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Library Science Alumni Association records

Identifier: RG0029

Collection Scope and Content

Materials in this collection include four scrapbooks of the library science alumni association (and Luther Rice Society Award presented in 1972). The collection also includes correspondence, meeting minutes, obituaries, annual teas, photographs. The collection covers the years 1929 to 1956.


  • 1894-1974


Restrictions on Access

Some records may be restricted.

Restrictions on Use

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Historical Note

The Library School at The George Washington University graduated its last class in 1941. The GWU Library Science Alumni Association continued to function until 1956.


2.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials



Collection includes correspondence, programs, agendas, publications, newsletters, biographies, newspaper clippings, alumni directory, and correspondence,

Collection Organization

Organized into three series: Library Science Department and Alumni Association, Scrapbooks, and Office files.

Acquisition Information

Materials acquired through transfers from the Alumni Association for the Department of Library Science

Guide to the Library Science Alumni Association records, 1894-1974
University Archives, Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
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Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University Repository

2130 H Street NW
Washington 20052 United States of America