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Contribute to the Drake Collections

The purpose of the Drake Heritage Collections is to collect, digitize, and preserve important stories of Drake University’s over 135-year history.

Primary sources — photographs, memorabilia, papers, letters, documents, records, letters, journals — all are candidates for the Drake Collections.

Please contact us if you have items of interest you would like considered for inclusion in the Collections or simply would just like to know more about the history and traditions of Drake University.

Claudia Frazer
Director, University Archives & Special Collections and Professor of Librarianship
Cowles Library – Drake University
2507 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311

(515) 271-3776