|Topic||Accession #||Description Summary|
|AAFRO House and Program||MC2009/71-E,c |
Poster: "Haunted House," spondored by AAFRO House, 31 October 1978.
|Admissions: Materials 1989 - 2009||MC2012/85 - Contents Part Two |
A wide assortment of Admissions materials circa the 1980's through 2009/2010.
|Admissions: Posters||MC2009/71 ||MC2009/71-V,ta: Posters. 1981, "Junior Visitation Day," and (no year) "Juniors in High School, Your Invitation to Manchester College, April 28." |
|Alford, Steve||MC2009/71-SP:Sports ||Steve Alford posters. |
|Alumni: Paul Boase Collection||MC2004/395 ||Materials from this collection include programs for "The Devil Passes," a play presented by the Senior Class of 1938, Program for the State Intercollegiate Oratorical Contest, dated 12 February 1937, Class Day 1937 program, Manchester College Bulletin from December 1935, Alumni Days, 1987 and 1992, Commencement program for 1937 and other materials and photographs. |
|Athletic Department||MC2004/505 |
Athletic Department Photograph Collection:
Photographs of Baseball, Wrestling, Basketball, Women's Basketball, Soccer, Tennis (men's and women's), Track and Field, Cross Country, Football and Volleyball.
|Basketball, Men's, Varsity Team 1954: Photograph||MC2005/11 ||One 8' x 10" black and white photo of the Manchester College 1954 Varsity Basketball Team. |
|Black History Month/Week||MC2009/71 |
- 1985 Black History Month calendar.
- 1980 "Together We Can Make It: Tell It, Black History Week," featuring Dr. Roger Pulliam, Assistant Professor University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Mr. Halisi Shauri, Director, Project Upward Bound, Northwestern University, Dr. A. D. Pickney, President, Indiana State Chapter of the NAACP.
- 1990 Black History Month calendar (MC2009/71-E,d4)
- 1992 Black History Month calendar (MC2009/71-E,d,3).
- 1993 Black History Month calendar (MC2009/71-E,d,2).
See MC2009/71 File Folder MC2009/71-E: Events on Campus.
|Church as Peacemaker Conference, 1986||MC2012/5 ||This conference featured Mary Travers, social activist and folk music star from the singing group, Peter, Paul and Mary. The keynote speaker was Dr. Ronald Sider, Professor of Theology at Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary. This was the 5th year for the conference, an ecumenical gathering sponsored by the college's Peace Studies Institute and the Howard John Peace and Justice Lectureship of the Manchester Church of the Brethren. |
|Coe, Mary: Collection||MC2004/386 |
The Mary Coe Collection:
- Correspondence between A. W. Cordier and R. H. Miller.
- Correspondence regarding Abraham Mizrahi and Mrs. Isaac Oppenheim.
- R.H. Miller's eulogy of Mrs. Isaac Oppenheim.
- Photograph of Manchester College's football team, circa 1946 or 1947.
|Conscientious Objectors: Virginia Keller Interviews||MC2008/06 |
This collection contains all the paper documents and audio tape of interviews with Manchester Graduates and former Manchester students who served in Civilian Public Service in the late 1940s.
|Conscientious Objectors: Civilian Public Service Interviews||MC2012/33 |
Photographs, periodicals, correspondence, audio recordings, video and VHS recordings of Manchester College students who, as conscientious objectors, served in Civilian Public Service projects during WWII.
|Convocation: Photograph Collection||MC2004/123 |
A photograph collection of convocation participants and events. Most individuals in the pictures have been identified.
|Davisson, John H.: Photograph Collection, circa 1930s||MC2004/535 ||Two pictures of Manchester College students of the thirties. |
|Doris B. Garey Postcard Collection||MC2003/106 ||Doris B. Garey Postcard Collection. |
|Earth Day: Poster||MC2009/71, File Folder MC2009/71-E: Events on Campus |
Poster for Earth Day, "Go Plant a Tree!!!, Earthday Celebration 20 years."
|Faculty and Staff" PR Photograph Collection||MC2007/228 A - BG ||Photographs of faculty, trustees, etc. from their College Advancement, PR files.|
|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 Photograph Collection||Two Large Boxes: Photo Shelves |
Photographs of faculty. This is a large list of faculty and a large collection of pictures.
|Family Bible: Paul and Snoberger||MU2013/24 |
A bible  that contains letters related to the Paul and Snoberger (Snowberger) families. List of "Paul" family children and their birthdates.
