Northwestern

Transportation Center Business Advisory Committee Edit

Summary

Identifier
24/2

Dates

  • 1954-1988 (Creation)
  • Date acquired: 01/03/1990 (Other)

Extents

  • 2.00 Boxes (Whole)

Names

Notes

  • Abstract

    The purpose of the Transportation Center Business Advisory Committee is to advise the Transportation Center administration, faculty, and staff on education and research programs. The committee was established in 1956 and consists of more than sixty business leaders who are involved in transportation and distribution. The Business Advisory Committee is composed of three subcommittees: finance, education, and research. The bulk of the records consist of minutes documenting discussions held during the committee meetings. The minutes date from 1975 to 1988. The first folder in the series contains general materials relating to the Business Advisory Committee such as annual membership rosters, meeting agendas, and correspondence.

  • Scope and Contents

    The records of the Transportation Center Business Advisory Committee, filling two boxes, consists of minutes, agendas, membership rosters, and some correspondence. The Business Advisory Committee is composed of three subcommittees: finance, education, and research. The purpose of the committee is to advise the Transportation Center administration, faculty, and staff on education and research programs. The committee was established in 1956 and consists of more than sixty business leaders who are involved in transportation and distribution. The committee meets formally twice a year.

    The bulk of the records consist of minutes documenting discussions held during the committee meetings. The minutes date from 1975 to 1988. The first folder in the series contains general materials relating to the Business Advisory Committee such as annual membership rosters, meeting agendas, and correspondence.

  • Arrangement Note

    The files are arranged chronologically.

  • Method of Acquisition

    The records of the Transportation Center Business Advisory Committee were transferred to the University Archives by the Transportation Center Library on March 10, 1989 and accessioned as #89-40. Some of the minutes were transferred from the University Archives general files on March 13, 1989.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    None.

  • Related Materials

    unspecified

  • Processing Information

    Processor: Tyler O. Walters, 13 March 1989.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    unspecified

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