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Records of University Chaplain, James Edward Avery (1949-1999)

 Collection
Identifier: 30/16
Abstract While attending Northwestern, James Edward Avery developed a calling toward the ministry. After receiving his undergraduate degree, Avery began studies at the Yale Divinity School. In 1973, Avery was hired as Northwestern’s interim chaplain. The following year he accepted the appointment of University Chaplain. During his tenure at Northwestern, Avery continued the development of the Alice Millar Chapel into a working congregation of regular attendants. Very popular with students, faculty, and...

Mayde Joss (1900-1987) Photographs

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Identifier: 31/6/174
Overview Mayde Joss served as housemother for Northwestern's chapter of Phi Delta Theta, a fraternity located the campus of Northwestern University, from 1947 to 1973. The Mayde Joss collection consists of 33 small format black-and-white photographic prints and 13 35mm color slides. The photographs appear to date from the late 1940s or early 1950s, Joss’s early years as housemother for Phi Delta Theta fraternity.

Records of the Office of Student Guidance and Counseling

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Identifier: 30/2
Abstract The Office of Student Guidance and Counseling was charged with responsibility for personal and vocational counseling services for students; with supervision of fraternities and sororities; and with administrative oversight of campus organizations and activities. The Records of the Office of Student Guidance and Counseling are arranged in 15 subseries, including student activities and organizations general files; activity reports; class council files; Associated Women Students files; dormitory...

Northwestern University Woman's College Register

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Identifier: 40/3
Abstract The Register of the Woman's College is a chronological listing of students in the College ("Woman's Hall” beginning in the fall of 1892). It contains sections for the Spring and Fall terms of 1874 and for each of the three academic terms (Fall, Winter, and Spring) from Fall 1876 through Spring 1896.

Records of the Dean of Women, Claudine V. Mason

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Identifier: 30/9
Abstract Mrs. Claudine V. Mason was appointed Counselor of Women at Northwestern University in 1948. In 1952 the titles of counselor to women and counselor to men were changed to dean, as they have remained since. The records of the Dean of Women, Claudine V. Mason, consist of desk calendars, correspondence, housing, organizations, orientation, public relations, scholastic matters, and speech manuscripts. These materials are accompaniefd by a folder of materials related to the history of the position,...

Josie B. Crandon Nash Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/147
Abstract The Josie B. Crandon Nash Papers consist of correspondence received by Nash (Northwestern University College of Liberal Arts, 1887), between 1888 and 1901, and illuminate the social life of a young college-educated, married woman at the turn of the century.

Records of The Woman's College of Northwestern University

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Identifier: 40/1
Abstract The Records of the Woman's College of Northwestern University span from 1872 to 1893, with the bulk of the series dating from 1874 to 1886. Correspondence files (1874-1886) comprise mainly incoming correspondence relating to College students, events, and facilities. The collection includes a scrapbook, reports, minutes, bulletins and circulars.

Arthur Josiah Weiss (1894-1984) Scrapbook

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Identifier: 38/9
Overview Arthur Josiah Weiss (1894-1984) was a student at Northwestern University’s Evanston Academy and began studies at Northwestern University before transferring to the University of California. The collection consists of Weiss’s “Memory and Fellowship Book,” a scrapbook documenting his Evanston Academy experiences and various activities dating between 1912 and 1914.

Rogers Debating Society (1897-1913) Minute Book

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: 31/6/10
Abstract This series consists of the minutes of the Rogers Debating Society from September 1904, to March 1913.

Records of the Dean of Special Events, Joe W. Miller (1906-1979)

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Identifier: 52/2
Abstract This series is comprised of the General Files maintained by Joe W. Miller, Dean of Special Events, which span the period from 1943 to 1976, although the bulk of the records emanated from the latter part of 1960's and early 1970's. The records are arranged according to three broad categories: General Subject Files, Schools, Departments and Buildings and Student Activities and Organizations.

Records of the North-Western Female College

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Identifier: 36/2
Abstract The Records of the Northwestern Female College date from 1855 to 1976 and comprise one linear foot of historical materials, minutes, correspondence, financial documents, and publications.

Philomathia Society (1868-1917) Minute Books

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Identifier: 38/4
Abstract The Philomathia Society Minute Books record the minutes of this Northwestern Academy literary society from its inception on May 8, 1868, to its final meeting on May 4, 1917, with a break of over 11 years, from February 1893 to September 1904. Philomathia, meaning “love of learning,” was founded to “supplement the routine of school-work by providing an opportunity for original thinking and expression,” according to an essay in the 1907 Academy annual, The Bear (p.38). The Society met on an...

Dwight St. John Bobb (1876-1946) and Family Collection

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Identifier: 31/6/113
Overview Dwight St. John Bobb was born on July 19, 1876 in Dakota, Illinois, the son of Daniel Bobb, a physician, and his wife Arminda St. John. The Dwight St. John Bobb and Family Collection fills four boxes and contains material spanning the years 1865 to 2012. The collection is divided into two subsections, Biographical Materials and Photographs and Correspondence.

Hermit and Crow Collection

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Identifier: 31/6/126
Abstract Hermit and Crow was an all-male theatre organization that was active at Northwestern University from 1914 until roughly 1924. The Hermit and Crow Collection is a sparse aggregation of all materials relating to the group from the Northwestern University Archives general files. The collection is predominantly clippings from various newspapers, clippings from the Northwestern yearbook (Syllabus), and songbooks and programs from the group's shows.

