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Records of the University Guild

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Identifier: 0/4/1
Abstract The University Guild was founded on June 3, 1892, at a meeting of 11 women in the home of Emma W. Rogers, wife of Northwestern University President Henry Wade Rogers (1890-1900). The Guild’s purposes, as stated in its Constitution, were: “To bring to the membership the intellectual resources of the University. To promote the interests of the University. To work for the collection and exhibition of objects of art. To advance the development and appreciation of the fine arts in the University...
Dates: 1892-2004

University Housing Budget Records

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Identifier: 30/11
Abstract The series of Northwestern University's Housing Administration budget records fills three and one-half archival boxes and spans the years 1947-48 to 1980-81. The budget material consists of annual profit and loss statements (or income and expense reports) complied at the end of each academic year. The statements pertain to income and expenses of university dormitories, apartments, and commons areas. Records include room service and food service income and expenses; student counseling costs;...
Dates: 1947-1981

Records of the University Librarian, Jens Nyholm

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Identifier: 9/1/1
Abstract

The Records of Northwestern University Librarian Jens Nyholm fill 32 boxes and document Nyholm's tenure as University Librarian from 1944-1968, including: correspondence, monthly and annual reports, employment applications, invoices, catalogs, surveys, and questionnaires. The bulk of the records consist of inter-university correspondence providing insight into the workings of the library during a period of expansion and transition. For Nyholm's personal papers, see Series 9/4/1.

Dates: 1944-1976

University Library Photograph Negatives

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Identifier: 75/9/1
Abstract

This series includes 30 rolls of negatives from photographs taken of the University Library. Most rolls total 36 exposures. The negatives, black and white and on Kodak Tri-X Pan film, are in 35mm format. The photographs, apparently taken during the early 1970s, are mainly of the interior of the University Library although some shots of Deering Library also are included.

Dates: ca. 1970

Records of the University Library Planning Committee Chairman, Clarence Ver Steeg

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Identifier: 4/5/9
Abstract This collection documents the activity of the committee established to plan and oversee construction of Northwestern University's University Library building (completed in 1970), viewed through the lens of Clarence Ver Steeg, who chaired the committte for over a decade. The Planning/Building Committee held regular, monthly meetings in addition to engaging in ongoing, sub-committee duties, site visits, and research. The collection is centered around the working files of the committee,...
Dates: 1951 - 2001; Other: Majority of material found within 1961 - 1970; Other: Date acquired: 02/08/1984

University Presidents J. Roscoe Miller Papers

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Identifier: 3/17/1
Abstract

J. Roscoe Miller was Northwestern's twelfth President. He served from 1949-1970. These papers document his time as president. They are comprised of 98 Boxes.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found within 1949 - 1970

University Provost Payson S. Wild, General Files

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Identifier: 5/1
Scope and Contents Addition, Box 19 The Addition, which fills one box, comprises 13 folders of general flies and correspondence of University Provost Payson S. Wild, which date from 1949 through 1974. Included as well are nine folders concerning Northwestern University: A History 1850-1975, co-authored by Wild with Harold F. Williamson (1976). These Latter files, all of which date from 1974, include notes and files used by Wild in preparation of the book and four folders of copies of manuscripts of the...
Dates: 1949-1974

University Real Estate Sales Records

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Identifier: 7/1/3
Abstract This series consists of one volume in which University real estate sales information for forty one transactions, spanning the period November 22, 1886 to March 10, 1893, are recorded. Entries are chronological and include date of sale, buyer's name, sale price, terms of sale, date land was deeded to buyer, a legal description on the parcel, and remarks. The remarks cover payments made, notes on other University lands purchased by the same individual, and land traded as part of the sale. The...
Dates: 1886-1893

