Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 194 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The Chandler Rowe Papers contain Rowe's Master of Arts dissertation, "The Wheatley Ridge Site: Its Relation to the Mogollon Culture of Southwestern New Mexico"; anthropological and archaeological publications he collected over the years, including those published by his Lawrence University colleagues; newspaper clippings; personal field notes, studies, and information regarding his anthropological and archaeological areas of interest; photographs; and correspondence. Dr. Rowe joined the...
Scope and Contents 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...
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials documenting the tenure of Charles M. Brooks, Jr. as professor of art and architecture at Lawrence University from 1946 to 1973. Some materials from Brooks' service in the U.S. Navy prior to his appointment at Lawrence are also included. Papers include articles and biographical information, correspondence, teaching materials, and photographs.
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of records documenting Lawrence University classes, including Commencement materials, alumni correspondence, photographs, class directories, and retrospective directories developed for reunions. Materials date from the year of the first graduating class in 1857 to the present. A time capsule from the classes of 1961 and 2011, to be opened in 2061, is also included.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials documenting the professional life of actress Colleen Dewhurst. Dewhurst attended Milwaukee-Downer College as a member of the class of 1946. The collection contains primarily newspaper articles and photographs, as well as playbills, letters, a poster, and a television script.
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials documenting Lawrence Univerisity's participation in the General Electric College Bowl, a nationally televised quiz show, in the late 1960s. Materials include articles, correspondence, photographs, and programs.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials related to several members of the Colman family who attended or were otherwise connected with Lawrence University since its founding, including Henry Root Colman, Henry Colman, and Lucinda Darling Colman. The bulk of the collection consists of Lucinda Darling Colman's handwritten "Memory Pictures," written between 1923 and 1930. Colman recalls her childhood, attending Lawrence in the 1850s, and her travels on the west and east coasts from 1906 through 1914....
Scope and Contents The collection consists of records documenting Commencement ceremonies from 1857 to the present. Records from years prior to 1926 include programs and announcements from Commencement ceremonies and other academic exhibitions. Files from 1926 onward represent Commencement-related records created and maintained by the Office of the President and include materials such as correspondence, citations of awards and honorary degrees, planning documents, and photographs.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of subject files documenting departments, ensembles, events, and general history of the Conservatory of Music at Lawrence University, dating from 1868 to the present. Materials primarily include newspaper clippings, photographs, programs, and brochures.
Scope and Contents This collection includes materials documenting the annual convocation series at Lawrence University dating from 1880 to the present. The bulk of the collection consists of convocation programs. Other materials include articles, photographs, and the text of matriculation convocation speeches.