|Topic||Accession #||Description Summary|
|Ephrata Cloister Period Doll||BC2007/10 ||Female doll dressed in the garb of the Ephrata Community 1732. |
|Church of the Brethren: Brethren Action Movement||BC2008/3 ||Conception, newsletters, tracts, letter, writings by Dale Aukerman and others. |
|Bill Eberly Collection: Church of the Brethren Materials||BC2011/25a-y |
See the accession page for a complete listing of this collection that deals with Indiana church history, Brethren meetings and annual conferences, sunday school materials and publications, images of Schreisheim, Germany (birthplace of Alexander Mack), Church of the Brethren anniversary materials, Brethren Service in Puerto Rico, Nathan Leopold, West Manchester Church of the Brethren and much more.
|Buildings List ||Buildings List ||This is a somewhat dated list of building on campus but it shares some pertinent information. |
|Commencement Tape1989: Young, Dr. John F.||Commencement Tape 1989: Young, Dr. John F. ||Dr. John F. Young speaks at the 21 May 1989 Commencement. |
|Perkins, John, Going Through Samaria: Convocation #25, 1976||Convocation #25: Perkins, John ||Rev. Mr. John Perkins gives the address, "Going Through Samaria," 13 October 1976. |
|Convocation #43: Wolf, Reverend John, Crazy Christians, 1977||Convocation #43: Wolf, The Rev. John, 1977 |
Reverend John Wolf delivers the convocation address on 14 November 1977.
|Convocation #163: Thomas, John||Convocation Tape #163: Thomas, John |
Olympian, John Thomas, speaks on the topic of "Olympic Harmony," or what makes an olympic champion? The date of the address is 6 February 1984..
|Ebersole, John||Convocation Tape 513 ||See: Convocations Cassettes Collection Tape 513 (21 April 1997). |
|Convocation #163: Thomas, John, 1984||Convocation Tape: Thomas, John ||Olympian, John Thomas, speaks on the topic of "What Makes an Olympic Champion?" The date of the address is 6 February 1984. |
|Garey, Doris B.||Faculty Staff Boxes: Garey, Doris B. |
Material related to Doris B. Garey, Professor of English, 1956 - 1972, including:
"The Conversion of John Bunyan," by Doris Garey, 1932.
"Samuel Johnson and John Bunyan: A Study in Religious Types," by Doris Garey 1933.
|Johnson, Dorothy||Faculty Staff Boxes: Johnson, Dorothy |
Material regarding Dorothy Johnson. Dorothy was hired in 1943 to teach business/secretarial studies.
See also: MC2007/94: Letter regarding rooming accommodations.
|Johnson, Onita ||Faculty Staff Boxes: Johnson, Onita ||Material regarding Onita Johnson, Practical Arts and Letters, Health, Physical Education and Recreation, Department Head. |
|Johnson, Quentin||Faculty Staff Boxes: Johnson, Quentin ||Material regarding Quention Johnson. |
|Knarr, John||Faculty Staff Boxes: Knarr, John ||Material related to John Knarr. |
|Bales, John||Faculty/Staff ||Social Sciences, Economics and Business. |
|Planer, John||Faculty/Staff Boxes 46-48: Planer, John |
Material regarding John Planer, Music, Department Head.
"A Statement of Educational Philosophy: The Rights and Responsibilities of Students and Teachers," by John H. Planer, 1/5/75 Reviewed 12/89.
For additional material related to John Planar, see: Manchester College Bulletin, July 1976 p.6.
|Rowe, James||Faculty/Staff Boxes 46-48: Rowe, James |
Material related to James Rowe, Manchester College 1950 alumnus, Associate Professor of Mathematical Sciences, 1969 - 1988:
- July 1988 newspaper clipping, Three MC Faculty Retire. The list of three retiring at the end of the 1987-88 academic year include James E. Rowe, Dr. Donald L. Colburn, Professor of Psychology and Onita Johnson, Associate Professor of Health and Physical Education.
|Schultz, John||Faculty/Staff Boxes 46-48: Schultz, John ||John Schultz, Practical Arts and Letters, Health, Physical Education and Recreation. |
|Traxler, Janina||Faculty/Staff Boxes 46-48: Traxler, Janina ||Material related to Janina Traxler, also might be previously identified as Janina Planer, Modern Languages. |
|Willmert, John ||Faculty/Staff Boxes 46-48: Willmert, John Allen |
Clippings and news releases relating to John Willmert, Manchester College Librarian.
See also: J. S. Willmert paper about "Sadie Irene Stutzman Wampler," in the Sadie Stutzman Wampler materials, Faculty/Staff Boxes 46-48.
|Baumgart, John||Faculty/Staff Boxes: Baumgart, John K. ||Material related to John K. Baumgart. |
|Beery, John||Faculty/Staff Boxes: Beery, John W. ||"In Concert" Magazine article written by John Beery with photograph of Manchester College students by Scott McAlpine. Title: "Your Future Music." |
|Bointnott, John||Faculty/Staff Boxes: Bointnott, John W. ||Material related to John W. Bointnott. |
|Browne,John Jr.||Faculty/Staff Boxes: Browne, John Jr. ||Material related to John Browne, Jr. |
|Dotterer, John E.||Faculty/Staff Boxes: Dotterer, John E. ||Material regarding John E. Dotterer. |
|Freeman, John Carl||Faculty/Staff Boxes: Freeman, John Carl ||Material related to John Carl Freeman. |
|Boitnott, John||Information ||According to the records of Ferne Baldwin, John Boitnott taught Education from 1947-1948. He died 31 March 2000 at age 102. |
|Photographs: Alumni Awards||Large Box 18: Alumni Awards ||Alumni Honor Awards: Article regarding, and photographs of, 1990 recipients, Graydon F. Snyder, Onita Johnson, Paul Hoover. Article and photographs of 2000 recipients, Duard Conrad (MC 1925), Lonnie Steele (MC 1962), Dr. James Easton (MC 1964), Howard Royer (MC 1952). |
|Alumni Awards: Alumni Service Awards||Large Box 18: Alumni Service Awards ||Citations for Alumni Service Awards, including names and dates. |
|Convocation Tape Listing 1968 - 2008||Listing of Convocation Recordings |
A listing of Convocation tapes. Some of these recordings have been digitized but this list does not reflect this information . A search will have to be done for each individual recording to see if the presentation is available on CD or DVD.
|Johnson, Irene||Manchester College Bulletin ||Irene Johnson: See Manchester College Bulletin February 1977 p.1. |
|Tomlonson, John||Manchester College Bulletin November,1975 p.1-2. ||Material related to John Tomlonson is located in the Manchester College Bulletin November 1975 p.1-2. |
|Mount Morris College:1880 Publicity Flyer and Association with Jane Addams||MC 2008/79: Mt. Morris, Jane Addams |
Richard Edwards and John Harvey Parr, who were teachers of Jane Addams in Cedarville, Illinois - later taught at the Rock River Seminary. Rock River Seminary closed in 1878 and reopened as Mount Morris College.
