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Russell D. Burge (1892-1980) Papers

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Identifier: 55/11
Abstract The papers of Russell D. Burge (a member of Northwestern University's accounting department, and an writer of fiction) consist mainly of drafts of Burge's five novels and thirty-three short stories, plus biographical material and correspondence.
Dates: 1918-1982

Records of the "Bursar's Office Takeover", May 1968

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Identifier: 31/6/155
Abstract On May 3, 1968 more than 100 undergraduate and graduate students occupied the Bursar's Office, in the first major sit-in experienced at Northwestern University. After the students' April 22nd list of demands were not met, they declared their intention to keep the office occupied until these demands were met. This peaceful 38-hour occupation ended with University leaders negotiating with students, and committing to enhance services and support for Black students related to admissions,...
Dates: 1968 - 2008; Other: Majority of material found within 1968

Robert L. Burwell, Jr. (1912-2003) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/8/3
Abstract The papers of Robert L. Burwell, Jr. (instructor in chemistry) fill twenty-nine boxes and are arranged into: biographical materials (general materials, education, administrative duties), correspondence, teaching, research and consulting, professional organizations, speeches, and publications.
Dates: 1931-1986

John Cage correspondence

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Identifier: Cage Correspondence
Scope and Contents The Cage Correspondence collection is comprised of correspondence and ephemera including letters, cards, clippings, catalogs, photographs, negatives, cassette tapes, music scores, and art.  Early materials focus on family correspondence and newspaper clippings and are interspersed with Cage's own notes and manuscripts.  Later correspondence is enhanced through Cage's use of "Note-o-Grams" which provides carbon copies of his sent messages.
Dates: 1901 - 1993; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1990
Found in: Music Library

John Cage correspondence addenda

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Identifier: Cage Addenda
Abstract This is correspondence that is related to John Cage but was not given to Northwestern by the composer. Letters are between Cage and the person in the folder's title unless otherwise indicated in the container list. Of particular interest are letters from John and Xenia Cage to friends in California that relate their experiences while living in Chicago in the early 1940s.
Dates: 1941-1992
Found in: Music Library

John Cage Ephemera

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Identifier: Cage ephemera
Abstract The John Cage Ephemera Collection is wide-ranging in scope and includes correspondence, photographs, writings, programs, scores, books, artworks, artifacts, and audio and audiovisual recordings. Most of the collection is not Cage's own work, except for materials advertising his work being performed or exhibited, and some scores, writings, performance materials, and correspondence.
Dates: 1912-2002
Found in: Music Library

John Cage Notations Project collection

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Identifier: Cage Notations
Abstract John Cage was already established as an influential American composer and important leader of post-World War II avant-garde music when he began his Notations project in the mid-1960s. In 1965 the Notations project was born. Cage sent letters to hundreds of composers, visual artists, and writers soliciting manuscripts for possible inclusion in a book to benefit the Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts. Some sent Cage recent creations while others contributed older works. Cage published...
Dates: 1884 - 1978; Other: Majority of material found within 1960 - 1969
Found in: Music Library

John Cage scrapbooks

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Identifier: Cage scrapbooks
Abstract The John Cage Scrapbooks are comprised of 9 scrapbooks constructed by John Cage's mother, Lucretia Cage, spanning the years 1916-1954. The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, programs, ticket stubs, correspondence, and a few photographs. They document Cage's early life, mostly in photographs, and his early to mid career.
Dates: 1916 - 1954
Found in: Music Library

Ali Bulent Cambel (1923-2014) Papers

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Identifier: 22/4/13
Abstract Ali Bulent Cambel joined the Northwestern University faculty as Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering in 1953. His research involved mechanical engineering, gas dynamics, thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, and propulsion systems. He holds the patent on flame stabilization in jet engines. The Ali Bulent Cambel Papers fill two and one half archival boxes and include biographical materials, publication drafts and correspondence, and a teaching file.
Dates: 1954-1964

