Walter A. VerWiebe Papers

Collection Summary

Title: Walter A. VerWiebe Papers
Call Number: MS 2005-07
Size: 12.0 linear feet
Acquisition: Donated by Donald VerWiebe Schwartz and Claire Schwartz Cooper
Processed by: JLY, 8-2005; MN, 12-2015
Restrictions: None

Literary Rights

Literary rights were granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher, to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.

Content Note

The Walter A. VerWiebe Papers include materials that range in date from 1916 to 1961. This includes published writings, research/subject files, photographs, artifacts and ephemera, and other materials that document the career of Walter A. VerWiebe as a field geologist, published author, and educator.

Biography

Dr. Walter VerWiebe was born August 26, 1887, in New York. His honored career in the field of Geology included field work, teaching, and publishing. This included summer stints in Pennsylvania, and with the Ohio, Michigan, and Kansas geological survey teams. He served as Field Geologist for Roxana (Shell) Petroleum Company, and Chief Geologist for the Sinclair Oil Company in Mexico and Alaska. His teaching experience included stays at Ohio State University (1913-1918), the University of Michigan (1923-1927), and the University of Wichita from 1927 until his retirement in 1955. His voluminous publication record includes the standard texts Historical Geology and How Oil Is Found. Dr. VerWiebe passed away in 1961 at age 73.

Detailed Description: Series Listing

Series 1 Box 1-Box 5 Professional Writings. The series includes the published professional writings of Dr. VerWiebe and others in his field. Dr. VerWiebe's writings, Box 1 FF 1-Box 3 FF 10, are arranged alphabetically by title and include books and journal articles from 1927 to 1957. The publications by others in his field, Box 3 FF 4-24, are also arranged alphabetically by title and span the years 1922 to 1962. Also included is a look into the publication process of a book with the galley/proof copies of two of Dr. VerWiebe's books, How Oil Is Found, located in Box 4, and North American Petroleum, in Box 5.
Series 2 Box 6-Box 10 FF 4 Research/Subject Files. These files have been arranged alphabetically by title and may include articles clipped from journals, drafts of papers or chapters, maps, correspondence, personal writings, and paper ephemera.
Series 3 Box 10 FF 5-9 University of Wichita. The series helps document the Geology department during VerWiebe's tenure at the university, 1927-1953. Also included are materials discussing the Walter A. VerWiebe Geology Scholarship, established in 1954.
Series 4 Box 10 FF 10-13 Organizations. Directories and ephemera from many of the organizations of which VerWiebe was a member.
Series 5 Box 10 FF 14-17 Photographs. Series includes two photograph albums the first labeled "Bryce + Zion Utah" and the second "Yellowstone + Teton." Also included are photographs of VerWiebe and several stereoview cards.
Series 6 Box 10 FF 18-Box 11 Artifacts and Ephemera. The series includes personal artifacts of VerWiebe including a wallet, lists of items needed for trips, samples of VerWiebe name cards, Posts Field Book with manuscript notes and drawings, the book Terry's Mexico, and a commencement gown, hood, and cap.
Series 7 Box 12 Oversized. Series includes oversized items including a Recognition Award, a Dr. Walter A. VerWiebe Geology Scholarship scrapbook that includes photographs and letters to honor and congratulate his achievements, 1954; photograph scrapbook of land areas (most labeled), and University of Wichita clippings scrapbooks, 1927-1932, 1933-1937, 1938-1952.