One flyer from 1880 advertising Mt. Morris College to interested Brethren.
|Baldwin, John: Winged Scroll||MC General File: Baldwin, John, Winged Scroll |
John Baldwin, artist of "The Winged Scroll." File includes printed explanation of the artwork as well as information about the artist.
|Ghayur, Arif||MC General File: Faculty, New |
From the fact sheet, Manchester College New Faculty 1986: Arif Ghayur will be teaching sociology courses. He has taught a variety of subjects in a number of colleges and universities. His degrees are from Karachi University, University of Massachusetts and St. John's University.
Also see materials in Faculty/Staff Boxes 46-48: Ghayur, Arif.
|Liberal Education||MC General File: Liberal Education ||Liberal Education: Prospects for the Next Century, a symposium at Manchester College, 1995. |
|Chautauqua||MC General File: Newsletter of the North Manchester Historical Society, Inc. |
Newsletter of the North Manchester Historical Society, Inc., Volume XXVI, Number 3, August 2009, article by John Knarr.
|Rawlins, John: Rock River Seminary||MC General File: Rock River, Rawlins |
John Aaron Rawlins, Adjustant and Chief of Staff to General Ulysses S. Grant, attended Rock River Seminary.
|Wrestling: Newspaper Articles||MC General File: Wrestling ||Newspaper articles about Wrestling at Manchester College. |
|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. |
|Alumni Awards||MC2002/10 ||Alumni Honor Awards Records. |
|Kennedy, John F.: Memorial Service Records||MC2002/183 |
John F. Kennedy memorial service records.
|Relief and Rehabilitation: C.P.S. Unit 101||MC2002/236 |
C.P.S. Unit 101
"Possible Criteria for Selecting Personnel for Relief and Reconstruction Training"
"A Handbook on Relief and Rehabilitation"
"General Background Material, Including Reference Works"
"Relief Administration--A Bibliography"
"Guide for Developing Questions for Project Records"
"Relief Training School--Courses Offered"
|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.
|Relief and Rehabilitation: C.P.S. Camp 101, Registrar's Records||MC2002/295 |
Matriculation cards for all students enrolled in Manchester's 10-week relief training program. Student information included: name, marital status, rooming location, parent's name, home address, courses, grades.
The file contains news releases, articles, and a history.
"I know who played 'Pistol Packin' Momma' on the college chimes one spring midnight in 1944."
|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.
|Class Gifts||MC2002/52 |
Class Gifts Records.
|Presidents: Photograph Collection||MC2003/105 ||Photographs of the Presidents of Manchester University - oversized collection. Also included are the photographs of the Chinese Wedding performed by President Winger. |
|Shultz, L. W.: Postcard Collection||MC2003/108 |
Lawrence W. Shultz Postcard Collection. Some cards are from, Schwenksville, PA - Niagara Falls, Ontario 1948 - Moscow, Russia, 7 September 1961 - Camp Mack, Milford, Ind., 1925 - Church of the Brethren, Wenatchee Washington - Cunard White Star, "Mauretania."
|Mount Morris College: Faculty and Staff, President Stein, John W. ||MC2003/119 ||Mount Morris President J. W. Stein papers: |
- In 1881, J.W. Stein, then president of Mt. Morris College, disappeared mysteriously, leaving behind his wife and children.
|A Cappella: Tours to 1975||MC2003/150 ||Choir tours to 1975. |
|A Cappella Choir: Tours 1976 - 1998||MC2003/151 |
A Cappella Choir programs, news releases and correspondence, including the1989 European tour "On Wings of Song."
|Band Tour||MC2003/153 |
Band Tour programs, correspondence, news releases, dated 1952 - 1997.See Also: Concert Band Tours.
Bands include: Concert, Symphonic, Varsity, Stage, and Jazz Ensemble. Conductors include: Samuel L. Fluekinger, John P. Browne, David McCormick, C. Dwight Ottman, James Carlson, Jack Launer, Robert Jones, and John W. Beery.
|Collegium Musicum||MC2003/161 |
The Collegium Musicum was a "small vocal ensemble" according to the college catalog, but brought together vocalists and instrumentalists to perform early music. Dr. John Planer founded and directed the ensemble.
Programs, correspondence, financial records, news releases, rosters, instrument information, instructional materials for "Dido and Aereas" (1976).
|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.
|Alumni Days and Alumni Reunions ||MC2003/237 ||Reunion: Class of 1943 20 Yr. Reunion Materials |
|Johnston, Mark E. Chair of Entrepreneurship: Newspaper Clippings||MC2003/314 |
Mark E. Johnston Chair of Entrepreneurship Clipping Collection.
See Also: The News-Journal, 2 January 2002 p.16.
|Students: Photographs, 1890 - 1900's||MC2003/35 |
Classrooms: Groups of Students/Classes Photograph Collection-Oversized. Pictures from 1890 through the 1900's.
|Neff, Ida Fields: Memorabilia||MC2003/353 |
Ida Fields Neff Memorabilia Collection:
- Birth announcement for Mary Joan, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Luke Hoff.
- Manchester College Athletic Association membership card for 1919-1920 school year.
- Invitation from Platform Reading Class to faculty and students of the Expression Department of Manchester College to attend readings.
- Two calling cards--one from Mr. and Mrs. Arthur O. Mote and one from Olive Erickson.
- Wedding program for Trude Mishler and Floyd Irwin, 14 December 1919.
- Envelope addressed to Miss Ida E. Fields, from Pvt. F.E. Dewart, a soldier during World War I, 1919.
- Envelope with Christmas card addressed to Miss Ida E. Fields, from Pvt. F.E. Dewart of the U.S. Army. Sent during World War I.
- Christmas card from Wormhout, France, 18 December 1918. Signed "Fordie."
- Valentine's card from N.N.
- Reproductions of photos of J.E. and Nettie Miller.
- Poem called "Whispers of Cheer," written by Ida Fields during her senior year.
- Remnant from corsage.
- Photo from play, "Every Student," showing Lillian Moomaw and Myrna Flory Gemmeo (M.C.1911-12-13).
- Invitation for Junior-Senior Reception, 1920.
- Note of thanks from Mrs. and Mrs. B. F. Wampler.
- Letter from Sadie Stutsman (Wampler) to Ida Fields, 1918.
- Wedding invitation of Sadie Stutsman Wampler.
