Guide to the Allen J. Hamilton Scrapbook, 1919-1923
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Summary Creator Hamilton, Allen J., 1900-1982 Title Allen J. Hamilton Scrapbook Dates 1919-1923 Extent 1 Volume About the Collection
The collection consists of Allen Johnson Hamilton’s Norwich University scrapbook or “memory book.” Topics of interest within the scrapbook include football and minstrels at Norwich University.
About Allen J. Hamilton
Allen J. Hamilton of Brattleboro, VT, graduated from Norwich University in 1923 with a degree in civil engineering. While at Norwich, Hamilton served as class secretary for four years and as a manager of the Reveille, the War Whoop, and the Guidon. He was a member of the Theta Chi fraternity and the Skull and Swords. Following his time at NU, Allen Hamilton worked as a civil engineer for the Illinois and Cook County (IL) highway departments. He served as civil engineer for the town of Harvey, IL, for 16 years. The control file included with the collection contains additional biographical information on Allen Johnson Hamilton.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Hamilton, Allen J., 1900-1982 Norwich University -- History -- 20th century.
Norwich University -- Buildings -- Photographs.
Norwich University -- Football -- Photographs.
Greek letter societies -- Vermont -- Northfield.
The collection is open. However, forty-eight 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); Allen J. Hamilton Scrapbook, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Two hairpins, June 1920. Allen Johnson Hamilton Scrapbook, 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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