Guide to the Records of the School of Law Alumni Association

Collection Title: Records of the School of Law Alumni Association
Dates: 1953-1971
Identification: 17/19
Creator: Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Law. Alumni Association
Extent: 13 Boxes
Language of Materials: English
Abstract: The records of the School of Law Alumni Association contain both records of the Law Alumni Association and records of the Law Alumni Fund.
Acquisition Information: The Northwestern University School of Law transferred these records to the University Archives on May 5, 1998 as Accession #98-111.
Processing Information: Alex Srauss, May/June 1998.
Separated Materials: Three linear feet of duplicate materials were discarded as was one linear foot of daily alumni gift reports.
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

The records of the School of Law Alumni Association are arranged in two subseries: records of the Law Alumni Association and records of the Law Alumni Fund.

The Law Alumni Association records dates between 1953 and 1971 and include bylaws, meeting minutes, correspondence and topical files. The bulk of the records consists of subject files, mainly relating to alumni luncheons and dinners and class reunions.

The Law Alumni Fund records are divided into general correspondence and subject files. The correspondence is arranged chronologically while subject files are arranged alphabetically by folder title. The correspondence, spanning the years 1961 to 1971, generally concern fund raising efforts targeted at alumni. The bulk of the records consists of subject files, mainly relating to mailings to various alumni classes and reports on non-alumni gifts.

