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Willamette University Scrapbook collection

Identifier: WUA048

Scope and Contents

The Willamette University scrapbook collection consists of scrapbooks created by Willamette University faculty, staff and students. Scrapbooks include newspaper clippings, photographs, programs, letters, awards, and souvenirs gathered to document the individual and community life at Willamette University. Included are scrapbooks created for campus residence halls, scrapbooks created by individual students and faculty members, and scrapbooks created to document publicity about the university.


  • 1894-1993


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Library acts as “fair use” reproduction agent.

For further information, see the section on copyright in the Regulations and Procedures of the Willamette University Archives and Special Collections.

Copyright Information: Before material from collections at Willamette University Archives and Special Collections may be quoted in print, or otherwise reproduced, in whole or in part, in any publication, permission must be obtained from (1) the owner of the physical property, and (2) the holder of the copyright. It is the particular responsibility of the researcher to obtain both sets of permission. Persons wishing to quote from materials in any collections held by University Archives and Special Collections should consult the University Archivist. Reproduction of any item must contain a complete citation to the original.


50 Linear Feet (50 oversize boxes)


The Willamette University Scrapbook collections contains scrapbooks created by students, faculty and staff that document aspects of Willamette University life in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.


This collection is arranged into four series: I. Faculty scrapbooks; II: Publicity scrapbooks; III: Residential scrapbooks; and IV: Student scrapbooks.

Scrapbooks retain their original form. Scrapbooks are organized in alphabetical order.

Physical Location

Mark O. Hatfield Library


Additions to this collection are expected.

Related Materials

Related collections include the Ivan Corner '21 WU photographs collection; The Ralph W. Barnes papers; and The Robert C. Notson papers, which include Adelia (White) Notson's '25 scrapbook and Jane (Notson) Gregg's '54 scrapbook. Also related are the Office of Communications records which contain compilations of newspaper and magazine articles.


Guide to the Willamette University Scrapbook collection, 1894-1993
Finding aid processed by Ashley Toutain.
© 2014
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Willamette University Archives and Special Collections Collection Descriptions

Mark O. Hatfield Library
900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 United States