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The Special Collections department of the Marietta College Library preserves rare books, manuscripts, photographs, paintings, and the Marietta College Archives.

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Special Collections

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Linda Showalter

Special Collections Associate

  • 740-376-4545

Georgene Johnson

Special Collections Assistant

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Collections

Digital Collections

Connect to digital manuscript and photograph collectionsof the Marietta College Library including Marietta College Yearbooks.

Books

Books of historic significance including the Rodney M. Stimson Collection, rare books and materials in all formats with a connection to the city of Marietta, Washington County and the surrounding area.

Manuscripts

Listing of many of the manuscript collections at the Marietta College Library including the Manuscripts and Documents of the Ohio Company of Associates and the Rufus Putnam papers.

Photographs

Photographic collections documenting the history of the college and of Marietta and Washington County Ohio including Thomas Dwight Biscoe, Stephen Durward Hoag, Harry Philip Fischer and Frederick Way, Jr.

Artwork

Approximately 100 works of art, including oil paintings, watercolors, and prints, are included in the Marietta College Library Art Collection

Artifacts

Artifacts important to the region including items from the Society of Inquiry.

Miscellaneous

A selection of historical records of the college and the city of Marietta.

Historical Databases