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Camp Quinibeck Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-231

Scope and Contents

The Camp Quinibeck Papers contain activity records and business records of Camp Quinibeck on Lake Fairlee, VT. The activity records contain descriptions of activities, counselor reports, manual, photographs, song books, and logs of camper memories in the form of poems. There are also 4 reels of film. The business records contain financial papers, employment records, and camper records. There are also blueprints of the layout of the grounds.

Dates

  • 1914 - 1970

Creator

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Manuscripts.

Biographical / Historical

Camp Quinibeck was a summer camp on Lake Fairlee in Ely, Vermont during the 20th century. It was divided into the Junior Camp for girls ages 7-13 and the Senior Camp for girls ages 13-22. Activities provided included water sports, land sports, horseback riding, crafts, and music.

Extent

8.09 Linear Feet (6 cartons, 3 boxes, 1 oversize folder)

Abstract

The Camp Quinibeck Papers contain records of Camp Quinibeck, a girls' camp on Lake Fairlee in Ely, Vermont. Records include financial, personnel, and camper records as well as reports on camper and counselor activities.

Location

Library Research Annex; contact uvmsc@uvm.edu for access.

Processing Information

Two spellings appear: "Quinibeck" and "Quinnibec." Quinibeck is correct.
Title
Guide to the Camp Quinibeck Papers
Status
Completed
Date
2013-01-25
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Vermont Libraries, Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Silver Special Collections Library
48 University Place, Room B201
Burlington Vermont 05405 U.S.A. US
(802) 656-2138
(802) 656-4038 (Fax)