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Edwin L. Weaver Papers


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Administrative Information

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Papers, 1926-1975

Papers, 1926-1975 (Continued) and Notes as a Student

Notes as a Teacher

Notes as a Teacher (Continued) and Manuscripts




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Edwin L. Weaver Papers, 1926-1975 | Mennonite Church USA Archives

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Collection Overview

Title: Edwin L. Weaver Papers, 1926-1975Add to your cart.

ID: HM1/693

Primary Creator: Weaver, Edwin L.

Extent: 6.0 Linear Feet. More info below.

Arrangement: Flat

Date Acquired: 06/04/1976

Subjects: Civilian Public Service, Mennonite authors, Mennonite Central Committee, Missionaries - Ethiopia

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Contains correspondence, teaching materials, manuscripts, and other miscellaneous materials.

Collection Historical Note

Edwin L. Weaver was a professor at Biola College, Huntington College, Tougaloo Southern Christian College, and in the public school system in northern Indiana. He did pioneer work in the Mennonite Church in organizing Summer Bible School. Weaver was the author of two books, Holdeman Descendants, 1937, and Gleanings From Literary Lines and Writings, 1939 (later published by Weaver under the title Spiriual Lessons From Literary Masters). Weaver did Civilian Public Service work in Polk County, Florida, and taught in Ethiopia under Mennonite Central Committee (ca. 1948-1952). He also worked in Europe during the middle 1960s under an inter-denominational organization called Operation Mobilization.

Subject/Index Terms

Civilian Public Service
Mennonite authors
Mennonite Central Committee
Missionaries - Ethiopia

Administrative Information

Repository: Mennonite Church USA Archives

Alternate Extent Statement: 6 record cartons

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for public research.

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

Acquisition Source: Unknown, Acc. #4172

Preferred Citation: Edwin L. Weaver Papers, 1926-1975. HM1-693. Mennonite Church USA Archives. Elkhart, Indiana.

Processing Information: At one time, photographs in box 7 were catalogued as a separate collection, HM4-261. They were integrated with the rest of the collection in February 2020.

Box and Folder Listing

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[Box 1: Papers, 1926-1975],
[Box 2: Papers, 1926-1975 (Continued) and Notes as a Student],
[Box 3: Notes as a Teacher],
[Box 4: Notes as a Teacher (Continued) and Manuscripts],
[Box 5: Manuscripts],
[Box 6: Miscellaneous],
[Box 7: Photographs],

Box 6: MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Book ReviewsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Book ReviewsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Historical Notes (Mostly Genealogical)Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Weldy Family HistoryAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Mennonites in BeligiumAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: "Maid of Israel" by Tolbert R. IngramAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: ClippingsAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Tougaloo NewsAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Biola ChimesAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Legal DocumentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Mennonites in Central IllinoisAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: DiaryAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Journal, Operation MobilizationAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Ethiopia (1949-52)Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Journal, Trip to Mexico, 1963-64Add to your cart.
Folder 17: PoetryAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Notes on Job (Bible)Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Biola CollegeAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: "How Education May Become a Detriment to the Cause of Christ"Add to your cart.

Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Papers, 1926-1975],
[Box 2: Papers, 1926-1975 (Continued) and Notes as a Student],
[Box 3: Notes as a Teacher],
[Box 4: Notes as a Teacher (Continued) and Manuscripts],
[Box 5: Manuscripts],
[Box 6: Miscellaneous],
[Box 7: Photographs],

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