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Records of the School of Law Alumni Association

 Collection
Identifier: 17/19
The records of the School of Law Alumni Association are arranged in two subseries: records of the Law Alumni Association and records of the Law Alumni Fund.

The Law Alumni Association records dates between 1953 and 1971 and include bylaws, meeting minutes, correspondence and topical files. The bulk of the records consists of subject files, mainly relating to alumni luncheons and dinners and class reunions.

The Law Alumni Fund records are divided into general correspondence and subject files. The correspondence is arranged chronologically while subject files are arranged alphabetically by folder title. The correspondence, spanning the years 1961 to 1971, generally concern fund raising efforts targeted at alumni. The bulk of the records consists of subject files, mainly relating to mailings to various alumni classes and reports on non-alumni gifts.

Dates

  • 1953-1971

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

13.00 Boxes

Abstract

The records of the School of Law Alumni Association contain both records of the Law Alumni Association and records of the Law Alumni Fund.

Method of Acquisition

The Northwestern University School of Law transferred these records to the University Archives on May 5, 1998 as Accession #98-111.

Separated Materials

Three linear feet of duplicate materials were discarded as was one linear foot of daily alumni gift reports.

Processing Information

Alex Srauss, May/June 1998.
Title
Guide to the Records of the School of Law Alumni Association
Author
Alex Strauss
Date
01/06/1998
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3635