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Title: Lawrence University People Files, 1847-2018View associated digital content.

ID: LU-RG00/001

Primary Creator: Lawrence University

Extent: 56.0 Linear Feet. More info below.

Arrangement: This collection is arranged alphabetically by last name of person.

Subjects: Lawrence University -- Alumni, Lawrence University -- Faculty and staff

Forms of Material: newspaper clippings, photographic prints

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection is composed of files on Lawrence University people, including administration, faculty, staff, students, and visitors to the university. Materials in the collection include biographical information, correspondence, personnel sheets, newspaper and magazine articles, and photographs.

Subject/Index Terms

Lawrence University -- Alumni
Lawrence University -- Faculty and staff

Administrative Information

Repository: Lawrence University Archives

Accruals: New materials for the collection are acquired by the Archives on a weekly basis and are added to the collection.

Alternate Extent Statement: 28 filing drawers and 262 MB

Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Property rights reside with Lawrence University.  For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the University Archivist.

Acquisition Method: Materials of the collection have been collected by the Lawrence University Archives; the date that this began is unknown.

Separated Materials: Folders were removed from the collection if there was already a collection of papers for the individual. For example, folders on former Lawrence presidents were removed from the vertical file and added to that president's collection of records.

Preferred Citation: Lawrence University People Files.  LU-RG00-001.  Lawrence University Archives, Seeley G. Mudd Library, Appleton, Wisconsin.

Processing Information: Processed by Julia Stringfellow, 2008-2009.

