Northwestern

Centennial Conference on the Arts, Records of the Edit

Summary

Identifier
0/12/2

Dates

  • 1950-1951 (Creation)

Extents

  • 1.00 Linear Feet (Whole)

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  • Abstract

    The series, spanning the years 1950 to 1951, fills one half-size box and includes records of the University's Committee for the Centennial Conference on the Arts.

  • Scope and Contents

    The series, spanning the years 1950 to 1951, fills one half-size box and includes records of the University's Committee for the Centennial Conference on the Arts. The Chair of the Committee was Northwestern Professor of Art Thomas M. Folds. The records, mainly correspondence, document Conference planning and programming and, in particular, the solicitation of program participants. The correspondence, both incoming and outgoing, is arranged chronologically within two folders. One folder of conference reports and schedules and another of budget and expense materials are arranged at the end of the series.

  • Method of Acquisition

    The University Archives acquired these records on July 26, 1983 (Accession #83-182).

  • Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is stored off-site and requires 48 hours advance notice for retrieval. Please contact us at archives@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3136 to schedule an appointment to view the collection.

  • Separated Materials

    About one linear inch of correspondence and related materials pertaining to the Centennial's John Evans Program and Academic Conference #2 have been interfiled into series 0/12/1.

  • Related Materials

    Records of the Northwestern University Centennial Celebration, 1949-1952 (Series 0/12/1)

    Records of the Centennial Loan Exhibition of Modern Painting, 1950-1951 (Series 11/3/3/3)

  • Processing Information

    Kevin B. Leonard; December 8, 1983.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    unspecified

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