Guide to the Reginald A. Switzer Papers, 1919-1923
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Creator Switzer, Reginald A., 1899-1960 Title Reginald A. Switzer Papers Dates 1919-1923 Extent 1 Box (1 linear foot) About the Collection The collection consists of Reginald Switzer's Memory Book (disbound scrapbook), 1919-1923, documenting his time at Norwich University; photographs, also 1919-1923; and issues of Saber Cuts, 1922-1923, a publication of the Department of Military Science and Tactics. Topics of interest include Polo and horsemanship. About Reginald A. Switzer Reginald Albert Switzer (1899-1960) graduated from Norwich University with the Class of 1923.
While attending NU he was a member of the “N” Club, the Polo Club and participated in the 1920 Endurance Race. Following his graduation he became educated in paper-making and formed the Kilburn Paper Company in Bellows Falls, VT, in 1930, serving as its president and treasurer for thirty years. He was married to Roma B. Switzer and the couple had a son.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Switzer, Reginald A., 1899-1960.
Norwich University -- Alumni and alumnae.
Norwich University -- Students. Norwich University -- Sports.
Polo -- Vermont -- Northfield.
The collection is open.
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); Reginald A. Switzer Papers, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Junior Prom program, Dance order, Class of 1922. Reginald A. Switzer Papers, Scrapbook file; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT.
Extent: 1 Box (1 linear foot) 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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