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Series 23: W
Folder 1: Wade, Jerry, Director of Financial Aid, 1994-?
Folder 2: Wahl, Ron, Conservatory faculty-organ, 1986?-?
Folder 3: Wahren, Douglas, Institute of Paper Chemistry staff, 1979-?
Folder 4: Waite, Stephen, visitor November 1979
Folder 5: Wakileh, George, visitor May 1988
Folder 6: Walch, Peter, Lawrence graduate of 1959
Folder 7: Walcott, Derek, was going to be honorary degree recipient 1982
Folder 8: Waldman, Peter, Lawrence graduate of 1996
Folder 9: Waldo, Helen Jane, Lawrence student 1899
Folder 10: Walesa, Lech, Convocation speaker, October 2001
Folder 11: Walker, Norman D., designer of Institute of Paper Chemistry buildings
Folder 12: Walker, Philip Doolittle, faculty-French, 1954-1957
Folder 13: Walker, Sophie (Lisle Lester),  Lawrence student, 1850s
Folder 14: Wall, Edward B., Director of Admissions, 1966-1968
Folder 15: Wallace, George, visitor 1972
Folder 16: Wallenfang, Ansel, Lawrence graduate of 2003
Folder 17: Waller, Margaret, Lawrence graduate of 1976
Folder 18: Walling, David E., Lawrence graduate of 1938
Written narrative (memoir) of college years, donated 2012.
Folder 19: Walter, Dale Elizabeth, Lawrence graduate of 1974
Folder 20: Walter, David G., Lawrence graduate of 1974
Folder 21: Walter, Dorothy, wife of George Walter
Folder 22: Walter, John Messenger, Lawrence graduate of 1930 and trustee, 1957?-1960?
Folder 23: Walter, Michael, Lawrence graduate of 1964 and visitor 1981
Folder 24: Waples, Dorothy, faculty-English, 1927-1948
Folder 25: Warch, Margot, wife of President Rik Warch
Folder 26: Ward, John F., faculty-Physics, 1971-1972?
Folder 27: Ward, Kyle, Institute of Paper Chemistry faculty, 1952-1968
Folder 28: Ward, Michael T., faculty-Classics, 1984-1987
Folder 29: Ward, Nola, staff Campus Life, 1981?-?
Folder 30: Ward, William R., Conservatory faculty, 1945-1947 and visitor composer, 1959
Folder 31: Ware, Kallistos, visitor October 1998 and honorary degree recipient, 2001
Folder 32: Waring, E. Graham, faculty-Religion, 1951-1987
Folder 33: Waring, Fred, composer of Lawrence song, "Go Lawrence Go," 1940
Folder 34: Warnke, Paul, Main Hall Forum speaker, October 1998
Folder 35: Warner, Malcolm John, London Center faculty-Art history, 1984-?
Folder 36: Warren, Angie V., preceptress and faculty - French and history, 1880-1883
Folder 37: Warren, Eleanor, Assistant director of dormitories, 1934-?
Folder 38: Warrick, Patricia McArt, faculty-English, 1965-1966
Folder 39: Washington, Booker T., visitor May 1914
Folder 40: Wasserman, Nadine, Wriston Art Center curator, 1995-1998
Folder 41: Watanabe, Saburo, Lawrence graduate of 1941
Folder 42: Waters, William, architect of Sampson House, International House, Hearthstone House-Appleton, and Oshkosh Grand Opera House
Folder 43: Watrous, Jerome A., Lawrence student 1859 and Civil War journalist
Folder 44: Watson, George Earl, Lawrence graduate of 1921, honorary degree recipient, 1949 and trustee, 1949-1955
Folder 45: Wattleton, Faye, Convocation speaker, November 1995
Folder 46: Watts, Allen, visitor March 1962
Folder 47: Watts, Edna, wife of Ralph Watts
Folder 48: Webb, Kristin, Conservatory faculty-flute, 1963-1967
Folder 49: Webb, Myrtle, director and dietician of residence halls, 1956-1969
Folder 50: Webb, William, Conservatory faculty-organ, 1928-1930
Folder 51: Weber, Thomas R., Lawrence graduate of 1962
Folder 52: Webers, Gerald, Lawrence graduate of 1954
Folder 53: Webers, James, Lawrence graduate of 1952
Folder 54: Webster, Barbara, Lawrence graduate of 1930 and Conservatory faculty-piano, 1930-1950
Folder 55: Webster, Edmund, Lawrence graduate of 1939
Folder 56: Webster, Margaret, honorary degree recipient, 1942
Folder 57: Weed, Henry Irwin, Lawrence student, 1870s
Folder 58: Weeks, Mary Elizabeth Richmond, Lawrence graduate of 1873 and wrote words to the song "Gone to the Summer Country"
Folder 59: Wegner, Gregory, Main Hall Forum speaker, February 1998
Folder 60: Weidensall, Robert, founder of Y.M.C.A. at Lawrence
Folder 61: Weiger, John, faculty-Spanish, 1957-1958
