James R. Sweeney Papers, 1905-1999 | Special Collections and University Archives
Title: James R. Sweeney Papers, 1905-1999
Collection Identifier: RG 10-4B1
ID: 10/RG 10-4B1
Extent: 2.4 Linear Feet
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Scope and Contents: This collection includes material related to Old Dominion University and Hampton Roads history collected by Dr. James R. Sweeney, associate professor of history and former University Archivist. Included are correspondence, photos, news clippings, and oral history materials, as well as Sweeney's notes and drafts for a book he wrote in 1980 on ODU history. ODU history materials date as far back as the 1920s. Local history dates back as far as 1905.