Guide to the Transportation Center Business Advisory Committee Records

Collection Title: Transportation Center Business Advisory Committee Records
Dates: 1954-1988
Identification: 24/2
Creator: Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Transportation Center. Business Advisory Committee
Extent: 2 Boxes
Language of Materials: English
Abstract: The purpose of the Transportation Center Business Advisory Committee is to advise the Transportation Center administration, faculty, and staff on education and research programs. The committee was established in 1956 and consists of more than sixty business leaders who are involved in transportation and distribution. The Business Advisory Committee is composed of three subcommittees: finance, education, and research. The bulk of the records consist of minutes documenting discussions held during the committee meetings. The minutes date from 1975 to 1988. The first folder in the series contains general materials relating to the Business Advisory Committee such as annual membership rosters, meeting agendas, and correspondence.
Acquisition Information: The records of the Transportation Center Business Advisory Committee were transferred to the University Archives by the Transportation Center Library on March 10, 1989 and accessioned as #89-40. Some of the minutes were transferred from the University Archives general files on March 13, 1989.
Processing Information: Processor: Tyler O. Walters, 13 March 1989.
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 Transportation Center Business Advisory Committee, filling two boxes, consists of minutes, agendas, membership rosters, and some correspondence. The Business Advisory Committee is composed of three subcommittees: finance, education, and research. The purpose of the committee is to advise the Transportation Center administration, faculty, and staff on education and research programs. The committee was established in 1956 and consists of more than sixty business leaders who are involved in transportation and distribution. The committee meets formally twice a year.

The bulk of the records consist of minutes documenting discussions held during the committee meetings. The minutes date from 1975 to 1988. The first folder in the series contains general materials relating to the Business Advisory Committee such as annual membership rosters, meeting agendas, and correspondence.

Arrangement of Materials

The files are arranged chronologically.

Subjects

Corporate Name

Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Transportation Center. Business Advisory Committee


Container List / Contents

  • Committee Meetings
    • Minutes, 1975, Jan. 16Box 1, Folder 2
    • Minutes, 1977, Dec. 20Box 1, Folder 3
    • Minutes, 1978, May 16Box 1, Folder 4
    • Minutes, 1978, Nov. 9Box 1, Folder 5
    • Minutes, 1979, July 25Box 1, Folder 6
    • Minutes, 1979, Nov. 8Box 1, Folder 7
    • Minutes, 1980, May 21Box 1, Folder 8
    • Minutes, 1980, Nov. 25Box 1, Folder 9
    • Minutes, 1981, May 6Box 1, Folder 10
    • Minutes, 1981, Nov. 12Box 1, Folder 11
    • Minutes, 1982, May 6Box 1, Folder 12
    • Minutes, 1982, Oct. 14Box 1, Folder 13
    • Minutes, 1983, May 4Box 2, Folder 1
    • Minutes, 1983, Oct. 25Box 2, Folder 2
    • Minutes, 1984, May 10Box 2, Folder 3
    • Minutes, 1984, Oct. 11Box 2, Folder 4
    • Minutes, 1985, May 2Box 2, Folder 5
    • Minutes, 1986, Nov. 13Box 2, Folder 6
    • Minutes, 1987, Nov. 12Box 2, Folder 7
    • Minutes, 1988, Nov. 3Box 2, Folder 8
    • MinutesBox 2, Folder 9
  • General Materials, 1954-1987Box 1, Folder 1