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Theodore Crane Collection on Henry Merritt Wriston

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: LU-MS-184
This collection contains reproductions of materials collected by Theodore R. Crane while researching the life and work of Henry Merritt Wriston in the 1960s. The bulk of the materials are copies of speeches and publications by Wriston dating from his years as president of Lawrence College, 1925 to 1937. Also included are correspondence and summaries of interviews with Lawrence staff and faculty conducted by Crane from 1963 to 1966.


  • 1914-1966


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Lawrence University holds no rights for these materials. Researchers are permitted to use the collection for fair use under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) only. Requests for use of the collection for any commercial purposes will be directed to the Brown University Archives.


0.60 Linear Feet

Method of Acquisition

Donated to the Archives by Theodore Crane, 1994-1995.

Existence and Location of Originals

Originals are at the Brown University Archives.

Related Materials

See also Henry Merritt Wriston Presidential Papers, LU-RG03-005.

Separated Materials

Materials not pertaining to Wriston's years at Lawrence were transferred to the Wesleyan University Archives, January 2007.

Processing Information

Preliminarily processed, circa 1994-1995. Finding aid created by Erin Dix, 2016.
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Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

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