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Student Outdoor Clubs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UODC

Scope and Contents

The Student Outdoor Clubs Collection consists of documents dated 1948 to 1999, with the bulk falling from 1948 to 1972. The collection contains scrapbooks, publications, newspapers clippings, rosters, schedules, and reports of various student outdoor clubs at Colorado State University. Groups represented in the collection include the Mountaineering Club, Hikers Club, Outing Club, and Conservation Club.

Dates

  • 1948-1999
  • Majority of material found within 1948-1972

Creator

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.

History

Student groups were formally organized in the late 1890s, and outdoor clubs first appeared in the 1920s. Over the years a number of clubs focusing on hiking, rafting, mountaineering, conservation, and biking were established for students at Colorado State University.

Extent

2.75 linear feet (1 record carton, 2 flat boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Student Outdoor Club Collection contains materials created by and for various student outdoor clubs at Colorado State University, including the Mountaineering Club, Hikers Club, Outing Club, and Conservation Club. Materials include scrapbooks, publications, newspapers clippings, rosters, schedules, and reports.

Arrangement

The collection consists of 1 series in 1 record carton and 2 flat boxes:

Series 1: Student outdoor clubs, 1948-1999 and undated

Acquisition

The Student Outdoor Clubs Collection was donated by Paul Habey on April 29, 2010.

Online Materials

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

Processing

Processing was completed in May 2015. Materials were rehoused in acid-free folders and boxes. Three of the scrapbooks have been digitized.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Student Outdoor Clubs Collection
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Prepared by Karen Spilman
Date
Copyright 2015
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the CSU Libraries Archives & Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Fort Collins Colorado 80523-1019 USA
970-491-1844