Guide to the Signs and Symbols Reference collection, 1972-ongoing
The Signs and Symbols Reference Collection contains material concerning Duke University's insignia, logos, motto, seal, color, and other emblems and identifying marks. Information about marketing and licensing is also included.
- Record Group
- Signs and Symbols Reference collection
- Duke University. University Archives
- 0.2 Linear Feet, 200 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Material in English
Contains files of clippings, memoranda, artwork, textiles, and printed materials concerning the history, development, and use of the University seal, shield and other emblems, and trademarks, insignia, the school color, and the motto, “ Eruditio et religio ” .
Access to the Collection
Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.
Collection is open for research.
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.
How to Cite
[Identification of item], Signs and Symbols Reference Collection, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
- Blue Devil Reference Collection (Duke University Archives)
Click to find related materials at Duke University Libraries.
The Signs and Symbols Reference Collection was compiled by University Archives staff from a variety of sources.
Processed by Thomas Harkins, July 2004
Encoded by Kimberly Sims, September 2006
Updated by Molly Bragg, July 2011
Accessions were merged into one collection, described in this finding aid.