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50th Anniversary Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: A031

Overview

On November 5, 1943, the Northeastern University Corporation voted to celebrate the University's 50th Anniversary from September 1947 through October 1948.  On January 24, 1946, the Board of Trustees established a committee to plan the anniversary celebrations.  The Central Committee for the 50th Anniversary was chaired by Robert G. Dodge and included three subcommittees: Staff Committee, Alumni Advisory Committee, and Faculty Committee.  The Faculty Committee was chaired by Milton J. Schlagenhauf, Director of Admissions, who was named Chairman and Director of the Anniversary.  The events planned by the Committee included the dedication of the Carl S. Ell Student Center, a lecture series, and convocation and banquet.

Dates

  • 1946-1948

Creator

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use:

Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be discussed with the University Archivist.

Extent

0.70 cubic feet (3 containers)

Language

English

System of Arrangement:

Alphabetical.

Physical Location

29/1
Title
Finding aid for the 50th Anniversary Committee Records
Author
Finding aid prepared by Alison Brown
Date
1999 April
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Northeastern University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Snell Library
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston MA 02115 US