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History Department Graduate Student Records Doctoral Degree Recipients

 Collection
Identifier: 11/3/16/13

  • Staff Only
This series, filling ten boxes, consists of departmental files on individual doctoral degree recipients, ca. 1948-1977, from the Northwestern University History Department. Typically found in each student's file are some of the following forms of documentation: correspondence between the student and departmental representatives, transcripts relating to undergraduate and graduate study, evaluations of graduate coursework, examinations, evaluations of oral examinations, applications for admission to degree candidacy and for financial aid, research and dissertation proposals, and occasional research papers. Biographical information and information relating to the fulfillment of departmental requirements are recorded in varying detail on each individual's file folder.

Dates

  • ca. 1948-1977

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The records may be used only with permission of the chair of the History Department until March 27, 2007, and thereafter with permission of the University Archivist.

Extent

10.00 Boxes

Abstract

This series, filling ten boxes, consists of departmental files on individual doctoral degree recipients, ca. 1948-1977, from the Northwestern University History Department. Typically found in each student's file are some of the following forms of documentation: correspondence between the student and departmental representatives, transcripts relating to undergraduate and graduate study, evaluations of graduate coursework, examinations, evaluations of oral examinations, applications for admission to degree candidacy and for financial aid, research and dissertation proposals, and occasional research papers. Biographical information and information relating to the fulfillment of departmental requirements are recorded in varying detail on each individual's file folder.

Arrangement Note

The files are arranged in alphabetical order according to student surname.

Method of Acquisition

The History Department transferred these records to the University Archives on March 27, 1987 (Accession #87-50).

Other Descriptive Information

Box 10, Folder 11, pertaining to Donna M. Watson, was transferred to Series 11/3/16/14. There is no Box 10, Folder 11 in this series.

Processing Information

Kevin B. Leonard; April 15, 1987.
Title
Guide to the History Department Graduate Student Records Doctoral Degree Recipients
Author
Kevin B. Leonard
Date
03/04/1988
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

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