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Accession #MC2004/444
TopicMount Morris College: Mohler, Robert,
TitleMount Morris Postcard Collection
Size3 Postcards
LocationPhotograph Box 151
CitationMount Morris Postcard Collection, MC2004/444, Archives and Church of the Brethren 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.
Scope and Content

Description prepared 27 April 2004 by Sara L. Smith.

1standardPhotograph of Old Sandstone after the 1912 fire. Unused card.Labeled on front:  "Old Sandstone." Erected 1851.  Burned Jan 15 1912.  Mt. Morris College, Mt. Morris, Ill.
2standardPhotograph of Old Sandstone burning during the 1912 fire.  Furniture and other items that were saved are seen on the snow outside the building.Labeled on front:  Burning of "Old Sandstone." Mt. Morris, Ill., 1-15-12.  Sent on April 10, 1912 from Mt. Morris to Mr. & Mrs. S. D. Royer in Bradford, Ohio.  Addressed to "Grandparents" from "Wm. & Etta."
3standardPhotograph of Ladies' Home and other building from upper floor of College Hall.Labeled on back:  Mt. Morris College from College Hall.  Period 1915-20.

Date of AccessionUnknown
Bio History NoteRobert E. Mohler graduated from Mount Morris College in 1912 with a B.A. degree. He served at Mount Morris as Physical Director, Education during the 1912-1913 school year. Robert Mohler died in 1980. He kept this postcard collection.
Archivist Note

Date of Accession: Unknown.

Description prepared 27 April 2004 and last updated 27 April 2004 by Sara L. Smith and updated 25 April 2013 by Jeanine M. Wine.


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