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United States Bicentennial Committee, Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 714

Scope and Contents

The records consist of memoranda, subject files, publications, minutes, and related objects documenting the activities and operations of the Yale United States Bicentennial Committee.

Dates

  • 1970-1977

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Arrangement

The records are arranged by type of material.

Extent

6.75 Linear Feet (8 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ru.0714

Overview

The records consist of memoranda, subject files, publications, minutes, and related objects documenting the activities and operations of the Yale United States Bicentennial Committee.

Biographical / Historical

The committee was formed in 1975 to coordinate Yale University's participation in national and state activities commemorating the bicentennial of the United States of America in 1976. Robin W. Winks, a professor of history, served as chairman of the committee, which disbanded in 1977.

General note

Forms part of Yale Record Group 6 (YRG 6), Records of Yale committees.
Title
Guide to the United States Bicentennial Committee, Yale University, Records
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Daniel Hartwig
Date
January 2008
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
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New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
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(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

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