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Scrapbooks

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Blank books or albums designed so that a variety of items may be affixed to the pages, including photographs, clippings, and other memorabilia.

Found in 181 Collections and/or Records:

Louise Howey, Quilt Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0332
Scope and Contents

The materials include 13 scrapbooks created by Louise Howey, first President of the Lincoln Quilter's Guild, that represent her personal documentation of quilting from as early as the 1960s. There are also patterns, correspondence, and misc. publications.

Dates: 1917-1988

Mabel Nelson University of Omaha Scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0169
Scope and Contents

The scrapbook documents student life at the University of Omaha with photographs, programs, invitations, and other ephemera. The scrapbook is pre-printed with the name of the University of Omaha and seal.

Dates: circa 1914

Margaret Holland, Scrapbook

 Collection — Box Small MS collections: [Barcode: R0241416084]
Identifier: MS-0261
Scope and Contents

The scrapbook kept by Margaret Holland from about 1923-1925 contains autographs, memorabilia, and photographs related to her experiences as a student at Edgar High School (Edgar, Neb.) and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  Most of the materials are from her senior year at Edgar High School.

Dates: 1923-1925

Melvin Masek Scrapbook

 Collection — Box 2019-063
Identifier: UNO-0257
Content Description

The Melvin Masek scrapbook includes newspaper clippings, game programs, photographs, and ticket stubs related to the 1962 University of Omaha football season. Mel Masek, University of Omaha (OU) class of 1964, was a member of the 1962 OU football squad. This scrapbook was compiled by the Masek family in the fall of 1962 during the football season.

Dates: 1962

Metropolitan Community Church of Omaha Records

 Collection — Box 1-6
Identifier: MSS-0098
Content Description The Metropolitan Community Church of Omaha (MCC Omaha) was chartered in 1974 as the first church in Omaha with positive ministry activities to the LGBTQ+ community. The MCC Omaha Records are comprised of 2.5 cubic feet of documents and photographs from 1959 through 2017 with the bulk of items dated 1973 to 1975 and 1996 to 2003. Photographs of church events and other activities from 1987 through 2003 make up most of the collection. There is a gap in materials from 1975 through the mid-1990s,...
Dates: 1959 - 2017

Mildred Jenny Weseen, Student Life Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0178
Scope and Contents

Materials related to her attendance at the University of Nebraska include yearbook pages, programs, report cards and two graduation photographs. The remainder of the collection consists of teacher’s contracts from her early career, newspaper clippings, a photograph of her at retirement, and eulogies. Her scrapbook documents experiences at the University, including photographs of Ivy Day celebrations as well as outside activities.

Dates: 1917-1976

Milo Bail Collection

 Collection — Volume 1-6
Identifier: UNO-0091
Scope and Contents The Milo Bail Collection is comprised of commemorative albums related to Bail's service as Municipal University of Omaha President, 1948-1965, with most materials gathered in 1964-1965 on the occasion of his retirement on January 31, 1965. The collection includes a 1964-1965 "Milo Bail Information Notebook" containing newspaper clippings, event programs, brochures, and mailers; a 1965 script for the "North of Pacific" tribute to Bail; a bound volume of 1964 letters to...
Dates: 1958-1965

Mortar Board, Student Life Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-38-04-57
Scope and Contents

The collection includes Mortar Board minutes; presidents' reports; secretary and treasurer records; photographs; scrapbooks; Mortar Board Quarterly; and alumni records.  Also included are materials related to activities such as Ivy Day; tours and conferences; balls; fundraisers, skits, conventions, elections, and convocations.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1905-1982

Nebraska Builders, Student Life Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-38-03-30

Oldham Paisley University of Omaha Scrapbook

 Collection — Volume 1
Identifier: UNO-0166
Scope and Contents Scrapbook documenting student life at the University of Omaha includes photographs, news clippings, dance cards, invitations, party favors, train tickets, programs, tickets and other material about sporting events including football and basketball, voting, and other ephemera. Items of note including a half walnut shell that may have been a party favor, a small sign that reads "Votes for Women" and other references to the right to vote for women, and notes about Paisley by other students and...
Dates: 1912-1916

