NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID
RG0737.AM: S. James Bole, 1875-1956
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.
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
Bole, Simeon James, 1875-1956
Revised TMM 01-16-2016