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Guide to the Convocations Reference Collection, 1937-ongoing

Collection Overview

The Convocations Reference Collection was compiled from a variety of sources by the University Archives for use in reference and research. The collection includes primarily convocation programs, as well as some correspondence, flyers, and clippings relating to Opening Convocations at Duke.

Descriptive Summary

Record Group
UA.01.11.0053
Title
Convocations Reference collection
Date
1937-ongoing
Creator
Duke University. University Archives
Extent
0.5 Linear Feet, 150 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Restrictions on Access & Use

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warning Access Restrictions

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

Collection is open for research.

warning Use Restrictions

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

1. Container List

1 box
Convocations
Box 1
1937-1948
Box 1
1962-1970
Box 1
1972; 1981-1987
Box 1
1988-1995
Box 1
1996-2000
Box 1
2005
Box 1
duplicates
Box 1

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • University Marshal records, 1942-1989. (University Archives. Duke University.)
  • Radio TV Services Records, circa 1937 - 1988. (University Archives. Duke University.)

Preferred Citation

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

Provenance

The Convocations 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, February 2008

Encoded by Sherrie Bowser, February 2008

Accessions were merged into one collection, described in this finding aid.