Detailed Description: Box and Folder Listing

Series 1 ‒ Professional Writings

Box 1FF 1Ancestral Rocky Mountains [Reprinted for private circulation from The Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Vol. 14, No. 6, June, 1930]
Box 1FF 2Exploration for Oil and Gas In Western Kansas During 1939 [University of Kansas Publications, Vol. 1940, No. 3, July 24, 1940]
Box 1FF 3Exploration for Oil and Gas In Western Kansas During 1940 [University of Kansas Publications, August, 1941, Bulletin 36]
Box 1FF 4Exploration for Oil and Gas In Western Kansas During 1942 [University of Kansas Publications, June, 1943, Bulletin 48]
Box 1FF 5Exploration for Oil and Gas In Western Kansas During 1945 [University of Kansas Publications, June, 1946, Bulletin 62]
Box 1FF 6Exploration for Oil and Gas In Western Kansas During 1946 [University of Kansas Publications, July, 1947, Bulletin 68]
Box 1FF 7Geology As She Am Tought [included in The Compass of Sigma Gamma Epsilon, Vol. 2, No. 3, March, 1927]
Box 1FF 8Geology Field Trips [University of Wichita, 1941]
Box 1FF 9Geology of Roscommon County, Michigan [Reprinted from Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters, Vol. VII, 1926]
Box 1FF 10Geosynical Boundary Faults [Reprinted for private circulation from The Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Vol. 20, No,. 7, July, 1936]
Box 1FF 11Historical Geology [Photo-Lithoprint Reproduction of Author's Manuscript by Edwards Brothers, Inc, 1934] This book was used as a text at the University of Wichita, the first edition copy includes previous owners name and address written on the cover as well as the inside front cover of the book. There is also underlining throughout. Also, as assigned, The Historical Geology Assignment Sheet for Spring 1934 is pasted to the back inside cover.
Box 1FF 12Historical Geology [Photo-Lithoprint Reproduction of Author's Manuscript by Edwards Brothers, Inc, 1934] This book was used as a text at the University of Wichita, the first edition copy is much cleaner than the one found in FF 11. Previous owners name applied with decal to title page. The Historical Geology Assignment Sheet for Spring 1934 has been removed.
Box 1FF 13How Oil is Found [Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1951] Bound copy marked with corrections and notations. Includes underlining and marginalia.
Box 1FF 14How Oil is Found [Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1953] Unbound copy
Box 1FF 15Kinderhook Dolomite of Sedgwick County, Kansas [Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Vol. 30, No. 10, October, 1946]
Box 1FF 16North American and Middle East Oil Fields [Edwards Brothers, Inc.1950] Book includes VerWiebe bookplate and marginalia
Box 2FF 1 North American Petroleum with a Chapter on the Middle East [Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1952]
Box 2FF 2 North American Petroleum with a Chapter on the Middle East [Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1957]
Box 2FF 3North American Petroleum with a Chapter on the Middle East [Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1957]
Box 2FF 4North American Petroleum with a Chapter on the Middle East [Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1952] Unbound copy. Has marginalia and underlining, revision copy for 1957 edition.
Box 2FF 5Oil Fields in North America [Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1949]
Box 2FF 6Oil Fields in North America [Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1949] Title page has manuscript note "First Copy Use to maker corrections." Book has marginalia and underlining
Box 2FF 7Oil Fields in North America [Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1949] Title page has manuscript note "Desk Copy WAVerWiebe." Book has marginalia.
Box 2FF 8Oil Industry in Kansas during 1942 [unknown source] A photocopied reading copy is also included.
Box 2FF 9Outline of Laboratory Work in General Geology [College Book Store, 1916]
Box 2FF 10Present Distribution and Thickness of Mesozoic Systems [Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, Vol. 44, August 31, 1933]
Box 2FF 11Present Distribution and Thickness of Paleozoic Systems [Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, Vol. 43, June 30, 1932]
Box 2FF 12Regional Exploration and Development in the Untied States [Reprinted from "Annual Reviews of Petroleum Technology," Vol. 5 (Covering 1939)]
Box 2FF 13Regional Geology and Development in the United States [Reprinted from "Annual Reviews of Petroleum Technology," Vol. 4 (Covering 1938)]
Box 2FF 14The Stratigraphy of Alpena County, Michigan [Reprinted from Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters, Vol. VII, 1926]
Box 2FF 15 The Stratigraphy of Chippewa County, Michigan [Reprinted from Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters, Vol. VIII, 1927]
Box 2FF 16The Stratigraphy of the Petroliferous Area of Eastern Mexico [From The American Journal of Science, Vol.VIII, October, November and December, 1924]
