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Box 1


Contains 42 Results:


 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: Series 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The archive is arranged in eight series: one for each of the seven authors (alphabetically by last name), and the last series for societies which are associated with two or more Wade authors.

Dates: Created: 1981-2008

Tennyson, G.B. "Reporting of a Meeting of Some Friends of Owen Barfield" and documents relating to the Owen Barfield Society, 1981-2008

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1b
Identifier: Folder 1b
Scope and Contents

Dated June 12, 1981 and July 2008 respectively. 4pp.

Dates: Created: 1981-2008


 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: Series 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The archive is arranged in eight series: one for each of the seven authors (alphabetically by last name), and the last series for societies which are associated with two or more Wade authors.

Dates: Created: 1979-2018

The American Chesterton Society, 1996-2017

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2a
Identifier: Folder 2a
Scope and Contents

Includes overview of the society, 2 society brochures from 1997, 17th annual conference flyer and pamphlet, price lists, printouts of 36th annual conference email announcement, order forms, journal information, and website information. The society merged with the Midwest Chesterton Society and the Ottawa Chesterton Society ca. 1997. 22pp. (See also Gilbert and Generally Speaking in the Bound Periodicals collection)

Dates: Created: 1996-2017

The Chesterton Society (Top Meadow - Beaconsfield - Bucks), n.d.

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Folder 2c
Scope and Contents

Includes a membership form, aims of the society, and a newspaper clipping proposal for formation. 3pp.

Dates: Created: n.d.


 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: Series 3
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The archive is arranged in eight series: one for each of the seven authors (alphabetically by last name), and the last series for societies which are associated with two or more Wade authors.

Dates: Created: 1969-2018

G.K. Chesterton Institute, ca. 1995-2022

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: Folder 3
Scope and Contents 2 pamphlets on the Chesterton Review, various printouts about institute, printouts of 2010-2022 newsletters (stored digitally as well with the Wade's Digitized Periodicals), advertisment for Fr. Ian Boyd's radio interview "Chesterton & Eugenics" on June 26, 2016, Fr. Ian Boyd retirement announcement, financial appeal brochure, and website screenshots. 34pp....
Dates: Created: ca. 1995-2022

Midwest Chesterton Society (Barrington, IL), 1976-1996

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: Folder 4
Scope and Contents

Materials about the newsletter, flyers about a distributism discussion and the annual conference. Merged with American Chesterton Society ca. 1997. 4pp. (See also: Midwest Chesterton News in the Bound Periodicals collection)

Dates: Created: 1976-1996

Ottawa Chesterton Society (Ontario, Canada)

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5a
Identifier: Folder 5a
Scope and Contents

Note about All Things Considered newsletter. Merged with American Chesterton Society ca. 1997. 1p. (See also: All Things Considered in the Bound Periodicals collection)

Dates: Created: 1979-2018

The Arizona C.S. Lewis Society, 2008

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6a
Identifier: Folder 6a
Scope and Contents

Information about the society from its website. 3pp. (See also: Sehnsucht: The C.S. Lewis Journal in the Bound Periodicals collection)

Dates: Created: 2008

C.S. Lewis Centenary Group (Ireland), 1994-1998

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: Folder 7
Scope and Contents

1 copy of the C.S. Lewis newsletter, May 1997 (complete run, Nos. 1-19, in bound periodicals), "The C.S. Lewis Centenary Trail" booklet - 3 copies, printouts about the group from its website, and a "C.S. Lewis news" email compilation. 24pp. (See also: Events File archive and Article File, key terms: "Lewis Centenary")

Dates: Created: 1994-1998

C.S. Lewis Centre, n.d.

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Identifier: Folder 8
Scope and Contents

1 brochure.

Dates: Created: n.d.

The G.K. Chesterton Library, 2015-2019

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5b
Identifier: Folder 5b
Scope and Contents

Includes May 2017-May 2019 digital newsletters (5 issues) and May 23, 2015 fundraising invitation. 22pp.

