This blog is created by the staff and a team of student workers and interns at University Archives, Department of Special Collections, to highlight the unit's ongoing projects and programs.
University Archives supports scholarship in many academic fields by preserving and providing access to over 300 unique collections that chronicle the history of Washington University from 1853 to today, as well as related St. Louis history and architectural topics. The collections contain a wealth of primary sources and other historical materials that include manuscripts, photographic prints and negatives, books, film, sound recordings, microfilm, architectural plans, and artifacts.
University Archives is part of the Washington University Library System, and is located on the West Campus of Washington University in St. Louis.
Regular contributors to Bears Repeating:
Sonya Rooney, University Archivist
Miranda Rectenwald, Archives Assistant
Bill Holden, Special Projects Library - Special Collections
Jennifer Kirmer, Digital Archivist
Page design inspired by: Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C.