Guide to the Harriet Cain Reisser (1921- ) Papers

Collection Title: Harriet Cain Reisser (1921- ) Papers
Dates: 1937-1941
Identification: 31/6/29
Creator: Reisser, Harriet Cain, 1921 -2003
Extent: 2 Boxes
Language of Materials: English
Abstract: The series consists of Reisser's Northwestern University course and lecture notes which date between 1937 and 1941. Filling two boxes, the notes are arranged according to the name of the academic department in which they were offered and then by course number. School of Speech course notes are filed together in Box 2 of the series. Numerous course syllabi and copies of Reisser's essays and examinations are included with the notes.
Acquisition Information: Harriet Cain Reisser donated these papers to the University Archives on August 4, 1978 (Accession #78-36).
Processing Information: Margaret Faverty; November 22, 1988.
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

Biographical/Historical Information

Harriet Gertrude Cain Reisser was born in Chicago on September 15, 1921. She attended the Chicago public schools and graduated from Sullivan High School in June, 1937. Between 1937 and 1939 Reisser was a student in Northwestern University's College of Liberal Arts. She transferred to the University's School of Speech and in 1941 Northwestern awarded her a bachelor of science degree with distinction.

Scope and Content

The series consists of Reisser's Northwestern University course and lecture notes which date between 1937 and 1941. School of Speech course notes are filed together in Box 2 of the series. Numerous course syllabi and copies of Reisser's essays and examinations are included with the notes.

Arrangement of Materials

The notes are arranged according to the name of the academic department in which they were offered and then by course number.

Subjects

Corporate Name

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

Personal Name

Reisser, Harriet Cain, 1921-2003--Archives

Subjects

Speech--Study and teaching


Container List / Contents

  • Biographical Materials, 1978Box 1, Folder 1
  • Correlation A1, 1937-1938Box 1, Folder 2
  • Education B1, 1937Box 1, Folder 3
  • Education B2, 1940Box 1, Folder 4
  • English A, 1937-1938Box 1, Folder 5
  • English B6, 1938-1939Box 1, Folder 6
  • English C22, 1939Box 1, Folder 7
  • English C22, 1940Box 1, Folder 8
  • German B2, 1938-1939Box 1, Folder 9
  • Hygiene A3, 1937-1938Box 1, Folder 10
  • Psychology A, 1938-1939Box 1, Folder 11
  • Psychology B10, 1939-1940Box 1, Folder 12
  • Zoology A, 1937-1938Box 1, Folder 13
  • Zoology A, 1938Box 1, Folder 14
  • Zoology A, 1937-1938Box 1, Folder 15
  • Speech A2, 1939Box 2, Folder 1
  • Speech A3, 1939Box 2, Folder 2
  • Speech A4S, 1939Box 2, Folder 3
  • Speech B4, 1939-1940Box 2, Folder 4
  • Speech B6, 1939-1940Box 2, Folder 5
  • Speech C6, 1940-1941Box 2, Folder 6
  • Speech C7, 1940-1941Box 2, Folder 7
  • Speech C9, n.dBox 2, Folder 8
  • Speech C11, 1941Box 2, Folder 9
  • Speech D10, 1941Box 2, Folder 10