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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 4
Item 1: Norfolk Division Scrapbook, 1959 March 29-1960 January 21
Religious Week, New Courses, Concerts, Dances, Armory, Hughes Library, South Korean Economy, Veterans, High Hat, Tiga Activity Ban, Braves, 4 Year Status, and more
Item 2: Norfolk Division Scrapbook, 1960 January 23-1960 November 18
College  Budget Cut, Braves, City Property given to college, All-Little Eight, Naval Base Olympic Wrestling Tryouts, Democrats Club, Kennedy and Nixon, Expansion, New Buildings, Webb,  and more
Item 3: Norfolk Division Scrapbook, 1960 November 19- November 15, 1961
Robot Brain, Braves, Musical Festival, Little 8 Title, Fine Arts Building, Opera, Madrigal Recital, Engineer Class, Separate Institution, Greek Life, Academics, and more
Item 4: Norfolk Division Scrapbook, 1961 November 17-1962 July 15
Name Clash, Accredited As 4 Year College, College Split, Veterans, William and Mary Bill, More Courses, William and Mary Separative Act, Funds Needed, Athletics, and more
Item 5: Old Dominion College Scrapbook, 1962 July 11-1962 December 24
Name Change for College, Old Dominion College, New Courses and Faculty, First Freshman Class at ODC, Dr. Robert McClelland, Debate Semi-Finals, Dances, Academics, Athletics, Greek Life, and more
Item 6: Old Dominion College Scrapbook, 1962 December 26-1963 March 31
Navy Tourney, Mrs. Webb, Lampe Goal, KKK, Monarch Five, Ford Grant, Athletics, Academics, and more
Item 7: Old Dominion College Scrapbook, 1963 April 1-1963 June 10
Leache Festival, Soviet Expansion, China-Russia Clash, Rebellion in Cuba, Federal Aid, Med School, MD Baseball Title, NCAA, Expanding ODC, Pictures of ODU Graduates, Athletics, Academics, and more

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