MSS 114

Wenzel, Marian Stewart

Papers of Marian Stewart Wenzel, 1918-1973

Gallaudet University Archives

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Gallaudet University Archives

Call No.: MSS 114


Title: Papers of Marian Stewart Wenzel, 1918-1973.

Quantity: 0.5 Linear Feet (1 document box)


Note: This document last updated 2006 January 11.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information: The Marian Stewart Wenzel collection was donated to the Gallaudet University Archives by Marian Stewart Wenzel.

Processed by: Thomas Strunk. 2001 March 15.

Processing Note: Conditions on Use and Access: This collection is open to the public with no restrictions. Photocopies may be made for scholarly research.

Related Material in the Archives See ALADIN

Biographical Sketch

Marian (Stewart) Wenzel is the granddaughter of the late Charles R. Ely, faculty member and vice-president of Gallaudet College, and great-granddaughter of the late Charles W. Ely, principal of Maryland School for the Deaf in Frederick. Marian Wenzel’s mother is Elizabeth (Ely) Stewart. The collection was passed on to her from her mother, Elizabeth, as she preserved the documents received from Gallaudet College after her father, Charles died.

Scope and Content

Familial papers fill this collection primarily. Some of the documents came from Gallaudet College after Charles R. Ely’s death.

Series Descriptions and Folder Lists

No Series

Box Folder Title of Folder Date
1 1 Obituary Notice of Charles R. Ely 1939
1 2 Letters of Sympathy 1939
1 3 Obituary for Louise C. Ely 1943
1 4 Elizabeth Ely Stewart’s Research 1918-1972
1 5 Correspondence- Robert Merlino 1963
1 6 Presentation Day 1914- 1936
1 7 Buff and Blue Clipping 1939
1 8 Buff and Blue Memorial Issue n.d.
1 9 Installation of Leonard Elstad as President 1947
1 10 Gallaudet’s Fashion Show 1950
1 11 Events at Gallaudet College 1914-1969
1 12 Newspaper Clippings 1942, 1971-73
1 13 Unfinished Letter on Centennial Card n.d.
1 14 Unused Envelope of Md. School for the Deaf n.d.

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