Finding Aid

Trustees of the University. Committee Reports and Correspondence

UPA 1.51

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Summary Information

Date [inclusive]
1852-1970
Extent
4.5 Cubic feet

ARRANGEMENT

This collection has not been fully processed. The following preliminary inventory is available.

Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)
University of Pennsylvania. Board of Trustees.
Personal Name(s)
Hilprecht, Hermann Vollrat, 1859-1925

Inventory

 

Inventory 

Box

Folder

A package of miscellaneous notes and designs for the University seal, including the design of the University seal that began to be officially used July 1, 1930 and formally approved by Trustees June 20, 1932. 

 OS 1

 

Guide to the Use of the Seal and Arms of the University of Pennsylvania (4 copies) 

 OS 2

 

Statutes of the Corporation (revised Dec. 1904) by Rev. Jesse Young Burk 

 OS 2

 

Notes by Professor Charles E. Dana, William H. Horstman, Co., etc. 

 OS 2

 

Designs for the proposed flag for the University of Pennsylvania by Professor John Nioms 

 OS 2

 

Old Penn, Vol. 8, #35 June 18, 1910 

 OS 2

 

The origin and seal of the University of Pennsylvania (reprint from the General Magazine and Historical Chronicle, 6 copies) 11049 

 OS 2

 

Report of the Committee on Seal and Coat of Arms (2 copies) 11841 

 OS 2

 

Proposed flag designs, miscellaneous photographs and articles dealing with the flag and seal 

 OS 2

 

Report of the Committee Appointed by the Trustees to Consider a New Seal, a Coat of Arms and Flag 11444 

 OS 2

 

Seal and shield (on wall plaque) 1905 

 OS 3

 

Professor Allen’s remarks on the letter and by-laws reported 3 Nov. 1852 

R1

FF6

Trustee report 1866 

R1

FF 7

“A Report on the Constitutional Relations” 1879 

R1

FF 8

Committee report, re resignation of Herman V. Hilprecht, 1911 

R1

FF 9

Committee of the Medical Department, confidential report 1859 

R1

FF 10

Special Committee on the Medical Department 1876 

R1

FF 11

Charles P. Krauth’s letter re a Trustee committee report 1880 

R1

FF 12

John Stewardson Memorial Scholarship 1897, 1904 

R1

FF 13

Findings of Trustees against Herman V. Hilprecht 1908 

R1

FF 14

Committee report and resolutions 13 Apr. 1914 

R1

FF 15

Fine Arts report 1920 

R1

FF 16

Committee of Faculty Representatives on University Policy, report 1920 

R1

FF 17

Committee on University Policy, report 1920 

R1

FF 18

Informal Conference on University Policy, memorandum 1920 

R1

FF 19

Committee on University Policy, report 1921 

R1

FF 20

Research Committee, report 1930 

R1

FF 21

Committee on Seal and Coat of Arms, report 1932 

R1

FF 22

Committee for the Physical Development of the University, report 1948 

R1

FF 23

Financial Aid Study Committee, report 1970 

R1

FF 24

Committees on Hygiene, Education, Graduate School, Physical Education, TowneScientific, Veterinary, Wharton, and Dental Schools 1912 May 31-1916 May 24 

R2

FF 1

Minutes of the stated meeting of the Board of Trustees of the University, Nov. 3 1852; By-law; Henry Vethake to William M. Meredith, Nov. 27, 1852; Henry Reed’s letter, Jan. 21, 1853; Professor George Allen’s Remarks; Objections to a Reorganization of the University Considered, Mar. 21,1853; A. Dallas Bache to A. Potter, Aug. 2, 1852, “1852” on the book spine; “presented by Dr. Edgar Fahs Smith for the Archives of the University, July, 1922” on the first page 

R2

FF 2