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West Chester University--Faculty

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Bernard S. Oldsey Collection

Identifier: 41
Overview Bernard S. Oldsey (1923-2008) was a professor in the English department of West Chester State College/West Chester University from 1969 to 1985. The collection contains material related to books he edited and a book he wrote, and material related to a lecture series.

Robert B. Gordon Papers

 Collection — Box Boxes 1-108
Identifier: 004
Abstract Robert B. Gordon (1901-1981) was born in Erie, Pennsylvania. After a short career as an optician and optometrist, he returned to The Ohio State University and earned a Ph. D. in botany (1931). Gordon taught botany and environmental science at universities and nature centers for more than forty years. He taught courses in botany, plant ecology, and conservation at West Chester State College (1938-1964) and was appointed Head of its Science Department in 1944. This collection includes personal...

Charlotte E. King Papers

Identifier: 005
Abstract Charlotte E. King (1922-1993) was a professor of elementary education at West Chester University from 1955 to 1983; she was named professor emeritus in 1984.  This collection includes materials that accompanied King in her career, including her essays, awards, speeches, newspaper articles, correspondence, tapes, and photographs.

Arrangement See individual series descriptions.

West Chester University Department of English Collection

Identifier: 052
Overview The West Chester University Department of English Collection contains materials related to the evolution of the English department's majors, minors, and programs. This collection includes correspondence, departmental and course materials, information on the WCU Poetry Conference and the WCU English Colloquium, newsletters, and promotional materials for events.

West Chester University Faculty Dames Records

Identifier: 047
Overview The Faculty Dames were a group composed of West Chester faculty spouses. This collection includes correspondence, invitations, event flyers, and articles related to the West Chester University Faculty Dames.

West Chester University Global Engagement Office Collection

Identifier: 053
Overview The West Chester University Global Engagement Office Collection contains correspondence, promotional materials about foreign study, documents from the Advisory Council for International Education, and newsletters related to international programs and opportunities.

William Roy Overlease Collection

Identifier: 40
Overview Dr. William Roy Overlease (1925-2007) was a botanist, ornithologist, ecologist, and educator who worked as a professor in the Biology Department at West Chester State College/West Chester University from 1963 to 1986. The collection contains final drafts of his publications, research data and notes his publications were based on, professional correspondence, material related to courses he taught, and material related to the establishment of the Robert B. Gordon Natural Area for Environmental...

Yoko Hashimoto-Sinclair Collection

Identifier: 060
Overview Dr. Yoko Hashimoto-Sinclair taught at West Chester University between 1969-2009 as a professor in the Theatre and Dance Department. The Yoko Hashimoto-Sinclair Collection contains materials related to theater and costume design, such as costume designs for student-led productions at the university, as well as costume design and fabric sample assignments that Dr. Hashimoto-Sinclair made for school and previous jobs. The collection also includes a personal set of Japanese woodblock calendars....