Karl Abt (1923-2008) Papers
Scope and Contents
The Karl Abt Papers, filling four boxes, consists of materials from the courses Abt attended. Course syllabi, class notes, tests, and a few short reading assignments are included. The papers are categorized by the courses Abt took in the College of Arts and Sciences, 1941-1943 and 1946-1947, and the School of Commerce, 1946-1949.
- Abt, Karl W. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is stored off-site and requires two business days advance notice for retrieval. Please contact the McCormick Library at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-491-3635 for more information or to schedule an appointment to view the collection.
Language of Materials
Karl Abt graduated from Northwestern University in 1948 with a B.S. in Business Administration (concentration in business management/personnel). While at Northwestern, Abt was active in the Northwestern University Band, playing clarinet and bass clarinet, the Christian Youth League, and was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity. The Karl Abt Papers, filling four boxes, consists of materials from the courses Abt attended. Course syllabi, class notes, tests, and a few short reading assignments are included.
The Karl Abt papers are arranged by school (College of Arts and Sciences; and School of Commerce) and course designation.
Method of Acquisition
The Karl Abt Papers were donated to the University Archives by Karl Abt on March 28, 1989 and accessioned as #89-48.
Eight NU faculty textbooks were transferred to the University Archives faculty books collection.
Tyler O. Walters, March 31, 1989.
- Guide to the Karl Abt (1923-2008) Papers
- Tyler O. Walters
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository
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