University of New Hampshire and other New Hampshire snapshots

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1921-1927

Location Note

HGO-01-001-O-F-406

GUSN

GUSN-253261

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Description

Scrapbook album of 105 black & white photographs of various sizes including a valentine and an old Sears Roebuck envelope. Locations covered are Durham, NH and the University of New Hampshire, Enfield, NH and Enfield HS, Norwich University in Northfield, Vermont, Mascoma Lake in NH, and snapshots of people not all identified. The album also includes snapshots of people playing a variety of sports, snow sports and a winter carnival in NH. Most pages are marked with names of buildings, town, and people, mostly by first name. A large section of the album is devoted to the University of New Hampshire including buildings, students, professors, Glee Club, Drama Club, basketball team and several shots of football players. Enfield, NH [identified from the post card collection by Susan Johnson] includes street scenes as well as Enfield, HS, the faculty and commencement from 1921. Also views of Mascoma Lake and other scenery. Several loose photographs of young children and portrai photos of unidentified people. Additional photos include The Flume in the White Mts of NH and family snapshots from Farmington, NH.

Details

Descriptive Terms

university and college buildings
campuses
sports
high schools (buildings)
commencements
football (sports)
winter
carnivals (entertainment events)
music
drama
photograph albums
black-and-white photographs

Additional Identification Number

album number 262

Physical Description

1 photograph album, 7 1/4 x 12 inches

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Date of Acquisition

2011

Reference Code

PC009.262

Acquisition Type

Gift

Places

Durham (Strafford county, New Hampshire)
Enfield (Grafton county, New Hampshire)
Mascoma Lake (Grafton county, New Hampshire) [lake]
Northfield (Washington county, Vermont)
Farmington (Strafford county, New Hampshire)

Record Details

Material Type

photograph albums
black-and-white photographs

Other Organizations

University of New Hampshire
Norwich University
Sears, Roebuck and Company

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-001-O-F-406