- Letter to Ida from a male friend who is entering military service, 1918. (perhaps F. E. Dewart, "Fordie?")
|Public Relations Photograph Collection: Students||MC2003/366 |
Many students in this collection of photographs are identified.
|Public Relations Photograph Collection: Faculty and Students. ||MC2003/367 |
Photographs of faculty, staff and students were taken and displayed in the Administration Building's main hallway on the "Wall of Fame." There are many identified faculty and students in this collection:
|Board of Trustees: Photograph Collection||MC2003/43 |
Board of Trustees photograph collection.
|Liberal Arts||MC2003/5 ||"The Liberal Arts Tradition and Manchester College," essay written 22 August 1978 by John H. Planer. |
|Administration Building: Postcards||MC2003/59 |
Administration Building: Administration Building Postcard Collection
|Administration Building: Postcards||MC2003/59 ||Administration Building Postcard Collection. |
|Young, John Photograph Collection||MC2003/6 |
John Young Photograph Collection of students circa 1939 - 1940, including the "Hash-House Gang."
Possible photographs of Benton Rhoades and Ruby Frantz Rhoades. More research needed.
|Mount Morris College: Postcard Collection ||MC2003/76 |
Photographs of Mount Morris College circa 1912. Some were used as postcards and have messages written on the verso. Images of Old Sandstone's exterior and interior after being damaged by fire. Pictures of Old Sandstone being rebuilt and after the building program.
|Founders' Day: Johnston, Mark, Entrepreneurship, 2003||MC2004/12 ||Materials related to Founder's Day 2003. Founder's Day 2003 (November 16) was dedicated to entrepreneurship, in honor of Mark E. Johnston '68. The inaugural lecture for the Johnston Professorship of Entrepreneurship was offered by James R. Falkiner '69. |
|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.
|Homecoming Photograph Collection||MC2004/126 |
Homecoming Photograph Collection
Primarily black and white pictures, photographed by Scott McAlpine at Homecoming 1992 (10/17)
|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.
|Deeter, Allen||MC2004/132 ||Materials from a retreat on the psychology of violence held with John Barber in 1980. |
|Music: Opera Poster||MC2004/181 |
"Von Flotow's Opera 'Martha' Presented By Manchester College Under the Direction of Arthur W. Kennedy, .
|Sherrick, Dorothy: Mount Morris College Diploma, Music, 1916||MC2004/191 |
Dorothy Sherrick, Mount Morris College diploma from 1916 in the area of Music.
|Sherrick, Marvin: Honorary Degree, Mount Morris||MC2004/192 |
Sherrick, Marvin M. ;
- "The Trustees of Mount Morris College, Mount Morris, Illinois, on the recommendation of the Faculty, have conferred upon Marvin M. Sherrick the degree of Doctor of Literature and that he is entitled to all the Honors, Rights, and Privileges to that degree appertaining. Given this 25th day of May in the year of our Lord......in the Town of Mount Morris, in the State of Illinois.
|Sherrick, Dorothy: Mount Morris College Diploma||MC2004/193 ||Mount Morris College Bachelor of Arts diploma given to Dorothy Sherrick 25 May 1917. |
|Mount Morris College: Photograph Collection||MC2004/212 |
Identified photographs 1912 and 1913.
|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.
|Puterbaugh, John C.: Photograph Collection, circa 1898||MC2004/283 |
John C. Puterbaugh Photograph Collection.
|Presidential Search 1985: Helman, A. Blair Papers||MC2004/311 |
Some of these materials may be confidential. Inquire with Archivist. Presidential search 1985
- A. Blair Helman, Manchester College President Emeritus, served as president from 1956-1986.
- William Robinson served as president from 1986-1994.
- Documents include: "Progress Report on Planning for an Orderly and Responsible Transition of Leadership," letter of resignation, and position announcement.
|Ebey, Bob: Photograph, circa 1940||MC2004/349 |
Bob Ebey: Digital copy of photograph of 4 boys riding a bicycle. Ikenberry Hall shows in the background. Back is labeled: Elbert Reish, John McCormick, Bob Ebey, Benton Rhoades.
|Peace Studies: Promoting Enduring Peace||MC2004/383 ||Promoting Enduring Peace, Inc. |
|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.
|Funderburg Family||MC2004/532 |
Funderburg Family Materials from the collection of Truman Funderburgh.
|Davisson, John H.: Photograph Collection, circa 1930s||MC2004/535 ||Two pictures of Manchester College students of the thirties. |
|Buildings: Funderburg Library, Baldwin Bronzes||MC2004/683 |
Sculptor, John Baldwin's design for bronze sculpture in Funderburg Library.
|Bible Term||MC2004/685 ||Special Bible Term brochure 1905. "Filled to the Brim With Good Things. A Large Attendance Expected." |
|Class Cards||MC2004/696 |
Class Card for Dick Deefenbaugh with an apparent sports photo order list on the verso.
See also: Large Box 185, MC2009/31.
|Class Day ||MC2004/707 ||Class Day Program, 1925. |
|Photograph Collection, Public Relations: Wall of Fame, Faculty and Staff||MC2004/729 ||Faculty/Staff Photographs: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph Collection |
|Planar, John: Public Relations Wall of Fame||MC2004/729: #30, Planer ||John Planer photograph: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph Collection, #30 [composite of nine poses, most including slide projector on cart and/or pointed finger]. This photograph is part of the larger collection MC2004/729. |
|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.
|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.
|Photographs: Alumni Days and Alumni Reunions ||MC2004/90 |
Photographs are from Homecoming and Alumni Days 1993. Many alumni are identified.
|Photographs: Art, Buildings, College Campus, Ceremonies, Students, Football, Sports||MC2006/31 |
Assortment of photographs of campus buildings, the construction of Holl-Kintner, the old observatory, May Day, Ikenberry Hall, students and professors, including Allen Deeter, Niswander and Glade.
Also included are photographs of Football 1960 - 1976 and Martial Arts.
Students in class and on campus, 1974 and earlier: 1974 photo of Yvonne Frey, Dave Ball, Margie Schaeffer. Phil Amadon, Donna Hubscher, Nancy Hood, Patricia Dickens.
Photographs of pottery and painting art class.
|Photographs: Assorted||MC2006/31 |
Assorted Photographs of Buildings, College Campus, Tennis Courts, Ceremonies, Students
|Wampler, Sadie: The Silver Book, 1936||MC2006/39 |
"The Silver Book," directed by Sadie Wampler, 1936.
