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The Papers of Richard Leake, 1986-2011

By Hayley Jackson

Collection Overview

Title: The Papers of Richard Leake, 1986-2011

ID: LCA/RG15/Leake, R

Creator: Leake, Richard

Extent: 0.8 Linear Feet. More info below.

Languages: English [eng]


Records documenting the activities of the Entreprenuership Club at Luther College, which among other activities ran the non-profit company Life Refrigeration.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection contains annual reports, meeting minutes, memos, news clippings, notes, proposals, programs, and speeches relatating to the Entrepreneurship Club, the Erdman Prize, and the Estrem Endowment. Dated 1979-2011.

Biographical Note

Professor of economics and management at Luther College from 1975 to 2011. While at Luther, Leake served as the Luther College tennis coach (1975-2001), director of staff personnel (1977-1981), founded the Entrepreneurship Club and served as its faculty advisor, and founded the Richard and Penny Leake Endowed Tennis Fund in 1998 with his wife.

Administrative Information

Alternate Extent Statement: 2 boxes

Access Restrictions: Some records may be restricted. Consult the archivist for more information.

Preferred Citation: Cite unpublished materials: Richard Leake Papers, RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa

Finding Aid Revision History: 11/20/19: EC updated the preferred citation.

Box and Folder Listing

Box 1: Papers of Richard Leake, 1986-2011Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Entrepreneurial Showcase, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Entrepreneurial Showcase, 1988Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Estrem Endowment Guidelines, 1991-2005Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Entrepreneurial Showcase Speakers, 1997-2006Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Estrem Endowment Proposals, 2002-2011Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Entrepreneurial Showcase, 2000-2011Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Erdman Prize, 2002-2011Add to your cart.
Box 2: Papers of Richard Leake, 1995-2011Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Students In Free Enterprise, 1955-2000Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Students In Free Enterprise, 2000-2005Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Students In Free Enterprise, 2005-2009Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Students In Free Enterprise, 2009-2011Add to your cart.