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Amy E. Greaves Sudermann Enss Papers

  • US GCA HM1/605
  • Collection
  • 1919-1976

A small set of personal papers consisting primarily of diaries and autobiographical writing.

Enss, Amy E. Greaves Sudermann, 1878-1975

Andreas Johannes Friedrich Zieglschmid Papers 1877-1950

  • US GCA HM1/709
  • Collection
  • 1532-1950

This set of papers produced by a scholar of Hutterite literature and philology consists primarily of an unpublished manuscript: Liederbuch der Hutterischen Brüder (Songs of the Hutterian Brethren), which was intended to be a new critical edition of a work of the same title published in 1914.  Other materials include selected letters of Michael Waldner, founder of the branch of the Hutterites known as Schmiedeleut Hutterites, a transcription of the 1635 Arznei Handbüchl der Hutterischen Brüder, tunes of Hutterite hymns transcribed by O. S. Beltz, and miscellaneous materials pertaining to Hutterites in Europe and Alberta.

Zieglschmid, Andreas Johannes Friedrich, 1903-1950

Anna Ruth Ediger Baehr Papers

  • US GCA V/04/018-021
  • Collection
  • 1916-1998

Personal papers of a Mennonite poet and writer who spent her first 18 years living among the Southern Cheyenne Indians of Oklahoma. The papers include correspondence and poetry.

Baehr, Anna Ruth Ediger, 1916-1998

Atlee Beechy Papers

  • US GCA V/04/018-020
  • Collection
  • 1937-2000

Personal papers of a Goshen College professor of education and psychology.  Materials include not only his faculty papers, but also materials pertaining to service work with Civilian Public Service and Mennonite Central Committee Europe prior to his academic career.

Beechy, Atlee, 1914-2000

Bertha B. Bender Papers

  • US GCA HM1/878
  • Collection
  • 1952-1978

A small set of personal papers, including correspondence, poetry, and miscellaneous materials.

Bender, Bertha B., 1896-1978

Catherine Mumaw Papers 1958-2003

  • US GCA V/04/018-012
  • Collection
  • 1897-2008

These papers are divided into three series:

(1) Research, Publications, and Presentations, 1954-2008

(2) Teaching Materials, 1971-1995

(3) Miscellaneous, 1897-2003

Mumaw, Catherine, 1932-

Christian L. and Mina Roth Graber Papers 1840-1973

  • US GCA HM1/209
  • Collection
  • 1813-1973

Personal papers of Christian L. Graber and Mina Roth Graber, consisting of correspondence, diaries, sermons, scrapbooks, geneological records, and information about Christian L. Graber's time as a conscientious objector during World War I, his stint as a relief worker, and his service to Mennonite Central Committee.

The papers are divided into the following series:

(1) Correspondence

(2) Sermons and Writings

(3) Personal and Family Records

(4) War, Peace, and Relief Work

(5) Business, Legal, and Estate Files

(6) Subject Files and Miscellaneous

(7) Mina Roth Graber Diaries

(8) Photographs, Scrapbooks, and Miscellaneous

Graber, Christian L., 1895-1987

Don Blosser Papers

  • US GCA HM1/767
  • Collection
  • 1980-2010

The collection consists primarily of correspondence concerning "A Crisis Among Mennonites: in Education: in Publication" by George R. Brunk  II (1983), political and social issues, and his work with Goshen College and the Mennonite Board of Congregational Ministries.  Also included in the collection is a diary of his experiences in 2008 as Interim Lead Pastor at First Mennonite Church in Berne, Ind. and sound recordings of a six sermon series preached at College Mennonite Church (Goshen, Ind.) in 1986.

Blosser, Don

Edith L. Herr Lecture

  • US GCA V/04/018-005
  • Collection
  • 1964

A three page typed manuscript of a chapel presentation entitled "God Is Love" by Edith L. Herr, professor of physical pducation at Goshen College.

Herr, Edith L.

Elizabeth Horsch Bender Papers

  • US GCA HM1/584
  • Collection
  • 1929-1998

A small set of personal papers of the wife of Mennonite leader Harold Stauffer Bender.  Includes correspondence, an autobiographical essay, examples of Elizabeth Horsch Bender's German translations, materials from her memorial service, and a Goshen College senior seminar paper about Bender.

Bender, Elizabeth Horsch, 1895-1988

Ernest E. and Ruth Blosser Miller Papers

  • US GCA V/04/018-026
  • Collection
  • 1911-1992

Personal papers of a Mennonite missionary and president of Goshen College and his wife.  Papers are divided into the following series:

(1) Biographical and Family Materials, 1911-1992

(2) Correspondence, 1919-1977

(3) Articles, Addresses, and Sermons, circa 1929-1968

(4) Education and Teaching Materials, 1921-1965

(5) Commissioned Trips, 1946-1964

(6) Photographs, circa 1880-1963

(7) Miscellaneous, 1912-1961

Miller, Ernest E.

Ervin Beck Papers

  • US GCA V/04/018-024
  • Collection
  • 1962-2002

The personal papers of a Goshen College faculty member who taught in the English Department. The collection is divided into four series: 1) Folklore and Urban Legends, 1982-1999; 2) Cassette Tapes, 1980-1997; 3) Painting on Glass Project, 1985-1986; 4) Correspondence and Projects, 1962-2002.

Beck, Ervin

Goshen College Board of Overseers Minutes and Dockets

  • US GCA V/04/002
  • Collection
  • 1913-1986

These records consist of the meeting minutes and supplementary documents created by and distributed to members of the Board of Overseers and its predecessor institution, the Local Board.  Budget and finance records, staff reports, policy documents, and other key information in the adminstration of Goshen College may be found in these records.


Note that these records do not cover the period from 1942-1959, as the Mennonite Board of Education did not appoint a separate governing board for Goshen College during those years.  Consult the Mennonite Board of Education Records, Series V-01-01, to find information regarding Goshen College when no local governing board existed.

Goshen College. Board of Overseers

Goshen College Brotherhood of Bachelors (Goshen, Ind.) Records

  • US GCA V/04/045
  • Collection
  • 1948

A small set of governing documents, correspondence, and guest registers associated with this seemingly tongue-in-cheek social organization founded by male Mennonite college students seeking marriagable mates.  Founding officers include John A. Hostetler, Ray E. Horst, Willard D. Hunsberger, Calvin Wall Redekop, and Harvey Toews.

Brotherhood of Bachelors (Goshen, Ind.)

Goshen College Chapel and Convocation Records 1990-2015

  • US GCA V/04/016
  • Collection
  • 1963-2015

Chapel and Convocation programs gather the Goshen College campus community together for shared learning experiences and for worship.   Chapel and convocation convene weekly at Goshen College during the academic year.  Speakers may be faculty, students, of campus guests.

This series primarily contains sound recordings of the lectures and cultural programs presented at the Goshen College Chapel and Convocation.  Most of the recordings are cassette tapes; since 2008, recordings are CDs.  There are very few recordings prior to 1990.  The series also includes five transcripts of lectures presented in the 1960s.

Goshen College

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