |
Trailer Court: Rotogravure, The News-Sentinel, 1947.
Trailer Court: Rotogravure, The News-Sentinel, 1947.
Featured in this newspaper spread are:
- the Chime Tower and Oakwood Hall
- Spartan Halls (barracks for men)
- (the new dormitory to house 100 men and costing an estimated $225,000
- Professor O. W. Neher and Professor Edward Kintner conferring in biology building with crayfish chart
- Tennis courts and 30 trailers for married veterans
- Campus radio station featuring Irvin Hoff, student and Dr. Orland lefforge, speech professor officiating as members of TKA, honorary speech fraternity, broadcast. Photographed are Wayne Miller, from North Manchester; Miss Elsie Rossmanith, Rensselaer; Ralph Yaney and Glen Crago, North Manchester
- Coeds, Miss Anna Mae Ehrmin, Mishawaka and Carlton Stoddard, Louisville, Ohio
- 1947 May Queen Mary Kathryn Cooper, Dayton, Ohio with football players John Krieg, Ft. Wayne and Ellis Lehman, Windbor, PA.
- Miss Mary Jane Penrod, Bluffton, IN, learns how to be a school teacher at Thomas Marshall School with Mrs. Esther Mae Ashley, student teacher director, and Miss Lucille Wright, critic teacher, along with a class of schoolchildren.
- Professors A. R. Eikenberry (Psychology), Fred R. Conkling (English) and Dr. C. S. Morris (Physics) in Administration Building with portrait of Otho Winger, President from 1911 - 1941 in background.
|Manchester College: Financial Records||MC2007/13: July 7, to December 12, 1898 |
Financial records of the College from July 7, to December 12, 1898: Handwritten record of income and expenses. Alice King 7-16-1898, A. B. Ulrey 7-19-1898, Ladies Home, Brickwork, Plastering, Stamps, Gasoline, etc., part of the larger collection MC2007/13, Financial Records of Manchester College.
|Mastodon Dig||MC2007/144 ||Photos from the mastodon dig circa 1929. |
|Mathematics Field Day||MC2002/198 |
Mathematics Field Day news releases.
|Miller, Edward||Faculty/Staff Boxes 46-48: Miller, Edward G. ||Material related to Professor Emeritus Edward G. Miller, Natural Sciences, Chemistry, Department Head. |
|Mu Pi Sigma Physics Society||MC2002/209 |
Mu Pi Sigma Physics Society News Releases.
|Natural Science: Photograph, circa 1897||MC2004/724 ||Photograph depicts an early lab at Manchester College, located in Bumgardner Hall. Labeled on back: Beginning at left from back, forwards: ?, ?, Cecil Jordan, G. W. Tannreuther, ?, E.G.H., ?, A.E. Keufer, ?, Mary Jordan, ?. At Manchester College, Spring of 1898 or Fall of 1897. |
|Neher, O. W.: Photographs Biology Dpt. and Hall of Science||MC2009/53 |
O. W. Neher photographs: Biology Department Photos and Hall of Science Dedicatory Materials.
|Neher, Oscar: Lesson Plans and Papers||MC2002/104o |
Oscar Warner Neher taught at Mount Morris College from 1924 until it merged with Manchester College in 1932. He was the only faculty member that transferred to Manchester College, where he taught biology from 1932 until 1954. Following is a list of folders containing lesson plans and papers for Neher's courses.
|Office Equipment: Photographs||MC2009/38 |
Photo of office and other equipment circa the 1960's or 70's ?
1. One photo with students using an oscilloscope or oscoloscope (circa the 1960's?).
2. One photo of office equipment (circa the 1960's or 70's?).
3. One photo by Lloyd Hoff dated 20 April 1967 of the inside of a piece of equipment.
4. Two photos by Lloyd Hoff showing the interior of the language labs with cubicles and headphones (probably shot during the 1960's).
|Oppenheim, Etta H.||Photo Box 186, MC2004/386 ||Tribute to Etta H. Oppenheim by Professor R. H. Miller. |
|Oppenheim, Isaac and Etta H. ||MC2009/149 |
Photograph of the donors, "Professor of Mathematics," Isaac and Etta H. Oppenheim.
|Orpurt, Philip||Faculty/Staff Boxes 46-48: Orpurt, Philip |
Philip Orpurt: Natural Sciences, Biology, Department Head. Professor Orpurt is also an alumnus of Manchester College.
Philip Orpurt MC College "Letter Collection," MC2004/521, two cloth letters received for Cross Country and Music. See, Orpurt, in Large Faculty/Staff boxes 46-48.
For additional material relating to Philip Orpurt, see: Manchester College Bulletin, April 1978 p.8-9.
|Plant Analysis Notebook: Goshorn, Mt. Morris College, 1889||MC2011/125 |
About 61 plants are recorded in this personal notebook kept by Ezra N. Goshorn, thought to be a student at Mt. Morris College, Illinois. The book spans 17 April 1889 through 29 July 1897. The preprinted formatted notebook is entitled, “APGAR’S PLANT ANALYSIS: Adapted to Gray’s Botanies," by E. A. and A. C. Apgar.
|Plant Analysis Notebook: Ikenberry, Mt. Morris College, 1888||MC2011/113 |
About 150 plants are recorded in this personal notebook kept by W. Lewis Ikenberry, thought to be a student at Mt. Morris College, Illinois. The book spans 21 April 1888 through 30 May 1893. The preprinted formatted notebook is entitled, “APGAR’S PLANT ANALYSIS: Adapted to Gray’s Botanies," by E. A. and A. C. Apgar. Although preformatted, the individual fills in the blanks. W. Lewis Ikenberry, from Waterlook Iowa, filled this book out in detail, including localities where specimens were found, such as:
College campus, Mt. Morris, Ilinois, May 9, 1988.
