Pomona College Scrapbook and Photograph Album Collection

Finding aid created by Pomona College Archives staff using RecordEXPRESS
Claremont Colleges. Pomona College Archives
333 N. College Way
Claremont, California 91711
(909) 621-8138
http://www.pomona.edu/
2020


Descriptive Summary

Title: Pomona College Scrapbook and Photograph Album Collection
Dates: 1897-1965
Collection Number: PC.0002
Creator/Collector:
Extent: 21 linear feet (14 boxes)
Repository: Claremont Colleges. Pomona College Archives
Claremont, California 91711
Abstract: The Pomona College Scrapbook and Photo Album Collection includes scrapbooks for which the creator and/or origin is unknown. The scrapbooks and photo albums contain clippings, photographs, programs, invitations, illustrations, correspondence, and ephemera about Pomona College people and events as well as off campus activities in Claremont and the southern California area. Some of the people and places in photographs are unidentified.
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

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

Preferred Citation

Pomona College Scrapbook and Photograph Album Collection. Claremont Colleges. Pomona College Archives

Acquisition Information

Gift from Carl Lind, 2009 (P2009.001). Gift from Allen F. Breed, 2009 (P2009.004). Gift from Stacy Bingel, 2009 (P2009.005). Gift from Robert Brewer, 2010 (P2010.006) Gift from Jean Bixby Smith, 2010 (P2010.007) Gift from Jane Montgomery, 2012 (P2012.026) Transfer from Pomona College, Department of Alumni Relations, 2013 (P2013.002), (P2013.027).

Scope and Content of Collection

The scrapbooks and photo albums were created by students, staff, and faculty of Pomona College and contain clippings, photographs, programs, invitations, illustrations, correspondence, and ephemera about Pomona College people and events as well as off campus activities in Claremont and the southern California area. “Class Year” scrapbooks were created by an elected class historian and document four years of activities and events at the College.

Indexing Terms

Scrapbooks
Photograph albums
Souvenirs (Keepsakes)
Collectibles
College students--California
Male college students
Women college students
Clippings
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.)

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