Anna L. Wrenn Wisely Papers, circa 1881-1905 | University Archives

By Mary-Margaret Byerman

Collection Overview

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Primary Creator: Wisely, Anna L. Wrenn

Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Anna L. Wrenn Wisely Collection consists of two student composition books and five loose-leaf pages of handwritten class notes.

One book is labeled "Indiana State Normal School" and bears the name of Anna L. Wrenn and the date January 8, 1881. It contains 136 leaves, most of which are filled with notes on orthography, morals, grammar, geography, and mathematics.

The second book contains eleven pages of notes titled, "The Human Organism"; it is undated.

There are three loose-leaf pages of geography notes (undated); one leaf containing a diagram of the floor plan of a school house (undated); and one leaf dated July 26, 1905, with the name Anna L. Wisely entitled "Practice."

Collection Historical Note

Anna L. Wrenn, a student at the Indiana State Normal School in 1881, earned her certificate and graduated with the Class of 1905. Mrs. Anna Wrenn Wisely was a teacher in the public schools of Terre Haute from 1905- 1923; a substitute teacher from 1923-1928; and social director of Theta Phi Alpha sorority, Indiana University from 1928-1930.

Administrative Information

Repository: University Archives

Access Restrictions: Materials are open for research use with advance notice to the archivist.

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