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TopicAccession #Description Summary
1955 Spring and Summer Wools: VideoMU2019/61a Fashion video advertising Spring and Summer Wools for 1955. 
A Cappella Choir: April 1985 PerformanceMU2015/150 wave sound 

On 14 April 1985 the Manchester College A Cappella Choir, under the direction of Floyd Slotterback, sang at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

A Cappella Choir: Students First CampaignMU2018/120 

The Manchester College A Cappella Choir creates a musical CD titled, "Voices Lifted," for the Students First! Campaign for Manchester.

AAFRO Club, AAFRO House & ProgramMC2009/71-D 

Posters from events sponsored by the A.A.F.R.O. Club.

AAFRO House and ProgramMC2009/71-E,c 

Poster: "Haunted House," spondored by AAFRO House, 31 October 1978. 

AAFRO House Presentation: Art ExhibitMU2018/103 1976 c African art display probably sponsored by AAFRO House. 
Academic AdvisorsMC General File: Academic Advisors 
  • Students at Risk, Memorandum Summer 1993, etc. 
  • List of Primary Advistory 1997 - 1998 by Department.
Academic Affairs: Large Box #1Large Boxes 1 - 12: Box #1 

Manchester College; statistics, faculty evaluations, senior comprehensive exams, advanced placement, graduates in absentia, proficiency exams, English proficiency examinations, program adjustment, senior colloquium, senior comprehensives, special problems, teaching load.

Academic Affairs: Large Box #2Academic Affairs: Large Boxes 1 - 12: Box #2 

Contents include but are not limited to; Dean's Annual Reports 1930 - 1989 (incomplete), Athletic Training Program, church scholarships, college entrance exams, diploma releases, grade complaints, grade distributions, graduates by majors, grad school recommendations, Indiana Department of Teacher Education and Certification, Miller Analogies Test, National Dean's List, non-returning and non-traditional students, Union Administrative Committee Materials (1967), Academic Facilities Committee information, jukebox policy, guidelines for use of PERC (c. 1982), Reports of Dean of Academic Affairs (1980's incomplete), enrollment management 1987, etc.

Academic Affairs: Large Box #3Academic Affairs: Large Boxes 1 - 12: Box #3 Box includes but is not limited to; Office of Institutional Research statistics including Faculty Survey 1983, Administrative Personnel Survey and Faculty and Administrative Study. Curriculum Committee Minutes,1932 - 1965 and Curriculum review reports. Curriculum Core materials 1965 - 1985. Materials on General Education, Alexander, budget, co-curricular activities, faculty papers, Davidson-Groff, Faculty Workshop 1967, Fact-Finding Committee minutes, grade point average, Graduate Study Committee Minutes, Humanities, independent student development, statements on MC, AA Degree Committee, Comprehensive Exam, Senior Seminar, Social Sciences, Summer plans, Teaching Load Committee Minutes, Interdivisional Study courses. 
Academic Affairs: Large Box #4Academic Affairs: Large Boxes 1 - 12: Box #4 

1924 Faculty Athletic Association.

1930-1931 Dean Holl's Report to the Faculty.

Academic Statistics Fall Term 1947.

1987- 1993 - Number applying for graduation, graduating with honors, lowest GPA.

Faculty Governance Task Force (1971, 1990-1991), Faculty Executive Committee Minutes (1978-1984, 1984 -1999 incomplete).

Interdisciplinary Studies Committee and Honors Studies (1990-1991).

Enrollment Management Committee (1990).  Subcommittee on Academic/Registration/Advising, Provisional Admissions (1987).

Examination Program (1960), Studies on Improvement of Tests, Senior Independent Study Program.

Steering Committee and Self-Study Steering Committee Minutes and plans (1967-1989).

Faculty Development Committee and Department Chairs, Department Heads, Meetings (1982 - 1998).

Faculty Development - Faculty Workshop programs 1965 - 2002. 1990 Mission Statement.   1991 Minutes of Professional Studies Meeting.

Discussion of Faculty/Staff Club Room and Faculty/Staff Lounge (1980 - 1985).

Faculty banquets and "Welcoming Dinners." The honoring of retirees.

Executive Committee Minutes - Military Recruitment on Campus, Inter-Disciplinary Programs (Peace Studies and Environmental Studies), Faculty Workshops, Discussion Day, Admissions Standards, Educational Frontiers Committee Members, Ethical Research Principles, Faculty Committee Assignments, Religious Life Committee,  Accreditation - Self-Study, Faculty Social Programs Committee, Dismissal Procedures for Non-Tenured and Tenured Faculty Members , Skills Development Center, Christian Higher Education, Mission Statement,

Faculty suggestions, "how to improve the experience of minority students on campus," Hoosier-Buckeye Collegiate Conference and HBCC Financial Aid Policy, Standards for Honors Graduates , Human Diversity, Harassment, Faculty Governance, Faculty Standing Committees at MC, Collaborative Learning, School Breaks, Representatives for the Dean of Academic Affairs, Bylaws for Conduct of Faculty Elections, Discussion Day Schedule, Revisions to Faculty Manual, Department Chair Appointment, Retirement Banquet, International Meal, Admissions Classifications, History of Curriculum Review, 1984 task force on Program Reduction, Improved Status of Library Faculty [October 10, 1993], NCAA definition of "good academic standing," and "satisfactory progress of students" [1993], Computer Services, Human Diversity Policy by Affirmative Action Committee, Commuter Assignments 1993-1994 by Faculty Member, Policy for the Promotion and Protection of Human Diversity (1993), Responsibilities of Computer Users, Teacher Education Committees, use of Library in Curriculum, Academic Breaks, Length of Academic Year.

Two Year Curriculum and Instructional Improvement Study circa 1958 - Study on Curricular Integration.

Goals For An Effective Curriculum At Manchester College, July 2000.

Two Year Degree Program, Fall 1974.

Helman's introduction, description and final results of the 1960's Self-Study, and related reports, statistics and minutes.  "The New Curriculum at Manchester College, Report of the Self-Study) Status as of June 20, 1968)."

Development of Divisional Core Curricula in Humanities, Social Sciences and Science, etc., Proposed Non-Divisional Core Curriculum Focused on helping each student discover "Who He Is,"  A Statement of Purpose for Manchester College, Memo to Faculty Regarding Self-Study, Proposed Teaching Load Evaluation.

Grading and Low Scholarship.

Faculty Development Committee - 1974-1997 (incomplete) - includingTenure, Salary, Benefits, Faculty Evaluation, Student Evaluation of Teaching, Guidelines for Recognition of Faculty for 25 Years of Service, Sabbatical Requests, Support for Faculty Research Fulltime Status, Revisions to Faculty Manual, Formation of System for Evaluation of Staff and Administration (1992), Annual Reports to the Faculty, Program Adjustment, Student Evaluations of Faculty, Forward Planning Committee, Rank for Librarians.

Committees and Standing Committees of the Faculty 1960 - 1973 (incomplete). Also 2000 - 2001.

Faculty Minutes, February, 1954.

Committee on Instruction 1963 - 1964.

Curriculum Revisions 1961, 1969, and 1977.

1974 materials including but not limited to: - Standards for the Accreditation of Baccalaureate Degree Programs in Social Work - Recommendations from the Natural Science Division to the Academic Committee - Humanities Faculty Core Evaluation - Questionnaire  "The following courses and programs help me discover who I am and what I can become." - Senior Colloquium -  Proposals for Curriculum Modification.

Academic Program 1988-1989, report of Graduate Student Enrollment - Academic Program developments (1986-1987)

Statistical Evaluation of contributions by each department (1982 - 1982).

1987-1991materials including but not limited to the following committees: Teacher Education (TEC), Academic Policies , Athletic Committee, Minority Concerns, Human Diversity, Student Life, Human Relations, Facilities Policy, Educational Innovation, Koinonia,College Planning , Management Information, Graduate and Continuing Education.

Budget (1967-1968), budget comparisons, salary scale, faculty benefits, teaching load, Co-Curricular Enrichment Committee,1986 President's memo, "An Attempt to Overthrow the Limitations of Manchester College."

Task Force for Program Adjustment(1981-1984).

Academic Policies CommitteeLarge Boxes 34, 35, 36 Materials related to the Academic Policies Committee. 
Academic Standards CommitteeLarge Box 37 Materials related to the Academic Standards Committee. 
Academy: Preparatory School RecordsLarge Box 125 

Student records for individuals attending the Manchester College Academy.

Accounting: PhotographsMU2018/74 Negatives and digital copies of Accounting students and faculty. 
AccreditationMU2017/62 "The Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools has taken action to continue the accreditation of Manchester College," September 1993 news-clipping). 
Adams, Professor James R. C.MC2011/102 Professor James R. C. Adams gives a presentation on the topic of "19th Century Art." 
Adams, Professor James R. C.: Ways of Looking At ArtMC2011/103 Professor James R. C. Adams talks about Ways of looking at art."  He makes the presentation in response to a faculty request. 
AdmissionsMC2007/75 Admissions Materials, assorted. 
AdmissionsMC2008/160 Campus Preview Day, 1996.  A schedule. 
AdmissionsLarge Boxes 13 - 16 

Materials related to Admissions.

Admissions: Incoming Student TestsMC2007/212 Office of Institutional Research:  SAT Scores of Incoming Freshmen, Admissions Committee Rules, Reports and Comparisons for the 1970's and 1980's. 
Admissions: PostersMC2009/71 MC2009/71-V,ta: Posters. 1981, "Junior Visitation Day," and (no year) "Juniors in High School, Your Invitation to Manchester College, April 28."  
Advanced Chorus Class: Photograph, 1908MC2011/137 One photograph of the Advanced Chorus Class, 1908. 
Advancement Centennial Event - Step Up To The Future Campaign: Slides and ScansMU2014/49 Slides and digital copies documenting the Centennial Celebration's October 1987 kick-off event for the "Step Up to the Future Campaign." 
Advancement: GiftsMU2017/52 Advancement fundraising material: a.) 1953 letter from President Schwalm regarding the amounts of money raised by the college from all sources and for what fund the money is intended. b.) Donors and contributions 1946 through 1954. 
Advancement: The Manchester FundMC2007/165 The Manchester Fund:  Promotional Material circa September 2007. 
Advancement: VHS Tape and Other AssortmentMU2013/152, 1-34 - Formerly ROOctober2012/31 

VHS tapes and cassette tapes documenting significant events on the Manchester College campus, including Step Up to the Future (1987) as part of the Centennial Campaign. Focus on the college's Centennial year.  Brochures on the Ministry Training Institute and Training in Ministry.  Church of the Brethren pamphlets, some authored by faculty or alumni of Manchester College.

African Art Collection: Photographic RecordMC2010/81 A partial photographic inventory of the Manchester College African Art Collection.  that is currently stored 2nd Floor Physical Plant.  Other images are found in the file, African Art and Museum Photo Record by J. Wine, located on the Archives, Scanned Images Drive.  Even these photo records do not document the entire collection.  There are frightening wooden masks with moveable jaws that have not been photographed. Time ran out before a complete documentation could be made. 
Albaugh, H. P.MC2002/104c Photo and description of presidency.  Copy of newspaper article describing career following service at Manchester College. 
Alford, SteveMC2009/71-SP:Sports Steve Alford posters. 
Alford, SteveMU2018/77 Publicity photographs of basketball coach, Steve Alford (circa 1993). 
Alford, Steve: InterviewMU2018/114 

19 February 1992 interview with Steve Alford highlighting his pathway to coaching at Manchester College.

Alford, Steve: Team PhotographMU2018/12 Team photograph of Steve Alford and Manchester College basketball team. 
Allen, Max: PhotosMC2008/118 Photographs of Professor Max Allen, incorporating photos from MC2003/225 
Alumni Affairs: Miscellaneous CollectionMU2016/52 

DVDs -  (1) "The Friends of Manchester College Golf Outing, Looking Back on 15 Years" (1990 forward). (2) the Manchester experience, preparing graduates to think deeply and critically, with attention to the benefits of the Auburn Golf Outing.

Video clips - Student Union (now Jo Young Switzer Center) renovation, time- elapsed photography of construction.

Church of the Brethren relations - programs from the Alumni Luncheons at Church of the Brethren  Annual Conferences 1997, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006.

Alumni Directory (1939) with notes.

Alumni Directory 1960.

Class of 1951 Senior Recognition Day program.

Notecard prints of watercolors campus buildings by Deb Hammond (MC Class of 1992).

Programs; Athletic Hall of Fame - luncheon and induction ceremony 2000 - "M" Club induction (undated) - Citation for  the 1994-1995 Basketball Team (Athletic Hall of Fame 2000).

1941 - 1991 Golden Anniversary booklet for the Class of 1941.

1999 Alumni Day Banquet program, with Honor Award recipients, and Golden Anniversary of Class of 1949.

2001 and 2002 Alumni Day Banquet program.

Manchester College song written by Lucile Klinger and Henrietta Wassman.

"Bulletin" focusing on the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Barry Goldwater visits.

Alumni AssociationLarge Boxes 17,18,19 Materials related to the Alumni Association. 
Alumni Association: Board of DirectiorsMU2018/95 Photograph of the 1990-1991 Alumni Association Board of Directors, with identifications. 
Alumni Association: EventsMC2009/152 

This collection includes but is not limited to:

  • Program for "Manchester College Spartan Soccer, Alive in '95."
  • Reunion: Class of 1941, activities and "Test Your Memory," quiz (with answers).
  • "Golden Anniversary, 1927-1977, 'The Mini-Aurora."
  • 1990 Centennial Celebration.
  • Cluster Reunion, May 17-19, 1991.  Theme: "It Happened On Our Watch..."
  • 1991, Set-up Needs for May 1991 Alumni Day "Weekend."
  • Invitation for Homecoming and Family Weekend 2008.
  • Brochure, "Alumni Connections for Life, Alumni Days, June 3-4, 2009."
Alumni Association: PhotographsMC2007/142 Class of 1957.  Photos for an alumni directory. 
Alumni Days and Alumni Reunions MC2007/76 

This collection includes but is not limited to:

  • Reunion: Class of 1950
  • Reunion: Alumni Days Schedule for Classes of 1934, 1939, 1944, 1949, 1959 and 50 Year Reunion: Class of 1954.
  • Staffing Schedule
  • Alumni Days 2004, May 27 - 28, 2004.
  • Banquets
  • List of award recipients from 1960 - 2004.  See Alumni Days Banquet promotional June 2005.
Alumni Days: Class of 1953MU2018/16 

Photo postcard of the Class of 1953 at their 50th Class reunion during Alumni Days, 2003.

Alumni Event: ImagesNeg15304 Images probably taken during the 1963-1864 academic year.  They include a campus alumni gathering, T. Wayne Rieman, Vernon Stinebaugh, and automobiles on the corner of Ruse and College Avenue. 
Alumni EventsLarge Box 20 Materials related to Alumni Events. 
Alumni Events: circa 1964Neg12719 Photographs of what appear to be alumni events. One Exchange Club photograph. 
Alumni Memorial Service: Gangai, Dagnew, HailuMU2018/7 

Bulletins from the memorial service of Nerad Grace Mangai, Brook M. Dagnew, and Kirubel Alemayehu Hailu, held on the Manchester University campus 24 February 2016.

Memorial booklet for Brook Dagnew.

Sympathy cards from the North Manchester community and from other educational institutions.

Alumni Relations: Departmental and Alumni TreasuresMU2016/13 Postcards, lettermen jacket patches/awards, oak leaf stamp, MC pamphlet from Great Depression, Alumni of Color meeting video, "Dona Nobis Pacem" Italy Tour (2004), "Celebrating the Vision" DVD, 2010 Alumni Honor Award Banquet (audio), identified pictures of alumni. 
Alumni Reunion: Class of 1941MU2018/122 Video of the 50th Class Reunion of the Class of 1941. 
Alumni Reunion: PhotographsMU2017/90 

Alumni 1977 - 1978, Basketball Teams Reunion: 1936-1937 and 1937-1938.

1969 Alumni Honor Awards: Clair Throne, Mrs. Earl Garver representing her husband, Homer Burke, Robert Winger. Circa 1931 photograph of group including Clair O. Throne (chemist) and future wife, Ferne Chaffin Throne.

1977-1978 Basketball team reunion: (Charles Beck, Wayne Strycker, Richard Spiece, Gerald Sapp, Harold Waddel, Hubert DuBois, Waveland Snider, Robert Schmalzried, Merlin Eikenberry.

Alumni Reunion: PhotographsUnit #7, LG BOX 35-38 Photographs of alumni reunions from the Class of 1907 through the Class 1984, with other pictures of various Alumni Boards, Chapter Groups, individual portraits, events, and miscellaneous images reaching into the 1990's.  
Alumni Reunion: Tribute to Ikenberry HallMU2013/65 The video is titled, "Alumni Reunion - Tape 1," however, it appears as if it is a tribute to ikenberry Hall prior to demolition.  It features the last Ikenberry Serenade
Alumni Reunions and Graduations: PhotographsMU2013/149 Photographs from commencement exercises and alumni reunions from 1908 forward. 
Alumni Service Award: PhotographsMU2017/8d 

1977-1978 and 1985 Alumni Service Award photographs.

Alumni Tour, Europe 1990: VideoMU2013/63 

VHS and digitized footage of the Manchester College Alumni Tour to Europe in July 1990.

Bill Eberly narrates tour and describes scenes in Schwarzenau, Germany, birthplace of the Church of the Brethren.

Alumni ToursMU2015/27 Photographs of alumni tours. 
Alumni: NewsclippingsMU2017/58: Alumni 

News-clippings about Manchester College alumni:

David Eicher, student car accident death (1992), Steve Etheridge, Ruth Grossnickle Hodges (1992), George Merkle, Robert Johansen, Ruthann Knechel Johansen, Paul Keller, Ray Keim, David Mann, Glenn Maple (1992), Kay Sponseller, Phil West, Martha Hendrix Bartenbach, Robert Stauffer,  Robert M. Stauffer Award, Jenny Shock.

1963 list of MC graduates from Claypool, Etna Green, Silver Lake, Syracuse, Winona Lake, Argos, Bremen, Ligonier, New Paris, Atwood, Akron, South Whitley, Warsaw, Columbia City, North Manchester.

Anabaptist and Pietist: GroupsMU2013/15, Folder 7 Information regarding: Plain People, the Amish, Old German Baptist Brethren, Church of the Brethren, Bruderhof Communities, Woodcrest Community, Society of Brothers, Hutterites, Historic Peace Churches (Friends, Mennonites, Church of the Brethren), Civilian Public Service (CPS, a history), Brethren Volunteer Service (BVS), Saur Press, Native American relations, Service programs (American Friends Service Committee, Mennonite Central Committee, Brethren Volunteer Service), the Oneida Colony, Shakers, Anarchists, Mormons, and map of the spread of Anabaptism 
Andrews, Glenna BlosserMC2009/84 

Blosser, Glenna. 

1936-1937 Diary of Manchester College alumna, Glenna Blosser Andrews.

Annual Conference of the Church of the Brethren, Winona Lake, Indiana: Panoramic Photograph, 1913MC2011/185 A panoramic photograph of the Church of the Brethren Annual Conference held at Winona Lake, Indiana in 1913. 
Architectural StylesMC2007/176 Copy of descriptions and illustrations of architectural styles.  
Armstrong, Mary: MU2012/69 Mary Armstrong is an alumna of Manchester College, graduating with the Class of 1952.  The collection contains copies of stories and articles Mary wrote for the education of Kindergarten and Elementary aged children. 
Arnold's Grove: Big Meeting 1882BC2018/21 EDITORIAL: Comments at the Arnold's Grove Revisited Prayer Meeting, May 19, 1991. This article reflects upon Annual Conference 1882, when members of the German Baptist Brethren congregations gathered at Arnold's Grove. The Berlin Committee reported on charges against Elder Henry Holsinger, who had written an article comparing the Annual Conference Standing Committee to a non-Brethren set of institutions, e.g. secret lodges and societies.  More tension mounted over reforms such as salaried ministers, dress codes, missions, higher education, the Sunday School movement, and evangelistic meetings.  
Art Department: Posters for Workshops, Shows, ExhibitsMC2009/71-V 

Posters for:

  • Fine Arts Workshop MC2009/71-V, f1
  • Faculty Art Show  MC2009/71-V,b
  • Manchester College Fine Arts, Art, Music, Speech & Drama MC2009/71-V, e1

See MC2009/71-V: Various.


MC2009/71-V is a small part of the collection MC2009/71, entitled, Flat File Drawer H:  Previously Accessioned and Unaccessioned Posters and Articles From Manchester College.  See the accession page for MC2009/71 for a complete listing of the objects in this collection.

Artist Lecture Series and Performing Artists: PostersMC2009/71 File FolderMC2009/71-PEV: Performances and Events  Posters for Artist Lecture Series and other performing artists, including: Janie Fricke, The Original Comedy Rangers, Joseph Helfrich, Steven Dietz, Strider, Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Tanglefoot, Big Twist and the Mellow Fellows, Marty McCall and Fireworks, LP The Band, The Troubadours, Prime TIme, Glynn Hines, OREON, the Mantovani Orchestra, and Dr. Sharon Crain, author of "Taking Stock: A Woman's Guide to Corporate Success."  This is part of a large collection.  See MC2009/71 File FolderMC2009/71-PEV: Performances and Events  
Athletic Department, History, Statistics, and RecordsLarge Box 21 

This box includes but is not limited to: Faculty Athletics Committee minutes, all sports statistics, all conference statistics (1948-1963), membership history and statistics (including ICAC, HCAC, NCAA, NAIA, HBCC), historic athletic organization rules and reports, news releases, schedules, intramural sports, sports camps, policies, Women's Athletic Association Records (1941 through 1950), Hoosier Conference for Women (HCW) meeting minutes and statistics, women's award boards for all sports, women's and men's M-Club winners, sports awards, sports banquets, and Hall of Fame materials.  See finding aid for a more complete list.

Athletics: Football PhotographsMU2016/9 Football photographs from the 1970's, (1980's?), 1990's. Many students are identified. 
Athletics: National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Awards and CommendationsMU2017/36 

National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics - Manchester College -

1982 NAIA Men's Outdoor Track and Field All-American Team: Kirby Herschberger, Bryan Richardson.

1983 Women's Academic All-America Outdoor Track and Field Team: Distance, Trina Chapman and Penny Rosdil.

1983 Women's Outdoor Track and Field All-America Team: Penny Rosdil and Joanna Wiggin.

1983 All-America Team Mean's Indoor Track and Field: Bryan Richardson.

1984 Women's Academic All-America Cross Country Team: Marla Miller.

1984-1985 Indoor Track and Field Men's All-America: David Glassburn.

1985 Academic All-America Women's Outdoor Track and Field: Middle Distance, Marla Miller- Long Distance, Trina Chapman, and Penny Rosdil.

1985 All-America men's Outdoor Track and Field: Dave Glassburn.

1985 All-America Women's Outdoor Track and Field: Penny Rosdil.

1985 Academic All-America Women's Cross Country: Marla Miller (Marla J. Miller).

1985 Academic All-America Men's Outdoor Track and Field: Middle Distance, Kyle Strode - Jumps, Timothy Ogden.

1985 Academic All-America Men's Cross Country: Kyle Strode.

1986 Men's Outdoor Track and Field Academic All-America: Vertical Jumps, Timothy Ogden.

Athletics: PhotographsMU2018/108 

Steve Alford Basketball January 1992.

Baseball February 1992.

Cheerleading November 1991.

Athletics: PhotographsMC2003/44 Sports photograph collection, from the early 1900's through the 1970's. 
Auburn Golf OutingMU2013/38 a,b The history of the Auburn Golf Outing and the impact this fundraiser has had upon Manchester students.   Created by Sound Productions, 2002, Warsaw, Indiana. All Rights Reserved. 
Audobon Society: Newspaper ArticlesMC General File: Audobon Society Newspaper articles related to area Audobon Society.  Faculty and Staff of Manchester College are part of programs presented by the group. 
Aurora: Photographs, 1984 EditionMC2004/439 Aurora photographs for the1984 edition. 
Aurora: Photographs, 1989 Edition MC2004/414 Aurora photographs for the 1989 edition. 
Aurora: Photographs, 1990 EditionMC2004/718 Aurora photographs for the1990 edition. 
Aurora: Photographs, 1993 EditionMC2004/719 Aurora photographs for the1993 edition. 
Bachman Collection: Schwalm InaugurationMC2007/227 Bachman Collection.  Dr. Bachman represented Yale University at the inauguration of President Schwalm, Manchester College, 1941. 
Baldwin, Ferne: CollectionMC2011/231 

Objects in the collection of former Manchester College Archivist and Professor, Ferne Baldwin.  The collection includes assorted MC historical materials and records.

Baldwin, Ferne: Collection of Archivist Emerita MU2019/15 A collection assembled by Archivist Emerita, Ferne Baldwin, including:  Photographs, publications, newspaper clippings, athletic department and buildings materials, "Spartan Sports News," obituaries, etc., click on accession number to see detailed description. 
Baldwin, Ferne: Collection of Archivist EmeritaROBaldwinBox2012/21 A collection assembled by Archivist Emerita, Ferne Baldwin, including:  Photographs, publications, newspaper clippings, etc.  This box has been somewhat placed in alphabetical order.  SOme topics are Accreditation, Admissions, Alumni, Buildings, Christmas ....and topics continuing through FYC
Baldwin, John: Artist/Lecture Series, PhotographsMC2009/29 Artist/Lecture Series 7 March 1989, photos of the artist John Baldwin in his Athens studio and sculpture displayed in Cordier Auditorium. 
Barts, WayneMU2019/37 

The Wayne Barts Manchester College Collection.

Barts, Wayne: Manchester memorabiliaMU2018/2 

Textbooks containing personal notes, one research paper, reading lists, syllabi, and painted brick, belonging to Manchester College alumnus, Wayne Barts.

Baseball and Tennisl: Photos circa 1988MU2018/61 

Baseball team and individual player photographs from what might be1988. Pictures of Tennis players.

Baseball, Men'sMU2014/165 Baseball 

Men's Baseball statistics and record books, newspaper articles, press releases, newsletters, and other materials ranging from 1949 - 2014. A scattering of information about Women's Baseball.

Baseball, Women'ssee MU2014/165 See MU2014/165 Baseball for a few items regarding Women's Baseball. 
Baseball: PhotographsMU2019/50 Baseball photographs circa 2000-2003. 
Basketbal, Alford Experience: NCAA Basketball, 1995 MC2012/26 

Newspaper articles and memorabilia about Manchester College's participation in the NCAA 1995 Division III men's basketball tournament coached by Steve Alford to a 31-1 record and the national championship game.

Basketball Reunion: 30 YearMU2017/89 

30 year reunion of MC's 1953-1954 Basketball team taken during Homecoming 1984. This was Manchester's first Hoosier College Conference Champion Basketball Team.

Basketball, Men's 1950 - 2000: RecordsMC2002/21 

General: Basketball (Men's) Records, 1950 - 2000. 1936 - 1937 booklet documenting the history of Coach "Smilin Bob" Stauffer's winning 1937 Spartans.

Basketball, Men's 1968 TripMU2014/127 One photograph of Coach Wolfe and the 1968 basketball team in front of an Ecuatoriana airplane. 
Basketball, Men's: Photographs, 1920-1999MU2014/53 

Men's basketball photographs from circa 1920 through 1999.

Basketball, Woman's: HistoryMU2014/153 "A History of Women's Basketball at Manchester College," a research paper submitted to the graduate school in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Master of Arts, by Tricia L. Floyd, adviser, Dr. Marvin Gray. Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, July, 1995. 
Basketball, Women'sLarge Box 24 Materials related to women's basketball. 
Basketball, Women's: Photograph CollectionMC2002/293 Women's Basketball Photograph Collection on CD-ROM  
Basketball, Women's: ScrapbookMU2015/23 Women's Basketball scrapbook encompassing 1980 through 1987. 
Basketball, Womens: Alumni Game 1991MU2013/64 VHS and digitized footage of Alumni Game, 9 November 1991, Women's Basketball. Introduction of the Betty Clarke Memorial Award. 
Basketball, Womens: Posters and SchedulesMC2009/71-SP:Sports 

Posters with Basketball schedules for various years. 

See MC2009/71 File Folder MC2009/71-SP:Sports.

Batzka, Professor Stephen: representational and Nonrepresentational ArtMC2011/105 Professor Stephen Batzka gives a presentation on "Representational and Nonrepresentational Art." 
Bauman Bowman, Weber, Helman: Family BibleMC2011/134 

One family bible printed in 1773 and 1774 donated to the collection by Howard H. Helman, great great grandson of Marguit (Marguerite?) Bowman. Birth registries are included.

Beery, DwightFaculty/Staff Boxes: Beery, Dwight 

Material related to Dwight Beery, Physics.

1986 Newspaper article about Beery's physics problems (and solutions) that are being included in a three-volume college physics textbook published by Engineering Press.

Bethany Biblical Seminary: Home Study DepartmentBC2013/4 The home-study course in The Gospel of Matthew, Part I and II , approved by the Home-Study Department of Bethany Biblical Seminary. 
Bible Collection: General FileMC General File: Bible Collection A file containing pieces of information about bibles and their donors.  These books are part of the Funderburg Library Rare Book and Manchester College Archives and Brethren Historical Collection.  Donors include Calvin Ulrey and Bill Eberly. 
Bible School: Class Photograph 1898MU2012/76 A photograph of the Bible School students at Manchester College, 1898. 
Bible Society: Records and MinutesMC2003/4 

Bible Society Files:

1.    Attendance records 1916-1918; constitution and by-laws of 1899, 1901, 1913, 1915, and 1920.

2.    Minutes 1896-1899.

3.   Record book - Minutes for the Bible Society beginning 10 May 1912 - 14 April 1916.

Biology Class, Early Classroom Scene: PhotographMC2010/162 One photograph, probably taken between 1900 and  1920, of male students sitting around tables with books, looking through microscopes. 
Bixler, EdwardMC2002/104d  

Edward C. Bixler served as Manchester College's president from 1910-1911.  He also taught Latin and Greek.

Black History Month/WeekMC2009/71 


  • 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.

Board of Trustees: 1990MU2018/96 Photograph of the Manchester College Board of Trustees as of April, 1990. 
Board of Trustees: CommitteesVault: Filing Cabinet Drawer 3 Materials belonging to committees of the Board of Trustees ranging from 1944 through 1992. 
Board of Trustees: CommitteesVault: Filing Cabinet Drawer 4 Materials belonging to committees related to the Board of Trustees (1968-1996). 
Board of Trustees: Photograph CollectionMC2003/43  

Board of Trustees photograph collection.

