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Buddha Statues

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Identifier: AS13
Abstract

This collection of wooden statues, found in the McCormick Library of Special Collections, consists of eight figures of the Buddha in various poses.

Dates: undated

Budget and Resources Advisory Committee Records

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Identifier: 4/5/5
Abstract

The BRAC records document the budget making process, especially during the years 1978/79 through 1980/81. Records include correspondence, reports, supporting documentation and general materials.

Dates: 1970-1984

Virginia Buettner (1917-2004) Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/185
Abstract

The collection consists materials reflecting Virginia Buettner’s social activities while a student at Northwestern University (1937-1942): pages from a scrapbook, and loose artifacts.

Dates: 1935 - 1939

C. M. Clay Buntain (1876-1927) Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/71
Abstract

The C. M. Clay Buntain Scrapbook documents Buntain's activities at Northwestern between 1894 and 1902. It includes newspaper clippings (from Chicago newspapers such as the Tribune and Herald as well as from student publications), programs, and announcements, arranged in rough chronological order. A few items from the 1890s were added at the end of the scrapbook.

Dates: 1894-1902

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

Albert H. Burr medical biography research collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ghsl-21
Abstract

Materials collected and created by Albert H. Burr around the years 1900 to 1925 in the process of researching and writing short biographies of prominent physicians.

Dates: approximately 1900-1925

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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1884 - 1978; Other: Majority of material found within 1960 - 1969
Found in: Music Library

John Cage scrapbooks

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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...
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

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