Guide to the Records of The Class of 1937

Collection Title: Records of The Class of 1937
Dates: 1936-1992
Identification: 32/4/1
Creator: Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Class of 1937
Extent: 1 Boxes
Language of Materials: English
Abstract: These records contain materials concerning the 20th Reunion (1957), 25th (1962), 40th (1977), 50th (1987), and 55th (1992). The amounts of materials for each reunion vary considerably.
Acquisition Information: These Records were donated to the Northwestern University Archives by Mrs. Marjorie L. McKinney on February 4, 1994 as Accession #93-24.
Processing Information: William K. Beatty, March, 1994.
Separated Materials: None.
Conditions Governing Access: None.
Repository: Northwestern University Archives
Deering Library, Room 110
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston, IL, 60208-2300
URL: http://www.library.northwestern.edu/archives
Email: archives@northwestern.edu
Phone: 847-491-3354

Scope and Content

These records contain materials concerning the 20th Reunion (1957), 25th (1962), 40th (1977), 50th (1987), and 55th (1992). The amounts of materials for each reunion vary considerably.

For the 20th Reunion there are two invitations.

The 25th includes a brochure, class-wide mailing, alumni weekend schedule, and a registration notebook.

The 40th consists of a general letter of invitations, guest list, and several letters to and from the organizer, Marjorie Leach McKinney.

The bulk of the material concerns the 50th. This includes letters, lists, programs, minutes of meetings notes and forms.

The 55th includes a few letters.

The final two folders contain clippings (several with pictures) and a few programs and announcements.

Subjects

Corporate Name

Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Alumni and alumnae--Registers

Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Class of 1937

Subjects

Class reunions--Illinois--Evanston


Container List / Contents

  • 20th Reunion, 1957Box 1, Folder 1
  • 25th Reunion, 1962Box 1, Folder 2
  • 40th Reunion, 1977Box 1, Folder 3
  • 50th Reunion - Acceptance or Refusal Letters, 1986-1987Box 1, Folder 4
  • 50th Reunion - Half-Century Club Banquet, 1988Box 1, Folder 5
  • 50th Reunion - Planning, Committee Meetings, Reunion Gift, 1985-1987Box 1, Folder 6
  • 50th Reunion - Thank You Notes, 1986-1987Box 1, Folder 7
  • 55th Reunion, 1992Box 1, Folder 8
  • Clippings, 1961-1986Box 1, Folder 9
  • Programs, Announcements, and Souvenirs, 1936-1987Box 1, Folder 10