Board of Trustees: RecordsVault: Filing Cabinet Drawer 1 

Correspondence and materials relating to the Board of Trustees and Executive Committee including committee materials, Church of the Brethren district ratification forms, membership lists and memos from the presidents to the Board of Trustees 1956 - 2002.


Book of MemoryMC General File: Book of Memory Correspondence regarding the history of the Book of Memory and suggestions as to how additions to the memorial might be shared with the public. 
Books: CollectionsMU2019/22 Books from employees and friends of the College whom we have respected and loved: Tannreuther, Nettie Senger, Ruth Swihart, Charles Morris, Lewis Teeter and Nancy Bowman, Daniel Teeter, Anna Ikenberry,and  an assortment from the E. N. Goshorn memorial collection.. 
Bosnian ProjectMU2013/66 Channel 33 News and Liveline (Channel 21) spotlights - Bosnian student fundraising. Video of presentation by Keller (student) and Winnemyr (faculty). 
Boy Scouts: PhotographsMC2011/121 

Photographs of boy scouts and scouting activities.

Brembeck, Maxine Cripe CollectionMC2010/170a,b,c,d 

1937 "Aurora" with many autographs, a gift list, and words of advice.

Photograph of the Class of 1937 attending the 1987 reunion, along with an identification sheet and nametag.

Program from the "Combined Concert of the Manchester College Orchestra and Manchester College Concert Band," 1937, autographed by Hoy O. McIntire, Class of 1937.

Scrapbook from a trip Maxine Cripe Brembeck made to China in 1989. 

Brethren BeliefsBC2017/7 a,b,e,f,p,r,s,sp,u Articles related to Church of the Brethren Beliefs on: Anointing (a), Baptism (b), Ecology (e), Fundamentalism (f), Peace and Conscientious Objection (p), Anti-Racism and the call for Justice (r), Sexuality (s), Spirituality (sp), and Universal Restoration (u). 
Brethren Colleges Abroad: ChinaMU2015/143 wave sound Allen Deeter and Sun, Ying, a Chinese student at Manchester College, are interviewed on "Sunday Side Up," 13 November 1988 (MAJIC 95.1fm] regarding the Brethren Colleges Abroad program. 
Brethren Colleges Abroad: Deeter CollectionMU2018/55 Box 4: Slides and Negatives Allen Deeter's collection of slides and negatives from his years serving with Brethren Colleges Abroad (BCA) at Manchester College. 
Brethren Colleges Abroad: JapanMU2017/82 September 1988 photographs of Dr. Nobuo Dobashi,  President Jun Arima, President William Robinson, and Professor Allen Deeter as Hokusei Gakuen University, agrees to become part of the Brethren Colleges Aborad (BCA) international studies program. 
Brethren Colleges Abroad: Radio SpotlightMU2015/140 wave sound Professor Allen Deeter and Dr. Dobuo Dobashi of Japan, report upon Brethren Colleges Abroad opportunities in Japan during an interview on Fort Wayne radio station WAJI. 
Brethren Colleges Abroad: Rogers CollectionMU2018/57 A poster-board filled with images from Ingrid Rogers' and Ken Rogers' experiences with BCA in Germany was found by the archivist in a classroom of the Administration Building following the auction and close of the 2nd and 3rd floors.  The images were cut from the board and scanned. Descriptions and student information are located within accession record. 
Brethren Historical Collection, Museum, Archives and African Art CollectionMC2011/133 The papers pertaining to the creation of the campus Museum, the Brethren Historical Collection, the  African Art Collection, and  the Archives, including the move of the Museum to the North Manchester Center for History. 
Brethren: Historical ResearchCOB General File: Research 

One pamphlet, "Guide to Research in Brethren History," Compiled by Donald Durnbaugh through the Church of the Brethren Historical Committee, 1968. 

It lists resources and sources for studying brethren history and gives the locations of various repositories of brethren collections.

Buck Family CollectionMC2007/40 Photographs and memorabilia from the Buck family.  Also included is information about Calvin Ulrey and his wife, Miriam. 
Buck: Family BibleMU2014/109 

This is not a bible, but a book written in German.  It appears to contain the Buck family record of births, 1818-1937.

Building and RenovationMU2017/64 

Renovation and Construction Newspaper Articles:

Razing of Emma Neher residence, Gardner Hall, former biology building, removal of old barracks and maintenance shops.

Manchester broadcasts courses  by airborne television.  More facilities for foreign languages and psychology with new labs.

$100,000 maintenance center (Neher Maintenance Center) to be built.

1992 razing of  Ikenberry Hall.

Articles regarding completed Helman Hall project with the Helmans being honored at dedication.

Science Center cost and groundbreaking event.

Welcome and Adah Weaver give million dollar gift for New Science Building to President Ed Butterbaugh.

MC breaks ground on Recital Hall (2004).

Union half-way toward renovation goal (May 2004 article).

Buildings and Campus Scenes: Public RelationsMU2012/136a,b This collection is composed of two sets of images that capture campus scenes and document campus buildings. 
Buildings on CampusLarge Boxes 26a and 26b Information regarding campus buildings. 
Buildings: FountainMC2004/581 Photo of fountain by Lloyd Hoff with note to Mrs. Ulrey. 
Buildings: Greenhouse and Fountain PhotographsMC2009/190 Photographs of Fountain (Kintner Collection and others).  View of students sitting at fountain with Greenhouse in the background.  
Bumgerdner Hall and Bible School: Early Photograph MU2012/78 Two copies of the same image: A view of East College Avenue - looking eastward -  showing the Bible School (West) and Bumgerdner Hall (East).  The Howe House can also be seen on the south side of the street opposite Bumgerdner Hall. 
Burke, Eldon: James T. Westwood CollectionMC2010/74 

James T. Westwood Collection:

  • Biographical materials about Professor Eldon Burke and William Schuhle with a large caricature of Burke drawn by Schuhle. 
  • "Bibliography for the Study of World History," with a supplementary bibliography on "The Russian Revolutions and the Soviet Regime," compiled by Dr. Eldon R. Burke, Ph. D.
Burke, Eldon: PhotographMC2007/42 Eldon Burke Collection (Part A), photograph of himself and colleagues, 1922 Commencement Exercises. 
Business Office: GuidebookMU2014/141 One "Your Business Office Guide," indicating appropriate fees, formats and protocols (circa 1949). 
Bwala Degree PresentationMU2019/35 May 24 1992 newscast of degree presentation. 
Bwala, Dr. HyedimaMedia Cabinet (IIS)  Video of 24 May 1992 Nigerian Newscast - Manchester College alumnus, Dr. Hyedima Bwala', receives an honorary degree Manchester College Commencement exercises.   
Cable, Miriam Weybright: Collection of Manchester College MaterialsMU2013/139 Collection of Miriam Weybright Cable, Manchester College Class of 1939. 
Camp Mack 1941MU2019/61f The film was titled Freshmen Event at Camp Mack, 1941. It is in color. 
Camp Mack: Images circa 1986MU2018/79 Camp Mack negatives and scanned images from circa 1986. Pictures include President Robinson, baseball, tug-of-war, volleyball. 
Campaign: Step Up To The FutureMU2013/68 A video supporting the Centennial Campaign Fund (circa 1989) focusing on the Manchester College educational experience and emphasizing the need for funding student financial support, building maintenance, and improved educational equipment.  A tape divided into two parts. 
Campaigns: Students FirstMU2018/20 

Students First! The Campaign for Manchester - introductory packet, promotional materials, campaign videos, newsletters (January 2010 - October 2013), 30 June 2014 closing campaign report.

Campaigns: Students First VideoMU2016/29 Nine videos focusing on the "Students First" Campaign, 2011. 
Campus ScenesMU2016/42 Campus Scenes from 1979, 1981, 1982, 1983. 
Campus Scenes: Oversized Photograph CollectionMC2003/65 Buildings/Campus Scenes Photograph Collection-Oversized, with some shots of people.  
Campus: PhotographsMU2013/143a-g Photographs and printed material showing the Manchester College campus from it's earliest days forward until circa 1922. Interior of "modern" classroom in Holl-Kinter Hall of Science (circa 1960). Architectural illustration of a signboard. 
Campus: Photographs of Building and ScenesMC2008/141a, b, c, d, e Pictures of College Avenue apartments, clinic, campfire circle, College woods and old gym with railroad tracks. 
Campus: PostcardsMU2015/49 Campus scenes featuring - snow, graduation, the Communications Building, fountain, and students under trees [circa 1980's 1990's?]. 
Carlson, James: Conductor, PhotographLarge Faculty/Staff Photo Boxes, Unit 7, IS - Alpha Order Photograph of James Carlson conducting musicians circa 1972-1973. 
CASEMC2010/53: Folder, Miscellaneous Assortment, CASE 

CASE at Manchester College, newspaper article and special merit award, 1982 Mindpower Campaign.  CASE stands for Council for Advancement and Support of Education.

Cawood, MarkAlumni Large Box 187: Cawood, Mark Newspaper article about Mark Cawood and his Church of the Brethren Volunteer Service assignment with the Minnesota AIDS Project in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  Cawood is a graduate of Manchester College. 
Centennial Celebration Science Symposium: PhotographMU2017/83 Photograph of the participants of the Centennial Science Symposium at Manchester College that took place in 1990. 
Centennial: InterviewsMU2014/37 Centennial Interviews: 1987 - 1988 interviews of Manchester College Faculty / Staff / Alumni / Friends. 
Centennial: Style ShowMU2016/41 Martha Miller coordinated the Centennial style show at Manchester College titled, "100 Years of Fashion."  Correspondence and costume description. 
Chamberlain, Geneva Burrous: AlumnaMC2008/16 The Geneva Burrous Chamberlain collection.  Photo album and memorabilia. 
Chapel BibleMU2012/114 

The Holy Bible Containing The Old And New Testaments: Translated Out Of The Original Tongues; And With The Former Translations Diligently Compared And Revised. New York: American Bible Society, 1874. The bible contains two inscriptions.

Charitable Fundraising: News ClippingsMU2017/73 News clippings regarding charitable fundraisers at Manchester College:  $192.87 to help victims of bombing in Birmingham, Alabama (27 September 1963), concert for "Sanctuary"  to help refugees in Central America (1992), students buy heifer for family through HPI (1995),  $43.35 raised for March of Dimes (undated), "Vagina Monologues" admission to help abused women (2004), MC donates books to community college library (2004), Garver Hall raises $1,500 for families (2005). 
Chautauqua Literary and Scientific Circle: Reading Course Diploma, SherrickMC2011/141 Mrs. M. M. Sherrick's completion of the four year course of reading as required by the C. L. S. C. and is enrolled as a member of the "Society of The Hall in the Grove," 1907. 
Chemistry Class: Photograph, circa early 1900sMU2012/77 A photograph of a chemistry class with students taken in the early 1900s.  Sadie Stutsman is said to be in the picture. 
Chemistry Lab and Science: PhotographsMC2010/156 An assortment of chemistry lab shots (circa 1931) and beyond) with other assorted chemistry related photographs, including the Chemistry Symposium, 1975 with Ed Miller and Mr. and Mrs. David Grandstaff and the American Chemical Society group shot (pg. 42,1992 Aurora). 
Children's Theatre with Jill Morgan: VideoMU2014/26 

Special Problems Class: ...a project of The Communications Studies Department of Manchester College Children's Theatre Tour, 1990-1991. Jill Morgan gives a behind  behind the scenes tour of the 1991 touring children's theatre group.

Children's Theatre, Touring: Video of "The Crossroads," 1994MU2014/30 A video documentation of  the Manchester College Touring Children's Theatre group in their presentation of "The Crossroads," on 19 January 1994. 
Children's Theatre: Posters and PublicityMC2009/71-C: Children's Theatre Posters and Publicity for Children's Theatre.  These posters are part of a larger collection MC2009/71.  For a list of posters included in the the large collection see MC2009/71.  
Children's Theatre: Video of "Sleeping Beauty," 1990MU2014/27a,b 

Video of Sleeping Beauty, presented January 1990 in Cordier Auditorium by the Manchester College Children's Theatre group.

Video of Sleeping Beauty, presented 22 January 1990 at Center School, Marion, Indiana by the Manchester College Children's Theatre group.

Children's Theatre: Video of "The Nightingale and Rumpelstiltskin," 1992MU2014/29 Video documentation of the Manchester College Children's Theatre production of "The Nightingale and Rumpelstiltskin," January, 1992. 
Children's Theatre: Video of "The Storytellers," 1997MU2014/32 

Video documentation of the Manchester College Children's Theatre production of "The Storytellers," January, 1997.

Children's Theatre: Video of Sleeping Beauty, 1995MU2014/31 Video documentation of the Manchester College Participation Players' production of "Sleeping Beauty." 11 January 1995. 
Children's Theatre: Video, 1991MU2014/28 

Video documentation of Manchester College Children's Theatre from January 1991, "Good Scene as Director."

Chinese Volumes: Sun Yat-sen, Wine ResearchMC2011/94 Research 

Archivist Jeanine Wine's research into the history of the Dr. Sun Yat-sen memorial books and how they came to President Winger and to Manchester College.

Chorus: Photograph, circa 1915MC2011/138 

Photograph of a chorus at Manchester College.  Mary Stoner Wine graduated from a 2 year voice program in 1915.  She is identifiable in the picture.  The professor appears to be the same as in the 1908 Advanced Chorus class MC2011/137.

Christian Herald and Signs of Our Times, 1889MC2012/4 

The Christian Herald and Signs of Our Times, 1889 may have been utilized in the early days of Manchester College when  Professor David Howe was President of the institution.  

Christliches Gebat-BuchMC2010/106 The German song book is lacking a title page. It is composed of two sections.  The first section is1044 pages in length, followed by an index. The second section is dated 1781, and is at least 158 pages in long.  
Church as Peacemaker Conference, 1986MC2012/5 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. 
Church as Peacemaker Conference: Myer, JamesBC2015/12 wave sound James Myer speaks on the "Biblical Basis of Non-Resistance" at the Church as Peacemaker Conference held on 28 February 1988. 
Church Leaders Conference: Spiritual DirectionMU2015/149 wave sound Recordings of speaker presentations made at the Church Leaders' Conference 5, 6, 7 November 1990, the topic being "Spiritual Directions": Dr. Marcus Smucker, Gene Herr and Mary Herr. 
Church of the Brethren District Conference September 1993BC2015/11 wave sound Digital recordings from District Conference, 18 September 1993. This conference is probably that of the South Central Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren. 
Church of the Brethren History: WIlliam Eberly CollectionBC2011/25a-y 

See the accession page for a complete listing of this collection that includes but is not limited to: 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 early membership list, and congregational transfer of membership letters from the 1800's.

Church of the Brethren: Regional Youth ConferenceMC2004/709-1 Christian Ethics in a Secular Age, Regional Youth Conference Weekend Retreat, March 28 - 30, 1980: Poster. 
Church of the Brethren: Regional Youth Conference 1982MC2004/709-2 

Give Peace A Chance, Regional Youth Conference held at Manchester College April 16 - 18, 1982: poster.

Civilian Public Service: Virginia Keller InterviewsMC2008/06 

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.

Civilian Public Service: Photographs and Publications in the Francis Barr CollectionMC2011/233 

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.

Clarke, John Henrik: PresentationMU2013/123a Some considered Clarke to be one of America's most courageous scholars, reconstructing a new history of the world.  Professor, historian, author, critic, traveler, developer of the  African Studies Center at the New School for Social Research - John Henrik Clarke spoke at Manchester College. 
Class of 1925: PhotographMC2008/28 

Photograph of the Class of 1925.

Class Presentations circa 1968: Audio FileMU2017/14 Digitized reel-to-reel tape containing oral presentations made by students, circa 1964 - 1968. 
Clubs, Groups and Organizations: Photographs, 1896 ForwardMU2013/148 

Photographs dating from 1896 forward until circa the 1960's portraying clubs, groups and organizations at Manchester College. Most of the images predate the 1920's.

Clubs: Circle KMC2002/49 

Circle K records and newspaper articles.

See AlsoOak Leaves 21 November 1963 p.1; 19 December 1963 p.1; 14 May 1964 p.1; 28 January 1965 p.1; 13 May 1965 p

Clubs: ColheconMC2002/55 

The file contains Colhecon Club Programs and articles.

A folder was added on 12 March 2009 by Jeanine Wine with a handbook and student card, materials found in Archives stacks.

See also: Oak Leaves 30 January 1964 p.1; 27 February 1964 p.3; 22 October 1964 p.4; 18 March 1965 p.1

College Woman's ClubLarge Box 32 Memorabilia, minutes, and records of Manchester's College Woman's Club. 
College Woman's Club: Faculty, Staff, Alumni Interviews and RecordsMC2002/58 

College Woman's Club Records: Minutes, directories (1912 forward),  newspaper articles, alumni interviews, financial materials, arrangements for events.

Bill for postage, rosebud and vase, expenses for cards and postage, 1995, Arrangements for Christmas Tea, 1996.

College Women's ClubLarge Box 31 Records of Manchester's College Women's Club. 
Colloquium: FYC, First YearMC2008/19 VHS tape titled "Learning Through Service FYC: First Year Colloquium," produced Spring 2003 (Benjamin & Bowers). 
Communication Studies: Portfolios 1998-1999MU2017/70 

The Communication Studies Portfolio, a senior comprehensive experience for 1998 - 1999. Students, guidelines, evaluations, papers - CONFIDENTIAL.

Announcement - The First Dean's Student Scholarship Symposium at Manchester College 9 April 1999.

Communications: ForensicsMC2009/71-E,b and MC2009/71-E,k 

Poster: The Manchester Communication Studies Department and Forensics Union present a "Public Debate on US/Japanese Trade Policy.....," 1994.


Poster: "Soap Box Forum," on High Food Prices" sponsored by Manchester Forensic Union. 


Community Involvement: Newspaper ClippingsMU2017/67 

1992 - MC women's basketball team forms adopt-a-grandparent program with retirement community.

Charles Boebel writes play about Thomas Marshall. Lilly has offers grant to move and restore Marshall's birthplace.

1986 - Prof. Charles Boeble, writes play, "Memory Speaks" highlighting N. Manchester's 150 year old history:

1985 - Shepherd's Center created for older adults.

2003 - Haunted Forest scares up fun.

Concerts: Centennial Celebration 1989MU2013/128 

Cassette tape and corresponding digital recording prepared for the Manchester College Centennial Celebration 1889-1989 featuring Manchester Symphony Orchestra, A Cappella Choir and the Concert Band.

Convocation #003: Young, Andrew - Address 10 May 1971MU2014/24 wave sound Audio recording of Andrew Young's address delivered at Manchester College 10 or 11 May 1971 and written transcription.  
Convocation #018: Sharp, Gene, Focus on Issues for Social Change, 1975 and PhotographsMC2011/128 

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.

Convocation #031: Oates, Dr. Wayne, "Signs of a Healthy Religion"Convocation Tape #31 In this 24 January 1977 convocation, Dr. Wayne Oates gives the presentation, "Signs of a Healthy Religion." 
Convocation #040: Howe, "Live All Your Life"Convocation Tape #40 Convocation tape dated 10 October 1977 entitled, "Live All Your Life." 
Convocation #048: Caldwell, Carl, "Faculty Series," 1978Convocation #48: Caldwell, Carl, 1978 

Dr. Carl Caldwell delivers a presentation as part of the "Faculty Series," on 3 April 1978.  He talks about witches, witchcraft and witch beliefs to see the implications of all of this for us.

Convocation #049: Harfield, Senator MarkConvocation Tape #49 Senator Mark Hatfield gives the convocation presentation on 19 April 1978. 
Convocation #050: Helman, A. Blair, "Opening Convocation," 1978Convocation #50: Helman, A. Blair, 1978 President A. Blair Helman delivers the opening convocation speech on 7 September 1978.  This recording is of the convocation service as well, including a welcome by campus minister, Robert Knechel, singing, prayer, a presentation about being students on campus, as well as President Helman's words. 
Convocation #058: Firebaugh, Dr. Morris, "Nuclear Discussion," 1979Convocation #58: Dr. Morris Firebaugh, 1979 

Dr. Morris Firebaugh,  Manchester Graduate (1959). Raises issues behind nuclear energy, 26 March 1979.

Sister Burtell, expert on environmental health, responds to Firebaugh's presentation.

Convocation #059 b: Seellman and Weaver, Nuclear Discussion Workshop, Part 1Convocation Tape #59b Seelman and Weaver speak during the Nuclear Discussion Workshop on 27 March 1979. 
Convocation #059 c: Seelman and Weaver, Nuclear Discussion Workshop, Part 2Convocation Tape #59c Seelman and Weaver continue their presentation during Manchester College's Nuclear Discussion Workshop, 27 March 1979. 
Convocation #060: Johnson, Kathyrn, "Sex Roles," 1979Convocation #60: Johnson, Kathyrn, 1979 Dr. Kathyrn Johnson speaks on "sex Roles," 9 April 1979. 
Convocation #061: Hayes, Larry, "Mass Media-Values for Deciding Issues," 1979Convocation #61: Hayes, Larry, 1979 In Convocation #61, 23 April1979, Larry Hayes presents, "Mass Media-Values for Deciding Issues." 
Convocation #064: Forney, RobertConvocation Tape #64: Forney, Robert 

In this convocation of 1 October 1979 Dr. Robert Forney speaks on "Substance Abuse."

Convocation #064: Forney, Robert, 1969Convocation Tape #64: Robert Forney Robert Forney delivers a convocation on "Substance Abuse," 1 October 1979. 
Convocation #065: Fuller, Barb, "Healing the Wounds of the Vietnam War," 1979Convocation #65: Barb Fuller, 1979 Mrs. Barbara Fuller, a theologan and peacemaker, has traveled to Vietnam to work for reconcilliation.  She is a member of many boards and organizations that work for peace and justice. 
Convocation #069: Knechel, Bob - Christmas 1979Convocation #69: Knechel, Bob - Christmas 1979 Campus Pastor, Robert Knechel presents a message at Christmas Convocation 10 December 1979. 
Convocation #070 B: Kaplow, Herb - ABC News CorrespondentConvocation #70B: Kaplow, Herb, 1980 ABC news correspondent, Herb Kaplow, speaks on 8 February 1980. 
Convocation #070A: Helman, President A. Blair - Opening Convocation - February 1980Convocation #70A: Helman, President A. Blair, 1980 President A. Blair Helman presents opening Convocation on 4 February 1980. 
Convocation #071: Strasman, Gavriel, "The Middle East Situation: Current Reflections," 1980Convocation #71: Strasman, Gavriel, 1980 Gavriel Strasman speaks on "The Middle East Situation: Current Reflections," on 18 February 1980. 
Convocation #072: Keen, Sam, "Spirituality and Sexuality," 1980Convocation #72: Keen, Sam, 1980 Mr. Sam Keen presents, "Spirituality and Sexuality," 21 February 1980. 
Convocation #073: Fort Wayne Philharmonic Brass QuintetMU2014/72 wave sound 

Convocation #73 - Professor John Planer describes the definition of chamber music and a concert follows. The date is 25 February 1980.

Convocation #074: McManus, Bishop, "Transition Within Catholicism," 1980Convocation Tape #074: McManus, Bishop, 1980 Bishop McManus speaks upon "Transition Within Catholicism," 3 March 1980. 
Convocation #075: Kirkpatrick, Dow, "Latin American Contributions to North American Faith," 1980Convocation #75: Kirkpatrick, Dow, 1980 Dow Kirkpatrick speaks on "Latin American Contributions to North American Faith," 31 March 1980. 
Convocation #077: Discussion Day April, 1980Convocation 77: Discussion Day 1980 Recording of Manchester College Discussion Day 24 April 1980. 
Convocation #078: Tucker, Jerry - Faculty Series - 1980Convocation Tape #78, Tucker, Jerry, 1980 Dr. Jerry Tucker - as part of the Manchester Colleg Faculty Series - speaks in convocation on 28 April 1980. 
Convocation #080: Helman, A. Blair, September 1980Convocation Tape #80: Helman, A. Blair, 1980 Manchester College President A. Blair Helman gives the opening convocation 3 September 1980. 
Convocation #081 A: Adams, Walter, "Inflation, Recession, and All That Stuff," 1980Convocation Tape #81A: Adams, Walter, 1980 Dr. Walter Adams gives a presentation, "Inflation, Recession, and All That Stuff," on 11 September 1980. 
Convocation #081 B: "Experiencing Diversity of Values and Iinvolvements," 1980Convocation Tape #81B: 15 September 1980 

Convocation 81B, "Experiencing Diversity of Values and Involvements," 15 September 1980.

Convocation #082: Butterbaugh, Ed, "Mono, Stereo, or Live," 1980Convocation #82: Butterbaugh, Ed, 1980 Ed Butterbaugh, who would become interim President of Manchester College, speaks on "Mono, Stereo, or Live," 25 September 1980. 
Convocation #083: Durnbaugh, Donald, "Confessions of a Searcher," 1980Convocation Tape #83: Durnbaugh, Donald, 1980 

Manchester College alumnus, Donald Durnbaugh, presents "Confessions of a Searcher," at the Academic Convocation 29 September 1980.

Convocation #084: West, M. S.,"One Woman's Journey..."MU2014/73 

Convocation #84 - (Sponsored by the Social Science Festival)  - is delivered by MC alumna,Martha Smeltzer West, on 2 October 1980.  Her topic is "One Woman's Journey Into the Legal Profession."

Convocation #085: Mollenkott, VirginiaConvocation #85 wave sound Dr. Virginia Mollenkott speaks on "Sexuality and the Formation of Family," during Convocation on 6 October 1980.  She focuses on interrelationship as females and males. 
Convocation #086: Waldie, Anderson MU2014/74 wave sound In this Convocation #86 of 20 October 1980, Mr. Waldie Anderson performs a voice recital. 
Convocation #088 and 88A: Sibley, 17 November 1980Convocation Tape #88 and #88A: Sibley 

#88A: Dr. Sibley presents, "Current Interpretations of Freedom: Political Freedom," on 12 November 1980.

#88: Dr. Sibley present a convocation on 17 November 1980 on the topic of "Current Interpretations of Freedom: Political Freedom."

Convocation #088A and 88BConvocation Tapes #88A and #88B wave sound In November of 1980 Dr. Sibley speaks on the topic of "freedom."  He is part of a series of lectures examining contemporary images of Freedom.  More lectures on this theme will follow in weeks following.  
Convocation #090: Christmas Convocation, 1980Convocation Tape #90 wave sound Christmas Convocation of 8 December 1980 led by Bob Knechel, campus pastor. 
Convocation #091: Levy, Michael, 1981Convocation Tape #91: Levy Michael Levy presents, "2500 Years of Solar Architecture and Technology," 2 February 1981. 
Convocation #092 A and 92 B: Schomer, HowardConvocation Tapes #92A and #92B wave sound Howard Schomer delivers morning and evening convocation addresses, 9 February 1981, related to the topic of "freedom." 
Convocation #094: Helman, President A. Blair, 1981Convocation Tape #94: President Helman President A. Blair Helman gives an address on 16 February 1981. 
Convocation #095 A and 95 B: Boulding, KennethConvocation Tapes #95A and #95B: Boulding Dr. Kenneth Boulding presents morning and evening sessions on 16 March 1981 focusing on the questions, what do we mean by "freedom" and "how do we get it?  
Convocation #096: Community Council SpechesConvocation Tape #96: Community Council Community Council speeches delivered 19 March 1981. 
Convocation #097A and 97B: Kuhn, Maggie, 1981Convocation Tapes #97A and #97B wave sound Maggie Kuhn speaks upon "Growing Old In America," at Convocation on 23  March 1981. 
Convocation #099: Evans, Robert Mayer, 1981Convocation Tape #99: Evans Broadcasting journalist, Robert Mayer Evans, ends the 1981 Artist Lecture Series by speaking in Convocation on 15 April 1981.  The title of his lecture is, "The Politics of Oil." 
Convocation #105: Baird, Arthur, "Bible in Electric Age"MU2014/76 Dr. J. Arthur Baird presents Convocation #105, "Bible in this Electric Age," on 21 September 1981. 
Convocation #106: Driftwood, JimmyMU2014/77 wave sound Jimmy Driftwood presents Convocation #106 on 28 September 1981. 
Convocation #107: Escott, Stan, 1981Convocation Tape 107: Escott Stan Escott leads Convocation on 5 October 1981. Several individuals express what an education from Manchester College means to them. The title appears to be, "Clarifying Values in a College Community."  
Convocation #112: Tucker, Len "Reconciliation and Justice..."MU2014/78 Convocation #112 by Lem Tucker, who talks on "Reconciliation and Justice in the Church."  Mr. Tucker is part of the "Focus on Faith" campus observance. 
Convocation #113: Raimondi, Father Cosmos, "El Salvador"MU2014/79 waver sound Father Cosmos Raimondi speaks at Convocation #113 on 30  November 1981. His topic is El Salvador. 
Convocation #114: Knechel, Robert, ChristmasMU2014/80 wave sound 

Campus Pastor, Robert Knechel, Jr. leads the Manchester College Christmas program on 7 December 1981.

Convocation #115: Helman, President, Opening Convo 1982MU2014/81 wave sound President A. Blair Helman opens the Convocation series with an address on 8 February 1982.  Robert Knechel, Jr. serves as minister. 
Convocation #116: Carter, JaredMU2014/83 wave sound Indiana poet, Jared Carter, author of "Work, for the Night is Coming," makes a presentation in Convocation on 15 February 1982. 
Convocation #119: Stevens, Leigh HowardMU2014/84 wave sound Musician Leigh Howard Stevens performs in Convocation on 1 March 1982. 
Convocation #120: Dushkin, Dr. RonaldMU2014/85 wave sound Dr. Donald Dushkin presents, "Fully Healthy/Fully Alive," in Convocation on 8 March 1982. 
Convocation #121: Community CouncilMU2014/86 wave sound Community Council election speeches during Convocation on 11 March 1982. 
Convocation #123: Bielesiak, "Poland in Crisis," 1982Convocation #123: Jack Bielasiak,1982 Dr. Jack Bielasiak delivers an address, "Poland in Crisis," on 29 March 1982.  At this time he was Assistant Professor of Political Science at Indiana University.  Born in Poland, he lived there through his teenage years and then came to the United States with his family. 
Convocation #124: Viehweg, StephenMU2014/87 wave sound Stephen Viehweg presents a Senior Series Convocation on 5 April 1982. 
Convocation #128: Teegarden, MattMU2014/88 wave sound Matt Teegarden presents a Senior Series Convocation on 3 May 1982. 
Convocation #129: Statler, AmyMU2014/89 wave sound Amy Statler presents a music oriented Senior Series Convocation on 10 May 1982. 
Convocation #130: Helman, A. BlairMU2014/90 wave sound President A. Blair Helman speaks during Opening Convocation 1 September 1982. 
Convocation #131: Bartlette, Dr. DonMU2014/91 wave sound Dr. Don Bartlette presents Convocation on 6 September 1982. 
Convocation #133: Keller, LisaMU2014/92 wave sound Lisa Keller presents a Senior Series Convocation on 20 September 1982. 
Convocation #137: Barr, JohnMU2014/93 wave sound John Barr presents an organ recital in Convocation on 8 November 1982. 
Convocation #139: Dramatic ReadingMU2014/94 wave sound 

A dramatic reading of "The Gospel According to St. John," is presented during Convocation 18 November 1982.

