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Old Dominion University--History

 Topic
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Norfolk Division of the College of William and Mary and Old Dominion College Collection

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 33
Abstract

These papers documents the college’s early years as a two-year branch campus, the industrial training courses during World War II, the creation of the Evening College and Technical Institute,  and its transition to an accredited university. Included in the records are correspondence, newspapers, reports, college histories, building plans, bulletins, course descriptions and syllabi, newspaper clippings, and scrapbooks.

Dates: circa 1930-1979, undated; Majority of material found within 1940-1960

Old Dominion University Faculty and Staff Directories

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 8-3A2
Abstract

This collection contains faculty and staff directories for the Norfolk Division of the College of William and Mary, Old Dominion College, Old Dominion University, as well as the Continuing Education Divisions for both Old Dominion College and Old Dominion University.

Dates: 1947-2008

Old Dominion University Faculty Handbooks

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 8-3A5
Abstract

The Old Dominion University Faculty Handbooks collection contains faculty handbooks for the Norfolk Division of the College of William and Mary, Old Dominion College, Old Dominion University, as well as the Continuing Education Divisions for both Old Dominion College and Old Dominion University from 1947 to 2003.

Dates: 1947-2003

Old Dominion University Multimedia Collection

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 29
Abstract

Collection consisting of audio, film, and video pertaining to various events taking place at Old Dominion University.

Dates: 1956-2001, undated

Old Dominion University Photographic and Multimedia Collection

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 32
Abstract

The Old Dominion University Photographic and Multimedia Collection (RG 32) contains a wide range of photos relating to the university’s history from the 1930s to the present.

Dates: circa 1873-2005, undated; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2006

Old Dominion University Scrapbook Collection

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 33-1A1
Scope and Contents

This collection includes scrapbooks of newspaper clippings related to the Norfolk Division of the College of William and Mary, Old Dominion College, and Old Dominion University from 1930 to 1979. Some of the topics featured in the scrapbooks include athletic games, Commencement, student life, and new programs being offered.

Dates: 1930-1979

Old Dominion University Student Directories

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 7-2A
Abstract

The Old Dominion University Student Directories collection consists of student directories for the Norfolk Division of the College of William and Mary, Old Dominion College, and Old Dominion University, non-continuous, from 1955 to 2004.

Dates: 1955-2004

Oral History Collection

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 10-2A
Scope and Contents This collection contains transcripts and supporting documentation of oral histories conducted by Dr. James R. Sweeney, professor of history and University Archivist, and others related to the history of Old Dominion, Massive Resistance, Virginia Symphony Orchestra and other topics. Some of the information contained in the folders include the oral history transcript, interview questions, and biographies of interviewees. The audio recordings and transcripts have been digitized and can be...
Dates: 1974-2006, undated; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1974