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Blanchard family.


Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Geraldine Kellogg Dresser Papers

Identifier: SC-130
Scope and Contents The Dresser materials comprise one thick "Memory Book," plus several small diaries, financial records and address booklets. The Memory Book is green, 6 X 9 1/4, and includes pasted-in items within the first half, leaving the second half blank. The items are Christmas cards, invitations, commencement programs, and literary society programs. The booklets, contained in a separate box, are dated thus: Diary, 1929-35; Diary, 1939; Financial Records, 1927-47; Financial Records, 1936-41;...
Dates: Created: 1927-1952

John Brobeck Papers

 Collection — Box: 28
Identifier: SC-112
Scope and Contents The John Brobeck collection (SC-112) is a compilation of materials detailing the activities of a professor of physiology. The collection is largely personal correspondence and other papers he has accumulated over the years through his work-related activities and through his involvement in various organizations. The arrangement of the collection is for the most part in keeping with the order Mr. Brobeck bestowed upon it before shipment to the college.Personal correspondence is...
Dates: Created: 1935-1996; Other: Majority of material found in 1950-1980; Other: Date acquired: 1999

Jonathan Blanchard Papers

 Collection — Box: microfilm
Identifier: RG-02-001
Abstract The Jonathan Blanchard Collection is a diverse gathering of items covering the family of Wheaton College's first president. Ranging from the scribblings of grandchildren to a petition for the abolition of slavery, they illuminate Blanchard in many roles: Minister, College President, Abolitionist, Anti Secretist, Reformer, lecturer, and head of a large family. Jonathan Blanchard's life in both the public and private realm is detailed. In addition to the biographical interest of the materials,...
Dates: Created: 1808-2018; Majority of material found within 1808 - 1893

Julia and Herman Fischer Family Papers

 Collection — Container: Books
Identifier: SC-117
Scope and Contents The material of the Herman A. Fischer, Sr. Family Collection was likely given to the Wheaton College Special Collections by Raymond P. Fischer, son of Herman Fischer, Sr. Most of the information in this collection spans the years from 1858 to 1934, although it includes several pieces from before 1800. The material is divided into several main categories, each related to Herman Fischer, Sr., his wife Julia Waters Blanchard Fischer, or one of their children. Other categories include Untitled...
Dates: Created: 1733-1982; Other: Majority of material found in 1858-1934; Other: Date acquired: 1991

MSS | Blanchard Family Gathering

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2010-1058
Dates: Other: 1888 July 4

Nora Emily Kellogg Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-168
Scope and Contents

The Nora Emily Kellogg diary is written within a booklet inscribed as "National Safe Deposit Company, First National Bank Building, Chicago." The black book measures 2 3/4 X 5 1/2. Within are printed maps of the U.S. and columns for financial transactions. Miss Kellogg uses the interior primarily for citing books read and class notes.

Dates: Created: 1914-1914

Robert Blanchard Fischer Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-155
Scope and Contents

The Robert Blanchard Fischer ('42) scrapbook has been disbound and it's loose pages are approx. 9 x 11. It's contents contain: commencement programs, news articles and program from Wheaton College President Edman's inauguration, literary society and homecoming programs, and miscellaneous newsclippings.

Dates: Created: 1941-1942; Other: Majority of material found in 1941-1942; Other: Date acquired: 2007

Selima Blanchard Allen Papers

Identifier: SC-101
Scope and Contents The Selima Blanchard Allen materials form a collateral collection to the papers of her brother, Jonathan Blanchard. Included are correspondence, diaries, account books, scrapbooks, and personal items ranging in time from 1836-1892.The correspondence spans the dates 1836-1892, with the greatest number of items dated between 1839 and 1853. Thus the main body of Selima's papers falls during a period which is often sparsely covered in the Jonathan Blanchard Papers. Since many of the...
Dates: Created: 1836-1892; Other: Majority of material found in 1848-1892

Wilhelmina Aveling Papers

 Collection — Container: Books
Identifier: SC-077
Scope and Contents The Wilhelmina M. Aveling Papers contains material relating to the 1928 Wheaton College alumna and long-time YMCA Secretary. College-related memorabilia includes photographs, wedding programs, class notes, and report cards. Memorabilia from her travels includes a pressed-flower book highlighting a trip to Europe, photos from a trip to the American West, and postcards. A typewritten manuscript called Agricola or Rural Righteousness is also included.  Other items in the collection, comprising...
Dates: Created: 1893-2010

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Collection 8
Unprocessed Material 1
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 6
Correspondence 5
Diaries 5
Financial Records 4
Literature -- Societies, etc. 3
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Memorabilia 3
Photographs 3
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Students. 3
Clippings 2
College students. 2
Greeting cards 2
Scrapbooks 2
Sermons 2
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Students -- Social life and customs. 2
Abolitionists -- Illinois. 1
Abolitionists -- Ohio. 1
Abolitionists -- United States -- Biography. 1
Abolitionists. 1
African Americans. 1
Alcoholism. 1
Amusements -- Religious aspects. 1
Aveling, Wilhelmina, 1907-1987 -- Correspondence. 1
Cartographic materials. 1
Catholic Church. 1
Christian biography -- United States. 1
Clippings Files 1
Congregationalism. 1
Essays 1
Evangelistic work. 1
Family -- Religious aspects -- Christianity. 1
Family Papers 1
Fischer, Herman A. -- Correspondence. 1
Fischer, Herman A. Jr. -- Correspondence. 1
Freedmen 1
Freemasonry 1
Freemasonry -- Religious aspects -- Christianity. 1
Freemasons. 1
Human physiology. 1
Legal Documents 1
Methodism 1
Missions -- 19th century. 1
Mormon Church 1
Mormonism. 1
Mormons -- United States. 1
Mormons. 1
Poetry. 1
Presbyterianism 1
Prohibition 1
Report cards 1
Revivals. 1
Sabbatarians 1
Sabbath -- Biblical teaching. 1
Secret societies 1
Secret societies -- Religious aspects -- Christianity. 1
Secret societies -- United States. 1
Sermons, American -- Manuscripts. 1
Sermons, American. 1
Slavery. 1
Spiritualism. 1
Teachers 1
Teachers -- Illinois -- Whiteside County -- Diaries. 1
Temperance 1
Temperance. 1
Underground Railroad 1
Unitarianism 1
Universalism 1
University of Pennsylvania -- School of Medicine. 1
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Course notes. 1
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Faculty -- Correspondence. 1
Works of Art 1
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