Historical Manuscript Collections


MS001 Single Item Collection

Artificial collection of single items of historical interest.

MS 0010 John Mitchell Kemble Collection, 1827-1840  

Bound manuscripts containing notes, charts, and drawings that document the research of John Mitchell Kemble, notable Anglo-Saxon scholar. View Finding Aid.

MS 0059  World War II Holocaust Survivor Interviews

Dr. Uta Larkey, Associate Professor of Modern Languages, taught a class from 2003 to 2013 titled, Oral Histories of Holocaust Survivors. The class was a community-based learning experience in which students interviewed Holocaust Survivors and then retold the survivors' stories. This collection contains the video and audio recordings of the interviews. Visit the Holocaust Survivor Oral History website to view the collection.

MS 0064  Vernon C. Goetz World War II Diary and Collection

Vernon Goetz served as First Sergeant in the B Battery of the 549th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Unit of the 87th Division in the U.S. Army during World War II. Goetz maintained a daily diary during his year of active combat duty in England and Europe, from October 1944 to May 1945, in which he recorded his activities, observations, and thoughts as his unit moved across the embattled regions of France, Belgium, Luxembourg, and Germany.

MS 0065  Sheller Family Collection of World War I and World War II Medals and Pins