Bertha B. Bender Papers, 1952-1978
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Brief Description: A small set of personal papers, including correspondence, poetry, and miscellaneous materials.
Held at:
Goshen College Archives
1700 S Main St
Goshen, IN 46526
Phone: 5745357418
extension 6067826
Fax: 5745357438
Email: mhl [at]
Record Series Number: HM1/878
Created by: Bender, Bertha B. (1896-1978)
Volume: 3.7 Linear Feet
Arrangement: Flat
Biographical Note for Bender, Bertha B. (1896-1978) : Bertha B. (Bertha Burkholder) Bender was born in New Hope, Va. in 1896.  She married Paul Bender in 1929.  She was a teacher and former dean of women at Goshen and Hesston Colleges.  She also taught Spanish and French in public schools in and around Goshen, Indiana.  She served in Civilian Public Service from 1942 to 1943 and from 1956 to 1957 she served with MCC in the Netherlands.  Bender died in 1978.
Access Restrictions: These materials are open for public research.
Subject Index
Bender, Bertha B., 1896-1978
Goshen College - Faculty
Genres/Forms of Material
Mennonites - Poetry
Languages of Materials
Dutch;Flemish [dut]
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright not owned by the Mennonite Church USA Archives.
PreferredCitation: Bertha B. Bender Papers, 1952-1978.  HM1-878.  Mennonite Church USA Archives - Goshen.  Goshen, Indiana.