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Records of the Centennial Conference on the Arts

 Collection
Identifier: 0/12/2
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.

Dates

  • 1950-1951

Creator

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.

Extent

1.00 Linear Feet

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.

Method of Acquisition

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

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)

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.

Processing Information

Kevin B. Leonard; December 8, 1983.
Title
Guide to the Records of the Centennial Conference on the Arts
Author
Kevin B. Leonard
Date
08/12/1983
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Room 110
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3354