Dates: Created: 2015-2019


 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: Series 4
Scope and Contents

1 folder

Dates: Created: 1982-2002

The George MacDonald Sociey (England), 1982-2002

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 19
Identifier: Folder 19
Scope and Contents

Informational cards and pamphlets about the society, minute meetings, newsletters, and a small packets titled "Visit to George MacDonald Country," September 1990. 28pp. (See also: North Wind and Orts in the Bound Periodicals collection. Orts is also available online at:

Dates: Created: 1982-2002

C.S. Lewis Fellowship (New Port Richey, FL), 1994

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 9
Identifier: Folder 9
Scope and Contents

Newsletters and Q & A. 4pp.

Dates: Created: 1994

C.S. Lewis Foundation (Redlands, CA), ca. 1989-2018

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Identifier: Folder 10
Scope and Contents

Brochure, notes on C.S. Lewis College, a brochure about the Kilns restoration, copies of Chronicles of the C.S. Lewis Foundation newsletter, flyer advertising The C.S. Lewis Study Center at Northfield, Massachusetts, job description of the President's position, and various documents about the foundation. 44pp. (See also: Wade Center video collection CSL-Y / VR-53, CSL-Z / VR-6, and CSL-Z / VR-9)

Dates: Created: ca. 1989-2018


 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: Series 5
Scope and Contents

3 folders

Dates: Created: 1969-2017

The Dorothy L. Sayers Society (England), 1976-2017

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 20a
Identifier: Folder 20a
Scope and Contents Informational brochures about the society, Issue No. 23 of the Witham and Countryside Society periodical (January 1976), rules of the society (1976), Sayers Review notice (February 1979), a booklet describing the history of the society after 30 years, brochures on the Dorothy L. Sayers Centre, meeting-related documents, financial statements, Dorothy L. Sayers notecards, flyer for Fencurch St. Paul Virtual Tour, and list of...
Dates: Created: 1976-2017

The Dorothy L. Sayers Society Bulletin, 1976-1977

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 20b
Identifier: Folder 20b
Scope and Contents

Early issues 1-12. 23pp.

Dates: Created: 1976-1977

The Dorothy L. Sayers Society Archives listing, 2012

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 21a
Identifier: Folder 21a
Scope and Contents

(Updated versions of this listing are now stored in the Resource Locations file, RR Alcove. Ask Archival staff for retrieval). 1 booklet.

Dates: Created: 2012

The Dorothy L Sayers Society Events (a sampling), 1988-2017

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 22
Identifier: Folder 22
Scope and Contents

Various programs and announcements of events sponsored by The Dorothy L. Sayers Society. 18pp. (See also: Dorothy L. Sayers Centenary archive and Events File archive)

Dates: Created: 1988-2017

C.S. Lewis Institute (Arlington, VA), 1992-2018

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: Folder 11
Scope and Contents Institute reports, cassette library brochures, C.S. Lewis Institute Annual Banquet CD (March 17, 2011), donation card, printouts about the institute, materials from the program "Ideas and Their Images: Reason and Imagination in C.S. Lewis's Mere Christianity" (Chris Mitchell, April 24, 2010, Atlanta Branch of CSLI), and email announcement for the C.S. Lewis Fellows Program. 22pp. and 1 CD. (See also: Knowing and...
Dates: Created: 1992-2018

C.S. Lewis Society of California (Oakland, CA), 2008-2022

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12a
Identifier: Folder 12a
Scope and Contents

Includes printouts from website and an obituary for founder David J. Theroux. 5pp.

Dates: Created: 2008-2022

C.S. Lewis Society of Chattanooga, TN, 2008

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12b
Identifier: Folder 12b
Scope and Contents

Printouts from website. 2pp.

Dates: Created: 2008

Memphis C.S. Lewis Society, TN, 2008

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12e
Identifier: Folder 12e
Scope and Contents

Printouts from website. 2pp.

