Guide to the Rupert Alfred Nock Scrapbook, 1924-1927
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Creator Nock, Rupert A., 1905-1977 Title Rupert Alfred Nock Scrapbook Dates 1924-1927 Extent 1 Volume
About the Collection
The collection consists of Rupert A. Nock’s Norwich University scrapbook, which contains photographs and other Norwich memorabilia from Nock’s time as a student. Topics of interest within the scrapbook include the Norwich University campus and buildings, Phi Kappa Delta fraternity, football, the Dewey Hall fire on 24 October 1925, and a trip Nock took to the south in the summer of 1924.
About Rupert A. Nock
Rupert Nock of Newburyport, MA, entered Norwich University in 1924 and remained until 1927 but did not graduate. While at Norwich, he played football and was a member of the Phi Kappa Delta fraternity. He served in the Army Air Corps in World War II. Nock later graduated from Brown University and was superintendent of schools in Newburyport from 1946 until his retirement in 1970. He married Ruth Bingham and the couple had two sons. The control file included with the collection contains additional biographical information on Rupert Alfred Nock.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Nock, Rupert A., 1905-1977
Norwich University -- Buildings -- Photographs.
Norwich University -- Sports.
Fires -- Vermont -- Northfield.
Greek letter societies -- Vermont -- Northfield.
Norwich University -- Fire, 1925.
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); Rupert Alfred Nock Scrapbook, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Rupert A. Nock Scrapbook, 1924-1928. 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, firstname.lastname@example.org
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