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Degrees, Academic

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works on the titles awarded by universities and colleges upon completion of a program of study. Works on the documents issued to students by educational institutions that show records of graduation and/or conferments of academic degrees are entered under Diplomas.

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Samuel Rogers Andrew, secretary of Yale College, correspondence

 Collection
Call Number: RU 1027
Overview: The records consist of correspondence maintained by Samuel Rogers Andrew, Yale Secretary, regarding honorary degree candidates and a request for admittance.
Dates: 1847-1854

Committee on Bachelor of Arts Degree, Yale College, Records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 583
Overview: The records consist of petitions and policies documenting the Committee on the Bachelor of Arts Degree at Yale College.
Dates: 1898-1928

Franklin B. Dexter, secretary of Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 51
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, subject files, and related materials concerning Yale Corporation affairs, scholarships and prizes, honorary degrees, and other activities administered by the secretary's office during the tenure of Franklin B. Dexter, 1869-1899.
Dates: 1833-1910

Elizur Goodrich, Secretary of the Yale Corporation, correspondence

 Collection
Call Number: RU 1026
Overview: The records consist of correspondence maintained by Elizur Goodrich, Yale Secretary, regarding honorary degree candidates.
Dates: 1825-1846

Reuben A. Holden, secretary of Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 19
Overview: The records primarily document the ongoing functions of the Yale secretary's office, 1953-1971, during Reuben A. Holden's tenure as secretary. Series III includes the materials most closely associated with these functions, such as comprehensive files of annual and special reports, as well as documentation on Yale commencement ceremonies, honorary degree recipients, lectureships, prizes and scholarships, the university council committee, buildings dedication and use, and special events at Yale...
Dates: 1901-1972

Secretary's office, Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 49
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, subject files, reports, and related materials concerning alumni relations, Corporation affairs, the dedication and use of Yale buildings, commemorations and memorials, commencement activities, Yale traditions, honorary degrees, lectures, prizes, and war activities. Also included are records of the Council Committee on Publications, and annual reports from schools, departments, and offices.
Dates: 1899-1953

Secretary's office, Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 52
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, subject files, degree records, reports, logs, and minutes documenting lectures; the Yale Corporation; honors, awards and prizes; the University Council; events and commemorations; commencement; community relations; and other matters handled by the secretary's office, primarily during and after the tenure of Henry Chauncey, Jr. Also included are minutes of the Council of Masters, Corporation index records, photographs of Yale regalia, and a DVD video...
Dates: 1838-2007

Yale College records concerning the five year bachelor of arts program

 Collection
Call Number: RU 594
Overview: The records consist of memoranda, correspondence, and reports documenting the activities and operations of the Yale College five year bachelor of arts program. Included are materials concerning finances, foreign students and international study, selection committees, post-selection communications, and non-profit organizations.
Dates: 1964-1979