Convocation #140 Clarke, JamesMU2014/95 wave sound Jim Clark presents a Senior Series Convocation on 19 November 1982. 
Convocation #141: Christmas ConvocationMU2014/96 wave sound Christmas Convocation is presented on 6 December 1982.  Robert Knechel, Jr. is campus pastor. 
Convocation #142: Moscowitz, RaymondMU2014/97 wave sound Raymond Moscowitz, former instructor of journalism at Manchester College, presents a Convocation on 31 January 1983, "A Tiny Flame For World Peace." 
Convocation #143: McFadden, Dr. Wilbur, "The Last Epidemic"Convocation #143: McFadden, Wilbur The tape is labeled so that the listener expects to hear a presentation by Dr. Wilbur McFadden, 7 February 1983, "The Last Epidemic."   However, there are several presenters and Dr. McFadden is not identified (but he might be if someone listens to the entire recording).  A presenter gives a physical description of what happens during nuclear war.  He uses San Francisco as an example and projects what would happen if the city suffered a nuclear strike. 
Convocation #147A: Crovello, TheoMU2014/98 wave sound Dr. Theo Crovello presents Convocation on 7 March 1983, "Computer Technology and the Teaching of Values." 
Convocation #148: Opening Convocation by HelmanMU2015/71 President A. Blair Helman presents Opening Convocation on 31 August 1983. 
Convocation #149: Barber, JohnMU2015/54 Dr. John Barber presents "Community and Conflict," at the 5 September 1983 Convocation. 
Convocation #150: Klein, Gerda WeissmanMU2015/147 

Gerda Weissman Klein speaks on the topic of "The Holocaust and Renewal," in Convocation on 12 September 1983.

Convocation #151: Bernstein, Thomas P.MU2015/146 Convocation #151 is presented by Thomas P. Bernstein on the topic of "Marxism in China," on 29 September 1983. 
Convocation #152: Bredow, Wilfried vonMU2015/145 wave sound Fulbright Scholar in Exchange, Dr. Wilfried von Bredow, presents, "A European View on the Current Debates in International Politics," in Convocation on 3 October 1983. 
Convocation #153: Arlinghaus, EdMU2014/144 Introduced by President A. Blair Helman, Dr. Ed Arlinghaus speaks on "The Future of Health Care in America," on 3 October 1983. 
Convocation #155: Hasse, JohnMU2015/74 Dr. John Hasse presents Convocation on 24 October 1983, "Back Home Again in Indiana," in which he speaks about Indiana Ragtime music and plays Ragtime songs. 
Convocation #157: McCracken, PaulMU2015/72 Dr. Paul McCracken presents, "Economics and Public Policy," during Convocation on 7 November 1983. 
Convocation #158: Reid, Dr. SteveMU2015/73 Dr. Steven Reid presents Convocation on 14 November 1983, "Faith and Courage in a Post-Industrial World." 
Convocation #159: Halasz, MaryMU2015/56 Senior Series presentation by Mary Halasz on 21 November 1983. 
Convocation #160: Keller, DeeMU2015/66 

Professor Dorothy Keller presents the 28 November 1983 Convocation as part of the Faculty Convocation Series.

Convocation #161: ChristmasMU2015/67 Christmas Convocation with Advent Celebration by Tim McElwee presented on 5 December 1983/ 
Convocation #162: Helman, A. BlairMU2015/65 

Manchester's president A. Blair Helman presents the opening Convocation on 30 January 1984.

Convocation #164 Faculty Series:Caldwell, CarlMU2015/64 In this Convocation "Faculty Series," Dr. Carl Caldwell makes a presentation on 20 February 1984. 
Convocation #165: Morrison, EleanorMU2015/63 Rev. Eleanor S. Morrison presents Convocation on 27 February 1984, "Sexuality, Faith and Values." 
Convocation #167: Richards, HowardMU2015/80 Dr. Howard Richards presents, "Nonviolent Economics,"  during Convocation on 12 March 1984. 
Convocation #168: Bennett, LeroneConvocation #168: Bennett, Lerone, 1984 At the time of the address on 26 March 1984, Lerone Bennett was the Senior Editor of "Ebony" magazine.  He was here because the Eby family ordered him to come to the College that day.  This reference is in regard to Kermit Eby Senior, and Kermit Eby, Jr.  He knows of the marvelous work that the Church of the Brethren has done in the area of peace and social justice and in trying to make sure that there is a world tomorrow. He will speak on black history and the multicultural educational challenges of the 1980's.  
Convocation #169: Stapleton, Dr.MU2015/79 Dr. Stapleton presents Convocation on 9 April 1984, "The Myths of Technology: Historical Perspectives." 
Convocation #170 A: Brown, Robert McAfeeMU2015/75 Convocation #170A is presented by Dr. Robert McAfee Brown on 30 April 1984, "But What About the Russians?" 
Convocation #170: Helman, A. BlairMU2015/55 Opening Convocation 5 September 1984 with Manchester University President, A. Blair Helman. 
Convocation #171: Haffner, TerryMU2015/76 Terry Haffner presents Convocation on 10 September 1984, "More Than Show and Tell" focusing on handicaps and disabilities. 
Convocation #173: Asher, Dr. H.MU2015/57 Dr. H. Asher presents, "The Mass Media and the Presidential Selection Process," in Convocation on 17 September 1984. 
Convocation #177: Bowman, ClayMU2015/58 Clay Bowman presents a Senior Series Convocation on 15 October 1984. 
Convocation #178: Fountain Square FoolsMU2015/59 "The Fountain Square Fools" make a presentation to Convocation on 22 October 1984. 
Convocation #179: Brethren Colleges AbroadMU2015/78 Brethren Colleges Abroad students present Convocation on 29 October 1984, "How to See Europe and Get an Education Too." 
Convocation #180: Gerzon, MarkMU2015/68 Mark Gerzon presents Convocation on 5 November 1984, "Neither Warrior nor Pacifist." 
Convocation #181: May, MelanieMU2015/62 Melanie May addresses Convocation on 11 may 1984, "Christian Unity: Women, Men and the Bible." 
Convocation #183: Keller JohnMU2015/77 John Keller presents his Senior Series Convocation on 26 November 1984. 
Convocation #184: Boebel, CharlesMU2015/69 

Convocation on 3 December 1984  is presented by Professor Charles Boebel.  He focuses on "The Journalist as S. P.: Perspectives on the P. & S." 

Convocation #185: ChristmasMU2015/61 Christmas Convocation 10 December 1984 hosted by Tim McElwee. 
Convocation #186: Opening Convocation with HelmanMU2015/70 President A. Blair Helman presents Opening Convocation on 28 January 1985. 
Convocation #187: Wu, Wenzhong, "A Perspective on Life Within New China" Convocation #187: Wu, Wenzhong, 1985 Wenzhong Wu delivers the talk, "A Perspective on Life Within New China," on 4 February 1985.  At the time of the address Wu was a citizen of the People's Repulic of China was on a two year teaching exchange program. 
Convocation #188: Rankoe, Thandie, "Apartheid and the U. S. Role in South Africa"Convocation Tape #188 

Thandie Rankoe deliveres the address "Apartheid and the U.S. Role in South Africa," on 11 February 1985.  From South Africa, she and her family have fled the country.  Ms. Rankoe gives a woman's perspective to the issues of apartheid. 

Convocation #191: Deavel, Dr. Gary, "A Birthday Bouquest for Sebastian," 1985Convocation #191: Gary Deavel, 1985 A recital by Dr. Gary Deavel.  Not all pieces are by Bach, but the entire recital is in honor of Johann Sebastian Bach. 
Convocation #200: Harvey, ThomMU2015/118 Dr. Thom Harvey presents, "Some Notions about Creating Change," during Convocation on 30 September 1985. 
Convocation #201: On the Enjoyment of OperaMU2015/119 "On the Enjoyment of Opera," "A View from Germany," a recital given by Herr Doring and accompanist during Convocation on 7 October 1985. 
Convocation #202: Doug HallMU2015/120 President Helman introduces Dr. Doug Hall to present, "Stewardship: An Old Word, A New Challenge," as an extension of a conference on Stewardship and Brethren Values. This Convocation took place on 14 October 1985. 
Convocation #203: David BoothbyMU2015/121 The Rev. David Boothby presents, "To Feed or Not to Feed the Hungry," during Convocation on 21 October 1985 as part of "Focus on Faith Week." 
Convocation #206: ChristmasMU2015/122 Tim McElwee leads Christmas Convocation on 9 December 1985. 
Convocation #208: Senior Series - TrippMU2015/123 Alan Tripp presents his Senior Series Convocation on 10 February 1986. 
Convocation #210: Siders, RonMU2014/99 wave sound Ron Sider presents Convocation on 3 March 1986, "Would Jesus Kill Communists to Defend Democracy?" 
Convocation #211 A: Discussion DayMU2015/103a 

Discussion Day #1 was held on 10 March 1986.  Discussion centered around a film, "Bread and Life."  It appears as if this approaches the problem of population balance and food supply.

Convocation #211 B: Collins, JosephMU2015/103b 11 March 1986 Discussion Day presentation by Dr. Joseph Collins. 
Convocation #211 V: Discussion Day WorkshopsMU2015/103c Discussion Day #3, workshops on 10 March 1986 - World Hunger. 
Convocation #212: Planer, John and Traxler, JaninaMU2015/106 Professor John Planer and Professor Janina Traxler present a Faculty Series Convocation on 14 March 1986. 
Convocation #213: Senior Series - BishopMU2015/124 

Student, Becky Bishop, presents her Senior Series Convocation on 21 March 1986.

Convocation #215: JamesonMU2015/125 Dr. Penny Jameson, psychologist, presents, "Piecing Us Together: A Feminist Vision of Human Relationships,"during Convocation on 5 May 1986. 
Convocation #216: President RobinsonMU2015/126 

Manchester College President, Dr. William Robinson, presents Opening Convocation on 3 September 1986.

Convocation #217: Congressional DebateMU2015/127 Debate of candidates for the House of Representatives from the North Manchester, Indiana District. Butcher (Republican) Senator Jontz (Republican). This debate takes place during Convocation 8 September 1986. 
Convocation #236 A and BMU2015/117a,b 

Convocation #236 A and #236 B focus on AIDS.

Convocation #237: Klingler, CharlesMU2015/116 Manchester Professor, Dr. Charles Klingler, presents Convocation on 13 April 1987, "Things Fall Together: A Sabbatical Journal." 
Convocation #284: Cotton, Dorothy - Tribute to Dr. KingMU2015/105 Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., by Dorothy Cotton. 
Convocation #285: Robinson, PresidentMU2015/107 President Robinson presents "Opening Spring Convocation" on 6 February 1989. 
Convocation #289: Coffin, Dr. William Sloan, "Inaugurate Peace in 1989"Convocation Tape #289 wave sound 

In this 6 March 1989 presentation, Dr. William Sloane Coffin, Pres. of SANE/FREEZE speakes on , "Inaugurate Peace in 1989."

Convocation #290 A: Social Science Symposium Convocation - Sowles, MarciaMU2015/85 MC alumna, Marcia Sowles, presents, "The Evolution of the Public Interest Law" during a Social Science Symposium Convocation on 13 March 1989.   
Convocation #290 B: Chenault, Gehres, Mann, RixlerMU2015/86 "Law and Social Change" is the topic of a Social Science Division Centennial Symposium on the evening of 13 March 1989. Speakers include alumni, Myron Chenault, Dan Gehres, Pat Mann, and Barry Ritzler. 
Convocation #291: Student SenateMU2015/87 Student Senate electoral speeches are presented during Convocation 3 April 1989 as well as various programs initiated within the campus community.  
Convocation #293: Sherpa, Wangdi, Senior SeriesMU2015/88 Wangdi Sherpa presents his "Senior Series Convocation" on 17 April 1989.  The topic is "Nepal." 
Convocation #294: Caine, Virginia MDMU2015/89 Virginia Caine, M.D. presents, "An Approach to STDs" during Convocation on 24 April 1989. 
Convocation #295: Baldwin, FerneMU2015/90 Alumna and MU professor, Ferne Baldwin, presents, "Manchester at One Hundred Years, Illustrations of Manchester's Story." 
Convocation #296: Glassford, Barb - Senior Series MU2015/91 Barb Glassford presents a Senior Series Convocation on 8 May 1989. 
Convocation #297: Robinson, President WilliamMU2015/92 

Manchester's President William Robinson presents the Opening Convocation address on 30 August 1989.

Convocation #298: Lindeman, LeslieMU2015/96 Leslie Lindeman presents, "With Russia, From Love," in Convocation on 4 September 1989.  He focuses on the 1987 Soviet American Peace Walk. 
Convocation #299: ChinaMU2015/84 A gathering of individuals who have visited or lived in China, sharing their impressions of and experiences in China.  This Convocation took place on 11 September 1989 and is titled, "Changes in the Peoples Republic of China.". 
Convocation #300: Brown, CherieMU2015/93 Cherie R. Brown speaks on "Welcoming Diversity in Relationship'" during Convocation on 18 September 1989. 
Convocation #301: Arnett, RonaldMU2015/94 Dr. Ronald Arnett, MC alumnus and Manchester's Dean of Academic Affairs, presents Convocation on 25 September 1989, "Academic Issues for the 90's." 
Convocation #302: Smith, Todd - Senior SeriesMU2015/95 Todd Smith presents his "Senior Series" Convocation on 2 October 1989. 
Convocation #303: Hispanic HeritageMU2015/108 "Our Hispanic Heritage" is the topic of the 9 October 1989 Convocation. The Latin American Music Ensemble presents a program. 
Convocation #325: Ningkun, Wu 1990MU2014/19 

A video recording of Manchester College's opening Convocation 29 August, 1990, featuring Dr. Wu Ningkun.

Convocation #372: "Understanding Human Diversity," 1992MU2014/35 MP4 video Convocation #372, "Understanding Human Diversity" (16 March 1992) presented by Manchester College faculty and students. 
Convocation #431: Student Senate and Activities CouncilMU2015/109 The Manchester College Student Senate and Manchester Activities Council present Convocation on 11 April 1994, "Working for Manchester Students" featuring highlights of the academic year. 
Convocation #432: Hess, EarlMU2015/110 Dr. Earl Hess presents, "Ethics in the Marketplace," during Convocation on 18 April 1994. 
Convocation #433: Gustin, TomMU2015/81 MC alumnus and musician,Tom Gustin, presents Convocation on 25 April 1994, "Musical Heritage of Indiana." 
Convocation #434: Honors ConvocationMU2015/82 Closing Convocation for the 1993-1994 academic year was an "Honors Convocation" in which students were recognized and awarded. 
Convocation #435: Marden, ParkerMU2015/83 President, Dr. Parker Marden, addresses the Manchester College community during Opening Convocation on 31 August 1994. 
Convocation #442: Ningkun WuMU2016/32 Dr. Ningkun Wu presented Convocation on 31 October 1994 during International Week. 
Convocation #540: Cultural DiversityMU2015/111 Convocation 540 is titled, "Synergy from Others: Cultural Diversity on Campus."  It was presented 20 April 1998. 
Convocation #551: Peace StudiesMU2015/129 "A Celebration of 50 Years of Peace Studies at Manchester College," is presented during the 5 October 1998 Convocation. A synopsis of the lives of Andrew Cordier and Gladdys Muir is given.  Andrew Cordier's portrait is presented. Bob Johansen, MU alumnus, gives his perspectives of Peace Studies at MC. 
Convocation #579: A Century PastMU2015/112 Manchester College Faculty present Convoction #579 on 1 November 1999, "Reflections on a Century Past." 
Convocation #657: Remembering World War IIMU2017/92 

"Remembering World War II," was presented on 11 November 2002. Professor Katherine Tinsley gives an overview of "Armistice Day" and "Veterans Day," and intervies three MC alumni about their experiences during WWII; Gene Stone, Onita Johnson, Gilbert Weldy.

Convocation and Public Programs: PhotographsMU2017/95 

Photographs of Convocation and Public Programs sponsored by Manchester College (identified by speaker/performer and/or year).

Convocation and Public Programs: PhotographsMU2017/98 

Photographs of Convocation and Public Programs sponsored by Manchester College (identified by speaker/performer and/or year).

Convocation List 1968 - 2008: RecordingsConvocation List of Recordings 

A listing of Convocation cassette tapes and recordings.  Some of these recordings have been digitized but this list does not reflect this information . 

Convocation: Mow, Anna, Circa 1974MC2011/42 

Dr. Anna Mow graduated from Manchester Collage in 1918.  A Church of the Brethren icon, Anna speaks on "Spiritual Vitality and the American Family."

Cooking Class 1914MU2017/77 Postcard of a men's cooking class in 1914 with H. Spenser Minnich (Class of 1917) and G. B. Royer (Mount Morris 1919). 
Cordier, Andrew and Butterbaugh, Dorothy Cordier: Louise King Collection, Part 3MU2014/119 

The Collection of Louise (Cordier) King, daughter of Andrew Cordier and Louise (Butterbaugh) Cordier. Louise's photographs from "The Seven Year Itch," and personal family momentos, including recording of Andrew Cordier's memorial service in North Manchester, IN.

Cordier, Andrew W and Dorothy Butterbaugh: Collection of Louise KingMU2014/12 Louise King's collection of photographs and materials related to her father and mother, Andrew W. Cordier and Dorothy Butterbaugh Cordier. 
Cordier, Andrew: PhotographsMC2008/135 

Photograph of Andrew Cordier with President Truman.

Photos of Andrew Cordier, dressed in gown for commencement, dining with college officials, and as a Manchester College student.

Courses: Newspaper clippingsMU2017/68 

Clippings include but are not limited to:

1923? Dr. Charles Morris and O. W. Neher plan student trips to Chicago.

1953 - "Liberat Arts School puts Emphasis On Religion."

1960 - Independent and Honors Study Programs - Public Programs series offering more programs - Driver Training - Nutrition - Russian History.

1961 - Summer terms - College to utilize Airborne TV  - Income Tax course.

1963 -  Summer offeres courses in 8 areas - Home Economics Workshop - Saturday classes begin 26 January 1963.

1963 - "Education New Area Industry."

1973 - "College to Offer Two-year Degree Program in 1974."

1975 - Two New Teaching Licenses offered.

1976 - College offers a variety of summer workshops and courses - Modern Dance - Reading Workshop.

1973 - 1978 circa) - teacher education students experience the-instrument families.

1976 - Bicentennial art course.

1992 - Greg Shoup teaches seminar to design weather curriculums for teachers.

1992 - Summer video workshop.

1992 -Summer Joggercise.

1994 - New Modern Language Department.

1996 - Conflict Resolution seminar.

2000 - Social Work and Teacher Education program re-accredited.

2003 - Heritage Program at Koinonia  - MC celebrates its 115 year.

(undated ) Maximum 7 year accreditation of Teacher Education Program received  -

Cross Country and Track Collection: Brad YoderMU2018/106 Cross Country and Track and Field photographs, statistics, and information. 
Cross Country: Women's Photos 1982MU2017/48 Women's Cross Country pictures 1982: Phyllis Orpurt, Deb Kreps, Michelle Brewer.  
Cross County: PhotographsMC2012/41 Cross Country photographs of Manchester College students.  Some images are identified. 
Cunningham and Dolby Family: ResearchMU2017/55 Archivist Jeanine Wine's research on Mattie Cunningham Dolby and brother,  Joseph Cunningham, along with multigenerational research on their family of origin. 
Cyrille ArnouldMU2017/84 Cyrille Arnould and friend sunbathe in Winter. 
Dances: PostersMC2009/71, File Folder D: Dances 

1976 "Halloween Dance featuring The Three Traces."

1978 A.A.F.R.O. Club Presents, "Essence in Twilight," Semi-Formal.

circa 1985 Manchester College AAFRO Club and East Hall present "Take Your Sweetheart to Vegas."

1991 Presidential Ball, "The Future is Ours."

April 1993 Presidential Ball, "New Beginnings."

1992 Formal, "Sailing with the Night."

No year on poster: "Winter Wonderful's Semi Formal Dance, Featuring: Catch."

Davis, ErnestMU2018/27 

Obituary and brief biography of former Mount Morris College President, C. Ernest Davis.

Davisson, Homer G.MC2002/90 

3 Davisson paintings are currently in the archives/

A digital image of Homer Davisson is available. Inquire with Archivist.

A biographical piece about Homer Davisson is available.  Inquire with Archivist.

1998 revised location list of Davisson's paintings at Manchester College (MU2019/15).

2015 Peabody Collection auction booklet.

Dean's Student Scholarship SymposiumMC2003/317 

"MC Students Shine in Symposium," The Manchester Monitor, 26 March 2002, p.19.

An additional folder was added including materials found in the Archives stacks.  This is an assortment of information including an announcement of the first symposium on 9 April 1999, newspaper clippings, programs, a 2004 symposium checklist, behind-the-scenes material for the 2004 symposium, promotional posters, etc.

Deavel, Gary: This Green Morning, RecordingMC2010/199a,b 

Recording of  the Manchester Symphony Orchestra, MC's A Cappella Choir and Gary Deavel on 5 November 1989, featuring the premier performance of Deavel's "This Green Morning."

Deavel: Manchester VariationsMC2011/139 Musical score composed by Dr. Gary Deavel for Robert Jones and the Manchester Symphony Orchestra. 
Deeter, Al: Personal CollectionMU2018/55 Box 1 Personal correspondence, ministerial and CPS documents, papers written while a student at Bethany Biblical Seminary and at Princeton, studies in Anabaptist Theology, Princeton dissertation correspondence, early Environmental Studies grant materials, Christian College Day presentations,  negatives, slides, photographs, and Bridgewater College's diploma granting Allen Deeter the degree of Doctor of Humane Letters Honoris Causa
Deeter, Allen: Ethnographic Art CollectionMU2016/16 

Ethnographic art collected by Allen Deeter, Professor of Religion and Philosophy at Manchester College.

Deeter, Allen: Peace Studies Institute BulletinMC2004/153 

Peace Studies Institute Bulletin

Correspondence, articles, items for possible inclusion in PSI Bulletin, book reviews, and a list of Bulletin dedications from 1971 through 1983.

Deeter, Allen: Personal CollectionMU2018/55 Box 2 

Correspondence, 1958 -1978 including but not limited to: Gladdys Muir's retirement, Peace Studies News-Letters from Gladdys Muir with handwritten notes, Memo from MC Treasurer regarding Gladdys Muir's library and retirement matters, the effect that a resignation would have on the Peace Studies program, Deeter's doctoral thesis, Conflict Resolution proposal, discussions with Professor William Schuhle, Ken Brown, Grady Snyder, Donald E. Miller, Dale Aukerman, and Linda Rehfeldt.

Materials related to: Council for Intercultural Studies and Programs, Fellowship of Reconciliation, Environmental Studies at Manchester, Brethren Volunteer Service, India 1973, 1978, India Delegation, 1975-1976, On Earth Peace, Testimony to Senate Subcommittee on Education - United States Peace Academy, On Earth Peace Academy, 1975-1976, World Without War Council, 1976. Deeter syllabi, papers, and Brethren Heritage materials.

Diploma Release FormMC General File: Diploma Release A diploma release form that was to be completed and returned to the Registrar's Office. 
Discussion DaySmall Box 16 Discussion Day materials from 1965 "Zith Day" until the present, including a brief history, topic suggestions, press releases, newspaper clippings, committee memos/arrangements, and two photographs.   
Diversity: Multicultural Affairs CollectionMU2013/77 

Materials reflecting the past of the Office of Multicultural Affairs and the intercultural Center.  They show the circumstances in which the AAFRO House was created and its evolution into the intercultural Center and developing Office of Multicultural Affairs.

Diversity: Multicultural Affairs ProgramLarge Box 114 

A brochure describing The Multicultural Affairs Program that was designed to offer American ethnic minority and international students an enriched social, cultural and educational experience.

Diversity: Multicultural Affairs, Arrival of Nigerian Student, 1977Large Box #114 Arrangements for the arrival of a student from Nigeria, 1977. 
Donald E. and Olive Kessler Collection: Liberian MaterialsMC2008/196 

Artifacts and books from Donald and Olive Kessler's work in Liberia.

Drama and Music Performance: Strode, Scott, Theater and Children's TheaterMC2009/90a,b,c,d,e,f,g Scott Strode Collection: Theater and Children's Theater Collection including the "History of Play Production at Manchester College," including posters, programs, production files, VHS tapes and DVDs of productions.  
Drama: ScriptMC2007/66 Handwritten script from early production. 
Earth Day: PosterMC2009/71, File Folder MC2009/71-E: Events on Campus 

Poster for Earth Day, "Go Plant a Tree!!!, Earthday Celebration 20 years."

East Hall Stunts 1993: PhotographMC2010/158 

Theresa Onderko, Becky Freel and Denise Sadja in photograph taken in East Hall.  

Easter in the ClassroomMC2006/31: He is Risen, Amen Picture #22, blackboard.  "Happy Easter He is Risen, Amen" Photo of black board, perhaps from Professor Rieman's class? This is part of a larger collection MC2006/31.  Professor T. Wayne Rieman had a reputation for bold statements such as this.  The picture might have come from one of his classrooms. 
Eberly, WilliamMC2007/25 William Eberly: "The Story of the Natural Sciences at Manchester College," original manuscript and digitized illustrations. 
Eberly, William: Personal Library and Professional MaterialMU2018/66 

Materials from William Eberly's collection related to Bill's professional career and personal library. Eloise Eberly's College Woman's Club directories. Letter to Eloise from Bill's January Term trip West (circa 1976) and related snapshots. Notebook documenting Bill's participation in the "Citizen Ambassador Program (China)." Programs: Groundbreaking Celebration for the MC Recital Hall (March 2004) - Dedication of the Norman and Grace Wine Recital Hall (October 2004) - Celebrating the Marden Years (2005). 1889 Scholarship granted to Samuel Miller. Charles Lekrone's reflections on President Howe and early North Manchester College, including classrooms in future Ikenberry home. The history of Tall Oaks. "Environmental Education, The Big Picture," by Eberly (1991). Video of the dedication of Koinonia, 21 April 1990.

Ebey, Adam: Student at Mount Morris CollegeMC2004/721 

Adam Ebey Collection: Collection of grade reports, Sunday School certificates, and other material documenting Adam Ebey's time at Mount Morris and Manchester Colleges.

Ebey, Alice King DiariesMC2006/36 Diaries relating stories of Alice's life and missionary work in India. 
Ebey, Dorothy Helen: Doctoral DissertationMU2012/68 

An alumna of Manchester College, Dorothy Helen Ebey (Class of 1937), submitted the dissertation, "Music Therapy for Children With Cerebral Palsy at the Ruth Lodge Residential School, Chicago, Illinois," for partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Doctor of Music Education degree, Chicago Musical College, in August of 1955.

Echoes, by Patsy La VarMC2012/2 "Echoes," a book of poetry by Manchester College Student, Dorotha Mae Crowl Yoder (Patsy La Var). 
Economics Course on TelevisionMC General File: Television Course An article citing Manchester College as one of more than 400 colleges and Unitersities in the U.S. that will offer credit for a television course, "The American Economy."   
Education Department: Classroom Observation 1908, Photograph MU2012/75 Future educators observe children and their instructor in a classroom (first floor of  Library "Reading Room"). 
Education Department: Indiana State Teachers' Licenses - Historical CollectionMC2012/86 A variety of types of Indiana State Teachers' licenses that belonged to various individuals.  Dates range from 1881 - 1990. 
Education: Professional Programs DivisionLarge Boxes 42, 43, 44, 45 Education/Professional Programs Division 1, 2, 3, 4. 
Educator's Who's Who: Top TeachersMU2017/61 There is a select group of American teachers listed in "Who's Who Among America's Teachers (3rd edition)," and  three are from Manchester College: Steve Naragon, Jo Young Switzer, and Janina Traxler (1994). 
Eicher, David: Organ RecitalMU2018/100 Recording of David Eicher's organ recital that took place in Cordier Auditorium on 6 May 1990. 
Eikenberry and Wagoner: Family BibleMU2015/13 Bible containing the family register of Eikenberry and Wagoner (Wagner) families.  Also mentioned is Nancy Miller and Mary Clingenpeel. 
Eiler, David: SyllabiLarge Box 78 Syllabi and course material for the classes of Professor David Eiler. 
Elgin Kintner CollectionMC2004/394 Elgin Kintner Collection - deaccessioned 2005.  
Enemy: OvertureMU2017/76 Music for "The Enemy," by R. Wilford, published 1926. 
Entertainers: 1984 TourMU2018/80 Negatives and scanned images from "The Entertainers 1984 January Tour of Florida. 
Entrepreneurship: Symposium and EndowmentMCGeneral File: Entrepreneurship 

1997 Entrepreneurial Symposium packet.

2003 article - endowment from the estate of Mark Johnston, MC Class of 1968.

Espeset, RickFaculty/Staff Boxes: Espeset, Rick 

Material related to Rick Espeset.


See also: Photo of Rick Espeset Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph Collection MC2004/729.

Event PhotographsMU2018/62 David Waas and Dick Harshbarger are included in pictures of at least three events taking place on Manchester's campus (circa late 1960's?).  
Experts ListMC2009/71: Folder MC2009/71-V: Various  

Folder MC2009/71-V: Various - Poster for "Beat the Deadline."  Receive information from Manchester College faculty about many topics.

Faculty and Staff, A-Z: PhotographsMC2003/225 

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 Grade BooksLarge Box 142 Grade books belonging to professors, Reed, Stutsman Wampler, Holsinger, Reber, Shultz, Eikenberry, and Della Lehman. 
Faculty Index CardsMC2007/41 Index cards including various facts, figures and photographs of Manchester College faculty and staff. 
Faculty ManualsMC2007/29 

Collection of Faculty Manuals.

Faculty Meeting Minutes MC2006/7  

Various sets of faculty meeting minutes dating from the incorporation of Manchester College in 1895 onwards towards the present.

Faculty Meeting Minutes: April 2007 - May 2008Faculty Minutes File Drawers - Vault Faculty Business Meeting Minutes 13 April 2007 through 9 May 2008. 
Faculty Meeting Minutes: May 2008Faculty Meeting Minutes File Drawers - Vault Faculty Meeting agenda for 15 May 2008.  Included is a General Education proposal, the institution of a Skills System for studends(WOQ = written, oral and quantative skills) as well as proposed revisions to the Faculty Manual. 
Faculty Meeting Minutes: November 1952 and Agenda for February 1989Faculty Meeting Minutes File Drawers - Vault 

Faculty Meeting Minutes:  19 November 1952.

