Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 131 Collections and/or Records:
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...
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Scope and Contents This collection consists of records pertaining to the Navy V-12 training unit established at Lawrence during World War II. Records include reports, articles, photographs, a directory, commencement materials, staff information, and correspondence. Administrative planning records related to the war effort pre-dating the establishment of the Navy V-12 unit at Lawrence, including applications to other federal programs, are also included.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records documenting programs for off-campus study at Lawrence, 1963 to the present. Records document the planning and preliminary investigations for off-campus study programs in the mid to late 1960s, as well as the operations of programs at specific off-campus study locations including the London Centre. Materials include primarily articles, administrative documents, brochures, and photographs.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records created by the Lawrence University Office of Admissions dating from 1925 to the present. Records include reports and correspondence from directors of the office as well as a series of files on subjects related to enrollment, financial aid, prospective student visiting days, and other Admissions functions and activities.
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of administrative records from the Lawrence University Office of Campus Activities, primarily dating from 1975 to 2004. Records document the Celebrate! Festival, fraternities and sororities on campus, and other functions of the office.
Scope and Contents This collection is composed primarily of papers written by Otillia Buerger while she was a student at Lawrence College, 1934 to 1938. It also includes newspaper clippings, photographs, and other materials related the Ottilia Buerger Collection of Ancient and Byzantine Coins at the Wriston Art Center.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials documenting four academic buildings that no longer exist on the Lawrence University campus: the Academy (or Institute) building, Music Hall (or Peabody/Conservatory Annex), Peabody Hall of Music, and the Underwood Observatory. Materials primarily include correspondence, newspaper articles, and photographs.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of papers belonging and pertaining to Reeder Smith, an agent employed by Amos A. Lawrence in the founding of Lawrence University, and his wife, Eliza Kimball Smith. Papers date primarily from 1846 to 1895 and include correspondence, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, photographs, and records of donations to Lawrence University. Subjects documented include lawsuits related to land owned by Smith in Appleton and Smith's efforts to raise funds for a new preparatory/female...
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of materials documenting the history of Lawrence University's residence halls. Ormsby Hall was the first dorm built at Lawrence in 1889, and Hiett Hall is the most current dorm and was built in 2003. Materials in the collection include articles, building plans, correspondence, photographs, and information regarding construction and renovations.
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of the papers that document the presidency of Richard Warch, president of Lawrence University from 1979-2004. Items include correspondence Warch sent and received, meeting materials from the Board of Trustees and other groups, the president’s annual report on the state of the university, and speeches Warch gave throughout his presidency. Biographical materials, papers from conferences Warch attended, files related to buildings constructed under Warch's tenure,...