Clayton Wallace Papers, 1915 - 1924Manuscript MS-1246

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Title:

Clayton Wallace Papers, 1915 - 1924

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1246

Collection Dates:

1915 - 1924

Size of Collection:

3 boxes (3.75 linear ft.)

Abstract:

Clayton Morey Wallace (1897-1981), religious consultant and educator. Dartmouth Class of 1920. Contains class notes, term papers, his thesis, letters to his girlfriend, financial account books and ephemera related to his undergraduate years at Dartmouth College.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

Rauner Special Collections Library is open to the public and in most cases no appointment is necessary. The exception is in the case of materials stored off site for which there may be a delay of up to 48 hours in retrieval. Please consult the Access to Collection statement below or contact Rauner Reference.

Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Publication & Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The papers of Clayton Morey Wallace contain class notes, term papers, his thesis, letters to his girlfriend, financial account books and ephemera related to his undergraduate years at Dartmouth College.

Biography

Clayton Moray Wallace was born on December 11, 1897, in Greenwich, NY. He graduated form Dartmouth College in 1920, and attended Yale Divinity School before returning to Wolfsboro, NH to assist in the family hardware business. In 1946, Wallace moved to Indianapolis where he headed the Indiana Temperance League. He continued this work in Washington, DC, where he served as general superintendent of the Temperance League of America and was active in the establishment of Congregational churches in the Washington, DC area. In 1962, prompted by the Cuban missile crisis, Wallace, with the assistance of other peace and reform workers, was instrumental in the establishment of the "Hotline" between Moscow and Washington. Wallace died on November 16, 1981 at the age of 84.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: 1916-1924

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Class notes: Bible Study Group, 1916
  • Folder: 2, Class notes: Modern History, Part 1, with syllabus, 1917
  • Folder: 3, Class notes: Modern History , Part II, with syllabus, 1918
  • Folder: 4, Maps: History 2, Section 6, 1918
  • Folder: 5, Class notes: History 7, Section 1, undated
  • Folder: 6, Class notes: History 7, undated
  • Folder: 7, Class notes: History 8, undated
  • Folder: 8, Class notes: Political Science 1, 1919
  • Folder: 9, Class notes: Political Science 1, Review, 1919
  • Folder: 10, Class notes: Political Science 2, undated
  • Folder: 11, Class notes: Psychology , undated
  • Folder: 12, Class notes: Psychology 2, undated
  • Folder: 13, Class notes: Psychology 3, Lab book, undated
  • Folder: 14, Class notes: Psychology 3, Reading and Lectures, undated
  • Folder: 15, Class notes: Psychology 8, undated
  • Folder: 16, Class notes: Biology 4, undated
  • Folder: 17, Class notes: Biblical Literature 3, undated
  • Folder: 18, Class notes: Economics I, undated
  • Folder: 19, Class notes: English 46, undated
  • Folder: 20, Thesis: English 46: "Shakespeare as a Moral Teacher", 1920
  • Folder: 21, Class notes: English 47, undated
  • Folder: 22, Paper: "The Psychology of the Editorial", undated
  • Folder: 23, Paper: "The Light of Man Viewed in the Light of Origin", undated
  • Folder: 24, Photographs, circa 1918-1920
  • Folder: 25, Bank Statement: Wolfsboro National Bank, 1924
  • Folder: 26, Ephemera: YMCA membership card; Junction House receipt; handmade Halloween card (1919); Membership certificate for Roosevelt Memorial Association, circa 1919
  • Folder: 27, Miscellaneous: Meeting minutes (1920); List of fraternities with names of leaders; "Standard Program for Five-Man Deputation: Building a New World", circa 1920

Box: 2, Dates: 1915-1920

Contains letters to Esther Scott while Wallace was at Dartmouth, financial account books, and academic papers from Dartmouth.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 3, Dates: 1915-1920

Wallace's Dartmouth scrapbook [membook]

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

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