Robert L. Sanders scrapbook, 1918-1978

Abstract

Materials related to UK student life circa 1924.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Robert L. Sanders scrapbook, 1918-1978
Creator
Sanders, Robert L.
Extent
0.36 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Subjects
Sanders, Robert Leighton, 1900-1983.
University of Kentucky. Wildcat Marching Band.
Pi Kappa Alpha.
Lexington (Ky.)
Students -- Kentucky -- Lexington.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by Jennifer Queen in September 2006 under the supervision of Deirdre A. Scaggs, University Archivist.; machine-readable finding aid created by Encoded by
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Robert Leighton "Red" Sanders was a 1924 graduate of the University of Kentucky. He was a member of the UK Marching Band and a founding member of the old Blue and White Band at the University of Kentucky. Sanders was also a member of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity, the Engineering Society, and a charter member of Phi Mu Alpha music fraternity.
Scope and Content
The Robert L. Sanders scrapbook consists of clippings regarding the University of Kentucky and Pi Kappa Alpha; photographs including the University of Kentucky Marching Band and Pi Kappa Alpha; and miscellaneous items including graduation programs and Pi Kappa Alpha materials. Also included are photographs and clippings related to University of Kentucky student life including the football and basketball teams. A damaged, panoramic photograph labeled "Co. D. Engineers, S.A.T.C., University of Kentucky, 1918." is also included.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Contents of the Collection

Clippings, 1922-1978

  • Box 1
  • File 1
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Miscellaneous items, 1918-1958

  • Box 1
  • File 2
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Photographs, 1918-1922

  • Box 1
  • File 3
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Photographs, 1918-1921

  • Box 1
  • File 4
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Panoramic Photograph, 1918

  • Box 2
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