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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 68 Collections and/or Records:

Scrapbook: Rome F. Schwagel, Director of Publicity - Clippings, 1940-1942

 Collection
Identifier: GTA-000010-DS
Scope and Contents

Contains scrapbook of material relating to Rome Schwagel. Among topics covered, his appointment as Graduate Manager of Athletics at Georgetown and his induction into the Navy, 1942. Included is a letter from Schwagel to his mother, dated November 13, 1942, written on Navy Dept., Bureau of Aeronautics, letterhead. Many of the articles relate to Georgetown sports and a photograph of the 1941 Orange Bowl football team is present.

Dates: 1940-1942.; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1942

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...
Dates: 1929-1932; Majority of material found within 1929 - 1932

Scrapbook: William E. Harrington (C 1916)

 Collection
Identifier: GTA-000022-DS
Scope and Contents Contains leaves from Memory and Fellowship Book with: signatures of classmates, lists of their birthdays and handwritten comments from them, 1912-1914; rosters and scores for football, baseball, and basketball teams for the 1912-1913 and 1913-1914 seasons; and tickets from area theaters such as Chase’s Theater, Columbia Theater, New National Theater, Belasco Theater, and B.F. Keith’s Theater. Also included: letter of recommendation for Harrington from College Dean John B. Creeden, S.J.;...
Dates: 1912-1916; Majority of material found within 1912 - 1916

Scrapbook: William J. Burlee (C 1917)

 Collection
Identifier: GTA-000020-DS
Scope and Contents Includes: signatures of classmates, their addresses, and handwritten comments, 1913-1919; list of theater/vaudeville productions attended (at Keith’s, New National, Columbia, and Belasco), with comments, 1913-1915; scores from baseball, football and basketball games, 1913-1916; University menus; tickets to athletic events; dance cards; invitation, program and valedictory speech from the Georgetown Visitation Convent commencement, 1917; Bulletin for the Georgetown College Preparatory School,...
Dates: 1913-1963; Majority of material found within 1913 - 1917

Scrapbook: Wilmer J. "Dick" Bradley (C 1934)

 Collection
Identifier: GTA-000026-DS
Scope and Contents

Contains clippings on Georgetown football and track, many relating to Dick Bradley. Included are two snapshots of Bradley in military uniform.

Dates: 1930-1933; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1933

Scrapbook: Woodstock College

 Collection
Identifier: GTA-000079-DS
Scope and Contents

Contains clippings relating to Woodstock College, Maryland. Included are articles on faculty, students, and events. Mention is made of: the Golden Jubilees of John P. Himmelreicher, S.J., and Daniel J. M. Callahan, S.J.; the deaths of Charles J. Denecke, S.J., Thomas A. Becker, S.J. and Francis X. Daly, S.J.; and the ordination of Avery R. Dulles, S.J.

Dates: 1951-1957

Scrapbooks: Georgetown University Glee Club, 1951-1955 and 1962-1963

 Collection
Identifier: GTA-000066-DS
Scope and Contents Two scrapbooks documenting Glee Club activities and containing photographs, concert programs, tickets, flyers, and clippings. Included are: photographs of concerts in Gaston Hall; the program from a concert in McDonough Gym by the National Symphony Orchestra assisted by the Glee Club, November 14, 1952; a clipping announcing the appointment of Vincent Bellwoar, S.J., as Club moderator, ca. 1954; the program from a concert held to benefit the crew team, May 23, 1963; and photographs of Glee...
Dates: 1951-1963; Majority of material found within 1951 - 1963

Scrapbooks: Reverend Brian A. McGrath, S.J.

 Collection
Identifier: GTA-000095-DS
Scope and Contents Two scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs, and other printed material relating to the career of Fr. McGrath and to events at and people associated with Georgetown University, 1952-1962. Scrapbook, 1952-1957. Among topics covered: start of construction work on Gorman Diagnostic Center; award of honorary degrees to Beltie Shah Gilani (special representative of India at the United Nations), Carlos Castillo Armas (President of Guatemala), Walter Hallstein (German Secretary of...
Dates: 1952-1962