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Guide to the Ephemera Collection, 1935-1992

Summary

The Ephemera Collection includes event tickets, football game tickets, receipts, decals, pins, meal books and tickets, programs, photographcs, and other materials related to student life at Duke.

Collection Details

Record Group
UA.01.11.0091
Title
Duke University Ephemera Collection
Date
1935-1992
Creator
Duke University. University Archives
Extent
1 Linear Feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

The Ephemera Collection includes event tickets, football game tickets, receipts, decals, pins, meal books and tickets, programs, photographcs, and other materials related to student life at Duke. Many materials date from the 1930s, and include invitations to dances, student fee receipts, programs to music performances, and a Duke University Handbook. The collection also includes a few photographs of the campus and student life in the 1930s. Also included are some materials related to class reunions and alumni, including an alumni guide to campus.

Using These Materials

A majority of collections are stored off site and must be requested at least 2 full business days in advance for retrieval. Contact Rubenstein Library staff before visiting. Read More »

warning Access to the Collection

Collection is open for research.

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

All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.

Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.

warning Use & Permissions

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.”

More copyright and citation information

How to Cite

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

Contents of the Collection

Ephemera, 1935-1992
Box 1-2
 

Related Material

Artifacts and Relics Collection, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Arts at Duke Reference Collection, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Events Reference Collection, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.


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Provenance

The Ephemera Collection was received by the University Archives as a gift over a period of years.

Processing Information

Processed by University Archives staff, 2014.

Finding aid created by Tracy M. Jackson, October 2016.