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Gold Shield Alumnae of UCLA. Subject files. 1930-2002.
University Archives Record Series 43  
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  • Title: Gold Shield Alumnae of UCLA. Subject files.
    Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 43
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 3.2 linear ft. (8 boxes)
    Date: 1930-2002
    Abstract: Record Series 43 contains files generated the Gold Shield Alumnae of UCLA.
    Creator: Gold Shield Alumnae of UCLA.


    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the UCLA University Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from the records must be submitted in writing to the University Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the UCLA University Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Gold Shield Alumnae of UCLA. Subject files (University Archives Record Series 43). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

    Historical note

    The Gold Shield Alumnae of UCLA was founded in 1936 by twelve UCLA women graduates to foster the relationship between UCLA and the Los Angeles community and to support UCLA in its continued growth. In 1939, the organization launched its scholarship program, establishing the first Alumni Scholarship Fund at UCLA.

    Scope and Content

    Record Series 43 contains files generated the Gold Shield Alumnae of UCLA. Files include documentation of the new membership process, member biographies, scholarship files, and the Gold Shield constitution and bylaws, as well as documentation of activities including "Drive for Dollars," the awarding of faculty prizes, and creation of a Silent Auction Book. Additionally, files include pictures from the UCLA Sculpture Garden, letters from California Governor Pete Wilson and President Bill Clinton, and other scrapbook materials.
    This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 3521018