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Elizabeth Green Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-032
Scope and Contents The Elizabeth Green papers contain material relating to the life and career of Elizabeth and Albert Green, father and daughter. It comprises fifteen series and includes Articles, Biographical, Correspondence, Business Correspondence, Music Education, Programs, Travel, Books, Manuscripts, Music Scores, Personal Journals, Lectures, Media and Photographs.
Dates: Created: 1914-1988; Other: Majority of material found in 1928-1974; Other: Date acquired: 1987

Enock Dyrness Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-085
Scope and Contents The papers of Enock C. Dyrness contains one folder containing biographical material; however, the bulk of the collection deals primarily with his professional interests, including correspondence with Henry C. Thiessen, and later Thiessen's estate. Secondary material includes pamphlets and surveys about Wheaton College and various mission agencies. The collection occupies .42 linear ft.
Dates: Created: 1931-1969; Other: Majority of material found in 1944-1952

Jill Peláez Baumgaertner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-237
Scope and Contents Jill Peláez Baumgaertner Papers are organized into four series: Essays/Reviews, Poetry, Biographical, and Correspondence.Essays/Reviews contain material over three decades from 1972-2003. Poetry (published and unpublished) is organized by year and contains manuscripts from 1983 to 2012.  Biographical contains letters written by Chaplain Martin Baumgaertner (USAF) during WWII and Korean War, as well as, media and photographs.  Correspondence (personal) covers over fifty years from...
Dates: Created: 1972-2016; Other: Date acquired: 07/12/2017

Jonathan Blanchard Papers

 Collection — Box: microfilm
Identifier: RG-02-001
Abstract The Jonathan Blanchard Collection is a diverse gathering of items covering the family of Wheaton College's first president. Ranging from the scribblings of grandchildren to a petition for the abolition of slavery, they illuminate Blanchard in many roles: Minister, College President, Abolitionist, Anti Secretist, Reformer, lecturer, and head of a large family. Jonathan Blanchard's life in both the public and private realm is detailed. In addition to the biographical interest of the materials,...
Dates: Created: 1808-2018; Majority of material found within 1808 - 1893

Julia and Herman Fischer Family Papers

 Collection — Container: Books
Identifier: SC-117
Scope and Contents The material of the Herman A. Fischer, Sr. Family Collection was likely given to the Wheaton College Special Collections by Raymond P. Fischer, son of Herman Fischer, Sr. Most of the information in this collection spans the years from 1858 to 1934, although it includes several pieces from before 1800. The material is divided into several main categories, each related to Herman Fischer, Sr., his wife Julia Waters Blanchard Fischer, or one of their children. Other categories include Untitled...
Dates: Created: 1733-1982; Other: Majority of material found in 1858-1934; Other: Date acquired: 1991

Lyle Dorsett Papers

 Collection — Container: Books
Identifier: SC-083
Scope and Contents The Lyle Dorsett papers relate to Dorsett's research for an uncompleted project on Ulysses S. Grant from the early 1980s.
Dates: Created: 1851-1979; Other: Majority of material found in 1862-1911

Office of Alumni Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-07-009
Scope and Contents Records of the Office of Alumni Association include correspondence, reports, financial information, subject files, research files and publicity material.
Dates: Created: 1892-2017; Other: Majority of material found in 1942-1990

Office of the President Records (J. Richard Chase)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-02-006
Scope and Contents The records document the presidency of J. Richard Chase, sixth president of Wheaton College.
Dates: Created: 1953-2018; Other: Majority of material found in 1982-1992

Office of the Provost Records (Hudson T. Armerding)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-03-001
Scope and Contents Records of the Office of the Provost include departmental ten-year reviews, faculty grant information, faculty notices, academic committee minutes and correspondence.
Dates: Created: 1952-1965; Other: Majority of material found in 1963-1965

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

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Akin, William S., 1894- 1
Allen, Selima Blanchard, 1807-1892 1
American Association of Bible Colleges. 1
American Association of Presidents of Independent Colleges and Universities 1
American Tract Society. 1
Armerding, Hudson T. 1
Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women. 1
Baumgaertner, Jill P. 1
Billy Graham Center. 1
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 1
Blanchard, Jonathan 1
Blanchard, Jonathan, 1811-1892. 1
Boswell, James, 1740-1795 1
Buechner, Frederick, 1926- 1
Bundy, Edgar C. 1
Bunyan, John, 1628-1688. 1
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898 1
Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de, 1547-1616 1
Chase, J. Richard 1
Christian College Consortium (U.S.) 1
Clark, William, 1770-1838 1
Daystar University College 1
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 1
Dorsett, Lyle W. 1
Dyrness, Enock 1
Federation of Independent Illinois Colleges and Universities 1
Fischer, Herman A. 1
Fremont, John Charles, 1813-1890 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 1
Green, Albert 1
Green, Elizabeth A. H. 1
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. 1
Illinois. Board of Higher Education 1
Johnson, Samuel, 1696-1772 1
Julia and Herman Fischer Family 1
Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809 1
Melville Society. 1
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 1
National Association of Evangelicals 1
National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities 1
National Christian Association 1
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (U.S.) 1
Oberlin College 1
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Saga Corporation 1
Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863. 1
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. 1
Webster, John Calvin, 1810-1884 1
West Suburban Hospital (Oak Park, Ill.) 1
West Suburban School of Nursing 1
Wheaton College (Ill.). Army ROTC 1
Wheaton College (Ill.). Graduate School 1
Wheaton College (Ill.). Scholastic Honor Society 1
Wheaton College (Ill.). Senior Administrative Cabinet 1
Woman’s Christian Temperance Union. 1
World Evangelical Fellowship. 1
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