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Old Dominion University Scrapbook Collection, 1930-1979 | Special Collections and University Archives

By Steven Bookman, University Archivist

Collection Overview

Title: Old Dominion University Scrapbook Collection, 1930-1979

ID: 33/RG 33-1A1

Primary Creator: Old Dominion University. Office of University Relations

Extent: 17.3 Linear Feet

Arrangement: The collection is in chronological order.

Subjects: Athletics., College of William and Mary. Norfolk Division, College of William and Mary. Norfolk Division--Student life., Old Dominion College--Student life., Old Dominion University--Commencement, Old Dominion University--History

Forms of Material: Scrapbooks

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection includes scrapbooks of newspaper clippings related to the Norfolk Division of the College of William and Mary, Old Dominion College, and Old Dominion University from 1930 to 1979. Some of the topics featured in the scrapbooks include athletic games, Commencement, student life, and new programs being offered.

Subject/Index Terms

Athletics.
College of William and Mary. Norfolk Division
College of William and Mary. Norfolk Division--Student life.
Old Dominion College--Student life.
Old Dominion University--Commencement
Old Dominion University--History

Administrative Information

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives

Access Restrictions: Open to researchers without restrictions.

Use Restrictions: Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from Special Collections and University Archives, and the holder of the copyright, if not Old Dominion University Libraries.

Physical Access Note: The fragile nature of the collection may limit handling. Please consult a staff member for assistance.

Related Materials: Old Dominion University Office of University Relations Records (RG 6-3A).

Preferred Citation: [Identification of item], Box [insert number], Folder [insert number and title], Old Dominion University Scrapbook Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Patricia W. and J. Douglas Perry Library, Old Dominion University Libraries, Norfolk, VA 23529.

Processing Information: Box and folder inventory completed by Leann Smith, Special Collections and University Archives Student Assistant, in March 2018.


Box and Folder Listing


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Box 2
Item 1: Norfolk Division Scrapbook, 1950 December 7-1952 September 15
Greek Life, Marriage Course, Division Loans, "Pirates", Establishing a 4 Year College, Inter-Racial Meeting, Approval of Work Study, Clubs and Academics and more
Item 2: Norfolk Division Scrapbook, 1952 September 26-1953 June 30
Clippings of Tri-K party, Rush Parties, Greek Life, Foreman Field, "Silence Week', Ceramics Club, William and Mary 260th Birthday, Basketball, Field Hockey, Science Building Plans, Tankmen, President Eisenhower, Track Meet Win, and more
Item 3: Norfolk Division Scrapbook, 1952, 1953 July 9
4 Year College Plans, Cost of 4 Year College and is there a Need for it, William and Mary Building Fund Request, and more
Item 4: Norfolk Division Scrapbook, 1953 July 9-1954 February 18
New Building Plans for Division, Cost and Struggles of Approval, Camp Pendleton, Greek Life, Clubs, Library, Athletics and Academics and more
Item 5: Norfolk Division Scrapbook, 1954 February 24-1954 November 18
Senate, 4 Year College by 1957, Division Fund, Graduate Pictures, City Library, Largest Enrollment in History, Greek Life, Academics and Athletics and more
Item 6: Norfolk Division Scrapbook, 1954 November 10-1955 May 17
Clippings of 4 year college plans, Athletics and Academics and more

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