Department of University Relations Photographic Proof Sheets

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Identifier: 75/6/1
Abstract This collection consists primarily of proof sheets of photographs taken from January,m 1973 through June, 1976, for use by Northwestern University's Department of University Relations. Also included is a card index to subjects and events represented by the photographs. The photographs, taken by a number of individuals employed by or under contract to the Department of University Relations, are largely of university administrators, faculty, students, and benefactors, buildings, and campus...
Dates: 1973-1976

Records of the University Senate

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Identifier: 4/6/6
Abstract

In 1928, the University moved to increase the voice of the faculty in the determination of general educational policies by replacing the University Council, originally organized in 1910, with a University Senate. This collection is comprised of records of notes maintained by the Senate Secretary. The folder for each year typically contains: minutes and agenda of the University Senate.

Dates: 1928 - 1993

University Theatre Production Photographs

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Identifier: 20/48
Abstract

This series is comprised of photographs from University Theatre productions from the period 1928-2003. Formats include negatives (boxes 1-6), prints (boxes 7-12), oversize prints (boxes 13-15), and slides (boxes 16-27).

Dates: 1928-2003

University Theatre Production Records

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Identifier: 20/20
Abstract This series comprises University Theatre production reports prepared by various production crew heads. The production reports for productions staged between 1934 and 1955 include such information as names of crew members, set and prop renderings, ground plans, reports of hours worked by student crew members and their grade evaluations. Reports without production numbers appended are interfiled chronologically within the series. These records correspond to the University Theatre Prompt Books...
Dates: 1934-1955

University Theatre Prompt Books

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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

University Theatre/Theatre and Interpretation Center/Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts Programs and Schedules

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Identifier: 20/77
Abstract

The University Theatre Program collection consists of newspaper clippings, press releases, ticket stubs, flyers, schedules, and programs for productions by Northwestern University, at its Theatre and Interpretation Center, or at the Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts.

Dates: 1925 - 2019

Records of the University Union

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Identifier: 4/6/3
Abstract The records contains the Minute Book of Northwestern Unviersity's University Union from its formation on November 5, 1900 through the 1915-16 program year. Entries cover both business and program meetings. The subject of each program is briefly described and the attendance estimated. There are numerous invitation cards and performance programs mounted in the Minute Book. This series also contains one folder of general correspondence composed primarily of thank you notes and invitation...
Dates: 1900-1916

U.S. Naval Training Programs, Records of

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Identifier: 0/20/8
Abstract During WWII, Northwestern offered its facilities for use by the War Department. All together eleven specific training programs were operated at Northwestern in addition to the Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (Naval R.O.T.C.). This series consists of three and one half-size boxes of records of the University's Naval programs which span the period from 1934-1960. The bulk of the records deal with the Technological Institute's administration of the naval programs in general, but there are...
Dates: 1934-1960

U.S. Presidents and Vice Presidents Correspondence and Documents

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Identifier: MS111
Scope and Contents Following the series of correspondence and documents for U.S. Presidents and Vice Presidents through the term of the Nixon/Agnew administration is a second series consisting of correspondence of presidents pro-tempore of the U.S. Senate and presidents of particular administrations which held a prominent place in the history of the United States. These include Elias Boudinot, president of the Continental Congress, Sam Houston, president of Texas, and Jefferson Davis, president of the...
Dates: 1783-1970

Weller Van Hook papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: ghsl-41
Abstract

Writings, drawings, and photos related to the surgical practice of Weller Van Hook, Chair of Surgery at Northwestern University Medical School, 1896-1908.

Dates: 1895 - 1924

Wayne Van Leer Jones Genealogy Collection

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Identifier: MS103
Abstract Wayne Van Leer Jones compiled information on the history and genealogy of his ancestors and those of his wife, Elizabeth Rieke Jones. Research data extends as far back as the 16th century for some surnames. He compiled information and wrote the following family histories for private publication: The Bergstresser Family in America, Jacob Woodward Colladay and His Descendants, The Rieke Family of Bavenhausen and America, and The...
Dates: 1902-1996

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