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Found in 24 Collections and/or Records:

Archie Carter Dalton Papers

Identifier: DC0124s
Scope and Contents The collection consists of class notes taken by Mr. Dalton during his four years at Davidson, with most coming from his junion and senior academic years. Additionally, the collection includes works of creative writing interspersed in the notes. His academic work during his years at Davidson, as reflected in the class notes, included classes in the natural sciences such as mineralogy, geology, and organic chemistry, philosophy, ethics, political and economic theory, English literature, and...
Dates: 1874 - 1876

Center for Interdisciplinary Studies. Records

Identifier: RG03-09
Scope and Contents The records include annual reports, committee reports, and publications related to the program. The committee report is an evaluation of the program made in 1973.The publications include brochures and guidebooks. The photograph album documents CIS events from 1993 to 2001. The Frontis Johnston folder contains biographical information, correspondence and an untitled speech on higher education. The Department Review notebook contains information on the college, course descriptions and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1970 - 2013
Found in: College Archives

Chemistry Department. Records, bulk: 1898 - 2017

Identifier: RG03-05-04
Scope and Contents This collection consists of ledger books, correspondence, reports, and departmental publications. The Martin Letterpress books includes correspondence about payments to the Societas Fratrum fund, the building of Martin Chemical Laboratory, Davidson College Presbyterian Church Sunday School curriculum and activities, personal purchases and some family news. The Logan correspondence deals with textbook development and the lab books record his experiments. The Library correspondence includes...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1898 - 2017

Davidson College, Class of 1870 Compendium of Logic

Identifier: DC0311s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the printed 47 page volume. The inside covers the book have plates and marks from 3 different campus libraries. There is also a typed sheet with examples from the book showing content reflecting the historical era and race relations.

Dates: 1870

Development. Administrative Files, 1900-, 1900

Identifier: RG5-3-1
Scope and Contents

The records include files on the 1949 Campaign for Davidson, correspondence concerning Congolese students, a 1986 grant proposal to the PEW Foundation for Liberal Arts Enrichment, reports on Fund Raising activities, the Lucy C. Johnston Memorial Fund, the "Doc" White Memorial Fund, the Heath Whittle Track Fund, Dean Rusk Program events, copies of publications and program manuals.

Dates: 1900

Educational Studies. Records, bulk: 1961 - 2016

Identifier: RG03-13-03
Scope and Contents

The records consist of departmental administrative files, committee minutes, reports to the North Carolina Department of Education, documents for accreditation visits and project files. There is additional information on the program in RG 3/1.2.053, Faculty Committee on Teacher Education. Photographs of student teachers can be found in the Curricula- Education folders and there is a departmental T-shirt in the Artifact Collection (A-620).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1961 - 2016

Henry Hollingsworth Harris Collection

Identifier: DC0278s
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of an annotated textbook, a copy of an exam and a list of suggested readings for college students. The textbook is Outlines for Review of the Fundamental Principals of the Law and was probably used in Professor Currie's Political Science courses dealing with American Law. The exam is from Business 1 - Marketing.

Dates: 1931

Institutional Research. Self Study Records, 1965 - 1985

Identifier: RG02-29-03
Scope and Contents The Self Study files cover the period 1965 to 1997, with the majority of records being from the 1974 and 1985 Self Studies. The files include minutes of individual committees, reports of offices and departments, background documentation, the final reports to the Southern Association of College and Schools (SACS) and the reports of the Visiting Committees. These files provide information on the state of various departments and campus office and the recommendations made to change them in...
Dates: 1965 - 1985

Planning and Institutional Research. Strategic Plan Records, 1985 - 2002

Identifier: RG02-29-02
Scope and Contents Records of the Office of Institutional Research currently housed in the archives include Administrative, Strategic Plan, Self Study and Stuart Scholar files. The Administrative files cover the question of investments in South Africa, the College's Sesquicentennial, and early drafts of the Faculty Handbook (1981-1982). The Strategic Plan files document activities from 1985 to 1998 and include minutes and reports of task forces and committee, including the Priorities Planning Group and...
Dates: 1985 - 2002

Pre-Medical Program. Records, bulk: 1947 - 2012

Identifier: RG03-13-01
Scope and Contents The records include minutes of the Pre-Medical Committee, correspondence and reports relating to the committee and the program, copies of the brochures that describe the Pre-Medicine Program, news releases about the program, evaluation forms used by professors when evaluating pre-med students, and a copy of the Guidebook to the Program in 1973. Also included are a ledger documenting medical school placements of Davidson students, statistics on applications and acceptances and annual reports...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1947 - 2012