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James A. Blaisdell papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 19

Overview

This collection contains documents about and by James Arnold Blaisdell, Beloit College class of 1889, and Beloit College professor of biblical literature from 1903-1910. There is correspondence, news articles, biographical information (including a detailed genealogical history of the Blaisdell family through James A. Blaisdell), articles, an autobiography written by Blaisdell, and photographs. Most of the contents are from his time at Pomona College and the Claremont Colleges in California.

Dates

  • 1885-1997, bulk 1885-1957

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research; however, certain materials are very fragile and require Archives staff for handling, or use may be restricted altogether.

Extent

1.42 Linear Feet (1 box, 7 published volumes)

Language of Materials

English

Title
James A. Blaisdell papers
Status
Completed
Author
Michelle Tom
Date
January, 2013
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Beloit College Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Beloit WI 53511 USA
608-363-2485