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Edme Peterson Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0367
A number of dance-programs, dance favors, and newspapers clippings on the specific event, are in the scrapbook. Several of the entries have written comments next to the items. There are also a small number of non-university materials including a brochure on San Francisco, California; a theater program from an unidentified location; and an undated and partially completed wedding book.

Dates

  • 1926-1927

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Extent

0.25 Cubic Feet (1 volume)

Abstract

Scrapbook contains ephemera and realia of university and sorority activities, including homecoming, dances, and banquets; dance programs and favors; and newspaper clippings on the events.

Biographical Note

Edme Peterson attended the university during the 1926/27 school year, and pledged the Alpha Gamma Chapter, Gamma Phi Delta sorority. The scrapbook documents the year and the various social activities sponsored by the sorority, as well as other student social events. Next to many of the items in the scrapbook are written comments.

Edme Peterson attended the University during 1926/27, and pledged the Gamma Phi Delta sorority. The scrapbook covers this year, and includes ephemera and realia of university and sorority activities, including homecoming, dances, and banquets

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Creator

Title
A Guide to the Edme Peterson Scrapbook
Status
completed
Author
Betty Glass
Date
August 14, 2008
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
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