Hope College class of 1936; professor of African languages at the University of California-Los Angeles, visiting professor of linguistics at Hope, 1966. Collection primarily consists of professional journal articles on a variety of African languages, but also includes biographical information, correspondence, clippings, book reviews, and photographs. Correspondents include Calvin VanderWerf, Paul Fried, and Carol Juth.
Repository citation: Hope College, "H88-0197. Welmers, William E. (1916-1988). Papers, 1942-1982. 0.50 linear ft." (2014). Collection Registers and Abstracts. Paper 844.
February 4, 2014.