Pearl Nielsen Scrapbook
Collection — Box: 1
Scope and Contents
The two Pearl Nielsen scrapbooks are contained in two separate boxes. The first box holds a brown book embossed with a crest-like design. Measuring 8.25" x 11.75", it displays paste-ins of 1940 RECORD articles, invitations to social events, lit society notices and commencement exercises. The pages are brittle and disattached from the binding. The second box contains a brown books with raised decorative designs, bound with a string, measuring 12" x 14.5". It begins with a few photos of the college campus pasted within, then features Nielsen's acceptance letter from registrar Enock C. Dyrness, dated April 9, 1937. More administrative correspondence follows before continuing with paste-ins of invitations, holiday cards, pressed flowers, literary society programs and newspaper articles. Included are photos of campus events and a road trip to Springfield, IL, and Colorado Springs, CO, among other points.
- Created: 1940-1941
- Other: Majority of material found in 1940-1941
- Nielsen, Pearl (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
There are no specific restrictions on this collection.
Conditions Governing Use
Duplication may be restricted if copying could cause damage to items.
Language of Materials
The collection is arranged by series with folder level control.
Method of Acquisition
- Pearl Nielsen Scrapbook
- Buswell Library Special Collections Staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Roman Script