Folder 62: Weiner, Jack, Institute of Paper Chemistry faculty, ?-1975
Folder 63: Weiner, Lisa Neuman, Lawrence graduate of 1959 and staff Development, Director of Annual Giving, 1980-1993
Folder 64: Weintraub, Karl, Convocation speaker, April 1980
Folder 65: Weis, Leonard, faculty-Geology, 1955-1965 and Weis Earth Science Museum at the University of Wisconsin, Fox Valley, named in honor of his family
Folder 66: Weisbaker, Donald, faculty-Religion, 1963-1965
Folder 67: Weiss, Inge, Conservatory faculty, 1954
Folder 68: Weiss, Paul, visitor 1959
Folder 69: Weiss, William B., Lawrence graduate of 1942
Folder 70: Wekre, Froydis Ree, visitor February 1988
Folder 71: Welch, Iva, administration, director of dormitories 1933-1964
Folder 72: Wellenreuther, Herman, visitor 1986
Folder 73: Weller, Murna Wickert, Lawrence graduate of 1927
Folder 74: Weller, Reginald H., trustee, 1904-1913
Folder 75: Wellman, Carl, faculty-Philosophy 1953-1968
Folder 76: Wells, Edward, donor of Native American artifacts, 1999
Folder 77: Wells, Francis Boyd, Lawrence graduate of 1892, first student to receive a Bachelor of Music degree
Folder 78: Wells, Harry Lumm, honorary degree recipient, 1949 and trustee 1949-1955
Folder 79: Wells, Hope DeMott, faculty?Physical Education, 1945-1946
Folder 80: Wells, William, Lawrence graduate of 1975
Folder 81: Welsch, Thomas, administration
Folder 82: Welther, Harriet Dearden, Conservatory faculty-violin, 1975-1976
Folder 83: Welty, Jeanne, Convocation speaker, March 1950
Folder 84: Welty, Mary, faculty-drama and speech 1926-1929
Folder 85: Wensing, Kristen, Lawrence graduate of 1993 and Assistant Director of Alumni Relations, 1993-1998
Folder 86: Wensing, Mary, Lawrence graduate of 1962
Folder 87: Wenzlau, Thomas, faculty-Economics, 1958-1969
Folder 88: Werking, Richard, librarian, 1975-?
Folder 89: Werner, Victor David, Lawrence graduate of 1922
Folder 90: Wertheimer, Monroe, trustee 1909-1935
Folder 91: Werwarth, Marion Schmidt, Lawrence graduate of 1941
Folder 92: Wescott, William, Lawrence graduate of 1900 and national debate winner
Folder 93: Wesselmann, Paul, visitor February 2000
Folder 94: West, Allen, faculty-Chemistry, 1966-1993
Folder 95: West, Clarence J., Institute of Paper Chemistry staff-editor, 1936-1953
Folder 96: West, Cornel, Convocation speaker, February 1999
Folder 97: West, David, faculty-Biology, 1971-1976
Folder 98: West, Edwin, Lawrence graduate of 1932 and trustee
Folder 99: West, Robert M., Lawrence graduate of 1963
Folder 100: Westenberg, Richard, Lawrence graduate of 1954, trustee, and Alumni Distinguished Service Award recipient, 1974
Folder 101: Westfall, Richard, visitor March 1990
Folder 102: Weston, Arthur, faculty-Classics, 1919-1947 and  librarian 1946-1947
Folder 103: Weston, Lucy Derby, faculty-English, 1853-1865
Folder 104: Westphal, Rolf, faculty-Sculpture and Studio Art, 1984-1990, created orange sculpture of west side of Wriston Art Center
Folder 105: Wettengel, Elizabeth Fox, Lawrence graduate of 1933 and staff
Folder 106: Wetzel, Barbara Kollath, faculty-Elementary education, 1980-1985
Folder 107: Weyerhaeuser, George, honorary degree recipient, 1983
Folder 108: Wheeler, Laura Maude, Lawrence graduate of 1896
Folder 109: Wheeler, Nathanael Millman, faculty-Greek, 1879-1885, Athena stained glass window in Chapel dedicated in his name
Folder 110: Whinfield, Harry, preparatory student, 1854-1855View associated digital content.
Folder 111: Whiston, Irma, Lawrence graduate of 1914
Folder 112: Whitcomb, Richard, faculty-German, 1986-2003
Folder 114: White, Amy Schmitting, Lawrence graduate of 2000
Folder 115: White, David H., Director of Admissions, 1973-?
Folder 116: White, Edward G., Baccalaureate service sermon, 1941
Folder 117: White, Elwood V., Institute of Paper Chemistry staff, 1951-?
Folder 118: White, Enid, Lawrence graduate of 1913 and donor of open salts, 1979
Folder 119: White, Harry Dexter, faculty-Economics, 1932-1935
Folder 120: White, Helen Constance, visitor at Phi Beta Kappa 50th anniversary, May 1964
Folder 121: White, Ida M., Conservatory faculty-voice, 1897-1899