Box 2FF 17Surface Geology of Menominee County, Michigan [Reprinted from Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters, Vol. VII, 1926]
Box 2FF 18Tectonic Classification of Oil Fields in the United States [Reprinted for private circulation from The Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Vol. 13, No. 5, May, 1929]
Box 3FF 1 Unusual Rock in Hodgeman County, Kansas with Andrew J. Lang [The Municipal University of Wichita Bulletin, University Studies No. 30, Vol. XXIX, No.4, October, 1954
Box 3FF 2 The Wellington Formation of Central Kansas [Bulletin Municipal University of Wichita, University Studies No. 2, Vol. XII, No. 5, May,1937]
Box 3FF 3 Western Kansas Oil and Gas Developments During 1938 [Bulletin of The University of Kansas, Vol. 40, No. 8, April, 1939]
Box 3FF 4 Atoka Formation on the North Side of the McAlester Basin by Jack G. Blythe [Oklahoma Geological Survey, Circular 47, 1959] bound edition, inscribed to VerWiebe and signed by author.
Box 3FF 5 Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists [Vol. 6, Number 3, May-June, 1922]
Box 3FF 6Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists [Vol. 45, Number 1, January, 1961]
Box 3FF 7 Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists [Vol. 45, Number 2, February, 1961]
Box 3FF 8 Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists [Vol. 45, Number 3, Part II, February, 1961]
Box 3FF 9 Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists [Vol. 45, Number 4, April, 1961]
Box 3FF 10Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists [Vol. 46, Number 1, January, 1962] Issue includes the memorial written for VerWiebe by B. W. Beebe and Lee H. Cornell. Folder also includes a copy of the memorial removed from the bulletin, two typed copies of the VerWiebe memorial, and correspondence regarding the research and writing of the memorial
Box 3FF 11Differential Entrapment of Oil and Gas in Arbuckle Dolomite of Central Kansas by Robert F. Walters [Reprinted for private circulation from The Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists Vol. 42, No. 9, September, 1958] Issue is inscribed to VerWiebe and signed by author. Folder also includes a letter from author to VerWiebe thanking him for an encouraging letter he had recently received. The letter was originally found between pages 2142 and 2143 of the issue.
Box 3FF 12Directory of Geological Material in North America by J. V. Howell and A. I. Levorsen [The American Geological Institute, 1957]
Box 3FF 13Geologic Literature on North America 1785-1918 by John M. Nickles [Bulletin 736, Government Printing Office, 1923] Includes several pages, including title, marked with VerWiebe's "Personal Property" stamp
Box 3FF 14The Geological Society of America 1888-1930 by Herman LeRoy Fairchild [published by the Society, January, 1932] Inside page and title page have VerWiebe's "Personal Property" stamp.
Box 3FF 16The Geological Society of America Bulletin [Vol. 72, No. 2, February, 1961]
Box 3FF 17The Geological Society of America Bulletin [Vol. 72, No. 5, May, 1961]
Box 3FF 18The Geological Time Classification of the United States Geological Survey Compared with Other Classifications Accompanied by the Original Definitions of Era, Period and Epoch Terms by M. Grace Wilmarth [Bulletin 769, Government Printing Office, 1925] Title page has VerWiebe's "Personal Property" stamp. Between back cover (which as come apart from the spine) and the last page there is a still sealed envelope also marked with VerWiebe's stamp.
Box 3FF 19Kier's 5-Barrel Still by W. K. Cadman [Reprinted from the Western Pennsylvania Historical Magazine, Vol. 42, No. 4, 1960] Front cover is inscribed to VerWiebe and signed by author.
Box 3FF 20Publications of the Geological Survey [United States Government Printing Office, May, 1948] Listing of publications available for order. 2 copies both include marginalia. First copy has two notecards taped to the title page with the heading "Attic" and then lists of numbers underneath.
Box 3FF 21Rocks and Minerals of Michigan by The Department of Geology and Geography at Michigan State College [Franklin DeKleine Company, 1953] Included in the folder is the paper "Michigan's Gem Stones" by unknown author
Box 3FF 22Summary Digest of the Geology of Trinidad by H. G. Kugler [July 22, 1936]
Box 3FF 23The Synthesis of Seismograms from Well Log Data [United Geophysical Corporation, 1955]
Box 3FF 24Time of Migration of Oil and Gas by William Carruthers Gussow [reprinted for private circulation from The Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Vol. 39, No. 5, May, 1955. Front cover is inscribed to VerWiebe and signed by author.
Box 4How Oil Is Found. The box includes the text in two separate forms before publication including oversized galley/proof pages and pages with marked illustrations and captions.
Box 5North American Petroleum. Galley/proof pages

