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Wheaton College Postpones Opening Plans, 1916

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Wheaton College Postpones Opening Plans, 1916
Wheaton College Postpones Opening Plans, 1916

Dates

  • 1916-09-06

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Summary

President Cole announces a delay in the college's opening, due to a widespread outbreak of infantile paralysis in the United States. He advises families to alert the college if any incoming students have been exposed to the disease, so that they may take precautionary steps.

Repository Details

Part of the Marion B. Gebbie Archives and Special Collections Repository