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Duke, Samuel Page, 1885-1955



  • Existence: 1885 - 1955

Biographical Note

Second president of James Madison University, serving from 1919 to 1949.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Dining services at JMU oral histories

Identifier: SdArch 36

Dining Services at JMU Oral Histories, 2004, is comprised audio recordings, transcripts, and research notes related to seven interviews conducted by Danielle Torisky with individuals regarding their experiences with dining services at James Madison University.

Dates: 2004

Madison College sick lists and class absence reports

Identifier: UA 0055

The Madison College Sick Lists and Class Absence Reports, 1945-1946 consist of lists of students, their respective diagnoses, and admittance and discharge dates from the college infirmary. Absence reports document individuals' requests to temporarily or permanently withdraw from the college.

Dates: 1945 - 1946

Samuel P. Duke Papers

Identifier: UA 0014

The Samuel P. Duke Papers, 1921-1971, comprise correspondence from, to, and concerning Madison College president Samuel P. Duke, as well as meeting minutes of the Executive Committee that served the college in his absence due to illness. Many documents relate to the change from the State Normal School for Women to the State Teachers College, and eventually, the change to Madison College.

Dates: 1921-1971

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