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Northwest Interlibrary Cooperative of Pennsylvania (NICOP)

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Identifier: UA-430
Scope and Contents This collection contains the history of Northwest Interlibrary Cooperative of Pennsylvania (NICOP). It documents the group's endeavors including: meeting notes, correspondence, grant applications, directories, complete lists of members, finances, and by-laws.

Order of Gregg Artists Scrapbooks

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Identifier: UA-304
Scope and Contents This collection of four Mercyhurst O.G.A. scrapbooks contains various photos ranging from The Order of Gregg Artists members to wedding potos of former graduates. There are Mercyhurst business publications, correspondence, and newsclippings about graduates and students.

Photographs I

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Identifier: UA-114
Overview Photographs depicting life at the college.

Photographs II

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Identifier: UA-119
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of photographs of the graduating class from Mercyhurst College through the years 1934-1951. There are also random pictures of students through their college life and a few articles on Mercyhurst College, including one on the Cadet Teaching program sponsored by Mercyhurst College.

Photographs III

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Identifier: UA-317
Scope and Contents This collection contains four albums of Mercyhurst College photos. Album A is devoted to photographs of campus buildings. Album B features administration, faculty, staff and student photos, as well as shots of student social and academic activities. Album C pictures Sr. Angelica Cummings' art students on their Western European tour in 1970. Album D contains May Crowning photos from 1939 to 1963, and sports and miscellaneous photos.

President Marion L. Shane Papers

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Identifier: UA-258
Scope and Contents A major portion of this collection contains preparations for and the actual evaluations of Mercyhurst College by The Middle States Association from 1955-1977. There are also publications of Mercyhurst College such as course schedules, brochures, handbooks, and catalogues. Documented is the work of the faculty Blueprint and administration committees. There is a collection of 40 cassette tapes recording conferences, faculty-administration meetings and interviews by Dr. Shane. The last two...

Presidential Search Committee (PSC)

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Identifier: UA-406
Scope and Contents This collection contains procedures, communication, and documentation of the search process, which concluded with the selection of the 11th president of Mercyhurst College, Dr. Thomas Gamble.

Public Relations Office

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Identifier: UA-324
Scope and Contents This collection consists mainly of Mercyhurst College photos in three albums and eight Hollenger boxes. They depict college buildings, faculty, administration and staff, academic departments, sports, student activities, graduation classes, and individual students. There are 34 slides of the Science Department, an audio cassette of a concernt, and three scrapbooks of news clippings, 1983-1989.

Publication and Manuscripts of Mercyhurst College Community

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Identifier: UA-295
Scope and Contents This collection contains publications from authors who have been or are currently members of the faculty or administration of Mercyhurst College. The topics covered range from science, politics, criminal justice, history, political science, religion, literature, education, art, archeology and ethnic studies. Of special interest to local historians is The Best Known Name in Paper: Hammermill by Dr. William P. Garvey and Dr. Michael J. McQuillen. There are also a number of theses directly...

Quick Reference Telephone Directories

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Identifier: UA-425
Scope and Contents This collection contains Quick Reference Telephone directories for full and regular part-time faculty, administration, and staff.

Recommendations for Establishing Early Childhood Education Programs

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Identifier: UA-235
Scope and Contents This accession is a series of project reports compiled by the students of Mercyhurst College 1972 Intersession course, “Home Economics: Planning a Child Development Laboratory”, under the instruction of Rosemary Blieszner. Together the reports form a single work titled Recommendations for Establishing Early Childhood Education Programs with subdivisions on the curriculum, the center’s facilities and equipment, the program policies, records, expenditures, job descriptions, evaluations and...

Robert Lewis Ronskley

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Identifier: UA-270
Scope and Contents Robert Lewis Ronksley, a 1978 graduate of Mercyhurst College, was a very industrious, personable, well-rounded man. This collection contains a biography of him that was written by his father, Robert Irwin Ronksley, who was formerly in the Law Enforcement Department of Mercyhurst College. He explains everything his son, Robert, accomplished in his tragically short life, 1951-1980. Young Bob was married to Maryann Rozsas, also a 1978 graduate of Mercyhurst. The collection also contains a...

Senior History Theses

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Identifier: UA-233
Scope and Contents This collection contains theses of Mercyhurst University history seniors concerning the Mercyhurst community, the city of Erie, and Erie County. Topcis included are agriculture, politices, history, religion, labor, education, and ethnic groups. Accompanying some of the theses are rough drafts, note cards, lists of people interviewed, finding aids, and professor comments. Some of the theses were printed in The Journal of Erie Studies.

