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

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

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.

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

Contents List:

Box: Witmer
Shelf: 17

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