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Accession #MC2003/353
TopicNeff, Ida Fields: Memorabilia,
KeywordsStudent Life, Alumna, Alumni,
TitleIda Fields Neff Memorabilia Collection
LocationUnit 8, IS, Memory Shelves
CitationIda Fields Neff Memorabilia Collection, MC2003/353, 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.
ProvenanceIda Fields Neff
Scope and Content

Size is measured in inches.

13 X 2Birth announcement for Mary Joan, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Luke Hoff, on 28 April 1927.  Blue ribbon holds together two-part announcement.
23.5 X 2Manchester College Athletic Association membership card for 1919-1920 school year.  Ida Fields' card.  Margery Gump was Secretary and Arthur Morris Hoff was Treasurer.
32.5 X 4Invitation from Platform Reading Class to faculty and students of the Expression Department of Manchester College to attend readings on 2 April, 6 April, and 9 April.  Sent to Ida Fields.  Participants were Mildred Hoke, Anna Keener, Della Lehman.
43 X 1.5 and 2.5 X 1.25Two calling cards--one from Mr. and Mrs. Arthur O. Mote and one from Olive Erickson.
54 X 5.25Wedding program for Trude Mishler and Floyd Irwin, 14 December 1919.
64.5 X 3.5Envelope addressed to Miss Ida E. Fields, from Pvt. F.E. Dewart, a soldier during World War I.  Postmark is 26 September 1918.
73.5 X 3Envelope with Christmas card addressed to Miss Ida E. Fields, from Pvt. F.E. Dewart of the U.S. Army.  Sent during World War I
83 X 3.5Christmas card from Wormhout, France, 18 December 1918.  Signed "Fordie."
94 X 2.5Valentine's card from N.N.
103.5 X 5Reproductions of photos of J.E. and Nettie Miller
114 X 7Poem called "Whispers of Cheer," written by Ida Fields during her senior year.
12 Remnant from corsage.
13 Wedding invitation from President and Mrs. Otho Winger for the marriage of Ida Press to Rev. Henry Randolph, 1918.  From scrapbook of Ida Fields.
14 Photo from play, "Every Student," showing Lillian Moomaw and Myrna Flory Gemmeo (M.C.1911-12-13).
15 Invitation for Junior-Senior Reception, 1920. From scrapbook of Ida Fields.
16 Note of thanks from Mrs. and Mrs. B. F. Wampler
17 Letter from Sadie Stutsman (Wampler)  to Ida Fields, 1918.
18 Wedding invitation of Sadie Stutsman (Wampler).
19 Letter to Ida from a male friend who is entering military service, 1918.

Date of AccessionUnknown
Bio History Note

Ida Fields Neff graduated from Manchester College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1920.  She married Noble Neff '22.

Archivist Note

Date of Accession: Unknown.

Description prepared 22 September 2003 and last updated 14 May by Jeanine M. Wine.


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