Agenda for Faculty Meeting 14 February 1989.

Faculty Photograph CollectionTwo Large Boxes: Photo Shelves 

Photographs of faculty.  This is a large list of faculty and a large collection of pictures.

Faculty Retirement Dinner, 1992: VideoMU2018/113 

"A+" Faculty Retirement Dinner, 16 May 1992, a video.

Faculty/Staff PhotographsPhotograph Box 142 Many faculty and staff photographs from the beginning of the 1900's forward. 
Faculty/Staff: PhotographsPhoto Boxes 138, 142, 154, 155, 166,* 167,* 165, 167, 179 

Photos of many faculty and staff. 

*Note:  Boxes 166 a, b, c, 167 and Box 138 have been combined into two large boxes in the photo shelves. Faculty and staff are stored in alphabetical order. 

Faculty/Staff: Photographs and ImagesLarge Faculty/Staff Photo Boxes, Unit #7, IS A collection of Faculty and Staff images of various media located in alphabetical order within 3 Large Boxes located on the Photography shelving unit #7.  When looking for a picture of faculty or staff member  - look here first. 
Fahs, Eldon Eugene Faculty/Staff Boxes: Fahs, Eldon Eugene 

Material regarding Eldon Eugene Fahs. Included is a bulletin for E. Fahs' memorial service.

Photographs - See 3 large Faculty/Staff photograph boxes, IS, Unit #7, in alphabetical order.

See also: Faculty/Staff A-Z; Manchester College Bulletin March 1977 p.8-9; July 1977 p.10; Oak Leaves 22 October 1964 p.1
Financial Affairs: ReportsLarge Box 154 

"Financial Report and "Report of Examination" for Manchester College - including but not limited to 1956, 1960, 1962, 1969, 1974-1975.

Financial Records of Manchester CollegeMC2007/137 

Financial records of the college, college classes, college student groups and organizations.

Annuity Funds.

Alice King Ebey: Handwritten record of income and expenses for the college including student/faculty/staff accounts.  Alice King is included, see: July 7, to December 12, 1898, Alice King 7/16/1898).

Clubs, societies and organizations: Account books for various clubs and organizations.  Aurora, College Quartet, Lincoln Adelphia Treasurer's Book, Philalethea Cash Books, Phronia Lethea, Physics (Sigma Pi Sigma), Rhetoria - Mathea or Mathea Rhetoria Society, Science Club, Service Fellowship, Sociology Club, Tau Kappa Alpha Journal of Finances, Y.M.C.A. records for 1930 - 1931, and Women's Glee Club receipt books. Deputation Work at Manchester College 1945 - 1946: Receipts, expenditures and reports by Bill Eberly.

Financial Records of Manchester College: Tuition and Student ReceiptsMC2007/137: Student Accounts, Financial Ledgers and receipts of tuition, typewriter and piano fees, lab fees, room and board fees to students from 1893  through at least 1942. This information is part of a much larger collection MC2007/137. 
Financial Records: Articles of Incorporation andLedger 1931-1941MU2015/34 

Manchester College General Ledger and ledger for the Manchester College Foundation and Holding Company, with records for 1931 - 1941.  Copy of articles of Incorporation.

Fish, Stanley: Discussion Day Presentation - VideoMU2014/34 MP4 video This Discussion Day rises out of issues stemming from 11 September 2001.  Professor Stanley Fish talks about first amendment issues and raises questions regarding "free speech."  
Fisher: Family BibleMU2015/6 Fisher Family Bible, printed in German (1828), stereotyped, J. Howe, Philadelphia, with handwritten notes in English referencing family births and deaths.  
Flory, Ezra: Personal Publications, Notes, BooksMU2013/144 

The first full-time General Secretary of the General Sunday School Board in the Church of the Brethren, Ezra Flory, minister, elder, and educator, was the father of MC alumnus, Paul Flory. Ezra Flory received his Master of Arts degree from Manchester College in 1918.

Flory, Paul: Degrees and CertificatesMU2013/87 A collection of some of the degrees and certificates conferred upon Paul Flory. 
Flory, Paul: Dr. Allan R. ShultzMU2012/36 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.   
Food Service: The Oaks, PhotographsMC2003/368 

Photographs pertaining to "The Oaks" in it's various locations through the decades.  History of the various locations ot "The Oaks."

Football 50 Year Reunion, 1990MU2018/91 The Manchester College 1940 Football team reunites for a 50 year reunion in 1990. 
Football: 1969-1970 ImagesMU2019/16 Images from the Manchester College vs. Olivet football game, first football game of the 1969-1970 academic year. 
Football: Digitized Footage of Football GamesMC2011/228 Link to the Finding Aid through the Accession Number for a listing of games and dates. 
Forney, Catherine: Illness and DeathMU2013/10 

One letter from 1925 from Walter Balsbaugh to Brother Ulry. It was sent with monetary gifts to help defray the expenses caused by the illness and death of Sister Catherine Forney.

Four Square World Record Attempt: MoviesMU2019/18 Movies of Manchester College's four square world record attempt on February 25 and 26, 2011. 18 
Freshman Orientation: 1990-1991MU2018/90 

A picture identified as "Part of freshmen orientation, 1990-1991." This is a Wabash Plain Dealer photograph.

Friermood, David: CollectionMU2016/15 

Materials collected by and related to David Friermood. Also, information on campus buildings and presidents. Retirement photographs of Friermood, Pat Weller, and Linda Richards.

Videos: Eel River Dam Removal, 2005 Alumni Honors Banquet, 2004 A Cappella Alumni Concert, 2004 Wine Recital Hall Dedication, 2004 Honors Convocation 2004.



Funderburg Library/Library:Periodical, Circulation,Accounting RecordsMU2015/152 Funderburg Library periodical holdings lists 1990 - 1996, circulation record books September 1945 -1947, 1947 - 1953, 1953 - 1959, 1959 - 1965, 1965 - 1975, Student-Reserve and Non-Reserve use and Faculty use of library 1943 - 1945, library accounting ledger for purchases 1940 - 1959. Circulation Statistics Records (1975 - 1997). Bibliography of Afro-American Materials, 1 October 1982. 
Funderburg Library: Business Cards and BookplatesLarge Box 80b - Library Business cards of some Funderburg Library faculty and staff along with a variety of bookplates dedicated to various individuals. 
Funderburg Library: Periodical Holdings ListsLarge Box 80b - Library Periodical Holdings Lists 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994-1995, 1999-2000, 2004-2005.  
Funderburg Library: PhotographsMC2003/115 

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.

Funderburg, Cyrus and Emma: PhotographMC2004/637  Photograph of Cyrus Funderburg.  
Funderburg, Cyrus: Picture with FamilyMU2017/53 A photograph of Cyrus Funderburg with daughter, Ruth, and a grandson, Frank, on the day Cyrus turned over $100,000 in checks to MC as a personal gift toward the library. One copy of the "Manchester College Bulletin," July, 1962 reporting on Cyrus and the donation.  
Funderburg, Cyrus: PoetryMC2007/176, 1-29 The original works of Cyrus Funderburg 
Funderburg, David: Family BibleMU2012/115 The bible of David Funderburg records significant dates in the life of David, his three wives, and his children. 
Fundraising by Decade/CampaignMU2013/98 

Advancement materials including but not limited to:

  • Funderburg Library funding correspondence.
  • Hall of Science funding soliciation and dedication ceremonies, 1960.
  • 2001 reports on additions and renovations to the Science Center.
  • Science Center Campaign - promotional materials, groundbreaking, and dedication ceremony, 2005.
  • Norman and Grace Wine Recital Hall Campaign - and dedication events.
  • Breaking ground for the Union.
  • PERC building project.
  • The Next Step Campaign: Science Center, Union, Winger Recital Hall.
  • 2010 -  2011 President's Report.
  • The Next Step Campaign Notebooks [2000 - 2003]: Science Center, Union, Winger Recital Hall.
  • Manchester College wraps up The Next Step! Campaign.
  • Manchester's March of Progress.
  • Step Up To The Future - The Centennial Campaign for Manchester College.
  • Focus on the Seventies [Phase I and II].
  • Oak Leaves article 17 March 1960 - Cordier pays Two-Day Visit, UN Executive To Address Community Sunday, Monday.


Fundraising by Decades/Campaigns: Newspaper ClippingsMU2017/66 

1963 Newspaper articles related to the "March of Progress."

2006 newspaper article related to "The Next Step! A Campaign to Strengthen Manchester College." 

Fundraising: Education Initiatives, PhonathonMC General File: Fundraising, Phonathon A page created for use in the "Education Initiatives" Phonathon.  It includes a list of Manchester College Gift Clubs and gift confirmation notices. 
Garber, Daniel: ArtistMC2002/117 

Lists of paintings, news articles, photos about artist, Daniel Garber.

Garber, JamesMU2017/9 

James Garber, article and photograph.  Co-recipient of the L. D. Ikenberry Award in 1960 and recipient of an Alumni Honor Award in 1985.

Garber, OraBrethren People File: Garber, Ora Information regarding Ora Garber, a Manchester College graduate, and editor at the Brethren Press, Elgin, Illinois. 
Garey, Doris: CollectionMU2017/11 Memorabilia, mementos from college days at Mount Holyoke, research and class materials, diaries, sewing sampler notebook, written papers and documents, John Bunyan book notes, travel slides and documentary of trip to Great Britain, belonging to Professor Doris Garey, who taught English at Manchester College from 1956-1972. 
Garner, Warren Collection: Felt Pillow Cover, Belt-buckle and 1950 Athletic PassMC2008/187a,b,c Warren Garner Collection. 
Garver, Earl S.MC2002/104h 

Earl Garver: Civilian Public Service, correspondence, speeches

Garver, Earl: BookMU2019/22Garver Book presented to Earl Garver by President Helman, "The Deanship of the Liberal Arts College." 
Get Away WeekendMC2009/71-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.
    Gilbert, Art: CollectionMU2018/44 The personal collection of Art Gilbert, 1953 alumnus and accounting professor at Manchester College, including materials related to Bethel Church of the Brethren, Milford, Indiana. 
    Gill, MicheleFaculty/Staff Boxes: Gill, Michele Material related to former head coach of the Manchester women's basketball team. 
    Goldwater, Barry: Contact PrintsMU2013/7 

    Contact prints from the visit Barry Goldwater made to Manchester College one week after Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke on campus 1 February 1968.

    Golf: Team Photo 1972MU2017/51 Men's Golf Team at Manchester College: Gary Goshert, Randy Olinger, Tom Walton, Andy Butterbaugh, and Ron Karn. 
    Gorden, WilliamAlumni Box 187: Gorden Information related to WIlliam Gorden as well as a copy of his article, "Buried Treasure," presented at the Indiana State Oratorical Contest at Saint Mary-if-the-Woods College, 13 February 1950. 
    Government, CommunityMC2009/18 

    Manchester College Community Government: Handwritten ledger for school year 1949 - 1950 through school year 1960 - 1961, listing income and expenses.

    Graduate and Continuing Education Council: Change in Faculty Manual Recommendation, 1989MC General File: Graduate and Continuing Education Council 23 March 1989 recommendation for change in the Faculty Manual that reflects the current status of the Graduate and Continuing Education Council  along with a recommended change.  Included are line-staff arrangements that would be altered upon approval. 
    Graduation 1983MU2016/34 Senator Mark Hatfield gives the address during Commencement 1983. 
    Graduation 1986: Baccalaureate and Commencement: VideoMU2013/50 

    Footage of 1986 Baccalaureate and Commencement exercises [MP4 file].

    Graduation 1987: Commencment VideoMU2013/51 Video footage of Manchester College Commencement, 1987 [MP4 file]. 
    Graduation 1990: Scanned NegativesMU2016/6 Images of alumni award recipients and baccalaureate and commencement exercises for graduation 1990. 
    Graduation 1991: Commencement VideoMU2013/52 Video of Manchester College Commencement, 1991 [MP4 file] and DVD. 
    Graduation 1992: Commencement VideoMU2014/20 VHS tape and MP4 digital file documenting Manchester College Commencement exercises 1992. Dr. Hyedima Bwala receives an honorary degree. 
    Graduation 1993MC2004/122 

    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.

    Graduation 1993: Baccalaureate and Commencement VideoMU2013/53 Video coverage of Manchester College Baccalaureate and Commencement exercises, 1993 [MP4 files]. 
    Graduation 1994: Baccalaurete and Commencement VideoMU2013/54,1-7 Edited and unedited video footage [MP4 files] of the 1994 Manchester College Baccalaureate and Commencement exercises. 
    Graduation 1995: Baccalaureate and Commencement VideoMU2013/55 Video footage of Manchester College Baccalaureate and Commencement exercises,1995 [MP4 File]. 
    Graduation 1996: Baccalaureate and Commencement VideoMU2013/56 Unedited video footage of Manchester College Baccalaureate and Commencement exercises 1996 [MP4 file]. 
    Graduation 1997: Baccalaureate VideoMU2013/57 

    Unedited video footage [MP4 file] of the Manchester College Baccalaureate service, 1997.

    Graduation 1998: Baccalaureate and Commencement VideoMU2013/58 Unedited video footage [MP4 file] of the Manchester College Baccalaureate and Commencement exercises, 1998. 
    Graduation 1999: Baccalaureate and Commencement Video MU2013/59 Video footage [MP4 file] of the Manchester College Baccalaureate and Commencement exercises, 1999. 
    Graduation 2001: Baccalaureate and Commencement VideoMU2013/60 Video footage [MP4 file] of the 2001 Manchester College Baccalaureate and Commencement exercises. 
    Graduation 2011MU2018/118a,b DVD and digital copies of Manchester College's 2011 Baccalaureate and Commencement exercises. 
    Graduation Procession: VideoMU2019/61c Video of a graduation procession at Manchester College, probably during the 1940's. 
    Graduation: Commencement PhotocopiesMC2010/24 Baccalaureate and Commencement: Photocopies of commencement and graduation photograph collection. 
    Graduation: Newspaper ClippingsMU2017/65 Newspaper clippings related to MC graduations:1963, 1992, 1993,2003,  2004. 
    Grandstaff, Paul and Mary: Photo Collection, 1971-1972MC2007/13 Grandstaff slide and photo collection including years 1971 and 1972. 
    Gratz, Robin, Organ RecitalMC2008/02 Robin Gratz, Faculty Recital, 8 September 1998. 
    Groninger, Joy: Publications and DesignMC2009/14  

    Personal and Assorted departmental files from Joy Groninger, Publications and Design.

    Gump: Family BibleMC2006/20 Thought to be a rare edition, this bible is described as being brought to America by Johann Georg Gumpp on September 18, 1732.  
    Hamer, O. StuartMU2018/68 Photograph of Professor O. Stuart Hamer, with colleagues, A. R. Eikenberry, and Alice Domer, Dean of Women. 
    Hartman, Ambassador: Russian IssuesMU2015/141 wave sound 

    Ambassador Hartman reports on challenges faced by Gorbachov, such as Christianity in Russia, during an assembly on 20 April 1988.

    Hawthorn Program: FilesMU2014/163 Dr. Onyegi's records of the Hawthorne Program (1999, 2000, 2001, 2002) – A Lilly funded grant designed to help prepare Hispanic and African American middle school (grades 6-8) students for college. Some records are confidential. 
    Heifer Project Incorporated, "Help Yourself," by Melissa BaynesMC2012/6 An article about Heifer Project Incorporated by Melissa Baynes.  
    Helman Hall and Patricia Kennedy Helman Lounge Dedication: VideoMU2013/72 

    9 October 1993 video of the dedication of A. Blair Helman Hall and the Patricia Kennedy Helman Lounge.

    Helman Tapes: Centennial Interview with Tim Jones 1988MC2011/64c 

    A Manchester College Centennial Interview with President Helman on 8 June 1988 by Timothy Jones.

    Helman Tapes: Centennial Interview with Tim Jones Part 1 and 2MC2011/64a,b,c Centennial interview with President A. Blair Helman by Tim Jones, May 1988 accessioned as MC20211/64a,b. The third interview is accessioned as MC2011/64C and was recorded on 8 June 1988. 
    Helman Tapes: Exit Interview 30 April 1986 MC2011/63 Student George Boudreau's interview with President A. Blair Helman on 30 April 1986. 
    Helman Tapes: Exit Interview with A. Blair and Patricia at Tall Oaks MC2011/66 Helman Tapes: A. Blair Helman and Patricia Helman are interviewed in Tall Oaks in 1986 by student, George Boudreau. 
    Helman, Patricia: Faculty FunMU2014/128 Program  from "An Evening at the Oak Branch," sponsored by Mrs. A. Blair Helman (Patricia Helman), faculty and staff presented delightfully hilarious performances (1982 production). 
    Helman: President's Memo FileMU2013/101 

    An assortment of memos including but not limited to; IRS regulations, the State of Indiana, telegram to President Richard Nixon, student behavior, tuition Remission, student appointments, standards of progress for Schools approved for veteran's training, lobbyist registration law, drug policy, alcohol.

    Higher Education: PerspectivesMU2014/160 Faculty-Student Conference on 'Perspectives in Higher Education,'" Manchester College, 1959 with comparative statistics for Classes of 1957, 1958, 1959 on the Graduate Record Examination. 
    Hiroshima: World Friendship Center, Leona Row Eller CollectionMC2011/195 

    Extensive collection of photographs, publications and memorabilia from the collection of Leona Row Eller from her participation in the World Friendship Center,  Hiroshima, Japan.

    History of Manchester College: Written MC2004/257: Written Histories Barnhart, Marjorie.  "Manchester College Starting to Build Campus-of-Future."  The News-Sentinel.  8 November 1947.

    Bavender, Christine.  "Manchester Born as a Seminary."  Wabash Plain Dealer.  2 May 1989.

    Ferne Baldwin's word-processed notes from The College Standard.

    "Manchester College."  Undated, unsigned document describing the history of the College.

    "Manchester College Begins 85th Year This September."  Unknown newspaper.  16 August 1973.

    "Manchester College Dates Back to 1860 in Roanoke."  Wabash Plain-Dealer & Times Star.  17 May 1941.

    Schwalm, V.F.  "Some Periods and Persons in the History of M.C."  Text of speech given by V. F. Schwalm during A. Blair Helman's tenure as president.

    Notecards with typewritten notes about College history.

    History: Manchester MemoriesMU2017/78 

    Professor David Waas interviews members of the College Women's Club regarding their memories of Manchester College.

    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?"

    History: Postcard, Dead Man's Hill, Argonne, 1918MC2009/136 History, Indiana and Local: Postcard: Dead Man's Hill, Captured by the 35th, 26 September 1918, Argonne.  
    Holl, Carl Waldo: PhotographsMC2004/223 

    Carl Holl photograph collection. *Some pictures deaccessioned and given to Carolyn Holl Leffel, sister of Carl W. Holl, Jr.

    Holl, Carl: BooksMU2019/22 Holl 

    A book with Carl Holl's name written on the interior, "College Organization and Administration,:" by Reeves and Russell.

    "Manchester College Bulletin, April 1927, bearing Carl W. Holl's name.

    Homecoming 1969: ImagesMU2018/82 

    Homecoming Queen, Joyce Malott, and escort, Dennis Steinhilber, are pictured in these images from Homecoming 1969, along with images of the football field and football fans.

    Homecoming 1975: Production PhotographsMU2018/76 

    Images from the 1975 Homecoming production of "Fiddler on the Roof."

    Homecoming: VideoMU2019/61d What is probably pre-1941 color film footage of Homecoming, marching band and football.  
    Honorary Degree: PhotographsMU2017/8e Anna Mow was an honorary degree recipient during graduation 1976.  Photograph of Anna Mow at dinner table with President Helman. 
    Honorary Degrees: Murray, Andrew, 1993MC2004/122: Murray Degree Photographs 

    Andrew Murray received an honorary degree from Manchester College in 1993.  See MC2004/122 for photographs from this event.

    Honors or Math Banquet: Photograph 1981-1982MU2017/8f Photograph of either the 1981-1982 Honors Banquet, or the Math Banquet? 
    Hoosier Conference for WomenMU2019/55 

    1 September 1986 certificate noting Scholar Athletes in the Hoosier Conference for Women (HCW).

    Hoover, Jacob and Hisey: Family BibleMU2015/12 German Bible printed in 1829 with the Jacob Hoover family register written between the Old and New Testaments. It appears as if Jacob had was briefly married to Elisabeth Ganse (29 January1826) and remarried to Susana Skidler in October of that same year. 
    Houser, Barbara: ImagesMU2015/21 Images from celebrating honoring Barb Houser (January 2005), "Come and take a Sentimental Journey."  Included are many faculty and staff pictures. 
    Housing: College PropertiesHousing: Small Box 34 1945 Minutes of the Board of Trustees listing property to be used exclusively for College purposes. 
    Howard, Oca: MC and Alumni MaterialsMU2015/51 

    Manchester College as experienced by Oca Howard, MC Class of 1932.  Also included are Alumni Association materials.

    HPI Living Gift Market: PosterMC2010/20h 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. 
    Humanities Core Three: Arts and IdeasLarge Box 131 Humanities Core Materials including Arts and Ideas.  This box needs description. 
    Humanities Division: Performances, "The Bartered BrideMC2004/710 Poster Advertising "The Bartered Bride," 1953.  This production of Smetana's Opera features, Ronald Walton, Thyra Neff, Ralph McFadden and Joe Ogden. Director, Clyde W. Holsinger.  
    Humanities: Cores and DivisionsLarge Boxes 72 through 78 

    Box 72, Humanities Core 1.

    Box 73, Humanities Core 2.

    Box 74, Humanities Core 3.

    Box 75, Humanities Division 1 - Communications.

    Box 76, Humanities Division 2 - Humanities and Religion.

    Box 77, Humanities Division 3 - Music, English, Foreign Language.

    Box 78, Humanities Division 4, Music.

    Ikenberry Hall Demolition: VideoMU2013/70 A video showing the preparation of ikenberry Hall for demolition, including interior and exterior shots.  Footage of the demolition of the brick house located west of Ikenberry on the corner of College Ave. and Wayne Street. Footage of the demolition of Ikenberry Hall. 
    Ikenberry Hall, Demolition and Construction of Helman Hall: VideoMU2013/71 A video continuing the story of the demolition of Ikenberry Hall (see MU2013/70).  Groundbreaking and dedication of the construction site of Helman Hall with President Robinson officiating. Footage of the construction of Helman Hall, 1992. Openhouse showcasing the interior of Helman Hall. 
    Ikenberry Hall: Alumni MemoriesMU2019/19 Video of alumni reminiscing about their experiences in Ikenberry Hall. 
    Independent StudyMU2013/116 A list of Independent Study papers kept while the materials were part of the Funderburg Library collection. 
    Indiana Commission for Higher EducationMU2017/93 1979 Annual Report of the Indiana Commission for Higher Education and questionnaire, "Indiana Needs and Higher Education." 
    Insurance: Manchester College and Manchester Civic Symphony SocietyMU2014/66 Insurance - Common Policy Declarations - 1991, 1992, 1993. 
    Insurance: Manchester College, Civic Symphony, Church of the BrethrenBC2014/7 Insurance policies from the Mutual Aid Association of the Church of the Brethren for Northern Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren properties [circa 1985 - 1992]. Also included is "Pastoral Counseling Professional Liability Insurance."  
    International Business Trip to Bangladesh: Education and Professional Programs DivisionMC2009/71 File Folder MC2009/71-V:Various International Business Trip to Bangladesh, 1982. Poster. See MC2009/71 File Folder MC2009/71-V:Various, including Admissions Material, parents' Weekend, Fundraising, Phonathon. Graphic Department.  
    International FairMU2013/77 folders #9 and #10 Newspaper clippings related to the 1998, 1999, and 2000 International Fair. 
    International Week: PostersMC2009/71-E  

    International Week Posters. File Folder MC2009/71-E, object number MC2009/71-E,n.

    Jackson, JesseMU2013/5 

    Contact prints and negatives recording Rev. Jesse Jackson's visit to Manchester College in the spring of 1969. Publicity picture of Rev. Jackson from the Office of Multicultural Affairs.

    Jackson, Jesse: For PresidentMU2019/62 1984 footage in which Jesse Jackson makes a run for U.S. President at the 1984 National Democratic Convention. 
    January Term: PostersFile Folder 2009/71-V: Various 

    January Term posters.  See MC2009/71 File Folder 2009/71-V: Various.  This file includes

    • January 1982, International Business Trip to Bangladesh, with Mohammed A. Haque, Dept. of Economics and Business.
    • January 1981, The Language and Literature of Ireland with Professor Rowan Daggett, Ph.D.
    Jarrett, JackMU2018/85 

    Photographs, newspaper clippings, and personal statements related to the career of Manchester College's coach, Jack Jarrett.

    Jobs and Positions for Graduates: Otho Winger AppealMU2017/39 In 1931 President Otho Winger makes an appeal to graduates and to potential employers to find positions for qualified alumni of Manchester College.  He develops a list of male and female candidates and cites their individual qualifications for teaching and other positions. 
    Johnston, Mark E: Small Business and Entrepreneurship ConferenceMU2014/55a,b MP4 video Video footage of the Mark E. Johnston Small Business and Entrepreneurship Conference at Manchester College, 11 June 2003. 
    Jones, DorothyBC2012/2 A travelogue probably written by Dorothy Jones, Administrative Assistant to M. R. Zigler, Director ot the European Program of the Berthren Service Commission.  This trip was taken by 5 women and Dorothy describes their excursion through various European cities and countries directly following WWII.  This is an interesting documentary of culture, food, place and custom. 
    Jones, Professor Robert: Structural Elements in Polyphonic MusicMC2011/104 Professor Robert Jones gives instruction on the topic of "Structural Elements in Polyphonic Music," 12 January 1971. 
    Justiniano Collection: Memorabilia 1950-1954MC2007/34 

    Myrtis Becker Justiniano 's (MC Class of 1954) collection of Manchester College memorabilia, including May Day 1953.

    Keller and Morton: PhotographsMU2018/75 Negatives and scanned images of Professor Dorothy Keller with student. 
    Kessler, Donald and Olive: Liberian Artifacts and BooksMC2008/196 

    Liberian art collection.

    Books related to Manchester College alumnus, Donald E. Kessler's, (Class of 1946), work in Liberia.




    See also: Kessler file in Museum Box - Archives Office
    King, Dr. Martin Luther: Signed LetterMU2012/74 

    A letter to Manchester College Professor, T. Wayne Rieman, signed by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., 21 December 1959.

    A letter to Professor T. Wayne Rieman dictated by Dr. King, but not personally signed by Dr. King, 16 June 1959.

    King, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther: Contact PrintsMU2013/6 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. 
    Kintner, Edward: Faculty/Staff CollectionMC2002/104L 

    Kintner Collection, including: “Introduction to Cytology,” Kintner's 1932 calendarClass Record Books, newspaper clippings (retirement, honors, scholarship, wedding anniversary), 1946 receipt for license to preach, Kinter's admittance to Manchester (March 1900).

    Kock, Jeff: Faculty/Staff Large Boxes: Kock, Jeff Article about Jeff Kock, golf coach (2004). 
    Koile, David: Orchestra Photograph 1929-1930MU2013/96 

    Photograph of David Koile and the Manchester Symphony Orchestra, as seen in the 1930 Aurora.

    Koinonia: Newspaper ArticlesMC General File: Koinonia 

    Articles about Koinonia:

    Taxidermist, Luke Hunt prepares mounts for scientific and educational purposes.

    Students at Manchester College work with the U.S. Fish and WIldlife Service to study waterfowl populations in reconstructed wetlands in Kosciusko County.

    Koinonia is recipient of the Kosciusko County Environmental Enhancement Award (1993).

    Kornegay, Jeri MU2017/87 

    "The News Journal" article about Jeri Kornegay, Manchester College's new (2002) Director of Media and Public Relations.

    Kurtz, Ruth Smith: CollectionMU2014/39 

    The collection of Manchester College alumna, Ruth Smith Kurtz, that includes a MC flyer containing an aerial photograph of campus and vicinity (1940) and College Woman's Club directories. Smith family history regarding relationship with the College.

    Ladies Chorus: 1898 PhotographMU2019/33 Photograph of the 1898 Ladies Chorus. 
    Lassa Fever: John Hamer, MD CollectionMU2016/2 

    Collection of articles, publications, letters, videos, and photographs dealing with Dr. Hamer's time in Nigeria, especially his connection with the discovery of the Lassa Fever Virus.

    Leachman: Assortment of MaterialsMU2017/80 James Leachman's alternative service and draft counseling materials during the Vietnam War (1970's). Refugee resettlement materials (1970's and 1980's). 
    Leckrone, Joyce: Kennedy CollectionMC2009/22 John F. Kennedy and Bobby Kennedy magazine and newspaper collection with a Christmas card reproduced from an original painting by Mrs. John F. Kennedy with a handwritten note to Joyce from "Gladdys."  This is presumably Gladdys Muir.  
    Likens, GeneMC2002/188 and MC2002/188b  

    Newspaper clippings, news releases, articles and other materials related to Dr. Gene E. Likens, Manchester College alumnus, graduating in 1957 with a degree in zoology.  He is known for being the first scientist in North America to discover acid rain.

    Lilly Endowment Workshop on the Liberal Arts Team ReportMC General File: Lilly Endowment, Liberal Arts Workshop, 1985 

    "Team Report by Manchester College," 7 July 1983 for The Lilly Endowment's Workshop on the Liberal Arts.

    Lilly Endowment: Gerontology and the Community of North ManchesterMC General File: Lilly Endowment, Gerontology 21 July 1998 announcement of a grant from Lilly Endowment to bolster the connections between the College, its gerontology program, and the Town of North Manchester's older citizens. 
    Lincoln, Adelphia: Treasurer's BookIIS North Shelving Unit on the South Side of the Shelves 

    Lincoln, Adelphia Treasurer's Book: 1939 - 40, Dean Farringer, Treasurer, through 1946 - 1947 (in one book).  1944 - 1945 - 1946 in one notebook.

    This is part of the larger collection MC2007/137 that contains the financial records of the college, college classes, college student groups and organizations.

