Leona G. Krehbiel Papers, 1932-1990
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Brief Description:

box 1-2: postcards and other print ephemera, souvenirs and tourism material, school papers, AAUW papers, Bethel College church annual reports, correspondence, Bethel College items (librarian emeritus citation, plaques), financial papers

box 3: AAUW and Soroptimist files, funeral memorial book, Ledig memorabilia, file on her death and funeral (incl. audio tape) (from Arnold M. Wedel, Apr. 2014)

box 4: photos - many unidentified

box 5: slides - mostly travel (donated by Helen Bargen who bought them at a garage sale; January 2003)

"box"6 (map folder): diplomas, baptism certificates, etc.

Held at:
Bethel College Mennonite Library and Archives
Bethel College-Mennonite Library and Archives
300 East 27th St
North Newton, KS 67117 531
Phone: 316-284-5304
Fax: 316-284-5843
Email: mla [at] bethelks.edu
Record Series Number: 00/MS.357
Created by: Krehbiel, Leona G. (1904-1994)
Volume: 2.75 Cubic Feet
Acquired: 09/14/1994.
Arrangement: unprocessed
Biographical Note for Krehbiel, Leona G. (1904-1994) :

Born 18 Feb 1904, Moundridge, Kansas. Parents Jacob H. Krehbiel and Lena A. Ledig.

Graduate of Kansas State University. Library degree from University of Illinois-Urbana in 1929. Master's degree from University of Chicago.

Librarian at Bethel College 1932-1971.

Member of American Association of University Women, Soroptimists Federation, Delta Kappa Gamme, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

Died 14 February 1994, Newton, Kansas.

Access Restrictions: open for research use
Subject Index
Bethel College (North Newton, Kan.) - Faculty
Genres/Forms of Material
Slides (photographs)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Wiggers, Vernon, Mrs.  donation