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Georgetown University, 1930s

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Handbooks: G Book

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Identifier: GTA-000705
Scope and Contents For male students.

Hilltop Remembered by William G. McEvitt, M.D.

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Identifier: GTA-000765
Scope and Contents Memoirs published by the Georgetown University Library, 1982 (multiple copies). McEvitt was a College and Medical School student between 1927 and 1936 and this publication provides insight into campus life, social events, and faculty and administrators at this time. Included are references to: hazing (pg 5); Postmaster campaign (pg. 5); the Jug (pg. 7); the Walks (pgs 9-10; Lou Little (pgs 17-18); Nine Fridays (pg. 25); fraternities (pg. 30); College store (pg. 31); Sugar's, Hoya Inn, and...

Riggs Library: Diary of Activities

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Identifier: GTA-140311
Scope and Contents Entries for 1938 reference the beginning of a Works Progress Administration (WPA) inventory of the Library. Other entries detail acquisitions, changes in classifications schemes and arrangements, new staff, etc.

Scrapbook: Alvin E. Lesser (C 1941)

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Identifier: GTA-000029-DS
Scope and Contents Two volumes.Volume one contains mainly photographs. Included are images of Georgetown University's campus (some in the snow); football and basketball games; the Glee Club; the 1939 New York World's Fair; "Hoya", the Georgetown mascot, standing on the statue of "Testudo", the Maryland terrapin; Al Matuza; Joe McFadden; Lou Ghecas; Myron Darmohray; Jules Koshlap; John Lascari; Mark Ostinato; Augie Lio; John E. Wise, S.J.; Edmund A. Walsh, S.J.; Frederick W. Sohon, S.J.; Arthur A....

Scrapbook: George Harvey Cain (C 1942)

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Identifier: GTA-120511
Scope and Contents Contains clippings and printed material. Most of the contents relate to Georgetown or Washington, D.C., although a little relates to New York. Many of the clippings relate to the ROTC. Included are: pictorial article on Al Blozis; 1942 commencement program; English translation for Latin text on College of Arts and Sciences degree; campus map, 1937; Information and Rules, 1937-1938; Capital Transit Company pass, October 2-8, 1938; poster, [Jim] "Dwyer for [Class] President";...

Scrapbook: Walter Voight (L 1935)

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: GTA-000008-DS
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of material relating to Georgetown sports, especially football, and to Georgetown news in general, kept by Walter Voight, LL.B. 1935. Includes: menu from Pennsylvania Railroad for football team en route to New York and Detroit, 1930; and images of football coaches/players and of H. Gabriel Murphy, Graduate Manager of Athletics. Also present, color covers of football programs, 1929-1931; cheer/songsheet; and program from the final American Olympic tryouts, 1932, with note re Leo...