|Flory, Paul: Colleague's Collection||MC2005/15 ||Colleague's collection of articles about Flory and personal family correspondence. |
|Flory, Paul: Collection||MC2001/2 |
Paul Flory Collection.
|Flory, Paul: Dr. Allan R. Shultz||MU2012/36 ||A scholarly paper and biographical material related to the career of Dr. Allan Shultz, Paul Flory's first graduate student. A copy Chapter 8, "PVT, Specific Heat, and Thermal Transitions," by Allan R. Shultz, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, from the publication, "Handbook of Polycarbonate Science and Technology, edited by Donald G. LeGrand and John T. Bendler. |
|Funderburg Library: Photographs||MC2003/115 |
Photographs of the construction of Funderburg Library (1966)and floor plans, Allen Wilmert and Rob Gratz with Paul Kantbambi of the University of Malawi, May 1988, the 1992 National Library Week Reception, pictures of sculptures, artwork and library equipment, musical instruments, photos of faculty, staff and students....and many more.
|Get Away Weekend||MC2009/71-E,f |
This is a large collection of materials ranging from MC2009/7-A - MC2009/71-V,j1a,b.
These printed and hand-made posters and other memorabilia accumulated throughout the years in the Manchester College Archives.
Get Away Weekend materials are found in
MC2009/71-E,f - "Get Away Weekend Schedule" featuring courses and faculty, Patricia Helman, Richard Harshbarger, David Waas, Carol Tice, Ken Brown, Dorothy Keller, Graydon F. Snyder, Floyd Slotterback, Paul Keller. 2 May - 4 May 1980.
|Grandstaff, Paul and Mary Photograph Collection||MC2004/322 |
7 albums of photographs taken during Sunday dinners given for M.C. students at Mom and Dad Grandstaff's during 1975-1979. Also includes wedding, baby, and bridal/wedding shower photographs of M.C. students.
See Also: Manchester College Bulletin, July 1975 p.6-7; November 1975 p.1-.
|Grandstaff, Paul and Mary: Photo Collection, 1971-1972||MC2007/13 ||Grandstaff slide and photo collection including years 1971 and 1972. |
|Helman, A. Blair and Patricia: Photographs ||MC2007/145 |
A. Blair Helman: Photo Collection containing images of A. Blair and Patricia Helman, including A. BLair receiving keys to station wagon from manager of Chryselr plant [MC2007/145].
|Holl, Carl Waldo Papers: Manufacturing Chemists' Association Special Award Materials||MC2004/221 ||Manufacturing Chemists' Association Special Award Materials |
|Homecoming Photograph Collection||MC2004/126 |
Homecoming Photograph Collection
Primarily black and white pictures, photographed by Scott McAlpine at Homecoming 1992 (10/17)
|International Week: Posters||MC2009/71-E |
International Week Posters. File Folder MC2009/71-E, object number MC2009/71-E,n.
|King, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther: Contact Prints||MU2013/6 ||Contact prints from the visit Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. made to Manchester College on 1 February 1968. These prints are different from the King negatives and also include images of Andrew Young. |
|Kinsel, Paul: Collection||MC2011/229 |
Memorabilia belonging to student, Paul Kinsel,. The collection reflects his 1928 - 1929 through 1931 - 1932 college experience.
|Kissinger, Paul||MC2004/729: Kissinger ||Photograph of Paul Kissinger: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph Collection, see MC2004/729. |
|Manchester College: Seventy Fifth and Ninetieth Anniversary||MC2002/247 |
General information, brochures on the Seventy Fifth and Ninetieth anniversaries of Manchester College .
File assembled from the materials of Ferne Baldwin was added to MC2002/247 by Jeanine Wine on 21 April 2010. The file contains newspaper articles about the 75th celebration (1889-1964), script for the 90th Anniversary Presentation with memories of events and professors, description of the 75th Anniversay program.
|Manchester College: Photograph Album||MC2007/39 ||A photograph album containing photographs of Manchester College faculty and staff as well as pictures from theatrical productions/plays ranging from 1916 through 1965-1966. |
|Men's Glee Club: Photograph, circa 1930||MC2011/135 ||Men's Glee Club, photograph taken in New Lebanon, Ohio. Walter Weck from New Lebanon, Ohio is in the picture as is Paul Halladay. |
|Miller, Edith Alice Collection||MC2008/208 |
Much more material than can be described. Please go into the accession page to read Scope and Contents. The collection includes the following but is vastly larger:
Obituaries, information on the Shull children, photograph of son of Moy Gwong, "Memory Speaks, North Manchester Celebrates Its First 150 Years," program for play written by Dr. Charles Boebel, article from "The Noble County American," Albion, Indiana, Thursday, June 24, 1982, pg. 7 regarding the Potawatomi Chief Simon Pokagon, Last Chief of the Potawatomies, personal information about Edith Alice Miller, letter by Otho about his wife's, Ida's death, and Class of 1926 Information, as saved by Edith Miller.
