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Norman C. "Tom" Wolff, Jr. Collection

Identifier: MS-MS-ms145

Consists of Abraham Lincoln photographs, correspondence from Carl Sandburg, and several commemorative medals featuring Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson, and the Civil War.


  • 1861-1961


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1.00 boxes

Biographical Information

Norman C. (“Tom”) Wolff, Jr. (1925-2009) was the grandson of the founder of the Central Institute for the Deaf, Max A. Goldstein. He was the son of Max and Leonore Goldstein’s daughter Helen and her husband Norman C. Wolff, Sr. He served on the CID Board of Directors from 1971 until his death in April 2009 from complications after surgery.

Source of Acquisition

Accession 23975. Gift of Jean Wolff

Norman C. "Tom" Wolff, Jr. Collection
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Revision Statements

  • 2021 April 23: Resource record updated in ArchiveSpace by Sarah Schnuriger.

Collecting Area Details

Part of the Manuscripts Collecting Area

Joel Minor
Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
MSC 1061-141-B
St. Louis MO 63130 US
(314) 935-5495