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COLLECTION Identifier: HOLLIS 8854623

Harvard Law School scrapbooks


This collection of nine disbound scrapbooks contains ephemera relating to the administration of Harvard Law School from 1869-1913.


  • 1869 - 1913

Conditions Governing Access

Access to these papers is governed by the rules and regulations of the Harvard Law School Library. This collection is open to the public, but is housed off-site at Harvard Depository and requires 2 business-day advance notice for retrieval. Consult the Special Collections staff for further information.

Conditions Governing Use

The Harvard Law School Library holds copyright on some, but not all, of the material in our collections. Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be directed to the Special Collections staff. Researchers who obtain permission to publish from the Harvard Law School Library are also responsible for identifying and contacting the persons or organizations who hold copyright.


7 boxes
This collection of nine disbound scrapbooks contains ephemera relating to the administration of Harvard Law School from 1869-1913. It includes printed schedules of courses and examinations as well as manuscript and printed announcements regarding lectures, faculty, examinations, and student prizes. The earliest three scrapbooks also contain indices.

Series List

  1. Series I: Harvard Law School Announcements, Tabular View,Examination Papers. 1869-1909. 1869-1909.
  2. ___Subseries A: Scrapbook 1, 1869-18811869-1881
  3. ___Subseries B: Scrapbook 2,1882-1890 [1891]1882-1890 [1891]
  4. ___Subseries C: Scrapbook 3, 1891-18971891-1897
  5. ___Subseries D: Scrapbook 4, 1898-19041898-1904
  6. ___Subseries E: Scrapbook 5, 1904-19091904-1909
  7. Series II: Harvard Law School Miscellaneous Announcements, 1875-1913 1875-1913
  8. ___Subseries A: Scrapbook 6, 1875-18921875-1892
  9. ___Subseries B: Scrapbook 7, 1892-18991892-1899
  10. ___Subseries C: Scrapbook 8,1897-1904
  11. ___Subseries D: Scrapbook 9, 1904-19131904-1913

Physical Location

Harvard Depository

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Contact Curator of Modern Manuscripts and Archives.

Processing Information

Processed by Erica C. Bicchieri, 2002.
Link to catalog
Harvard Law School. Scrapbooks, 1869-1913: Finding Aid
Harvard Law School LibraryCambridge, MA 02138

Repository Details

Part of the Harvard Law School Library, Historical & Special Collections Repository

Harvard Law School Library's Historical & Special Collections (HSC) collects, preserves, and makes available research materials for the study of the law and legal history. HSC holds over 8,000 linear feet of manuscripts, over 100,000 rare books, and more than 70,000 visual images.

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