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Washington University 75th Anniversary Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WUA-01-wua00158
Scope and Contents

This collection includes correspondence and meeting minutes regarding the 75th anniversary of Washington University along with speeches and programs of events of the celebration of the 75th anniversary of Washington University.

Mary Jo Bang Papers

Identifier: MS-MS-ms154
Scope and Contents The Mary Jo Bang Papers consists largely of her own manuscript materials, including drafts of individual poems, book reviews, essays, introductions and translations, as well as editorial material toward her published and unpublished books. Also included are personal journals, college work, artwork, printed materials and ephemera. A substantial amount of personal and business correspondence is present, primarily with friends, family, editors, students, and...

Inauguration of Washington University at St. Louis, Missouri, April 23, 1857, Programs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WUA-01-wua00015
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of 14 copies of the inaugural program for Washington University. The program includes introductory remarks by Rev. Dr. William Greenleaf Eliot (President of the Corporation), and addresses by J.D. Low (Principal of the Academic Department), John How (Former St. Louis Mayor and President of the O’Fallon Polytechnic Institute), Samuel Treat (Judge of the United States Court District of Missouri), Rev. Dr. Post (Professor of Ancient and Modern History) and Edward...