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Gladys Widmer Papers

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Biographical Information and Family Papers

Correspondence and Subject Files

Photographs and Plaques

Puerto Rican Mennonite Records



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Gladys Widmer Papers, 1909-2006 | Mennonite Church USA Archives

By Colleen McFarland

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Collection Overview

Title: Gladys Widmer Papers, 1909-2006Add to your cart.

ID: HM1/675

Primary Creator: Widmer, Gladys (1915-2006)

Extent: 9.5 Linear Feet. More info below.

Arrangement: By series

Subjects: Hispanic American Mennonites, Mennonites - Missions, Mennonites - Puerto Rico, Mennonite women, Missionaries

Forms of Material: Correspondence, Photographs, Slides (photographs)

Languages: English, Spanish;Castilian

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Personal papers of a Mennonite missionary to Puerto Rico and advocate for Hispanic Mennonite Congregations in the United States.  The papers are divided into four series:

(1) Biographical Information and Family Papers, 1909-2006

(2) Correspondence and Subject Files, 1949-2006

(3) Photographs and Plaques, 1915-2004

(4) Puerto Rican Mennonite Records, 1967-2003

Subject/Index Terms

Hispanic American Mennonites
Mennonites - Missions
Mennonites - Puerto Rico
Mennonite women
Missionaries

Administrative Information

Repository: Mennonite Church USA Archives

Alternate Extent Statement: 4 records cartons, 1 archives box, and 1 oversize folder

Access Restrictions: These materials are open for public access.

Use Restrictions: Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright not owned by Mennonite Church USA Archives.

Preferred Citation: Gladys Widmer Papers, 1909-2006.  HM1-675.  Mennonite Church USA Archives - Goshen. Goshen, Indiana.


Box and Folder Listing


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[Series 1: Biographical Information and Family Papers, 1909-2005],
[Series 2: Correspondence and Subject Files, 1949-2006],
[Series 3: Photographs and Plaques, 1915-2004],
[Series 4: Puerto Rican Mennonite Records, 1967-2003],
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Series 1: Biographical Information and Family Papers, 1909-2005Add to your cart.
Includes biographical articles about Widmer, autobiographical sketches by Widmer, clippings regarding her work as a missionary with the Mennonite Board of Missions,writings and scripts for talks given by Widmer, and information about awards and honors presented to Widmer.  Also includes fragments of materials created by her mother and grandmother.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Biographical Information, circa 1950-1995Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Diplomas and Valedictorian Address, 1934, 1942Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Certificates and Licenses, 1930-1961Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Articles by and about Widmer, circa 1951-1981Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Clippings Pertaining to Widmer's Ministries, circa 1951-1981Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Talks and Writings, circa 1951-1997Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Mennonite Board of Missions Study Guides Authored or Revised by Gladys Widmer, circa 1945-1951Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Mission Publications by Widmer, circa 1975-1980Add to your cart.
Folder 9: La Guia Biblica para Obreros, 1994, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Honors and Awards, 1982-2000Add to your cart.
Folder 11: 90th Birthday Celebration, 2005Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Letters from Catherine Widmer (Grandmother), 1909-1920Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Mother's Recipes and Notebook, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Autograph Book, 1928-1935Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Journals, 1933-1966, 1973-1992Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Guest Books, 1974-2006Add to your cart.

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Biographical Information and Family Papers, 1909-2005],
[Series 2: Correspondence and Subject Files, 1949-2006],
[Series 3: Photographs and Plaques, 1915-2004],
[Series 4: Puerto Rican Mennonite Records, 1967-2003],
[All]


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