Frances and William C. Ray slides

Guide to the Frances and William C. Ray slides and publications

Collection number: HMC-0205.
Ray, Frances.
Ray, William C.
Title: Frances and William C. Ray slides and publications.
Dates: 1955-1956.
Volume of collection: 0.02 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials in English.
Collection summary: Materials related to the early years of Anchorage Community College.

Biographical note:
Frances Ray served as the first Registrar of Anchorage Community College. She served in that position from 1954 to 1957 and also taught a typing course.

Collection description:
The collection consists of color slides of the first Anchorage Community College Commencement with a list identifying the individuals on each slide, negatives of each slide, and 35mm contact negatives of four of the slides. In addition, there is a copy of the Winter 1955 edition of Alaska Quarterly containing an article concerning Anchorage Community College.

Arrangement: The slides are in numerical order as arranged by the Rays.

Digitized copies: Eighteen images from the collection have been digitized and placed online in the Alaska’s Digital Archives. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Rights note: Copyright to the slides is held by Archives & Special Collections.

Preferred citation: Frances and William C. Ray slides and publications, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Acquisition note: This collection was originally given to Archives in 1984.  The Rays signed a deed of gift in 1987.

Processing information: This collection was described by prior to 1990.

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