"The Silver Book," is the script for a pageant of pictured pages, the Silver Shadow Series of Manchester Murals, musing Otho Winger, President of Manchester College and the growth of His school during twenty-five years of service from 1911 - 1936.
|Winger, Otho: The Silver Book, Pageant, 1935 and 1936||MC2006/39 |
"The Silver Book," is the script for a pageant of pictured pages, the Silver Shadow Series of Manchester Murals, musing Otho Winger, President of Manchester College and the growth of His school during twenty-five years of service from 1911 - 1936.
|Music Programs: Garner, Warren Collection||MC2007/129 |
Programs featuring performances at Manchester College (Warren Garner Collection):
The 1949 Manchester College Student Voice Recital.
Manchester College LYCEUM Presents The Troubadours, John De Merchant, Director.
World Famous General Platoff Don Cossack Russian Chorus, N. Kostrukoff, Conductor, 1946.
|Speicher, Genita||MC2007/14 |
Personal journal/scrap book filled with clippings about her concerts, performances she had seen, notes and interesting memorabilia. Also included is a detailed family history entitled, "Pedigree." It begins with Wolford Webber, the 4th King of Holland, born about 1577.
Max Allen: Photograph and concert poster with Genita Speicher.
|Speicher, Genita Bea Smith||MC2007/14a,b |
Mrs. Genita Speicher was Associate Professor of Music for 29 years, retiring in 1976. This collection includes but is not limited to her personal journal/scrap book, photographs, clippings, performances, and interesting memorabilia.
|Kauffman, Bruce S.||MC2007/18 |
Writings of S. Bruce Kauffman, and Kauffman Award Recipients 1997-98, 1998-99, 1999-2000.
1. Documents from one three ringed notebook that include Bruce's writings.
2. Materials include a list of those receiving Kauffman Awards from; 1997 - 1998, 1998 - 1999, 1999 - 2000.
3. Application form and description of the Bruce Kauffman Award.
For Kauffman Award Memorandum and description, See: Alumni Large Box 187, then Kauffman.
See Also: MC 811.52 Au23zk.
Preliminary Float Idea by John Corso, 2004.
|Basketball, Men's, Hoosier Conference Champion 1954: Photograph, Program Book||MC2007/224 |
Hoosier College Conference Champion 1954 photo on program for Manchester Spartans vs. Huntington Forresters, December 4, 1954 game. The "Wolfmen" defending their title. Includes player statistics for 1953-54.
1. One program book with vignettes of players and coach.
|Basketball, Men's: Photographs||MC2007/225 |
Men's Basketball Photos - Contact sheets and individual portraits, snapshots and trips. Many identifide students and coaches. Significant Moments: Receipt of trophy, 1993-94. Tourney Champs 1993. Team photo 1994-1995. Team photo 1976-1977.
|Basketball, Men's: Photographs||MC2007/226 |
Basketball Photos with team, managers, trainers and Coach Alford.
|Photographs of Faculty, Trustees, Etc. From College Advancement, PR files||MC2007/228 |
Photographs of faculty, presidents, trustees, etc. from College Advancement, PR files.
|Presidents, Faculty, Trustees, Etc.: Photographs ||MC2007/228 |
Photographs of Presidents, Faculty, Trustees, etc. from College Advancement, PR files.
|Faculty, Trustees, Etc.: Photographs ||MC2007/228 |
Photographs of faculty, trustees, etc. from their College Advancement, Public Relations files.
|Presidents, Faculty, Trustees, Staff: Public Relations Photographs||MC2007/228 |
Photographs of presidents, faculty, trustees, etc. from their College Advancement, PR files.
|Faculty and Staff" PR Photograph Collection||MC2007/228 A - BG ||Photographs of faculty, trustees, etc. from their College Advancement, PR files.|
|Reel-To-Reel Tapes||MC2007/229 |
Old Ampex reel-to-reel format tapes including the lectures given by professors such as Gary Deavel, Jim Hollis, John Planer, Steven Batzka, Charles Klinger, James R. C. Adams, and others. The college does not have the equipment necessary to listen to some of these recordings.
In 2009 and 2010 Pittman and his staff were able to digitize some of the recordings that were on particular types of tape.
|Aurora: Nolt, Melville, Auroras, Various Years||MC2007/23 ||Aurora, Student, Melville T. Nolt. Personal copies embossed and autographed. |
|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. |
|Artist Lecture Series: Seating Documentation||MC2007/51 ||Seating Documentation and performance listings for Artist Lecture Series circa 1982 through April 1990. One seating chart, undated. One 12 November 1988 payment receipt to the Joseph Holmes Dance Theatre. |
|Johnson, Dorothy: Letter 1943, Accommodations||MC2007/94 ||Dorothy Johnson: Letter regarding rooming accommodations. |
|Town of North Manchester: Smith, Frances and Family||MC2008/07 |
Frances Smith, Manchester College alumni, Class of 1923, and her historical North Manchester family.
|Flory, Paul: Biography||MC2008/107 ||Biography in "Polymer Pioneers, a Publication of the Center for History of Chemistry." |
|Public Relations: Images and media coverage 1994 - 2006||MC2008/145a-z2 |
Slides, Transparencies and News Clips From the Office of Public Relations including Manchester College campus and classroom scenes, athletic and other events, faculty, staff, students and images from the North Manchester area.
|Cordier, Andrew: The Cuban Missile Crisis||MC2008/161 ||Andrew Cordier: Cuban Missile Crisis newspaper article1987. |
|Theatre: Alpha Psi Omega||MC2008/174 |
Alpha Psi Omega: Program from the New Student One Act Festival, circa 1998.
Student directors, Assistant directors, actors, in this production include:
Shawn Kobb, Jennifer Witty, Aaron Gardner, Jennifer Lundin, Sean Andes, Patrick Purvis, Beth Joseph, Larisa Hoke & Chris Fitze, Amanda Muench, Elaine Barajas, Eric Bendes, Laurel Sampson, Josh Brockway, Andy Helfrich, Kelly Tucker, Shelly Smith, Johanna Long, Anne Albright, Nicole Weaver, John Eshleman, Devin Keener, Jamie Eller, Ted Bryant, Ryan Hedstrom, Heidi Beck, Nick Studebaker.
|History: Newspaper and Magazine ||MC2008/197 |
Collection of newspapers and magazines from 1918 through 1974. The first article is titled, "Kaiser Abdicates Throne; Surrender Is At Hand, Say German Socialists." The last article is headlined, "Nixon's transcription of Watergate Tapes, The next question: Will House be satisfied?"
|Cloppert, John Raymond: Bible, "Testament" Belonging to J. R. Cloppert||MC2008/200 ||Material relating to John Raymond Cloppert, Manchester College alumnus, Class of 1934. |
|Young, John A.: Memoirs||MC2008/209 |
Young, John: The memoirs of John A. Young, BA 1947. Also included are experiences of his wife, Phoebe Timmons Young.