Sister Carolyn Herrmann, Addresses and Photographs

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Identifier: UA-129
Scope and Contents This collection consists of many of the speeches given by Sr. Carolyn over 15 years and several photographs depicting her time at Mercyhurst. A certificate of merit was presented to Sr. Carolyn by Mayor Tullio in recognition of her contributions to the city of Erie in such areas as religion, education, and culture.

Sisters of Mercy, Erie, Pennsylvania

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Identifier: UA-106
Scope and Contents Included in this collection is a group of 47 slides from a photo album of early days of the college. A second group of 47 slides were taken from Sr. Pierre Wilbert’s first Mercyhurst Scrapbook, 1926-1931, which is also on microfilm and a part of the collections. Tales of Old Erie by John G. Carney is also in the collection.

Sisters of Mercy History

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Identifier: UA-236
Scope and Contents This collection contains programs and liturgies of celebrations held in Dublin, Pittsburgh, and Erie, and calendars and newspaper supplements commemorating the 150th anniversary of the establishment of the Sisters of Mercy in Dublin, Ireland, in 1831. There are two biographies of their foundress, Mother Catherine McAuley, by Sr. Mary Lawrence Franklin, R.S.M. The latter's history of the Erie Mercies, From Eire to Erie, and her collection of poems and plays about her fellow religious sisters,...

St. Luke's Parish Correspondence

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Identifier: UA-155
Scope and Contents The St. Luke’s Collection contains seven letters between Reverend Robert D. Goodill of St. Luke’s parish and Mother M. Eustace ad Mother General Mary Clare, R.S.M. of Mercyhurst College. Earlier letters were concerned with the purchasing of land for the construction of St. Luke’s church and rectory. The area in demand belonged to the Mercyhurst College community. Later correspondence deals with the plans for the church’s stained glass window.

Staff Handbooks

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Identifier: UA-435
Scope and Contents This collection contains information for staff of Mercyhurst University. It includes information such as: general policies, policies and procedures of employment, compensation policies and practices, employee benefits, and other benefits and college information.

Student Christmas Dinner

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Identifier: UA-167
Scope and Contents Included in this collection is a slide taken of a group of students in their Freshman year at Mercyhurst College. The event taking place at the time was the annual Christmas Dinner

Student Handbooks

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Identifier: UA-436
Scope and Contents This collection contains information for students of Mercyhurst College/University. It includes information such as academic policies, residence life policies, history of the college, student life and activities, etc.

Student Telephone Directories

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Identifier: UA-427
Scope and Contents This collection contains names, addresses, and phone numbers of students. Some years faculty information is included. It is a guide for the students on campus for easy access.

Student Yearbooks

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Identifier: UA-219
Scope and Contents This collection contains the Praeterita, Mercyhurst University's yearbook from the years 1937-1998, and the Senior Annual, the yearbook from 1999-2009. Also included is the 1929 Pioneer, Mercyhurst College's first yearbook. In addition, there are letter-press photo engraving blocks. There are photographs taken in the 1960's for the Praeterita. There are are copy scales and guides, correspondence, pen-and-ink-drawings and awards from the Praeterita staff files.

The Faber Collection

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Identifier: UA-105
Scope and Contents This is a collection of seven miscellaneous volumes donated by the Mercyhurst College Learning Resource Center. There is little correlation among the several books included. Two deal with Erie, a 1931 city directory and 1928 business directory, one with the Pennsylvania State Legislator, published in 1913. Among the remaining four, half are written in German. One is a 1902 fictional volume and the other an illustrated volume detailing the Columbian Word Exhibition held in Chicago in 1893. The...

The Index, Hammermill Library Newsletter

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Identifier: UA-410
Scope and Contents This collection contains the newsletter that was designed to inform the college faculty, administration, and staff of the new resources and services offered in the college library.

The Merciad Newspaper

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Identifier: UA-253
Scope and Contents This collection features bound volumes of The Merciad, a Mercyhurst University publication. These range in dates from December 1929 through April 2015. This collection features format changes throughout the years, such as, the size of the newspaper, the texture of the paper, and the print used. In earlier years, photos of the graduating classes were featured. When the newspaper was further developed, regular articles, pen sketches, and editorials appeared. The Merciad highlighted many of the...