Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:
George Walter Papers
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of the papers of George Walter, a Lawrence University alumnus, class of 1936, and faculty member from 1946 to 1975. The collection includes creative writing from Walter's time as a student at Lawrence, files that document his time as a professor of education and Dean of Men, and materials from his involvement with the Upward Bound program for at-risk high school students. Walter was also well known for his motivational speaking abilities regionally and nationally;...
Found in: Lawrence University Archives / George Walter Papers
Henry Merritt Wriston Presidential Papers
Abstract This collection is composed of the papers that document the presidency of Henry Merritt Wriston, president of Lawrence University from 1925 to 1937. Materials include both incoming and outgoing correspondence, speeches and statements Wriston gave while at Lawrence University, and publications he wrote during his presidency. Correspondence between Wriston and Lawrence after his presidency is also included. The inauguration of Wriston is documented through programs and correspondence from other...
Henry Wriston speech given at Lawrence University's 125th anniversary celebration
Jill Beck Presidential Papers
Collection — Box 4
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of the papers of Jill Beck, President of Lawrence University from 2004 to 2013. The collection primarily documents Beck's presidency from her selection through her departure. Materials are in both paper and digital format and include articles and biographical information, documentation of Beck's installation, correspondence, and speeches and writings.
John F. Kennedy in Memorial Union
Judith Sarnecki Papers
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers documenting Judith Sarnecki's tenure as professor of French at Lawrence University from 1985 to 1987 and 1990 to 2010. Materials include correspondence, course syllabi, seminar materials, publications and book reviews, conference speeches and papers, newspaper clippings, and photographs. An audio recording from a Davenport, IA radio station interview with Sarnecki is also included.
Found in: Lawrence University Archives / Judith Sarnecki Papers
Lawrence Longley Papers
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials documenting Lawrence Longley's tenure as professor of Government at Lawrence University, 1965 to 2002. Materials include publications, speeches, correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, and information regarding Longley's memorial services. Longley's "Working Papers on Comparative Legislative Studies" volumes I-IV are also included.
Found in: Lawrence University Archives / Lawrence Longley Papers
Lyman Junius Nash Papers
Scope and Contents This collection contains the papers of Lyman Junius Nash, Lawrence University class of 1870. It includes orations given at the Junior Exhibition in 1869, at the Phoenix literary society banquet in 1871, and for Nash's master's degree in 1873. It also includes a scrapbook containing newspaper articles and programs from events at Lawrence University.
Found in: Lawrence University Archives / Lyman Junius Nash Papers
Mojmir Povolny Papers
Scope and Contents The collection contains materials documenting the tenure of Mojmir Povolny as professor of government at Lawrence University, 1957 to 1987. Speeches, correspondence, articles, Eastern European models of Europe, and a typescript of his dissertation are included. Notes and information on classes Povolny taught, such as Freshman Studies, are also contained in the collection. Materials regarding Povolny’s appointment to Lawrence and notes from faculty meetings are also included. Materials from...
Found in: Lawrence University Archives / Mojmir Povolny Papers
Nathan Pusey Presidential Papers
Abstract This collection is composed of the papers that document the presidency of Nathan Pusey, president of Lawrence University from 1944-1953. Materials include both incoming and outgoing correspondence of Pusey, speeches he gave while at Lawrence University, and photographs of Pusey while he was at Lawrence and when he visited Lawrence after leaving as president. The inauguration of Pusey is documented through programs, photographs, and correspondence. Articles, correspondence, and photographs of...