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Elon Deeds and Contracts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA072

Abstract

This collection contains items such as deeds, indentures, legal agreements, contracts, and certificates that relate in some manner to Elon University. Many of the documents included in the collection pertain to land surrounding Elon University that was purchased or donated to the institution. Additionally, many of the documents reflect agreements between individuals and Elon University, banks and Elon University, and businesses and Elon University. The collection is arranged first chronologically, then alphabetically by type of material, then alphabetically by name or subject associated with the contents of each folder. Please refer to the section below titled "Detailed Description of Collection" to view more details about what is included in the collection.

Dates

  • 1889 - 1982

Conditions Governing Access

Some restrictions may apply to collection. Please consult the Archives and Special Collections staff for restriction information.

Conditions Governing Use

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.

Extent

0.80 Linear Feet (2 archival boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

The collection is arranged first chronologically, then alphabetically by type of material, then alphabetically by name or subject associated with the contents of each folder.

Physical Location

The collection is located in the Carol Grotnes Belk Library Archives and Special Collections at Elon University. Please contact the Archives and Special Collections staff for further details about the location.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Unknown. Materials collected and assembled over many years to form collection.

Related Materials

There are no related materials to this collection at this time.

Processing Information

Processed by Katie Nash, November, 2011
Author
Encoded by Katie Nash, December, 2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Belk Library Archives & Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Belk Library, Room 204
Campus Box 2550
Elon U.S.A. - North Carolina 27244