    Local History: Indiana County Boundary ChangesMC2010/34 History, Indiana and Local: "Indiana County Boundary Changes, A Special Sampling From 'Outline Maps of Indiana Boundaries,'" Reprinted from Indiana Boundaries by George Peace and Nellie C. Armstrong. 
    Local History: Shively, BillMC2007/169 One laminated newspaper article by Rufus King reflecting the life and personality of Bill Shively.  
    Machester College: 1929 Group PhotographMU2014/140 Photograph of Manchester faculty, staff and students taken on 21 May 1929. 
    Manchester Activities Council: Banquet Poster, 1991MC2010/53: MAC Banquet 1991  

    Manchester Activities Council (MAC) poster: MAC banquet for Officers and new members, 1991 with yearly calendar of events. This poster is part of the larger collection MC2010/53.


    Manchester College 1993: VideoMU2013/67 Scenes from Manchester College during 1993, including Steve Alford, Jane Henney, and 1993 commencement exercises.  Faculty and students are interviewed.  Andy Murray receives an honorary degree during commencement. 
    Manchester College and Mount Morris College: Photograph Collection2004/454-457  

    Photos 1 - 72 : Manchester College Photographs.

    Photos 72 - 105: Identification of Locations and Buildings (72 - 77 are missing).

    Photos 106 - 189: Portraits and Uknown Affiliations.

    Photos 191 - 229: Mount Morris College Photographs .

    Manchester College and Mount Morris College: Photographs, Postcards, Assorted Materials, HistoryMC2005/3 

    Mt. Morris College Material: Student Body pictures [1907, 1908], approximately 150 postcard and postcard size photos, [1909-1912], other photos [1920's], baccalaureate address [1907], Mt. Morris College Students Guide [1927], and other publications and newspaper clippings. Photographs of the fire's devestation.

    Manchester College Material: Postcard, M.C. Mission Band [1917], snapshots of campus and people [1917-1929], Commencement Week Booklet [1925], Manchester College Bulletin, 4 (August, 1911):22, 7, and program, Manchester College A Capella Choir, n.d, Arthur Kennedy, Director, V. F. Schwalm, President. 

    Manchester College BulletinsShelving Units in Archives Office and Archives IS 

    Manchester College Bulletins, a publication of Manchester College.

    Manchester College Campus and Town of North Manchester: Postcards, circa 1910MC2009/135a,b,c,d 

    Two postcards, circa 1910, are of the College.   They are the same card showing a drawing of the four primarybuildings with two horse drawn carts on College Avenue.

    • MC2009/135a is addressed to Miss Lillian Haines, Warsaw, Indiana.  It has a 14 May 1910 postmark from North Manchester and also has a 1 cent stamp.
    • MC2009/135b is addressed to Miss Anna Beagle, Warsaw, Indiana with a postmark of March 1910 from North Manchester, along with a 1cent stamp.

    MC2009/135c - Vandalia Park, North Manchester, Indiana. 
    MC2009/135d - four college age girls around a desk.

    Manchester College Collection: Collected by Ferne BaldwinMU2013/155 

    Dr. William Robinson speaks at Pike Creek COB (1990), Centennial Celebration auction, Dagny Boebel offers Shakespeare course, David Eicher gives recital (1990), "The Glass Menagerie" (1990), “Good Health and Quality Health Care” workshop, IN State graduate degree to Robert Plummer, Mary Bombich and James Clark in "Hamlet," Dr. R. H. Miller officiates at Guthrie funeral service,Du Pont awards two grants (1963), Carol Stubbs in "Hamlet," Ed Johnston in "Fantasticks," Martha Smeltzer in "Hamlet," City schools employ MC graduates (report by Howard Book), MC appreciates community support (1995), "Oak Leaves" theft of papers and return (1975), Lynn Baker, Howard Sollenberger, A. Blair and Pat Helman, art shows, Public Programs, COB events on campus, new phone system, Charolotte Schutz Deavel, Doris Garey books, Deeter (Religion vs. Christian Tradition requirements), grade change policy (1996), Perry Graham/Peace Center, Nuclear Warfare, Men and Women's Soccer newspaper clippings.

    Manchester College Group Picture and Graduating Class: 1916MC2011/226 Photograph of the Manchester College faculty, student body and graduating class of 1916.  Dan West, as a non-graduating student, is standing in the back row. 
    Manchester College Photographs: circa 1926MU2018/28 Manchester College photographs from the collection of Lynn and Mary (Gilbert) Sheller who graduated with the MC Class of 1926: Fred Conkling, Otho Winger, May Day. 
    Manchester College, 1921MU2019/68 Printed advertisements showing pictures of faculty, staff, and students for Summer School 1921, and Fall Term 1921. 
    Manchester College, 1921: PhotographMU2019/67 Photograph taken during Summer School at Manchester College, 1921. 
    Manchester College: 1921 Group PictureMU2014/138 Group picture of faculty, staff and students at Manchester College, 1921. 
    Manchester College: 1922 Group PhotographMU2014/139 

    1922 group photograph of Manchester College faculty, staff and students.

    Manchester College: Contributions to a Better WorldMC2010/194 

    Letter to Timothy K. Jones of Manchester College by Robert S. Zigler, Washington, DC.  The letter starts:

    "Here's the stuff re MC and the contribution to a better world."

    A list cites Manchester College graduates that have been involved in Relief, Rehabilitation and/or Development.

    Manchester College: Eberly, WIlliam Collection: Manchester CollegeMC2011/221 

    Materials related to Manchester College including the diploma of Bill's father, John Eberly, Class of 1929. 

    Manchester College: Feature in Newspaper Supplement, 1993MU2013/45 One supplement to "The News Journal," 26 October 1993 featuring events at Manchester College. 
    Manchester College: Financial RecordsMC2007/13: July 7, to December 12, 1898 

    Financial records of the College from July 7, to December 12, 1898: Handwritten record of income and expenses. Alice King 7-16-1898, A. B. Ulrey 7-19-1898, Ladies Home, Brickwork, Plastering, Stamps, Gasoline, etc., part of the larger collection MC2007/13, Financial Records of Manchester College.

    Manchester College: Historical Movies MC2009/147a,b,c,d 

    Historical videos of 1934 Homecoming, 1934 May Day festivities, sports events, and graduation exercises 1939 and 1941.  Camp Mack Day circa that same era.

    Manchester College: Lease MU2014/129 Photocopy of article from the 10 March 1904 "Manchester Journal" announcing that Manchester College had been leased to four individuals. 
    Manchester College: MuseumMC2002/210 

    Manchester College Museum: Correspondence, committee minutes, budget.

    Expenses for the set-up of the "Museum."  Correspondence.  Ferne Baldwin, organizer. 

    Ethnographic art files: Zigler, Kessler, Moyer, Rupel.

    See also: Oak Leaves, 30 November 1944.

    Manchester College: Old PhotographMU2014/137 

    Little publicized picture of Manchester College campus before the joining of Bumgerdner Hall and the Bible school.  Featured is the "spoon holder" and original fountain.

    Manchester College: Photograph AlbumMC2007/39 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. 
    Manchester College: Property and RentalsMC2007/137: Annuity Funds, Real Estate, Rents, Ledger 

    Financial Records of Manchester College - a larger collection MC2007/137 that includes:

    • Annuity Funds, Real Estate, Rents, Ledger: 1931, 1937 - 1943, 1934 - June 30, 1944. Partially restricted.
    Manchester College: Seals, Stickers, Decals and NametagsMC2008/45 

    1.  One parial pack of gold seals.

    2.  Two Manchester College decals.

    3.  Gold stickers, "Manchester college 100 Years of Service."

    4.  Manchester College nametage (yellow on shimmery paper).

    5.  Manchester college nametags (gold on white).

    6.  One decal.

    Manchester Symphony Orchestra and Music Competitions: PostersMC2009/124 

    Manchester Symphony Orchestra poster assortment with some concerts in conjunction wtih the A Cappella Choir and featuring various soloists throughout the years as well as Student Competition Winners 1990, 1992, and Young Artist Competition Winners (1991, 1993, 1994).

    For more posters see: MC2010/20.

    Marden, Parker: "A Celebraton of His Presidency"MU2018/117 A video honoring the work of Parker Marden, who served Manchester College as President from 1994 - 2005. 
    Marden, Parker: BookMU2019/22 Marden Book belonging to President Parker Marden, "Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases." 
    Marken, Parker: Celebration of Presidency, DVDMC2006/11 Parker Marden: "A Celebration of His Presidency, 1994-2005," DVD-R by Manchester College. 
    Marketing Materials for AdmissionsMU2018/9 Admissions materials used for marketing Manchester College
    Master's Theses: ListMU2013/117 A list of Master's Theses from the Department of Education that includes student name, title, Department and date kept during the years that these papers were in the collection of Funderburg Library. 
    Math ClubsMC2007/15 Information about three clubs: Mathematics Club, Kappa Mu Epsilon and Chi Psi. 
    Mathea Rhetoria Society or Rhetoria - Mathea Society: RecordsMC2007/137: Mathea Rhetoria Society or Rhetoria - Mathea Society 

    Financial Records for Mathea Rhetoria Society or Rhetoria - Mathea Society. These records are part of a larger collection MC2007/137.

    Rhetoria - Mathea or Mathea Rhetoria Society: 1939 - 1944 (in one book).  1942 - 1943, receipts 1944 (in one composition book).

    Mathematics: Newspaper ArticlesMC General File: Mathematics Newspaper articles related to the Mathematics program at Manchester College.  Included are the 1972 Math Field Day, the 1978 Mathematics Field Day and the 1976 Math Day at Manchester College. 
    May Day 1961: ProgramMU2017/75 

    May Day 1961 schedule of events program featuring "Queen of the May - 1961," Miss Rosemary Blickenstaff, along with the musical production of "Oklahoma," directed by Professor Tom Roland.

    May Day Celebrations: 1930 - 1948MU2013/32 C Photographs of May Day celebrations spanning 1930 through 1948, along with Queens of the May and their Courts. 
    May Day Celebrations: of the 1920'sMU2013/32 B 

    Photographs of May Day celebrations, May Day Queens, and their Courts (1920 - 1929).

    May Day Celebrations: The 1950'sMU2013/32 D 

    Photographs of May Day celebrations, along with Queens and their Courts from the 1950's.

    May Day Celebrations: The 1960'sMU2013/32 E Photographs of May Day celebrations, May Queens and their Courts, from the 1960's. 
    May Day Celebrations: The 1970' s through 1993 MU2013/32 F Photographs of May Day celebrations, May Day Queens and their Courts from 1970 through 1993. 
    May Day: Homecoming, Valentine and May DayMU2013/32 A Photographs of 1943 and 1969 Valentine Queens and Court.  Pictures of Homecoming Queens and Courts for various years during the 1960's and 1970's.  Unidentifiable pictures from May Day celebrations circa 1920 and forward. 
    May Day: Photographs, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931MC2012/8 Splendid pictures of May Day Queens and their courts as well as floats and May Day activities including images of students in the river. 
    May Day: Production, 1933, PosterMC2009/71-E,a  "The Senior Class of Manchester College Presents 'Hotel Universe' in a two cast production."  This Senior May Day 1933 poster is part of the larger collection MC2009/71.  See MC2009/71 File Folder MC2009/71-E: Events on Campus, object number MC2009/71-E,a.  
    May Day: Queen and Court, Oak LeavestMU2012/7b - Folder #1 May Day Queen and Court photographed by Professor Hoff, circa the 1960's. 
    McGrath, EarlMU2015/101 

    Dr. Earl McGrath gives a presentation for the Indiana Office of Campus Ministry Consultation, 30 November 1978.

    McPherson, PaulFaculty/Staff Boxes: McPherson Materials regarding Coach Paul McPherson. In 1949 "Mac" became head football coach and assistant physical education instructor at Manchester College.  He also coached basketball, track, and baseball. 
    Men's Glee Club: Photograph, 1902 - 1903MC 2011/138 One photograph of the Men's Glee Club, 1902 - 1903. 
    Men's Glee Club: Photograph, circa 1903MC2011/136 

    Photo montage of Men's Glee Club. circa 1903.

    Men's Glee Club: Photograph, circa 1930MC2011/135 Men's Glee Club, photograph taken in New Lebanon, Ohio.  Walter Weck from New Lebanon, Ohio is in the picture as is Paul Halladay. 
    Messiah: MusicMU2016/22 "The Messiah, A Sacred Oratorio," composed in the year 1741 by G. F. Handel and edited, and the pianoforte accompaniment largely re-written, by Ebenezer Prout, copyright 1902 by Novello and Company, Limited. 
    Metzger, David: Family BibleMU2014/68 The David Metzger family Bible published in 1936, with registry of births. Included are clippings of articles: The death of Elder John Metzger by Sallie Cart, and Sketch of Elder S. S. Mohler by Enoch Eby. 
    Michigan City Church of the Brethren: RecordsBC2019/4 Materials related to Michigan City Church of the Brethren, including but not limited to: development, pension, payroll, tax statements, council discussions, financial and congregational records, membership certificates, baptism, congregational photos of 60th anniversary 1992. 
    Military: IraqMU2017/60 

    MC Offers Operation Connect (April 2003) - North Manchester residents welcome to use College computers o e-mail military stationed in Iraq or to "surf" the Internet for the latest war news.

    "MC Remembers Six Of Its Own Serving Wartime in Military (Iraq, May 2003) -

    Miller, E. C. and Lou: Wedding Party PhotographMU2013/92 

    Composite photograph of the wedding party of E. C. and Lou Miller.

    Miller, Ed and Martha: Collection of Programs and MemorabiliaMU2013/86 Handmade programs and memorabilia for MC clubs and organizations circa the 1950's. Photographs and identification of 1953 May Day Queen, Jean Childs Young and Court. Programs from Home Economics events (1950's). Oak Leaves issue announcing MC's Cherry Princess candidates. 1991 and 1992 issues of the Manchester College "Bulletin."  Photos from May Day 1956. Copy of "The Acorn," 25th year edition. 
    Miller, Edith Alice CollectionMC2008/208 

    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.

    Miller, John: Family BibleMU2014/69 This Bible, previously identified as the John Miller Family Bible, records the marriage and baptisms of Joseph Fike and Susannah Miller (1857). 
    Miller, Martha: Arthur Showalter AlbumMU2018/35 

    A collection of scanned excerpts from Arthur Showalter's  photograph album reflecting his Manchester College and Church of the Brethren experience from Fall 1925 through Spring 1928, including a trip to Annual Conference (Summer 1928).

    Miller, Martha: Poster CollectionMC2010/20 


    • "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.
    Miller, Robert Henry: Minister, Church of the BrethrenMC2009/87 

    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.

    Mindpower: 1983 Domino VideoMU2014/7 MP4 video 15 year old, Dr. Domino [Kurt Shady] , a sophomore from Muncie's Delta High School, uses 8,000 dominos during a Mindpower program at Manchester College, 5 October 1983. 
    Model United NationsMU2017/63 
    Newspaper articles announcing the "Model United Nations Assembly" at Manchester College for area high school students (1962). .
    Moore, Blanche HollingerAlumni Box 187: Moore, Blanche Hollinger Information about Blanche Ester Hollinger Moore, MC Class of 1930. 
    Morris, Charles: Photograph CollectionMC2008/36 
  • Photo of Dr. C. S. Morris, Physics Dpt., and student.
  • Photo of newly constructed Holl-Kintner Science building.
    Mother's Day: Newspaper ArticlesMC General File: Mother's Day 

    Newspaper articles about the Mother's Day programs presented at Manchester College.

    Mount Morris CollegeSmall Box 31 - Mt. Morris Metal Cabinet The early history and other items related to Mt. Morris College, Mount Morris, Illinois. 
    Mount Morris College (circa1916): Group Photograph with Railney and DolbyMU2014/134 Among the faculty, staff and students at Mount Morris College (circa 1916), Newton Dolby, husband of Mattie Cunningham Dolby, is pictured as engineer, and Mattie's friend, Nellie Rainey, is photographed while a student. 
    Mount Morris College and Academy: Graduation 1914MC2011/142 A segment of the Mount Morris Index, 4 June 1914 featuring baccalaureate and commencement exercises at Mount Morris College along with a photograph of faculty and a description of their individual summer plans. 
    Mount Morris College Students: Panoramic Photograph, 1929MC2011/184 This is a photograph taken at Mount Morris College in 1929.  The man, Moses Diehl, is identified.  
    Mount Morris College: 1924 Group PhotographMU2014/135 Group photograph from Mount Morris College (1924) probably picturing faculty, staff and students. 
    Mount Morris College: 1929 Group PhotographMU2014/136 1929 group photograph from Mount Morris College that probably pictures faculty, staff and students. 
    Mount Morris College: Athletic RecordsLarge Box 141 Athletic records for Mount Morris College. 
    Mount Morris College: Heisler Collection, Photographs of Alumni, 100th Anniversary, College Song, 1912 Fire, History, Old Folks HomeMC2004/540  

    Milly Heisler Collection including a history of Mount Morris College.  Picture of Mount Morris Old Folks Home. Photos of "pigtail day" and "tie day," as well as other interesting images.


    Mount Morris College: Permanent RecordsLarge Boxes 140 and 141 Permanent Records of Mount Morris College and Academy, Mt. Morris, Illinois. 
    Mount Morris College: PhotographsMU2015/45 A collection of photographs from Mount Morris College, Mt. Morris, Illinois. 
    Mount Morris College: PhotographsMU2015/46 Photographs from Mount Morris College, Illinois. 
    Mount Morris College:1880 Publicity Flyer and Association with Jane AddamsMC 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.

    Mount Morris Memorial Endowment Fund MU2015/44 

    Materials related to the Mount Morris Memorial Endowment Fund - held by General Education Board - Church of the Brethren.

    Mount Morris: Catalogues and GradesMU2018/42 

    Mount Morris catalogues and bulletins from 1879 (the first), forward through 1932 (incomplete). Teacher grade books (confidential)1910-1911-1912 forward - incomplete). Time Schedules and Pay Records for Desk Librarians - Daily Desk Service Record.

    Moyer, Faye: African and Mideast Artifacts CollectionLarge Box: Museum  Correspondence regarding the Faye Moyer African and Mideastern artifacts collection.  
    Muir, GladdysLarge Box 89 (Peace Studies 4): Muir, Gladdys 

    Correspondence, memorabilia and photographs pertaining to Gladdys Muir.

    Added from MU2019/15 Establishment of the Gladdys Muir Memorial Peace Studies

    Muir, Gladdys: Peace Collection, Peace Studies InstituteLarge Box #121 

    Promoting Enduring Peace Collection MC2004/383.

    Peace Studies Institute Committee Minutes MC2004/361.

    Gladdys Muir Papers: "The Place of Brethren Colleges...Peace Leadership" MC2004/282.

    Gladdys Muir Letter Collection MC2003/369.

    Peace Studies Institute Records MC2004/161.

    "War is Contrary to the Will of God," July 1941.

    Muir, Gladdys: The Ken Brown CollectionMU2013/122 Professor Ken Brown's collection of Gladdys Muir related materials. 
    Multicultural and International PhotographsMU2014/17 A variety of photographs documenting multicultural activities including the International Dinner, International Bazaar, College Vision Day, AAFRO House events, the Black Student Union, the Manchester College International Association, Hispanos Unidos, Brethren Colleges Abroad, special speakers, along with a wealth of  identified pictures of student participants. 
    Multicultural: Student ArrangementsLarge Box 114 

    Special arrangements for Nigerian student in need of assistance, 1977.

    Muncie Church of the Brethren: South Central Indiana DistrictOne Large Box Historical materials related to the Muncie Church of the Brethren. 
    Music and Choral: PhotographsMU2013/140 Pictures of music related classrooms as well as choral and instrumental groups spanning 1900 through the 1970's. 
    Music DepartmentMU2018/110 An assortment of materials from the Department of Music, including A Cappella Choir and "What is Man?" (1966) photographs. Slides of instructors and students within the Music Department. 
    Music, Choir, Recitals, Concerts: Newspaper Clippings, 1960's, 1970'sMC2007/230 

    A collection of newspaper clippings from the 1960's and 1970's related to music, choir, recitals and concerts at Manchester College.

    Music, Chorus, Bands, and Clubs: PhotographsMU2013/141a-l Photographs of choral groups, bands, and organizations on the Manchester College campus. 
    Music, Drama and Visiting Artistis: PostersMC2009/71 

    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. 

    Music, Theater, Public Programs: Program CollectionMU2019/72 Manchester programs from various Tri-Alpha, Symphony, A Cappella Choir, Choral Society and other special events. 
    Musicals: Oklahoma, 1961MC2012/44 Photographs from the production of "Oklahoma," May 1961. 
    Myer, James: Brethren PeopleBrethren People File: Myer, James 

    Photographs of Jim Myer and others taken in Petersime Chapel 1987-1988 at what appears to be a seminar or conference. 

    Copy of the publication, "Faith, Learning and Service: A Commitment Recalled," with a photograph of President Helman greeting James Myer and Robert Neff during the 1984 Church Leaders' Conference.



    Myers: Actress, Michaele Myers Collection. MC2009/156 

    Actress Michaele Myers Collection that includes personal books and pamphlets, as well as clippings, scripts, pictures and correspondence surrounding her acting career. 

    Native American Pottery Sherds: ArizonaMC2007/139 Native American relics - potsherds from Arizona pueblo and some (Miami) tool fragments found on the Manchester campus 
    Natural Science Division: Minutes of 5 November 1997MC2012/28 

    Minutes of the Natural Science Division, 5 November 1997.

    Natural Science: Alcohol PermitMU2016/40 1925 letter from the U. S. Industrial Alcohol Company, Manufacturers of Cologne Spirits and Alcohol, Pure and Denatured, 3652 Archer Avenue, Chicago, Illinois regarding expiration of Tax Free Alcohol permit. Notes from Faculty Meeting 1925 on verso. 
    Natural Sciences Division: Symposium, "Contemporary Problems in Biology," 1980Media Cabinet: Contemporary Problems in Biology, 1980 Original cassette tapes and  CDs of presentations made at the symposium, "Contemporary Problems in Biology," 1980.  
    Natural Sciences Division: Chemistry Symposium 1975MU2017/56 Correspondence in preparation for the 1975 Chemistry Symposium, along with the attendee registration list including names, addresses and affiliations. 
    Natural Sciences Division: Radio Station Collection from Barr, Francis H.MC2004/538  

    The first known radio communication from the Manchester College campus was through an unlicensed amateur [HAM]radio station privately operated by the Singer brothers in 1927.  Their endeavor was entirely different from and unrelated to the first Manchester College radio station [WMIB] built by Dwight Farringer in 1945.  Francis Barr provides objects from the Singer brothers' interest and gives physical information about the construction of WMIB.

    Natural Sciences Division: Science Club 1944 - 1948MC2007/137: Science Club Minutes and Records 1944 - 1948 Science Club Minutes and records 1944 - 1948.  These materials are part of the large collection, Financial Records of Manchester College MC2007/137. 
    Natural Sciences Division: Science Core, RecordsMC2002/243 

    Science Core Course materials.

    Science 1 Manual, 1971 Fall Term, Manchester College. 

    Biology 109, Principles of BIology II Laboratory Manual, Manchester College, Spring, 1995. 

    Natural Sciences Division: Science Symposium 20 April 1990 Media Cabinet: Science Symposium April 1990 

    Science Symposium 20 April 1990.   SVHS tapes copied to DVD-R in 2010, see Media Cabinet, IIS.

    Dr. Dale Oxender, "Impact of Biotechnology on Man's Environment." [dubbing master]

    Dr. Gene Likens, "State of the World's Ecosystem-Environmental Prospects for the 1990's." [SVHS original]

    Dr. Gene Likens, "State of the World's Ecosystem-Environmental Prospects for the 1990's." [dubbing master]

    Dr. David Miller, "Management of Low-Level Radiocactive Wastes." [SVHS original] (SLIDES)

    Dr. David Miller, "Management of Low-Level Radiocactive Wastes." [dubbing master] (SLIDES)

    Dr. Roger Dilling, "Global Warming-Physics of Phantasm? An Environmental Mandate for 'Mission to Planet Earth.'"  [SVHS dubbing Master]

    Dr. Richard Ringeisen, "Mathematical Sciences..." and Dr. Roger Dilling, "Global Warming..." [SVHS original SLIDES]

    See Media Cabinet, IIS.


    Neff, Ida Fields: Drama, Poor Richard, Photographs, circa 1920MC2010/30 

    One photograph of a scene from the play, "The Poor Richard,"  from the Ida Fields Neff Photograph Collection.


    Negatives from the 1977-1978 academic year: Artist Lecture series, library "Peace" woodcarving by Virgil Ledford (unveiling), Cross Country team, student groups, prank.

    1973-1974 (circa) Photos of Helman and Howard Book taken during financial campaign, Focus on the Seventies.

    Undated (circa 1977-1978) of old gym and students working with children. Old gym and students practicing for a performance.


    Negatives from circa the late 1960's and 1970's. More research is needed in order to more closely date the pictures which include: Football field, individual (Dan Taylor) and team football photos, theater, Women's Tennis, Homecoming (circa 1976), Coaches Claude Wolfe, James Gratz, Jack Jarrett, Bill Phillips (assistant coach), Basketball, Wrestling, and 1968 Track Team with pictures of Rob Gratz, Kent Stump, Kurt Stump, Dave Smith,  Craig Schneider, and Mike Wolfe.


    Images include: Individual portraits of Football players (circa 1976) -  Dr. Ed Miller presenting the the Carl Waldo Holl Scholarship - Football Coaches Jack Jarrett and Jim Gratz with assistant,  Bill Phillips - football game with fans - Images from a "Jesus" concert - Baseball pictures (Mark Frey and Jim Jenkins) - the Morris Observatory telescope (circa December 1973) - early to mid 1970's track and football players (including Dan Taylor) - Spring 1972 track photos with Pat Hollar and discus discus, Lindsey Grantham, and the Spring 1972 Track Team - pictures from 1975 Business class.

    Negatives: 1977-1978MU2019/1 Negatives from 1977 with images of football players, a student dance (probably from the Fall of 1977), and President Helman.   
    Negatives: 1994MU2018/86 Images circa Spring 1994. Pictured is an archer in a wheelchair, an individual processing envelopes, and professors Daggett, Harshbarger, and Kreps assisting students..  
    Negatives: Aurora 1969MU2018/58 Scanned images from negatives processed during January 1969 for the 1969 Aurora
    Negatives: ImagesMU2018/45 A variety of negatives and scanned images from the MC Publications Department. Pictures appear to illustrate the 1970's. Topics include: 1978 dedication of Cordier Auditorium with Andrew Young, accompanying reception in Tall Oaks, the 1978 alumni reunion, "Bus Stop" (May Day Play 1978), May Day trike and bike races, instrumental and music related photos, faculty/staff pictures, McFadden family pictures, athletic images including; Soccer, Frisbee, football, track and field, tennis. 
    Neher, O. W. Collection: Mount Morris CollegeMC2011/210 

     O. W. Neher served as Acting President at Mount Morris College following the presidency of Professor W. W. Peters and prior to that of C. Ernest Davies. His dates at Mount Morris spanned from 1924-1932.   When a fire forced Mount Morris to close its doors and merge with Manchester College, Neher came to Manchester and taught Biology from 1932-1954.

    For additional material regarding O. W. Neher, see: Manchester College Bulletin ,January 1977 p.10.  Faculty File in Vault containing confidential information.  The public segment of this file contains Neher's obituary, memorial service and remarks by President Helman, as well as Neher's sermon "Nature and God."

    Neher, Olive: Family VideoMU2019/61b Reel to reel film titled "Olive Neher" and contains what might be footage of family and friends circa the 1930's. 
    Neher, OscarMU2019/40 The Oscar Neher Mount Morris College and Manchester College Collection 
    New Beginnings: PeriodicalPeriodical Section: New Beginnings A collection of the periodical, "New Beginnings," a newsletter encouraging congregational renewal, growth, and development within the Church of the Brethren.  
    Newman, Paul: Contact PrintsMU2013/8 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. 
    News From Manchester CollegeMC2012/27 

    One newsletter, October - November 1998 that highlights the unveiling of a portrait of Andrew Cordier by artist, Noelle Knight, through the W. Earl Beyer Fund, as well as other articles of interest.

    News ReleasesLarge Boxes 133, 134, 135 

    Large Box 133: News Releases January 1961 through December 1964.

    Large Box 134: News Releases January 1968 through December 1970.

    Large Box 135: News Releases 1981 through December 1984.


    Newscast: 21 September 1994MU2013/62 Channel 15 newscast from 21 September 1994, featuring Manchester College as " A best value among Midwestern Colleges." 
    Newspapers: HistoricalMU2018/65 
    Newspapers from 1940's through 1970's.  Topics include: 1945, Japan wants to quit - 1974, Nixon resigns - 1974, President Ford settles in - 1974, Ford Seeks Vice-Presidency - 1974, Evel Knievel parachutes to safety - 1977, Indiana in deadly cold - 1978, "The Blizzard of 78" - 1978, Digging-out from Blizzard - 1978, "Begin Asking Sadat for Talks" - 1974, "President Steps Down" - 1942, "Remember Pearl Harbor" - 1941, Roosevelt orders fire on axis raiders - 1943, "Italy drops from war" - 1944, Invasion slashes into France  1944, Allies into France - 1945, "French Liberate Paris" - 1941 "War Declared on Japan" - 1945, "U.S. Aerial strike destroys Japanese planes and vessels - 1945, Launch into Reich - 1945, Soviets troops 55 Miles east of Greater Berlin -  1945, Truman President after Roosevelt's death - 1945, "Capital Bids Farewell to Roosevelt" - 1945, Truman pledged to war plans - 1945, Germans Surrender to Allies - 1945, "V-E is Declared" - 1945, "Atomic Bomb answers Japanese rejection of Potsdam Ultimatum" - 1945, "Reds Enter Pacific War" - 1945, "White House waits on Japanese surrender - 1974, Ford becomes President.

    Noffsinger: Family BibleMU2014/110 German bible belonging first to Samuel Noffsinger (1803), then to Eli Noffsinger (1832), then to Soll Noffsinger (circa 1870), and finally to Ezra Noffsinger of Union City, Indiana. 
    North Manchester Historical Society: Historical Presentations on Local HistoryMU2017/18 Papers on aspects of North Manchester's history presented to the North Manchester Historical Society. 
    North Manchester History: HousesMC2011/230 

    "Old Houses of North Manchester, Indiana," written by L. Z. Bunker, M. D. and retyped and illustrated by Allan White.

    North Manchester: Historical FiguresNewsletter 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.

    O. G. A., International Competition: Winning TelegramMC2004/628 Telegram announcing Manchester College's team winning second place, college division, in the OGA contest.  The date is possibly 17 April 1925. 
    Oak Leaves: Book of QuotesMC2011/144 

    According to a note adhered to the cover of this notebook, this collection of quotes was gathered while the writer was working on the "Manchester College" pager; 62 years ago.

