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Darien Straw Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-093
The Straw papers are organized into six series (Biographical, Correspondence, Financial, Manuscripts, Publications, Secondary and Memorabilia). The manuscripts portion of the collection comprise the bulk and relate almost entirely to his teaching career and include notes, grades and addresses. The biographical materials represent the second largest portion of the collection and contains personal and family information, as well as materials relating to the Wheaton College Executive Council, which Straw served as its secretary. The collection contains a few of Straw’s personal effects, such as a pen and rubber stamp.

Dates

  • Created: 1900-1942

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on this collection.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Extent

1.00 box

0.42 linear feet other_unmapped

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged by series with folder level control.

Source of Acquisition

Duplication may be restricted if copying could cause damage to items.
Method of Acquisition Gift

Other Descriptive Information

The Darien Straw papers provide a wide sampling of bits and pieces from the life of this graduate and long-time faculty member of Wheaton College. The collection contains elements of his personal and professional life.
Title
Darien Straw Papers
Author
Special Collections, Buswell Library Staff
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, Buswell Library Repository

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