Lawrence Pressman (1939-) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/189
Overview The Lawrence Pressman Papers contain 26 boxes encompassing biographic information from Pressman’s schooling at Northwestern University, scripts and related materials collected from his production binders (television, theatre, and film), reviews and publicity, and a selection of artifacts, including awards and a scrapbook of his college years.

Women's Self-Government Association Scrapbook

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Identifier: 30/14
Abstract The Women's Self-Government Association Scrapbook spans approximately the years 1926 to 1933 and provides a wide overview of the organization's responsibilities and activities throughout this period, predominantly with newspaper clippings from the Daily Northwestern. There are over sixty pages of newspaper clippings dealing with most aspects of the WSGA: including the setting and implementation of house rules, the requirements to attend away games, the...

Records of Trig Cremation

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Identifier: 31/6/102
Abstract This collection documents Northwestern's annual Trig Cremation ceremonies, which began in the 1870s as students conducted a spring-time ritual centered around the burning of their hated trigonometry textbooks. Over the years the ceremony turned into a student-produced musical. The collection contains clippings, and written histories of the Trig Cremation (1880-1936), as well as programs, handbills, and songbooks from ceremonies (1877-1912).

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Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Students--Photographs 30
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Syllabus (Evanston, Ill.) 15
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Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Students--Registers 6
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Students--Yearbooks 5
Students Publishing Company (Northwestern University) 5
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Photographs 4
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Faculty--Photographs 3
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Students--Societies and clubs 3
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). University Archives 3
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Buildings--Photographs 2
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Football 2
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Class of 1981 2
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Department of University Relations 2
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Treasurer 2
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Waa-Mu Show 2
Northwestern Wildcats (Football team) 2
Woman's College of Northwestern University 2
Alpha Epsilon Phi. Omicron Chapter (Northwestern University) 1
Avery, James Edward, 1949-1999 1
Baker, Frank Louis, 1909-1985 1
Bauman, Alfred Ernest, 1920-1979 1
Bixby, James L., 1921-2002 1
Bobb, Dwight S., 1876-1946 1
Boyd, Elisabeth Blossom 1
Bragdon, Sara Frances, 1886-1957 1
Buettner, Virginia, 1917-2004 1
Buntain, C. M. Clay (Cassius Marcus Clay), 1876-1927 1
Cooke, Edith Whitcomb, 1888-1975 1
Coon, Owen L., 1894-1948 1
Croxton, Blanche Grigson, 1883-1969 1
Dickhaut, Florence Lillian Smith, 1887-1972 1
Doering, Genieve Linda, 1904-1980 1
Eustice, Edith Capper, 1877-1953 1
Evanston College for Ladies 1
Foster, Leila Merrell 1
Garrison, Alice King, 1906-2002 1
Geisler, Marjorie Cowan, 1911-2012 1
Gilbert, Barry, 1876-1961 1
Gilbert, Mary Ramage Peterson, 1876-1954 1
Girton, Daisy Myrtle, 1880-1963 1
Glazebrook, Iva Grace, 1899-1988 1
Godeman, Ardis Kuhnen, 1929-2017 1
Grannis, Macha Vance, 1882-1970 1
Grubb, Ethel Robinson, 1890-1975 1
Hawley, Lillian Emeline, 1887-1970 1
Hermit and Crow 1
Hesler, Alexander, 1823-1895 1
Hestoft, Ralf-Finn 1
Hobart, Elizabeth, 1891-1980 1
Howell, James Maurice, 1913-1994 1
Hurrey, Charles DuBois, 1878-1958 1
Joss, Mayde, 1900-1987 1
Kay, Livonia Ruth, 1867-1949 1
Krause, Alvina, -1981 1
Luker, Paul Jacob, 1889-1970 1
Mason, Claudine V., 1899-1993 1
Mee-Ow Show (Northwestern University) 1
Miller, Joseph Willard, 1906-1979 1
Mortar Board (Society). Northwestern University Chapter 1
NU Outing Club 1
Nash, Josie C., 1864-1949 1
North-Western Female College 1
Northwestern Hillel 1
Northwestern Students for a Better Environment 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Administration 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Alumni and alumnae 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Funds and scholarships 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Associated Student Government 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Board of Personnel Administration 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Class of 1976 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Class of 1978 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Department of African American Student Affairs 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Department of Minority Student Affairs 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Division of Student Affairs 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Evening Student Council 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Interhouse Council 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Men's Interhouse Council 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Naval Reserve Officers' Training Corps 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Naval Reserve Officers' Training Corps--Photographs 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Office of Student Guidance and Counseling 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Office of the Registrar 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Office of the University Chaplains 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Panhellenic Association 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Law--Students 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Student Governing Board 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Student Senate 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Task Force on the Undergraduate Experience 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Women's Center 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Women's Self-Government Association 1
Northwestern University Black-Wimmin in Action 1
Paddock, Helen Abigail, 1892-1965 1
Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. Illinois Alpha Chapter (Northwestern University) 1
Philomathia Society 1
Pressman, Lawrence 1
Price, Nancy Ellen Rennick 1
Putnam, Karl F. (Karl Fredric), 1879-1960 1
Rachwalski, Michael M. (Michael Matthew), 1901-1987 1
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