Subjects

Corporate Name

Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Law--Alumni and alumnae

Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Law. Alumni Association

Subjects

Educational fund raising--Illinois--Chicago


Container List / Contents

  • Law Alumni Association
    • Correspondence
      • Bylaws, 1966Box 1, Folder 1
      • Correspondence, Board of Directors meetings, 1953-1969Box 1, Folder 2
      • Correspondence, general, 1963-1965Box 1, Folder 3
      • Correspondence, general, 1966-1971Box 1, Folder 4
      • Correspondence, officers and directors, 1960-1964Box 1, Folder 5
      • Correspondence, officers and directors, 1964Box 1, Folder 6
      • Correspondence, officers and directors, 1965-1966Box 1, Folder 7
      • Correspondence, officers and directors, 1967-1971Box 1, Folder 8
    • Topical Files
      • Alumni dinner, correspondence, and memos, 1958Box 2, Folder 1
      • Alumni dinner, correspondence, invitations, seating arrangements, 1961-1962Box 2, Folder 2
      • Alumni dinner, correspondence, 1963Box 2, Folder 3
      • Alumni dinner, invitations, guest lists, seating arrangement, 1963Box 2, Folder 4
      • Alumni dinner, correspondence, press invitations, guest lists, 1964Box 2, Folder 5
      • Alumni dinner, correspondence, invitations, seating arrangements, 1965Box 2, Folder 6
      • Alumni directory, correspondence, 1962-1964Box 2, Folder 7
      • Alumni-faculty luncheon, invitation, 1958Box 2, Folder 8
      • Alumni-faculty luncheon, correspondence, invitations, 1961Box 2, Folder 9
      • Alumni-faculty luncheon, invitations, 1962Box 2, Folder 10
      • Alumni-faculty luncheon, seating arrangements, 1962Box 3, Folder 1
      • Alumni-faculty luncheon, correspondence, memos, 1962Box 3, Folder 2
      • Alumni-faculty luncheon, correspondence, memos, 1963Box 3, Folder 3
      • Alumni-faculty luncheon, correspondence with certificate recipients, 1963Box 3, Folder 4
      • Alumni-faculty luncheon, correspondence, memos, invitations, 1964Box 3, Folder 5
      • Alumni-faculty luncheon, correspondence, 1965Box 3, Folder 6
      • Alumni-faculty luncheon, correspondence, 1966-1970Box 3, Folder 7
      • American Bar Association, general, 1963-1964Box 3, Folder 8
      • American Bar Association, annual alumni luncheon, correspondence, 1959-1961Box 4, Folder 1
      • American Bar Association, annual alumni luncheon, correspondence, 1961-1963Box 4, Folder 2
      • American Bar Association, annual alumni luncheon, correspondence, 1965-1971Box 4, Folder 3
      • Annual award dinner, correspondence, 1965-1971Box 4, Folder 4
      • California Bar Association, annual alumni luncheon, 1959-1964Box 4, Folder 5
      • California Bar Association, annual alumni luncheon, 1965-1971Box 4, Folder 6
      • Fiftieth anniversary certificates, 1960-1967Box 4, Folder 7
      • Florida Bar Association luncheon, 1967Box 4, Folder 8
      • Geographical districts of members, 1962-1965Box 4, Folder 9
      • Illinois State Bar Association, alumni lunch, 1960-1963Box 4, Folder 10
      • Illinois State Bar Association, alumni lunch, 1964-1965Box 5, Folder 1
      • Los Angeles Alumni Association, 1963Box 5, Folder 2
      • Lost alumni, correspondence, 1963-1965Box 5, Folder 3
      • Membership Cards, 1960-1962Box 5, Folder 4
      • Reunion, 1953-1962Box 5, Folder 5
      • Reunion, 1963Box 5, Folder 6
      • Reunion, 1964Box 5, Folder 7
      • Reunion, 1965Box 5, Folder 8
      • Reunion, 1966-1970Box 5, Folder 9
      • Reunion, 1968-1971Box 5, Folder 10
      • Rosters of alumni in the New York area, 1965Box 5, Folder 11
      • Rosters of officers and directors, 1958-1973Box 5, Folder 12
      • Washington, D.C. alumni, correspondence, 1959-1963Box 6, Folder 1
      • Washington, D.C. alumni, correspondence, 1963-1971Box 6, Folder 2
  • Law Alumni Fund
    • General Correspondence
      • Correspondence, general, 1961-1962Box 6, Folder 3
      • Correspondence, general, 1963Box 6, Folder 4
      • Correspondence, general, 1964Box 6, Folder 5
      • Correspondence, general, 1964Box 6, Folder 6
      • Correspondence, general, 1964Box 6, Folder 7
      • Correspondence, general, 1965Box 6, Folder 8
      • Correspondence, general, 1965Box 6, Folder 9
      • Correspondence, general, 1966Box 6, Folder 10
      • Correspondence, general, 1967-1969Box 7, Folder 1
      • Correspondence, general, 1969-1971Box 7, Folder 2
    • Subject Correspondence
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1961-1962Box 7, Folder 3
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1963Box 7, Folder 4
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1963Box 7, Folder 5
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1964Box 7, Folder 6
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1964Box 7, Folder 7
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1965Box 8, Folder 1
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1966Box 8, Folder 2
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1966-1967Box 8, Folder 3
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1967-1968Box 8, Folder 4
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1968-1969Box 8, Folder 5
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1969-1970Box 8, Folder 6
      • Correspondence, class representatives, 1970-1971Box 8, Folder 7
    • Topical Files
      • Classes of 1907-1928, 1966-1970Box 9, Folder 1
      • Classes of 1929-1939, 1966-1970Box 9, Folder 2
      • Classes of 1940-1951, 1966-1970Box 9, Folder 3
      • Classes of 1952-1970, 1966-1970Box 9, Folder 4
      • Class representatives, mailings, 1956-1962Box 9, Folder 5
      • Class representatives, rosters, 1961-1965Box 9, Folder 6
      • Contribution procedures, 1965-1970Box 9, Folder 7
      • Contribution totals, 1969-1970Box 9, Folder 8
      • Contribution totals, 1970-1971Box 9, Folder 9
      • Development department, correspondence, 1967-1970Box 9, Folder 10
      • Development department, correspondence, 1970-1971Box 9, Folder 11
      • Gift reports, records, 1967-1968Box 10, Folder 1
      • Letters to alumni, 1961-1962Box 10, Folder 2
      • Matching grants, 1963-1967Box 10, Folder 3
      • Matching grants, 1968-1970Box 10, Folder 4
      • Newsletters, c. 1969Box 10, Folder 5
      • Non-alumni gifts, 1963-1964Box 10, Folder 6
      • Non-alumni gifts, 1964-1965Box 10, Folder 7
      • Non-alumni gifts, 1965-1967Box 10, Folder 8
      • Non-alumni gifts, 1967-1968Box 11, Folder 1
      • Non-alumni gifts, 1969-1971Box 11, Folder 2
      • Report on the development program of Northwestern University School of Law, 1962Box 11, Folder 3
      • Report, alumni giftsBox 11, Folder 4
          Scope and Contents: 1956-1957
      • Report, alumni gifts, 1957-1958Box 11, Folder 5
      • Report, alumni gifts, 1962-1966Box 11, Folder 6
      • Report, non-alumni gifts, 1967-1968Box 11, Folder 7
      • Report, non-alumni gifts, 1967-1968Box 11, Folder 8
      • Report, non-alumni gifts, 1968-1969Box 12, Folder 1
      • Report, non-alumni gifts, 1968-1969Box 12, Folder 2
      • Report, non-alumni gifts, 1969-1970Box 12, Folder 3
      • Report, non-alumni gifts, 1969-1970Box 12, Folder 4
      • Report, non-alumni gifts, 1970-1971Box 12, Folder 5
      • Report, non-alumni gifts, 1970-1971Box 12, Folder 6
      • Report, total contributions, 1964-1969Box 13, Folder 1
      • Requisitions, 1967-1971Box 13, Folder 2
      • Vice-Chairman, monthly reports, correspondence, 1962-1964Box 13, Folder 3