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Guide to the Sarah P. Duke Garden Reference Collection, 1934-[ongoing]

Abstract

The Sarah P. Duke Gardens Reference Collection contains files of clippings, brochures, maps, history of the gardens, symposium and promotional packets, and other material concerning the Duke Gardens.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Duke University. University Archives
Title
Sarah P. Duke Garden Reference collection 1934-[ongoing]
Language of Material
English
Extent
1.0 Linear Feet, 600 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The Sarah P. Duke Gardens Reference Collection contains files of clippings, brochures, maps, history of the gardens, symposium and promotional packets, and other material concerning the Duke Gardens.

Administrative Information

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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

Annual Report, 2000-2003
Box 1
Annual Report, 2003-2004
Box 1
Annual Report,2005
Box 1
New Growth, Annual Report, 2006
Box 1
Then and Now, Annual Report, 2007
Box 1
Building Bridges, Annual Report, 2008
Box 1
75 Years, Annual Report, 2009
Box 1
Printed matter: Campaign to Build the Center for Duke Gardens, 1996
Box 1
Cross References
Box 1
Doris Duke Center
Box 1
Duplicates
Box 1
Durden, Robert F., "Duke Gardens Through the Years," 1997, 2001
Box 1
Event Brochures and Flyers, 1979-
Box 1
Ellen Shipman Symposium, 1998
Box 1
History, 1939-1992
Box 1
Leong, William S. "University Gardens: A Development Plan" 1959
Box 2
Magazine articles, 1934-1996
Box 2
Printed matter: maps
Box 2
Newspaper Clippings, 1973-
Box 2
Shipman, Ellen Biddle
Box 2
Steffek, Edwin Jr. (Horticulturist, Blomquist Garden)
Box 2

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • Sarah P. Duke Gardens records. 1932-[ongoing]. (University Archives, Duke University. )

Preferred Citation

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

Provenance

The Sarah P. Duke Gardens Reference Collection was compiled from a variety of sources by University Archives staff for reference and research.

Processing Information

Processed by Sherrie Bowser, June 2007

Encoded by Sherrie Bowser, June 2007

Updated by Molly Bragg, July 2011

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

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

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.