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Guide to the Committees Reference Collection, 1924-ongoing

Abstract

This collection was compiled from a variety of sources by the University Archives for use in reference and research.

The Committees Reference Collection primarily contains administrative correspondence, reports, and meeting minutes and resolutions, related to various Duke University committees.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Duke University. University Archives
Title
Committees Reference collection, 1924-ongoing
Language of Material
English
Extent
3.0 Linear Feet, approx. 3000 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Administrative Information

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warning Use Restrictions

Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

Academic Computing Advisory Committee, 1985-1989
Box 1
Academic Gowns, Subcommittee on, 1964-1969 (2 folders)
Box 1
Ad Hoc Committee of Continuing Education - Minutes, 1970-1972
Box 1
Ad Hoc Committee on New Graduate Programs in the Humanities, 1962-1965
Box 1
Ad Hoc Committee on Mathematics Courses, 1971-1972
Box 1
Ad Hoc Committee on Standardized Stationary, 1979-1980
Box 1
Administrative Study Committee, 1959
Box 1
Arts and Sciences Council, 2000-
Box 1
Biological Sciences Council, 1964
Box 1
Chancellor Search Committee: Clippings, 1976-1982
Box 1
Child Care/Day Care Task Force, 1971-2001
Box 1
Cleland Committee, 1973-1980 (Note: Contains donor information)
Box 1
Committee on East Asian Studies, 1973, 1979
Box 2
Committee on Comparative Literature, 1971-1977
Box 2
Committee on Diplomas, 1924-1955
Box 2
Committee on International Relations, 1961-1963 (2 folders)
Box 2
Committee on International Studies, 1966-1969
Box 2
Committee on International Studies: Comparative Study of Social Institutions and Systems, 1969, 1972
Box 2
Committee on International Studies: Report to the Ford Foundation, 1973
Box 2
Committee on Quality in Relation to the Fifth Decade, 1965-1966
Box 2
Committee on Remedial English, 1947-1949
Box 2
Committee on the Study of Film, 1981
Box 2
Community Concerns Committee, 1967-1968
Box 2
Curriculum Committee, 1953-1983
Box 2
Duke Committee for Economic Justice, 1977
Box 2
Duke Committee on Air Pollution
Box 2
Duke Committee on Contraception and Abortion, 1970, 1974
Box 2
Duke Council for American Defense, 1940-1941
Box 2
Duke Faculty Committee for Alternatives to Nuclear Power, 1979
Box 2
Duke Information Committee on Community Relations, 1961-1962
Box 2
Duke Israel Political Education Committee, 1982-1984
Box 2
Duke Student Committee for Operation Love, 1978
Box 2
Duke University Committee on International Relations, 1966-
Box 2
Duke University Committee on International Relations. Preliminary Report, 1961
Box 2
Duke University Committee on International Relations. Conference on Islam and International Relations, 1963 (2 folders)
Box 2
Duke University Committee on Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 1980s
Box 3
Duke University Council on Women's Studies, 1986 Feb 27-28
Box 3
Duke University Employee Relations Advisory Committee (DUERAC), 1968-1970
Box 3
Duke University Environmental Concerns Committee (DUEEC), 1972-1975
Box 3
Duke University Motion Picture Committee, 1934
Box 3
Duke University Nonacademic Employees Council, 1969-1970
Box 3
Duke University Nursery School Advisory Committee, undated
Box 3
Duke University Student Task. Report on Problems of the Elderly, 1973
Box 3
Educational Administration Advisory Group, 1969-1971
Box 3
Educational Administration Committee, 1962-1971
Box 3
Educational Goals Committee, 1964-1965
Box 3
Educational Research Committee, 1939-1941
Box 3
Faculty Representation on University Committees, 1994/95, 1998/99
Box 3
Fine Arts Center Steering Committee. Records, 1958-1966
Box 3
Fine Arts Center Steering Committee. Chronological record, 1962-1963
Box 3
Fine Arts Center Steering Committee. Clippings, 1966
Box 4
Fine Arts Center Steering Committee, 1958-1966. Reference materials
Box 4
Fine Arts Center Steering Committee. Report: A Center for the Fine Arts, Duke University by Raymond Lowey / William Snaith, Inc., 1962
Box 4
Freshman Cluster Task Force, 1980-1982
Box 4
Graduate Council, 1945-1948, 1961-1964
Box 4
Inter-Staff Policy Committee [employee committee, 1960s?]
Box 4
Joint Committee on Intellectual Cooperation [Duke-UNC], 1935
Box 4
Joint Faculty-Trustee Liaison Committee
Box 4
Joint Staff Group - Joint Deans' Group - Deans of Undergraduate Colleges Group, Records, 1968-1972
Box 4
Physical Sciences Council, 1967-1968
Box 4
Presidential Search Committee. Mailings, etc. 1961-
Box 4
Provost's Task Force on Physical Education and Recreation, 1974 (2 folders)
Box 4
Publications Committee, 1963
Box 5
Research Committee for the Humanities, undated, [1930s?]
Box 5
Special Advisory Search Committee, clippings, 1978
Box 5
Special Committee on Educational Policy and Program in Trinity College ["Wardropper Committee"], clippings, 1979-1980
Box 5
Steering Committee for the Women's Initiative. Report, 2003
Box 5
Strategic Planning Committee. Shaping Our Future: Summary, 1994
Box 5
Student Life Task Forces, 1994
Box 5
Student Life Task Force: East Campus Enhancement Committee, Arts and Science Council 1994
Box 5
Student Life Task Force: Greek Life, 1994
Box 5
Student Life Task Force: Intellectual Climate, 1994
Box 5
Student Life Task Forces: Residential Life, 1994
Box 5
Student Recreation Center Committee, [1953]
Box 5
Task Force on Future of Undergraduate Residential Life, clippings, 1979
Box 5
Task Force on Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Matters, 1996-
Box 5
Undergraduate Faculty Council of Arts and Sciences (UFCAS), clippings, circa 1977-1983
Box 5
University Committee on Planning and Development, 1958
Box 5
University Committee on Public Education and the Training of Teachers. Programs for the Preparation of School Personnel, 1963
Box 5
University Committee on ROTC, 1971
Box 5
University Committee on Statistics, 1972-1974
Box 5
University Schedule Committee, 1964-
Box 5
Winchester Excavations Committee. Records, 1964-1965
Box 5
Committees at Duke University / Office of Institutional Studies, 1963 (2 copies)
Box 6
Duke University. Administrative and Faculty Committees in the Arts and Sciences / Office of the Chancellor, 1970
Box 6
Committees, circa 1954
Box 6
Committees - lists
Box 6

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • Inventory of the Arts and Sciences Council Records, 1991 - 1999 (University Archives, Duke University. )
  • Preliminary Inventory of the Undergraduate Faculty Council of Arts and Sciences Records, 1968 - 1991 (University Archives, Duke University. )
  • Preliminary Inventory of the University Committee on ROTC Records, 1970 - 1971 (University Archives, Duke University. )
  • Inventory of the Fifth Decade Program Records, 1964-1973 (University Archives, Duke University)

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Committees Reference Collection, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Committees Reference Collection was compiled from various sources by University Archives staff for reference and research.

Processing Information

Processed by Archives Staff, May 2008

Encoded by Mary Samouelian, May 2008

Updated by Kimberly Sims, December 2010

Updated by Molly Bragg, July 2011

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and our local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.