Clara Elizabeth Warren papers
010.CEW

Summary Information

Repository
Eastern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Warren, Elizabeth
Title
Clara Elizabeth Warren papers
ID
010.CEW
Date [inclusive]
1938-1970
Extent
2.8 Linear feet 2 archive boxes, 1 oversize box
Language
English
Abstract
Dr. Clara Elizabeth Warren was a professor in the Department of History at Michigan State Normal College. Her papers include materials related to the scholarship fund in her honor, her manuscripts and writing, memorandum, and academic attire.

Preferred Citation note

Please cite materials from the University Archives in the following manner: Item. Collection Title. Eastern Michigan University Archives.

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Biographical Note

Dr. Clara Elizabeth Warren was a professor in the Department of History at Michigan State Normal College from 1938 to her retirement in 1970. She was born in La Moure, North Dakota on 3 August 1904 to Edward M. and Effie L. Warren. She graduated from La Moure High School and Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota. She received her Masters and Ph.D. from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.

Miss Warren served as the president of the City Federation of Women's Clubs from 1943 to 1945, the Ypsilanti Business and Professional Women's Club in 1941, and the Ypsilanti Historical Society in 1975. She was a founder and on the first board of directors of the League of Women Voters in Ypsilanti.

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Scope and Contents

Dr. Clara Elizabeth Warren was a professor in the Department of History at Michigan State Normal College from 1938 through her retirement in 1970. Her papers include a series of Writing and Publishing, which is composed of manuscripts, outlines, teaching materials, published articles, and notes; there is another series of Academic Attire, which includes a graduation cap, hood, and gown. The collection also includes clippings, department memorandum, memorial materials, and two books owned by Warren.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Eastern Michigan University Archives 2012 November 8

Halle Library, Room 310
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197
734-487-0020

Conditions Governing Access note

Researchers are asked to request materials 24 hours prior to visiting the the University Archives.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Eastern Michigan University
  • History.
  • Michigan State Normal College
  • Universities and colleges--Faculty.

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Collection Inventory

Writing and Publishing 1932-1962 

Thesis: The Contribution of Oliver Pollock to the Revolution in the West 1932 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992937)   1 1

Doctoral Thesis: John Brown and His Influence on Contemporary Politics Undated 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992937)   1 2-4

General James Wilkinson 1935 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992937)   1 5

Dissertation: John Brown and His Influence on Contemporary Kentucky Politics 1937 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992937)   1 6

Correspondence and Notes: The Role of John Brown in the Kentucky Spanish Conspiracy 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992937)   1 7-8

Diary of Sgt. James B. Ayers 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992937)   1 9

Graded Student Paper 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992937)   1 10

Articles 1937-1962 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992937)   1 11

Manuscript Notes and Outlines 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992945)   2 2

Teaching and Course Materials 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992945)   2 3

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Clippings 1969-1975 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials (32307023992945)   2 1

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Memorandum 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992945)   2 4

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Memorials and Legacy 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992945)   2 5

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John Kenneth Galbraith, "Ambassador's Journal" 1969 


    Box Folder
Books (32307023992945)   2 6

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Irwin Edman, "Candle in the Dark" 1939 


    Box Folder
Books (32307023992945)   2 7

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Academic Attire 

Cap with tassel 


    Box Object
Realia (32307024756463)   3 1

Hood with velvet trim 


    Box Object
Realia (32307024756463)   3 2

Graduation robe with velvet trim 


    Box Object
Realia (32307024756463)   3 3

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