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Kenneth Morgan Slide Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Scope and Contents of the Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Kenneth Morgan Slide Collection
    Dates: 1969-1974
    Collection number: PC.0049
    Extent: 0.2 Linear Feet (1 half-size document box)
    Repository: Claremont Colleges. Library. Special Collections, The Claremont Colleges Library, Claremont, CA 91711.
    Abstract: The Kenneth Morgan Slide Collection features an assortment of 35mm slides related to the Pomona College Class of 1919 and its reunion activities, as well as images of campus buildings, student activities, and the early City of Claremont.
    Physical Location: Please consult repository.
    Language of Material: Languages represented in collection: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    All requests for permission to reproduce or to publish must be submitted in writing to the Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Kenneth Morgan Slide Collection (PC-0049). Pomona College Archives, Special Collections, The Claremont Colleges Library, Claremont, California.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Valerie Morgan Trumbull, 2016.


    Additions to the collection are not anticipated.

    Biography / Administrative History

    Kenneth Francis Morgan graduated from Pomona College with the Class of 1919. Nicknamed "Pop," Morgan captained the Pomona College football team and was heavily involved in clubs and organizations on campus including the Varsity Society, Lyceum, and Sigma Tau fraternity. He also served on the 1919 Metate Board, as president of the Senior Men's Organization, and as captain of the Company B of the Student Army Training Corps.

    Scope and Contents of the Collection

    The collection includes an assortment of 35mm slides used in presentations given by Kenneth Morgan at the Class of 1919's 50th and 55th alumni reunions in 1969 and 1974. The slides appear to be a mixture of original photographs and photoduplicates of photographs and documents. The slides include an assortment of images of Pomona College students, student activities, campus buildings, members of the Pomona College faculty and administration, and scenes of early Claremont. The collection also features images of reunion events and attendees.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library’s online public access catalog.

    Subject Terms

    Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.)
    Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.) -- Administration
    Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.) -- Faculty
    Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.) -- History
    Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.) -- Presidents
    Alumni and alumnae
    Claremont (Calif.)
    Class reunions
    College buildings
    College students
    Commercial buildings
    Student activities
    Student newspapers and periodicals

    Genre and Form of Materials

    Slides (Photography)