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Nathaniel Gray Rochester scrapbook, 1908-1912

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Title

Nathaniel Gray Rochester scrapbook

Date

1908-1912

Repository

University of Kentucky Libraries, Special Collections

Arrangement

This collection is arranged according to its original order.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Preferred Citation Note

0000ua174:[Identification of item], Nathaniel Gray Rochester scrapbook, University of Kentucky Archives

Extent

0.2 cubic feet (1 box)

Abstract

Scrapbook documenting the student life of Nathaniel Gray Rochester who attended the University of Kentucky from 1908-1912.

Biography/History

Nathaniel Gray Rochester was born January 28, 1889 in Marion, Kentucky. He attended the University of Kentucky from 1908-1912 and graduated with an A.B. degree in Arts and Sciences. While attending the University, Rochester was involved with the Patterson Literary Society, of which he served as treasurer. He was also a member of the Patterson Society, the Debating Team, and Varsity Baseball (1908). He served as class representative and class orator, and was also valedictorian for his graduating class.

Scope and Content

The Nathaniel Gray Rochester scrapbook contains news clippings, photographs, programs, and personal correspondence documenting Rochester's time as a student at the University of Kentucky, 1908-1912. Rochester graduated in 1912. Subjects of the photographs include athletics, an all faculty group portrait, individual faculty portraits, and unidentified school buildings. Clippings also relate to baseball activities in which he participated.

Subjects

  • Rochester, Nathaniel Gray, 1889-?.
  • University of Kentucky.
  • Lexington (Ky.)
  • College life -- Kentucky -- Lexington.
  • Students -- Kentucky -- Lexington.
  • Men -- Kentucky -- Lexington.
  • Scrapbooks.

Collection Inventory

Scrapbook
[Box: 1]