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This collection includes materials relating to Harold A. Dunkelberger’s life and work in relation to Gettysburg College and the Lutheran Church, as well as his personal and family relationships. It contains notes and records used while he was a professor in and later head of the Religion Department, as well as information about aspects of College administration and alumni relations in which he was involved. Additionally, Gettysburg College publications for events with which Dunkelberger was not directly connected are present in the collection. Academic correspondence with faculty at Gettysburg and other institutions is included, as well as several pieces Dunkelberger reviewed prior to publication. Planning materials and minutes from a variety of conferences attended by Dunkelberger make up one series, as does memorabilia from the travels he undertook as part of his work.

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Collection Size

10.5 cubic feet

Publication Date

April 2014


Gettysburg College, Lutheran Theological Seminary, Phi Sigma Kappa, Phi Beta Kappa, Der Deutsche Verein, Eta Sigma Phi, Tau Kappa Alpha, Muhlenberg Freshman Prize, the Brewer Greek Prize, Garver Greek Prize


Higher Education | History | Social History

MS-152: Papers of Harold A. Dunkelberger ‘36