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Minutes of The Board of Personnel Administration

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 30/5
This series consists of two bound volumes containing the minutes of the Board of Personnel Administration from its establishment in 1936 through May 13, 1942. The minutes document discussions and actions of the Board on such matters as reading clinics, tutorial services, and counseling for students; surveys of social conditions on the Evanston campus; fraternity and sorority rushing procedures; and the Negro and Jewish “problems,” particularly with regard to possible integration of student housing.

Dates

  • 1936-1942

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

None.

Extent

2.00 Volumes

Abstract

This series consists of two bound volumes containing the minutes of the Board of Personnel Administration from its establishment in 1936 through May 13, 1942.

Arrangement Note

The minutes are divided into four chronological segments, the first three of which are preceded by alphabetical subject indexes.

Method of Acquisition

These volumes were previously part of the University Archives' general reference files; their original provenance is unknown.

Related Materials

Additional materials pertaining to the Board of Personnel Administration are in the Archives' general reference files (under “Vice President for Business and Finance”); and in the Franklyn Bliss Snyder Papers (Series 3/16/1), Box 3, Folders 3-7.

Separated Materials

None.

Processing Information

James G. Carson; August 5, 1985.
Title
Guide to the Minutes of The Board of Personnel Administration
Author
James G. Carson
Date
05/08/1985
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
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