Series 2 ‒ Subject Files

Box 6FF 2Alabama
Box 6FF 3Alaska
Box 6FF 4Alaska Peninsula
Box 6FF 5SE Alaska
Box 6FF 6Alberta
Box 6FF 7Appalation Geosyncline
Box 6FF 8Argentina
Box 6FF 9Arkansas
Box 6FF 10Asia
Box 6FF 11Australia
Box 6FF 12Bahrein
Box 6FF 13Balcones Fault
Box 6FF 14Bend figures
Box 6FF 15Berea PM17
Box 6FF 16Berg
Box 6FF 17Big Horn
Box 6FF 18Blue Book
Box 6FF 19Blue Book 1958
Box 6FF 20Bolivia
Box 6FF 21Books on Geology Recommended Reading
Box 6FF 22Brazil
Box 6FF 23Burma
Box 6FF 24California
Box 6FF 25Canada Eastern
Box 6FF 26Central
Box 6FF 27Central America and Cuba
Box 6FF 28Chapter VIII Notes
Box 6FF 29China
Box 6FF 30Cincinnati Arch
Box 6FF 31Colombia
Box 6FF 32Colorado
Box 6FF 33Colorado NE
Box 6FF 34Colorado SE
Box 6FF 35Conversion Units
Box 6FF 36Cretaceous PM10
Box 6FF 37Cumberland Saddle
Box 6FF 38Cuyama
Box 6FF 39Deep
Box 6FF 40Deepest Wells
Box 6FF 41Dry Hole Percentage
Box 6FF 42Dundee PM38
Box 6FF 43East Interior Figures
Box 6FF 44East Texas
Box 6FF 45Ecuador
Box 6FF 46Electric Logs
Box 6FF 47Electric Prospecting
Box 6FF 48Egypt
Box 6FF 49Europe
Box 6FF 50Florida
Box 6FF 51Fossil Drawing
Box 6FF 52France
Box 7FF 1Gas
Box 7FF 2Geo Alumni
Box 7FF 3Geophysics
Box 7FF 4Geophysical Crews
Box 7FF 5General
Box 7FF 6Golden Trend
Box 7FF 7Gravity
Box 7FF 8Grand Canyon Arizona
Box 7FF 9Grey Book
Box 7FF 10Green Book
Box 7FF 11Green Book New Index
Box 7FF 12Green Book Revision 1957
Box 7FF 13Green Free Copies
Box 7FF 14Green River
Box 7FF 15History
Box 7FF 16History Personalities
Box 7FF 17History Transport
Box 7FF 18House
Box 7FF 19Humor
Box 7FF 20Illinois
Box 7FF 21Illustrations
Box 7FF 23Index
Box 7FF 24Indiana
Box 7FF 25Iran
Box 7FF 26Iran (old)
Box 7FF 27Iraq
Box 7FF 28Israel
Box 7FF 29Japan
Box 7FF 30Kansas
Box 7FF 31[Kansas] 27-4
Box 7FF 32[Kansas] 29-1E
Box 7FF 33Kansas State Geological Survey
Box 7FF 34Kay County Oklahoma Township Plats
Box 7FF 35Kay County Reports
Box 7FF 36Kentucky East Figures
Box 7FF 37Kentucky South
Box 7FF 38Kentucky Western
Box 7FF 39Kuwait
Box 7FF 40Laramie Basin
Box 7FF 41Largest Wells
Box 7FF 42Laterolog
Box 7FF 43Letter to Geo Alumni
Box 7FF 44Letters of Recommendation for Students
Box 7FF 45List Illustrations
Box 7FF 46Los Angeles Basin
Box 7FF 47Louisiana Gulf Coast
Box 7FF 48Louisiana No. Figures
Box 7FF 49Louisiana South
Box 7FF 50Maps
Box 7FF 51Maps
Box 7FF 52Magnetometer
Box 7FF 53Manitoba
Box 7FF 54Matador
Box 8FF 1Mexico
