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Publications, 1915 - 1974

 Series

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The IU-Indianapolis Downtown Campus records document IU’s undergraduate program in Indianapolis in the years prior to the creation of IUPUI. Most of the records relate to the activities of Downtown Campus administrators and faculty, but various newspapers and newsletters provide information about student life. The records are divided into six series:

Director/Dean Records, 1950-1974, consist of the records of the chief administrative officer of the Downtown Campus. The position was known as officer-in-charge from 1916 to 1946, director from 1946 to 1966, and dean from 1966 until the Downtown Campus was dissolved as an administrative unit in 1972. The records contain correspondence, reports, and committee records.

Administrative Records, 1951-1985, consist of records relating to the day-to-day operations of the Downtown Campus. The series includes records from assistant directors and other administrators. The records contain correspondence and reports.

Academic Records, 1959-1973, consist of records relating to the academic programs of the Downtown Campus. The records contain correspondence and course information.

Faculty Records, 1952-1971, consist of records relating to the faculty of the Downtown Campus. Many of the records relate to the Downtown Campus Faculty Assembly. The records contain correspondence, faculty rosters and committee minutes.

Student Records, 1961-1971, consist of records relating to the students of the Downtown Campus. The records contain a report about students and financial records relating to student organizations.

Publications, 1915-1974, contain newspapers and newsletters, bulletins, and handbooks.

Dates

  • 1915 - 1974

Creator

Language of Materials

From the Collection: The materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Records dealing with individual student records are restricted. The copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code)) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.

Extent

From the Collection: 8.7 Cubic Feet (7 cartons, 1 document box, 3 flat boxes)