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Records of the Student Senate

Identifier: 31/6/15

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Scope and Contents

This series, comprising one box, includes complete minutes, memoranda, committee reports, correspondence, brochures, press releases and newspaper clippings spanning the years from 1960 to 1969. The minutes are compiled primarily into two bound volumes. Unbound minutes are filed chronologically along with the reports, memoranda and correspondence. The brochures called Introducing Northwestern's Student Government describe the Student Senate and its committees. The newspaper clippings and press releases record major events involving the Student Senate and comment on the Senate's effectiveness as a governing body.


  • 1960-1969


Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on use of the materials in the department for research; all patrons must comply with federal copyright regulations.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is stored at a remote campus location and requires two business days advance notice for retrieval. Please contact the McCormick Library at or 847-491-3635 for more information or to schedule an appointment to view the collection.


1.00 Boxes

Language of Materials



The Records of Northwestern University's Student Senate (1960-69; replacing the Student Governing Board (1933-1960) and itself replaced by the Associated Student Government (1969- )), include complete minutes, memoranda, committee reports, correspondence, brochures, press releases and newspaper clippings.


The unbound minutes are arranged in chronological order, followed by other materials, and two voloumes of bound minutes.

Method of Acquisition

This series (Acc. #82-45) includes materials separated from the Archives General Reference Files.

Processing Information

Catherine M. Krane; May 5, 1982.

Guide to the Records of the Student Senate
Catherine M. Krane
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Library Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US