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SC. Buswell Library Special Collections

 Record Group
Identifier: SC

Found in 655 Collections and/or Records:

Wheaton College Faculty and Alumni Publications

 Collection
Identifier: SC-002
Scope and Contents The Faculty and Alumni collection consists of published scholarly or artistic productions from the Wheaton College alumni and past and present faculty. The collection also serves as a manuscripts holding collection until individual manuscript materials grow to the point of warranting an individual collection. The contents of the Faculty/Alumni Collection may be searched in the library catalog as keyword: SC/2
Dates: Other: 0000

Wheaton Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SC-110
Scope and Contents The Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) Records are composed of three minutes record books from 1906-1956 of the Wheaton WCTU's chapter meetings.
Dates: Created: 1906-1956; Other: Date acquired:2000

Wilhelmina Aveling Papers

 Collection — 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

William H. Leslie Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-075
Scope and Contents The William Leslie Papers offer a rare primary source for urban ministry. The collection is organized with five main series (Biographical, Ministry, Correspondence, Publications and Media). The Biographical series contains material relating to travel and education with the education sub-series containing the bulk of the series and is composed of materials from Leslie's graduate studies. The Ministry series is the largest single series detailing Leslie's ministry and further organized into...
Dates: Created: 1960-2015; Other: Date acquired: 1994

William S. Akin Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-001
Scope and Contents This collection highlights the life and work of a book-collector and contains reviews, letters, and articles collected over the years as Mr. Akin sought out and acquired desired works. The non-monographic portion of the collection measures over seven (7) linear feet, while monographs number over 4,000, with a special emphases upon British literature, including Lewis Carroll, James Boswell, Samuel Johnson, and John Bunyan, and Americana, including a first British printing of Lewis and Clark's...
Dates: Created: 1921-1999; Other: Majority of material found in 1950-1976; Other: Date acquired: 1968