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Iolene Lund Collection of Pomoniana

 Collection
Identifier: PC-0004

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The collection contains correspondence regarding Lund's involvement in the Pomona College Alumni Association, photographs of the Pomona College campus, and printed materials from both on and off-campus events.

Dates

  • 1920-1981
  • Majority of material found within 1920-1929

Creator

Language of Materials

Languages represented in collection: English.

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to reproduce or to publish must be submitted in writing to the Archives.

Biography / Administrative History

Iolene Lazelle Lund Putnam (1908-2005) was born in Mancelona, Michigan in 1908 and moved with her family to San Bernardino in 1914. Iolene attended and graduated from Pomona College in 1929, majoring in English. In 1931, she married her husband and fellow Pomona College alumnus, Murray Putnam ('28), at the Bridges Hall of Music ("Little Bridges") on the Pomona College campus. Following her education and marriage, Iolene spent many years teaching elementary school and raising a family in the San Joaquin Valley. Throughout her life, Iolene was active in the Pomona College Alumni Association and the American Association of University Women.

Extent

1 Linear Foot (1 flat storage box)

Abstract

The collection contains correspondence regarding Iolene Lund's involvement in the Pomona College Alumni Association, photographs of the Pomona College campus, and printed materials from on and off-campus events.

Physical Location

Please consult repository.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Susan Christiansen, 2009.

Accruals

Additions to the collection are not anticipated.

Processing Information

Processed by Jamie Weber in 2012.
Title
Iolene Lund Collection of Pomoniana
Status
Completed
Author
Jamie Weber
Date
2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the 06 - Pomona College Archives Repository

Contact:
Special Collections, The Claremont Colleges Library
800 N. Dartmouth Avenue
Claremont CA 91711