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Yale University's 300th anniversary commemoration records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 884

Scope and Contents

The records document the work of the Tercentennial Office. Included are the records of Janet Lindner concerning planning of the tercentennial celebration, correspondence, subject files, video recordings, records of the Tercentennial Planning Committee, and the Tercentennial website. Also included is a poem by John Hollander, a speech by Robin Winks, printed material, news clippings, memorabilia commemorating Yale's 300th anniversary, and records for the Tercentennial celebration in Asia.

Dates

  • 1995-2002

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Access to the materials is partially restricted. See inventory for details.

Original audiovisual materials, as well as preservation and duplicating masters, may not be played. Researchers must consult use copies, or if none exist must pay for a use copy, which is retained by the repository. Researchers wishing to obtain an additional copy for their personal use should consult Copying Services information on the Manuscripts and Archives web site.

Copies of commercially produced audiovisual materials contained in this collection cannot be made for researcher use outside of the repository.

Original computer files may not be accessed due to their fragility. Researchers must consult access copies.

Arrangement

The records are arranged by accession.

Extent

35.63 Linear Feet

2549.96 Megabytes

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.0884

Overview

The records document the work of the Tercentennial Office. Included are the records of Janet Lindner concerning planning of the tercentennial celebration, correspondence, subject files, video recordings, records of the Tercentennial Planning Committee, and the Tercentennial website. Also included is a poem by John Hollander, a speech by Robin Winks, printed material, news clippings, memorabilia commemorating Yale's 300th anniversary, and records for the Tercentennial celebration in Asia.

General note

Forms part of Yale Record Group 2-A (YRG 2-A), Records of the Yale president's office.
Title
Guide to the Yale University's 300th Anniversary Commemoration Records
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Daniel Hartwig and staff of Manuscripts and Archives
Date
November 2007
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
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

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

Opening Hours