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Guide to the Scrapbooks of University of California, Berkeley Students, ca. 1878-1940
CU-299  
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  • Collection Summary
  • Information for Researchers
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content

  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Scrapbooks of University of California, Berkeley Students,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1878-1940
    Collection Number: CU-299
    Extent: 28 items (ca. 20 linear feet)
    Repository: The Bancroft Library. University Archives.
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Abstract: These scrapbooks contain a wide variety of materials reflecting the interests of the student involved. Programs of campus events are a strong point, and some students have included their grade cards and similar items related to the business of being a student. A number of the scrapbooks contain interesting snapshots of the students, their friends, and their activities. Social events are also recorded in the form of programs, invitations, dance cards and the like. A few of the scrapbooks event contain dried flowers, buttons and pins, and similar artifacts.
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Scrapbooks of University of California, Berkeley Students, CU-299, University Archives, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Administrative Information

    Acquisition Information

    This collection is formed by gifts of student scrapbooks from various sources, mainly from descendants of the student

    Scope and Content

    These scrapbooks contain a wide variety of materials reflecting the interests of the student involved. Programs of campus events are a strong point, and some students have included their grade cards and similar items related to the business of being a student. A number of the scrapbooks contain interesting snapshots of the students, their friends, and their activities. Social events are also recorded in the form of programs, invitations, dance cards and the like. A few of the scrapbooks event contain dried flowers, buttons and pins, and similar artifacts.