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Fred T. Jordan Scapbook and Memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1417

Scope and Contents

Includes a scrapbook, photographs, memorabilia, etc. maintained by Fred T. Jordan while a student at the University of Maine, 1918-1922. The scrapbook contains signatures and comments of class members, programs of campus events, and photographs of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon house and members, the university football team, etc. Also includes a scrapbook of Avis Strout Jordan, a member of the class of 1923 at the University of Maine. This volume includes photographs of the football team, members of the Phi Mu Fraternity, campus scenes, etc.

Dates

  • 1918-1922

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Fred T. Jordan, a member of the class of 1922 at the University of Maine, was born in Kingfield, Maine, on Nov. 8, 1898, the son of J. Willis and Jennie Thompson Jordan. While at the university he majored in economics, was a member of the football team and of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. He joined the Travelers Insurance Co. in 1928 and in 1939 became the manager of the Portland, Maine, office of the Union Mutual Life Insurance Co. He was married to Avis M. Strout Jordan, a member of the class of 1923 at the university. Fred Jordan died Oct. 18, 1975; Avis Jordan died March 30, 1977.

Extent

2 Volumes

2 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Richard T. Jordan, Plymouth, Fl. in August 2006.

Title
Guide to the Fred T. Jordan Scapbook and Memorabilia
Status
In Progress
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library University Archives Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686