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SPURS Honorary Society Records

Identifier: UNMA-048

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of three boxes and is organized by type of material, with scrapbooks boxed separately from documents. Box 1 contains documents arranged in alphabetical order with Boxes 2 and 3 containing scrapbooks.


  • 1970-1996

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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Copy Restrictions

Limited duplication of CSWR material is allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for compliance with all copyright, privacy, and libel laws. Permission is required for publication or distribution.

Historical Note

SPURS was an honorary service organization made up of sophomores. Membership was obtained through letter of appeal, resume and form with fee. The organization was part of a national organization, split into 11 regions. The organization raised funds for charities and offered labor in a spirit of community connection and service.


2 Cubic Feet (3 boxes)


SPURS was an honorary sophomore service organization at UNM from 1988 to 1996. The collection contains correspondence, photos, scrapbooks and objects.
Finding Aid of the SPURS Honorary Society Records, 1970-1996
Steve Maness
© 2017
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Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • Monday, 20210524: Attribute normal is missing or blank.

Repository Details

Part of the UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections Repository

University of New Mexico Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections
University Libraries, MSC05 3020
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131