Dates: Created: 2008

The New York C.S. Lewis Society (New York, NY), 1969-2008

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 13
Identifier: Folder 13
Scope and Contents Charter of the society, early society publications, list of Bulletin back issues, Lewis weekend poster (1977), Lewis quote card, Suggestions for a "C.S. Lewis Question Box" (1970). NY Times article: "Gathering Once a Month for a Voyage to Narnia" (February 21, 2007), and printout of website homepage and bi-monthly bulletin. 53pp. (See also: The Bulletin of the New York C.S. Lewis...
Dates: Created: 1969-2008

The Oxford University C.S. Lewis Society (Oxford, England), 1998-2018

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 14
Identifier: Folder 14
Scope and Contents

Website printouts, documents about the society, and "The C.S. Lewis Centenary Stone" pamphlet. Also includes a list of Society meetings 1982-2018. 32pp. (See also: The Chronicle of the Oxford University C.S. Lewis Society in the Bound Periodicals collection)

Dates: Created: 1998-2018

The Portland C.S. Lewis Society (Portland, OR), 1992

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 15
Identifier: Folder 15
Scope and Contents

One issue of the Chronicles of the Portland C.S. Lewis Society, a questionnaire, and by-laws. 12pp.

Dates: Created: 1992

The Southern California C.S. Lewis Society, 1975-2008

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 16
Identifier: Folder 16
Scope and Contents

Charter and bylaws, 2 brochures, website printouts, and letters from the society. 28pp. (See also: The Lamp-Post in the Bound Periodicals collection)

Dates: Created: 1975-2008

The Southern California C.S. Lewis Society, 1990-1998

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 17
Identifier: Folder 17
Scope and Contents

Newsletters 1-17, 19-22. Includes duplicates of 8,10,14, and 16. 25pp.

Dates: Created: 1990-1998

The Toronto C.S. Lewis Society, 1995-2010

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 18a
Identifier: Folder 18a
Scope and Contents

Documents about the society, journal, and events. 9pp. (See also: Pilgrimage in the Bound Periodicals collection)

Dates: Created: 1995-2010

NE Ohio C.S. Lewis Society, 2016

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 18b
Identifier: Folder 18b
Scope and Contents

Started by Methodist pastor, William Weinland in 1970's and ended in 2011. Archive includes letter to Laura Schmidt from Mike Frank, a society member, and two papers he wrote and delivered at the society. Letter includes reference to Dr. Andrew Burgess of University of New Mexico and Case Western Reserve University, as well as Dr. Paul Holmer of Yale Divinity School and author of C.S. Lewis: The Shape of his Faith and Thought. 28pp.

Dates: Created: 2016

Owen Barfield Literary Estate

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1a
Identifier: Folder 1a
Scope and Contents

11 estate pamphlets with facts and pictures of Owen Barfield. Undated.

Dates: Created: 1981-2008

The Australian Chesterton Society, 2015-2019

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Folder 2b
Scope and Contents

Note from Society President, bookmark, and "About us." 4pp.

Dates: Created: 2015-2019

G.K. Chesterton Collection, 2020-2023

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2d
Identifier: Folder 2d
Scope and Contents

3 newsletters. 9pp.

Dates: Created: 2020-2023

G.K. Chesterton Society of British Columbia, 1993-2002

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3a
Identifier: Folder 3a
Scope and Contents

Correspondance between Society and the Wade Center concerning the B.C. Chesterton Bulletin. 5pp.

Dates: Created: 1993-2002

The Alexandria C.S. Lewis Society, 2008

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: Folder 6
Scope and Contents

A notice regarding society bulletin. (See also: Lewisiana Louisianain Wade Center's Periodicals collection). 1p.

Dates: Created: 2008

C.S. Lewis Society of Princeton University, 1975-1980

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12c
Identifier: Folder 12c
Scope and Contents

Brochure, newsletter, cassette order form, and article "The C.S. Lewis Society" by Alberto R. Coll '77 (ca. after 1977 and possibly in Prospect journal). 7pp.

Dates: Created: 1975-1980

Japan C.S. Association, 1986-1988

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12d
Identifier: Folder 12d
Scope and Contents

1st two issues of newsletter, October 4, 1986 and April 23, 1988. 2pp. Society secretary general Kazuo Takeno.

Dates: Created: 1986-1988

Author Societies Archive

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Wade-A-14 through A-15

The materials in this archive relate to groups and societies dedicated to promoting the works and lives of the seven authors inĀ  the Wade Center's collections.

Dates: Created: 1965-2019