Jacqueline Grennan Wexler Collection

Date(s): mainly 1965 to 1969


Physical extent: three boxes


Name of Creator: Jacqueline Grennan Wexler


Administrative/Biographical History: a brief biographical sketch is available.


Scope/Content: Most items in the Jacqueline Grennan Wexler collection were created between 1965 and 1969 when she served as president of Webster College (now Webster University). The collection includes published materials by and about her as well as unpublished works such as addresses she gave at conferences, convocations, and commencement ceremonies. Correspondence is also part of the collection, Much of the content concerns the decision to transfer ownership of the college from the founding religious order, the Sisters of Loretto, to an independent lay board in 1967. The collection represents Wexler's professional life as a leader in higher education and does not include family correspondence, documents, and memorabilia.


System of Arrangement: Please consult the box and folder list.


Conditions of Access and Use: The collection is open for research use by appointment only.


Copyright Information: The Jacqueline Grennan Wexler collection is the physical property of Webster University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs or assigns.


Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use: Copyright restrictions may apply.


Languages and Scripts of the Material: Materials entirely in English.


Finding Aids: box and folder list.


Immediate Source of Acquisition: Materials were accumulated during Wexler's years on campus.


Additional Resources: Jacqueline Grennan Wexler later became president of Hunter College in New York.