Trailer Court Housing found in: "Memoirs of John A. Young," Volume - IV, June 1946 - September 1950.
Original poem about Leicester Brown, MC Class of 1936.
|Wrestling, Johnson and Strom: Photographs||MC2008/21a, 21b ||Photos of wrestlers Alan Johnson and Rich Strom circa 1968/69. |
|Royer, John Grove||MC2008/56 |
John G. Royer taught at Mt. Morris College and also served as President of the College. These are newspaper articles related to his death.
|Local History: Obituaries||MC2008/74 |
History, Indiana and Local: These appear to be local obituaries from (a)1891 and from (b) 1949 through 1979. Some are members of the Church of the Brethren:
|Symphony: Programs and Concerts,1956 - 1972||MC2008/90 |
Manchester Symphony Orchestra, assorted programs including concert featuring guest conductor, Arthur Fiedler, Boston Pops Orchestra and 300 Northern Indiana High School String Musicians along with the Manchester College String Symphony, Mother's Day Concert, 14 March 1959.
Other conductors and musicians include the following:
Mrs. Paul Speicher and Mr. Max Allen, Duo-Pianists, 4 November, 1956.
John Barr, Student of Manchester College, piano soloist, 21 February, 1960.
Jon David Toth, violinist, 26 February, 1961.
|Demonstrations||MC2008/94 ||Peace marches and dialogue. |
|Phi Beta Lambda: Education and Professional Programs Division||MC2009/09 ||Business, Phi Beta Lambda photo Aurora 1993. |
|Values, Ideas and the Arts: Public Program Series||MC2009/117a,b ||Public Program: "La Boheme," 1959, newspaper articles with photos. |
|Music: Posters||MC2009/122a-x ||Posters: An assortment of posters reflecting musical productions and performances. |
|Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble: Posters||MC2009/126 |
Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble posters from approximately 1991 - 1995.
|A Cappella Choir: Posters||MC2009/127 ||An assortment of older and newer posters related to choral and musical performances. . |
|Choral Society: Posters||MC2009/129 |
Choral Society Posters including but not limited to:
Bach, Mass in B Minor, John Yonkman, conductor, no year on poster.
Vivaldi, Gloria, December, 1993.
Bernstein, Chichester Psalms, Handel, Utrecht Jubilate, Patricia J. Cahalan, conductor, December 1989.
|Jefferson Twp., Wayne Co., 1864 - 1871 School Record and Deportment Record Book ||MC2009/134 |
Jefferson Twp., Wayne Co., 1864 - 1871 School Record and Deportment Record Book for Schools Number 4 and 5.
|Accounting and Business||MC2009/150a,b,c,d |
Script for "Accent on Education", a radio spot introducing Professor Art Gilbert and students, who talk about the internship in Accounting.
Lola Sanger Accounting Award.
Accounting Alumni Directory, January 1992.
Photocopy of advertisement from Indiana Business Magazine, November 1995.
Robert M. Stauffer Award to Outstanding Business Students, "The News-Journal," 26 May 1987.
International perspectives in business curriculum.
Letter from The Council of Independent Colleges, regarding international aspects of business, 1988.
CIC International Business Grant Proposal memo.
|Social Science Materials||MC2009/162a,b,c,d |
Listing of Social Science Materials:
Readings: Appalachia As A Sub-Culture," Social Science Core.
Department Meetings 1996, 1997 - agendas, enrollments, learning goals for the sociology major, the learning portfolio.
Press Releases, News Clippings, Papers.
For Clubs, societies and organizations: Southern Belles Home Demonstration Club, see MC2009/162d.
|Newspaper Collection||MC2009/21 |
Collection of newspapers including:
- Dixon Evening Leader, 7 November 1918, "HUNS QUIT"...'War Ends At 2 P.M. As Germany Accepts Allied Terms; French Are Wild With Joy"
- Dixon Evening Leader, 11 November 1918, "Huns Bow Completely To The Allied Demands."
- The Indianapolis Times, 12 September 1938, "War or Peace--- Hitler to Decide."
- The Washington Post, 21 January 1953, "Ike Takes Helm in a 'Time of Tempest..'"
- Chicago Daily News, 23 November 1963, "President is Killed...".
- The Christian Science Monitor, 25 November 1963, "U.S. Rallies in Crisis," [assassination of John F. Kennedy and L. B. Johnson sworn in as 36th President of the U.S.].
- The News Journal, North Manchester, Indiana, 25 November 1963, "Country Mourns Slain President."
|Leckrone, Joyce: Kennedy Collection||MC2009/22 ||Joyce Leckrone John F. Kennedy magazine and newspaper collection with a Christmas card reproduced from an original paiting by Mrs. John F. Kennedy with a handwritten note to Joyce from "Gladdys." This is presumably Gladdys Muir. |
|Baldwin, John: Artist/Lecture Series, Photographs||MC2009/29 ||Artist/Lecture Series 7 March 1989, photos of the artist John Baldwin in his Athens studio and sculpture displayed in Cordier Auditorium. |
|Public Relations: Assorted Files||MC2009/32 |
Assorted Files from Public Relations - 1962 through1998.
|History: Indiana, Town of North Manchester and Local||MC2009/34 |
Author, Theodore Dreiser, visited North Manchester during the summer of 1915. His observations of the community were included in his autobiography, "A Hoosier Holiday." John Knarr writes about Dreiser's family and includes material on the Snap/Snepp/Sheneb/Shenep/Schneb/Schnebb family as well as on the Fruit family.
A second article, "A Trip to Niagara Falls, 1925," was discovered among papers donated to the North Manchester Center for History by Descendants of Ellis and Harold Miller.
|Miller, John J. and Elizabeth Chrowl Miller: Family History||MC2009/44 ||91st Annual John J. and Elizabeth Chrowl Miller Family Reunion, The Miller Odyssey from Switzerland to Elkhart County, IN and Beyond, Proof Edition, published by Mearl Grabill. |
|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.
|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." |
|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.
|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."
|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
|Alford, Steve||MC2009/71-SP:Sports ||Steve Alford posters. |
|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.
|Miller, Robert Henry: Minister, Church of the Brethren||MC2009/87 |
Elder Robert Henry Miller, minister in the Church of the Brethren had a son, Manchester College Professor Robert Henry Miller, a minister as well. The accession page gives information about both father and son. MC2009/87 is the manuscript of an unpublished book by Professor R. H. Miller, "Comments on the Gospel of John."