    Oak Leaves: Photographs, Contact Sheets, 1992 - 1995.MU2012/7c These contact sheets include but are not limited to the identified images of people and events from 1992 - 1995. 
    Oakwood Hall Demolition and Rebuilding: VideoMU2013/69 A video showing the exterior and interior of Oakwood Hall prior to demolition, the demolition of the building, and video footage of the construction of the new Oakwood Hall. 
    Oakwood Hall: Photograph Circa 1958MC2012/49 Residence life in Oakwood Hall circa 1958 with students, Jean Noffsinger and Jayne Moore. 
    Oakwood Hall: Slides and ImagesMU2014/46 Slides and digitized copies of the old Oakwood Hall and the newly constructed Oakwood. One image of The Oaks exterior. 
    Observatory: Newspaper ArticlesMC General File: Observatory A collection of newspaper articles about the observatory at Manchester College.  Topics of interest include an eclipse event 12 May 1994 and the appearance of Halley's comet in 1986. 
    Office of Academic Affairs: Materials Transfer July 2009 MC2009/97c,d 

    Transfer of files from the Office of Academic Affairs.

    Office of Institutional Research: SAT Scores of Incoming Freshmen, Admissions Committee Rules, Reports and Comparisons for the 1970's and 1980's.MC2007/212 

    Office of Institutional Research:  SAT Scores of Incoming Freshmen, Admissions Committee Rules, Reports and Comparisons for the 1970's and 1980's.

    Office of Printing Services: PosterMC2010/53: O.O.P.S. Groundhogs, 1994 This is part of the larger collection accessioned as MC2010/53.  
    Opening Convocation, 2017: ProgramMU2018/93 Program for the Opening Convocation of the 2017-2018 academic year, 29 August 2017. 
    Oral History of Indiana 1983 - 1984: PhotographMC2010/160 

    1983 - 1984 photograph of Manchester College students working with local citizens to produce an "Oral History of Indiana."

    Also see:  President's 1984 Annual Report, page 12.

    Orpurt, Philip: Classroom PhotographsMU2018/73 Photographs of Professor Phil Orpurt in classroom setting. 
    Oxender, DaleMC2006/5  

    Dale Oxender is an alumnus of MC and a prominent scientist. Five boxes containing personal items, certificates/awards, photographs, science equipment and writings, etc.etc.


    See also, "The Story of the Natural Sciences at Manchester College," by William R. Eberly.

    Parents' WeekendMC2002/220 

    Parents' Weekend programs, news releases and clippings.

    Parker, PhilMC2008/146 a, b, c, d Professor Phil Parker was a professor in the Education Department from 1960 - 1985.  He also was an instructor in audio visual materials.  16mm film versions of "It Happens Every Noon." 
    Paul and Snoberger: Family BibleMU2013/24 

    A bible [1813] that contains letters related to the Paul and Snoberger (Snowberger) families.  List of "Paul" family children and their birthdates.

    PeaceLarge Box #87 Archival collections related to "Peace," including but not limited to: Center for Research on Conflict Resolution, Curriculum, Educational and Career Inventory, Education of Brethren for Social Missions, Internships, Institute for International Study, Inventory of Peace Studies Students, Kenapocomoco Newsnotes, Nuclear Threat Seminar in Peace and Justice, Peace Corps, Peace Studies, Peace Studies Correspondence. See finding aid for more accurate inventory. 
    Peace Studies Program at Manchester CollegeLarge Boxes 87, 88, 89 History of the Peace Studies program at Manchester College, including newsletters and Gladdys Muir materials. 
    Peace Studies, Fifty Years: Arias, OscarMU2015/151 wave sound Sponsored by the Ropchan Endowment, fifty years of Peace Studies at Manchester College is celebrated with speaker, Dr. Oscar Arias,  former president of Costa Rica, and Nobel Laureate for his work to effect peace in Central America. 
    Peace Studies: CorrespondenceLarge Box #86 Peace Studies Correspondence 1967-1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975. 
    Peace Studies: Faith Perspectives in PeaceMU2015/137 wave sound 

    Representatives from different faiths give their tradition's perspectives on peace in an event sponsored by the Manchester College Peace Studies Program and the Manchester Church of the Brethren.

    Peace Studies: Faith Perspectives in Peace - IslamMU2015/142 wave sound Bilal Abdula talks about Islam during "Faith Perspectives on Peace" on 24 February 1990.
    Lois Barrett, a Mennonite, presents during "Faith Perspectives on Peace."
    Peace Studies: Miscellaneous MaterialsMC General File: Peace Studies Materials collected by Ferne Baldwin and others about the Peace Studeis Program at Manchester University. Letter [1 December 1967] from Thurl Metzger proposing "Dr. Cordier School of International Relation (or Peace Studies)."   
    Peace Studies: Newspaper ClippingsMC2012/30 Newspaper articles related to Peace Studies at Manchester College.  See the finding aid for some of the topics included in this collection. 
    Peace Studies: Papers and MinutesMC2003/360 
    •  "A Study of the Peace Program at Manchester College with Suggestions for Strengthening It," Carolyn Zunkel, 24 May 1956.
    • "An Evaluation of the Peace Studies Program of Manchester College," George A. Lopez (circa 1992).
    • Peace Studies Advisory Council Minutes 18 April 1992.
    • 1965 Report of the Committee on Instruction, "The Peace Studies Program."
    • Cover page for Lilly Curriculum Study (undated) and "Progress Report of Peace Studies Committee for Lilly Curriculum Study
    Peace Week: Posters, Schedules, 1994, 2004MC2009/71-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).
    Peace" ClippingsMU2017/72 Peace related newspaper clippings: School of Peace held in Peru COB(1962), Harry Zeller speaks "Sane Living Under the Threat of Nuclear Extinction" (1963), 58th annual contest of the Indiana Peace Speech Association (1964), peace rally and candle-light procession (1971), peaceful rally to end the war [MOBE] (1971), Senator William Proxmire will speak at 25th anniversary of the Peace Studies program (1974), Church as Peacemaker Conference "Living With Diversity" (1991), Robert Bowman at MC Peacemaker Conference (1992), "Let Justice Roll" tour with Ken Mediema and Jim Wallis (1993), workshop on organization for social change (1993), artist Phan Nguyen Barker brings "Seedlings of Peace" art show (1994), Norman Solomon speaks at Peace Studies Institute (1993). 
    Peace: ArticlesMU2018/26 Articles regarding the topic of "peace," along with the announcement of Dr. Gladdys Muir's addition to the history department.  Included are issues of "Our Young People" from the 1940's with MC related authors Dan West and Paul Keller. Articles regarding the acceptance of men returning from both civilian an military services (1944) and Japanese internment camps (1943). 
    Peace: Mason, JudyBC2015/13 wave sound Member of the Church of the Brethren, and Manchester College alumna, Judy Mason, is interviewed about her formation as a peacemaker and about her experience as a U.S. student in Ghana. 
    Peace: Ralph BoyerMU2016/51 Boyer writes to MC President regarding the right tools, the right equipment, the right training for building peace. 
    Peace: ResourcesMU2018/31 Booklets and brochures and bibliography related to the topic of "Peace" written by various organizations and individuals. 
    Peacemaker Fund: Zunkel, Charles and CledaMC2010/53: Zunkel Peacemaker Fund Poster: The Charles and Cleda Zunkel Peacemaker Fund presents, Rev. Dr. C. Wayne Zunkel, Manchester College alumnus.  This is part of the larger collection accessioned as MC2010/53. 
    PERC Renovation Groundbreaking Ceremony: VideoMU2014/18 MP4 video A video of the PERC renovation groundbreaking ceremony on 3 September 1997. 
    Peters, J. Everett and Madonna:: Collection of Photoraphs and MemorabiliaMU2014/111 Class reunion pictures of the Class of 1931, photograph of the 1931 Manchester College graduating class, picture of the 1930-1931 MC Women's Student Government, and other pieces of memorabilia. 
    Petersime Chapel and Campus Aerial: ImagesMU2018/81 Negatives and digital copies of Petersime Chapel interior photographs and aerial views of campus circa 1963.  The construction of the Student Union can be seen from the air. 
    Petersime Chapel: PhotographsPhoto Box 127 Many photographs of Petersime Chapel, including the dedication event.  Transparencies of the stained glass windows are within this collection. 
    Petersime, Amy: Winner, Women's HurdlesMU2013/39 a,b Video recording of the 1995 NCAA D3 National 100 Meter Women's Hurdles, won by Amy Petersime, Manchester College. 
    Petersime, Ray: Photo CollectionMU2019/54 Ray Petersime's images of the construction of Petersime Chapel and buildings on the college campus, including the newly constructed Holl Kinter Hall of Science. 
    Photgraph MontageMC2007/60 Montage of re-printed material featuring MC characters, buildings, organizations. 
    Photograph: 1976, Mock Democratic ConventionMC2010/161 Photograph of students during the mock Democratic Convention, 1976. 
    PhotographsMU2013/157 A conglomeration of decade spanning images reflecting student life and faculty/staff experience at Manchester College. 
    Photographs 1958 - 1962MC2012/48 

    A collection of photographs representing residence life, May Day events, A Cappella Choir, religious life, classes and athletics at Manchester College circa 1958 - 1959 - 1960 - 1961 - 1962.

    Photographs 1963Neg23484: 1963 

    Images processed 19 September 1963:

    a.) Russian Orthodox clergy visiting campus. b.) An interview (radio?) with President Helman on campus mall. c.)Students walking from Holl Kintner Hall of Science. d.) Male students in front of (Ikenberry Hall?).

    Photographs 1963Neg24556: 1963 Images of campus buildings, including the fountain, Communications building, and students receiving mail from individual mailboxes. 
    Photographs 1963Neg27195: 1963 Pictures of a function in the old dining hall in the basement of Oakwood. Two separate occasions might be documented including what might be a Christmas tea/student art exhibit. A Foodservice picture ends this collection. 
    Photographs 1963Neg27196: 1963 

    Images of one or two events, possibly including students and alumni.  A decorative turkey plate might indicate this is a Thanksgiving function.  Also included is a bicycle race down College Avenue.

    Photographs 1963Neg27197: 1963 Blurry images of faculty in classrooms and of a possible holiday event, including tea and orchestra. 
    Photographs 1963: Football Neg26116: 1963 Images of what might be a  Homecoming football game circa 1963.  They contain images of cheerleaders leading the team in a grand entrance, as well as pictures of spectators and what might be alumni. Also included is a family group outside of Petersime Chapel. 
    Photographs 1964Neg28283: 1964 

    Blurry pictures, possibly of Executive Board with President Helman.

    Photographs 1964Neg29619: 1964 

    Images of what appears to be one or two events, possibly with alumni, at Manchester College.  President Helman is sitting next to an individual that might be Church of the Brethren leader, M. R. Zigler?

    Photographs 1984MU2015/100a,b,c,d Slides (circa 1984) from the Public Relations office picturing students, campus scenes and buildings, faculty/staff, and classroom scenes. 
    Photographs circa 1964Neg15305 

    Pictures of Professor Genita Speicher giving piano instruction, choral event in old gymnasium, language lab, exterior of old gym, and Seniors holding candles at graduation.

    Photographs circa 1964Neg16021 Pictures of individual playing chime and students studying  an intimidating piece of equipment.  Perhaps this is a type of computer? 
    Photographs of International StudentsMC2010/92 

    Group and individual photographs of international students. Included in this collection is:

    • Pawn Chanthalangsy, Manchester College Class of 1976.
    • Group photograph, undated.
    • Group photograph circa the 1950's of students around a desk pointing to a poster advertising the "United Nations Banquet."


    Photographs: 1966-1967MU2019/12 Pictures obtained from negatives.Topics include:1966-1967 basketball game between Manchester and Terra Haute, 1966 HCC Co-Champ football with Jarrett and Jim Andrews, Tim Dubois, Steve Hazelwood, Don Blair, along with student and campus photos. Photos of the 1967 Aurora staff,1966-1967 Baseball team and of Funderburg Library move-in.  
    Photographs: 1976-1977 Academic YearMU2019/11 

    Scanned images created from negatives processed from July 1976 through December 1976. Pictures from the Alumni trip to Great Britain during the summer of 1976.

    Photographs: 1978-1979MU2019/13 Pictures from the 1978-1979 academic year, including professors such as Gary Zimmerman, Richard Harshbarger, and Paul Keller.  Union pictures show students playing pinball, eating in the Union, and talking on the stairs.  Classroom and campus scenes involve students and unnamed professors. 
    Photographs: circa 1963 and1964Neg12874 Images from circa 1963 and 1964. An assortment of pictures reflecting the construction of the College Union,  Earl Garver and Jim Garber, the renovation of Wample Auditorium, and possibly the renovation of the Oakwood Hall basement. 
    Photographs: Faculty and StaffMC2003/226 Faculty/Staff Photograph Collection  
    Photographs: Media and Public Relations, January 1997 - May 2000 - Part 1MC2012/36 

    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 2MC2012/36b 

    Photographs, contact sheets and negatives for the purposes of Media and Public Relations. January 1998 through December 1998.

    Photographs: Media and Public Relations, January 1998 - May 2000 - Part 3MC2012/36c 

    Photographs, contact sheets and negatives for the purposes of Media and Public Relations. January 1999 through July 1999.

    Photographs: Media and Public Relations, January 1998 - May 2000 - Part 4MC2012/36d 

    Photographs, contact sheets and negatives for the purposes of Media and Public Relations. August 1999 through December 1999.

    Photographs: Media and Public Relations, January 1998 - May 2000 - Part 5MC2012/36e 

    Photographs, contact sheets and negatives for the purposes of Media and Public Relations. January 2000 - May 2000.

    Photographs: Media and Public Relations, January 1998 - May 2002: Miscellaneous AssortmentMC2012/36h Photographs, contact sheets and negatives for the purposes of Media and Public Relations. January 1998 - May 2002.  These images were out of order within the collection and the subject and/or date could not be determined. They form a miscellaneous group that falls somewhere within this general time period. 
    Photographs: Media and Public Relations, January 2001 - May 2002 - Part 1MC2012/36g - Part 1 Photographs, contact sheets and negatives for the purposes of Media and Public Relations. January 2001 - September 2001.  
    Photographs: Media and Public Relations, June 2000 - December 2000 - Part 6MC2012/36f Photographs, contact sheets and negatives for the purposes of Media and Public Relations. June 2000 - December 2000. 
    Photographs: Media and Public Relations, October 2001 - May 2002 - Part 2MC2012/36g - Part 2 Photographs, contact sheets and negatives for the purposes of Media and Public Relations. October 2001 - May 2002. 
    Phronia Lethea: Financial records 1937 - 1944.MC2007/137: Phronia Lethea 

    Financial records for Phronia Lethea: 1937  - 1944  are in one book.  This is part of the larger collection MC2007/137.

    Physical PlantMU2013/155, Folder 8 

    Topics related to MC's safety and maintenance concerns and include but are not limited to:

    1959 – Shrubbery memorial by Dr. Lee Smith.

    1960 - Gift of property.

    1965 - Gift of car to College.

    1969 – Business Office renovation.

    1974 - Auction notice.

    1977 – Railroad track removal.

    1977 – Renovation of Administration Building – letter of concern.

    1980 – Storm warnings.

    1981 – Vehicle maintenance 1981

    1981 –Computer use by Physical Plant -  Paul Shrider’s establishment of the computer system in the power plant building.

    1985 – David Good in enclosed  snowplow.

    1988 - Tornado Preparedness Week.

    1993 – custodial care.

    1994 - Policies - use of facilities.

    1994 – Staff saves $200,000.

    1995 - Insurance Safety Inspection

    1995 - Use of fleet vehicle policy 2000 - Parking

    Planer, Professor John: An Introduction to Electronic MusicMC2011/101 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. 
    Plunkett, RoyMC2001/3 

    Photograph albums, memorabilia from Du Pont related trips, yearly publications of  "The National Inventors Hall of Fame," member directory of the Division of Fluorine Chemistry of the American Chemical Society (1989-1990) and other miscellaneous materials.

    Plunkett, Roy: CollectionMC2001/3 Small Box Plunkett materials on the role of "serendipity" in discovery.  Notes on travel, awards and speeches. Correspondence. "Teflon" product advances and applications. Other articles on "Teflon." Unidentified photographs and miscellaneous papers. 
    Plunkett, Roy: Collection 1988-1994 and Biographical MaterialMC2001/3 Box 3 A detailed description of the Roy Plunkett collection - Box #3: 1988 - 1994 - including biographical material, relationships with Manchester College and Ohio State, as well as personal associations with organizations. There is a report and description of the oral project conducted by "The Center for the History of Chemistry." Also included are copies of "Polymers and People," by Eric Elliott, and "Polymer Pioneers," by Peter Morris. 
    Plunkett, Roy: Diplomas, Awards, CommendationsMC2001/3 A collection of Roy Plunkett's diplomas,  awards and commendations. 
    Plunkett, Roy: Honors Assembly Video 1990MU2014/8 MP4 video Dr. Roy J. Plunkett is recognized (video location 24:30) through receipts of the ASME Holley medal for the discovery of Teflon. 
    Plunkett, Roy: ObjectsMC2001/3 Objects and plaques in the possession of Plunkett that were received as awards, commemorative items, gifts, or as examples of the varied uses of Teflon. Slides and notecards for presentations. Other Plunkett awards and objects are on display on the second floor of the Science Center and are not documented. 
    Plunkett, Roy: Video CollectionMC2001/3 MP4 file Videos within the Plunkett collection: National Inventors Hall of Fame (1992), "TEFLON, The Accidental Wonder," by K. Birkemeier (1990), The Plunketts in Shimizu (1988), News 11,  San Jose,  "Dr. Roy Plunkett- Du Pont Teflon," (1985), "Our Commitment to Tomorrow Began 50 Years Ago." Plunkett on "The Today Show," and the 1989 and 1991 Plunkett Awards. Note: Not for reproduction or duplication. Came to Archives as part of Roy Plunkett's personal collection. 
    Postcard and Clipping ScrapbookMU2016/21 Postcards, clippings, and advertisements are contained in this scrapbook that was probably assembled during the late 1800's or early 1900's. 
    Poster: Centennial Auction, 1990. See MC2010/53 The poster labeled, "Centennial Auction," 1990 is part of the larger collection MC2010/53.  
    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
    Posters: Events and ScholarshipMC2009/71File MC2009/71-V: Various 

    Posters about campus events and various scholarships.

    Pottenger, James LeeMC2009/37 

    Pottenger, James Lee, Class of 1939.

    Letters, information about the debating team, photo, interesting items, see: Betty (Pottenger) Refior (Class of 1943) Collection MC2009/37.


    See Also: Betty Pottenger Phelps Refior typed copies of her brother's letters that recorded his missionary experience.  Included in the collection are photographs, drawings, architectural plans and other memorabilia.  This collection is now at the DePauw University Archives, 11 E. Lrabee St., Greencastle, Indiana 46135


    See also: Manchester College Bulletin August 1950 p.3
    Power Plant: Construction photoMU2019/34 Photograph of the construction of the Power Plant. 
    President's Box: #1MU2016/20 MC Factbooks, 1988, 1999, 2000, Dashboard Indicators (Fall 2000, 2001), "Toward a Margin for Excellence, Strategic Indicators" (1977), VIA 1996 - 1997 notebook, Helman retirement preparations, Helman portrait preparations, Labor force changes in Indiana, projections for 1996 - 2010, fifty years of Brethren Volunteer Service, BVS volunteers from MC and influence on career, CPS and Brethren Service Committee including Cordier, Shultz, Kinsel, Zigler, Durnbaugh, Eby, West, Indiana Higher Education Facility Study (1967, 1973), Hegis Facilities Data (1970, 1971), ""A Campaign to Strengthen MC," PERC building project, "Reflections on the Theological Exploration of Vocation," study of financial and academic resources at MC (1965). 
    President's Box: #2MU2016/23 

    Reports; Focus on the Seventies (July 1, 1970 - May 31, 1971),  Commission of Institutions of Higher Education, North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools - visit, Liberal Education Prospects for the Next Century (1995).

    President's Box: #2MU2016/20b 

    Major Report for "Focus on the 70's" Campaign. Materials related to the Church of the Brethren Education Query 1987-1989 with the intent of strengthening the relationship between church and education. Brethren Colleges Abroad Materials 1988 -1992.  Church of the Brethren Committee on Higher Education materials for the years 1985 -1992.

    President's Box: #3MU2016/20c 

    Materials belonging to President Helman, President Robinson, and Vice President Fahs.

    National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education materials (NCATE) for reaccreditation: 1970 - 1982, 1972 - 1973, 1982 - 1983, 1972 - 1973 through 1976.

    Council on Social Work Education: 1973 - 1979, 1979 - 1984, 1986 - 1987 through 1992. Evaluation of Social Work program for reaccreditation through site visit reports.

    Facilities planning studies and preparations for specifications of Science Center and building updates. Building and programmatic needs by department.

    Discussion related to historic preservation of fountain and buildings on College Avenue.

    Residence Hall Planning Committee  surveying improvement options, circa 1990 - 1993.

    Space Inventory 1972 as part of Indiana Higher Education Facilities Study.

    Proposed Campus Plan with guidelines for long range physical development.

    1991 Student Housing Evaluation.

    1990 Physical Plant Study.

    Structural and regulative report of major Campus buildings.

    1958 Plan of Campus Development.

    President's OfficeMU2013/103a,b,c Collection from the Office of Jo Young Switzer, President of Manchester University [CONFIDENTIAL]. 
    Presidents of Manchester College and University: Group photographMU2017/88 Group photograph of current and past presidents of Manchester College circa 2004: Helman, Young Switzer, Marden, Butterbaugh, Robinson. 
    Presidents: Photograph CollectionMC2003/105 Photographs of the Presidents of Manchester University - oversized collection.  Also included are the photographs of the Chinese Wedding performed by President Winger. 
    Presidents: PhotographsMC2008/65 

    Photographs of Manchester College presidents (incomplete collection).

    Presidents: Stories and PranksMCGeneral File: Faculty - Presidents Stories and pranks related to former Manchester College presidents; E. S. Young, Winger, Crouch, Bixler, and Ikenberry.   
    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. 

    Printing Plates and PostcardMU2017/24 

    Printing plates of the 1925-1926 Aurora Staff, 1925-1926 Manchester College Male Quartet (E. Boyer, G. Heeter, K. Findley, C. Brown), 3 signature plates, and one New Years Greetings postcard from Manchester College (1923).

    Professional Studies: Video 1991MU2014/58 MP4 video Professional Studies, 2 October 1991, "'Front Loading' Resources to First Year Students." 
    Professors in the NewsMU2018/121 DVD titled "Professors in the News," and includes  Manchester's Department of Career Services (Lani Roberts),  Barb Ehrhardt (Koinonia Environmental Studies Grant 11 June 1991), Dr Wu Ningkun (Class of 1948) interviews taking place during March and April 1993. 
    Property Deeds, Titles, Abstracts and Articles of Incorporation and CharterMU2016/55 

    Deeds of property owned or administered by Manchester College and Mount Morris College, including property divided with the Church of the Brethren. Documents of agreement between MC and Calvin Ulrey and Miriam Ulrey. Lots including Railroad Addition North Manchester (Judge John Comstock). Cook family property. Koinonia. Property associated with Eel River Church of the Brethren. Insurance policies (property/equipment/autos).

    1895 articles of incorporation and charter (E. S. Young) - also documents following administration change 1900 and also the formation and dissolution of Manchester College Foundation and Holding Company.

    Protest: Anti-NuclearMU2017/44 Newspaper article relaying the account of Jean Zimmerman who was arrested in May of 1978 for protesting on property belonging to the Rocky Flats Rockwell International weapons plant.  Jean was part of a large and non-violent protest against the nuclear weapons plant and radiation fallout. 
    Protest: April 1964 Student DemonstrationMU2017/42 Newspaper articles related to April 1964 student demonstration in which about 75 students marched from campus to the North Manchester town hall. Several were charged with disorderly conduct. 
    Protest: Arm Bands MU2017/40 20 May 1973 stating the reason some individuals are wearing arm bands. 
    Protest: Moratorium DayMU2017/43 Newspaper clippings primarily focusing on student unrest (1969), student moratorium of MC classes to protest Vietnam War (Oct. 1969), "Moratorium Day Ends with Burning of Cards," burning of draft cards (16 October 1969), Anti-War Literature Distributed on Vietnam Moratorium Day," armbands symbolize anti-war garb, "Moratorium is Slow in Indiana," "Moratorium Day Demonstrations Expected to Include Millions, War Protests in Churches, in Streets, on Campus," "Peace-In-Vietnam March Starts at North Manchester Church of Brethren" (1967), peace bus travels to Washington, D.C. (1971), "A Statement Regarding The Manchester College Program During The Final Two Weeks Of The 1969-70 School Year," "High School, College Students Impressed With Order, peacefulness During March," "Classes Continue as MC Students Strike" (24 April 1972...and many other Vietnam/Manchester College protest related newspaper stories. 
    Protest: PollutionMU2017/46 

    Newspaper article documenting Manchester College students conducting a funeral for a gasoline engine as part of a program aimed at combating pollution (March 1970).

    Protest: Self-Determination and Housing PoliciesMU2017/45a,b Newspaper articles and photograph documenting the campus tent-in during May 1969. One article writes,"...students staged a tent-in following a mass marriage a peaceful protest in support of self-determination and open housing policies." The marriage was performed by Rev. Ken Brown and its purpose was to demonstrate the students' desire to initiate a new relationship  resulting with the freedom to govern their relationship and create rules within their residences. 
    Protest: Women's Housing HoursMC2017/47 One newspaper article (28 February 1972) describing a peaceful demonstration by female Manchester College students demanding the abolishment of women's hours on campus. 
    Protests: COB and MC Resolution and PolicyMU2017/41 

    The Church of the Brethren Standing Committee shares with Annual Conference the resolution and action taken by the District of Southern Ohio - "A Resolution on Campus Disorder."

    Statement from Stanford University to parents of Stanford undergraduates 19 May 1970.

    Draft of Manchester College's policy related to calls for moratoriums on "business as usual," with a bibliography for when and where previous policies can be found.

    Memo regarding 13 March 1970 student/non-student violation of College rules and policy in regard to protest.

    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:

    Public Relations: Assorted FilesMC2009/32  

    Assorted Files from Public Relations - 1962 through1998.

    Public Relations: CollectionMU2014/143 MP4 videos and DVDs Informational files, news clippings, publications, CDs, DVDs and VHS tapes from the Public Relations Office, various years from 2001 - 2013. Topics include but are not limited to: Jim Adams, teaching awards, dedication College of Pharmacy, Switzer to retire and receives leadership honor, Jennifer Shepherd, Andrea Murray, Eel River watershed, Blair and Pat Helman memorial info, Yom HaShoah, Stacey Morgan, Rainn MacPhail, Beth Sweitzer Riley, Jerry Sweeten, LaFountain Mural, A Cappella tour, Science Center dedication, Switzer inauguration, fire, CASE Professor of the Year,  
    Public Relations: PostersMC2009/71: 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. 

    Publications: Faculty and StaffLarge Box 53 Faculty and staff publications. 
    Publications: Late 1800's - Brethren, Non-Brethren, Sunday-SchoolMU2013/119 
    • Primary Quartely, 1895 - non Brethren.
    • Revised Normal Lessons by Jesse Lyman Hurlbut, 1893.
    • Sunday School lessons, 1893 - non Brethren.
    • 1894, Young Folk's Library of Choice Literature, "Enoch Arden," Tennyson.
    • 1886, Second Quarter, "The Brethren's Quartely," Brethren Publishing Co.
    • 1887, Second Quarter, April, May, June, "The Brethren's Quarterly," Brethren's Publishing Co.
    Quartet, Records, 1948, 1952, 1953, 1954MC 2007/137: College Quartet 

    These records are part of the larger collection, MC2007/137.  See MC 2007/137 for a full listing.  Quartet materials are to be found under College Quartet (Men's and Women's) for Years:  One book with records for years 1948, 1952, 1953, 1954.

    Queen EstherMC2013/13 

    One 1913 "Aurora" with pictures from the production of "Queen Esther." One program for "Queen Esther," produced by the Expression Department, 22 May 1918.

    Railroad: Nickel Plate Road, MenusMC2009/35a 

    Dinner and Breakfast menus created for "Manchester College Students" from Pullman Restaurant Car Service via the Nickel Plate Road.

    Train and Railroad: See Also, "Memories of...Manchester." by Otho Winger for the story of the Big Four Tragedy, pg. 179.

    Recitals, Faculty and Student: Posters MC2009/71-MU: Music Department  

    These materials are part of the larger collection, MC2009/71.  See MC2009/71 for a complete listing of the entire collection. 

    File Folder MC2009/71-MU: Music Department

    • MC2004/711 - This object was given an accession number in 2004 by a previous Archivist but no paperwork had been created. An accession page is being created by Archivist, Jeanine Wine, and this object is now located in file folder MC2009/71-MU.
    • MC2009/71-MU,a - 1979, December, "Manchester College Music Department Presents a Faculty Exchange Recital with Findlay College, Music For Romantics."
    • MC2009/71-MU,b - 1981, February, "Manchester College Music Department Presents a Faculty Exchange Recital with olivet Nazarene College."
    • MC2009/71-MU,c - 1981, April, "Manchester College Music Department Honors Recital," with Barry Coe, Tenor, Pamela Duffy, Soprano, Julie Hunn, Piano, Karen McKimmy, Soprano, Susan Penner, Organ, Lisa Savage, Piano, Mary Tilsy, Soprano, Robin Zeider, Saxophone.
    • MC2009/71-MU,d - 1980, April, "Manchester College Music Department Honors Recital," with Mary Patterson, Bassoon, Susan Penner, Organ, Nina Hill, Piano, Julie Hunn, Piano, Lisa Savage, Piano, Diana Gunnerson, Soprano, Cathy Mishler, Soprano, layra Swantner, Soprano.
    • MC2009/71-MU,e - 1982, April, "Manchester College Music Department Honors Recital," with Diana Coe, Pam Duffey, Patty Jones, Janie McCauley, Lisa McMillan, Christine Oetama, Ingrid Rupel, Loa Traxler.
    • NC2004/708 - This object was given an accession number in 2004 by a previous Archivist  but no paperwork had been created.  An accession page is being created by Archivist, Jeanine Wine, and this object is now located in file folder MC2009/71-MU.
    Reinoehl, Kim: Public Relations Wall of Fame, Photograph CollectionMC2004/729: Reinoehl, Kim Photograph of Kim Reinoehl: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph Collection. This photograph of the Office of Admissions: #42 with Jolane Rohr, Sandy Bendsen, Jill Biehl, Kim Reinoehl, Melissa West, and Steve Schaum, is part of the larger collection MC2004/729. 
    Religious Activities on CampusMC2009/27 

    A broad collection dealing with campus ministry and religious activities.

