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Old Dominion University--History

 Topic
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:

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

Scott R. Sechrist Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 24-4B1
Scope and Contents

This collection contains flyers, publications, and newspapers related to social justice in Norfolk collected by Scott Sechrist while a student at Old Dominion University in the early 1970s. The collection consists of four issues of the underground Newspaper, The Norfolk Gorilla, bumper stickers for radio station K-94 and the 1972 Presidential Campaign of George McGovern and Sargent Shriver, as well as other anti-Vietnam publications.

Dates: circa 1970-1974; Other: Date acquired: 06/28/2016

James R. Sweeney Papers

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Collection ID: RG 10-4B1
Abstract

This collection includes material related to Old Dominion University and Hampton Roads history collected by Dr. James R. Sweeney, associate professor of history and former University Archivist.

Dates: circa 1905-2018, undated; Other: Majority of material found within 1970-1980; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1981

Town-N-Gown Records

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 36-15A
Scope and Contents

This collection contains minutes and membership directories for the Town-N-Gown, an organization dedicated to fostering good relationships between Old Dominion University, national defense forces (ex. Navy), and the Hampton Roads community.

Dates: 1980-2017; Other: Date acquired: 06/28/2016

John R. Wikoff Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 39-1
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a 1956 Norfolk Division of the College of William and Mary class ring, bachelor degree, news clipping and biographical information regarding John R. Wikoff, one of the 15 members of the class of 1956. The class of 1956 was the first class to receive bachelor degrees from the Norfolk Division.

Dates: 1956, 2004; Other: Date acquired: 12/13/2017