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Collection Listings

DissertationsThe Marion E. Wade Center contains collections of materials related to each of the seven authors, in a variety of media formats. Descriptions for collections appear below with links to available listings, and view our online catalog for more searching options. Updated listings and new catalog records are added frequently.

Any questions regarding the Wade Center holdings may be emailed to the attention of the archival staff at: wade@wheaton.edu

Overview of Materials Housed in the Collection – A brief summary listing of the types of materials housed at the Wade Center.

Archival Materials Finding Aid Listings – Archives are collections of various materials grouped by topic or common origin. Finding aids are descriptive listings of the contents of each archive. The Wade Center archives contain materials by, about, and related to the seven authors.

Book and Journal Listings – Access to the library catalog. More listings are added regularly to the catalog.

Books Owned by Wade Authors – Listings of books that were in the possession of the seven authors, now in the Wade Center's holdings.

Letter Collection Listings – Collections of original correspondence by, to, or about the seven Wade authors, and their families and friends.

Manuscript Listings – The manuscript holdings include handwritten or typed drafts of pre-published works by the seven Wade authors.

Sound and Video Recording Listings – Collection listings of the recordings available for use in the Wade Center Reading Room.

Collection Development Summary (pdf) – This document summarizes the Wade Center's mission, programs, services, and collection goals and priorities.

Search Wade Collections

Search the Wade Center holdings and collection listings. More items are added on a regular basis.

Read the Wade's Blog

Read the Wade Center's blog "Off the Shelf" to learn more about Wade Center museum exhibits and collections, including highlights of individual artifacts.