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MC Digital Collections

Digital Collections

The Monmouth College Archives Digital Collections are a combination of college memorabilia, ephemera, and archival materials.  The Monmouth College Archives house items from the college's history, including everything from sports memorabilia to students publications to events on campus. Digitizing the MC Archives is an ongoing process and currently available collections are listed below. A few highlighted items are:

NewspaperArchive.com Digital Collections

It includes the following MC Publications:

  • Monmouth College Catalog: 1857-2010
  • Monmouth College Ravelings: 1892-2002
  • Monmouth College Student Newspapers: 1867-2010 (See chart below)
  • Monmouth College in the War of the Rebellion (The Oracle Special Issue: 5-30-1911)
  • Monmouth College Society Catalogs: 1856-1880 & 1856-1890

Over the years, the Monmouth College student newspaper has changed names several times.  The chart below chronicles the changing names and accompanying dates:

Student newspapers include Start - End Dates
Clipper 1867
Courier 1867 - 1889
Collegian 1881 - 1889
Annex (1891-1894 incomplete) 1889 - 1894
Courier 1894 - 1899
Oracle (1897-1908 incomplete) 1897 - 1999
Courier 1999 - 2010

 

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