Private Tour of Special Collections at ISU Cunningham Memorial Library

  • 31 Mar 2012
  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • ISU Cunningham Memorial Library - 3rd Floor


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Private tour of the ISU Cunningham Memorial Library – Special Collections  

Saturday, March 31, 2012 - 1:00 to 3:00 PM

This tour will be conducted by Cinda May, chair of the Special Collections Department.  This should be an exciting tour.  There are thirteen major collections of books, manuscripts, pamphlets, prints, photographs, maps and memorabilia.

Cordell Collection of Dictionaries

Cunningham Collection (American Education)

Debs Collection (Debs, Socialism, Isms, Etc.)

Faculty Collection

Floyd Family Collection (Indiana Textbooks)

Herrmann Collection (Human Memory)

Historic Music Collections (Kirk, Wilmette, & Conrady)

Indiana Collection

Indiana Writers Project/Program Collection

Laurence Urdang Archive

Manuscripts and Repository Holdings (Mitford Mathews, Paul Hagan, NAEYC, Etc.)

Neff-Guttridge Collection (Lincoln Era).

Rare Books Collection (Bunce Collection, Obscure Publications Collection, Etc.)

Walker Collection (Nineteenth-Century Textbooks, Etc.


Please visit the following website address for detailed description of the collection and visitors' guidelines –