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Traffic Institute City, County, and State Consulting Reports

 Collection
Identifier: 23/4

  • Staff Only
This series fills eight boxes and is comprised of reports pertaining to a variety of topics in police and traffic administration authored by representatives of the Traffic Institute usually on behalf of city, county, or state governmental agencies or police departments. The reports are arranged alphabetically, first by name of the city or county and then by name of the state or province to which they relate. The reports date between 1951 and 1980 but bulk during the period 1954–1958. Many reports are undated.

The majority of the reports examine police traffic supervision in various cities and states as well as procedures used in the handling of traffic cases in traffic courts and violations bureaus. The series also includes general surveys of city, county, and state police departments.

A few reports relating to Brazilian and Canadian localities may be found in the series.

Dates

  • 1951-1980
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1954-1958

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. The series may be used only with permission of the University Archivist.

Extent

9.00 Boxes

Abstract

This series fills eight boxes and is comprised of reports pertaining to a variety of topics in police and traffic administration authored by representatives of the Traffic Institute usually on behalf of city, county, or state governmental agencies or police departments. The reports date between 1951 and 1980 but bulk during the period 1954–1958. Many reports are undated. The majority of the reports examine police traffic supervision in various cities and states as well as procedures used in the handling of traffic cases in traffic courts and violations bureaus.

Arrangement Note

The reports are arranged alphabetically, first by name of the city or county and then by name of the state or province to which they relate.

Method of Acquisition

This series has been separated from the Traffic Institute Course Records (Accession #84–132).

Processing Information

Harry Craan; July 30, 1985.
Title
Guide to the Traffic Institute City, County, and State Consulting Reports
Author
Harry Craan
Date
06/07/1987
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

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