Katherine V. W. Palmer and Ephraim
Laurence Palmer memorabilia,
Katherine V. W.
(Katherine Van Winkle) Palmer, 1895-
1.5 cubic ft.
Correspondence, scrapbooks, directories, newsletters,
clippings, minutes, reports, speeches, memorabilia, and other materials.
Bound volume of letters on the retirement of E. Laurence
Palmer, 1952; scrapbook of letters on the retirement of Katherine V. W. Palmer from the
Paleontological Research Institution, 1978; scrapbook on Katherine V. W. Palmer's trip
to Japan, 1974; medal from the Paleontological Society. Also, Sigma Delta Epsilon
materials, including correspondence, directories, newsletters, clippings, minutes,
reports, speeches, and a history of Sigma Delta Epsilon, 1921-1971; and four-page
mimeographed outline of the development of the Nature Study program in the Department of
Rural Education at Cornell, prepared by Professor E. Laurence Palmer. Also, letter to
Dr. Palmer from Pvt. T.A. Baker, U.S. Marines, stationed in Nantes, France, Dec. 29,
1918, describing his experiences in the military service.
Language: Collection material in English
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell