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This guide will help you understand the resources available in McIntyre Library's Special Collections & Archives Department.

Arthur Marcus Olson

Lt. Arthur Marcus Olson, an Eau Claire alumni, was killed in action during the Battle of Chateau-Thierry on July 18, 1918.  His picture hangs in the Special Collections and Archives Department and serves as a memorial to all UWEC students-past and present-who have given their lives in the service of our country.

About this Guide

This guide will help you understand the resources available in the Special Collections & Archives Department of McIntyre Library.  You also will find useful information that will help you locate and interpret archival collections.

Special Collections & Archives

Special Collections & Archives

The Special Collections & Archives of McIntyre Library consist of four main collections: University Archives, Area Research Center, Rare Book Collection, and Local History Collection. Maps and photographs of local and regional interest also are housed in Special Collections.

Please select from the tabs at the top of the page to discover more information about individual collections, research hints and strategy by topic, and general information.

Hours & Contact Information

Spring 2015 Hours

Sunday:               1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday:               9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday - Friday:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

For exceptions, please review the library building hours.

Quick Contact Information

Phone: 715-836-2739

Subject Guide

Greg Kocken
Special Collections Librarian & University Archivist
Special Collections & Archives,
McIntyre Library, Room 5022
Phone: 715-836-3873
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