Tribune Company. Chesser M. Campbell (1897-1960) papers

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Identifier: X-27
Abstract Papers of Chesser Campbell, publisher of the Chicago Tribune and president of the Tribune Company
Dates: 1939 - 1968

Donald T. Campbell (1919-1996) Papers, 1928-2006

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Identifier: 11/3/23/8
Abstract In 1953 Donald Campbell becamse associate professor of psychology at Northwestern University, advancing to full professor in 1958. He left Northwestern in 1979 to take up a position at Syracuse University. His papers document the principal activities of Campbell's life and his career as a professor of psychology whose research focused on scientific inquiry, which he explored in methodological treatises on field research and research design. The bulk of the collection dates between 1947 and 1996...
Dates: 1928 - 2006; Majority of material found within 1947 - 1996

Records of the Campus Commission

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Identifier: 0/2/1
Abstract In the first decade of the twentieth century, Northwestern University became concerned with developing a coherent architectural and landscape plan for its Evanston campus. This series documents the efforts of the Campus Commission to solicit and select a comprehensive design. While most of the records date from the period 1909-1910, the series also includes two 1905 letters from Daniel Burnham and George Maher's 1907 study.
Dates: 1905-1910

Canadian properties. Baie Comeau construction records

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Identifier: XIX-29
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, progress reports, cost and shipping reports, blueprints, specifications, charts and maps, and many photographs concerning the North Shore Paper Company (the Tribune Company's second Canadian pulp and paper mill at Baie Comeau, Quebec) and the permanent planned community which grew up around it.
Dates: 1936 - 1938

Canadian properties. Inside news

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: XIX-32
Abstract The internal newsletter of the Ontario Paper Company Limited (Thorold, Ontario); Quebec North Shore Paper Company (Montreal and Baie Comeau, Quebec); and associated companies
Dates: 1971 - 1981

Canadian properties. Ontario Paper Company. Construction records

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Identifier: XIX-5
Abstract This collection describes the construction and initial testing of the Tribune Company's paper mill at Thorold, Ontario. The collection consists chiefly of correspondence among Robert R. McCormick, president of the Tribune Company, Warren Curtis, Jr., who designed and supervised the building of the mill, and other executives of the company.
Dates: 1912 - 1913

Canadian properties. Publications

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Identifier: XIX-43
Abstract Miscellaneous publications from the Tribune's Canadian companies, including self-published histories
Dates: 1987 - 1993

Canadian properties. Terrence F. Flahiff papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: XIX-31
Abstract This collection consists of excerpts from Terrence F. Flahiff's annual reports on the Ontario Paper Company.
Dates: 1947 - 1970

Canadian Studies Program, Records of the

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Identifier: 11/3/22/11
Abstract The records of the Canadian Studies Program were separated from the R. Barry Farrell Papers (Series 11/3/22/10) which should also include material relating to the Program. The records, which span the period 1973-1991, occupy six boxes and are arranged in five main categories: basic documents, correspondence, financial records, fund raising, and Quebec fellowships. Small amounts of material on research and trips are also included.
Dates: 1973-1991

Russell N. Cansler (1909-1995) Papers

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Identifier: 12/1/12
Abstract In 1945 Russell Cansler joined the faculty of the Northwestern University School of Commerce Secretarial Sciences Department. He served from 1945 to 1951 as Assistant Professor, and from 1951 to 1953 as Associate Professor. In 1961 he organized the School of Business Office of Placement and was the Director of that office until he retired.The Russell N. Cansler Papers, filling two boxes, are arranged into five groups: biographical material; general correspondence; speeches, speech materials and...
Dates: 1945-1978

Jean Cantwell-Sheldon Harnick Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/106
Abstract Sheldon Harnick is a lyricist of numerous musical productions performed at broadway and other musical theatres and operas. As a major in violin at NU School of Music he began writing lyrics for the Waa-Mu show. In 1960 he won the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize, and was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 1993. He lives with his wife in New York City.
Dates: 1947-2011; Other: Date acquired: 02/07/2013

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