University of Utah Department of English records, 1931-1970  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
University of Utah. Department of English
Title
University of Utah Department of English records
Dates
1931-1970 (inclusive)
Quantity
4 linear feet
Collection Number
Acc0419
Summary
During the period covered by these records, department heads were Sherman Neff (1926-1952), Edwin Clapp (1953-1960), Jack Adamson (1960-1961), Harold Folland (1961-1964), Kenneth Eble (1964-1970), and Edward Lueders (1970-). This collection contains administrative and personal correspondence, announcements, and comprehensive examinations.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, University Archives and Records Management
University Archives and Records Management, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
666 Guardsman Way
Salt Lake City, UT
84112
Telephone: 801-581-8242
david.buhler@utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection contains administrative and personal correspondence, announcements, and comprehensive examinations. Included are records of Morton Donner relating to the NDEA English Institutes which he directed at the University of Utah in 1965 and 1966. Also included are letters of Howard Mumford Jones (folder "J"), Joseph Wood Krutch (folder "K"), and Wallace Stegner (folders "K", "L", and "S").

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: University of Utah Department of English records, Acc. 419, Box [ ]. University Archives and Records Management. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations:Acc. 419.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically by subject or author.

Related Materials

Acc 0050 (College of Letters and Science, 1947-1967); Acc 0235 (College of Letters and Science, 1967-1970)


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Chairman's Correspondence Files: A-GReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Container(s) Description Dates
box
1
Folder
1
A
1953-1968
2-3
B
1935-1968
4-5
C
1936-1968
6
Capitol Theatre
1966
7
Conference on College Competition and Communication
1958-1959
8
D
1947-1968
9
Dean's Office
1956-1967
10
Durham, G. Homer
(Restricted)
1953-1960
11
E
1947-1968
12
F
1952-1969
13
G
1942-1968

Chaiman's Correspondence Files: H - Modern Language AssociationReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2

Container(s) Description Dates
box
2
Folder
1-2
H
1948-1969
3
I
1953-1969
4
J
1941-1968
5
K
1953-1969
6
L
1953-1969
7
M
1948-1970
8
Mc
1953-1970
9
McMurrin, Sterling
(Restricted)
1954-1961
10
Modern Language Association
1966-1968

Chairman's Correspondence Files: N-WReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 3

Container(s) Description Dates
box
3
Folder
1
N
1955-1956
2
O
1953-1969
3
Olpin, A. Ray
1946-1964
4
P
1938-1970
5
R
1947-1969
6
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
1960-1967
7-8
S
1931-1969
9
T
1949-1968
10
U
1951-1966
11
University of Utah Alumni Association
1964
12
University of Utah Committee on Academic Freedom and Tenure
1958-1959
13
University of Utah Department of Public Relations
1960-1966
14
University of Utah Faculty Club
1967
15
University of Utah Institute for Technological Training
1960
16
University of Utah Research Committee
1964
17
Utah Council of Teachers
1958-1966
18
V
1965-1968
19
W
1947-1956

Chairman's Correspondence Files: W to Department NoticesReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 4

Container(s) Description Dates
box
4
Folder
1
Chairman's Correspondence Files - W
1957-1969
2
Chairman's Correspondence Files - Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation
1959-1962
3
Chairman's Correspondence Files - XYZ
1954-1967
4-8
Comprehensive Exams
undated; 1931-1966
9
Comprehensive Exams - Evaluation
1953-1966
10
Department Newsletters
1966-1967
11-15
Department Notices
1955-1960

Department Notices to Miscellaneous FilesReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 5

Container(s) Description Dates
box
5
Folder
1-8
Department Notices
1960-1969
9
Miscellaneous Files - Admission Policies and Scholarship Standards
undated
10
Miscellaneous Files - Comparative Literature Program
1963-1965
11-12
Miscellaneous Files - Departmental Budgets
(Folder 12 is restricted.)
1936-1946; 1959-1968
13
Miscellaneous Files - Departmental Reports and Questionnaires
1954-1966

Miscellaneous Files to 1965 NDEA English InstituteReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 6

