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Law School National Defender Project Records

 Collection
Identifier: 17/14

  • Staff Only
The Records of the National Defender Project span the period 1968 to 1971. The material consists of correspondence, financial records, and reports.

Dates

  • 1968-1971

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

1.00 Boxes

Abstract

The two-year (1969-1970) National Defender Project at the Northwestern University Law School was financed by a grant of $36,800 from the National Legal Aid and Defender Association. The project was designed to build on the already well-known program in criminal law for undergraduate and graduate students at the school. The Records of the National Defender consist of correspondence, financial records, and reports.

Arrangement Note

The records are arranged chronologically.

Method of Acquisition

The Records were separated from Series 17/9 (School of Law Student Records) which was received in the Northwestern University Archives on September 19, 1991. The records were entered as Accession #93-184.

Separated Materials

A small amount of duplicate material was discarded.

Processing Information

William K. Beatty; February, 1994.
Title
Guide to the Law School National Defender Project Records
Author
William K. Beatty
Date
01/02/1994
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Room 110
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3354