Folder 122: White, Jack, visitor
Folder 123: White, John F., Lawrence graduate of 1941
Folder 125: White, Richard, Lawrence graduate of 1913 and trustee 1936-1942
Folder 126: White, Stephen A., Lawrence graduate of 1965
Folder 127: Whitehead, Barbara Dafoe, honorary degree recipient, 1999
Folder 128: Whitehead, Ralph, Lawrence graduate of 1965 and Convocation speaker, October 1986
Folder 129: Whiting, Allen, China Symposium speaker, 1972
Folder 130: Whiting, Charles, faculty-French, 1951-1953
Folder 131: Whiting, Edna Fassett Babcock, Memorial Chapel Madonna and Child window was modeled after Edna's painting and is a memorial to her
Folder 132: Whiting, Frederic Allen, honorary degree recipient, 1931
Folder 133: Whiting, George A., trustee, 1905-1930
Folder 134: Whitman, Ernestine, Conservatory faculty-flute, 1978-2012
Folder 135: Whitman, James R., trustee
Folder 136: Whitney, Roy P., Institute of Paper Chemistry staff and dean, 1947-1979
Folder 137: Whittemore, Reed, Honors Day Convocation speaker, April 1964
Folder 138: Wichmann ,Russell, Lawrence graduate of 1934 and Alumni Distinguished Service Award recipient, 1970
Folder 139: Wickland, Carey, Lawrence graduate of 1963
Folder 140: Widnall, Sheila, honorary degree recipient, 1987
Folder 141: Wiederanders, Mark, faculty-Psychology, 1975
Folder 142: Wienandt, Flynn, Lawrence graduate of 1939 and Alumni Distinguished Service Award recipient, 1974
Folder 143: Wiersma, Calvin, Conservatory faculty-violin, 1989-1994
Folder 144: Wiesel, Elie, Convocation speaker, October 1987View associated digital content.
Folder 145: Wiesman, Tod, Lawrence graduate of 1986
Folder 146: Wilbur, Richard, honorary degree recipient and Commencement speaker, 1960
Folder 147: Wild, Payson, trustee 1956-? and honorary degree recipient, 1952
Folder 148: Wilde, Alexander, Lawrence graduate of 1962
Folder 149: Wilder, Nancy Jane, faculty-Physical Education, 1951-1954
Folder 150: Wilensky, Mike, Lawrence graduate of 1976 and staff Admission, 1970s
Folder 151: Wiley, Alexander, United States senator for state of Wisconsin, 1930s
Folder 152: Wiley, James R., AROTC, 1951-1955
Folder 153: Wiley, Jay Wilson, Lawrence graduate of 1935 and faculty-Economics, 1935-1936
Folder 154: Wiley, May, Lawrence graduate of 1904 and trustee, 1937?-1939?
Folder 155: Wilkeson, Vera, Lawrence graduate of 1928
Folder 156: Wilkinson, James, Lawrence graduate of 1977
Folder 157: Will, George, visitor May 1984View associated digital content.
Folder 158: Will, Thomas Elmer, faculty-Political Economy, 1891-1893
Folder 159: Willecke, Gerhard, faculty-Physics, 1942-1945, 1946-1950
Folder 160: Willem, John, Lawrence graduate of 1931
Folder 161: Willett, Arthur, Lawrence graduate of 1911, trustee, 1924-1955 and Board of Visitors member
Folder 162: Willett, Marguerite, Lawrence graduate of 1923 and Harmon Foundation loan, 1923
Folder 163: Williams, Barbara, Lawrence graduate of 1930
Folder 164: Williams, Betty, Convocation speaker, October 1982
Folder 165: Williams, Eleazar, owner of land purchased by Amos Adams Lawrence in 1846
Folder 166: Williams family, Lawrence graduates
Folder 167: Williams, Helmi Peltoniemi, Lawrence graduate of 1931
Folder 168: Williams, Jay I., Conservatory faculty, 1933-1943
Folder 169: Williams, Richards, staff Executive Chef, 2004
Folder 170: Williams, Rowland L., honorary degree recipient, 1947
Folder 171: Williamsen, James, Lawrence graduate of 1963 and faculty-Mathematics, 1965-1967
Folder 172: Williamson, Jeffrey, Convocation speaker, May 1986
Folder 173: Williamson, Marcia, staff
Folder 174: Willkie, Wendell, visitor March 1944
Folder 175: Wilson, Edward O., honorary degree recipient, 1979
Folder 176: Wilson, Harold, museum curator, 1928-1930
Folder 177: Wilson, Norman, honorary degree recipient, 1958
Folder 178: Wilson, Stephen, Lawrence graduate of 1968
Folder 179: Wilson, William Julius, Honors Convocation speaker and honorary degree recipient, May 2001
Folder 180: Wilterding, John H., Lawrence graduate of 1923, trustee, and honorary degree recipient, 1951.  2 folders.
