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School of Speech Student Record Cards

 Collection
Identifier: 20/11
This series consists of academic records of students enrolled in the School of Speech (School of Oratory) from 1892 to 1922.

The records, in the form of registration cards, contain the following information: date of registration, student's name, age, hometown and Evanston address. The older cards (1892-1913) include a "record of studies pursued elsewhere, with Grade Marks." They also record the work done by the students by year (Junior or Senior), term and instructor. Other information on the cards includes classes taken, grades received and often comments by instructors. The newer cards (1913-1922) were issued yearly and include the student's class (Junior or Senior), religious affiliation, subjects taken, section number of the classes, times the classes met and grade received.

Dates

  • 1892-1922

Creator

Extent

3.00 Boxes

Abstract

This series consists of academic records of students enrolled in the School of Speech (School of Oratory) from 1892 to 1922. The records, in the form of registration cards, contain the following information: date of registration, student's name, age, hometown and Evanston address. The older cards (1892-1913) include a "record of studies pursued elsewhere, with Grade Marks." They also record the work done by the students by year (Junior or Senior), term and instructor.

Arrangement Note

The records are arranged alphabetically by the student's last name.
Title
Guide to the School of Speech Student Record Cards
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