Pine Creek 3 mi. W. Mt. Morris, May 16, 1888.
Rock River below Oregon,Illinois,June 2, 1888
Cedar River, opp J. Murphy, Waterloo, Iowa, July 4, 1892
Cascade Glenn, Ann Arbor, Michigan,May 30, 1893.
About 150 plants are described and recorded.
|Public Relations: Newspaper Promotional||MC2009/99 |
Newspaper spread: Promotional: "Rotogravuer, The News-Sentinel," Saturday, November 8, 1947.
|Science Faculty Photographs||MC2007/152 ||Photographs beginning with Dr. Edward Kintner. |
|Science Symposium: 1990||Media Cabinet: Science Symposium, 1990 |
Gene Likens as a participant in the Science Symposium, 20 April 1990.
- Dr. Gene Likens, "State of the World's Ecosystem-Environmental Prospects for the 1990's." [SVHS original]
- Dr. Gene Likens, "State of the World's Ecosystem-Environmental Prospects for the 1990's." [dubbing master]
|Seelman, Weaver: Nuclear Power Discussion Workshop||Convocation Tape #59b: Weaver, Seelman, Nuclear Power Discussion Workshop |
59b: Nuclear Discussion Workshop, Seelman Weaver #1, 27 March 1979, representing the opinion of the National Council of Churches Study on nuclear energy and other alternative energies.
|Sigma Pi Sigma Physics Society||MC2002/248 |
Sigma Pi Sigma Physics Society Collection. Sigma Pi SIgma is an Honors Society for Physics.
Newspaper articles about Sigma Pi Sigma.
|Sigma Pi Sigma Physics Society||MC2002/311 ||Natural Sciences Division materials including Pamphlets from symposia, Sigma Pi Sigma information, Indiana Academy of Science 1979 meeting booklet. |
|Sigma Pi Sigma, Physics Society||MC2007/137 Sigma Pi Sigma ||Sigma Pi Sigma, Physics Society, financial records 1949 - 1950, 1959 - 1951. This material is part of the larger collection accessioned as MC2007/137. |
|Stinebaugh, Effie: Drama Scrapbook||MC2007/6: Stinebaugh Scrapbook |
Drama Scrap Book and class notes of Manchester College alumna, Effie Stinebaugh,depicting; charm, expression, actresses and actors, loves old sweet song, costumes, kiddie joys, youthful pleasures, settings, scenes, humor clippings. A date is not included but clippings include, "Why I Have Not Bobbed Mine," by Mary Pickford (an article about hair) and "The Real Life Story of Charlie Chaplin."
Also included are "Mathematics," class notes, and
"Principles of Secondary Education."
|Students: Photographs, 1932||MC2003/357 |
Dean Beery Photograph Collection, including photographs of Manchester College theater. Many of these pictures are from the 1930's.
|Surbey, Donald L.||MC2007/20 |
Scientist and Manchester College alumnus. Scientific writings and patents.See also: The materials were in the Archives but not documented prior to April 2006.
|Sweeton, Jerry||MC2002/104a ||Material relating to Jerry Sweeton, instructor of Biology and Environmental studies. |
|Sweeton, Jerry||MC2010/8 ||Jerry Sweeton, 2009 Professor of the Year. |
|Tannreuther, George W.||MC2007/128 |
Information about George Tannreuther who was the first college graduate of Manchester College in 1900. Tannreuther became professor of Zoology at the University of Missouri-Columbia.
|Ulrey, A. B.||MC2007/87 |
A. B. Ulrey: First biology teacher at Manchester College, born near North Manchester, Indiana.
This material contains information regarding Ulrey's work done at the Venice Marine Station along with biographical notes and personal correspondence.
|Ulrey, A. B.||MC2007/113 |
Four articles written by A. B. Ulrey on the topics of Eugenics, the embryology of Paragordius (Gordius) Varius (Leidy), the South American Characinidae, and starfishes of southern California.
|Waggy, Sherwood and Streator, Jim: Photograph||Faculty Photo Box 166b ||Manchester College alumnus, Sherwood Waggy, in photo with James Streator. |
|Weaver, Nuclear Discussion, National Council of Churches Study||Convocation Tape #59c: Weaver, Seelman, Nuclear Discussion, Panel ||59c: Nuclear Discussion Workshop, National Council of Churches study part 2 with Seelman Weaver. |
|Weimer, Harry: Photograph||MU2012/105 ||Oversized photograph of Professor Harry Weimer [Chemistry] in the classroom. |
|Weimer: Harry and Robert||MC2007/90 |
Robert Weimer: Kappa Mu Epsilon certificate and photo of first Kappa Mu Epsilon group, 1950 (photo includes MC alumnus, Robert Weimer).
Materials also related to Manchester College alumnus, Dr. Harry Weimer.
|Weimer: Memories of Mrs. Harry Weimer||MC General File: Weimer ||The Memories of Mrs. Harry Weimer. |