Elkhart University Collection
P31
1947-1967
1 mss. box

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Processed by: Jill Costill, April 1998


Organizational History:

Elkhart Business College was founded in 1882. At some time prior to 1947, the name was changed to Elkhart Business University, then, in the mid 1950's the name was changed again to the Elkhart University of Medical and Dental Technique. In the 1960's the name was changed once more to the Elkhart Institute of Technology before finally closing in 1987.

Scope and Content Note:

The collection includes black & white photographs, negatives and a scrapbook, dating from 1949-1967. In addition, there are graduation programs from 1947-1949.


Item Listing:

Folder 1Scrapbook

1947-1949 Scrapbook of advertisements for Elkhart University, (mainly news clippings)

Folder 2

1947-1949 Loose items from the scrapbook

Folder 3Graduation Programs

1949 Mar. 2 Graduation program
1949 Dec. 17 Graduation program

Folder 4.  Photographs, #1-25

Elkhart University medical and Dental School, Dentures & Processes, April 1957 
Elkhart University medical and Dental School, Dentures & Processes, April 1957 
Elkhart University medical and Dental School, Dentures & Processes, April 1957 
Elkhart University medical and Dental School, Dentures & Processes, April 1957 
Elkhart University medical and Dental School, Dentures & Processes, April 1957 
Elkhart University medical and Dental School, Dentures & Processes, April 1957 
Student Residence 
Student Residence 
Graduation, 1949 
Graduation, 1949 
Graduation, 1949 
Graduation, 1949 
Graduation, 1949 
Graduation, 1949 
Medical Laboratory 
Medical Laboratory 
Medical and Dental School "Fantasy in White" Christmas dance, 1958 
Medical and Dental School "Fantasy in White" Christmas dance, 1958 
Doctor Assistants 
Lecture on the History of Denture Base Material, April 20, 1960 
Lecture on the History of Denture Base Material, April 20, 1960 
Lecture on the History of Denture Base Material, April 20, 1960 
Lecture on the History of Denture Base Material, April 20, 1960 
Lecture on the History of Denture Base Material, April 20, 1960 
Graduation, March 4, 1959 

Folder 5Photographs, #26-50

Graduation, March 4, 1959 
Graduation, March 4, 1959 
Graduation, March 4, 1959 
Graduation, March 4, 1959 
Graduation, March 4, 1959 
David Kennedy and Nancy of Elkhart University of Medical and Dental Technique 
David Kennedy and Nancy of Elkhart University of Medical and Dental Technique 
David Kennedy and Nancy of Elkhart University of Medical and Dental Technique 
David Kennedy and Nancy of Elkhart University of Medical and Dental Technique 
David Kennedy and Nancy of Elkhart University of Medical and Dental Technique 
David Kennedy and Nancy of Elkhart University of Medical and Dental Technique 
David Kennedy and Nancy of Elkhart University of Medical and Dental Technique 
Two Elkhart University students; Phi Theta Pi Fraternity member and a girl 
Two Elkhart University students; Phi Theta Pi Fraternity member and a girl 
Two Elkhart University students; Phi Theta Pi Fraternity member and a girl 
Two Elkhart University students; Phi Theta Pi Fraternity member and a girl 
Two Elkhart University students; Phi Theta Pi Fraternity member and a girl 
Two Elkhart University students; Phi Theta Pi Fraternity member and a girl 
Two Elkhart University students; Phi Theta Pi Fraternity member and a girl 
Two Elkhart University students; Phi Theta Pi Fraternity member and a girl 
Two Elkhart University students; Phi Theta Pi Fraternity member and a girl 
Womens' Group 
Mens' Baseball(?) team, 1958 
Men's Softball team, 1958 
Fraternity, 1958 

Folder 6Photographs, #51-75

Dental Technician Graduates, 1968 
Medical Assistants and Medical Secretary Graduates, 1968 
Graduation, 1968 
Graduation, 1968 
Graduation, 1968 
Bibles being presented by Dr. Weizner at Graduation, June 17, 1960 
Elkhart University float at Centennial Parade, Sept. 1958 
Elkhart University float at Centennial Parade, Sept. 1958 
Elkhart University float at Centennial Parade, Sept. 1958 
Smith twins, Sept. 1959 
Display booth of course offerings 
Acceptance of Award 
Three girls at entrance to Elkhart University 
Pen and holder, "compliments of Elkhart University" 
Proof sheet for photo nos. 37-45 
Graduation, Spring 1962 
Graduation, 1967 
Graduation, 1967 
Graduation, 1967 
Medical and x-ray laboratory 
Medical and x-ray laboratory 
Medical and x-ray laboratory 
Pi Rho Zeta International Sorority, Spring 1953 
Pi Rho Zeta Sorority, 1954 
Mens' Athletic group, Class of 1960 
Fraternity, 1958 

Folder 7Photographs, #76-100

Commercial Department 
North Side Gymnasium 
Girl weighing young boy 
Girl working in laboratory 
Group working in school lab, no. 80 
Group of girls exiting classroom, no. 81 
Columbus Dental Clinic, June 4, 1965, no. 82 
Columbus Dental Clinic, June 4, 1965, no. 83 
Library of model dentures, no. 84 
School dance, queen candidates? 
Valentine Party, Feb. 14, 1959 
Homecoming Dance, 1959 
Homecoming Dance, 1959 
Homecoming Dance, 1959 
Two girls dressed as flappers 
School dance 
Homecoming Dance, 1964 
King and Queen candidates for 1956 homecoming 
Homecoming Dance, 1958 
Homecoming King and Queen, 1958 
Homecoming Dance, Sept. 26, 1959 
Homecoming, Oct. 1960 
Homecoming Court, Oct. 1960 
School dance 
Dental Technical Department, no. 100 

Folder 8Photographs, #101-119

Dental Technical Department, no. 101 
Dental Technical Department, no. 102 
Dental Technical Department, no. 103 
Lecture on the History of Denture Base Material, April 20, 1960, no. 104 
Lecture, no. 105 
Dental Field Trip?, no. 106 
Dental Laboratory. no. 107 
Dental nurse, no. 108 
Dental nurse lecture, no. 109 
Dental Nurse laboratory, no. 110 
Dental Nurse in laboratory, no. 111 
Reception desk, no. 112 
President of Elkhart University?, no. 113 
Exterior view of Elkhart University, no. 114 
Exterior view of Elkhart University, no. 115 
Exterior view of Elkhart University 
Student nurse drawing blood 
Two students looking through microscope 
Two students studying anatomy from model 

Folder 9Negatives

1957 Apr.	4 x 5 negatives of Elkhart University medical and Dental School, Dentures & Processes.  10 negatives

Folder 10Negatives

1960s?	Two Elkhart University students, Phi Theta Pi Fraternity member and a girl (10 frames). 
1960s?	Nursing students in classroom (7 frames, none of which are in print format elsewhere in collection). 

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:

1 manuscript box (119 photographs)

Collection Dates:

1947-1967

Provenance:

Unknown

Access: This collection is open for research.

Restrictions:

None

Reproduction Rights:

Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.  Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.

Language Materials are entirely in English

Alternate Formats:

None

Related Holdings:

 

Notes:

 


Photocopying Policy:

Manuscript materials CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in their entirety. Photocopies and/or digital images cannot exceed 25% of a collection or a folder within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Check with a Manuscript Librarian for other options.