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Durham Centennial scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: NCC-0032

Scope and Contents

The Durham Centennial 1953 Scrapbook, spanning from February 9, 1952 to March 2, 1955, includes newspaper clippings, a program and schedule of events, memorabilia, and meeting minutes from the Durham Centennial and Historical Commission. The celebration occurred April 26 through May 2, 1953 and included parades, a ball, performances, agricultural displays, and various other events.

Dates

  • 1952 - 1955

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions.

Biographical / Historical

One scrapbook prepared by Durham Chamber of Commerce to commemorate the Durham Centennial of 1953. Contents relate to the celebrations.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (1 flat box)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Unknown

Title
Finding Aid for the Durham Centennial Scrapbook
Status
Completed
Author
unknown
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the North Carolina Collection Archives Repository

Contact:
300 N. Roxboro Street
Durham NC 27701 United States