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Current and Past Houses Collection

Identifier: LU-RG08-010
This collection contains materials documenting the houses on the Lawrence University campus, both those currently owned as well as those razed or no longer owned by Lawrence. Materials primarily include correspondence, newspaper articles, and photographs.


  • 1870-2017


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights and copyright reside with Lawrence University. For uses beyond those allowed for fair use under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.), please contact the University Archivist.


0.80 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Arrangement Note

Materials are arranged alphabetically by street name, then numerically for each street.

Method of Acquisition

Materials were collected and placed in the Archives vertical file prior to July 2005. The donor and source of the materials is unknown.

Accruals and Additions

Materials related to Lawrence University houses will continue to be collected and placed in this collection by the University Archivist.

Processing Information

The folders were removed from the vertical file, materials were placed in acid-free folders, and the folders were labeled with the address of the house, what the house was known as before it was demolished, or by the name the house was known as at the time of processing. Processed by Julia Stringfellow, February 2010.


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Revision Statements

  • 2013-11-15: Revised to incorporate folder of fraternity house photographs

Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

Seeley G. Mudd Library
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Appleton WI 54911 US
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