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Accession #MC2004/540
TopicMount Morris College: Heisler Collection, Photographs of Alumni, 100th Anniversary, College Song, 1912 Fire, History, Old Folks Home,
KeywordsClubs, Groups, Organizations, Events, Traditions, Alumna, Alumni, Mt. Morris, Student Photographs, Pranks, CPS,
TitleMilly Heisler Photograph Collection
LocationHistory and image prints [1 file] General File - Heisler, Milly the CD images copied to archives network Y drive - folder [Mount Morris] and also by MC2004_540
CitationMilly Heisler Photograph Collection, MC2004/540 , 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.
ProvenanceMilly Dierdorff Heisler, Manchester College class of 1943
Scope and Content
1Pigtail Day at Mt. Morris College.
21912 burning of Old Sandstone (Mt. Morris).
3Amphictyon literary society at Mt Morris.
4Students gathered at base of Blackhawk statue (Mt. Morris)
5Male students dressed in pajamas and neckties (Manchester College).  Gareth Heisler '41 is in second row, 5th from left.  Bob Ebey '40 is in first row, far right.
6"Old Folks Home" in Mt Morris
7Picnic attended by Manchester College students.  Ruth '39 and Bob '40 Ebey on bench nearest camera.
8aManchester College students at Long Lake.  Milly Dierdorff Heisler '43x and Gareth Heisler '41 in middle, Benton Rhoades '42 on far right.
8bClose-up of Milly and Gareth Heisler from photo 8a.
9Students gathered at 1939 All-School Outing at Camp Mack (Camp Mack Day 1939)
10Students in Mt. Morris dining hall.  Tressie and Chester Bishop in top row, far right.
11College Hall (Mt Morris)
12Scan of Mount Morris College Song.
13-16Scan of pages of 100th anniversary booklet (1879-1979).  Includes historical information about buildings, etc.
Date of Accession30 April 2004
Bio History Note

Milly Heisler married Gareth Heisler.  Gareth served in Civilian Public Service as a nutritional guinea pig in the Chicago nutrition experiment.

Archivist Note

CD was located in Photo Box 183 but was removed when digital images were copied to the archives Y Network drive in a folder titled [Mount Morris]. The file can also be found by searching for MC2004_540 on the network.

Description prepared 8 May 2004,  updated 08 May 2004 by Sara L. Smith, and last updated 16 August 2017 by Jeanine Wine..


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