WUA/01. University Records
This collection is comprised of materials that chronicle the 50th Anniversary of Washington University and 46th annual commencement, including the commencement program, the commencement address delivered by Professor Calvin Woodward, and newspaper clippings regarding the 50th anniversary of the inauguration of Washington University.
This collection includes correspondence and meeting minutes regarding the 75th anniversary of Washington University along with speeches and programs of events of the celebration of the 75th anniversary of Washington University.
This collection includes correspondence regarding the 125th anniversary celebration planning, publicity material, and material documenting events sponsored by the various departments and schools.
This collection includes publications, programs for events, videos, and memorabilia from the sesquicentennial celebration at Washington University. Also included in this collection are chapter drafts for “Beginning a Great Work: Washington University in St. Louis, 1853-2003”, a Washington University History Book by Candace O’Connor. The material is arranged alphabetically by subject. Ephemeral and oversized items are listed at the end.
Various reports and documents prepared by the University to obtain accreditation from other institutions, or outlining requirements for obtaining such.
This collection is largely comprised of papers relating to alumni association meetings, early campaign drives, and early graduation lists. Some photographs and three-dimensional objects are also included.