Wilhelmina Aveling Papers
Collection — Container: Books
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 photos, Wheaton College report cards, an 1893 commencement address, and a wallet owned by Maria E. Blanchard, belong to Wilhelmina's mother, Julia Cook Aveling.
- Created: 1893-1987
- Aveling, Wilhelmina (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on this collection.
Conditions Governing Use
Duplication may be restricted if copying could cause damage to items.
1 linear foot other_unmapped
The collection is arranged by series with folder level control.
Source of Acquisition
Method of Acquisition
The source of the collection is presently unknown, but likely received from a member of the Blanchard family.
Other Descriptive Information
The papers of Wilhelmina M. Aveling focus primarily on her family life and student years at Wheaton College.
- Wilhelmina Aveling Papers
- Special Collections, Buswell Library Staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description