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Charles Breunig Papers

Identifier: LU-MS-198
This collection contains papers documenting the research activities of Charles Breunig, professor of history at Lawrence University from 1955 to 1986. The bulk of the collection consists of papers related to Breunig's research and writing of a history of Lawrence University ("A Great and Good Work:" A History of Lawrence University, 1847-1964) after his retirement from teaching. Materials include note cards, primary source materials (including oral history recordings and transcripts), drafts and galleys, content on floppy disks, newspaper clippings, and photographs. Unabridged and unrevised copies of the book, in both paper and digital format, are also included. Records date from 1961 to 2004.


  • 1961-2004


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Lawrence University does not hold the copyright for all materials in this collection. Uses beyond those allowed for fair use under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) require the researcher to secure permission from the copyright holder.


5.25 Linear Feet (7 boxes)

5.4 Megabytes

Method of Acquisition

Acquired prior to July 2005. The exact date, source, and method of acquisition are unknown.

Related Publications

See "A Great and Good Work:" A History of Lawrence University, Lawrence University Press, 1994.

Processing Information

Minimally processed by Erin Dix, 2016. Fully processed by Erin Dix, 2018.
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Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

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