Container(s) Description Dates
box
6
Folder
1
Miscellaneous Files - English for Foreign Students
1962
2
Miscellaneous Files - Facts About Freshman English at the University of Utah
1955
3
Miscellaneous Files - Fellowships
1957-1966
4
Miscellaneous Files - Financial Aids and Scholarships
1960-1964
5
Miscellaneous Files - General Education
1960-1961
6
Miscellaneous Files - Graduate Degrees Conferred Since 1909
1947
7
Miscellaneous Files - High School Writing Contest
1955-1956
8
Miscellaneous Files - KUED Program
1959
9
Miscellaneous Files - Language Arts Workshop
1962
10
Miscellaneous Files - Memberships and Subscriptions
1959-1960
11
Miscellaneous Files - Space Requirements
1959-1967
12
Miscellaneous Files - Staff
1956-1966
13
Miscellaneous Files - Suggested Reading List for Undergraduate English Majors
undated
14
Miscellaneous Files - Traffic and Parking
1965-1966
15
NDEA English Institute - Application and Selection Statistics
1965
16
NDEA English Institute - Composition Course
1965
17
NDEA English Institute - HEW Office of Education Contracts
1965
18
NDEA English Institute - HEW Office of Education Correspondence
1965
19
NDEA English Institute - HEW Office of Education Final Reports
1965
20
NDEA English Institute - HEW Office of Education Proposal
1964-1965
21
NDEA English Institute - HEW Office of Education Reports
1965
22
NDEA English Institute - Director
1965
23
NDEA English Institute - English Institute Materials Center
1965
24
NDEA English Institute - Form Letters to Applicants
1965
25
NDEA English Institute - General
1964-1965

1965 NDEA English InstituteReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 7

Container(s) Description Dates
box
7
Folder
1-2
Language Course
1965
2
Literature Course
1965
3-5
Participant Questionnaires
1965-1966
6
Participants
1965
7
Personnel
1965
8
Plan of Operation
1965

1965 NDEA English Institute to 1966 NDEA English InstituteReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 8

Container(s) Description Dates
box
8
Folder
1
Publicity
1965
2
Publicity Correspondence
1965
3
Residence Halls
1965
4
Special Events and Meetings
1965
5
Staff Correspondence
1964-1965
6
Staff Questionnaires
1965
7
Technical Report
1965
8
Text Publishers
1965
9
Texts
1965
10
Travel
1965
11
U. of U. Accounting Office
1965-1966
12
U. of U. Libraries
1965
13
U. of U. Office of Cooperative Research
1964-1965
14
U. of U. Summer School
1964-1965
15
Utah State Department of Public Instruction
1964-1965
16
Workshop
1965
17
Workshop Projects
1965
18
Certificates
1966
19
Class Schedules
1966
20
Composition Course
1966
21
HEW Office of Education Contracts
1966
22
HEW Office of Education Correspondence
1966
23
HEW Office of Education Final Reports
1966
24
HEW Office of Education Proposal
1966
25
HEW Office of Education Reports
1966
26
Director's Handbook
1966
27
English Institute Materials Center
1966
28
Form Letters to Applicants
1966
29
Language Course
1966
30
Letters to Principals of Participants
1965-1966
31
Literature Course
1966
32
Measurement Research Center
1966
33-34
Participant Questionnaires
1966
35
Participants
1966
36
Payroll
1966

1966 NDEA English InstituteReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 9

Container(s) Description Dates
box
9
Folder
1
Publicity Correspondence
1965-1966
2
Selection Procedures
1966
3
Staff Correspondence
1965-1966
4
Text Publishers
1965-1966
5
Travel
1965
6
U. of U. Accounting Office
1966
7
U. of U. Office of Cooperative Research
1965-1966
8
U. of U. Summer School
1965
9
Utah State Department of Public Instruction
1966
10
Workshop
1966
11-12
Workshop Projects
1966

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • American literature--Study and teaching--Utah--History
  • English literature--Study and teaching--Utah--History
  • Universities and colleges--Utah--Salt Lake City--History--Sources

Personal Names

  • Adamson, Jack, 1918-1975
  • Clapp, Edwin Roosa, 1902-
  • Donner, Morton
  • Eble, Kenneth Eugene
  • Folland, Harold F., 1906
  • Jones, Howard Mumford, 1892- --Correspondence
  • Krutch, Joseph Wood, 1893-1970--Correspondence
  • Lueders, Edward G., 1923-
  • Neff, Sherman Brown
  • Stegner, Wallace Earle, 1909- --Correspondence

Corporate Names

  • United States. National Defense Education Act
  • University of Utah--Archives
  • University of Utah--Faculty

Form or Genre Terms

  • Announcements
  • Correspondence
  • Examinations