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Records of the Interpretation Division of the Speech Communication Association

 Collection
Identifier: 55/17
This series includes 6 boxes, spanning the years 1952-1986, with the bulk of the records falling between 1970-1986. The records are divided into four categories: Adminstrative files, Conventions and Conferences, Performance of Literature in Historical Perspective, and Publications. The Administrative files contain records of committees of the division, its constitution and bylaws, and meeting minutes. The Conventions and Conferences files contain programs from the Speech Communication Association annual meetings dated 1976-85, and some material from the meetings of other associations. The files concerning Performance of Literature in Historical Perspective contain a manuscript for the volume as well as correspondence regarding its writing and publication.

Publications include copies of Spectra (1976-86) and the Newsletter of the Interpretation Division (1962-77).

Dates

  • 1952-1986

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

6.00 Boxes

Abstract

This series includes 6 boxes, spanning the years 1952-1986, with the bulk of the records falling between 1970-1986. The records are divided into four categories: Adminstrative files, Conventions and Conferences, Performance of Literature in Historical Perspective, and Publications. The Administrative files contain records of committees of the division, its constitution and bylaws, and meeting minutes. The Conventions and Conferences files contain programs from the Speech Communication Association annual meetings dated 1976-85, and some material from the meetings of other associations. The files concerning Performance of Literature in Historical Perspective contain a manuscript for the volume as well as correspondence regarding its writing and publication.
Publications include copies of Spectra (1976-86) and the Newsletter of the Interpretation Division (1962-77).

Method of Acquisition

These records were transferred to the Northwestern University Archives on December 19, 1986, by SCA Archivist Madeline M. Keaveney, via Northwestern University Professor Carol Simpson Stern.

Separated Materials

One-half box of duplicate newsletters was separated from Box 5, October, 2001.

Processing Information

Patricia Cloud, February 23, 1987.
Title
Guide to the Records of the Interpretation Division of the Speech Communication Association
Author
Patricia Cloud
Date
11/02/1988
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3635