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Articles, circa 1963-1964

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: Folder 5
The collection contains records documenting the 1964 consolidation of Milwaukee-Downer College with Lawrence College to form Lawrence University. Official and legal documents, correspondence between the two institutions regarding the logistics of transferring people and materials, financial records, and publications describing the consolidation, including newspaper articles, are included. The bulk of the records date from 1963 to 1965, but materials discussing the future of Milwaukee-Downer that pre-date the consolidation, as well as materials documenting anniversaries of the consolidation, are also included.


  • circa 1963-1964

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Student files in Box 4 are restricted until 2042, and faculty files in Box 4 are restricted until 2039.


From the Collection: 1.20 Linear Feet (4 boxes)


Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

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