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James A. Athy Scrapbook Collection

 Collection — Box: SC013-ATHY-001
Identifier: SC013-ATHY

Scope and Contents

This collection contains one small scrapbook of a trip to the Alaska-Yukon-Seattle Exposition kept by James A. Athy during the summer of 1909. The volume contains newspaper clippings and other ephemera of the excursion. Additionally, there are photographs of the Exposition and ephemera, which is believed to have been a part of the original scrapbook.


  • 1909


Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Conditions Governing Use

Materials believed to be under copyright or other restrictions are available for limited noncommercial, educational and personal use only, or for fair use as defined by United States copyright law and with proper citation. Please note that the College of the Holy Cross may not hold the rights to all items in this collection. Users assume responsibility for identifying all copyright holders and for determining whether permission is needed to make any use of the content. For permission under rights held by the College, please contact

Biographical Note

James A. Athy was a member of the Worcester Board of Trade party attending the Alaska-Yukon-Seattle Exposition.


.23 Cubic Feet (1 half document box)

Language of Materials


Acquisition Note

This scrapbook was found in the Library stacks on February 13, 1953. Eventually, it was transferred to the Archives and Distinctive Collections.

Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
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Edition statement
Revised January 2022

Repository Details

Part of the Distinctive Collections Repository

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