Omaha Chamber of Commerce Records

 Collection — Box 2018-040
Identifier: MSS-0013
Scope and Contents The Omaha Chamber of Commerce Records cover business and industry in Omaha, Nebraska, spanning the period from 1912 until 1979. The records include meeting minutes from various committees and bureaus, the Chamber's newsletter (1912-1941 as Journal, 1941-1956 as News Bulletin, 1959-2004 as Profile), photographs, negatives, slides, newspaper clippings, correspondence, pamphlets, books and journals collected and used by the Chamber, and files with information about various businesses,...
Dates: 1912-2015

Omaha Symphony Guild Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0029
Scope and Contents The records of the Omaha Symphony Guild document events organized by the group as well as governance functions of the board of directors from circa 1990-2011 with gaps in the records. Organizational records include the secretary’s notebooks (2003-2006), treasurer’s notebooks and reports (1999-2005, Omaha Symphony Guild Advisor, as well as material created by other officers including the President, Executive Committee, Board of Directors, President-Elect, Vice President for Administration,...
Dates: 1950-2019; Majority of material found within 1990-2011

Omaha Symphony Orchestra Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0156
Content Description

The records of the Omaha Symphony Orchestra predominantly document performances and public activities of the organization. The collection includes marketing and promotional materials (mostly late 1980s to the 2010s), concert programs, scrapbooks containing news clippings and ephemera (1950s-1980s), and other records. A small number of photographs (undated) and posters (predominantly 2000s) are also part of the collection. Audio and video recordings are not part of the collection.

Dates: 1921-2020

Omicron Delta Kappa Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0214
Scope and Contents The records of UNO's chapter of Omicron Delta Kappa, 1949-2001, include two scrapbooks and a ledger of meeting minutes. The earliest scrapbook includes material about the Arrow Society, ODK's predecessor on the OU campus in 1949.New material added 2017-05-08: This collection includes materials generated while organizing ODK breakfasts, initiations, and other events—including correspondence, programs, and photographic slides. A few ODK-related VHS videotapes are also...
Dates: 1949-2015

Opera Omaha Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0001
Scope and Contents The records of Opera Omaha include material from before its founding in the 1950s to the present, documenting the history of the organization, its administration, and its productions. The collection holds board meeting minutes (1958-1994), news clippings (1954-1990), audio and video recordings (1960s-2000s), as well as scrapbooks, photographs, negatives, slides, programs, posters, original artwork, and related material. A portion of the collection is material collected by Cele Washington...
Dates: 1954-2018

Outdoor Adventures Photographs, Campus Recreation Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-29-16-04
Scope and Contents

Outdoor Adventures Photographs includes slide carousels of trips to Escalante, Grant Teto, Yucatan, and Mexico and scrapbooks of trips to Alaska, Minnesota, and New Mexico. Also included are photo prints of activities and events such as challenge courses, Outdoor Adventure facilities, driver’s training, winter backpacking, and indoor and outdoor rock climbing.

Dates: 1976-2001

Panhellenic Association, Student Government Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-38-02-03

Phi Chi Theta - Alpha Phi Chapter Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0072
Scope and Contents The Phi Chi Theta - Alpha Phi Chapter Collection includes records and artifacts of the Alpha Phi Chapter of the Phi Chi Theta national fraternity for business and economics at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Organizational records cover the period from roughly 1981-1987, and include meeting minutes, bylaws, correspondence, duties of members and officers, ceremonial information, pledge applications and manuals, pledge examinations, committee information, biennial meeting information,...
Dates: 1959-1963, 1981-1986

Phi Delta Gamma Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0125
Scope and Contents The Phi Delta Gamma Records document the Omaha chapter of Phi Delta Gamma at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the Municipal University of Omaha, dating from 1932 to 2018. The collection includes scrapbooks, guest books, meeting minutes, correspondence, financial information, chapter handbooks, the chapter’s charter, the chapter chair’s manual, selected memorabilia, and other chapter information as well as national material related to some conventions and meetings, the...
Dates: 1932-2018

Phi Delta Psi Sorority Scrapbooks

 Collection — Box 1-2
Identifier: UNO-0186
Scope and Contents

The two scrapbooks of Phi Delta Psi sorority at Omaha University include news clippings, photographs, invitations, programs, notecards, ephemera, and other material. The scrapbooks cover the period up to Phi Delta Psi joining the national sorority Alpha Xi Delta in 1950. The smaller of the two scrapbooks includes the silouette of a small dog on its cover.

