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1. Henry May Dawes Scrapbook # V
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles concerning the U.S. government’s indictment and trial of several oil company presidents for violating the Sherman Anti-trust Act. Henry M. Dawes, President of Pure Oil Company, was among the indicted. (1936-40).
2. Henry May Dawes Scrapbook III (string in binding)
  Contains: A collection of newspaper/magazine articles relating to the oil industry, and particularly to Henry M. Dawes’ role in this industry. (1928-31)
3. Henry May Dawes Scrapbook II
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles relating to the oil industry and other major economic news. The majority of the articles concern Henry M. Dawes and his Pure Oil Company.
4. Henry May Dawes Scrapbook # III (gold trim)
  Dated: January 21, 1924
Contains: A collection of newspaper and magazine articles concerning the economic/banking turmoil in the mid-1920s.
5. Henry May Dawes Scrapbook #VI
  Contains: A collection of newspaper “Clippings concerning the Madison Oil Trail from the files of The Tulsa Tribune.” (1937-38)
6. The Dawes Plan in the Making
  Given By: Harriett Dawes Wilson
Date given: August 1980
Contains: A collection of newspaper articles concerning the development of the Dawes Plan. (1925).
7. Henry May Dawes Book # II
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, programs, invitation, photographs, correspondence, and other memorabilia from the life of Henry M. Dawes. Includes information on family deaths (Rufus C. Dawes, Gen. Charles G. Dawes, Henry M. Dawes, etc.), and weddings (Mary Dawes, Curtis Dawes, etc. ), articles about Marietta and Marietta College, on the oil industry and Pure Oil Company and the Dawes Arboretum.
8. The Dawes Family – Book two – Rufus D. Beach
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, photographs, and pamphlets relating to the lives of Beman G. Dawes and Charles G. Dawes.
9. The Dawes Family – Scrapbook # One – Rufus D. Beach
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, photographs, telegrams, poems, programs and other memorabilia relating to the Dawes family in the World War I Era. Includes information on the Mary Dawes Hotel for Women, the role of Brig. Gen. Charles Gates Dawes in World War I, family weddings, etc.
10. Dawes – Scrapbook No. three – Rufus D. Beach
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, photographs, programs and other memorabilia relating to the Dawes family in the early 20th century. Includes information on the life and work of Charles G. Dawes, family deaths, and important events in Marietta during this time.
11. Scrapbook No. 4 (black)
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles on early American history, especially the early history of Marietta.
An alphabetical index of all the articles contained in the scrapbook can be found at the beginning of the book.
12. Henry May Dawes Scrapbook: Family Mementoes, Notes, invitations, etc.
  Contains: The above, from the time of the early 20th Century.
13. Henry May Dawes Scrapbook – Family Mementoes, Letters, invitations, etc.
  Dated: December 23, 1895, Marietta, Ohio
Contains: A Collection of newspaper articles, programs, tickets, invitations, correspondence, and other memorabilia relating to Henry M. Dawes and his family.
14. Photograph Album: Alpha Sigma Phi
  Given By: Florence Loomis
Date Given: 29 Apr. 64
Contains: Unlabeled photographs of Alpha Sigma Phi members.
15. Album – E. C. (?) Dawes, Marietta, Ohio
  Given By: Charles Cutler Dawes
Contains: A collection of photographs of Civil War Era soldiers.
    Index at the front seems to be inaccurate. Identification of the soldiers is difficult to read.
16. Photographs
  Given By: Alice Jane Lambert
Date Given: 29 March 71
Contains: A collection of photographs of:
