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Ernst C. Schwidder Collection

Identifier: sc.2013.01.14
Scope and Contents The collection consists of sixty-eight tubes of plans and drawings; six boxes of mixed materials including drawings, photographs, posters, and documents; four biography scrapbooks covering the years 1953-1974; a liturgical artist notebook; thirty-four boxes of slides that have been scanned; and an additional thirteen boxes of slides that have not been scanned; two boxes of unprocessed materials.
Dates: 1953 - 2013

Friends of Art Collection

Identifier: sc.2017.09.19
Scope and Contents The Friends of Art Collection consists of 5 archival boxes of documents and publications; 1 box of newsletters; and 2 boxes of photographs.
Dates: 1988 - 2003

Idael Makeever Collection, 1888-1986

Identifier: 1202
Content Description The Idael Makeever Collection is from the estate of Idael Makeever who lived from 1867 to 1954. Documents date from 1888 to 1986. The papers date from 1888 to 1953. The collection measures three linear feet and is housed in five archival document boxes. Idael Childers Makeever was a writer and her collection includes poems, short stories and books (both published and unpublished) which she authored. Also in the collection are articles and commentaries about her work; photographs...
Dates: 1888-1986

Katharine Ertz-Bowden Collection

Identifier: sc.2015.07.13
Scope and Contents Documents in the collection date from 1900 to 2015. The collection consists of eleven series: correspondence, scores, biographical information, photographs, programs, advertisements, scripts, newspaper clippings, negatives, posters, and lantern slides. These eleven series are arranged in seventeen boxes. The collection also contains eleven original wooden lantern slide boxes (housed separately).
Dates: 1890-2015

Record Group Collection

Identifier: a.2020.05.18
Dates: 1859 - 2020

Soul Purpose Collection

Identifier: sc.2013.08.30
Scope and Contents This collection contains 10 boxes containing master copies of all the plays as well as esssays writted by John Steven Paul, cast list, performance programs, prop lists, student papers, correspondace, and images. Not all of the documents under the Soup Purpse History Archives section are listed, as well as other documents for the Soul Purpose Archives section, but can be found within the Valparaiso University Archives and Special Collections.
Dates: 1987 - 2009

Swanson Family Collection

Identifier: a.2014.03.04
Scope and Contents Mixed materials, mainly photographs of John A. Swanson and Hilding A. Swanson, some prints of photographs, genealogy documents, scrapbook, postcards, Commencement programs, sticker, diploma, booklets. This collection is part of the larger Record Group 1 - Old School.
Dates: 1906 - 2014

University Photograph Collection

Identifier: a.2020.05.26
Scope and Contents This collection contains the print photographs within Valparaiso University Archives and Special Collections holdings. These photographs pertain to the history of the instution dating back to 1859 through present times. This collection does not include the majority of the slides and negatives within the VUASC's holdings.
Dates: 1859

University Postcard Collection

Identifier: a.2016.03.17
Scope and Contents This collection contains postcards of various buildings and sites related to the campus of Valparaiso University in its many forms. There are postcards dating from the early 1900s, all of the postcards of professors are from the pre-1925 period. The collection also contains postcards either sent or received by known Valparaiso University alumni providing a snapshot into student life on campus.
Dates: 1900 - 2016

Valparaiso University Student Publications

Identifier: a.2018.06.01
Scope and Contents These publications were created in part with or by Valparaiso University students in the Lutheran era of the institution (post 1925). This grouping only contains those publications within the holdings of Valparaiso University Archives and Special Collections. It is not a complete representation of all student publications that have been produced at Valparaiso University. There are (number) publications represented, some with single issues, others with multiple.
Dates: 1925

Wienhorst Collection

Identifier: sc.1997.03.31
Scope and Contents The collection contains 10 boxes of catalogued scores composed by Richard Wienhorst. There are an additional 14 boxes of unprocessed materials.
Dates: 1920 - 2010