Clarence Ward papers, 1943-1949

Ward, Clarence, b. 1884
Art historian, Museum director
Active in Oberlin, OH

Collection size: 132 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: 115 letters to and from Ward, and 17 photographs and sketches of church interiors. The correspondence is with church ministers concerning the remodeling and building of churches in the Ohio cities of Radnor, Cuyahoga Falls, Sylvania, North Fairfield, Everett, Chardon, Tallmade, Peninsula, Chagrin Falls, West Richfield, Covington, and Applecreek, and in Benzonia, Mich.

Biographical/Historical Note: Architectural historian; Oberlin, Ohio. Ward was a museum director and professor at Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio.

Lent 1973 by Ward's son, F. Champion Ward.

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