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Newton K. Wesley Collection

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Newton K. Wesley Personal Papers

Wesley-Jessen Corporation

Contacto

National Eye Research Foundation

Audio Visual Materials

Books

Photos

Slides

Scrapbooks

Artifacts



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Newton K. Wesley Collection, 1956-2002 | Friends Collection and Earlham College Archives

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Collection Overview

Title: Newton K. Wesley Collection, 1956-2002Add to your cart.

ID: FMS/197

Extent: 0.0

Arrangement: By series.

Subjects: Japanese Americans, Ophthalmology, Orthokeratology

Languages: English, Japanese

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection is primarily comprised of documents, pictures, and reference material from Newton K. Wesley's (Uyesugi's) career in the field of orthokeratology (using contact lenses to reshape the curvature of the eye). The collection is arranged by series based on the original order and loosely chronological. Personal papers from Mr. Wesley are located in series one. Items relating to Mr. Wesley's two large organizations--the Wesley-Jessen Corporation and the National Eye Research Foundation--are included in series two and four respectively. Collections of ophthalmology publications are also found in series three and four. One box of film and VHS tapes comprise series five. One box of books is found under series six. Series seven includes hundreds of photographs from Newton K. Wesley's career and personal life. Series 8 contains thousands of medical slides used by Newton K. Wesley for presentations. Finally, series nine is made up of five separate scrapbooks primarily housing press clippings covering Mr. Wesley's organizations and developments.

Most of the materials in this collection have been digitized and are available online, with the exception of materials like financial and medical records, film and VHS tapes, and the scrapbooks.

Subject/Index Terms

Japanese Americans
Ophthalmology
Orthokeratology

Administrative Information

Repository: Friends Collection and Earlham College Archives

Access Restrictions: Some materials may be protected by copyright. Permission to reproduce and to publish for commercial purposes must be requested from the Archivist.

Related Materials: Newton K. Wesley's change of name documents (April 5, 1943) and chapel address given at Earlham College (January 22, 1943). Dennis Papers EC5.5 Series 5 Box 5 Folder 42 For more information please see https://archives.earlham.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=1041&q=dennis.

Preferred Citation: Newton K. Wesley Collection, 1911-2011. FMS 197. Friends Collection and Earlham College Archives, Richmond IN

Processing Information: Processed by Kyle Stocksdale and Natalie Gillies.

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[Series 3: Contacto],
[Series 4: National Eye Research Foundation],
[Series 5: Audio Visual Materials],
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[Series 7: Photos],
[Series 8: Slides],
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Series 3: ContactoAdd to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 22: History-Contacto: Data, Ads, Announcements, Articles, Authors, 1957-86Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Contacto Editions, Jan-Mar 1958Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Contacto Editions, May-July 1958Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Contacto Editions, Sept-Nov 1958Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Contacto Editions, Jan-Apr 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Contacto Editions, May-Sept 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Contacto Editions, Oct-Dec 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 29: Contacto Editions, Jan-Apr 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Contacto Editions, May-Aug 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Contacto Editions, Sept-Dec 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Contacto Editions, Jan-Mar 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 33: Contacto Editions, Apr-July 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 34: Contacto Editions, Aug-Dec 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 35: Contacto Editions, Jan-Apr 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 36: Contacto Editions, May-Aug 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 37: Contacto Editions, Sept-Dec 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 38: Contacto Editions and Index of Articles, Nov-Dec 1963, Sept 1967, 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 39: Contacto Editions, June, Sept, Dec 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 40: Contacto Editions, Mar, Dec 1971, Mar 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 41: Contacto Editions, June, Sept, Dec 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 42: Contacto Editions, Feb, Apr, June 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 43: Contacto Editions, Jan, July 1974, Jan 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 44: Contacto Editions, Jan , Sept 1976, Jan 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 45: Contacto Editions, July, Nov 1977, Jan 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 46: Contacto Editions, 1989-1991Add to your cart.
Folder 47: Contacto Editions, 1995-1996Add to your cart.

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[Series 7: Photos],
[Series 8: Slides],
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