Guide to the Bill Bramberg Collection, 1955-1956


Bill Bramberg graduated from Duke University in 1957. The collection includes clippings, photographs, LPs, and Hoof'n'Horn memorabilia.

Collection Details

Record Group
Bill Bramberg collection
Bramberg, R. William, Jr.
1.5 Linear Feet, approx. 19 items
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Material in English

Collection Overview

The collection includes clippings and photographs regarding the 1955 Hoof'n'Horn production of "Laughing at You," as well as a telegram, Joe College brochure, and LPs of Hoof'n'Horn productions. The collection ranges in date from 1955-1956.

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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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How to Cite

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

Contents of the Collection

Laughing with You, publicity sticker, 1955
Box 1
Laughing with You, printed material, 1955
Box 1
The Chronicle, 1955 Feb. 26, 1956 Apr. 27
Box 1
Clippings, 1955
Box 1
Joe College Brochure, 1956
Box 1
Telegram, undated
Box 1
Photographs, 1955
Box 1

Historical Note

R. William Bramberg, Jr., of River Forest, IL, graduated from Duke University in 1957. While a student, Bramberg was a member of Alpha Tau Omega and Hoof'n'Horn.

Separated Material

Separated Material

Three LPs were placed in the University Archives Audio Collection. The LPs include an unlabeled/undated record, Hoof'n'Horn "Laughing with You," 1956 and Hoof'n'Horn "Top Secret," 1956.

Related Material

  • Hoof'n'Horn Records (Duke University Archives)
  • Chanticleer Photograph Collection (Duke University Archives)
  • University Archives Poster Collection (Duke University Archives)

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The Bill Bramberg Collection was received by the University Archives as a gift in 2009.

Processing Information

Processed by Kimberly Sims, June 2009

Encoded by Kimberly Sims, June 2009

Accession UA2009-0006 is described in this finding aid.