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Faculty and Alumni Scrapbook Collection

Identifier: UFAS

Scope and Contents

The Faculty and Alumni Scrapbook Collection consists of materials dated 1901 to 1951 and 1973 to 2018, with the bulk falling from 1914 to 1926. The collection contains scrapbooks and photo albums primarily from Colorado Agricultural College (C.A.C.) students and graduates. The books and albums contain photographs, letters, newspaper clippings, and memorabilia related to student life and activities at C.A.C. Memorabilia commonly featured in the scrapbooks include dance cards, programs for performances, graduations, and other campus events, buttons, and fraternity and sorority cards. One scrapbook is of home economics activities at the Minamotami Secondary School in Tokyo, Japan during the time emeritus professor Maude Williamson visited. Additions to the collection are ongoing.


  • Creation: 1901-1951, 1973-2018
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1914-1926


Restrictions on Access

There are no access restrictions on this collection.

Restrictions on Use

Not all of the material in the collection is in the public domain. Researchers are responsible for addressing copyright issues.


22+ linear feet (22 artifact cases)

Language of Materials



The Faculty and Alumni Scrapbook Collection contains scrapbooks and photo albums from students, alumni, and staff associated with Colorado Agricultural College (C.A.C.) and Colorado State University (CSU).


The collection consists of 1 series in 22 artifact cases:

Series 1: Scrapbooks and photo albums, 1901-1951 and 1973-2018


The Faculty and Alumni Scrapbook Collection was acquired from various donors. Donations to the collection are ongoing.

Online Materials

Some materials have been scanned and are available through the Colorado State University Libraries website. In the electronic version of this document, direct links appear in context.

Related Collections

Miscellany of Colorado State University, University Archive, Colorado State University.


Processing was completed in October 2015. Materials were rehoused in acid-free boxes.

Guide to the Faculty and Alumni Scrapbook Collection
Edited Full Draft
Prepared by Karen Spilman; revised by Victoria Lopez-Terrill
Copyright 2015, 2017, 2018
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Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the CSU Libraries Archives & Special Collections Repository

Fort Collins Colorado 80523-1019 USA