    Retirement Workshop 1996MC General File: Retirement An invitation to the Spring 1996 workshops on Creative Living in Retirement. "The mature years bring joys and losses, opportunities and challenges.  Come and learn about how to cope with the losses, how to maximize the joys, how to avoid the pitfalls, such as frauds and scams, and how to live in ways that please yourself and contribute to life." 
    Rhudy, WilliamMC 2004/729: Rhudy, Bill, #31 Bill Rhudy, #31of the Public Relations Wall of Fame photograph collection.  This is part of the larger collection MC2004/729. 
    Rice, Mark: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph CollectionMC2004/729: Rice, Mark, #44 Mark Rice, #44, part of the Chartwells Staff: Diana Stephan, Marcia Knee, Cheryl Budnik, Mark Rice.  This picture is part of the larger collection MC2004/729. 
    Roanoke Classical Seminary: PhotographsMC2007/115-1 

    Photographs of Roanoke Classical Seminary in Roanoke, Indiana.  The institution was founded by Professor F. S. Reefy in 1860 and construction began in the spring of 1861.  Many of its students later became prominent individuals.  Roanoke was described as the "Athens of Northern Indiana.  Included in a picture of Otho Winger and D. N. Howe from "The Kintner Collection."

    Robinson, WilliamMU2015/144 wave sound President Helman introduces President Bill Robinson as Robinson makes his first address to Manchester College faculty.   
    Robinson, WilliamMU2015/139 wave sound Manchester College President, William Robinson, is interviewed on "Wabash Talks," WAYT AM, Wabash, Indiana in celebration of the 100th anniversary of Manchester College. 
    Robinson, William: Inaugural Worship ServiceMU2015/148 wave sound The inaugural worship service of President Bill Robinson, 8 November 1986. 
    Robinson, William: President's PhotographsMC2008/71 Photographs of William Robinson, President of Manchester College 1986 - 1993. 
    Rohr, Jolane Ogden: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph CollectionMC2004/729: Rohr, Jolane Ogden 

    Photograph of Jolane Ogden Rohr is included in the Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph Collection picture #42, Office of Admissions, along with,Sandy Bendsen, Jill Biehl, Kim Reinoehl, Melissa West, Steve Schaum.

    Roller, Mrs. Frank: From Ruth W, 1952MU2013/93 Postcard to Mrs. Frank Roller, Bridgewater, Virginia from Ruth W., North Manchester, Indiana sent 25 March 1952. 
    Roten, PaulFaculty/Staff: Roten, Paul Materials related to Professor Paul Roten of the Manchester College department of speech. 
    Royer, J. G. and Reiff, Elizabeth: Family AlbumMU2018/70 

    Printed family album of John Grove Royer and Elizabeth (Reiff) Royer.  J. G. served as president of Mount Morris College.

    Rummel, MerleMU2018/94 Manchester graduate (1956), Merle Rummel, is an educator, Church of the Brethren minister, and historian.   
    Sandburg, Carl: Radio Interview MC2011/8 wave sound 

    Carl Sandburg: recorded radio interview during broadcast of "Listen America," produced by the University of North Carolina.

    Schaum, Steve: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph CollectionMC2004/729: #42, Schaum, Steve 

    Steve's Schaum's photograph is included with image #42, Office of Admissions. The picture includes Jolane Rohr, Sandy Bendsen, Jill Biehl, Kim Reinoehl, and Melissa West. This picture is part of a larger collection containing 44 photographs.

    Scholars: PresidentialMU2017/8b Photographs of Presidential Scholars: 1982, 1984-1985, 1986-1986. 
    Scholarship: P. F. M. PhotographMU2017/8c Photograph of 1984-1985 P. F. M. Scholarship. 
    Scholarship: Summer ServiceMU2017/8a Photographs of Summer Service Scholarship recipients (1983-1984, 1984-1985, 1987-1988), including Community Appreciation Day (May 1989); Jeff Foust, Jeff Lehman, Karen Myers, Sallie Willoughby, Nancy Stickel, Tim Peter, Todd Smith, Laura Vanoorhis, Matt Smucker, Suzanne Beard. 
    Scholarships: Names and LocationMU2012/117 File Folders #3, #4 Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations. Information related to the 1980's and 1990's through the 2000's. 
    Scholarships: Names and LocationMU2012/117 File Folder #5 Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations. Information related to the 1990's. 
    Scholarships: Names and LocationMU2012/117 File Folders #7, #8, #9, #10 Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations. 
    Scholarships: Names and LocationMU2012/117 File Folders #11, #12, #13, #14, #15 Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations. 
    Scholarships: Names and LocationMU2012/117 File Folders #16, #17, #18, #19, #20 

    Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations.

    Scholarships: Names and LocationMU2012/117 File Folders #21, #22, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #30 Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations. 
    Scholarships: Names and LocationMU2012/117 File Folders #31, #32, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40 Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations. 
    Scholarships: Names and LocationMU2012/117 File Folders #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50 Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations. 
    Scholarships: Names and LocationMU2012/117 File Folders #51, #52, #53, #54, #55, #56, #57, #58, #59, #60, #61, #62 

    Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations.

    Scholarships: Names and LocationMU2012/117 Master File 

    Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations. 

    Scholarships: Names and Location Detailed Folder DescriptionMU2012/117 File Folder #1 Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations Detailed description of folder contents. File #1 details activity in the 1950's and 1960's. 
    Scholarships: Names and Location Detailed Folder DescriptionMU2012/117 File Folder #2 Information about scholarships awarded by Manchester College, memorial scholarships, and scholarships awarded by other organizations. Detailed description of folder contents. File #2 details activity in the 1970's. 
    Schuhle, William: Political Cartoon CollectionMU2012/72 

    In addition to being a professor at Manchester College, WIlliam Schuhle (Political Science and History) was a political and social cartoonist.  This is a collection of original artwork and clippings of published cartoons.

    Schwalm Hall: Bids and PlansMU2013/23 Bids for the construction of Schwalm Hall including a Master Plan of Campus - Plan of Campus Development, 1958. 
    Schwalm, Vernon: Corresondence Folders 54 - 61 MC2006/13: Schwalm's Confidential Files - Folders 54 - 61 Correspondence between Otho Winger and Vernon Schwalm. Included in this assortment is the controversy over the fate of Mount Morris College, a discussion started years prior to its merger with Manchester College.  Unpublished letters describing Schwalm's reaction to the conditions surrounding the merger of these two institutions. Winger's final years as president and his trials and tribulations. Personal reflections upon colleagues and institutional politics as he leaves the school in the hands of his former student, Schwalm. 
    Schwalm, Vernon: Correspondence Folders 1 - 20MC2006/13: Schwalm's Confidential Files - Folders 1-20 The materials in these folders were identified, probably by Schwalm, as "confidential files."  They contain personal, College, and Church of the Brethren related correspondence.   
    Schwalm, Vernon: Correspondence Folders 105 - 143MC2006/13: Schwalm's Confidential Files - Folders 105 - 143 

    A great deal of material including but not limited to: Correspondence surrounding Schwalm's trip to Nigeria, including letters to and from missionaries and interaction with the Foreign Mission Commission of the Church of the Brethren General Brotherhood Board. Issues regarding the Mexico Indiana Old Folks Home and Schwalm's leadership in the creation of Timbercrest.

    Many drafts of presentations as well as completed speeches, articles, and sermons by Vernon Schwalm, including an address given in the fall of 1923 at Manchester College, the year the Academy was eliminated. Schwalm gives a brief history of the institution.

    Addresses presented by outside speakers on the Manchester College campus.

    Schwalm, Vernon: Correspondence Folders 144a - 146144a-146 

    Schwalm's correspondence dealing with Church of the Brethren related materials, including reminescences of Baugo Church of the Brethren. Materials surrounding the 250th anniversary of the founding of the denomination. Bibliography for the study of church history.  Corespondence with individuals at the Church of the Brethren General Offices in Elgin, Illinois on a variety of topics. Annual Conference program committee notes and other Annual Conference materials. The collection contains a variety of letters, including that of Siegfried Leffler of Germany, giving thanks for a donation towards a peace bell.

    Schwalm, Vernon: Correspondence Folders 147 - 160 MC2006/13: Schwalm's Confidential Files – Folders 147 - 160  

    Vernon Schwalm's family and personally related materials,including family genealogy, family history, biographical sketch, resume, staement written for honorary degree,  "Oak Leaves" article recalling the campus during WWII, letters of appreciation. Family letters and letters from those who are "like family." Early photograph of Vernon and Florence Studebaker Schwalm and intimate letters between husband and wife. Personal correspondence regarding hospitalization, insurance and financial matters.Some materials ar confidential and are marked accordingly. Folder 148 - card from Schwalm's mother requesting that he does not move to "the wild west" (probably Kansas).

    Schwalm, Vernon: Correspondence Folders 161 - 169MC2006/13: Schwalm's Confidential Files – Folders 161 - 169  

    A vast assortment of correspondence and materials from a variety of sources concerning personal and professionally related topics. Some are related to the Church of the Brethren One letter of interest regards Mr. Max Pinney, Huntington, Indiana, who donated a charcoal drawing of Roanoke Classical Seminary (by the artist, Hansacre, of Chicago) to Manchester College.

    Schwalm, Vernon: Correspondence Folders 21-44MC2006/13: Schwalm's Confidential Files - Folders 21- 44 The materials in these folders were identified, probably by Schwalm, as "confidential files." They contain personal, College, and Church of the Brethren related correspondence.  
    Schwalm, Vernon: Correspondence Folders 45-53 MC2006/13: Schwalm's Confidential Files - Folders 45-53 

    Schwalm's materials surrounding President Otho Winger and family, including Otho's funeral service and tribute to Oscar Winger. Letters regarding Schwalm's book on Otho Winger. Assorted correspondence with Dan West, Gladdys Muir and others.

    Schwalm, Vernon: Correspondence Folders 62-104MC2006/13: Schwalm's Confidential Files - Folders 62-104 Correspondence bidding Schwalm farewell as he leaves Manchester College as Dean and heads west as President of McPherson College in Kansas.  Letters of congratulation and support and appreciation regarding his great ability. The return of Schwalm to Manchester College as President and materials related to his inaugural event. Also, The Church of the Brethren celebrates its 250th anniversary, Schwalm gives tribute to Carl Holl, Manchester College experiences challenges during WWII. Correspondence between Schwalm and students in Civilian Public Service and students in the military. Schwalm works with the Board of Trustees, and faces staff and student issues. Schwalm's retirement and gift from the Board of Trustees offering theSchwalms a trip to Europe and Africa. Career following retirement and dedication of Schwalm Hall. Materials surrounding, "My Educational Pilgrimage," by Schwalm and a look into Schwalm's life following his presidency. A small collection on the history of Manchester College. Various writings by Schwalm including but not limited to the drafts, "College Life Since World War II," "Christian Higher Education in the Church of the Brethren at Mid Century," and "The Development of the Sciences at Manchester College."  Correspondence with A. Blair Helman. 
    Schwalm: EducationMU2016/49 Manchester alumna, Geneva Burrows, writes President Schwalm about Schwalm's Modern History class and what she has learned about education and "the value of the search itself." 
    Schwalm: Job of the MC PresidentMU2016/50 

    MC President Emeritus, Schwalm, sends a personal note and an article titled, "Prexy," that was published in "Harper's Monthly Magazine" to MC President Helman.

    Science Symposium 1990: VideoMU2014/25 Video footage of the presentations made at the Centennial Science Symposium of April 1990, "Global Change, Human Impact." 
    Science Symposium: 1990Media Cabinet: Science Symposium, 1990 

    Gene Likens as a participant in the Science Symposium, 20 April 1990. 

    • Dr. Gene Likens, "State of the World's Ecosystem-Environmental Prospects for the 1990's." [SVHS original]
    • Dr. Gene Likens, "State of the World's Ecosystem-Environmental Prospects for the 1990's." [dubbing master]
    Scott Strode: Theater and Children's Theater Collection Including the "History of Play Production at Manchester College" MC2009/90a, b, c, e, d, f, g Strode Collection: Children's Theatre VHS and DVDs of productions. Touring history.  Year-by-year historical files and photos 1979 - 2005.  
    Senger, Nettie: Buddhist Bible Vol. 4MC2011/93 Nettie M. Senger, Manchester College Class of 1915 and Church of the Brethren missionary to China, presented "Buddhist Bible, Vol. 4" to the Manchester College Museum. 
    Senior Send-offMC2010/53: Senior Send-off Part of a large collection, the folder labeled, "Senior Sendoff," 1993 contains a poster for this event.  
    Service FellowshipMC2007/137: Service Fellowship (General Fund, Relief, Work Camps  

    Part of a larger collection, records for Service Fellowship, a student group, contain financial records for General, Relief and Work Camps, for the years 1939 - 1940 and 1940 - 1941.

    Sharp, Albert and Sarah Jones: Sod Home, North DakotaMU2016/18 The book, "Dakota Portraits," was found on a bookshelf in the Archives with the bookplate of "Mrs. O. Stuart Hamer, R. R. 4, North Manchester, Ind. 46962"  Within the book are newspaper clippings about North Dakota pioneer life, a photograph of Albert Sharp and Sarah Jones Sharp with children standing in front of their sod home, and handwritten notes and typed stories describing experiences associated with the pictured "soddy." 
    Sherrick, Dorothy: Mount Morris College Alumna, Diplomas, 1913 and 1915MC2011/140a,b,c 

    Three diplomas for Dorothy Sherrick, alumna of Mount Morris College.

    Sherrick, M. M.MU2013/155, Folder 2 M. M. Sherrick poem, Eisenhower newspaper clipping, and personal correspondence to family members. 
    Sherrick, M.M.: Family MaterialsMU2017/2 Sherrick family photographs, scrapbooks, photographs correspondence, poetry, publications, and memorabilia of M. M. Sherrick, Minnie Mae (Buck) Sherrick, Dorothy Sherrick, Marjorie Sherrick, Robert Sherrick, Paul Henry Sherrick, Burton Sherrick, and members of the Henry and Eliza Buck and E. S. Young families. Wilbur Stover tribute (Mount Morris Church of the Brethren). 
    Shroyer, Harold and Mildred Shroyer Young: Photograph Collection 1933-1934MU2012/126 Many photographs belonging to Harold Shroyer and Mildred Inez Shroyer Young, who attended Manchester College. Harold's images were taken between 1929 and 1933.  Mildred's pictures are dated 1933-1934. They offer an interesting and not often seen perspective to resident life. 
    Shultz, L. W.: Photograph CollectionMC2001/12h 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. 
    Sigma Pi Sigma Physics SocietyMC2002/248  

    Sigma Pi Sigma Physics Society Collection.  Sigma Pi SIgma is an Honors Society for Physics.

    Newspaper articles about Sigma Pi Sigma.

    Skeleton in Cap and GownMC2012/50 Photograph of a graduating skeleton in cap and gown.   
    Soccer, Women's: photographMU2018/15 Photographs of early women's soccer team circa 1994 that includes but is not limited to: Coach Martha Judge, Melissa Culver, Cheri Rieman, Brice Bedke, Joel Pippenger, Jennifer Vincent, Carolyn McGuire. 
    Social CommitteeLarge Box 38 Materials related to the Social Committee. 
    Social Justice: Race RelationsMU2013/4 In response to the racially charged sit-down demonstrations of Spring 1960, the Peace Fellowship group at Manchester College entered the May Day parade with 22 sign-carrying students under the banner "Stand Up for the Sit Downs."  
    Social Studies for the Primary Grades, 1932MC2012/3a,b 

    MC2012/3a: Holland - A study of some of the phases of Dutch life which are of mutual interest to students, with illustrations by Ruth Eidemiller.  Articles written by a group of students who were members of the class in Social Studies for the primary Grades.  Teaches - Agnes C. Kessler, May 20, 1932.

    MC2012/3b: A Study of the Swiss People, by Bargaret Brickley and Merdena Miller, Prepared for Miss Kessler's course - Social Studies fo the Primary Grades.  Manchester College, May 30, 1932.

    Social Work: AccreditationMC2009/97a,b,c,d : Social Work Accreditation 

    Social Work Accreditation materials from the Office of Academic Affairs. This is part of a larger collection accessioned as MC2009/97a,b,c,d.


    • Social Work Accreditation
    • Institutional Research
    • APC Minutes 1977-1988
    • APC Minutes 1988-1993
    • APC Minutes 1993-1998
    • Library Renovation 1999
    Sociology Club CashbookMC2007/137: Sociology Club Sociology Club Cash Book 1952 - 1953. This book is part of a larger collection accessioned as MC20077/137, and titled, Financial Records of Manchester College. 
    Sollenberger, HowardMU2017/28 Material related to alumnus, Howard Sollenberger.  
    Sound of Music 2004: Musical ProductionMU2015/20 

    Images of the cast from the 2004 production of "The Sound of Music."

    Speaker's BureauMC2010/120 Publicity for the "Speaker's Burueau."  Manchester College faculty and staff offer lectures and short speeches to outside organizations.  Lists of individuals and topics. 
    Speakers and Performers at Mancheser College: Newspaper ClippingsMU2017/74 Newspaper clippings related to speakers and performers sponsored by Manchester College: Carl Holl brings General Electric Company's "House of Magic" (undated), African American baritone, William Warfield (1963), the Four Freshman  (1963), Andrew Cordier (1963), Elizabeth Eiselen  (1963), Stanton Evans (1963), Mulford Sibley (1963), Dennis Baley (1963),  Albert Ravenholt, Joe Nixon, Clay Syler (1963), Harry Zeller (1963), Ernest Simmons (1963), Bruce Ergood (1963), Rev. John Sadiq (1963), Hollis Summers (1963) Willard Hanna (1963), Rabbii Maurice Davis (1963), Henry Steele Commager (1963), George Norris (1963),  Albert Ravenholt (1963), Ralph Shively (1963), Roger Fredrikson(1963), Theodore Hesburgh (1967), "Sons of Thunder" (1973), Robert Guralnick (1975?), Floyd Fithian, Senator Gene Snowden(1981),  Alice Friman (1985), Dr. John Robinson, Kathy Kelly, Dr. Eugene Roop, Dr. Thad Godish (1991), "Sounds of Hope" European concert tour group (1992), "Redcliff" (1992), Robert Channing  (1992), Steve Geyer (1992), Roger Fredrikson(1963), Eli Chacour "Blood Brothers" (1993), The Modernaires (1993), Greg Smith Singers (1993),  Bill Pelke (1993), Governor Robert Orr, Carlos Barbera and Giandomenico Picco  (1995), Heather Forest (1995), Chuck Collins (1996), Dr. Derek Penslar (1996), Dr. William Thomas (1996), "Prayer for World Peace" presented by Tibetan Buddhist (2003), Holocaust survivors share accounts (2003), Ferenc Miczlivetz (2003),Clyde Prestowitz (2004), Scott Rutter (2004).Zia Mian (undated). Nels Ferre, (undated). 
    Speech: MedalsMU2019/3 Five Intramural Champion Speech, "Debate," medals from the Meyer and Alexander Fraternity and Sorority Jewelers in Marion, Indiana. 
    Staff Manual and Staff Employee HandbookMC2008/12 

    1.  One Staff Manual, 1981.

    2.  Staff Employee Handbook, September 2000 (added to collection 5 March 2009).

    Staff Programs: Olympics Day, 1997MC General File: Staff Programs An advertisement for Staff Olympics Day, 11 June 1997.   
    Stafford, William: CollectionMC2005/13: William Stafford Collection 

    William Stafford (1914-1993), US Poet Laureate 1970, received Relief and Rehabilitationtraining 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.

    Stafford, William: Collection, CDMC2006/43 

    Images and materials related to William Stafford.  Stafford was a conscientious objector during WWI, English professor at Manchester College from 1955-1956, and United States Poet Laureate (1970).

    Stafford, William: JournalMC2005/13 Fellowship, the journal of the fellowship of reconciliation: Journal published by the Fellowship of Reconciliation.  See William Stafford (faculty) and Dale Aukerman. 
    Stein, John W. : Mount Morris College, PresidentMC2003/119  
    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. 
    Stine, A. M.MC2008/208: Edith Miller Collection  

    "We Are What We've Come From," the family and life of A. M. Stine.  This object has been placed with geaneological materials in alphabetical order in the Archives Office.  This booklet is part of the Edith Miller Collection MC2008/208.

    A. M. Stine married Bertha Miller Neher following the death of Bertha's first husband, Levi Neher.  Bertha was a sister-in-law to Manchester College President, Otho Winger.

    Stinebaugh, VernonMC2011/171 

    Five letters from Vernon Stinebaugh including:

    1. Music department statistics, 1972.

    2.  Professor Stinebaugh's days as a student at Manchester College, "A Public Paddling - Thwarted!"

    3.  Stinebaugh as Brethren minister's son, "Preacher's Kids Survive Wild Joy Ride."

    4.  Celebrity, Percy Grainger, oomposer and pianist, performs on campus, 1953.

    5. "Together in Harmony," Vernon and Angela Stinebaugh celebrate 77 years of marriage. 

    Stinebaugh, Vernon: Arthur Fiedler CollectionMC2012/52 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. 
    Streator, Dr. James:Genetic Engineering VideoMU2014/33 MP4 video 

    Manchester professor, Dr. James Streator, speaks and illustrates the process of genetic engineering.

    Studebaker, Ted: Materials and PhotographsSmall Box 7: Alumni Materials and photographs related to Ted Studebaker, a 1967 graduate of Manchester College, who was serving as an agriculturist in Vietnam Christian Service, when he was killed in South Vietnam (1971). 
    Student Government, 2Large Box 117 Materials related to student government. 
    Student Government: Community Court Records: CONFIDENTIAL MC2003/31  Student Government: Community Court Records -  CONFIDENTIAL  
    Student Government: Judicial BoardLarge Box 99 

    Judicial Board materials.

    Student Leadership RecognitionMC General File: Student Leadership Recognition Programs for the 4 April 1993 and 10 April 1994 Student Leadership Recognition Banquets. Templates for the Manchester College Student Leadership Award Certificates. Invitation to the 10th annual Student leadership Recognition Dinner. 
    Student Life: Images circa 1983 and 1984MU2014/113 

    A group of slides titled, "A year in the Life of Manchester College," 1984, digitized in 2014. Many of the images probably from 1983.

    Student Life: Memorabilia from the 1920sMU2014/124 

    Memorabilia including a Manchester student handbook (1927), alumni banquet program (1929), and booklet, "Three Thousand Miles Between," by Prof. J. Raymond Schutz.

    Student Life: Photographs circa 1901MU2014/162 Photographs of Manchester College students taken at the turn of the 20th Century. 
    Student Life: Slides and ScansMU2014/48 
    A group of slides depicting the education and life of students at Manchester College from 1975 through 1992.
    Student Life: Slides circa 1992 - 1995MU2014/62 

    Digitized slides featuring students, professors, and campus scenes circa 1992 through 1995.

    Student Photographs: 1900-1901MU2014/157 Manchester College and/or Academy students during the years 1900 and1901, including members of "The Hollinger Boys," and a photograph of Edith Brubaker. 
    Student Pictures of the 1890'sMU2014/155a,b,c A group of female students holding lilacs, 1897. Class, probably with Alice King (Ebey) as instructor, 1897. Group of female students with Alice King in the center - 1898. Group picture taken 18 May 1898. 
    Student Publications CommitteeLarge Box 39 Materials related to the Student Publications Committee. 
    Student Records: Faculty Grade BooksLarge Box 143 

    Faculty grade books.

    Student Records: TranscriptsLarge Boxes 144 through 152 

    Student transcripts and supporting documents from other institutions.

    Student Senate: Mission StatementMC General File: Student Senate This file contains the 1977 Mission Statement of the Student Senate as well as its powers and duties.  Also included is a photocopy of a 22 November 1995 newspaper article announcing Amy DeLau's, of Union Mills, election as the Oakwood Hall representative to the Student Senate. 
    Student with Kitten 1973: PhotographMC2010/157 Student in a big hat with kitten, outside of Garver Hall. 
    Student, Faculty, Staff and Buildings: Photographs of Mount Morris and Manchester CollegeMC2004/454-457 Photographs: Faculty, staff, students and buildings of Mount Morris and Manchester College. 
    Student: PostersMC2009/71-V: Various  

    Student Related Posters.

    Students 1926: Lyceum Course CommitteeMU2014/156 Photograph of the Lyceum Course Committee for the 1925-1926 school year: Dallas Dickey, Paul Garrett, and Kermit Eby. 
    Students and Campus circa 1970's:VideoMU2019/61e Video of students on the Manchester College campus circa the 1970's. 
    Students on College Avenue: Photograph MU2012/110 

    A group of students are entering a home on College Avenue. 

    Students: Photographs, 1932MC2003/357 

    Dean Beery Photograph Collection, including  photographs of Manchester College theater, Homecoming, May Day 1932. Many of these pictures are from the 1930's.

    Students: Postcards, circa 1980's 1990'sMC2008/29 

    Postcards: Campus scenes with students circa 1980's or 90's?

    • Autumn leaves, Spring and Summer shots with students.
    • Petersime Chapel in the snow and in Spring with Students on walkway.
    • Professor Kreps with student in class.
    Summer Conference Schedule 1991MC General File: Conference Services, Summer 1991 A schedule of summer conferences on the Manchestser College campus for the summer of 1991.  The memo is from Pennie S. Hoover, Conference Coordinator.  Meal prices are included.  
    Tau Kappa Alpha: FinancesMC2007/137: Tau Kappa Alpha 

    Tau Kappa Alpha: Journal of Finances 1937 - 1947 (one book) and Record of Minutes (May 17, 1937 - April 30, 1947) one book.  This material is part of a larger collection entitled, "Financial Records of Manchester College," MC2007/137.

    Tau Kappa Alpha: MemorabiliaMU2016/14 T. K. A. , a speech organization, selected only a very small percentage ofspeech students and select faculty as members.The Archivescollection contains a stencil with the T. K. A. initials and a length of chainon which cards containing the names and initiation dates of members were connected. Names included in description. 
    Tennis Statistics and MaterialsMU2015/4 

    1985 Women's Tennis Roster and Coach's Final Season Report.

    2002-2003 Women's and Men's Tennis statistics, articles, newspaper clippings.

    "Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference 2005 Women's Tennis Tournament," statistics.

    The School and Home: Mount Morris Publication, 1893MU2013/81  "The School and Home," Vol. IX, No. 8, August 1893 edited by J. G. Royer, Mount Morris College, focusing on events in the lives of those associated with Mt. Morris College while featuring uplifting articles. 
    Theater, Children's: RumpelstiltskinMU2013/48 The Manchester College Children's Theatre Group presented "Rumpelstiltskin" on 21 January 1987 under the direction of Professor Scott Strode. This is a digital recording made from the original VHS tape.  
    Theater, Children's: Sleeping BeautyMU2013/47 The Manchester College Children's Theatre Group presented "Sleeping Beauty" on 16 January 1985 under the direction of Professor Scott Strode.  This is a digital recording made from the original VHS tape. 
    Theater, Children's: The CrossroadsMU2013/49 The Manchester College Children's Theatre Group presented "The Crossroads" on 15 January 1988 under the direction of Professor Scott Strode. This is a digital recording made from the original VHS tape. 
    Theater, Children's: The CrossroadsMU2013/46 The Manchester College Children's Theatre Group presented two performances of "The Crossroads" under the direction of Professor Scott Strode, on January 16 and 17 1984.   
    Theater, Children's: The StorytellersMU2013/44  

    "The Storytellers" was presented by Children's Theatre in 1983. It was originally recorded on VHS tape (see MC2009/90d) and digitized in 2013.

    Theater: PhotographMU2013/142 Photograph of a theater production or costumed event circa 1913. 
    Theater: Pictures from the 1980'sMU2018/78 Negatives and digital images from a theatrical production circa 1987. Pictures of preparations being made for another event. 
    Theatre: Alpha Psi OmegaMC2009/71 Posters advertising Alpha Psi Omega productions.  See MC2009/71 File Folder MC2009/71-PMOA: Plays, Musicals, One Acts.  These materials are part of the larger collection, MC2009/71.  See MC2009/71 for a complete listing of the entire collection. 
    Theatrical Productions: PhotographsMU2014/10 Photographs of theatrical productions and musicals at Manchester University throughout the years. 
    Thomas, Frances Smith: Memorial Service in Petersime ChapelMC2007/134a,b Student of Cordier, friend of Coretta Scott King and Yolanda King, educator, musician, Manchester College alumna, a memorial service is held in Petersime Chapel honoring the life of Frances Smith Thomas, 13 March 1999. 
    Thompson, RobertMU2018/89 The Manchester College related photograph collection of Robert Thompson (MC 1934). These photographs give a glimpse at student life between 1930-1934, and an aerial view of the Church of the Brethren Annual Conference at Manchester College held during the summer of 1929. 
    Timbercrest Senior Living CommunityBC2014/6 Minutes, correspondence, newsletters and other materials pertaining to Timbercrest Senior Living Community, formerly of Mexico, Indiana, beginning with 1968 dedicatory service. Other Timbercrest files from 1961 forward are also included in COB General Filing Cabinet: Timbercrest 
    Todd, Audrey: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph CollectionMC2004/729: Todd, Audrey 

    Photograph #36, Audrey Todd with diverse books, ready to catch object not pictured. This image is part of MC2004/729.  See MC2004/729 for identification of 46 pictures.

    Tour: Church of the BrethrenMC2004/702 Guesthouse in Schwarzenau, Germany, bill for food, circa September 23, 1957, found in a stack of materials of the Ida, Edith and Bertha Miller collection 
    Town of North Manchester, Newspaper ArticlesMC General File: Town of North Manchester Newspaper Articles 

    Newspaper articles dealing with the Town of North Manchester and/or the Town of North Manchester and the College.  Some titles are:

    At Manchester College, Conflict Resolution Course Set, 1996.

    Two Local Women Named Outstanding Young Women of America, 1988.

    Flat Tax Would Only Worsen Inequality, by Worth Weller.

    Town of North Manchester: History and DataMU2013/155, Folder 5 

     Article by Wilbur L. Dunbar, “Roads to Home Never Go Where You Want Them To." 

    Commencement Program for North Manchester Schools (1929).

    1990 Population Distribution in North Manchester with age-sex pyramid graphic -  56.1 percent of NM’s total population were women.

    Town of North Manchester: Main Street, PhotographMC2008/89 

    Main Street, black & white photo from the Kintner collection showing early cars and horses and buggies, same section of street in a color snapshot, 1990 Aurora.