Box 8FF 2Mexico
Box 8FF 3Mexico Isthmus
Box 8FF 4Mexico Southern
Box 8FF 5Mexico Tabasco
Box 8FF 6Michigan
Box 8FF 7[Michigan]
Box 8FF 8[Michigan] PM11 S.Cent Mich; PM 11 Trenton; Chart 4 Traverse & Dundee; PM 28 Sylvania; PM28 Traverse; Ord. & Camb.
Box 8FF 9Middle East
Box 8FF 10Mississippi
Box 8FF 11Montana
Box 8FF 12[Montana] OC40; PM 43; PC 15 NW Mont Miss. & Devon
Box 8FF 13Mountain Front
Box 8FF 14Natural Gas
Box 8FF 15Nebraska
Box 8FF 16Nebraska East
Box 8FF 17Neutral Zone
Box 8FF 18Neutron Curve
Box 8FF 19Nevada & Idaho
Box 8FF 20New Mexico
Box 8FF 21New Mexico San Juan
Box 8FF 22New York Illustrations
Box 8FF 23New York Notes
Box 8FF 24Northern
Box 8FF 25Northern Mexico
Box 8FF 26Number of Wells Drilled
Box 8FF 27Ohio East
Box 8FF 28Oklahoma
Box 8FF 29Oklahoma Illustrations
Box 8FF 30Oklahoma NE Illustrations
Box 8FF 31[Oklahoma] NE, NW, SE, SW
Box 8FF 32Oregon
Box 8FF 33Ouachita-Amarillo
Box 8FF 34Pakistan
Box 8FF 35Paleographic Maps
Box 8FF 36Pantepec
Box 8FF 37Peace River
Box 8FF 38Pembina
Box 8FF 39Pennsylvania
Box 8FF 40Pennsylvania Figures
Box 8FF 41Permission to Copy Illustrations
Box 8FF 42Poetry
Box 8FF 43Powder River
Box 8FF 44Production Data
Box 8FF 45Publication List
Box 8FF 46Qatar
Box 8FF 47Qum
Box 9FF 1Radioactivity Well Logging
Box 9FF 2Recovery
Box 9FF 3Recovery Methods
Box 9FF 4Red Book
Box 9FF 5Red Book Advertisements
Box 9FF 6Red Book Free Copies
Box 9FF 7Red Book Revision 1954 & others
Box 9FF 9Reefs
Box 9FF 10Refining History
Box 9FF 11Research
Box 9FF 12Reserves
Box 9FF 13[Rose Hill District] PM 76 #1
Box 9FF 14[Russia] PC 16 sheet 1
Box 9FF 15Salina 40
Box 9FF 16Seminole
Box 9FF 17San Joaquin
Box 9FF 18Santa Maria
Box 9FF 19Saskatchewan
Box 9FF 20See Pages
Box 9FF 21S. P. Log
Box 9FF 22South America
Box 9FF 23Speeches and Talks
Box 9FF 24Tapline
Box 9FF 25Saudi Arabia New
Box 9FF 26South Dakota
Box 9FF 27Spraberry
Box 9FF 28Table Contents
Box 9FF 29Tennessee
Box 9FF 30Texas Gulf Coast
Box 9FF 31Texas North
Box 9FF 32Texas Panhandle
Box 9FF 33Torsion Balance
Box 9FF 34Trinidad
Box 9FF 35Turkey
Box 9FF 36Turner Valley
Box 9FF 37Tyler Basin
Box 9FF 38Utah
Box 9FF 39Utah SE
Box 9FF 40Ventura
Box 9FF 41Venezuela
Box 9FF 42Vinta Basin PM 75
Box 9FF 43Virginia
Box 9FF 44[Virginia] PM 76 #2
Box 9FF 45West Texas
Box 9FF 46West Texas Stratigraphy
Box 9FF 47West Virginia
Box 10FF 1Williston Basin
Box 10FF 2Wind River
Box 10FF 3Wyoming
Box 10FF 4X Section Paper

