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The Jumbo Yearbook Records

Call Number: UA065

Scope and Contents

This collection contains original photographs used in the annual production of the Jumbo Book. For some years there are senior portraits only, and for others there are candid shots as well. It also includes a special centennial edition.


  • Creation: 1952 -- 2005
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 2001 -- 2005


Language of Materials



This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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.

Biographical / Historical

The Jumbo is the yearbook of the undergraduate colleges of Tufts University. It has been published annually since 1916, though the the title "The Jumbo" was first used for the 1917 edition. Over the years it has been known alternately as the Jumbo Book or simply Jumbo. In later years the yearbooks are often untitled.


2.7 Linear Feet (6 boxes)

1 Volumes

52 Digital Object(s)


This collection organized into four series: Senior portraits; Senior portraits and candid photographs; Special publications; and Senior candid photographs.

Related Materials

UP024, The Jumbo, DCA

Processing status

This collection is processed.

Repository Details

Part of the Tufts Archival Research Center Repository

35 Professors Row
Tisch Library Building
Tufts University
Medford Massachusetts 02155 United States