S. James Bole, 1875-1956 [RG0737.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG0737.AM:  S. James Bole, 1875-1956

Letters:  1922-1925
Wheaton, Illinois:  College professor
Size: 1 folder; 3 letters

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of letters from William Jennings Bryan to S. James Bole, professor at Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois. The letters date from 1922-1925. Bryan tries to enlist Bole's help in attacking the theory of evolution, and in 1925, asks if Bole would appear as a witness at the Scopes Trial in Dayton, Tennessee.

The NSHS archives and library holds numerous other materials relating to William Jennings Bryan.

DESCRIPTION

Letters, 1922-1925

 

Subject headings:

Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
Bole, Simeon James, 1875-1956
Evolution
Scopes Trial

 

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