    1. Israel W. Andrews (pres. MC 1861)
2. Prof. E.P. Walker
3. Prof. Ebenezer B. Andrews
4. Epriam C. Dawes
5. E.P. (?) Aleshire
6. E.B. North (?)
7. E.D. Parker (class ’63)
8. Chas (?) H. Newton (class ’63)
9. T. E. Greenwood (?)
10. Eugine B. Willard
11. W. A. Friesner (?)
12. J. A. Kingsbury
13. L. W. Lerry
14. Chas. B. Gates (?) (class 1865)
15. Prof. E. W. Evans
16. W.E.H. Evans (?)
17. W.H. Fleak
18. Maj. Gen. P. H. Sheridan
19. Maj. Gen. Geo. Crook
20. Brig. Gen. J. (?) H. Duval
21. Col. Coates (Benjamin F?)
22. Lieut. Col. Cadot
23. Major Neal
24. Major Warwick, Surg.
25. Adjutant Findley
26. Lt. A. D, Crossland
27. Capt. R. Blazer
28. 1st Lt. A. H. Robinson
29. 2nd Lt. N. R. Warwick
30. Capt. J. (?) M. White
31. 2nd Lt. W. F. Gray
32. Capt. T. (?) W. Rose
33. 1st Lt. J. (?) H. Noel
34. 1st Lt. J. (?) N. Moore
35. 2nd Lt. A. W. Beach
36. Capt. J. Caps (?)
37. 1st Lt. J. W. Rockhold
38. Capt. S.P. Baldridge
39. 1st Lt. E. S. Wilson
40. 2nd Lt. H.B. Woodrow
41. Capt. W. D. Burbage
42. 1st Lt. M. Brown
43. Capt. J.L. Williams
44. 1st Lt. W. A. Belcher
45. 1st Lt. J (?) C. Freeman
46. 2nd Lt. A. M. Scott
47. Capt. J. A. Hamilton
48. Chan B. Beach (?) (Class of ’63)
49. J. H. Jenkins (?)
17. Henry M. Dawes – Scrapbooks
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles relating to the history of Marietta, prominent figures from Marietta, and Civil War history.
Front cover contains a listing of all articles/authors found within.
18. Scrapbook No. 1 Julia P. Cutler
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles concerning news of Marietta, natural happenings, and other miscellaneous topics.
    An alphabetical index of all the articles contained in the scrapbook can be found at the beginning of the book.
19. Scrapbook No. 3 Cutler
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles on early political events and associations in Marietta and Ohio, Ohio and Marietta history, Cutler family news and other miscellaneous topics.
    An alphabetical index of all the articles contained in the scrapbook can be found at the beginning of the book.
20. Rebound scrapbook – E. C. Dawes
  Dated: March 2, 1859
Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, programs, invitations and other papers relating to Marietta College, Wisconsin University, railroads, political leaders and issues of the Civil War Era, Civil War news and other miscellaneous topics.
21. Grant’s Funeral – Appointment as Aide
  Contains: A letter, dated July 29, 1885, addressed to Col. E. C. Dawes, telling him of his appointment as aide in Gen. Grant’s funeral.
22. Scrapbook (black)
  Given By: Harriett Dawes Wilson
Date Given: August 1980
Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, letters, and photographs relating to Civil War and post Civil War era news. Also contains several articles and letters concerning the Dawes family, especially on the wounding of E.C Dawes during the war.
23. Aunt Lucy’s Scrapbook (Lucy Dawes 1833-1898)
  Given By: Harriett Dawes Wilson
Date Given: August 1980
Contains: A collection of miscellaneous newspaper articles, pictures, programs, letters, invitations and other memorabilia.
24. Scrapbook of Henry Manasseh Dawes (March 11, 1832 – August 13, 1860)
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, letters and other handwritten works on a variety of topics.
    A listing of the contents of the scrapbook is located on the front cover.
25. Memory Book of Beman Gates Dawes, Jr. (ΔΥ )
  Given By: Janet Newton Dawes (his widow)
Contains: A collection of photographs, programs, dance cards, invitations, telegraphs and other memorabilia from the college days of Beman Gates Dawes Jr. ( class of 1917). The front of the book is signed by his friends and classmates.
26. Scrapbook of Wayne Jordan, Marietta College class of 1924
  Given By: Mrs. Wayne Jordan
Date Given: December 1979
Contains: A collection of photographs, newspaper articles, programs, and other memorabilia from the college days of Wayne Jordan.
27. Marietta College Scrapbook 1840- 1880 (1890)
  Contains: A collection of blank certificates, receipts, invitations and other documents as well as programs, obituaries, and other publications of Marietta College.
28. Marietta College: The Celebration of the Seventy-fifth Anniversary of its present charter.
  Dated: April 15, 1910
Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, programs, photographs and other memorabilia relating to the 75th Anniversary Celebration of Marietta College, which featured speeches by President Taft and Governor Judson Harmon.
29. Taylor Bivens Smith Scrapbook (class of 1912)
  Given By: Joseph Bivens Friedman ( see letter enclosed in front cover)
Contains: A collection of photographs, newspaper articles, programs, tickets, and other memorabilia from the college days of Taylor Bivens Smith.
30. Photograph Album of Arthur Devol Barker (class of 1892)
  Dated: 1892
Given By: Jerry B. Devol (class of 1959)
Date Given: March 1981
Contains: A collection of photographs of:
    1. Arthur Devol Barker
2. A.R Addy
3. A. D. Barker (different pose)
4. O. P. Blake
5. H. G. Blish
6. J. L. Buell
7. L. H. Cisler
8. E. L. Coleman
9. W. A. Cooper
10. C. E. Corwin
11. L. S. (?) Devol
12. C. E. Drake
13. H. B. Gear
14. J. O. Griffiths
15. W. W. Hayman
16. J. F. Jones
17. B. F. Maiden
18. E. E. McTaggart
19. T. H. Morrisen
20. Norman M. Nye
21. Clifford Taylor Okey
22. H. L Schooleraft (?)
23. A.G. Sturgiss
Also contains a collection of newspaper articles relating to the class of 1892.
