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Guide to the Clarence H. Sample Papers ; Sample (Clarence H.) Papers

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Guide to the Clarence H. Sample Papers 1925-1930

Sponsor: Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.


Overview of the Collection

Title: Papers
Creator: Clarence H. Sample, d. 1987
Dates: 1925-1930
Quantity: 1 cubic foot
Abstract:Scrapbook of university activities; letters from a girlfriend received while a forest lookout in Montana (1928); and photographs belonging to a University of Idaho student.
Identification: MG337
Language: English
Repository: University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives
Moscow, ID 83844-2351

Scope and Content

The papers consist of a scrapbook with university memorabilia, mainly dance programs, but also including programs for cultural events, invitations, one letter, and printed broadsides. Also included is a series of six letters written to him by Freda between June 27th and July 16th, 1928, while he was a forest lookout in Superior, Montana, and two unidentified photographs.


Administrative/Biographical History

Clarence H. Sample, of Meridian, Idaho, attended the University of Idaho from 1925 to 1930. He was a member of the Beta Chi fraternity, the Inter-Collegiate Knights,, the Glee club, and the Associated Engineers. He graduated with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering in 1930 and worked for the International Nickel Company. He died in New York State in June of 1987.


Subjects

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.

Colleges and Universities
Idaho
Photographs

Sample, Clarence H.--Archives.

University of Idaho -- Students -- History -- Sources

College students -- Idaho -- Moscow -- History -- Sources

Moscow (Idaho) -- Social life and customs -- Sources

Administrative Information

Source

The papers of Clarence H. Sample were donated to the University of Idaho Library by Kay J. Domine, University Archives, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, in July 1990.


Detailed Description of the Collection

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1/11/1University of Idaho scrapbook 1925-1930 1 item
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1/21/2Letters from Freda 1928 6 items
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1/31/3Photographs of 2 children undated 1 item
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1/41/4Photograph of a mother and child undated 1 item

Profile Description

Creation: Encoded by ArchProteus2003
Language: Finding aid is in English

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