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University of Maryland Vertical File Collection

 Collection 0094-UA
This collection includes news clippings on a wide variety of University of Maryland-related topics, which were drawn from Maryland and DC newspapers. Most of the clippings come from Baltimore and Washington papers, but the collection does include articles from other local papers across Maryland, as well as a few from outside the state. Large groupings of clippings are centered around alumni, students, faculty/staff; buldings and grounds; fraternities and sororities; and events on campus, such as the Vietnam War-related protests and the Queen's Game.

Dates

  • 1935-1990s
  • Majority of material found within 1940-1970

Use and Access to Collection

This collection is open for research.

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.

Extent

24.00 Linear Feet

Scope and Content of Collection

Included in this collection are news clippings on a wide variety of University of Maryland-related topics, which were drawn from Maryland and DC newspapers. Most of the clippings come from Baltimore and Washington papers, but the collection does include articles from other local papers across Maryland, as well as a few from outside the state. Large groupings of clippings are centered around alumni, students, faculty/staff; buldings and grounds; fraternities and sororities; and events on campus, such as the Vietnam War-related protests and the Queen's Game.

Arrangement

This collection is organized as one series
Series 1
Subject List

Custodial History and Acquisition Information

Items in this collection were clipped from various local newspapers by Archives and Manuscipts Department and University of Maryland staff.

Processing Information

This collection is housed in 8 file cabinet drawers. The clippings are glued onto acid free paper and organized, by subject, in manila folders.
Title
Guide to the University of Maryland Vertical File
Status
Completed
Author
University of Maryland Staff
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

Contact:
University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742
301-405-9212