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This fund-raising campaign was initiated in 1969 at the time the campus was developing plans for the Walter E. Helmke Library. Walter W. Walb and Richard G. Inskeep chaired the campaign. H.R. Rood was honorary chair. The campaign was for funds to buy 40,000 new books for the library and provide capital improvement funds for the planned building.

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