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Pomona College Scrapbook and Photograph Album Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PC-0002

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The scrapbooks and photo albums were created by students, staff, and faculty of Pomona College and contain clippings, photographs, programs, invitations, illustrations, correspondence, and ephemera about Pomona College people and events as well as off campus activities in Claremont and the southern California area. “Class Year” scrapbooks were created by an elected class historian and document four years of activities and events at the College.

Dates

  • 1897-1986

Language of Materials

Languages represented in collection: English.

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to reproduce or to publish must be submitted in writing to the Archives.

Extent

21 Linear Feet (Recalculate linear feet.)

Abstract

The Pomona College Scrapbook and Photo Album Collection includes scrapbooks belonging to Pomona Colleges students and alumni, as well as those for which the creator and/or origin is unknown. The scrapbooks and photo albums contain clippings, photographs, programs, invitations, illustrations, correspondence, and ephemera about Pomona College people and events as well as off campus activities in Claremont and the Southern California area. Some of the people and places in photographs are unidentified.

Organization and Arrangement

The materials in this collection are arranged by accession.

Physical Location

Please consult repository.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Carl Lind, 2009; Gift of Allen F. Breed, 2009; Gift of Stacy Bingel, 2009; Gift of Robert Brewer, 2010; Gift of Jean Bixby Smith, 2010; Gift of Jane Montgomery, 2012; Transfer from the Department of Alumni Relations, Pomona College, 2013; Gift of Gail Adair, 2014; Gift of Karen McDaniel, 2014; Gift of Tom Moore, 2014; Gift of Dee Dee Flynn, 2015; Gift of Judy Holt, 2015; Transfer from the Office of Communications, Pomona College, 2015; Gift of Lisa Snyder, 2015; Gift of Sherman Warner, 2016; Gift of Lis Hori, 2016; Transfer from the Office of Housing and Residential Life, Pomona College, 2017; Gift of Kathy Yamamoto, 2017.

Accruals

Additions to the collection are anticipated.

Processing Information

Arranged and processed by Jamie Weber in 2011.
Title
Pomona College Scrapbook and Photograph Album Collection
Status
In Progress
Author
Jamie K. Weber
Date
April 2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the 06 - Pomona College Archives Repository

Contact:
Special Collections, The Claremont Colleges Library
800 N. Dartmouth Avenue
Claremont CA 91711