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Name Ogden College (Bowling Green, KY)
Archives Entries 27
Library Entries 4
Object Entries 4
Photograph Entries 3

Associated Records

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WKU Archives -

Views of Western Kentucky University and its founding institutions showing multiple buildings. Includes aerial photographs and maps. See also Series 11, Subseries 1 Public Relations Collection.

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WKU Archives -

Images of students and alumni of Western Kentucky University and its founding institutions. Individual portraits and small identified groups.

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WKU Archives -

Images of Ogden Hall.

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WKU Archives -

Images of Snell Hall which was part of Ogden College.

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Lee, William C. -

A collection of 203 slides of Ogden College related photographs and documents.

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Western Kentucky University - Ogden College

Records regarding anniversaries celebrated by allied institutions such as Ogden College, Southern Normal School and the Bowling Green Business University.

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Crabb, Alfred Leland, 1884-1979 -

Correspondence, book and article manuscripts, and research material of Alfred Leland Crabb, a native of Plum Springs, Warren County, Kentucky and a professor at George Peabody College for Teachers in Nashville, Tennessee. The topics of the manuscripts include historical fiction related to Nashville and Bowling Green, biographies of prominent Nashvillians, articles on all levels of education. Some of the unpublished material is fictional but draws from his Plum Springs school days and his experiences at Western Kentucky University.

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Hobson Family -

Correspondence, legal papers, and news clippings about the Hobsons, a prominent family of Bowling Green, Kentucky. The correspondence and reminiscences of Civil War veteran William E. Hobson; a diary kept by Mary Elizabeth Van Meter during the evacuation of Bowling Green, 1861; and George Anna (Hobson) Duncan's material related to her exploits as an award winning trapshooter, are of particular significance, 1799-2010

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Dulaney, Elise, 1894-1966 -

"Recollections of Bowling Green, Ky.", written by Elise Dulaney in 1961 with emphasis on the Covington, Dulaney, and Wells families, various individuals, the Episcopal church, and schools. Also cemetery deed, 1881; Warren County, Kentucky tax receipt, 1882; letters, 1953-1962 (6); and miscellaneous items.

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Calvert, Obenchain, Younglove Families -

Correspondence, diaries, writings, business papers, scrapbooks, clippings, genealogical notes, weather records, and photographs of the Calvert, Obenchain and Younglove families of Bowling Green, Kentucky.

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Thomas family -

Manuscripts, letters, writings, etc. of the Thomas family of Bowling Green, Kentucky, including sermons and speeches of Frank Morehead Thomas, Methodist minister; and poems, essays and newspaper articles written by his mother Elizabeth (Wright) Thomas.

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Knott Family -

Correspondence (business and family), business papers, speeches and drawings of J. Proctor Knott, 1830-1911 -- lawyer, congressman, and Kentucky governor of Lebanon; family correspondence and business papers of Sarah (McElroy) Knott, 1833-1915; Civil War diaries of Knott's mother; letters of the Gibbs, McElroy and Chapman families chiefly of Marion and Warren Counties; clippings and photographs.

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Rodes, John Barret, 1870-1970 -

Correspondence, photographs, and business and personal papers, primarily of Robert Rodes, Sr. of Danville, Kentucky, and John Barret Rodes of Bowling Green, Kentucky. Includes material related to their ancestors and descendants, as well as to members of the Grider, Hines, Helm, Loving and associated families.

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Helm Family -

Correspondence and miscellaneous papers of the Helm family of Bowling Green, Kentucky and Logan County, Kentucky. Includes family letters, 1938 financial information relating to the Morehead Hotel, family reunion literature, a letter of praise to Walter A. Baker from U.S. Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger, and materials relating to the 1994 drowning death of Thomas Carson Helm.

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Carmichael Family -

Correspondence, legal papers, and miscellaneous material from several related families: Standrod, Campbell, and Carmichael.

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Oates Realty Company - Bowling Green, Kentucky -

File of the Oates Realty Company, Bowling Green, Kentucky, relating to the property at 1010-1020 State Street, Bowling Green, Kentucky, known as the Sears, Roebuck and Company complex. The materials relate to the title, lease, listing and sale of the property by the trustees of Ogden College. Includes a photograph of the Sears auto store at 1031-1035 Chestnut Street.

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Warren College - Bowling Green, Kentucky -

Minutes and business papers pertaining to Warren College, Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Louisville Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, organized the college for males, which was in operation from 1859 to 1879, and then was sold to Ogden College. An index accompanies the papers as well as associated data.

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Lissauer, Mildred Wallis (Potter), 1897-1998 - Collector -

Correspondence, scrapbooks, journals, diaries, photographs and miscellaneous papers of Mildred (Potter) Lissauer of Bowling Green and Louisville, Kentucky and of her family, especially her mother, Martha (Woods) Potter and her aunt, Elizabeth Moseley Woods.

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Clagett, Marjorie Elizabeth, 1900-2000 -

Correspondence and papers of Marjorie E. Clagett, a WKU faculty member who taught French from 1928-1964. Includes field notes and slides relating to her studies of flora in south central Kentucky, Great Britain and other habitats in the United States, and research materials relating to the history of the French in Kentucky. Also includes correspondence, photographs and genealogical data of the Clagett, Northcott, Strange and associated families.

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Student Affairs (WKU) -

College Heights Herald, Vol. IX, No. 11 available online at: <a href=""></a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include: Alumni News Class & Club Editorials Exchange Tidbits Lines & Spaces- Personals Society This issue contains articles: Student Killed in Car Wreck; Others Injured - Everett Wilson Rifle Team Is Placed Second in National Match Congress Club Has Annual Mock Trial Orchestra Wins Honors - Shawnee Junior High School Kentucky Education Association Parley Ends at Louisville Mr. H.F