Miller, Robert Henry (1825-1892) obituary in the Gospel Messenger.
|Lear, Mattie: Mt. Morris Faculty and COB Minister||MC2009/98 |
Portrait of Mattie Nicholas Lear (Mrs. John Lear), Church of the Brethren female minister, and instructor at Mount Morris College from 1879 - 1881. A typewritten history is included.
|Public Relations: Newspaper Promotional||MC2009/99 |
Newspaper spread: Promotional: "Rotogravuer, The News-Sentinel," Saturday, November 8, 1947.
|Advancement: 1947 "Rotogravure, The News-Sentinel," ||MC2009/99a,b |
1947 photo spread from "The News-Sentinel" that features the Chime Tower, Oakwood Hall, student housing, tennis courts, trailers for married students, the radio station, Manchester College professors, the May Day queen, football players, and the Education/Professional Programs Division.
|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.
|January Term||MC2010/103 |
"The News-Sentinel, Roto, March 14, 1970. Two page newspaper spread about Manchester College students exploring Mexico during January term under the direction of James R. C. Adams.
|Paul Keller and Students in the Rural Life Room||MC2010/104 |
Photograph of the Rural Life Room with Professor Paul Keller, and students, Joyce Rupel, Keim Houser, John Holl and others that are unidentified. Circa 1960.
|Assorted Pictures of Buildings, College Campus, Ceremonies, Students, May Day: Photographs||MC2010/14 |
A wide range of photographs of buildings, students, faculty and staff from the 1960's and 1970's. See the complete listing by linking to the accession page.
|Board of Trustees: Personal Information||MC2010/140 |
Personal information about individuals on the Board of Trustees.
|Manchester College: Resource Guide||MC2010/146 ||This booklet was produced by Cathleen Arnoldy, Director of Media Relations (undated). It lists departments and professors and famous MC alumni. |
|Pranks and Ditch Day: Photographs||MC2010/168,a-e |
Paul Shrider, Robert Ebey, Benton Rhoades circa 1939? Shave and haircut?
Benton Rhoades, Robert Ebey, John McCormick, Elbert Reish, 1939. Four men on a bike.
Freshmen - Sophomore water fight, 1927.
Three men "mummified" in sheets.
Group of guys "fixing up" a guy sitting in a chair.
|Kennedy, John F. and Johnson, Lyndon B.||MC2010/172a,b |
Two magazines in memory of President John F. Kennedy with both giving a special section to the background of Lyndon B. Johnson.
|Football History at Manchester Collge: Newspaper Articles||MC2010/185 ||Newspaper articles from the Plain Dealer, 6 September 1974 celebrating the 50th anniversary of football at Manchester College. A history of football is given along with interesting memories of Emera Hearne, a member of the first football team at Manchester College. A photograph of Manchester' college's all time scoring leader (as of 1974), Johnny Piper," is included as is a group shot of the first team of 1924, along with the players' names. |
|Miller, Martha: Poster Collection||MC2010/20 |
- "Spartan Pride," Homecoming, October 14, 1995.
- Manchester Symphony Orchestra, 16 May 1993, featuring Young Artist Competition Winners.
Manchester Symphony Orchestra, 6 November 1994, Jodie DeSalvo, Piano Soloist.
Manchester Symphony Orchestra, 13 March 1994, featuring Julie Eckert, Soprano Soloist. 3.
Manchester Symphony Orchestra, 12 May 1996, "High School Young Artist Competition Winners."
Manchester College Theatre presents, "The Miser, 1668," by Moliere, October 1994.
Manchester College Theatre presents, "Mehitabel," May 1993.
Heifer Project International Living Gift Market, Sponsored by North Manchester Area Churches.
"The Voice KCMO of the Prairie," by John Olive, May 1994, Cordier Auditorium.
Public Program: "The Mikado," 10 April 1994.
Manchester College Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Luncheon for members of Class of 1995.
|HPI Living Gift Market: Poster||MC2010/20h ||MC2010/20h; Poster for the HPI Living Gift Market sponsored by North Manchester Area Churches. This poster is part of the larger collection MC2010/20. |
|Clubs: The Y Getting to Know You Question Booklet, The Green Quiz ||MC2010/29 ||"Y" getting-to-know-you question and answer booklet, circa 1940 - 1947 |
|Manchester College; Songbook||MC2010/4 ||"Songs of Manchester College and Others,"1929 from the estate of Joy Reiff Huffman, Manchester College alumna, BA1933. |
|Rieman, Phil and Louise Baldwin||MC2010/5 ||Video of Manchester College' s 2009 Homecoming plaque dedication to Manchester College alumni, Phil and Louise Baldwin Rieman, in the Muir Peace Garden. See also: Brethren People File: Rieman, Louise and Phil|
|Public Programs, Artist Lecutres Series, Cinema, Special Music Performances and Masterclasses: Posters||MC2010/52a-u ||Posters for Public Programs / Artist Lecture Series / Cinema Series / Manchester College Department of Music Special Performances and Masterclasses. |
|Radio: WBKE Scrapbook ||MC2010/68a,b |
|Photographs: Faculty and Staff||MC2010/71 |
Slides of Faculty and Staff 1951 - 1963 and beyond into the President Robinson Era.
|Postcard: Basketball Team 1910-1911||MC2010/86 |
Postcard of the 1910-1911 Manchester College Basketball Team.
|Kintner, Edward,: Textbook||MC2010/98 |
Textbook with the handwritten name of Edward Kintner on the cover. The title of the book is "Guide To The Study Of The Anatomy Of The Shark, Nexturus, And The Cat," by Samuel Eddy, Clarence P. Oliver, John P. Turner, Second Edition, New York: John Wiley & Sones, Inc., London: Chapman & Hall, Limited.
For more information on Edward Kintner see, "The Story of the Natural Sciences at Manchester College," by WIlliam R. Eberly.
|Planer, Professor John: An Introduction to Electronic Music||MC2011/101 ||This is a recording made for class. Professor John Planer pre-records a presentation that is an introduction to electronic music. Music samples are played. |
|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.
|Wampler, Sadie Irene Stutsman: Hand O Graphs Book||MC2011/126 |
Sadie Stutsman Wampler graduated from Manchester College in 1916. This is the same year that she began entries in "The Hand O Graphs" book, and kept make entries for years following. This book comes with the instructions: Place your hand, palm downwards, on the paper and trace outline. There are a couple examples given, and then the individual is on her own to gather outlines of the hands of friends, family and celebrities on the following pages. It is like an autograph book for hands. The name of the individual is also recorded along with the date.
|Convocation #18: Sharp, Gene, Focus on Issues for Social Change, 1975 and Photographs||MC2011/128 |
Dr. Gene Sharp speaks on "Focus on Issues for Social Change," delivered on 2 October 1975. Dr. Sharp has been described as the world's top theorist of nonviolent strategy.
|Family Bible: Duvall, Powell, Kenboro, Harensen||MC2011/129 ||Duvall, Powell, Kenboro?, Powell, Harensen?: Family lineage found in The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ..," 1845. |
|Academic Affairs: Faculty/Adjunct Files||MC2011/146 |
Files regarding adjunct faculty.
|Lassa Fever: President Jo Young Switzer, Parkview North, Honorees||MC2011/191 |
This file contains a copy of August 2011 Notes from the President in which a mural at Parkview North emergency room is described. President Jo was asked to paint a square of the mural that depicts an "Everyday Star" whose non-work life embraces generosity and service. She chose John Hamer (MC Class of 1948) who worked with his wife, Esther (MC Class of 1950) as medical missionaries in Nigeria. Besides being a physician, Dr. Hamer was a scientiest who helped to discover one of the world's deadliest viruses -- Lassa Fever.
