Guide to the Charles L. Whipple Scrapbook, 1908-1912
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Summary Creator Whipple, Charles L., 1887-1980 Title Charles L. Whipple Scrapbook Dates 1908-1912 Extent 1 Volume
About the Collection
The collection consists of Charles L. Whipple’s Norwich University scrapbook or “memory book.” Topics of interest within the scrapbook include athletics, summer camp, the small pox camp of 1912, Norwich University social events and photographic portraiture. Also available with the collection are miscellaneous papers and publications collected by Charles Whipple during his WWI service. Photographs include Northfield and residents of Northfield and Northfield Falls, including Mary Gould. Charles Whipple’s cash book for 1910-1911 with information about his expenses and employment is also included in the collection.
About Charles L. Whipple
Charles Whipple of Perkinsville, VT, pursued a course in electrical engineering while at Norwich University. He played football and was an editor of both the Reveille and the War Whoop. He was a member of the Commons Club. During World War I, he served as an officer in the Army Signal Corps in France. The control file included with the collection contains biographical additional information on Charles L. Whipple.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog: Whipple, Charles L., -- 1887-1980.
World War, 1914-1918.
Norwich University -- History -- 20th century.
Norwich University -- Alumni and alumnae.
Norwich University -- Societies, etc.
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); Charles L. Whipple Scrapbook, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Charles L. Whipple Scrapbook, 1908-1912. Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
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