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Contrast Magazine

 Collection — Container: Magazines
Identifier: RG7-Series 3-Sub 1-ss-3-RG731-3

Scope and Contents

Student literary and art magazine 1957-present.


  • Created: 1957-2013
  • Other: Date acquired: 05/25/2010


Conditions Governing Use

McDaniel College makes no representation that it is the owner of any copyright or other literary property in the materials contained in its archives and special collections, (b) that in providing access to or permitting the reproduction of any such materials, McDaniel Archives does not assume any responsibility for obtaining or granting any permission to publish or use the same, and (c) that the responsibility (i) for determining the nature of any rights, and the ownership or interest therein, and for obtaining the appropriate permissions to publish or use and (ii) for determining the nature of any liabilities (including liabilities for defamation and invasion of privacy or publicity) that may arise from any publication or use, rest entirely with the researcher. 

Biographical or Historical Information

"Contrast" originated in 1957 by a group of students who sought an outlet for their creative activity.  It includes both literary and art work by students and faculty. The magazine  was published one or more times each academic year until 1993.  After 1993  "Contrast" was not issued for three years and after 2000 there were years it was again  not issued.  The magazine did not use a volume or issue numbers after May of 1987.

Note written by Barbara O'Brien


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Source of Acquisition

College Activities

Method of Acquisition

Transfers to Archives from Dr. Kathy Mangan, magazine advisor.

Accruals and Additions

Contrast magazines are transferred to Archives at the end of the spring semester each year after the magazine is published.  Transfers of the magazine may occur at the end of the fall semester if one was published.


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Repository Details

Part of the McDaniel College Repository