Series 3 ‒ University of Wichita

Box 10FF 5University of Wichita ‒ Publications of the Faculty September 1, 1926 to October 1, 1941, 2 copies, with manuscript markings next to VerWiebe's publications; Publications of the Faculty October 1, 1941 to June 1, 1953, 2 copies, one copy has manuscript markings and the other is free of any markings; Professional Record; photo page removed from Parnassus showing VerWiebe as Geology Department Head; list of Geology graduates from 1928-1941; A Brief Historical Sketch of Geo Alumni and Recapitulation for Fall 1954, both offering department history; a memorandum Regarding Fossil Exchanges (1954), Professor Emeritus of Geology certificate (1955), and two pieces of correspondence sent to VerWiebe (1956, 1959)
Box 10FF 6 University of Wichita ‒ 2 audio reels: (1) Dr.'s VerWiebe + McKinley 2/12/50 Side 1: Geologic Time Table; Side 2: Interview. (2) Geologic Time Table 2/12/50 Dr. VerWiebe
Box 10FF 7University of Wichita ‒ History of the Geology Department For the Years 1927 to 1949 Prepared by W. A. VerWiebe, 2 copies. Each has manuscript notations, one copy includes an updated highlight sheet up to 1951-1952.
Box 10FF 8University of Wichita ‒ Bound journal includes the guest register from VerWiebe's retirement reception held May 20, 1953, at the Petroleum Club, and collected letters and telegrams sent to VerWiebe in honor of his retirement.
Box 10FF 9University of Wichita ‒ VerWiebe Scholarship materials including University of Wichita Biennial Catalogue Number 1957-1958 1958-1959 with mention of the Scholarship (p. 31), clippings, correspondence, and Application Form, and 1955 Policies and Procedures.

Series 4 ‒ Professional Organizations

Box 10FF 10Organizations ‒ American Association of Petroleum Geologists. Correspondence and clippings regarding VerWiebe's honorary lifetime membership (1955)
Box 10FF 11Organizations ‒ Kansas Geological Society. Directories 1959, 1960, 1961, 1968
Box 10FF 12Organizations ‒ Kansas Geological Society. Membership card (1951), Honorary Life Membership certificate (1951), Proceedings of the Eighth Annual Field Conference (September 1934), Bulletin (June 1952)
Box 10FF 13Organizations ‒ Other. Membership List of the Geological Society of America (1959), Cornell University Department of Geology alumni member register (1957)

Series 5 ‒ Photographs

Box 10FF 14Photograph album labeled "Bryce + Zion Utah." Includes black and white photographs and a colored card of Bryce Canyon
Box 10FF 15Photograph album labeled "Yellowstone Teton." Includes black and white photographs of landscapes and bears, most are identified
Box 10FF 16 15 Stereoview cards ‒ 5 from Keystone View Company, 10 appear self-made, all are identified
Box 10FF 17Loose photographs found throughout the collection, 4 of VerWiebe, 1 of unidentified group, 1 of Kier monument, and slides. The slides were removed from a box labeled Middle East Saudi Arabia.

Series 6 ‒ Artifacts and Ephemera

Box 10FF 18Wallet with VerWiebe's name and street address, lists of items needed for trips, samples of VerWiebe name cards, Posts Field Book with manuscript notes and drawings, book Terry's Mexico with VerWiebe's name and address in Mexico in manuscript on inside title page.
Box 11Commencement hood, cap, and gown

Series 7 ‒ Oversized

Box 12Oversized ‒ Recognition Award from University of Wichita Alumni Association, 1958. Includes Resolution by Alumni Association also included (certificate was originally framed and resolution taped to backside, but removed for space purposes); Dr. Walter A. VerWiebe Geology Scholarship scrapbook includes photographs and letters to honor and congratulate Dr. VerWiebe, 1954; photograph scrapbook of land areas most labeled; University of Wichita clippings scrapbooks, 1927-1932, 1933-1937, 1938-1952.