Heritage Room Exhibit : Medical Cadet Corps
The Seventh-day Adventist Medical Cadet Corps trained young men and women around the world in battle field first aid to prepare participants to serve in armed forces as medics during World War II and beyond. Union College hosts a large Medical Cadet Corps collection of artifacts, photographs, and documents donated by Everett Dick and other veterans. The Medical Cadet Corps exhibit provides a self guided tour of collection artifacts, photographs, and informative posters that highlight the history of the Medical Cadet Corps origins at Union College and its spread around the world.
The Union College Heritage Collections database includes photographs and a small number of textual items. Please contact the library staff for additional information regarding photographs that are not yet digitized.
Browse the registers of three-dimensional artifacts which have been processed into the Heritage Room collections.
The location of periodicals, books, and other published material may be accessed in the Library Catalog. Cataloged items in the Heritage Room have call numbers beginning with the prefix G and a location designation of Heritage.
Registers for collections of material from Adventist institutions primarily in the Mid America Union (including former Central and Northern Unions), entities of local College View, Nebraska, and Union College material not included in official institutional records.
Registers for collections of personal and family papers gifted to Union College.
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Monday - Thursday: 8:00am-4:00pm
Library Holiday Hours
The Heritage Room stacks are closed. Please ask for assistance at the circulation desk if materials from the Heritage Room are required for perusal. Heritage Room books are always available by request during regular Library hours.
For further information regarding policies, procedures, donations, archives, and additional resources contact the Heritage Room librarian.
The purpose of the Lora McMahon King Heritage Room is to acquire, preserve, and make available for use items related to the history of Union College, College View Church, the College View community, and Seventh-day Adventism with emphasis on the Mid-America Union. This collection includes books, periodicals, audiovisual materials, photographs, Union College archives, personal papers, and artifacts. Heritage Room services are available to Union College students and employees as well as alumni and the general public.