Materials classified as Manuscripts consist of donations from faculty and alumni.
Found in 209 Collections and/or Records:
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.
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents Charles "Chas" R. Hutchinson's scrapbook contains correspondence, dance cards, Lawrence College arm bands and flags, handbooks, name cards, newspaper clippings, receipts, photographs, programs from various campus events, ticket stubs, and student publications. Hutchinson attended Lawrence College from 1921 to 1923. He transferred to the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York the summer of 1923. During his time at Lawrence he participated in atheletics and joined the Phi Kappa...
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents Charlotte Marie Lorenz taught as Professor of Spanish at Lawrence from 1919 to 1940. This collection contains some of Lorenz's translations: The Conspiracy of Venice, Year 1310, Historical Drama, by Francisco Martinez de la Rosa, "Letter by Gabriela Mistral to Eduardo Mallea about the death of Stefan Zweig," and a formerly bound work, "Translations from the Spanish." The collection also includes a text by Lorenz titled, "Literary...
Collection — Shared Box 2
Scope and Contents This collection consists of about 90 photographic negatives on glass slides taken by Chester Allen, Lawrence University class of 1912. Photographs depict campus buildings, student life, and scenes from around Appleton and the Fox River valley and date from 1909 to 1912.
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This scrapbook was created by Chuck Merry, Lawrence University class of 1957. It documents his 1956 Prom King campaign as the character "Charlie Carnation." Materials include photographs, newspaper clippings, and ephemera.
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.
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 This collection consists of the personal papers of Curtis Tarr, the twelfth president of Lawrence University. The papers are comprehensive, including a daily journal that Tarr maintained from 1964 to 1989 and correspondence sent and received from 1941 to 1997. Drawings in pen by Tarr as well as other writings are also included.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers documenting the research and teaching activities of Daniel J. Taylor, professor of classics at Lawrence University from 1974 to 2007 and alumnus of the class of 1963. Materials include correspondence, lectures and course materials, publications, speeches, photographs, newspaper clippings, and audio and video recordings. Some materials documenting Taylor's years as a student at Lawrence are also included.