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Mary Ruth Howes Scrapbooks

 Collection — Box: 1and3
Identifier: SC-184
The three Mary Ruth Howes ('53) scrapbooks contain clippings, memorabilia and campus-related programs. The first is an 11 x 14 white covered album, bound with gold cord with Wheaton College and the college seal in blue felt lettering. It covers the 1949-1950 academic year and includes athletic programs and clippings of the 1950 Revival, and groundbreaking for the Nicholas Library and Memorial Student Center. The second scrapbook is 12x12, deep red in color and covered with roses. It covers Howes' senior year and includes photos and annotations of the Black Hills, newsclippings, postcards and memorabilia from 1952-53. The final scrapbook #3 is a large 12

Dates

  • Created: 1949-1959
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1949-1959
  • Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2008

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

There are no specific restrictions on this collection.

Conditions Governing Use

Duplication may be restricted if copying could cause damage to items.

Extent

3.00 scrapbooks

1 linear foot other_unmapped

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged with item level control.

Source of Acquisition

The provenance of the Mary Ruth Howes scrapbooks are currently unknown.
Method of Acquisition Gift
Title
Mary Ruth Howes Scrapbooks
Author
Special Collections, Buswell Library Staff
Date
00/00/2008
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, Buswell Library Repository

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