Lota Garner papers
010.LG

Summary Information

Repository
Eastern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Garner, Lota
Title
Lota Garner papers
ID
010.LG
Date [inclusive]
1830-1890
Extent
3.8 Linear feet 3 record center cartons and 1 flat box
Language
English
Abstract
The Lota Garner papers contains the papers of Lota Garner an art professor at Michigan State Normal College and her family spanning from 1830 until 1931. Materials include photographs, manuscripts, religious journals, and sermons. The collection is further arranged into five series including:  Family Papers, Manuscripts, Photographs, Religious Journals, and  Sermons. The manuscripts and sermons are written by unknown authors, presumably the sermons were written by Isac Bigelow who was a pastor.

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

Lota H. Garner attended Olivert College from 1882- 1884, and Oberlin College from 1884-1887. She spent the years 1888-1894 studying and teaching art in Springfield and Toledo Ohio. Miss Garner specialized in drawing in this institution, and accepted her present position in the Drawing Department in 1902. She was a student at the Chicago Art Institute during the winter of 1909. Lota was a member of the art department faculty for about 30 year. Garner died in 1931 after a prolonged illness.

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Scope and Contents

The Lota Garner papers contain family records, photographs, religious magazines, and sermons. Records span for nearly a hundred years starting in 1830 until 1931. Lota Garner was an art professor at Michigan State Normal College from 1902 until 1931. The collection is arranged into three series:  Family Papers, Manuscripts, Photographs, Religious Magazines, and  Sermons.

Content in the Family Papers series include Agreements, Correspondence, Iscac Bigelow papers, Thomas Garner papers, and Lota Garner papers. The  Manuscripts series contains manuscripts written by an unknown author. The  Photographs series includes a photo of an unidentified man, and an album belonging to Professor T.C. Garner of Fenton College. The  Religious Journals series contains the  American Congress of Social Science, The Oberlin Evangelist, and The Spiritual Magazine these journals are from about 1835 until 1880. The  Sermons series is a collection of sermons written presumably by Isac Bigelow who was a pastor.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Eastern Michigan University Archives 2012 May 17

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. College of Arts and Sciences
  • Eastern Michigan University. Dept. of Art
  • Michigan State Normal College
  • Universities and colleges--Faculty.

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Collection Inventory

Family Papers 

Agreements 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 1

Correspondence 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 2

Isac Bigelow 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 3

Thomas Garner 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 4

Lota Garner 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 21

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Manuscripts 

No. H1 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 14

H2 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 5

No. 5 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 6

No. 23 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 7

No. 41.41 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 8

Pg. 67 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 9

No. 70 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 10

No. 91 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 11

No. 103 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 12

No. 181 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 5

Chapter 2 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 15

Chapter 6 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 16

Discipline 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 13

Folder 1 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 17

Folder 2 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 18

Folder 3 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 19

Folder 4 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 20

Folder 5 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 21

Folder 6 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 22

Folder 7 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 23

Folder 8 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 24

Folder 9 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 25

Folder 10 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 26

Folder 11 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 27

Folder 12 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 28

Folder 13 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 29

Folder 14 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 30

Folder 15 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 31

Folder 16 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 32

Folder 17 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 33

Folder 18 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 34

Folder 19 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 35

Folder 20 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 36

Folder 21 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 37

Folder 22 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 38

Folder 23 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 39

Folder 24 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 40

Folder 25 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 41

Folder 26 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 42

Folder 27 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 43

Folder 28 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 44

Folder 29 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992234)   1 45

Folder 30 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 1

Folder 31 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 2

Folder 32 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 3

Folder 33 of 33 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 4

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Photographs 

Unidentified Male 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 6

Garner Family Album 


    Box Object
Mixed materials (32307023992267)   4 1

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Religious Journals 

American Congress of Social Science 1873 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 7

The Oberlin Evangelist 1841 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 8

The Spiritual Magazine 1846-1849 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 9

Trial and Acquittal of Lyman Beecher, DD. Before the Presbytery of Cincinnati on Charges Preorred by Joshua L. Wilson DD. 1835 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 10

The Witness 1842 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 11

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Sermons 

Folder 1 of 6 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 13

Folder 2 of 6 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 13

Folder 3 of 6 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 14

Folder 4 of 6 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 15

Folder 5 of 6 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 16

Folder 6 of 6 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 17

A Brief History of the Herod Dynasty Lasting 100 years 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 18

The Buddhist Religion 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 19

Concerning Ancient Persia and Zonoaster the Prophet 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 20

Concerning the History of Ancient Nations 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 21

Concerning the Incarnation of Christ 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 22

Concerning the Koran and its Doctrines 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 23

Concerning Love of Animal Abaynetism 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 24

Concerning Modern Scientists and Popular Theology 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 25

The Conflict Between Science and Religion 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 26

Danced is a Statesman 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 27

The Doctrine Shout of Unts Life 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992242)   2 28

The Elements that Constitute A Perfect Than 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 1

God a Great Philosopher 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 2

The Great First Cause 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 6

Hoerekiah & Isaih Father and Son Prophet and King 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 3

Incdior & Hintoian 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 4

Judus Moicubes 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 5

Mosoie Laws with Death Penalities 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 7

The Mythical History of Egypt & Byography of Mauetho the Historian also Concopaning its Monuments 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 8

Mythology & Sythiam Empire 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 9

Nouns Universal Delluge Mythical 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 10

A Phylosophical Conception of the Origin of all Things 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 11

The Principal Law of Life 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 12

The Religion of Mohomned and the Hidjah with other Mounth 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 13

Sanchuniathon the Historian of Phonecia 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 14

The Social Question 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 15

Thin dam Ous paper 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 16

Where is Ultimate Authority in Religious Beliefs and Practice 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 17

Winchcls Preadomite 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 18

Zeuel Avasta 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 19

Zoorobabell 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023992259)   3 20

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