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Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Students

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Found in 123 Collections and/or Records:

Richard Abrahams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/112
Abstract

Swimmer Richard Abrahams set more than ten world records and more than twenty American records for Masters swimming. The 1966 Northwestern graduate is a Big Ten Champion, NCAA All-American, and an inductee to the International Masters Swimming Hall of Fame.

Dates: 1964-2007; Other: Date acquired: 04/01/2012

Karl Abt (1923-2008) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/30
Abstract Karl Abt graduated from Northwestern University in 1948 with a B.S. in Business Administration (concentration in business management/personnel). While at Northwestern, Abt was active in the Northwestern University Band, playing clarinet and bass clarinet, the Christian Youth League, and was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity. The Karl Abt Papers, filling four boxes, consists of materials from the courses Abt attended. Course syllabi, class notes, tests, and a few short reading assignments...
Dates: 1941-1949

Alumni Biographical Files Student Grade Record Cards

 Collection
Identifier: 51/15
Abstract

This series is composed of 9"x11” cards which record students' academic history during their stay at Northwestern. Each card records an individual student's name, degree (if attained), year of graduation, home address, parents' name, religous affiliation, birth date, school previously attended, and date of admission to Northwestern.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found within 1910 - 1927

Alumni Graduation Record Card Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 51/18
Abstract

This collection consists of index cards that document the credits, majors, courses taken, and graduation dates of alumni, spanning 1923 through 1958.

Dates: 1923-1936, 1949-1958

Northwestern University Anti-CIA Protest photographs, 1988-1989

 Collection
Identifier: 75/31/34
Abstract

This collection includes 49 images from a student-led protest of the Central Intelligence Agency’s (CIA) recruitment on campus on November 14, 1988. Multiple student organizations vehemently opposed the CIA’s presence on campus and started calling for action and/or protests. This collection also includes a small selection of articles from the Daily Northwestern describing the incident.

Dates: 1988-1989

Frank L. Baker (1909-1985) Scrapbook

 Collection — Volume 1
Identifier: 31/6/53
Abstract

The Frank Baker scrapbook in large part features newspaper clippings documenting Baker's athletic career in several secondary schools and at Northwestern University.

Dates: approximately 1924 - 1933

Alfred E. (Alf) Bauman (1920-1979) Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/48
Abstract

The series consists of one oversize scrapbook documenting Bauman's career as a collegiate football player at Northwestern University.

Dates: 1939-1941

James L. Bixby Photographic Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 75/7
Abstract James L. Bixby was a member of Northwestern's class of 1943, though he did not complete the requirements for a degree. He was a photographer for the Purple Parrot, a highly regarded campus humor and feature magazine, as well as the Daily Northwestern and the Syllabus. The Bixby collection consists of approximately 1,000 items, including interfiled prints and negatives. The photographs document life at Northwestern during the period ca. 1939-1942. Prominent among them are images of courtship,...
Dates: 1939-1942

Black Experience at Northwestern Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/167
Abstract

Materials in this expanding collection pertain to the experience of African American students and faculty at Northwestern University. The documents included in this collection are university reports about African American students, articles on race and higher education, reproductions of student newspapers discussing race relations on-campus and materials concerning the 1968 Bursar’s Office Takeover. This collection also includes biographical subject files.

Dates: 1870 - 2017

Black Experience at Northwestern University Oral Histories

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/234
Abstract

Collection contains oral histories pertaining to the Black Experience at Northwestern University, and is divided into three separate projects: The Takeover Documentary Oral History Project, The Northwestern Community Ensemble (NCE) Oral History Project, and The Black (Student) Experiences at Northwestern University Oral History Project.

Dates: 2017 - 2024

Dwight St. John Bobb (1876-1946) and Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/113
Abstract

Dwight St. John Bobb was born on July 19, 1876 in Dakota, Illinois, the son of Daniel Bobb, a physician, and his wife Arminda St. John. The Dwight St. John Bobb and Family Collection fills four boxes and contains material spanning the years 1865 to 2012. The collection is divided into two subsections, Biographical Materials and Photographs and Correspondence.

Dates: 1864 - 2012

Willson P. Brumback (1896-1981) Football Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/73
Abstract Willson Brumback's Scrapbook documents Northwestern's triumphal 1916 football season in seventeen pages of newspaper clippings. Seven pages of clippings are devoted to the October 21, 1916, game at Stagg Field, when the Northwestern Purple beat the Chicago Maroons 10-0, NU's first win over Chicago since 1901. The majority of the clippings date between October and November 1916, and include those from the Daily Northwestern, local Chicago newspapers, and the papers local to the away games....
Dates: 1916

C. M. Clay Buntain (1876-1927) Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/71
Abstract

The C. M. Clay Buntain Scrapbook documents Buntain's activities at Northwestern between 1894 and 1902. It includes newspaper clippings (from Chicago newspapers such as the Tribune and Herald as well as from student publications), programs, and announcements, arranged in rough chronological order. A few items from the 1890s were added at the end of the scrapbook.

