Guide to the Colfax College Register of Pupils 1886-1900
Cage 157

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
Colfax College Register of Pupils
ID
Cage 157
Date [inclusive]
1886-1900
Extent
1.0 oversized folder
General Physical Description note
1 foot of linear shelf space
Location note
Materials located in boxed oversize.
Language
English
Abstract
A bound register of pupils from Colfax College who attended between 1890-1895 and 1899-1900, under the directory of Frank Newton English. Also includes a partial catalog of Pioneer Library, newspaper clippings, receipts, and other papers relating to Colfax College.

Preferred Citation note

Colfax College Register of Pupils, 1886-1900

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections Washington State University Libraries Pullman, WA

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Biographical/Historical note

Frank Newton English (1851-1931) was married to Mary Louise English (1845-1930). He was the proprietor of Colfax College, sometimes identified as English's Collegiate Academy, located in Colfax, Washington.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of one bound volume, a school register of pupils attending Colfax College in Colfax, Washington between 1890-1895 and 1899-1900. The register contains attendance records and notes explaining students' absences and dates of registry. Also includes newspaper clippings, receipts, and other papers, as well as a partial catalog of the college's Pioneer Library. The catalog is both handwritten and typed, and arranged by shelf and book number.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries 2013

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials note

Frank and Mary English papers, 1875-1924 (Cage 89). Mary Louise Plummer English papers, 1845-1930 (Cage 4745). Colfax College records, 1897-1910 (Cage 4064). Colfax College minutes, 1881-1902 (Cage 1555). Emma Vermilye papers, 1908-1966 (Cage 1593).

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Education, Secondary -- Washington (State) -- Colfax -- Records and correspondence
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Washington (State)

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