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The SJSU Student Memorabilia Collection documents the academic and social experiences of students who attended the collegefrom 1881 to 1971.The bulk of the collection is comprised of school catalogs, certificates/diplomas, report cards, teacher curriculum cards,and faculty correspondence. Other formats of note include event booklets, dance cards, newspaper clippings, year books, scrapbooks,photographs, and magazines. The collection consists of three series, which are arranged by the chronological era of the college, anddelineated by format: Series I: San Jose Normal School, 1881-1920; Series II: San Jose Teacher College, 1921-1934; Series III: San JoseState Collge, 1935-1971.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

California State University, San José -- History
Education, Higher -- California -- San José
Greek societies -- California -- San Jose
San Jose State College -- History
San Jose State Normal School -- History
San José State Normal School -- Memorabilia,
San José State Normal School Memorabilia -- History
San José State Teachers College -- History
San José State University -- History
San José State University -- Students
Students -- Social life and customs
Students -- Societies

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