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Gertrude A. Shepherd Scrapbook

An inventory her scrapbook at the Syracuse University Archives


Creator: Shepherd, Gertrude A.
Title: Gertrude A. Shepherd Scrapbook
Dates: 1890-1895
Size: 1 box (1.5 linear feet)
Abstract: Scrapbook created by Gertrude A. Shepherd during her time at Syracuse University
Language: English
Repository: University Archives,
Special Collections Research Center
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Ave., Suite 600
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010


Gertrude A. Shepherd graduated from the Liberal Arts College at Syracuse University in 1894. During her time at Syracuse University she was part of the Young Women's Christian Association, Calculus Poet, and the Alpha Phi sorority.

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Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a scrapbook created by Gertrude A. Stein during her time at Syracuse University. The scrapbook contains many varied items such as newspaper clippings, tickets, programs, calendars, pictures, sketches, notes, napkins, dance cards, flowers, ribbons, booklets, and a candle. Materials in the scrapbook are dated from 1890 to 1895.

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Access Restrictions

Please note that the collection is housed off-site, and advance notice is required to allow time to have the materials brought to the Reading Room on campus.

Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from the Syracuse University Archives and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Related Material

This scrapbook was separated from the Syracuse University Scrapbook Collection.

The University Archives hold several other collections consisting of similar student created scrapbooks. These collections include the George W. Weaver Scrapbook, the Hazel Anna B. Hack Scrapbook, the Howard Dixon Mitchell Scrapbook, and the Robert Emmett Finnegan Scrapbook.

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Selected Search Terms


Shepherd, Gertrude A.
Syracuse University -- History.
Syracuse University.


Greek letter societies.
Student activities.
Higher education.

Types of material

Programs (documents)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Gertrude A. Shepherd Scrapbook,
University Archives,
Special Collections Research Center
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

There is no acquisition information for this item.

Processing Information

The scrapbook was placed into a custom, acid-free box.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: Natalie Pace
Date: 2019
Revision history:

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The scrapbook remains in its original order.

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Oversize 1 Scrapbook 1890-1895

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