Committee On Sites and Traditions Papers

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Committee on Sites and Traditions Papers
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Call Number: UA128
Dates: 1952-1966, undated
Physical Description: 1.13 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: University of Rochester Archives

Table of Contents:

Revision Information
Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Arrangement
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Bibliography
Content List
Correspondence
Subjects
Collection Overview
Title: Committee on Sites and Traditions Papers
Call Number: UA128
Dates: 1952-1966, undated
Physical Description: 1.13 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: University of Rochester Archives

Biographical/Historical Note
President Cornelis de Kiewiet's Committee on Sites and Traditions helped with preparations for the merger of the College for Women and College for Men at the River Campus. The Committee was charged with choosing names for University buildings, putting up plaques and memorials, and providing suggestions for other commemorative objects. Dr. Carl K. Hersey of the Fine Arts Department was chairman of the committee from its inception in 1953.

Scope and Content
The collection contains two series, Correspondence and Subjects. Some correspondence and minutes files include other, related items such as agendas, drawings, typescripts, and manuscripts.

Arrangement
Material is arranged chronologically in the Correspondence series, and alphabetically in the Subjects series.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from Dr. Hersey, August 1970.Access
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Use
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Citation
[Item title, item date], Committee on Sites and Traditions Papers, UA128, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of RochesterBibliography
May, Arthur J. "Reunion of the Colleges." A History of the University of Rochester. Unabridged Version. Dept. of Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, University of Rochester.

"Meridian Marker." Rochester Review, September, 1954, page 4. Dept. of Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, University of Rochester.


Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: University of Rochester Archives
Address: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation
River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd.
Rochester, New York 14627-0055
archives@library.rochester.edu


Revision Information
March 2018: Revised by Alma Rocha (Class of 2019).

Content List
Correspondence
Box 1, Folder 1-16Correspondence, 1952-1966, undated
Subjects
Box 1, Folder 17Class gifts
Box 1, Folder 18Clippings, 1954-1955, undated
Box 1, Folder 19Colors of the University, 1954
Flat Box 1, Folder 2Colors of the University
Flat Box 1, Folder 3Eastman Marker mock-up
Box 1, Folder 20"The Genesee"
Box 2, Folder 1Invoices, 1955-1959
Box 2, Folder 2Memorials, Plaques, and other objects, 1956-1958, undated
Box 2, Folder 3Memorials, Plaques, and other objects on Prince Street Campus
Box 2, Folder 4Minutes: manuscript, 1954-1957, undated
Box 2, Folder 5Minutes: typescript, 1953-1957, undated
It appears that the minutes in this file are incomplete.

Box 2, Folder 6Miscellaneous: manuscript
Box 2, Folder 7Miscellaneous: printed, 1952-1955, undated
Box 2, Folder 8Miscellaneous: typescript, 1955-1958, undated
Box 2, Folder 9Naming buildings, 1955-1956, undated
Box 2, Folder 10-11Seals, 1954, 1963, undated
Box 2, Folder 12-13Seals: mock-ups
Box 2, Folder 14Slater, John Rothwell: material about, 1963
Box 2, Folder 15Slater, John Rothwell: material by, 1958, 1963, undated
Flat Box 1, Folder 1Statue of Martin Brewer Anderson on River Campus: photograph, 1954
Box 2, Folder 16Suggestions for sites and traditions, 1966


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