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Z. Smith Reynolds Library. Special Collections and Archives Records

Finding Aid & Inventory

Special Collections and Archives in the Z. Smith Reynolds Library maintains the University Archives, manuscript collections, a rare books collection, and the North Carolina Baptist Historical Collection. These records include exhibit materials, announcements, and promotional materials created for or about the department work.

Biographical and Historical Note

Special Collections and Archives in the Z. Smith Reynolds Library maintains the University Archives, manuscript collections, a rare book collection, and the North Carolina Baptist Historical Collection. The University Archives collects, describes, preserves and exhibits university records that contain historical, administrative, legal, or fiscal value. The records include documentation of the student experience, departmental records, and the papers of faculty and alumni.

Collection Overview

This collection includes exhibits and related materials, announcements, and promotional materials that were created by or about the Special Collection and Archives department of the Z. Smith Reynolds Library. It also includes the department's annual reports.

Collection Inventory

  • Annual reports (1984-1995) Box 1 Folder 12
  • Annual reports (1996-2001) Box 1 Folder 13
  • Annual reports (2004-2008) Box 1 Folder 14
  • Annual report (2015) Box 1 Folder 6
  • "Collection of Hope" announcement and other promotional materials (2013) Box 1 Folder 9
  • Color Our Collections booklet (2016) Box 1 Folder 2
  • Cultural reading room print (undated) Box 1 Folder 8
  • Edgar Allen Poe poetry reading materials (2016 October 26) Box 1 Folder 1
  • Eight points on the meaning of objects in Special Collections (2014) Box 1 Folder 4
  • Exhibition flier: "Art in the Archives" (2015) Box 1 Folder 5
  • End of year announcement (undated ) Box 1 Folder 10
  • Hallberg, Leigh Ann, "Bags of America" exhibit materials (2015) Box 1 Folder 3
  • Newspaper article regarding (2002) Box 1 Folder 7
  • Records management and department history (1978-1987) Box 1 Folder 11

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Title
Z. Smith Reynolds Library. Special Collections and Archives Department Records
ID
RG5.16
Date [inclusive]
1978-2016
Extent
0.21 linear feet  1 half-document box

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 2017 November
Access Restrictions
Collection is open for researchers. 
Copyright Notice
The nature of the WFU Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of ZSR Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source. 
Preferred Citation
Z. Smith Reynolds Library. Special Collection and Archives Department Records (RG5.16), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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