American Association of University Professors. University of Oregon Chapter records, 1925-1979  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
American Association of University Professors. University of Oregon Chapter
Title
American Association of University Professors. University of Oregon Chapter records
Dates
1925-1979 (inclusive)
Quantity
3 linear feet, (2 containers)  :  2 record storage boxes
Collection Number
UA 098
Summary
The American Association of University Professors' (AAUP) purpose is to advance academic freedom and to ensure higher education's contribution to the common good. Records include correspondence, minutes, committee reports, membership lists, programs, office files, faculty unions and bargaining information, hearings and legal records, salary research materials, and records on the 1952 Loyalty Oath controversy.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

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Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).


Historical NoteReturn to Top

The American Association of University Professors' (AAUP) purpose is to advance academic freedom and shared governance, to define fundamental professional values and standards for higher education, and to ensure higher education's contribution to the common good. The AAUP is a national organization with chapters at colleges and universities around the country.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Records of the local University of Oregon chapter include correspondence, minutes, committee reports, membership lists, programs, office files, salary research materials, and records on the 1952 Loyalty Oath controversy. Records may not be inclusive for all years.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Academic freedom--Oregon--Eugene
  • Academic freedom--United States
  • Loyalty oaths--United States
  • Teaching, Freedom of--Oregon--Eugene
  • Teaching, Freedom of--United States

Corporate Names

  • American Association of University Professors
  • University of Oregon--Faculty

Form or Genre Terms

  • Correspondence
  • Records (documents)