Guide to the Rachel Harris Campbell Papers

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Guide to the Rachel Harris Campbell Papers 1937/1966

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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Rachel Harris Campbell Papers
Dates: 1937-1966
Bulk Dates: 1961-1966
Identification: MS-0333
Creator: Campbell, Rachel Harris
Physical Description: 0.21 linear ft
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
Phone: 619-594-6791

Biographical Information:

"Miss Campbell was a prominent student [at San Diego State College] in the 1920's, and she returned to the campus as a secretary for a time in the 1930's."

Access Terms

This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Corporate Name:

San Diego State University -- Students -- Biography -- Sources

Genre/Form of Material:

Publications

Geographic Name:

Fayetteville (Ark.)
San Diego County (Calif.) -- History -- Sources

Personal Name:

Campbell, Rachel Harris -- Archives

Topical Term:

College verse -- San Diego State University
San Diego State College -- Students
San Diego State University -- Alumni and alumnae -- Biography
Women authors, American -- Biography -- Sources

Administrative Information

Accruals:

1977

Conditions Governing Use:

The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Preferred Citation:

Identification of item, folder title, box number, Rachel Harris Campbell Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

Scope and Contents

The collection contains personal newsletters, entited Au Courant, written and published by Campbell from her home in Fayetteville, Arkansas at her Rose Dragon Press. These newsletters include personal reminiscences,  book reviews,  local news, weather, and current events. Also included is a copy of This Day Came, a collection of poetry written by Campbell and published by the Gamma Psi Literary Fraternity at San Diego State College in 1937.