31. Black “Photo Album” unlabeled
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles on various topics written by Dud Chamberlain.
32. Record ( inside order no. 2892- DR)
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles written by Dud Chamberlain from 1946- 1947.
33. Record (inside order no. 2892- FR)
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles written on or about Dud Chamberlain from 1956-1958.
34. Journal (inside order no. 2892- JF)
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles written on or about Dud Chamberlain from 1948- 1951.
35. Editorials by J. D. Chamberlain from The Marietta Register
  Dated: Oct. 15, 1923 – June 1, 1924.
Contains: The above, on a variety of topics and issues.
36. Most Anything Oct. 1930 – Dec. 1931
  Contains: A collection of the newspaper article series “Most Anything: but Mostly about Things of the Theater” written by Dud Chamberlain. (?)
37. Water: Floods, Red River of the North at Grand Forks, North Dakota/ Keos (?) Riley
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles from the Grand Forks Herald relating to the flooding of the Red River of the North from 1947- 1952.
38. Scrapbook of Reno G. Hoag
  - from the estate of S. Durward Hoag
Dated: July 12, 1935
Contains: A collection of newspaper and magazine articles, programs, letters, and other memorabilia relating to the hotel industry, the Hotel Lafayette, and significant events in Marietta.
39. Scrapbook about Marietta and vicinity- compiled by Miss Adelaide Stacy
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, postcards and other documents concerning Marietta area history.
40. “Thirty Fifth Annual Report – Wesley Memorial Hospital” – converted into a scrapbook.
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles from the 1920’s relating to Marietta history and memorials.
41. F. J. Cutler Scrapbook (?)
  Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, programs, letters and other documents concerning the Civil War, late 19th century politics and Marietta College.
42. Scrapbook of Lillian Matilda Deming Biedel (12/27/1863 – 1/26/ 1962)
  Includes: A folder containing an index to Lillian Biedel’s Scrapbook by Helen Clark Biedel (1966).
Contains: A collection of obituaries, birth announcements, marriage announcements, newspaper articles and other documents. Index contains a full listing of the people mentioned in the clippings.
43. Martin P. Wells Travel Scrapbook
  Contains: A collection of articles on famous travel sites in Europe, some written by Martin Wells.
44. Wittlig Scrapbook (“Invoices”) World War I Scrapbook
  Given By: Mrs. Alred H. Wittlig
History: Scrapbook probably put together by Norman Theodore Wittlig, MC Class of 1927.
Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, drawings, photographs, pins, posters, war propaganda, and other memorabilia related to World War I.
45. Scrapbook of Wayne Jordan, MC class of 1924 (“The Ideal Scrapbook”)
  Given By: Mrs. Wayne Jordan
Date Given: December 1979
Contains: A collection of newspaper articles from 1934-1939 on various topics, especially in relation to Noble County, Ohio.
46. “Student’s mounting book No. 22” – tan
  Given By: Lillian Sinclair (? – post it note on cover)
Contains: A collection of newspaper articles, headlines, and drawings concerning World War I.
47. “Photographs” (black album)
  Contains: A collection of photographs and other travel memorabilia (from the trips of John Mills, W. W. Mills and Mr. Dawes?) Includes photographs of Havana, Venezuela, Caracas, Trinidad, Barbados, St. Thomas, San Juan, and several other areas.
48. Coverless scrapbook – metal spine with black pins
  Given By: Lillian Sinclair (? – post it note on 1st page)
Date Given: 1970 (?)
Contains: A collection of photographs, mainly of sites in Scotland and England.
49. “Postcards” (black)
  Contains: A collection of travel photographs and postcards (from the trips of William W. Mills and company ?). Includes pictures of various famous sites from Athens, Constantinople/Istanbul, Rhodes, Cyprus, Damas, Tiberias, Palestine, Nazareth, Jaffa, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Jericho, Cairo, Thebes, Napoli, Pompei, Capri, Rome, Pisa and many other places of interest.
50. Edward S. Parsons- Scrapbook Vol. I
  Dated: September 7, 1881 (-1884)
Contains: A collection of newspaper articles on various topic, mainly concerning religious and scholarly issues.
51. Martin R. Andrews Scrapbooks – Volumes 1-40
  Contains: Collections of newspaper articles, programs, invitations, photographs, and other documents gathered by Martin R. Andrews.