Guide to the Albert J. Riley Scrapbook, 1907-1911
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Summary Creator Riley, Albert J., 1886-1967 Title Albert J. Riley Scrapbook Dates 1907-1911 Extent 1 Volume
About the Collection
The collection consists of Albert J. Riley’s Norwich University scrapbook or “memory book,” composed entirely of photographs. Although none of the photographs have captions, topics of interest within the scrapbook include cavalry, surveying, football, baseball and engineering summer camp.
About Albert J. Riley
Albert Riley of Lyndonville, VT, pursued a civil engineering course while at Norwich University. He was a member of the Phi Kappa Delta fraternity. He worked for the United States Bureau of Public Roads as a highway engineer. He never married and was survived by a sister and a niece.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Riley, Albert J., -- 1886-1967.
Norwich University -- History -- 20th century. Norwich University -- Alumni and alumnae.
Norwich University -- Students.
Norwich University -- Sports.
The collection is open; however, 48 hours notice is required to access these materials.
Many items in the University Archives are one-of-a-kind resources that are not likely to be available anywhere but here. For this reason, forming citations for archival sources is a little different than for books and periodicals. If you need to cite anything from this collection, follow the format below: Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Albert J. Riley Scrapbook, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Albert J. Riley Scrapbook, 1907-1911. Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT.
Extent: 1 Volume Collection Location: Archives B14 Language(s) of Material: English Repository: Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, 158 Harmon Dr., Northfield, VT 05663 USA, Phone: 802.485.2947, Fax: 802.485.2173, email@example.com
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