    1. One black and white photograph showing Main Street with early cars and horses and buggies.

    2.  One color snapshot showing the same section of Main Street from the 1990 Aurora.

    Track and Cross Country: ImagesMU2017/50 Women's Track 1990-1991 and Men's Cross Country team images from printed publication. 
    Track and Field: History at MCMU2018/39 "History of Track and Field at Manchester College," by Steve Zellers, Charles Eppley, Harry Hochstetler, in partial fulfillment for Track Theory, Spring Term, 1965. 
    Track and Field: Newspaper ArticlesMC General File: Track and Field Newspaper articles about Track and Field events at Manchester College. 
    Track and Field: Posters with SchedulesMC2009/71, 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.  
    Trees: Biblical ReferencesMU2015/53 Workshop on "Trees of the Bible." 
    Trip: PhotographsMC2012/9 Contact sheet and other black and white picures of what appears to be travels within and out of the country by Manchester College students.  Some images might be from trips to Machu Pichu and India? These trips might have taken place during January Term. 
    Trueblood, EltonMU2015/136a,b wave sound D. Elton Trueblood addresses Manchester College on 25 January 1968 on the topic of "Trust and Mistrust." 
    Ulrey, Calvin: SchoolteacherMU2013/91 Calvin Ulrey [viewer's left] is identified as a teacher in this photograph that was probably taken prior to 1902. 
    Ulrich and Hoover: Family BibleMU2013/74 John Ulrich and Mary Hoover family bible listing marriage date and births. Also included is a patent right agreement. 
    Underground Publications: [The] Pine NeedleMC2002/163 [The] Pine Needle Collection: This anti-war newsletter was produced by Manchester College students and contained articles, essays, artwork, and poetry.  
    Underground Publications: Manchester Mobe to End the WarMC2002/159 Manchester Mobe to End the War Newsletter Collection. 
    Underground Publications: The Indiana Echo, Manchester College, College News, 1933MC2011/143 

    One encapsulated newspaper collage with segments from other newspapers and typed copy related and unrelated to Manchester College.

    Captions include:

    • Widow Sole Heir in Coolidge Will
    • Hangs Self in Barn
    • Relief of Sneezing Girl is Attributed to Own Will Power
    • Rosanna Huff, Sophomore, Chosen to Head State Group Next Year
    • Prominent Manchester College Senior Wins State Honors, Father Hears Son's Speech
    • Will Rogers Says--
    • Spartans to Meet Bluffton and Huntington Colleges in Twin-Bill Here Saturday Evening
    Unidentified Photographs: MenMC2004/569 

    Unidentified black and white photograph of a man in Brethren garb, dark hair and beard.

    Unidentified black and white photograph of a cleanshaven man in "worldly" garments - photographed in Rice's Studio, North Manchester. 

    Union Groundbreaking: circa 1964Neg10451 Photographs of the groundbreaking for the College Union, now known as the Jo Young Switzer Center. Also pictured is the remodeling of Wampler Auditorium. 
    United SexualitiesMU2015/133 Memos regarding Pride Week and the naming of the dance hosted by United Sexualities. 
    Values, Ideas, and ArtsMC2002/278h 

    Values, Ideas, and Arts records.

    Van Der Weele, WayneMC2010/28 

    Numerous programs, photographs, publications and items of interest about Manchester College received from Wayne Van Der Wheele, alumnus, MC Class of 1949.

    Manchester Symphony Orchestera, programs from the 1940's.

    One copy of "Manifesto," Vol. 1, No. 14, "Above All Nations is Humanity," April 1947, published monthly by the journalism section of Students for Federal World Government of Manchester College, Editor in chief, Cecil Powell.

    Van Dyke, JoeMU2018/29 Photographs, programs, memorabilia and personal writing that reflects the life and Manchester College experience of Jo Van Dyke, MC Class of 1935. A biography of the Life of Joe Van Dyke written by his son and daughter, Chris Van Dyke and Kathryn Kolb. 
    Van Winkle, Alma Rupel: Handbook and Cards circa 1898MU2013/100 

    A Student's Hand-Book of North Manchester for The Year of 1898.

    North Manchester College Prayer Meeting Topics - small pamphlet.

    The College Sunday School, North Manchester, Indiana, December 1897 - attendance and grade card.


    Video, Historical: Holl, Carl - Circa the 1930'sMU2013/90 This video begins with shots of Native American men, Chief Godfroy and his brother, along with President Winger.The football team runs out and the marching band plays. There are clips of College life in the 1930's and two segments are marked as Carl Holl films. The filmaker documents the May Day Queen and her court and various faculty/staff on campus, C. W. Holl No. 2. Probably film of a football (basketball?) trip to Niagara Falls to play the University of Buffalo - MC-21 UB-6. The movie shows a railroad track and train cars marked (in chalk?) "Manchester Special" - "We Got The Bacon!" Pictures of triumphant arrival back in North Manchester? C. W. Holl No. 3 - This segment documents a football game. 
    Vietnam War: Protest MaterialsMU2016/35 

    Primarily materials related to the national and campus observance of Vietnam Moratorium Day.

    Violence: Lemberg CenterMC2002/186 

    The Lemberg Center for the Study of Violence contains information on the race riots of the 1960s and originated at Brandeis University outside of Boston.  The archive was transferred to Manchester College on permanent loan in 1979, and was housed there until 1997, when it was transferred to the University of Notre Dame.

    See Also: Oak Leaves, 21 September 1979 p.6.

    Vogel, Tara: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph CollectionMC2004/729: Vogel, Tara Tara Vogel with white coat, stethoscope, and crutches, photograph #37 out of 46. 
    VolleyballPhoto Box 22 Photographs of Volleyball.  Included are pictures of Jan Smaltz and Cynthia Jackson. 
    Volleyball: Newspaper ArticlesMC General File: Volleyball 

    Newspaper articles about Manchester College Volleyball .

    Volleyball: Newspaper ArticlesMC General File: Volleyball 

    Newspaper articles about Manchester College Volleyball .

    Volleyball: RecordsMU2014/165 Volleyball Women's Volleyball statistics, records, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and promotional materials. 
    Wabash County HistoryMU2014/103 

    A grouping of materials related to the history of Wabash, and Wabash County, Indiana.

    Wade, Nora: Manchester College CollectionMU2018/37 Diploma and 1933 Aurora of Nora Wade, who completed the Two Year Normal Course at Manchester College on 26 May 1933. 
    Walker, Wilmer: CollectionMU2019/59 

    Wilmer Walker's photographs and Manchester College memorabilia and diplomas:Two Year Normal (1926) and Bachelor of Science (1939). Biographical information about Wilmer and Helen Walker.

    Materials related to the dedication(October 2017) of the Wilmer and Helen Walker Active Learning Classroom.

    See also images on Archives Network - Alumni File

    Wampler, Sadie Stutsman, "The Atlas Herbarium," A Collection of DrawingsMC2006/37 "Herbarium" notebook containing watercolor paintings by Sadie Stutsman Wampler.  
    Wampler, Sadie Stutsman: Play and PostcardDrama/Theater Filing Cabinet: Wampler materials  

    Sadie Wampler play, "Mary of the Alabaster Box, A Biblical Play," by Sadie Stutsman (Wampler).

    Postcard to Cora Shultz from Sadie Wampler regarding costumes for a pageant.

    Watson, Jonathan: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph CollectionMC2004/729: Watson, Jonathan Jonathan Watson with daughters Olivia and Susannah, Photo #38, one of 46 images in collection MC2004/729. 
    Wehner, James V.Faculty/Staff Boxes 46-48: Wehner, James Material related to James Wehner and photograph of Wehner playing a renaissance bass recorder (circa 1978-1979). 
    Weimer, Harry: PhotographMU2012/105 Oversized photograph of Professor Harry Weimer [Chemistry] in the classroom. 
    Weimer, Merle and Virgil: Memorabilia CollectionMU2012/62 

    Memorabilia from Mount Morris College and Manchester College. Autograph album of 1910 and 1911. Photograph album with early photograph postcards (circa 1910) of students at Mount Morris College. Some of these cards were sent to Mamie Wine of Cerro Gordo, Illinois. Manchester College Aurora yearbooks with autographs. Picture of Elder D.  L. Miller.

    Weimer, Orpha and Harry Collection: Manchester College Experience, 1927MC2011/189 

    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.

    Weller, Pat: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph CollectionMC2004/729: Weller, Pat Pat Weller with "Schedule of Classes," photograph #39 out of 46 images. This is part of the larger collection MC2004/729. 
    West, Dan: Display VideosMU2016/36 Videos used in the creation of the Dan West Display, Funderburg Library. 
    West, Dan: Family and Heifer Project Photographs and MemorabiliaMC2011/208: Janet Schrock 

    An assortment of photographs and memorabilia about Dan West, his family and Heifer Project. These items were given to Janet Schrock, Dan West's daughter, by different individuals, including videographer, David Sollenberger.

    West, Dan: Materials, Gift From Heifer Project InternationalMC2009/130 a,b,c Dan West File with copies of writings, DVD with clips of radio broadcases, pictures and video.  Photographs of Heifer Project in other countries.  These materials were gifts to the Archives from Heifer Project International. 
    West, Dan: Memorabilia and LettersMC2010/113 

    1.  Letter to Sabra written and signed by Dan West on Church of the Brethren General Brotherhood Board stationery.

    2.  Christmas letter from the West Family to Sabra and her family with a handwritten personal note on the verso by Dan West.

    3.  Exhibit A: One article by Sabra (Baker) Staley (Unit 11, 1951) entitled "A Sign Along th e Road."  This is a story about how Sabra came to join Brethren Volunteer Service and accepted an assignment in Castener, Puerto Rico, in years 1951-1952.

    3.  Exhibit B:  One color copy of Dan West's name and address in the family guestbook, circa 1952.

    4.  Letter with vignettes about Dan West and Sabra's family.

    5.  The story of the "henna-haired landlady."




    West, Don: PresentationMU2013/123b Poet, educator, historian, Don West, gave a talk at Manchester College.  He was the founder of the Appalachan Sourthern Folk Life Center. 
    West, Melissa: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph CollectionMC 2004/729: West, Melissa Office of Admissions: Jolane Rohr, Sandy Bendsen, Jill Biehl, Kim Reinoehl, Melissa West, Steve Schaum, photograph #42.  This image is part of the larger collection MC2004/729. 
    Williams, Leonard: Public Relations Wall of Fame Photograph CollectionMC2004/729: Williams, Leonard Leonard Williams with his American Liberalism and Ideological Change, photograph # 40. This is part of the larger collection MC2004/729. 
    Wine, Norman: CollectionMU2014/42 Materials related to Norman B. Wine - biography and related artifacts, diplomas, Auroras, Manchester College Bulletins reflecting his time with the Board of Trustees, congregational anniversary items for the Southern Ohio District of the Church of the Brethren. 
    Winger and Miller: Letters From Foreign LandsMC2004/635-1 Letters by Otho and Ida Winger to family members (Edith Miller, Amos Miller) while touring the world in 1927-1928. The last part of the collection are letters written by Bertha Miller Neher to Edith and Amos about her foreign travels. 
    Winger, Joseph: Family BibleMU2016/17 

    The family Bible of Joseph Winger and Elizabeth Showalter, published in Philadelphia by J. B. Lippincott and Co. (1861).  List of marriages, births and deaths included between the Old Testament and the New.

    Winger, Otho: Collection of Paul WingerMU2017/13 

    Objects related to President and Mrs. Otho Winger that were in the collection of their son, Paul Winger.

    Winger, Otho: Faculty ProspectsMC2006/13: File Folder Case - Faculty and Prospects Letters President Otho Winger's correspondence regarding faculty prospects primarily for the 1920's. 
    Winger, Otho: Memorial Fund GiftsMU2017/37 Financial data along with records of names and donations made to the Winger Memorial Fund. 
    Winger, Otho: Reports to State, Church, GeneralMC2006/13: File Folder Case - Reports: State, Church, General  A varied collection of Otho Winger materials containing a variety of information, including but not limited to: Reports made to the Church of the Brethren and to the government,Carl Burt being offered a job, a listing of salaries. 
    Winger, Otho: State Official LettersMC2006/13: File Folder Case - State Official Letters 

    President Winger's correspondence with the State of Indiana as he strives to certify Manchester as a "standard college." This involves heavy financial requirements.These letters also deal with State of Indiana requirements for teaching certifications. The story behind the abandoning of the Academy. Corresondence 1917 - 1928.

    Winger, President Otho: CollectionMC2010/200 

    Manchester College and Church of the Brethren related letters, pamphlets, photographs, Sunday school records, newspaper articles, interesting pieces of local and national history, diaries, wedding invitations, datebooks, publication agreements, resumes of applicants from the Albert Teaching Agency and more.

    Wise, AlmaFaculty/Staff Boxes 46-48: Wise, Alma 

    A biography of Alma Wise presented during a College Women's Club program (1997).  Also included are stories of historical interest regarding Oakwood Hall.

    Witches Glee Club: PhotographMU2012/108 Young women dressed up as witches gathered round an improvised firepit with pot. 
    Women's Cross Country or Track: 1983 Heat PhotoMU2017/49 

    Women's Cross Country or Track - Little State 1983 timed photo-segments of various Heats.

    Wong, AlbertoMU2018/69 International Chinese student, Alberto Wong, lived with the O. Stuart Hamer family during Alberto's time at Manchester College, The collection includes a photograph, correspondence, and Alberto's research regarding the retirement of Chiang Kai-shek, and the rise of Mao and the Communist party. 
    Wong, LarryMC2009/137 Wong, Larry Wong, Manchester College alumnus,  Class of 1951.  Speech, ""Every One of Them."  
    Woodson, Rod: College Exploration DayMC2004/133_19 and 21 Photographs: Rod Woodson of the Pittsburgh Steelers participates in College Exploration Day, 14 March 1992.  
    World War II: Civilian Public Service1943 Aurora, pgs. 124, 125 Pages in the Aurora that describe how "Manchester Serves" during WWII.  This section focuses on Civilian Public Service. 
    World War II: Physical Fitness1943 Aurora, pg.127 Page in the Aurora that describes how "Manchester Serves" during WWII.  This section focuses on "Physical Fitness." 
    World War II: Service Council1943 Aurora, pg. 128 Page 128 in the Aurora that describes how "Manchester Serves" during WWII.  This section focuses on the "Service Council," created to keep up morale and to soften the blow of war on student activities and to help MC adjust to the acceleration of the times. 
    World War Two - Record CollectionMC2011/132 

    A series of recordings done for Homecoming 1943.  They might have been pre-recorded for broadcast by WOWO Ft. Wayne.  They show the effects that WWII had on Manchester College.

    • War has taken 3/4th of our boys.
    • Intercollegiate football and basketball are part of war casualities.
    • College feels deeply the tragic effects of war.
    • 165 freshmen enrolled.
    • Enrollment of 270 women and 90 men. This unbalance among men and women makes life interesting (that is, for the men).


    Wrestling RecordsMU2014/165 Wrestling Spartan wrestling yearbooks, statistics, records, score-sheets, press releases, and other materials (1987 - 2007). Also grouped with this collection is MC2002/287, MC General File: Wrestling, and records from the athletic filing cabinet. 
    Wrestling: Newspaper ArticlesWrestling: Large Box 24c Newspaper articles about Wrestling at Manchester College. 
    Young People's Department: Church of the Brethren, Middle IndianaCOB Filing Cabinets: South Central Indiana, see Young People One letter from "Bidey" to "Prof" stating distress at Bidey's inability to find transportation to the Executive Committee meeting of the Young People's Department of the Middle Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren, 1935. 
    Young People: Middle and Southern Indiana, South CentralBC2013/7 

    Middle Indiana youth confernce programs (1939 and 1949) and a booklet, "What Our 'Y.P.D.' Is Doing." 

    Program, Southern District of Indiana Church of the Brethren Youth Conference, "Witnessing for Christ," held at the Muncie Church, September 1945.

    Young, Jean Childs: Materials and PhotographsMC2007/35 

    Materials and photographs related to Jean Childs Young: 1953 May Day Queen, Manchester College alumna, 1954, wife of Andrew Young (married June 1954), and Manchester College honorary doctorate recipient.

    Young, John F. Photograph CollectionMC2003/6  

    John F.Young Photograph Collection of students circa 1939 - 1940, 1941, including the "Hash-House Gang."

    Young, Menno and Viola: Collection 1898 - 1924MU2014/82 

    A collection of Manchester College and Church of the Brethren materials belonging to Menno and Viola (Rau) Young, who attended Manchester during 1898-1899.  Materials range from 1898 to 1924.

    Young, S. S.: Historical Family CollectionMU2018/71 The Simon S. Young collection of family photographs, memorabilia, and the books, "History of Christian and Catherine Buck and Their Descendants," "The Young Family History." 
    Youth Events Sponsored by or Held at Manchester: NewsclippingsMU2017/59 Events for youth/young people sponsored by or held at Manchester College: Competition for High School writers (1992), Young Author's Conference (1992), Jr. High School Art Exhibit (1992), Metro North Social Studies Fair (1992), Wabash Valley Youth Orchestra String Festival (1992), MC Poetry Contest (1993), Wabash County MC math contest z (2003). 

    These items in the Church of the Brethren collection may also be helpful:
    Click on the record's record number to see the full record information.
    TopicRecord #Description Summary
    Aged Person's Home and Mexico Welfare Home: Account BookBC2017/15 Account book for the Church of the Brethren Aged Persons Home of Mexico, Indiana (1920's forward), including funds transferred to the reorganized Mexico Welfare Home circa 1951. 
    Baldwin, Ferne: Church of the Brethren CollectionROBaldwinCOB2012/23 A collection of materials about the Church of the Brethren assembled by Archivist Emerita, Ferne Baldwin.  Some information deals with the larger church and its mission in Nigeria and other materials are related to the Church of the Brethren in Indiana. 
    Brethren History: Flat Rock, North CarolinaCOB General File: History 

    History: Flat Rock Church of the Brethren, Dunkards in Ashe County, North Carolina.

    Genealogical Notes on the Jonathan Miller Family.

    "Recorded Official Action of the Flat Rock Church."

    Camp Mack: Historical MuralsBC2018/29 L. W. Shultz describes the Church of the Brethren historical murals at Camp Alexander Mack. 
    Church of the Brethen Annual Conference: 1913 PhotographBC2014/16 Photograph: 1913 Church of the Brethren Annual Conference at Winona Lake. 
    Church of the Brethren YPD Summer Assembly: 1921 PhotographBC2014/15 Photograph of participants in the Middle Indiana District of the  Church of the Brethren Young People's Department, Summer Assembly at Manchester College, 1921. 
    Church of the Brethren: Assorted MaterialsROBCSeptember2012/19 A plethora of information on various churches and districts of the Church of the Brethren in the areas of Illinois/Wisconsin and Indiana.  Church histories and General Brotherhood Board topics.  Southern Indiana legal drafts and documents. Now being described under BD2018/2, BC2018/3, BC2018/5. 
    Church of the Brethren: BeliefsBC2014/5 

    Publications printed by The Brethren Press, Elgin, Illinois, describing various beliefs held by the Church of the Brethren.

    Church of the Brethren: Beliefs and StoriesBC2018/14 A collection of pages copied from an undocumented source.  It includes not just a description of Brethren beliefs, but accompanying stories. 
    Church of the Brethren: Direction, Future, COCUBC2018/10 1966 article by theologian Martin Marty  in "The National Catholic Reporter" in which he compares the challenges of the Church of the Brethren with those of the Catholic Church. What does the future hold? 
    Church of the Brethren: Direction, Future, COCUBC2018/11 The August 1966 article by Martin Marty [MU2018/10] was written during the same time-period as the 1966 COB Annual Conference. Should the Church of the Brethren face the future by ecumenical participation with other denominations through the Consultation on Church Union (COCU)? BC2018/22 includes documents of the Church of the Brethren's "Fraternal Relations Committee to the 1966 Annual Conference, along with a speech delivered by Wayne Zunkel on the Conference floor during the COCU debate. Also included: "An Open Letter To the Fraternal Relations Committee," "Report, Consultation on Church Union" (1966), and "Supplementary Report of the Fraternal Relations Committee to Annual Conference on COCU. 
    Church of the Brethren: Handbook of Style and UsageBC2012/9 Church of the Brethren Handbook of Style and Usage, Harriet Ziegler, Editor. 
    Church of the Brethren: Materials AssortmentBC2018/6 

    A variety of materials regarding the Church of the Brethren collected during the ages. "Academy for Church Leadership," Summer Intensive, 1987 - "Volunteer Service in the Local Church," featuring New Windsor BVS class with Dan West - 1987 newsletter from the COB Washington Office featuring Ronald Reagan and the Central American Peace Agreement - 1988 newsletter from the COB Washington Office featuring, "Civil Rights at Critical Juncture" - Minutes of District Meeting of Northern Illinois and Wisconsin, 1902, 1908,1940, 1954, 1955, 1960 - "Jesus Christ - Our Hope," Indiana Brethren Young Adult Retreat, 1976 (Warstler, Carter) - Three year Reading Course for Licensed Ministers - Eldership Ordination1965, Manchester/Liberty Mills COB.

    Church of the Brethren: South Central Indiana District MaterialsBC2012/5 

    An assortment of materials belonging to the Southern Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren.  Included are Financial Reports for the Mexico Welfare Home, 1952 - 1954 and Southern District Treasurer expense vouchers and bills for expenses.

    Church of the Brethren: Trends in the Central RegionBC2018/13 "Trends in the Church of the Brethren" (1949), "Trends of Central Region pastors and Congregations," list of members of the General Brotherhood Board and District Fieldworkers in the Central Region (1954), Number of people on various boards in each district of the Central Region, statistical report of pastors and pastorates in the Region (undated, but possibly 1954). 
    DeaconsBC2018/9 Materials related to the Deacon ministry in the Church of the Brethren: "Deacons in Biblical Perspective," by Galen Hackman, "Deacons in Historical Perspective," by Donald Durnbaugh," 1997 Annual Conference Statement, "Deacon Ministry in the Church of the Brethren." 
    Faw, Chalmer: Gospel of MatthewBC2017/4 Digital recording of cassette tapes created by "The Faw Team" and titled, "The Gospel of Matthew," by Dr. Chalmer E. Faw. Chapters 1 - 28 are included. 
    Gospel Messenger, Vol. 80, No. 40, 1931BC2012/1 

    Among other topics regarding events in Iowa and Nebraska, this Gospel Messenger covers the dedication of the Henry Kurtz Memorial and gives biographies of the publisher, Henry Kurtz.

    Hoff, Emanuel: The Message of the Book of RevelationBC2013/5 A special copy of the book, "The Message of The Book of Revelation," by Emanuel B. Hoff, Professor, New Testament Exegesis, Bethany Bible School, printed for the author by The Abingdon Press, Chicago, Illinois, 1919.  The book contains Hoff's photograph and special handwritten message. 
    Inner Peace MovementBC2016/18 The Inner Peace Movement was not studied or approved by an official group of the Church of the Brethren. The IPM was a movement in which members reached for richer spiritual insight but also stretched the boundaries of the main line church. 
    Ladoga and Ladoga Area Church of the BrethrenBC2015/3 Records belonging to the Ladoga Church of the Brethren and other area Brethren congregations [Scott, Union, and Clark Townships, and Montgomery County, Indiana]. Records include, but are not limited to, county membership lists as well as letters of recommendation and membership certificates. Multidenominational Sunday School statistics circa 1927. 
    Ladoga Area Church of the Brethren: RecordsBC2015/1 

    Primary source material for Ladoga area Brethren: Raccoon Creek, Cool Spring, Bethel, Mount Pleasant, Little Walnut, Bethany, Ladoga, including but not limited to: Congregational minutes, histories, sermon notes, financial records, and transfer of membership letters (19th and 20th century) including Brethren from Four Mile (Indian Creek).

    Ladoga or Indiana Membership LettersBC2015/4 

    Incoming letters of membership from the 1800's.  Names of traveling and transferring members are included along with signatures of ministers and officials from outgoing congregations. 

    Mack, Alexander: PageantBC2018/12 The "Pageant of Alexander Mack" was likely presented in the North West Ohio District of the Church of the Brethren in 1944 and depicts the historical theology guiding Mack's decisions and thought. 
    Manchester Church of the Brethren: 1998 FireBC2018/31 Footage and news coverage of the January 1998 fire that took place at the Manchester Church of the Brethren. Video footage of the new facility's construction on Beckley Street, North Manchester. 
    Manchester Church of the Brethren: Heritage CelebrationBC2018/30 DVD and MP4 copy of the 27 October 1991 Heritage Celebration that took place at the Manchester Church of the Brethren. 
    Metzger, John: 1898 Correspondence BC2018/16 A copy of letter written by John Metzger, living in Lordsburg, Los Angeles County, California, to L. H. Eby during March 1898 or 1899.  John had friends in Mount Morris, Illinois.  He soulfully writes on the death of Eby's wife, on books written on the topics of baptism and the Campdell and Rice debate, and closes with a description of his life in California. 
    Middle and Southern Indiana District Conference Minutes and BookletsCOB: Middle and Southern Indiana Minutes Church of the Brethren: A collection of  booklets and minutes from Middle Indiana and Southern Indiana District Conferences, including the last conference to be held in Southern Indiana 31 July 1971 before district restructuring. 
    Middle Indiana District: Minutes - 1878 ForwardBC2012/11 

    One notebook - Minutes of the Middle District of Indiana begining April 1878 - and supplemental materials.

    Middle Indiana: Women's Fellowship RecordsBC2016/7 Women's Fellowship Records for the Middle Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren, 1962 - 1972. 
    Missionary Prayer ChainBC2015/8 A chain-letter postcard (1906) from Lydia Metzger of Cerro Gordo, Illinois, to Miss Effie Montel, of North Manchester, Indiana, requesting prayer for missionaries. 
    Mount Morris Church of the BrethrenBC2018/24 and BC2011/26 Historical materials belonging to Mount Morris Church of the Brethren, including newsletters, correspondence, Annual Reports with statistical information, 1948 plan for church organization, and [BC2011/26] historical Souvinir Booklet and program printed in honor of the new church building (1923) listing elders, pastors, ministers, members, along with historical vignettes. 
    Muncie Church of the Brethren: South Central Indiana DistrictBC2015/6 Materials related to the dissolution and sale of the Muncie Church of the Brethren. 
    Nigeria: Postcard from JosBC2015/7 Postcard featuring King's College, Lagos, Nigeria on recto, and note from missionary in Jos, Nigeria on recto - written to Elder O. D. Buck, Franklin Grove, Illinois. 
    Northern Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren: Loans and NotesBC2018/20 

    Backup material and correspondence regarding Northern Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren notes and loans circa 1968 - 1969.

    Northern Indiana District: Women's FellowshipBC2017/22 

    Women's Fellowship materials of the Northern Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren.

    Ogan's Creek Church of the Brethren: South Central DistrictBC2012/15 

    One bible [1874] used at Ogan's Creek Church of the Brethren.

    On record book of church minutes [30 September 1873 to 22 February 1889].

    Questionnaires and information sheets.

    Peace Churches: Differing Peace PosturesBC2018/17 A memo written 2 May 1972 by H. Lamar Gibble to the WMC Staff of the Church of the Brethren General Offices, Elgin, Illinois. He reports on the diversity within the historic peace churches in areas such as matters of peace vs. social justice, classical concepts of violence as opposed to institutional and systemic violence, and the relative emphasis upon Biblical concepts regarding non-resistance and non-violent resistance. 
    Peace Oratorical ContestBC2012/6 

    One program from the Peace Oratorical Contest, 14 June 1930.  The program includes speakers and the the titles of their presentations. It appears as if all of the Church of the Brethren institutions had a representative at the contest, except for LaVerne College.


    Peace: "War is Contrary to the Will of God," 1951BC2012/3 Booklet, titled, War is Contrary to the WIll of God," statements by the Historic Peace Churches and the International Fellowship of Reconciliation, July 1951. 
    Sharp, Dr. S. Z: BibleBC2016/2 The Bible used by Dr. S. Z. Sharp of Fruita, Colorado in a sermon delivered at Winona Lake, Indiana on the evening of June 11th, 1922. 
    South Central District: Mississinewa German Baptist ChurchBC2013/1 Records and Record Books - Restricted - of Mississinewa German Baptist Church, 1950 - 1965, formerly of the Southern Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren. 
    South Central Indiana District: Historical CommitteeBC2019/2 Materials belonging to the South Central Indiana District Historical Committee 
    South Central Indiana: Women's Fellowship Treasurer's RecordsBC2016/8 Treasurer's Records for the South Central Indiana District Church of the Brethren Women's Fellowship,1972 - 1987. 
    Southern Indiana District: Women's Fellowship RecordsBC2016/6 Women's Fellowship Records for the Southern Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren, 1958 - 1967. 
    Southern Indiana District: Women's Work MinutesBC2016/9 Southern Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren Women's Work Minutes,1936 -1958. 
    Sugar Hill Church of the Brethren: OhioBC2018/19 A list of elders, ministers, deacons, and other individuals holding a position with what is probably Sugar Hill Church of the Brethren in Ohio. This information might have been copied from some other type of record, such as a report from a visiting evaluator. 
    Sunday School ResourcesBC2013/3a,b Church of the Brethren resources for teaching Sunday School.  Curriculum adaptable to children, young people and adults. Curriculum for adults. 
    Syracuse Church of the BrethrenBC2019/3 

    Historical materials from the Syracuse, Indiana Church of the Brethren, Northern Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren, formerly Solomon's Creek (also Bethany).

    The Brethren's Sabbath School at North Manchester: Record Book, April 1887 - January 1889BC2011/21 A record book kept of the meetings and collections of the Brethren's Sabbath School, North Manchester, Indiana.  This record begins on 17 April 1887 and continues through 7 January 1889. Some of the individuals cited are Albert Wright, S. A. Ulrey, Bertha Grossnickle, David Miller, Charles Delaughter and Sallie Baer. 
    White Branch Church of the Brethren: South Central DistrictCOB Filing Cabinets: South Central District, White Branch Photograph of the White Branch Church of the Brethren in the South Central Indiana District of the Church of the Brethren. 
    Women of SpiritCOB General File: Women, Programs For The program, Woman of Spirit, was designed" nurture women and enable women to be co-partners in the ministry and mission of the whole church."   
    World War II: 1956 Brethren Service Work in EuropeBC2018/18 "A Summary Report on an Administrative Visit Abroad to the Executive Committee of the General Brotherhood Board," by W. Harold Row. A look on many church mission and social service projects spanning forty thousand miles, thirty countries, four continents, and six major religions. 
    World War II: Political and Religious Aftermath BC2018/15 "Impressions and Observation of a Brief Trip to the European Continent, July 25 - September 18, 1949," by A. Stauffer Curry. 
    Young People's District Conference: 1926 PhtoographBC2014/17 1926 photograph of the second Young People's District Conference (YPD) at Camp Alexander Mack, 29 July 1926. 

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