Guide to the Walter Andrew Upham Scrapbook, 1913-1917
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Summary Creator Upham, Walter A., 1895-1973 Title Walter Andrew Upham Scrapbook Dates 1913-1917 Extent 1 Volume About the Collection
The collection consists of Walter A. Upham’s Norwich University scrapbook or “memory book.” Topics of interest include hazing, commencement (or the lack thereof), winter training, football and Nelson Lewis Sheldon.
About Walter Andrew Upham
Originally from Greenville, NH, Walter Upham, an electrical engineering major, graduated with the Norwich University class of 1917. During his time at Norwich, he served as assistant editor of the War Whoop, as circulation manager for the Reveille, and was chairman of the junior week committee. Walter Upham held the rank of cadet major (equivalent of regimental commander) in the corps of cadets and also played football. Additionally, he was a member of the Phi Kappa Delta fraternity. The control file included with the collection contains additional biographical information on Walter A. Upham.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Upham, Walter A., 1895-1973 Norwich University -- Alumni and alumnae.
Norwich University -- Students.
Norwich University -- History -- 20th century.
Norwich University -- Football.
Greek letter societies -- Vermont -- Northfield.
The collection is open; however, forty-eight hours notice is required to access materials in this collection.
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); Walter Andrew Upham Scrapbook, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Broadside on transportation to and from the Middlebury-Norwich football game, November 4, 1916. Walter Andrew Upham 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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