Guide to the School of Speech Faculty Minutes

Collection Title: School of Speech Faculty Minutes
Dates: 1892-1968
Identification: 20/19
Creator: Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Speech
Extent: 2 Boxes
Language of Materials: English
Abstract: The minutes of the meetings of the faculty of the School of Speech document the development of policy and other administrative matters of the School from its inception in 1892 through 1968. Among various matters recorded in the minutes are the adoption of new or revised rules and degree requirements, curricular changes, committee appointments, reports of committees, recommendations for student awards and honors and for promotion and graduation of students, and student petitions.
Acquisition Information: Roy Wood, Dean of the School of Speech, transferred these Records to the Archives on October 27, 1978 (Accession Number 78-84).
Processing Information: Kevin Leonard; July, 1980.
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 minutes of the meetings of the faculty of the School of Speech document the development of policy and other administrative matters of the School from its inception in 1892 through 1968. Among various matters recorded in the minutes are the adoption of new or revised rules and degree requirements, curricular changes, committee appointments, reports of committees, recommendations for student awards and honors and for promotion and graduation of students, and student petitions.

Arrangement of Materials

The minutes are arranged in four bound volumes (one each for the years 1892-1901, 1901-1913, 1913-1927, and 1927-1934) and five folders covering the years 1934-1968. Entries in the first two volumes are handwritten. Beginning in 1913 all minutes are in typewritten form.

Subjects

Corporate Name

Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Speech

Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Speech--Faculty

Subjects

Oratory--Study and teaching


Container List / Contents

  • Minutes (Bound Volume), 1892-1901Box 1, Folder 1
  • Minutes (Bound Volume), 1901-1913Box 1, Folder 2
  • Minutes (Bound Volume), 1913-1927Box 1, Folder 3
  • Minutes (Bound Volume), 1927-1934Box 1, Folder 4
  • Minutes, 1934-1940Box 1, Folder 5
  • Minutes, 1941-1944Box 2, Folder 1
  • Minutes, 1944-1956Box 2, Folder 2
  • Minutes, 1956-1964Box 2, Folder 3
  • Minutes, 1965-1968Box 2, Folder 4