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Guide to the Ida Grady Scrapbook, 1927-1930

Summary

Nancy Ida Grady, a native of Asheville, N.C., graduated from Duke University's Woman's College in 1928. Scrapbook contains clippings, programs, invitations, calling cards, and miscellaneous ephemera with inclusive dates 1927-1930.

Collection Details

Record Group
UA.30.01.0066
Title
Ida Grady Scrapbook
Date
1927-1930
Creator
Grady, Nancy Ida
Extent
0.5 Linear Feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

Scrapbook contains photographs, postcards, calling cards, invitations, programs, poems, and other assorted ephemera and memorabilia. Among the programs are several from church services in Durham and Asheville, theatre productions including performances by the Taurian Players and the YWCA, and several guest lectures at Duke. Also present are exams, quizzes, and study questions from courses at Duke in Bible study, religions of China and Japan, Egypt and Mesopotamia. The scrapbook has been disassembled and foldered for preservation purposes. Detached clippings and assorted ephemera are housed in envelopes.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Ida Grady Scrapbook, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Front Cover
Box 1
Folder 1
Loose material inside front cover
Box 1
Folder 2
Loose material, page 1 and Clippings, page 1
Box 1
Folder 3
Pages 1-2
Box 1
Folder 4
Loose material, pages 2-3 and Clippings, pages 2-3
Box 1
Folder 5
Pages 3-4
Box 1
Folder 6
Pages 5-6
Box 1
Folder 7
Pages 7-8
Box 1
Folder 8
Loose material, pages 8-9 and Clippings, pages 8-9
Box 1
Folder 9
Pages 9-10
Box 1
Folder 10
Loose material, pages 10-11 and Clippings, pages 10-11
Box 1
Folder 11
Pages 11-12
Box 1
Folder 12
Loose material, pages 12-13 and Clippings, pages 12-13
Box 1
Folder 13
Pages 13-14
Box 1
Folder 14
Loose material, pages 14-15 and Clippings, pages 14-15
Box 1
Folder 15
Pages 15-16
Box 1
Folder 16
Loose material, pages 16-17 and Clippings, pages 16-17
Box 1
Folder 17
Pages 17-18
Box 1
Folder 18
Loose material, pages 18-19 and Clippings, pages 18-19
Box 1
Folder 19
Pages 19-20
Box 1
Folder 20
Photographic negatives, pages 20-21: MOVED TO SERIES 2
Box 1
Folder 21
Loose material, pages 20-21 and Clippings, pages 20-21
Box 1
Folder 22
Clippings, inside back cover
Box 1
Folder 23
Back Cover
Box 1
Folder 24

2. Photographic negatives, circa 1927-1930

Thirty (30) cellulose nitrate negatives from the Ida Grady Scrapbook; descriptions were created by processing archivist during processing.

Cellulose nitrate negatives may not be used in the reading room.

man in white shirt and dark tie, holding hat, on lawn against trees, circa 1927-1930

3"x2"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0001
woman in white top and skirt with dark scarf around shoulders, on lawn against trees, circa 1927-1930

3"x2"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0002
woman in white dress and man in white shirt holding up and looking at book, against fence and brick wall, circa 1927-1930

3"x2"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0003
woman in white dress and man in white shirt and dark tie seated in front of store front, circa 1927-1930

3"x2"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0004
man in white shirt, dark tie, and hat standing in front of two story brick building, circa 1927-1930

3"x2"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0005
two women in dark clothing, laughing, with tree trunk behind them, possible beach in backgroun, circa 1927-1930

3"x2"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0006
four women kneeling in pose on wood floor in front of wooden cabin, circa 1927-1930

3"x2"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0007
group of men and women on small boat, circa 1927-1930

3"x2"; another image appears exposed over this

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0008
woman in dark clothing with tree trunk behind her, possible beach in backgroun, circa 1927-1930

3"x2"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0009
group of four women and two men, leaning over, holding books, circa 1927-1930

3"x2"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0010
group of people on boat or against brick wall, circa 1927-1930

3"x2"; another image appears exposed over this

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0011
three women in dresses posing in front of store front, man in doorway in background, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

General

man in background is possibly person of color

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0012
woman and man standing near pole with trees in background, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0013
woman in foreground looking at two women seated in automobile, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0014
two women and one man seated on sofa against wall with striped wallpaper, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0015
two women and one man seated on bench(?) in street with line of storefronts and people standing on sidewalk in background, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0016
woman and man seated together; two images are exposed in same frame, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0017
group of women seated around table with drinks, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"; another image appears exposed over this

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0018
two women posing with arms around each other, trees in background, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0019
group of three women and one man walking along sidewalk, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0020
group of three women and one man standing in semicricle on grass, trees in background, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0021
group of four women wearing hats, seated around table with drinks, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0022
three men on long boat with poles, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0023
three men on long boat, one seated and two with poles, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0024
two women and two men seated on sofa or bench, with cushions, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0025
man and woman standing, looking at paper in woman's hands, trees in background, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0026
two women wearing hats, one man, one other person, seated around table with drinks, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0027
river lined with trees, small boat partially behind bush in foreground, circa 1927-1930

3.5"x2.5"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0028
West Duke building on East Campus, circa 1927-1930

4.5"x2.75"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0029
man in dark pants, white shirt, dark tie, and hat standing on steps of East Campus building, circa 1927-1930

4.5"x2.75"

Original cellulose nitrate negatives may not be accessed in reading room.

Box 2
Image UA30010066-N-0030
 

Historical Note

Nancy Ida Grady was from Asheville, N.C. and a 1928 graduate of the Woman's College at Duke University. While at Duke, Grady was Secretary-Treasurer of the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA), a member of the Historical Society, and Vice-President of the League of Women Voters.

Related Material

  • Duke University Archives Scrapbook Collection, 1916-ongoing(Duke University Archives)
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  • Alice Craven scrapbook, 1915-1924(Duke University Archives)
  • Maude Brown scrapbook, 1924-1937(Duke University Archives)
  • Virginia Hicks scrapbook, 1921-1925(Duke University Archives)


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Provenance

The Ida Grady Scrapbook were received by the University Archives as a gift in 2008.

Processing Information

Processed by Joshua Larkin Rowley, April 2009

Encoded by Joshua Larkin Rowley, April 2009

Accession UA2008-0070 is described in this finding aid.

Original cellulose nitrate negatives were removed, rehoused, and described by Tracy M. Jackson, July 2018.