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Accession #MC2005/3
TopicManchester College and Mount Morris College: Photographs, Postcards, Assorted Materials, History,
KeywordsReligion and Higher Education, Religious Life, Clubs, Groups, Organizations, Music, Graduation,
TitleMt. Morris College and Manchester College Materials
LocationSee Archivists' Note
CitationMt. Morris College and Manchester College Materials, MC2005/3, Archives and Church of the Brethren Collection, Funderburg Library, Manchester University, North Manchester, Indiana.
AccessResearchers are responsible for determining copyright status of archived materials where this is relevant to their intended use of the materials.
ProvenanceMarlin Heckman, University Archivist, Wilson Library Archives, University of LaVerne, LaVerne, California.
Scope and Content

Mt. Morris College Material:

1.  Student Body and faculty pictures 1907, 1908 - identified on verso.

2.  Approximately 150 postcard and postcard size photos, 1909-1912 from the estate of Alice Gibble Brubaker.

3.  Other photos from the 1920s.

4. Baccalaureate Address 1907, "Jesus of Nazareth," by President J. E. Miller.

5.  Mt. Morris College Students Guide, 1927.

6.  Mt. Morris College Bulletin, August 1918, May/June 1929.

7.  Mt. Morris "College Campus," June 1919.

8.  Mt. Morris Mountaineer, v. 4 (1929-30):1-17, v.5 (1930-31):1-16 Wilson Library, University of LaVerne.

9.  Announcement of 1927 Commencement Week activities.

10.  Newspaper clippings about various Mt. Morris College reunions, including the "final" reunion in 1979 (final reunion clippings a gift from Miriam Beery, MMC Class of 1924).  Final Reunion clippings are stored in Small Box 31.

11.  Photos of the fire's devastation (part of Gibble Brubaker Collection?).  Mount Morris Cabinet.

12.  Portrait of Mattie Harnly.

13.  Newspaper picture depicting campus (1857).

Manchester College Material:

1.  Postcard, M.C. Mission Band, 1917.  See file folder section of photograph area, in order of accession number.

2.  Eight snapshots of campus and people, 1917-1929.  See file folder section of photograph area, in order of accession number.

3.  Commencement Week Booklet, 1925. Included with Commencement materials.

4.  Manchester College Bulletin, 4 (August, 1911):22, 7 (June, 1914):39. Included with Bulletins

5.  Program, Manchester College A Capella Choir, n.d, Arthur Kennedy, Director, V. F. Schwalm, President.  Included with A Capella Choir materials.

Date of AccessionUnknown
Archivist Note

Date of Accession: The collection was accessioned January 2005 but an accession page was not created until 11 December 2007.

Archives:  The collection has been divided.  The Mt. Morris College materials can be found in the Mt. Morris cabinet (IIS) by accession number.  The objects pertaining to Manchester College have been organized according to subject and have been integrated into the College collection.  Notations can be seen following the description in Scope and Content below.

Description prepared 11 December 2007 by Jeanine M. Wine and updated 8 July 2015 by Jeanine Wine.


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