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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 5
Item 1: Old Dominion College Scrapbook, 1963 June 11-1963 November 20
ODC Low Salary Crisis, Plant Life of Antarctica, MacArthur Memorial, ODC Gallery, Folk Festival, Academics, Athletics, Greek Life, and more
Item 2: Old Dominion College Scrapbook, 1963 November 30-1964 February 8
Coach Metheny Award, Fund Raising for Med School, Bud Metheny Stepping Down, Co-Ed Dorms, Master Degrees, Virginia Budget, Resolution for Med School, Greek Life, Academic Courses, and more
Item 3: Old Dominion College Scrapbook, 1964 February 8-1964 April 19
Search for New Basketball Coach, Swan Lake, Little 8 Champs, Convocation, Med School Budget, Little Theater, Academics, Greek Life, Athletics, and more
Item 4: Old Dominion College Scrapbook, 1964 April 20-1964 July 30
Italian Instrumentalists, Sailing Club Regatta, Minutemen, First Dorm, Second Dorm Planned, ODC wins M-D Again, AAUW Parade, NCAA, Police Courses, Academics, Athletics, and more
Item 5: Old Dominion College Scrapbook, 1964 August 1-1964 December 15
March of Dimes, Dorms, Library, Kaufman Hall, Child Study Center, American Art Exhibit, Planetarium, Academics, Greek Life, Athletics, and more
Item 6: Old Dominion College Scrapbook, 1964 December 15-1965 March 15
Randolph-Macon vs ODC Basketball, ODC Covering 12 Blocks, 16 Non-Degree Night Courses, Memorial for Glenny Burns, Metheny is Coach of the Year, New Basketball Coach, ODC Branch in Cuba, Pay Parking, Business Fraternity, ODC Recruiting African American Basketball Players, Greek Life, Athletics, and more
Item 7: Old Dominion College Scrapbook, 1965 April 15-1965 July 25
M-D Loses Team, ODC Baseball, More Summer Classes, More Lights on Hampton Boulevard, Bomb "Joke" Puts Student in Jail, ODC Track, ODC Breaks Relay Record, ODC at Yankee Stadium, Kovner, ODC Outdoor Laboratory, ODC First African American Basketball Recruit, New Dorm,  Chem. Building, and more

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