Guide to the Seth Wiard Photographs, 1929-1983
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Creator Wiard, Seth, Jr., 1929-1983 Title Seth Wiard Photographs Dates 1929-1983 Extent 1 Box (.25 linear feet) About the Collection he collection consists of the personal and family photographs of Seth Wiard. Photographs are primarily portraits and candid shots of friends and family members, with children frequently featured as subjects. The majority of the photographs appear to date from 1951-1963. Many others are unidentified and undated. Several formal portraits of Colonel Seth Wiard from 1972
are also included. An album of family photographs, mostly unidentified and undated, is also in the collection. Of the identified photographs in this album, some are scenes from Marrakesh, Morocco, and another is portrait of a young man, dated 23 December 1908. Seth Wiard’s copy Survey of European Civilization textbook with well-executed and humorous cartoon sketches of people and events at Norwich University on the flyleaves is also available.
About Seth Wiard
Seth Wiard, Jr. was a history major at Norwich University. He was a member of Sigma Nu, the drill team, the German club and the band. Wiard was awarded the Shuttleworth Saber and the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) efficiency medal. He also served on the winter carnival and junior week committees. Seth Wiard was also a member of the honorary tank platoon and the military police.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Wiard, Seth, Jr., 1929-1983
Marrakech (Morocco) -- Photographs.
The collection is open.
Many items in the University Archives are one-of-a-kind resources that are not likely to be available anywhere but here. For this reason, forming citations for archival sources is a little different than for books and periodicals. If you need to cite anything from this collection, follow the format below: Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Seth Wiard Photographs, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Photograph of Colonel Seth Wiard, 22 February 1972. Seth Wiard Photographs, Photographs file #1 of 3, Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library Northfield, VT.
Extent: 1 Box (.25 linear feet) Collection Location: Archives 501 Language(s) of Material: English Repository: Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, 158 Harmon Dr., Northfield, VT 05663 USA, Phone: 802.485.2947, Fax: 802.485.2173, firstname.lastname@example.org
Archives and Special Collections also has Seth Wiard’s Survey of European Civilization textbook (call number 901 F353s) which contains on its flyleaves well-executed and humorous cartoon sketches of people and events at Norwich University during his time as a student.
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