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Guide to the Margaret Bennett Photograph Album, circa 1926-1930

Abstract

Margaret Bennett was a 1930 graduate of the Woman's College of Duke University and involved with numerous student groups and organizations including the Student Government Council.

Album contains photographic prints and negatives of scenes of student life in the late 1920s and early 1930s.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Bennett, Margaret.
Title
Margaret Bennett Photograph Album circa 1926-1930
Language of Material
English
Extent
0.2 Linear Feet, 1 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

Album contains photographs that document student life in the late 1920s and early 1930s. Photographs include formal portraits, candid snapshots taken on what is today East Campus, and baseball players in uniform.

Administrative Information

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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.

Contents of the Collection

Loose Photographs, circa 1926-1930
Box 1 Folder 1
Photograph Album, circa 1926-1930
Box 1 Folder 2

Historical Note

Margaret Bennett was a 1930 graduate of the Woman's College at Duke University. She was also class secretary her freshman and junior year, a member of the Student Government Council and the Y.W.C.A. cabinet her junior year, and a member of the Chronicle and Chanticleer staff her senior year.

Subject Headings

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Margaret Bennett Photograph Album, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Margaret Bennett Photograph Album was received by the University Archives as a gift in 1995.

Processing Information

Processed by Josh Larkin Rowley, May 2009

Encoded by Josh Larkin Rowley, May 2009

Accession A95-66 is described in this finding aid.

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.