Folder 181: Wiltsey, Robert, faculty-Psychology and head resident of Trever Hall, 1963-1966
Folder 182: Winkler, Daniel, Lawrence graduate of 1976
Folder 183: Winsauer, William, Lawrence student who died in 1986
Folder 184: Winslow, Minna Rogers, Lawrence graduate of 1878
Folder 185: Winslow, Richard, Lawrence graduate of 1952 and faculty-Spanish, 1958-1992
Folder 186: Winternheimer, Alissa, Lawrence graduate of 1993
Folder 187: Winton, Hi. William, Lawrence graduate of 1967
Folder 188: Winzenz, Karen Eltgroth, Lawrence graduate of 1963
Folder 189: Wirth, Heinz, Main Hall Forum speaker, January 1990
Folder 190: Wise, Louis, Institute of Paper Chemistry faculty, ?-1966
Folder 191: Wise, Tracy, Chief of Staff to the President, 2005-2008
Folder 192: Witherell, James, Lawrence graduate of 1936
Folder 193: Wittke, Carl Frederick, honorary degree recipient, 1946
Folder 194: Wocelka, Corinne, faculty-Director of Technical Services for the library, 1985-2010
Folder 195: Woeckner, Marjorie, staff secretary to the Dean of Administration, 1941-?
Folder 196: Wogaman, Chris, Lawrence graduate of 1998, folder contains list of faculty who have taught in Classics department
Folder 197: Wolfe, Annabelle, Lawrence graduate of 1939
Folder 198: Wolfe, Ruth Saeker, Lawrence graduate of 1920 and trustee, 1940s?
Folder 199: Wolfe, Tom, Convocation speaker, May 1985
Folder 200: Wolkstein, Diane, visitor, November 1983
Folder 201: Wolkstein, Gary, Conservatory faculty-piano, 1980-1986
Folder 202: Wollaeger, Charlotte, Dean of Women, 1942-1948
Folder 203: Wollwage, John C., Institute of Paper Chemistry graduate of 1938
Folder 204: Wolter, Karen Schmidlkofer, Lawrence student 1961
Folder 205: Wolter, Robert K., Lawrence graduate of 1906
Folder 206: Wong, Chew, honorary alumnus, 1966
Folder 207: Wood, Benjamin Dekalb, honorary degree recipient, 1936
Folder 208: Wood, Charlotte Robinson, Lawrence graduate of 1901
Folder 209: Wood, Grant, honorary degree recipient, 1938
Folder 210: Wood, Margaret Cooke, Lawrence graduate of 1919
Folder 211: Woodard, Herbert Booth, Lawrence student, 1894
Folder 212: Woodard, Susan, Lawrence graduate of 1973 and Conservatory faculty-piano,1977-1981
Folder 213: Woodbury, John, AROTC, 1970
Folder 214: Woodruff, John C., Lawrence graduate of 1971 and faculty-Theater, 1972-1973?
Folder 215: Woodson, Rose, Lawrence graduate of 1972 and staff Admissions, 1970s?
Folder 216: Woodward, Robert, Commencement speaker, June 1979
Folder 217: Wopat, Ronald, Lawrence graduate of 1978 and Intercollegiate Athletic Hall of Fame inductee, 1996
Folder 218: Worcester, Charles, honorary degree recipient, 1937, trustee, 1938-1956, and namesake of Worcester Art Center, 1950-1987
Folder 219: Worcester, Mary Southwell, wife of Charles Worcester and namesake of Worcester Art Center, 1950-1987
Folder 220: Worden, Albert Lyon, Lawrence student, 1859View associated digital content.
Folder 221: Worley, David, Lawrence graduate of 1988
Folder 222: Worman, James, faculty-History, 1872-1877
Folder 223: Wormwood, Phyllis, Lawrence graduate of 1949
Folder 224: Wright, Elizabeth G., faculty-Religion, 1957-1960
Folder 225: Wright, Ellsworth, faculty-Classics, 1898-1919
Folder 226: Wright, Frank Lloyd, visitor, November 1943
Folder 227: Wright, Mildred Friday, Lawrence graduate of 1927
Diplomas awarded to Mildred are housed with the Diploma Collection, LU-RG00-014.
Folder 228: Wright, Rayburn, visitor, November 1984
Folder 229: Wright, William, Lawrence graduate of 1925 and trustee, 1962?-1976?
Diploma awarded to William housed with the Diploma Collection, LU-RG00-014.
Folder 230: Wriston, Barbara, honorary degree recipient, 1977, and daughter of Henry Wriston
Folder 231: Wriston, Marguerite Woodworth, Dean of Women, 1927-1937 and wife of Henry Wriston
Folder 232: Wriston, Ruth Colton Bigelow, wife of Henry Wriston
Folder 233: Wriston, Walter B., honorary degree recipient, 1962 and Convocation speaker, 1981
Folder 234: Wrolstad, Marwin, Vice-President of Business Affairs, 1960-1982
Folder 235: Wu, Harry, Convocation speaker, February 1996

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