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Doberman pinscher

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:

1. Club Administration and Governance, 1934-2005

Scope and Contents Note Club Administration and Governance materials include records related to the administration of the DPCA by its Board of Directors, Officers, and committees. These records include minutes of various club meetings, committee reports, and related correspondence; the club secretary's files, including correspondence, Board of Directors voting results, breed standard, and club formation documents; club officer and committee files detailing matters of interest to the club, including Treasurer's...
Dates: 1934-2005

2. Chapter Clubs, 1960-2005

Scope and Contents The Chapter Clubs series contains files kept by the DPCA regarding the various DPCA-member Doberman Pinscher Chapter Clubs around the country and their activities and communications with DPCA. Substantive correspondence, bids and agreements to host the annual DPCA National Convention and Specialty, show reports, applications for DPCA Chapter Club status and renewal, constitutions and bylaws, Club histories, rosters, and annual lists of officers and members are retained in these...
Dates: 1960-2005

4. Aptitude Tests, 1976-2015

Scope and Contents This series includes documentation of Register of Merit (ROM) evaluations and awards and Working Aptitude Evaluations (WAE) and certificates (WAC). The Register of Merit Award and Working Aptitude Evaluation Program has, as its fundamental purpose, the recognition of Dobermans having those natural qualities of beauty and functional utility that make the breed what it was intended to be. In order to earn a Working Aptitude Certificate, a Doberman must demonstrate the characteristics...
Dates: 1976-2015

5. Publications, c. 1905-2009

Scope and Contents

The Publications series includes books, periodicals, and newsletters on Doberman Pinschers, as well as a variety of brochures published by the DPCA including breed standards. Popular breed periodicals are included, such as the Club's main publication,

Dates: c. 1905-2009

6. Scrapbooks, videos, photographs and clippings, c. 1900-2010

Scope and Contents This series includes scrapbooks, photographs, videos, and clippings about notable Doberman Pinschers and people involved in breeding, showing, handling, training, and owning them. These materials were compiled by DPCA and its members.A sizeable collection of Doberman Pinscher photographs and image clippings were sorted by an unknown person alphabetically by the dog's name, although there are also miscellaneous and unsorted files. This is a good place to look for images of a...
Dates: c. 1900-2010

7. Special collections, c. 1920-2010

Scope and Contents

These special collections consist of items that were kept together by DPCA and related to a particular subject, notable person, or Doberman Pinscher. Most collections are titled after the persons that created or are the subject of the materials, although some are titled for a specific Doberman Pinscher that is the subject of the collection. The German collection contains German-language materials and a scrapbook of two Dobermans imported from Germany.

Dates: c. 1920-2010

8. Educational videos and records, 1934-2010, bulk: 1985-1994

Scope and Contents Educational Materials consists mainly of videos created in the late 1980s to mid 1990s of seminars and interviews conducted by the Club. Seminar topics range from judging, stud dogs, diseases, and movement, while interviewees include Doberman handlers, breeders, and judges. Also included are charts, correspondence, and posters on Doberman anatomy, color inheritance, and breed standards. In 2003, various educational materials were compiled on CD to create a comprehensive resource for club...
Dates: 1934-2010; Majority of material found within 1985-1994

9. Realia and Art, 1887-2005

Scope and Contents

Realia and Art includes a variety of three dimensional items representing and honoring Doberman Pinschers. There are several statues and book plates, club posters, pins, medallions, and works of art in sculpture and watercolors. Items of particular interest include a set of ear clamps from around 1980, and a print depicting the dog market in Apolda, Germany, where Doberman Pinschers originated.

Dates: 1887-2005

10. Pedigrees, 1943-1996

Scope and Contents

This series contains numerous pedigrees for Doberman Pinschers. In addition, there are compilations of breeding dams and sires, breed studies with some pedigree information, and the Phillips Rating System records for Doberman Pinschers.

Dates: 1943-1996

3.1 National Specialty Show and planning records, 1959-2016

Scope and Contents These files consist of records created in the planning and execution of the DPCA's annual National Specialty shows. Planning documents may relate to show judge selection and balloting, expenses, promotional materials, awards, and other show logistics. Guest registers signed by DPCA members attending the show are included for most years. Registers may include guest's name, home address, chapter club affiliation, hotel room number, date of arrival, and whether the guest is a DPCA member. Also...
Dates: 1959-2016