For more information on Edith Alice Miller see West Manchester Church of the Brethren.
|Montel, Gary: Public Relations Wall of Fame, Photographs ||MC2004/729: Montel, Gary |
Photograph of Gary Montel in the Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph Collection, MC2004/729.
|Mount Morris: Historic Memorabilia and Records||MC2012/51 ||A varied and extensive collection that includes interesting materials from Mount Morris College. |
|Music, Drama and Visiting Artistis: Posters||MC2009/71 |
This large collection of materials ranging from MC2009/7-A - MC2009/71-V,j1a,b includes printed and hand-made posters and other memorabilia accumulated throughout the years in the Manchester College Archives.
|Natural Sciences Division: Kinsel, Paul Collection||MC2004/727 ||Paul Kinsel Collection - Physics related. |
|Natural Sciences Division: National Science Foundation Summer Program||MC2003/365 ||James R. Gaier BS '74 taught in the Natural Sciences Division at Manchester College 1992-2004. This is a collection of his photographs including images from the National Science Foundation Summer Programs. |
|New Union: Student Group, Helman, A. Blair Papers||MC2004/304 ||Brochure entitled "The New Union: Serving a Responsible Student Body." |
Memo to Members of the Administrative Committee from Off ice of the Dean of Students, dated 9 June 1969. Discussed a conference between Paul W. Hoffman and the President & Vice-President of the New Union.
Essay written by Alan Flory regarding the New Union, dated 15 May 1969.
For more material on the New Union (NU) see also: Oak Leaves, 30 April 1969 p.1.
|Newman, Paul: Contact Prints||MU2013/8 ||Contact prints of Paul Newman's stop on campus in April of 1968 while campaigning for Senator Euguene McCarthy who was seeking the Democatic presidential nomination. |
|Peace Week: Posters, Schedules, 1994, 2004||MC2009/71-E: Events on Campus, Object number MC2009/71-Ei, Ei2 |
Poster with schedule of events for Peace Week 2004. This poster is part of the larger collection MC2009/71.MC2009/71-E, i - Peace Week 2004, schedule of events poster. MC2009/71-E,i2 - Peace Week 1994, schedule of events poster (formerly #24 2003/114).
|Photograph Collection, Public Relations: Wall of Fame, Faculty and Staff||MC2004/729 ||Faculty/Staff Photographs: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph Collection |
|Photographs: Alumni Days and Alumni Reunions ||MC2004/90 |
Photographs are from Homecoming and Alumni Days 1993. Many alumni are identified.
|Photographs: Media and Public Relations, January 1997 - May 2000 - Part 1||MC2012/36 |
Photographs, contact sheets and negatives for the purposes of Media and Public Relations. January 1997 through December 1997.
|Photographs: Media and Public Relations, January 1998 - May 2000 - Part 4||MC2012/36d |
Photographs, contact sheets and negatives for the purposes of Media and Public Relations. August 1999 through December 1999.
|Posters and Articles From Manchester College ||MC2009/71,A-V |
File Folder MC2009/71-A: A Cappella Choir
File Folder MC2009/71-AL: Artist Lecture Series
File Folder MC2009/71-B: Brethren Colleges Abroad
File Folder MC2009/71-C: Children's Theatre
File Folder MC2009/71-CB: Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble
File Folder MC2009/71-CH: Choral Events
File Folder MC2009/71-CY: Church of the Brethren Youth Conference
File Folder MC2009/71-D: Dances
File Folder MC2009/71-E: Events on Campus
File Folder MC2009/71-MSO: Manchester Civic and Symphony Orchestra
File Folder MC2009/71-MU: Music Department
File Folder MC2009/71-PEV: Performances and Events
File Folder MC2009/71-PMOA: Plays, Musicals, One Acts
File Folder MC2009/71-SP: Sports, Posters with Football schedules.
