Guide to the Student Photograph Album, 1934-1936
The Student Photograph Album is a scrapbook of 100 black and white photographs, by an unidentified photographer, of students and scenes at Duke University and in North Carolina as well as images of Virginia, Niagara Falls, and unidentified locations. Many images have captions and identifying information and appear to all date between 1934-1936.
- Record Group
- Student Photograph Album
- .25 Linear Feet
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Materials in English
The student photograph is one scrapbook consisting of 22 pages with a total of 100 black and white photographs. The photographs include images of students and buildings at Duke University, especially the Duke Chapel; groups and families, including groups of children; crop fields in North Carolina; beaches and monuments in Virginia including Virginia Beach; Niagara Falls; and several men sunbathing in underwear or posing nude. Many of the photographs have captions identifying people or groups by name, sometimes with first and last names, and/or giving locations. The photographer or creator of the scrapbook is depicted in several photographs but not identified by name; his identity is unknown.
Access to the 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], Student Photograph Album, 1934-1936, University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
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The Student Photograph Album, 1934-1936 was received by the University Archives as a gift in 2016.
Processed by Tracy M. Jackson, September, 2016
Accessions described in this collection guide: UA2015-0052