Roberta Shepard Bruns Papers, 1948 -- 1952


Title: Roberta Shepard Bruns Papers
Dates: 1948 -- 1952
Creator: Bruns, Roberta Shepard
Call Number: MS114
Size: 3.6 Cubic Feet
Language(s): English.  
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This collection contains scrapbooks from Roberta Shepard Bruns's years at Tufts.


This collection is not processed.


Biographical / Historical

Roberta Shepard Bruns was a student at the Jackson College for Women, Tufts College from 1948 to 1952. During her time at Tufts, she was a sister of Alpha Omicron Pi. She was also a member of the modern dance group and the Jackson archery team.

Roberta Shepard married classmate Alan Bruns, whom she met during freshmen orientation at their advisor's meeting. In 2002 the Bruns served as co-chairs of their 50th reunion. They participate in the Centennial Class Coordinating Committee (C4), which plans reunions, publishes a bi-annual newsletter for their class, and meets back at campus twice a year. In 1997 the committee established the centennial scholarship for exceptional students.

Access and Use

Access Restrictions

This collection contains some restricted material. Restrictions related to specific material are listed in the detailed contents list.

Use Restrictions

Some material in this collection may be protected by copyright and other rights. Please see "Reproductions and Use" on the Digital Collections and Archives website for more information about reproductions and permission to publish. No documentation is available regarding the intellectual property rights in this collection.

Collection History

Processing Notes

This collection is minimally processed.

Subjects and Genre Terms
  • College sorority members
  • Alumni collections
  • Jackson College for Women (Tufts University)

Series Description

  1. Roberta Shepard Bruns papers, 1948 -- 1952