Two other Manchester College graduates were honored as being "Everyday Stars" in the mural, Dr. Jane Weaver (Everyday Star #156) and Daryl Yost (Everyday Star #108).
A color copy of the mural is included along with a list of artists and honorees
A thank you letter from John and Esther Hamer to President Jo Switzer is also in the file.
|Hiroshima: World Friendship Center, Leona Row Eller Collection||MC2011/195 |
Extensive collection of photographs, publications and memorabilia from the collection of Leona Row Eller from her participation in the World Friendship Center, Hiroshima, Japan.
|Alumni: BigJohny, Alina||MC2011/197 ||Material related to Alina BigJohnny. MC graduated, Alina BigJohny was killed 13 August 2011, days after her 23rd birthday, when the concert stage collapsed at the Indiana State Fair. |
|Bill Eberly Collection: Manchester College||MC2011/221 |
Materials related to Manchester College including the diploma of Bill's father, John Eberly, Class of 1929.
|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 17 - 22 ||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 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. |
|Schutz, J. Raymond||MC2011/227, Folders 84 - 120, and remaining items |
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.
|Kinsel, Paul: Collection||MC2011/229 |
Memorabilia belonging to student, Paul Kinsel,. The collection reflects his 1928 - 1929 through 1931 - 1932 college experience.
|Civilian Public Service: Photographs and Publications in the Francis Barr Collection||MC2011/233 |
Civilian Public Service camps, photographs, publications and events, including but not limited to:
- Pictures from Waldport, Camp #56, in Washington State.
- Holly Inn, Pinehurst, North Carolina. "May 15, 1945 - July 6, 1945, Room 302, "A Typical Pneumonia Guinea Pig Experiment.
- Starvation experiment of the Laboratory of Physiological Hygiene at the University of Minnesota, Angel Keys, Ph D., Director.
- The Reporter, Vol. V, No. 7, March 1947.
- The Compass, Summer and Fall, 1944.
- Smoke Jumper bi-annual.
For updates about the starvation experiment review the 1945 issues of the Gospel Messenger.
|Tall Oaks and Parker Marden and President Jo Young Switzer Collection||MC2011/235 a, b |
MC2011/235 a: Information about the building of Tall Oaks.
MC2011/235b: Copies of correspondence between A. Blair Helman and Dr. Jo Young Switzer as well as material related to Helman, President Emeritus,Parker Marden and President Jo Young Switzer.
|Rummel, Merle C.: Books and Papers||MC2011/3 ||Two books and two papers written by Manchester College alumnus, Merle C. Rummel. These books and papers (historical and fictional accounts) relate to the history of the Church of the Brethren. |
|Convocation #79: Nelson, Dr. John Oliver, 1980||MC2011/44 |
Announcements by Bill Jones and Harriett Hamer: Discussion Day focusing on the Draft
Holly Pelking (MC Alumna) - offering free immunizations sponsored by the State Health Department
Ministry Conference - sponsored by the College Department of Religion and Philosophy and the Campus Ministry Program
Dr. John Oliver Nelson, keynote speaker of the conference, giving the address, "The Role of the Church in the 80's."
|Audio Recording: Men's Discussion Group, Debate Group, Radio Program||MC2011/52 |
Section One - Male Student Discussion:
The recording begins with some type of discussion group. The facilitator initiates conversation and the talk is of joining the military and of sports.
Section Two - Presentations
Female students present viewpoints about the middle east, Nassar and the Arab Nations, and the Suez Canal.
Section Three - Radio Program - WJR the Goodwill Station, with the announcer, Johnny Russell
|Stebing, Glen: Class of 1943 Photograph Collection||MC2011/60 ||A collection of photographs circa 1943 featuring Manchester College Alumnus, Glen Stebing's, classmates. |
|Helman Tapes: Retirement Part 1, 2 and 3||MC2011/65a,b |
Three cassette tapes with tributes to A. Blair Helman upon his retirement and corresponing CDs.
|Cheerleaders: Newspaper Articles||MC2012/11 ||Cheerleading and Spartanettes articles from the 1995 and 2003 athletic season. |
|Basketball, Men's, Newspaper Articles||MC2012/14 ||Newspaper articles about MC men's basketball. There are miscellaneous articles and then articles from 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006. |
|Funderburg Library: Director's Box||MC2012/16 ||Materials from the office of the Funderburg Library Director, Robin Gratz. |
|Klingler, Charles: Collection, Part Two||MC2012/34 ||"Memories of ...Manchester," by Otho Winger. Personal correspondence to and from Charles Klingler between others on campus. Independent Study papers by former students - Restricted. |
|Photographs: Media and Public Relations, January 1998 - May 2000 - Part 2||MC2012/36b |
Photographs, contact sheets and negatives for the purposes of Media and Public Relations. January 1998 through December 1998.
|Cross County: Photographs||MC2012/41 ||Cross Country photographs of Manchester College students. Some images are identified. |
|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. |
|Stinebaugh, Vernon: Arthur Fiedler Collection||MC2012/52 ||Correspondence and photographs of famous Boston Pops conductor, Arthur Fiedler, with Professor Vernon Stinebaugh...and how Fiedler came to conduct the Manchester College String Symphony's Mother's Day Concert - 13th Annual String Festival, 1959. |
|Church of the Brethren Heritage Papers||MC2012/53 |
Papers written for Professor Kendall Roger's class on Brethren heritage. They range in date from 1990 to 1992. The topics are varied and include but are not limited to: Church of the Brethren history, the legacy of certain individuals, architecture, Brethren beliefs and Church of the Brethren programs.
|Education Master's Theses: Art||MC2012/54a ||Education Master's Theses in the area of Art. |
|Education Master's Theses: Elementary Education||MC2012/58, a - iii ||Education Master's Theses: Elementary Education. |
|Independent Study Papers: Biology||MC2012/68a-jj ||Independent Study Papers: Biology. |
|Independent Study Papers: English||MC2012/72a-m ||Independent Study Papers: English. |
|Independent Study Papers: Political Science||MC2012/78a-h ||Papers: Political Science. |
|Independent Study Papers: Religion||MC2012/80a-bb ||Independent Study Papers: Religion. |
|Independent Study Papers: Speech||MC2012/82a-h ||Independent Study Papers: Speech. |
|Admissions: Materials 1989 - 2009||MC2012/85 - Contents Part Two |
A wide assortment of Admissions materials circa the 1980's through 2009/2010.
|Alumni: Memories, Class of 1948||MC2012/89 ||College memories and personal updates from members of the Manchester Class of 1948 that were submitted in preparation for their 25th year reunion in 1973. |
|Entrepreneurial Symposium||MCGeneral File: Entrepreneurial Symposium ||1997 Entrepreneurial Symposium packet.
