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College of Humanities records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 464

Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence, memoranda, faculty load reports, budget reports, curriculum, catalog material, registration, scholarship and fellowship information. Also includes information concerning various departments, data processing reports, college enrollment and grades, and faculty personnel files.

Dates

  • 1918-1965

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Restricted. Closed for 50 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Restriction Policy. Requests to access restricted materials in the University Archives should be submitted to the University Archivist.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Records of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is an academic unit at Brigham Young University. Formed in 1954 in the division of the earlier College of Arts and Sciences, the college was responsible for administering the academic departments related to languages, literature, history, political science, archaeology, psychology, and sociology. In 1965 it was again divided to create the College of Humanities and the College of Social Sciences.

Extent

20 boxes (10 linear ft.)

Language

English

Abstract

Includes correspondence, memoranda, faculty load reports, budget reports, curriculum, catalog material, registration, scholarship and fellowship information. Also includes information concerning various departments, data processing reports, college enrollment and grades, and faculty personnel files.

Arrangement

Arranged into seven series: 1. College of Humanities and Social Sciences correspondence, 1960-1962. 2. College of Humanities and Social Sciences subject files, 1928-1962. 3. College of Humanities and Social Sciences correspondence, 1954-1963. 4. College of Humanities and Social Sciences subject files, 1954-1962. 5. College of Humanities subject and correspondence files, 1955-1969. 6. College of Humanities and Social Sciences data processing reports, 1955-1965. 7. College of Humanities and Social Sciences faculty files, 1918-1962.

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed finding aid is available in print in the repository.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/UA464.xml

Custodial History

Materials were transferred from The College of Humanaties and Social Sciences.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Appraisal

Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).

Related Materials

For additional records of the College of Humanities, see also U.A. 568 (College of Social Sciences formerly part of College of Humanities).

Processing Information

Processed; Hollis Scott.
Title
Register of the College of Humanities records
Status
Completed
Author
James Cloward and Hollis Scott
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Sponsor
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States