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Guide to the University Task Force on Child Care records, 1985-1990

Abstract

The University Task Force on Child Care was appointed by President Keith Brodie in 1988 and chaired by Dr. Paula Burger, Vice Provost for Academic Services. It was dissolved in 1990.

The collection includes minutes, correspondence, reports, audiocassettes, and printed material documenting the creation and organization of the task force and its study of child care issues at Duke University. It ranges in date from 1985-1990.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Duke University. University Task Force on Child Care.
Title
University Task Force on Child Care records 1985-1990
Language of Material
English
Extent
3.0 Linear Feet, 2,000 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The collection includes minutes, correspondence, reports, audiocassettes, and printed material documenting the creation and organization of the task force and its study of child care issues at Duke University. Reflected in the records are the task force's consideration of various child care alternatives, the gathering of data and opinions from the University community, cost analyses, and its recommendations to the officers of the University. The establishment of the Children's Campus, Duke University's child care facility is documented in the records.

Administrative Information

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warning Access Restrictions

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

For a period of twenty-five years from the origin of the material, permission in writing from the office of origin and the University Archivist is required for use. After twenty-five years, records that have been processed may be consulted with the permission of the University Archivist.

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

Accreditation, 1987
Box 1
Alpha Phi Omega, 1989-1990
Box 1
Child Care Coordinator, 1989
Box 1
Child Care Center Policies
Box 1
Child Care Facility, Finances, 1987-1990
Box 1
Child Care Survey, 1989
Box 1
Child Care Survey and Child Care Models, 1986-1989
Box 1
Children's Campus, Inc., Bylaws, 1990
Box 1
Children's Campus, Inc., Construction, 1990
Box 1
Children's Campus, Inc., Opening, 1990
Box 1
Children's Campus, Inc., Support Services Meeting, 1990
Box 1
Coalition/Lobbying, 1989-1990
Box 1
Consultants, Ziegler; Annab (Tapes), circa 1989
Box 1
Correspondence, 1988-1990
Box 1
Correspondence, Employee Letters, 1989-1990
Box 1
Elderly/Child Care Project, 1989
Box 1
Facilities Committee, 1989-1990
Box 1
Flexible Benefits, 1989-1990
Box 1
Fund Raising Subcommittee, 1989-1990
Box 1
Graduate Students, Child Care Issues, 1990
Box 1
Insurance, 1989
Box 1
Licensing, 1989-1990
Box 1
Licensing and City Zoning Requirements, 1988
Box 1
Management Firms/Consultants, 1988-1989
Box 1
Minutes, 1988-1990
Box 1
Presentations/Feedback, 1988-1990
Box 1
Projected Costs, 1989-1990
Box 1
Public Relations, 1989-1990
Box 1
Reports, Recommendations and Proposals, 1985-1989
Box 1
Recommendations to Dr. Brodie, 1989-1991
Box 1
Responses to the Child Care Newsletter, 1989
Box 1
Senior Class Gift, 1989-1990
Box 1
Subcommittee on the Child Care Initiatives, 1989-1990
Box 1
Task Force: Goals and Objectives, 1989
Box 1
Task Force: Organization and Structure, 1988-1990
Box 1
Transitional Center, 1989
Box 1
Clippings, 1988-1990
Box 2
Printed Material, 1985-1990
Box 2
Miscellaneous, 1988-1989
Box 2
Legal and Business Aspects of Starting and Operating a Child Care Center, 1988
Box 2
Child Care Options: Decision Making Guide, 1989
Box 2

Historical Note

The University Task Force on Child Care was appointed by President Keith Brodie in 1988 and chaired by Dr. Paula Burger, Vice Provost for Academic Services. Its charge included the consideration of issues regarding child care and the establishment of a child care facility for Duke University faculty, staff, and students. The task force was dissolved by Dr. Brodie in 1990. Later that year, he created the University Committee for Family and Child Care Issues.

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • President H. Keith H. Brodie records, 1963-1994. (Duke University Archives.)
  • University Committee for Family and Child Care Issues records, (Duke University Archives.)

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], University Task Force on Child Care Records, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The University Task Force on Child Care records, were received by the University Archives as a transfer in 1994.

Processing Information

Processed by Archives Staff, July 2006

Encoded by Sherrie Bowser, April 2006

Accession A94-2 is described in this finding aid.

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

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.