Dates: 1894-1902

Records of the "Bursar's Office Takeover", May 1968

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/155
Abstract On May 3, 1968 more than 100 undergraduate and graduate students occupied the Bursar's Office, in the first major sit-in experienced at Northwestern University. After the students' April 22nd list of demands were not met, they declared their intention to keep the office occupied until these demands were met. This peaceful 38-hour occupation ended with University leaders negotiating with students, and committing to enhance services and support for Black students related to admissions,...
Dates: 1968 - 2008; Other: Majority of material found within 1968

Audio-Visuals Class of 1978 Individual Freshman Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 75/32/5
Abstract

The University Archives holds photographs of individual freshman members of the class of 1978. The photographs appeared in the introductory booklet published by the Northwestern University Alumni Association for freshmen entering the University. The photographs, usually wallet-size, are mounted in groups, alphabetically arranged by student surnames, on forty-five fifteen inch-by-twenty-one inch sheets of cardboard.

Dates: 1978

Class of 1981 Individual Freshman Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 75/32/2
Abstract

These additions are photographs of individual members of the class of 1981. The additions supplement and complete earlier accession of freshmen photographs processed as University Archives Series 75/32/2 (Accession #81-111).

Dates: 1981

Class of 1982 Individual Freshman Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 75/32/1
Abstract

These photographs of individual freshman members of the class of 1982, usually wallet-size portraits, appeared in the introductory booklet published by the Northwestern University Alumni Association for first-year students entering the University.

Dates: 1978-1978

Class of 1982 Senior Photograph Portraits

 Collection
Identifier: 75/31/7
Abstract This series comprises a set of photographs of individual senior members and bachelors degree candidates of the Northwestern class of 1982. The photographs are black and white, wallet-size portraits and are mounted in composite fashion on cardboard layout sheets. The photographs appeared in the 1982 edition of the Northwestern Syllabus (Volume 98). Each layout sheet is identified by a number corresponding to a Syllabus page number. The sheets are...
Dates: 1982

Class of 1983 Individual Freshman Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 75/32/3
Abstract

These photographs of individual freshman members of the class of 1983, usually wallet-size portraits, appeared in the introductory booklet published by the Northwestern University Alumni Association for freshmen entering the University, Northwestern University Alumni Association Welcomes the Class of 1983.

Dates: 1983

Audio-Visuals Class of 1984 Individual Freshman Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 75/32/4
Abstract The University Archives holds photographs of individual freshman members of the class of 1984. The photographs, usually wallet-size portraits, appeared in the introductory booklet published by the Northwestern University Alumni Association for freshmen entering the University. The photographs, comprising three boxes, are contained individually within envelopes bearing biographical information pertaining to each student. This information includes name, home address, hobbies, name of secondary...
Dates: 1984

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College students 64
Photographs 38
Women college students 13
Football players 12
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African American college students 7
College students--Social life and customs 7
Women college students--Social life and customs 5
African American student movements 4
College students--Societies and clubs 4
College students--Housing 3
Dental students 3
Greek letter societies 3
Student activities--Illinois--Evanston 3
Student movements 3
African American college students--Societies and clubs 2
Baseball 2
Baseball players 2
Basketball 2
Basketball players 2
Civil rights demonstrations--Illinois--Evanston 2
College students--Political activity 2
Deans (Education) 2
Dormitories--Administration 2
Protest movements 2
Swimmers 2
Swimming 2
Acting--Study and teaching 1
Actors 1
African American choirs 1
African American civil rights workers 1
African American college athletes 1
African American college teachers 1
African American lawyers 1
African American photographers 1
Asexual people 1
Bisexual college students 1
Civil rights workers 1
College athletes 1
College chaplains 1
College students -- Recruiting 1
College students--Attitudes 1
College students--Conduct of life 1
College students--Rating of 1
College students--Religious life 1
College students--Scholarships, fellowships, etc. 1
College students--Social conditions 1
Dance cards 1
Dance marathons--Illinois--Evanston 1
Divers 1
Diving 1
Educational evaluation--Illinois--Evanston 1
Evanston (Ill.) 1
Evanston (Ill.)--Race relations 1
Evanston (Ill.)--Social life and customs 1
Food trucks--Illinois--Evanston 1
Football coaches 1
Football uniforms 1
Gay college students 1
Gospel groups 1
Graduate students 1
Greek letter societies--Finance 1
Hispanic American college students 1
History--Study and teaching 1
Intelligence officers 1
Intelligence officers--Recruiting 1
Intersex people 1
Lawyers 1
Lesbian college students 1
Nursing students 1
Oral interpretation--Study and teaching 1
Photography--Negatives 1
Race relations 1
Sociology--Study and teaching 1
Student aid--Illinois--Evanston 1
Student strikes 1
Students -- Civil rights 1
Tennis 1
Tennis players 1
Theater--Study and teaching 1
Theatrical producers and directors 1
Transgender college students 1
United States--Armed Forces--Recruiting, enlistment, etc. 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Portraits 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements 1
World War, 1914-1918 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
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