~ Vintage 1925 CARNEGIE TECH College STUDENT HANDBOOK ~For the Carnegie Institute of Technology memorabilia collector and historian, offered is an original handbook for the 1925-26 school year. This 176-page book contains all you'd expect with information about the school, its programs and clubs & organizations, rules and regs, separate sections for men and women, university songs and yells, several photos, and ads interspersed for local businesses. Specialized information includes quite a bit about the Y.M.C.A. activities, sororities, sports & past sports records, directory of alumni clans, as well as unused memo and diary space, and a campus map.
CONDITION & DESCRIPTON: 4 5/8" x 2 3/4", black fabric cover on flexible board. The pages are extremely clean, and have no rips, marks, stains, writing, age-toning, creases or folds, specks, etc. The black cover is worn from storage and has rubbing & fraying at edge w spine meets from cover, as well as rubbing at perimeter upper edge. As to the interior, t is a small spot on first page in. This book has no old paper smell or mustiness and comes from a smoke-free home on my watch. You'll be well-pleased with the overall condition.
This is a good one, a fascinating read and useful reference for anyone interested in early 20th century Carnegie Tech history! ... read more