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Anna Marian Williams papers

1927-1983 and undated

MSS 58
1 linear inch (2 folders)



Name of Creator(s):

Williams, Anna Marian.

Languages:

English

Access:

There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

Access points:

Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Students.
Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Roosevelt Outing Club.
College students--Illinois--History--20th century.
Courses and lectures.
Student notes.

Finding aid prepared by:

Samantha Crisp, July 2014.

Preferred citation:

[identification of item], in MSS 358 Anna Marian Williams papers, Special Collections, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois.

Repository:

Augustana College Special Collections
Thomas Tredway Library
639 38th Street
Rock Island, Illinois 61201
309-794-7643
specialcollections@augustana.edu




Historical Note
Scope and Content
System of Arrangement
Related Materials
Container List



HISTORICAL NOTE

Anna Marian Williams was a 1929 graduate of Augustana College, where she majored in English, and a native of Rock Island, Illinois. She was a member of the Roosevelt Outing Club (for which she served as historian), Augustana Woman's Club, Phrenokosmian Society, Handel Oratorio Society, and Augustana Girls' Athletic Association during her time at Augustana. After graduation, she worked as a teacher.

 

 

SCOPE AND CONTENT

The Anna Marian Williams papers consists of two folders of material. Class notes, 1927 and undated, contains Williams's notebooks for Elements of Logic and English 22, both taught by Dr. Edward Fry Bartholomew. Enclosures, 1927-1983 and undated, contains loose papers and clippings from the notebooks, including a 1928 copy of the Augustana Bulletin with Williams's picture; undated notes on the Roosevelt Outing Club; a copy of a 1959 article by Rock Island superintendent of schools Earl R. Hanson; undated handwritten copies of several poems; programs from various performances on Augustana's campus, 1927-1929; a 1983 letter from professor Ann Boaden requesting help in compiling a history of the Roosevelt Outing Club; and photographs, including a series of photographs removed from a scrapbook, 1928, of the Roosevelt Outing Club and the places it visited, a geology class and unidentified class field trip, campus buildings, and a groundhog in a cage, and a train station, 1983.

 

SYSTEM OF ARRANGEMENT

Chronological.

 

RELATED MATERIALS
MSS 19 Edward Fry Bartholomew papers


 

CONTAINER LIST

BOX 1


Papers, 1927-1983 and undated

Class notes, 1927 and undated
Enclosures, 1927-1983 and undated

 

 


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