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Franklin College collection

 Collection — Folder: S1544
Identifier: S1544
There are four letters concerning the invitation to Harold Brigham, Director of the Indiana State Library, to serve as representative of Princeton University at the inauguration of Harold Wellington Richardson as 10th president of Franklin College and his response, as well as a letter from Dwight Heath, Chairman of the Faculty Committe on Inauguration. The five-page, typed speech entitled "Inaugural Charge" by Assistant Dean, Harlan C. Koch, is also in this collection.

Dates

  • 1950

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Historical Note

Harold Wellington Richardson was inaugurated as the 10th president of Franklin College on April 29, 1950. Harlan C. Koch, Assistant Dean, gave the Inaugural Charge. Harold Frederick Brigham, Director of the Indiana State Library, served as represenative of Princeton University at the ceremony on Saturday, April 29.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed 2015/03/19 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield.
Title
Franklin College collection
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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