Witmer Collection, 1931-1997

Accession number: 2010-04-15

Date Finding Aid Created:May 2010

Inclusive Dates: 1931-1997

Creator: Created and accumulated by Gladys Witmer (later Gladys Daniels)

Extent: One box, .2 linear feet.

Shelf: 17

Box: Witmer

Repository:
Edinboro University Archives
Baron-Forness Library
Edinboro University
Edinboro, PA 16444

Abstract:
The collection ranges from 1933 to 1997. During the early years Ms. Witmer was an art student at Edinboro State Normal School. In her later years she resided in a nursing home. The documents reflect the activity of those years. Witmer is her maiden name, her married name is Daniels.

Acquisition Information: The collection was first donated to Edinboro's development office. Barb Kantz, who works there, transfered the materials to university archives.

Preferred Citation:
Edinboro University Archives, Witmer Collection

Access Restrictions:
Available to researchers for use in the unversity archive.

Copyright:
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Alternative Format: None

Scope and Content Notes:
This is a small collection of 9 folders of varying types of materials. A couple of items worth noting, there two 1931 student newspapers that are not included in the University Archives Newspaper Collection. There is also a 1935 teaching contract for Conewango Township. In it is typed the agreement that should Ms. Witmer get married she would be terminated immediately.

Controlled Access Terms:

Teachers colleges
Art
Witmer, Gladys
Daniels, Gladys
Edinboro State Normal School
College student newspapers and periodicals
Teachers' contracts

Contents List:

Box: Witmer
Shelf: 17

Artwork
Correspondence, 1940-1997
Events, 1933-1934
Newsletters, [193?]
Nursing home years, 1998-2005
Photos, 1930's, post 1990
Student newspapers, 1931-1934
Teachers' contract, 1935


Created on ... April 27, 2010