File Folder MC2009/71-V: Various, including Admissions Material, Parents' Weekend, Fundraising, Phonathon, Graphics Department
|Previously Accessioned and Unaccessioned Posters and Articles From Manchester College ||MC2009/71 Entire Collection |
A large collection of materials ranging from MC2009/7-A - MC2009/71-V,j1a,b consisting of printed and hand-made posters and other memorabilia that accumulated throughout the years in the Manchester College Archives.
|Public Relations: Posters||MC2009/71: Entire Collection |
This is a large collection of printed and hand-made posters along with other memorabilia that had accumulated thorugh the years in the Manchester College Archives.
|Ray, Paul S.||Faculty/Staff Boxes 46-48: Ray, Paul ||Material related to Paul Ray. |
|Relief and Rehabilitation: Article Collection, C.P.S. Camp 101 ||MC2002/50 |
"Action of U.S. Congress." Gospel Messenger 92.31 (July 31, 1943): 17.
"Education for Service in Relief and Reconstruction Organized…" Gospel Messenger 92.20 (May 15, 1943): 19.
"Foreign Relief Training." Gospel Messenger 92.41 (October 9, 1943): 14-15.
"Manchester Unit." Second Mile [publication of C.P.S. Camp #48, Marienville, PA]. July 1943.
"Plans for Manchester Relief Corps." Gospel Messenger 92.32 (August 7, 1943): 21.
|Relief and Rehabilitation: C.P.S. Unit 101, Registrar's Records||MC2004/9 |
C.P.S. Unit 101 Registrar's Records along with a brief history and reference material describing the creation of CPS Camp 101 and its sub-camps, of which Manchester College was one. Manchester College's 10-week program was directed locally by Dr. Andrew W. Cordier. The sixty-seventy CPS'ers were chosen by Brethren Service Committee, and the plan was for them to leave the country and begin relief and rehabilitation work immediately after the program's completion.
|Residence Life: Photographs||MC2004/131 |
A group of photographs representing Parents' Weekend, Hog Roast Weekend 1993 , the All-American Women's Baseball League 1993, the Ikenberry Serenade 1991, Student Visitation Day, as well as other events. Many students and individuals in the pictures are identified.
|Roanoke Classical Seminary||MC2002/239 |
Manchester College traces its roots to Roanoke Seminary, located in Roanoke, Indiana.
General info, legal documents.
Memo from Dean of Students, Paul W. Hoffman to President A. Blair Helman regarding materials he had investigated.
Photocopies of brochure listing Courses and Expenses of the Roanoke Classical Seminary and Normal School.
Newspaper articles about Roanoke Classical Seminary.
|Robinson, William: President, Commencement Photograph Collection, Including Honorary Degree Recipient, 1993||MC2004/122 |
President WIlliam Robinson: Commencement Photograph Collection, 1993.
Honorary Degree recipient: Andrew Murray.
Honorary Degree recipient: Howard Brembeck.
Many faculty/staff, students and alumni are identified in this set of photographs.
|Ronald R. Hill Collection||MC2008/195a-p |
Ronald R. Hill Collection, Class of 1959. College Memorabilia from 1955 - 1959, including the autograph of Marian Anderson , Arnold Moss, and program for The Messiah, 1958.
|Scholarships: Names and Location||MU2012/117 File Folders #3, #4 ||Information about scholarships (1.) Awarded by Manchester College and (2.) Non-Manchester College related scholarships given to Manchester College students/alumni. Information related to the 1980's and 1990's through the 2000's. |
|Scholarships: Names and Location||MU2012/117 File Folders #5, #6 ||Information about scholarships (1.) Awarded by Manchester College and (2.) Non-Manchester College related scholarships given to Manchester College students/alumni. Information related to the 1990's and Non-MC Scholarship material. |
|Scholarships: Names and Location||MU2012/117 File Folders #7, #8, #9, #10 ||Information about scholarships (1.) Awarded by Manchester College and (2.) Non-Manchester College related scholarships given to Manchester College students/alumni. |
|Scholarships: Names and Location||MU2012/117 Master File |
Information about scholarships (1.) Awarded by Manchester College and (2.) Non-Manchester College related scholarships given to Manchester College students/alumni.
