Student Papers reference collection, 1890-1906, 1976-2017

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Summary

Creator:
Duke University. University Archives
Abstract:
The Student Papers Reference Collection was compiled from a variety of sources by the University Archives for use in reference and research. The collection consists primarily of Duke undergraduate student papers on topics concerning Duke University or Durham. The three earliest student papers date from circa 1890, 1895, and 1906, and were written by N. Raine Reed, Fannie W. Carr, and Raymond Browning, respectively. Paper topics present in the collection include: the founding of Duke; the undergraduate curriculum; Duke Chapel; 1969 Allen Building Takeover; Methodism and its relation to Duke University; the 1942 Rose Bowl; desegregation; and gender issues at Duke.
Extent:
1 Linear Foot
Language:
Materials in English
Collection ID:
UA.01.11.0017
University Archives Record Group:
01 -- General Information and University History
01 -- General Information and University History > 11 -- Reference Collections

Background

Scope and content:

The Student Papers Reference Collection was compiled from a variety of sources by the University Archives for use in reference and research. The collection consists primarily of Duke undergraduate student papers on topics concerning Duke University or Durham. The three earliest student papers date from circa 1890, 1895, and 1906, and were written by N. Raine Reed, Fannie W. Carr, and Raymond Browning, respectively. Paper topics present in the collection include: the founding of Duke; the undergraduate curriculum; Duke Chapel; 1969 Allen Building Takeover; Methodism and its relation to Duke University; the 1942 Rose Bowl; desegregation; and gender issues at Duke.

Acquisition information:
The Student Papers Reference Collection was compiled from a variety of sources by the University Archives for use in reference and research.
Processing information:

Processed by Archives staff, May 2008.

Encoded by Sherrie Bowser, May 2008.

Updated by Sherrie Bowser, November 2008.

Updated by Kimberly Sims, April 2010.

Updated by Molly Bragg, August 2011.

Updated by Kimberly Sims, September 2011.

Accession UA2018.0006 added and finding aid updated by Tracy M. Jackson, March 2018.

Accession UA2018-0040 added by Amy McDonald and encoded by Paula Jeannet, June 2018.

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Describing Archives: A Content Standard

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Subjects:
Academic writing
Report writing -- Study and teaching (Higher)
English language -- Writing -- Study and teaching (Higher)

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Collection is open for research.

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Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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Preferred citation:

[Identification of item], Student Papers Reference Collection, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.