Dates: 1931-1950

Ruth Diamond Levinson Dance Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0188
Scope and Contents Collection of material related to the dance program at the University of Omaha, including a scrapbook, a spiral notebook containing handwritten music, a collage of photographs laminated onto a wooden wall hanging, correspondence, departmental records, event programs, posters, photographs, news clippings, photocopies. The scrapbook includes photographs, news clippings, and ephemera including dried flower corsages. The photo collage plaque was given to Levinson at the time of her...
Dates: 1929-1988; Majority of material found within predominant 1940-1942

Ruth K. Irvine, Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0251
Scope and Contents

The Ruth K. Irvine, Papers collection consists mostly of holiday greeting cards and brief letters from 1911-1967. Correspondence also includes a few undated letters written by Ruth Irvine to family and friends. The three programs are for the Nineteenth Annual Tech Show “Not a Chance” produced by the student body of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1917, a 1924 band program in Long Beach, California, and the 1936 dedication of the alumnae building at Smith College.

Dates: 1911-1967

Sam Fried Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0129
Scope and Contents These eleven volumes were compiled by Holocaust survivor, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Sam Fried in 2013. Through thousands of pages of documents including letters, speeches, photographs, and other material, Fried shared the story of his life with his wife and fellow Holocaust survivor Magda Fried, and philanthropist and wife Frances Fried. The books as titled by Fried are: A-5053 Sam Fried Holocaust Survivor; A-5854 Magda Chunovic Fried, Feb 14, 1929 To Nov 4, 1985; A-5053 Sam Fried...
Dates: 1925-2013; Digitized: 2018

Sarah Finch Scrapbook and Unidentified Ledger

 Collection — Box MISC-12, Folder: MSS-0094
Identifier: MSS-0094
Content Description

The scrapbook of Sarah Finch was created by re-using the ledger of an unidentified business. Miss Finch’s scrapbook includes sheet music, poetry, news clippings, and illustrations. The sheet music includes a printed sheet as well as the handwritten Stephen C. Fosters song "Hard Times." The merchant’s entries cover approximately 100 pages and identification of the merchant may be possible with further study.

Dates: circa 1850-1872

Scrapbooks, Reserve Officers' Training Corps Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-33-20-00

Scrapbooks, Summer Sessions Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-25-09-00

Scrapbooks, University Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-00-04-00
Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks in the collection provide information on a range of activities, events, and groups at the University of Nebraska. Among the scrapbooks from the 1880s, the compiled clippings include references to literary societies, meetings of the Y.M.C.A. and Y.W.C.A., temperance societies, additional organizations, and university Regents' meetings.

Dates: 1877-1982

Shirley and Leonard Goldstein Papers

 Collection — Box 2019-049
Identifier: MSS-0149
Content Description The collection of Shirley and Leonard "Buddy" Goldstein documents the work of Shirley Goldstein as she became an activist on behalf of Soviet Jewish dissidents (known as refuseniks) to help them leave the USSR for Israel and the U.S. In the 1970s, Shirley Goldstein made several trips to the Soviet Union where she met with dissidents and witnessed firsthand the oppression of Soviet Jews. Goldstein smuggled in products the dissidents could sell until she came under scrutiny of Soviet...
Dates: circa 1920-2017

Sue Reich, Quilt Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0455
Scope and Contents Sue Reich, Quilt Papers contains World War I and World War II periodicals, artifacts, postcards, music scores, quilt patterns and research, newspaper clippings, photographs, embroidered emblems, and scrapbooks that Reich collected and used to research her books, World War I Quilts and World War II Quilts. The collection also contains several scrapbooks including a 1930s quilt...
Dates: 1910-2000; Majority of material found within 1939-1945