|Scholarships: Names and Location Detailed Folder Description||MU2012/117 File Folder #1 ||Information about scholarships (1.) Awarded by Manchester College and (2.) Non-Manchester College related scholarships given to Manchester College students/alumni. Detailed description of folder contents. File #1 details activity in the 1950's 1960's. |
|Scholarships: Names and Location Detailed Folder Description||MU2012/117 File Folder #2 ||Information about scholarships (1.) Awarded by Manchester College and (2.) Non-Manchester College related scholarships given to Manchester College students/alumni. Detailed description of folder contents. File #2 details activity in the 1970's. |
|Schutz, J. Raymond||MC2011/227, Folders 1 - 16 ||J. Raymond Schutz - a man of many capabilities. He was a professor at Manchester College, husband, father and farmer, public speaker, pastor and minister of the First Brethren Church in North Manchester, Indiana, candidate for Congress in 1932 (Indiana) and a contendor in the 1936 race for Governor. The researcher can get a feel for Pre WWII Indiana and Indiana during war. Letters to soldiers are included as well as the names of men from North Manchester who were killed in the war. Topics include: Prohibition, economic recovery from the Great Depression, and the impact of Hitler 's Germany on Europe. Schutz was a contemporary with Andrew Cordier who participated in some of Schutz's political involvements. |
|Schutz, J. Raymond||MC2011/227, Folders 23 - 44 ||This vast collection is divided between several pages designated as MC2011/227 [plus Folder Numbers]. Raymond Schutz was a professor at Manchester College. He was also farmer, public speaker, pastor, candidate for Congress (Indiana,1932) and a contendor in the 1936 race for Governor. Schutz was an outstanding official in the local, state and International Kiwanis Club and became President, and then Chairman, of the Standard Life Insurance Company of Indiana. One can get a feel for Pre WWII Indiana and Indiana involved in war. Letters to soldiers are included along with names of men from North Manchester who were killed. Prohibition, economic recovery from the Great Depression, and the impact of Hitler 's Germany on Europe, were somemajor issues of Schutz's day. Schutz was a contemporary of Andrew Cordier who participated in some of Schutz's political involvements. |
|Schutz, J. Raymond||MC2011/227, Folders 45 - 83 ||This vast collection is divided between several pages designated as MC2011/227 [plus Folder Numbers]. Raymond Schutz was a professor at Manchester College. He was also farmer, public speaker, pastor, candidate for Congress (Indiana,1932) and a contendor in the 1936 race for Governor. Schutz was an outstanding official in the local, state and International Kiwanis Club and became President, and then Chairman, of the Standard Life Insurance Company of Indiana. One can get a feel for Pre WWII Indiana and Indiana involved in war. Letters to soldiers are included along with names of men from North Manchester who were killed. Prohibition, economic recovery from the Great Depression, and the impact of Hitler 's Germany on Europe, were somemajor issues of Schutz's day. Schutz was a contemporary of Andrew Cordier who participated in some of Schutz's political involvements. |
|Shultz, L. W.: Photograph Collection||MC2001/12h ||L.W. Shultz Papers: Photograph Collection including tours conducted by L. W. Shultz, Piney Woods, pictures of Cora and L. W. Shultz, and many more of European and Middle Eastern tours. |
|Stafford, William: Collection||MC2005/13: William Stafford Collection |
William Stafford (1914-1993), US Poet Laureate 1970, received Relief and Rehabilitation* training in Civilian Public Service Camp 101 at Manchester College 1943, was member of MC English faculty 1955-56, and visited the college many other times. See letter in collection for further information.
|Steel, Pauline Charity and Hilty, Fred||MC2003/224 |
Biographical information about Pauline Charity Steele and Fred B. Hilty, Manchester College alumni.
Please note: Book is available in the MC Collection.
|Students: Photographs, 1932||MC2003/357 |
Dean Beery Photograph Collection, including photographs of Manchester College theater. Many of these pictures are from the 1930's.
|Track and Field: Posters with Schedules||MC2009/71, Folder MC2009/71-SP:Sports ||Posters wtih Men's and Women's Track and Field Schedules. See MC2009/71 File Folder MC2009/71-SP:Sports, listed as a group in Scope and Content. |
|Weimer, Orpha and Harry Collection: Manchester College Experience, 1927||MC2011/189 |
Below is a small representation of this collection's holdings. See the accession page for a more extensive list of photographs and memorabilia:
"The Speaker of Tau Kappa Alpha, Golden Anniversary, 1908 - 1958," Vol. XL, No. 3, March, 1958, a booklet published four times a year. Tau Kappa Alpha is a speech fraternity.
Orpha Jackson Weimer's scrapbook from her senior year of college, 1926-1927 including:
- Ditch Day, May Day, Freshman - Sophomore water fight, graduating Class picture, athletic competitions, Senior Banquet, nature hikes, Philophronian and Philalethean memorabilia, May Day Court with Queen, Mother's and Daughter's Banquet, and Commencement week program for 1927.
- Picture of shelved cans at the Weimer Canning Factory in North Manchester.
- Manchester College marching band.
Group photograph of MC male students.
Female student in MC Chemistry library.
Photograph of football team, presumably circa early 1920's.
Photograph of Manchester College Philophronian members in the summer of 1923.