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William F. Dove photographs

 Collection 0125-UA

William Dove, a student at the University of Maryland in the early 1950s, took photographs of campus construction in 1954. The black-and-white snapshot collection, which includes images of Byrd Stadium, Cole Field House, Student Union, Fraternity Row, classroom buildings, and dormitories, offers a unique glimpse of the campus during a period of tremendous growth. A preliminary inventory is available and can be found in the "Additional Description" section of this finding aid.


  • 1954

Use and Access to Collection

This collection is unprocessed. This means that materials are in the same state we received them and have not been reviewed for content or condition. The collection may need to be screened prior to use. Please contact us before visiting the Special Collections reading room to view this collection.

Duplication and Copyright Information

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.


0.25 Linear Feet

Guide to the William F. Dove photographs
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Finding aid written in English.

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742