2003 "Celebrating Entrepreneurship! program on Founders Day...recognizing the entrepreneurship of the townspeople of North Manchester who, with their "exuberance" and an investment of $8,000 convinced Professor Howe to move Roanoke Classical Seminary here. And, the inaugural lecture for the Mark E. Johnston '68 Professorship of Entrepreneurship at Manchester College.
|Ningkun, Wu||Media Cabinet |
Video of Dr. Wu Ningkum 29 August 1990 from John F. Young.
VHS tape copied to DVD-R in 2010.
|President's Office: Assortment||MU2012/103 Box 8 ||An assortment of materials from the Office of the President spanning 1986 through 1999. |
|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. |
|Scholarships: Names and Location||MU2012/117 File Folders #21, #22, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #30 ||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 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 #31, #32, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40 ||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 File Folders #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50 ||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 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 #51, #52, #53, #54, #55, #56, #57, #58, #59, #60, #61, #62 |
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 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.
|Public Relations: Photographs, Negatives and Visual Media||MU2012/118 ||Photographs, negatives and other forms of visual media from Public Relations that came from the Administration Building during the office moves of 2012. |
|Public Relations: Photographs, Negatives and Visual Media||MU2012/119 ||Photographs, negatives and other forms of visual media from Public Relations that came from the Administration Building during the office moves of 2012. These pictures are mainly from 1993. |
|Public Relations: Photographs, Negatives and Visual Media||MU2012/122 ||Visual media from Public Relations that came from the Administration Building during the office moves of 2012. Reunion pictures of alumni from Class years of 1928 through the early 1990's. Negatives from reunions circa 2000. Photographs from reunions taking place in 2004. |
|Public Relations: Photographs, Negatives and Visual Media||MU2012/127 ||Visual media from Public Relations that came from the Administration Building during the office moves of 2012. Photographs include pictures of the members of the administration and Board of Trustees. Special members of the faculty are also recognized with a picture. |
|Public Relations: Photographs, Negatives and Visual Media, ||MU2012/128 ||Visual media from Public Relations that came from the Administration Building during the office moves of 2012. |
|Public Relations: Photographs, Negatives and Visual Media, ||MU2012/133 ||Photographs, negatives and other forms of visual media from Public Relations that came from the Administration Building during the office moves of 2012. Most of these pictures focus on music. |
|Oak Leaves: Templates||MU2012/18 - Folder #1 ||Cardboard-like plates probably used in the printing process. Some subjects and images are identified. |
|Young, John: Biographical Material||MU2012/32 ||Biographical material related to Dr. John F. Young, alumnus, Naval Aviator, Associate Superintendent of the Fort Wayne Community Schools, and Chair of the Board of Trustees. |
|West, Dan - Biographical Materials and Correspondence: John F. Young Collection||MU2012/34 ||Personal correspondence between John F. Young and Dan West, Lucy West and others involved in Heifer Project International. Articles and materials relating to Dan West and his family. A tribute presented by Dr. Young at the time of Dan West's memorial service. |
|Town of North Manchester: Payroll||MU2012/35 ||John Knarr, North Manchester historian, researched the three largest employers in North Manchester; Manchester College, the Public Schools and Peabody Seating Factory. This information was obtained in 1940- Jobs and Wages as reported in the 1940 U.S. Census. The 1940 Census report was released to the public on 2 April 2012, 72 years after it was taken. |
|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. |
|Public Relations: Wall of Fame Photographs||MU2012/82 ||Student head shots and Faculty and Student Wall of Fame pictures . |
|Public Relations: Wall of Fame Photographs||MU2012/84 |
Faculty and student photographs for the Wall of Fame.
|Public Relations: Wall of Fame Photographs||MU2012/85 ||Many of these images are from 2002. These are probably faculty/staff and student photographs taken for the Wall of Fame. |
|Alumni Days: May 2003, Contact Sheets||MU2012/92 ||Contact sheets of Alumni Days 29 and 30 May 2003, including alumni award recipients. |
|Alumni Days: 2003 Photographs||MU2012/97 ||Photographs from Alumni Days, May 2003 with identification of many classes and alumni. |
|North Manchester: Historical Figures||Newsletter of the North Manchester Historical Society, Inc. |
Eleven issues of the Newsletter of the North Manchester Historical Society, Inc., containing historical information about events and figures of North Manchester. Some of these people are connected to Manchester College.
|Ikenberry Hall Photographs||Photo Box 106, Buildings, Ikenberry Hall |
An assortment of photographs of Ikenberry Hall and the gentlemen who resided there.
|Tennis, Women's: Photographs||Photo Box 19a, File Folder #5 |
Women's Tennis photographs: 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, along with pictures of unidentified players from unspecified years.
|Tennis, Men's: Photographs||Photo Box 19b |
Photographs of Men's Tennis.
|Baldwin, John Reading "Oak Leaves," 1979-1980: Photograph||Photo Box 95 ||John Baldwin (student) reading "Oak Leaves," photo 1979 - 1980. |
|Usumacinta Expedition: DVD||ROSeptember2012/3 ||A video documentary of the January Term expedition that Professor James R. C. Adams led to Usumacinta in 1970. Participants primarily included James R. C. Adams and Manchester College students. |
|Holsinger, Clyde W.||Special Collections: 783.4 M312 1975 ||Recording: "In Memoriam Clyde W. Holsinger 1919 - 1975," Manchester College A Cappella Choir 1974 - 1975, John H. Planer, Acting Director. |
|Board of Trustees: List Last Edited 2005||Trustee List ||List of trustees and years of service. Last edited 2005. |
|Faculty Photograph Collection||Two Large Boxes: Photo Shelves |
Photographs of faculty. This is a large list of faculty and a large collection of pictures.
|Vice President: Box 3||Vice Presideint's Box: #3 ||Materials from the Office of the Vice President of Manchester College. |
|Vice President: Box 6||Vice President's Box: #6 |
Materials from the Office of the Vice President of Manchester College.