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Accession #MU2013/2
TopicMount Morris College: Assorted Items
TitleMount Morris College Memorabilia
LocationMount Morris filing cabinet, IIS
CitationMount Morris College Memorabilia, MU2013/2, 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.
ProvenanceRobert Neher, Professor at University of Laverne
Scope and Content

An assortment of materials related to Mount Morris College, Illinois.

1a,b,c. Three snapshots of the renovated campus.

One picture is identified as the "Old Administration building."  "Mount Morris College."

Another is captioned, "Boy's dorm has been gutted and replaced with offices." "Mt. Morris College Where Bob was born, 1930." 

The third snapshot states, "Watt Kable publishing companies have taken over the campus." "Old Mt. Morris College."

2.  A photocopy of the article, "Mount Morris College Alumni End Tradition of Reunions." This also includes a short history of Mt. Morris College.

3. The book, "Memories of Old Sandstone," edited by David D. Culler. The personal stamp of Robert Neher in in the book.

4.  Printer's block with an image of Old Sandstone.


Date of AccessionUnknown
Bio History NoteBob Neher was the son of O. W. Neher, who taught at both Mt. Morris and Manchester College.  Bob was born in the Mount Morris College boy's dormatory where his father and mother served as dorm parents.
Archivist Note

Description prepared 3 January 2013 by Jeanine M. Wine.


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