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Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Committee Minutes and Correspondence

UPB 7.2

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Summary Information

Date [inclusive]
1888-1981
Extent
13.0 Cubic feet

ARRANGEMENT

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

Inventory

 

Executive Committee 

Box

Folder

Vol. 1, 1888-1897 

 1a

 

Vol. 2, 1897- 1905 

 1a

 

Vol. 3, 1906-1912 

 1a

 

Vol. 4, 1912-1920 

 1a

 

Vol. 5, 1920-1927 

 1b

 

Vol. 6, 1927-1931 

 1b

 

Vol. 7, 1931-1937 

 1b

 

Vol. 8, 1941-1946 

 1b

 

 

Special Committees: Minutes and Correspondence 

Box

Folder

Committee on Latin American Relations, 1942-1943 

 1

 

Committee for Dissertation Inquiry’, 1939/1940 

 1

 

Committee on Post-War International Problems, Summaries and analysis; original minutes; correspondence; pamphlets 

 1

 

Committee on Cooperation, 1932-1941 

 2

 

Divisional Faculty Minutes: Biological and Medical Sciences, 1936-44 

 2

 

Committee on International American Affairs, 1941/1942 

 2

 

Catalog Committee, 1942/1943 

 2

 

Alumni Societies, 1933-35 

 2

 

Constituent Boards and Board Meetings, 1931/1932 

 2

 

Administrative Council, 1931133 

 2

 

New Dissertation Publication Regulations, 1945 

 2

 

Committee of Councils, 1931-33 

 2

 

Divisional Faculty Questionnaires, 1948 

 2

 

Foundations Committee, 1942-48 

 2

 

Board of Graduate Education and Research, 1931-49 

 2

 

 

Committee on Faculty Research 

Box

Folder

Reports, 1930-33 

 3

 

Minutes, 1931/1932, 1933/1934, 1934/1935, 1942/1943 

 3

 

Committee on Interdepartmental Relations, 1945-50 

 3

 

Foundations Committee pamphlets 

 3

 

Joint Committee on Latin American Studies, 1943 

 3

 

Educational Council, 1931-1951 

 3

 

Committee on Publication of Research, 1940-50 

 3

 

Publications Committee (Committee on the Press) 1944-50 

 3

 

Fellowships and Scholarships: Correspondence concerning funds and awards, 1897-1934 

 4

 

Committee on Educational Policy and Planning; Minutes, correspondence, and reports, 1942-1945 

 4

 

Committee on Mixed Courses, 1910-11 

 4

 

Valley Forge Project report by J. F. Kelly 

 4

 

University Policy Conference, 1920 

 4

 

Board of Directors of the Houston Club, 1902-04 

 4

 

Expansion of the Graduate School, Anthropology – English 

 4

 

Expansion of the Graduate School, Geology – Zoology 

 4

 

Faculty Appointment Sheets (Old) 

 5

 

Association of American Universities, Minutes 

 5

 

Association of American Universities, Questionnaires 

 5

 

Unpublished Dissertations Correspondence, 1920-29 

 5

 

University of Pennsylvania, School of Social Work 

 5

 

Modern Language Associations Nomination Committee 

 5

 

Extension Courses 

 5

 

Electrical Engineering 

 5

 

Admissions 

 5

 

American Council on Education 

 5

 

Music Program 

 5

 

Reorganization of -the Graduate School 

 5

 

Huebner Foundation 

 5

 

Theses Contracts 

 5

 

Correspondence Concerning Ph.D. Bulletin, 1927 

 6

 

Proof for Ph.D. Bulletin, 1927 

 6

 

Working copy for Ph.D. Bulletin, 1927 

 6

 

Special Committee of the Graduate School 

 6

 

Committee of Faculty Representatives, 1920 

 6

 

Committee on Internal Organization, 1920-22 

 6

 

Committee on Subdivision of Subjects 

 6

 

Women in the Graduate School 

 6

 

Rules of the Faculty, 1896 

 6

 

Harrison Foundation – history, 1917 

 6

 

Book of Harrison Fellows 

 6

 

“U. of P.: Past, Present and Future”, by J. H. Penniman 

 6

 

Book of majors and minors with requirements, 1893-94 

 6

 

Master’s thesis of Chih Jen Li 

 6

 

Committee for the Advancement of Research 1947-59, Agendas 

 6

 

Committee for the Advancement of Research 1947-59, Bibliographies 

 6

 

