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Charles Colbert Papers

Identifier: MS-258

Scope and Content

The Colbert Papers consist of business correspondence, maps and various booklets and published papers. The collection contains brochures, booklets, maps and correspondence dealing with the Dayton-Miami Valley Consortium (D.M.V.C.) and personal consulting projects. The Colbert Papers provide insight and information about the early years of the D.M.V.C. and on a few projects that Charles Colbert worked on as a consultant.

Series I: Dayton-Miami Valley Consortium (D.M.V.C.), contains information concerning the formation of the D.M.V.C. and on projects that the D.M.V.C. started. This series also contains the D.M.V.C. newsletter, "Faculty Notes".

Series II: Wright State University (WSU), contains brochures, clippings and booklets which were of personal interest to Charles Colbert.

Series III: Miscellaneous, contains information on independent consulting projects, papers written by Charles Colbert and general correspondence.


  • Creation: 1966-1971


Restrictions on Access

There are no restrictions on accessing materials in this collection.

Restrictions on Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.


1 linear feet

Language of Materials



Papers consist of business correspondence, brochures, and working papers pertaining to Colbert's involvement with the Dayton-Miami Valley Consortium and the Wright State University Engineering Department.

Statement of Arrangement

The collection is arranged into three series:

  1. Series I: Dayton-Miami Valley Consortium (D.M.V.C.)
  2. Series II: Wright State University (WSU)
  3. Series III: Miscellaneous

Acquisition Information

The Papers of Charles Colbert were found when records that were stored at the storage facility were transferred here during the 1994 Spring quarter. The collection's provenance is unknown.

Related Material

MS-234, Dayton-Miami Valley Consortium Records. Finding aid available at .

Guide to the Charles Colbert Papers (MS-258)
Finding aid prepared by Matthew Pacer, 1994
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Wright State University Libraries
Special Collections and Archives
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy
Dayton OH 45435-0001 USA