Guide to the Records of the Dartmouth College, Committee on Student Residence, 1933 - 1955Manuscript DA-265

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Title:

Guide to the Records of the Dartmouth College, Committee on Student Residence, 1933 - 1955

Call Number:

Manuscript DA-265

Collection Dates:

1933 - 1955

Size of Collection:

1 box ( .25 linear ft.)

Abstract:

In October 1933, the Trustees of Dartmouth College approved the creation of a committee to make regulations affecting all places of student residence. The records include meeting minutes, correspondence, memoranda, regulations and lists of available rooms and room assignments

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

Rauner Special Collections Library is open to the public and in most cases no appointment is necessary. The exception is in the case of materials stored off site for which there may be a delay of up to 48 hours in retrieval. Please consult the Access to Collection statement below or contact Rauner Reference.

Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

Records of the Committee on Student Residence consists of meeting minutes, memoranda, correspondence, student room assignments, list of off campus rooms for student residence, including approved and rejections list, and housing regulations.

Introduction

As a result of a vote in October 1933 of the Trustees of Dartmouth College, the President appointed a committee to make regulations affecting all places of student residence including dormitories, fraternity houses, and off-campus rooms. Standards concerning square footage per person, light and sanitary provisions were among the issues addressed by the Committee. The Trustees' vote also prohibited any student from rooming at any place which was not approved by the Committee on Student Residence.

Series, Box & Folder List

Series 26314, Committee files, 1933-1955

Meeting minutes, memoranda, lists of student room assignments, correspondence, and housing regulations.

Box: 5285, Dates: 1933-1955

Meeting minutes, memoranda, lists of student room assignments, correspondence, and housing regulations.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: Committee On Student Residence, 1933-1939
  • Folder: Committee On Student Residence, Lists, 1934-1955
  • Folder: Committee On Student Residence, Miscellaneous , 1938-1940

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