Guide to the Cornell University Dept. Of History Records,

Collection Number: 14-17-1573

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library

Contact Information:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
2B Carl A. Kroch Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
(607) 255-3530
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© 2002 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Cornell University Dept. of History records, 1923-1981 1946-1974 (bulk)
Collection Number:
14-17-1573
Creator:
Cornell University.Dept. of History.
Quantity:
14.2 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
History department correspondence, memoranda, catalogs, inventories, reports, and minutes; financial records including payrolls, accounts, budgets, invoices, and vouchers; materials pertaining to the department's move from Boardman to West Sibley Hall, and later to McGraw Hall; student records including correspondence, gradebooks, course evaluations, draft deferment requests, applications, and other materials pertaining to study abroad, curriculum, fellowships, scholarships, assistantships, the Admissions Advisory Committee, advanced placement, honors program, prizes, quotas, and graduate study; Summer Session; teaching applications and faculty appointments; department chairman's records of L. Pearce Williams, Paul W. Gates, and others; personnel files; items regarding the Messenger Lecture Series; and related materials.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

History department correspondence, memoranda, catalogs, inventories, reports, and minutes; financial records including payrolls, accounts, budgets, invoices, and vouchers; materials pertaining to the department's move from Boardman to West Sibley Hall, and later to McGraw Hall; student records including correspondence, gradebooks, course evaluations, draft deferment requests, applications, and other materials pertaining to study abroad, curriculum, fellowships, scholarships, assistantships, the Admissions Advisory Committee, advanced placement, honors program, prizes, quotas, and graduate study; Summer Session; teaching applications and faculty appointments; department chairman's records of L. Pearce Williams, Paul W. Gates, and others; personnel files; items regarding the Messenger Lecture Series; and related materials.
Includes Honors theses.

SUBJECTS

Names:
Cornell University.
Gates, Paul Wallace, 1901-
Williams, L. Pearce (Leslie Pearce), 1927-
Cornell University
Cornell University--Admission.
Cornell University--Buildings.
Cornell University--Curricula.
Cornell University--Employees.
Cornell University--Entrance requirements.
Cornell University--Faculty.
Cornell University--Funds and scholarships.
Cornell University--Graduate students.
Cornell University--Students.
Cornell University.Admissions Advisory Committee.

Subjects:
College students.
History--Study and teaching.
Draft.

Form and Genre Terms:
Budgets.
Grade books.
Inventories.
Reports.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions:
Restricted to permission ofoffice of origin.
Cite As:
Cornell University Dept. of History records, #14-17-1573. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Includes collection #14-17-1241.

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