Committee for the Advancement of Research 1947-59, Correspondence 

 6

 

Committee on the Advancement of Research, Forms 

 7

 

Committee on the Advancement of Research, Applications 

 7

 

Executive Committee of the Divisional Faculties, Reports and Minutes March 1936 thru 1940/1941 

 7

 

Executive Committee of the Divisional Faculties, Officers and Members of the Faculty 3/1936 – 1940/1941 

 7

 

Committee on Advancement for Research – Old Records 1950 – 1963 

 8

 

Committee on Advancement Research, Minutes July 1, 1959 – June 30, 1960 

 9

 

Committee on Advancement Research, Application for CAR 1959 – 1963 

 9

 

Committee on Advancement Research, Meetings and Reports 1961 – 1963 

 9

 

Committee on Advancement Research, CAR notifications series 100 

 9

 

Committee on Advancement Research, Budget matters’ 

 9

 

Committee on Advancement Research, Bibliography of Faculty Pub. 1957 

 9

 

Educational Council, Minutes, Working papers, Jan. 1930-Dec. 1935 

 10

 

Record of faculty Research, 1931-1934 

 10

 

Minutes of the Committee of Deans and Directors: 

 10

 

1. Oct. 1951-April, 1955 

 10

 

2. Oct. 1955-May, 1960 

 10

 

3. Oct. 1951- Nov. 1955 (incomplete), includes some miscellaneous corres. 

 10

 

Report of the Committee on Educational Policy and Planning, 1946 

 10

 

Social Science Quadrant Minutes 1951, Dr. Dodson, Secretary 

 10

 

 

Committee on Instruction 

Box

Folder

Humanities, 2-5-68 

 11

 

Bio Medical Sciences, 2-6-68 

 11

 

Physical Sciences, 2-13-68 

 11

 

Social Science, 2-14-68 

 11

 

Humanities, 4-24-69 

 11

 

Bio Medical Sciences, 4-25-68 

 11

 

Social Sciences, 4-29-68 

 11

 

Physical Sciences, S-2-68 

 11

 

Bio Medical Sciences, 10-3-69 

 11

 

Humanities, 10-4-68 

 11

 

Social Sciences, 10-9-68 

 11

 

Social Sciences, 10-23-68 

 11

 

Physical Sciences, 10-25-68 

 11

 

Bio Medical Sciences, 4-9-69 

 11

 

Social Sciences, 4-16-69 

 11

 

Humanities, 4-23-69 

 11

 

American Civilization 

 11

 

Anatomy 

 11

 

Ancient History 

 11

 

Anthropology 

 11

 

Art (History of Art) 

 11

 

Astronomy 

 11

 

Biochemistry 

 11

 

Biology 

 11

 

Biomedical Electronic Engineering 

 11

 

Business and Applied Economics 

 11

 

Biophysics 

 11

 

Chemistry 

 11

 

City and Regional Planning 

 11

 

Classical Archaeology 

 11

 

Classical Studies 

 11

 

Communications 

 11

 

Computer and Information Sciences 

 11

 

Demography 

 11

 

Economics 

 11

 

Education 

 11

 

Economic History 

 11

 

English 

 11

 

German 

 11

 

Greenfield Center for Human Relations 

 11

 

History 

 11

 

History and Philosophy 

 11

 

International Relations 

 11

 

Linguistics 

 11

 

Mathematics 

 11

 

Mechanical Engineering, Towne School of 

 11

 

Microbiology 

 11

 

Molecular Biology 

 11

 

Moore School of Electrical Engineering 

 11

 

Oriental Studies 

 11

 

Pathology 

 11

 

Physics 

 11

 

Physiology 

 11

 

Political Science 

 11

 

Psychology 

 11

 

Regional Science 

 11

 

Romance Languages 

 11

 

Slavic Languages 

 11

 

Sociology 

 11

 

South Asia Regional Studies 

 11

 

Statistics and Operations Research 

 11

 

Graduate Council Minutes, Oct. 1937 to July 1981 

 12

 

Council of Graduate Deans Minutes, 1975-80 

 13

 

Minutes of the Committee of Instruction in the Humanities, 1 volume 

 13

 

Minutes of the Committee of Instruction in the Social Sciences, 2 volumes 

 13

 

Minutes of the Committee of Instruction in the Physical Sciences, 1 volume 

 13

 

Reports of the Dean, 1937-1950 (unbound) 

 13