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American College Regalia: A Handbook

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A duo of university reference librarians compiled this handbook to answer questions such as 'What are the school colors of the University of New Mexico?' 'What is the nickname of Syracuse University's athletic teams?' 'What are the words to the alma mater of Merrimack College?' and 'What is the title of Baylor University's yearbook?' . . . . When a reference librarian faces a question of the sort posited above, this is the source to turn to. Wilson Library Bulletin

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Overview

A duo of university reference librarians compiled this handbook to answer questions such as 'What are the school colors of the University of New Mexico?' 'What is the nickname of Syracuse University's athletic teams?' 'What are the words to the alma mater of Merrimack College?' and 'What is the title of Baylor University's yearbook?' . . . . When a reference librarian faces a question of the sort posited above, this is the source to turn to. Wilson Library Bulletin

This handbook provides, for the first time, a single, easy-to-use source for locating information about the regalia of various colleges and universities. It includes such information as nicknames, mascots, school newspapers, school colors, and school yearbook for 469 American colleges and universities with an enrollment of 2,500 or above. Fight songs and alma maters are included for a majority of the institutions. This is the only reference to bring together this hard-to-find data in one volue.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780313262661
  • Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/22/1988
  • Pages: 392
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.88 (d)

Meet the Author

LINDA SPARKS is Associate Librarian at the University of Florida, Gainesville.

BRUCE EMERTON is Assistant Librarian at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.

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Table of Contents

Preface

Alabama

Alaska

Arizona

Arkansas

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

District of Columbia

Florida

Georgia

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maine

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Mississippi

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

North Dakota

Ohio

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

Utah

Vermont

Virginia

Washington

West Virginia

Wisconsin

Wyoming

Bibliography

Index: School Name

Index: School Colors

Index: School Mascot

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