The Elon Reporter and The Bulletin of Elon Newsletter Publication
This collection includes many years of the publication/newsletter known as the Elon Reporter, The Reporter, and sometimes has the title The Bulletin of Elon College attached to it as well. The collection is arranged chronologically.
- 1962 - 1974
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
The nature of the Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research of otherwise should be fully credited with the source.
Biographical / Historical
January 1962 of the Elon Reporter, The Bulletin of Elon College was the first publication in a series of bulletins that were distributed to the Elon community. As stated by Elon's president at the time, Dr. James Earl Danieley, "This is the first in a series of bulletins to be known as the 'Elon Reporter.' The purpose of this publication is to communicate with the parents of our students and others who have expressed a definite interest in Elon." In this collection, the title Elon Reporter, The Bulletin of Elon College existed from January 1962-March 1964. Beginning in January 1966, the title changed to Bulletin of Elon College, and lasted until December 1971. The publications title changed again in March 1972 to The Reporter, Bulletin of Elon College, and the last issue of this title we have in the collection is April 1974. The Reporter included articles that were of interest to the friends and community of Elon College. The newsletters in this publication include a wealth of information relating to Elon including (but not limited to), events on campus, honor societies, buildings and campus spaces, faculty notes, fundraising initiatives, student clubs and organizations, etc. It is unknown when the publication officially ceased to exist, but the last issue in this collection is April 1974.
0.5 Linear Feet (1 archival box)
Language of Materials
The collection is arranged chronologically.
The collection is located in the Carol Grotnes Belk Library Archives and Special Collections at Elon University. Please contact the Archivist and Special Collections Librarian for further details about the location.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Unknown. Materials collected and assembled over many years to form collection.
Processed by Katie Nash, February, 2012
- Encoded by Katie Nash, March, 2012
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