Inventory of the Blue Devil Reference collection, 1972-ongoing
The Blue Devil Reference Collection contains files of clippings and other material about Duke University's mascot.
- University Archives, Duke University
- Duke University. University Archives.
- Blue Devil Reference collection, 1972-ongoing
- Language of Material
- 0.3 Linear Feet, 300 Items
- For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
The Blue Devil Reference Collection contains files of clippings and other material about Duke University's mascot. Topics include the French mountain troops for whom Duke's mascot is named, the costume, drawings, history, public opinion, and copies of the handout, "Why a Blue Devil?" The collection also includes folders about uses of the Blue Devil name. This collection was compiled from a variety of sources by the University Archives for use in reference and research.
Patrons must sign the Acknowledgement of Legal Responsibility and Privacy Rights form before using this collection.
Collection is open for research.
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.
- Athletics Reference Collection (Duke University Archives)
[Identification of item], Blue Devil Reference collection, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
The Blue Devil Reference collection was compiled from a variety of sources by University Archives staff for reference and research.
Processed by Tom Harkins, May 2004
Encoded by Kimberly Sims, September 2006
Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and our local Style Guide.
This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.