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Helen M. Clark (1908-1974) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 11/3/19/7
The Helen M. Clark papers fill four boxes including one half-size box, and date between 1958 and 1972. The papers are divided into three categories.

The first category is Helen Clark's biographical file which includes an obituary and vitas outlining her academic record.

The second is comprised of correspondence files which are divided into a general and a subject correspondence file. The general correspondence includes incoming letters and copies of outgoing letters on a variety of topics. Subject correspondence files include letters pertaining to specific topics such as the Committee on Academic Standing and the Hildebrandt dinner. All correspondence is arranged by date within each folder.

The third category makes up the bulk of the collection. It consists primarily final exams and notes from the years 1958-1972 and is arranged alphabetically by course letter. The courses include Mathematics, Algebra, Trigonometry, and Introduction to Analytic Geometry and Calculus. Papers also include final examinations, notes on grading policy, and other miscellaneous from several courses.

Dates

  • 1958-1973

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

4.00 Boxes

Abstract

The Helen M. Clark papers fill four boxes including one half-size box, and date between 1958 and 1972. The papers are divided into three categories. The first category is Helen Clark's biographical file which includes an obituary and vitas outlining her academic record. The second is comprised of correspondence. The general correspondence includes incoming letters and copies of outgoing letters on a variety of topics. Subject correspondence files include letters pertaining to specific topics such as the Committee on Academic Standing and the Hildebrandt dinner. The third category, teaching files, makes up the bulk of the collection. The courses include Mathematics, Algebra, Trigonometry, and Introduction to Analytic Geometry and Calculus. Papers also include final examinations, notes on grading policy, and other miscellaneous from several courses.

Method of Acquisition

The Helen M. Clark were donated to Northwestern University by Meyer Dwass on August 8, 1978 as accession 78-14.

Separated Materials

Small amounts of duplicate and extraneous material were separated from the collection.

Processing Information

Robert Tenuta, March-April 1995; Carter Roeber, May 1995.
Title
Guide to the Helen M. Clark (1908-1974) Papers
Author
Robert Tenuta; Carter Roeber
Date
01/03/1995
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Room 110
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847-491-3354