Guide to the Richards G. Vedeler Scrapbook, 1917-1921
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Summary Creator Vedeler, Richards G., 1900-1980 Title Richards G. Vedeler Scrapbook Dates 1917-1921 Extent 1 Volume About the Collection
The collection consists of Richards G. Vedeler’s Norwich University scrapbook or “memory book” of photographs and memorabilia from Norwich social events. Topics of interest within the scrapbook include junior week 1919, summer school 1919, Norwich centennial celebrations, S.A.T.C. (Student Army Training Corps) and R.O.T.C.
About Richards G. Vedeler
Richards Vedeler of Allston, MA, pursued a civil engineering course while at Norwich University. He was a member of the glee club and the civil engineering society and also served on the junior week and commencement week committees. He was a recipient of the general standing medal and the Shuttleworth sabre. He was also involved with baseball and served on the editorial staffs of the War Whoop and Reveille. He was a member of the Phi Kappa Delta fraternity. The control file included with the collection contains additional biographical information on Richards Vedeler.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Vedeler, Richards G., 1900-1980 Norwich University -- History -- 20th century.
Norwich University -- Alumni and alumnae.
Norwich University -- Students.
Norwich University -- Sports.
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); Richards G. Vedeler Scrapbook, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Richards G. Vedeler Scrapbook, 1917-1921. 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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