The University of Toledo Archives
Manuscript Collection


Finding Aid

Sam Snyder Scrapbook Collection, 1987


Size: .25 linear feet

Provenance: Dr. Sam Snyder, 6/5/2003

Access: Open

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Processing Note:

Condition: Fair

Copyright: The literary rights to this collection are assumed to rest with the person(s) responsible for the production of the particular items within the collection, or with their heirs or assigns.  Researchers bear full legal responsibility for the acquisition to publish from any part of said collection per Title 17, United States Code.  The Ward M. Canaday Center for Special Collections may reserve the right to intervene as intermediary at its own discretion.

Completed by: Savannah Xaver, February 19, 2016

Historical/Biographical Sketch

Dr. Sam R. Snyder, born June 22, 1932 in Sandusky OH, was a professor of Educational Theory and Social Foundations at the University of Toledo. Snyder was interested in the development of schools and compiled a comprehensive history of Scott High School in Toledo with Dr. David Tavel. In addition, and relevant to this collection, Snyder traveled to South Korea in 1987 to complete a year as an instructor. This faculty member exchange program was sponsored by the UT International Student Programs. Snyder held conferences at UT to discuss with parents what they should be looking for in a quality school. Dr. Snyder was passionate about the development of schools and the development of students within them.  

Scope and Content Note

Collection contains two scrapbooks documenting Dr. Sam Snyder’s stay in South Korea in 1987. Snyder taught in the country for one year. Included are newspaper clippings about events in South Korea, particularly events concerning university students. Also included is a folder of correspondence and other materials that were not bound in the scrapbooks.


Folder List



Item Description



Correspondence and Other Materials



Scrapbook 1



Scrapbook 2



Last Updated: 7/1/19