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School of Speech Class Load Summaries

Identifier: 20/38
Abstract This series is comprised of School of Speech registration statistics from the period 1958-1978. The statistics, class load summaries, are recorded quarterly in tabular columns on oversize sheets. Most academic quarters of the period are represented. The class load summaries note academic courses offered, corresponding credit hours, total course enrollment, enrollment breakdowns by gender and undergraduate/graduate status, and totals for undergraduate and graduate hours taught.
Dates: 1958-1978

School of Speech Student Papers

Identifier: 20/46
Abstract The School of Speech student papers fills six boxes and dates from 1946-1978. More than five boxes of the series are graduate student papers. Papers from C, D, and E Level courses are included.
Dates: 1946-1978

School of Speech Student Record Cards

Identifier: 20/11
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.
Dates: 1892-1922

School of Speech Grade Distribution Reports

Identifier: 20/39
Abstract This series is comprised of tabular grade distribution reports dating between 1970 and 1978. The reports, issued according to academic quarter, note both the number and percentage of students receiving each letter grade awarded in any given course.
Dates: 1970-1978

University Theatre Prompt Books

Identifier: 20/7
Abstract The prompt books for theatrical productions of Northwestern University's School of Speech include scripts for University Theatre productions, annotated for use by the prompter, along with sketches of the staging and other notes. Bound prompt books include most of the productions from number 50 (1933) through number 320 (1957).
Dates: 1933-1984

L. David Minsk (1924-2017) Photographs

Identifier: 75/31/20
Abstract This collection consists of black and white photographic negatives taken by Evanston native and Northwestern University alumnus L. David Minsk, approximately from 1939 to 1942. The photographs include images of University Theatre and Children's Theatre productions, ancillary shots such as a Children's theatre audience, an acting class performance, a studio make-up room, and protraits made of several Northwestern students.
Dates: approximately 1939-1942

School of Speech Faculty Minutes

Identifier: 20/19
Abstract The minutes of the meetings of the faculty of the School of Speech document the development of policy and other administrative matters of the School from its inception in 1892 through 1968. Among various matters recorded in the minutes are the adoption of new or revised rules and degree requirements, curricular changes, committee appointments, reports of committees, recommendations for student awards and honors and for promotion and graduation of students, and student petitions.
Dates: 1892-1968

School of Speech General Administrative Records

Identifier: 20/5
Abstract The records of the School of Speech include administrative files on programs, committees, organizations and other School functions.
Dates: 1969 - 2000

Harriet Cain Reisser (1921-2003) Papers

Identifier: 31/6/29
Abstract The series consists of Reisser's Northwestern University course and lecture notes which date between 1937 and 1941. Filling two boxes, the notes are arranged according to the name of the academic department in which they were offered and then by course number. School of Speech course notes are filed together in Box 2 of the series. Numerous course syllabi and copies of Reisser's essays and examinations are included with the notes.
Dates: 1937-1941

Lois Elliot (1931-1995) Papers

Identifier: 20/62
Abstract Lois Elliot joined the Northwestern University School of Speech as Professor of Communicative Disorders in 1976. She directed the Neurobiology Training Program between 1976 and 1984 and headed the Program in Audiology and Hearing Sciences from 1976 to 1995. Elliott also helped design and coordinate the curriculum for the Human Communication Sciences, a premedical, undergraduate program. The Lois Elliot Papers fill two and one-half boxes and consist of biographical material, research files, and...
Dates: 1965-1995

Records of the Dean of the School of Speech, David Zarefsky

Identifier: 20/75
Abstract The records of the Dean David Zarefsky date from 1986 through 2001 and fill 34 boxes. The records are divided into three subseries: correspondence, circulation, and subject files.
Dates: 1986 - 2001; Other: Majority of material found within 1988 - 2000

Ralph B. Dennis (1876-1942) Papers

Identifier: 20/25
Abstract Ralph Brownell Dennis received a diploma from Northwestern University’s School of Oratory in 1897 and a Bachelor of Letters degree from the University’s College of Liberal Arts in 1901. He became a member of the School of Oratory faculty, its Associate Director in 1913, its Director in 1916, and Dean of the School in 1919, serving until his retirement in 1942. Dennis worked to expand and modernize the School of Oratory (later the School of Speech) during his tenure. The Ralph B. Dennis Papers...
Dates: 1897-1978

School of Speech National High School Institute Course and Instructor Evaluations

Identifier: 20/36
Abstract Filling six boxes and spanning the period 1983-90, this series is comprised of evaluations of courses offered in the Institute's Radio-TV-Film/Communicative Disorders, Forensics, and Theatre Arts divisions. The evaluations assess each course's methods, structure, and overall worth, as well as the techniques employed by the instructor. Both standardized and narrative formats are utilized in the evaluations.
Dates: 1983-1990

Donald H. Horton (1908-1992) Photographs

Identifier: 75/31/12
Abstract The series is comprised of Donald H. Horton's photographs documenting curricular affairs, theatrical productions, student activities, and special events sponsored by the Northwestern University School of Speech. The photographs, in print format of various standard sizes, date from the summer of 1940 when Horton was a student at the School. Included among the photographs are several notable images of School of Speech faculty and of Carl Sandburg's and Edgar Bergen's visits to the Northwestern...
Dates: 1940

School of Speech National High School Institute Student Evaluations

Identifier: 20/26
Abstract This series fills eleven boxes and spans the period 1973-1987. Included are evaluations of students enrolled in the Institute's Radio-TV-Film/Communicative Disorders, Forensics, and Theatre Arts (formerly known as Drama and Interpretation and Performance and Production) divisions. The evaluations assess each student's skills through both standardized and narrative formats.
Dates: 1973-1987

School of Speech National High School Institute Faculty Administrative and Personnel Records

Identifier: 20/27
Abstract This series, filling two and one-half boxes and spanning the period 1973-1984, includes the faculty administrative and personnel records of the School of Speech's National High School Institute. The records are divided into four subseries: general administrative records, divisional records, faculty meetings, and receptions.
Dates: 1973-1984

Laura Lee (1914-1987) Papers

Identifier: 20/58
Abstract The Laura Lee Papers include biographical materials, correspondence, teaching materials, speeches, and publications.
Dates: 1930-1987

School of Speech Personnel Files

Identifier: 20/16
Abstract The School of Speech Personnel Files consist of personnel files for faculty members. The bulk of the records postdate 1945, when more accurate records were kept. There is, however, some material dating as far back as 1897. All faculty members whose files are included in this series have either retired, resigned, or are deceased. The folders contain vitae; correspondence between individuals and the dean, his assistants, and others; application letters and forms sometimes accompanied by college...
Dates: 1897 - 1978; Other: Majority of material found within 1945 - 1978

(George) Paul Moore (1907-2008) Papers

Identifier: 20/17
Abstract George) Paul Moore took his A.B. in Speech from West Virginia University in 1929, and his M.A. in Speech Correction in 1930 and Ph.D. in Speech Correction in 1936, both from Northwestern University. Moore was a member of Northwestern University's faculty from 1930 to December, 1961. The Paul Moore Papers, comprising four boxes, include biographical materials, correspondence, and subject files that reflect Moore's academic career, professional activities and his associations with professional...
Dates: 1949-1954

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