Collection MS-2-551 - Dalhousie University Class of 1931 - century package collection

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Dalhousie University Class of 1931 - century package collection

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  • Textual record
  • Graphic material
  • Object

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MS-2-551

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  • 1914 - 1986 (Creation)
    Creator
    Class of 1931

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Physical description

17.5 cm of textual records
8 photographs : colour ; 25.5 x 20.5 cm and smaller
9 photographs : b&w ; 23 x 20.5 cm and smaller
3 books : 14 x 21.5 cm and smaller

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(1927-1931)

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Custodial history

Material was compiled by R. Gordon Harris and Helen Rankin and donated to Dalhousie University in 1986 and 1987 (accessions 1986-017 and 1987-033). As vice president and secretary of the class, Harris and Rankin gathered material for the package and received contributions from Tom D. MacDonald, Rev. Dr. John B. Corston, Manning C. Archibald, and Ethel B. Conrad (Mrs. C.C. Elliott).

Scope and content

Collection is a "century package" containing clippings, notes, photographs, and memorabilia compiled by members of Dalhousie University Class of 1931 for future presentation to the Class of 2031.

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  • English

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English

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Restrictions on access

There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.
Although the original intent was to produce a "time capsule" that would be sealed until 2027.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance.

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Further accruals are not expected.

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Physical Location

  • Box: MS-2-551, Box 3