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Cherry Tree Yearbook records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0113

Collection Scope and Content

This collection consists primarily of photographs from the Cherry Tree of buildings, students groups, events, clubs, departments, presidents, etc. It also includes a set of extra copies of the yearbook which may be deaccessioned as needed.

Dates

  • 1908-2008

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for use, with the exception of the series of yearbooks. Researchers are directed to use the copies located in the Special Collections reading room instead.

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 or Biographical Note

Originally called The Columbiad in 1890, the yearbook became The C in 1904, The Mall in 1905, and finally the Cherry Tree in 1908.

Extent

73.25 Linear Feet

Language

English

Abstract

Collection includes Cherry Tree yearbooks, photographs from the Cherry Tree of buildings, students groups, events, clubs, departments, presidents, etc.

Collection Organization

Organized into 10 series: one series of yearbooks, one of office files, and eight series of photogoraphs

Acquisition Information

Materials acquired through transfers from Cherry Tree Office.

Existence and Location of Copies

Two copies of the Cherry Tree Yearbook and its predecessors are cataloged in the main library catalog under LD 1947.C5. One of these copies is located in the Special Collections reading room, and the other is stored in the Special Collections' closed stacks area.

The yearbooks have been digitized and are available online at the Internet Archive.
Title
Guide to the Cherry Tree Yearbook records, 1908-2005
Author
University Archives, Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
Date
2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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Washington 20052 United States of America