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Philip and Cecelia Cleland Family Collection

 Unprocessed — Box: 8533 A
Identifier: H2000-021

Content Description

This collection consists of black and white photographs, color photographs of the Cleland Family, a Vermillion school yearbook, and a high school newsletter. Philip J. Cleland and Cecelia (Walz) Cleland married in 1909 and lived in Vermillion. They had six children; Lester, Philip, Ervin, Lauren, Phyllis and Frances. Frances died at age 13 months. The photographs are primarily of Philip and his wife Cecelia and their son Lauren and his family.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • 1906-1909-1926-1974



0.25 Cubic Feet


Folder 1: Philip and Cecelia photographs (10 3x5 photos) Folder 2: 8x10 black and white photograph of Philip, Cecelia their children and grandchildren. Folder 3: Lauren Cleland photographs (1 8x10, 7 3x5 or smaller and 3 in photograph frames),1926-1944 Folder 4: Photograph album to Lauren from his parents, 1963. This album contains photographs of telephone operators, family photos, farming, and an 8x10 of the family farm. Folder 5: newspaper articles Folder 6: The U-Hi Lite, March 1944 Folder 7: Vermillion Tanager, 1942 Folder 8: Photographs of Philip and Fern Cleland and their children Calvin and Connie (4 photographs in frames, 1 8x10, 40 3x5, and 1 5x7)