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Accession #MC2008/51
TopicMount Morris College: Fire, 1931, Newspaper Articles,
TitleNewspaper Articles About the Mount Morris College Fire, 1931
LocationSmall Box 31
CitationNewspaper Articles About the Mount Morris College Fire, 1931, MC2008/51, Archives and Brethren Historical Collection, Funderburg Library, Manchester University, North Manchester, Indiana.
AccessResearchers are responsible for determining copyright status of archived materials where this is relevant to their intended use of the materials.
ProvenanceUnknown, in Archives prior to April 2006.
Scope and ContentNewspaper articles about the April 12, 1931 fire.
Date of Accession01 March 2008
Bio History NoteThe Sunday morning fire of April 12,1931 was the second fire to strike Mount Morris College.    The first fire occurred  in 1912 and the college was subsequently rebuilt.  The second fire was so devastating that in the spring of 1932, the Mount Morris College Board of Trustees decided to close the college and merge with Manchester College.
Archivist Note

Description prepared 19 March 2008 by Jeanine M. Wine.

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