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Office of the Provost and Dean of the Faculty Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: LU-RG04-047
This collection contains records of the Office of the Provost and Dean of the Faculty, and functionally related records pre-dating the creation of this office, from 1891 to the present. Previous titles of the Provost and Dean of the Faculty include the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Academic Dean. Records include files of the dean, annual reports submitted by faculty, records of grants made to faculty, and files documenting other subjects related to faculty and the academic program at Lawrence.


  • 1891-2018


Conditions Governing Access

Most records in this collection are classified as General University Records and are thus closed for 20 years beyond the date of creation. Other files might contain confidential information - these are closed for 75 years beyond the date of creation. Contact the Archives for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights and copyright reside with Lawrence University. For uses beyond those allowed for fair use under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.), please contact the University Archivist.


18.60 Linear Feet (29 boxes)

56 Megabytes

Method of Acquisition

Faculty annual reports, 1992-2008, and files on fellowships, the Harrison Symposium, general education requirements, the Waseda program, the William Schutte grant, and the London Centre transferred to the Archives by Sharon Marks in August 2009. Faculty achievement files transferred to the Archives 2007-12-21. Faculty annual reports 2013-1024, Povolny Lecture Series annual report 2015-2016, and additional faculty annual reports 1993-1994 transferred to the Archives 2022-01--19 by Sharon Marks. All other materials acquired prior to 2005.

Processing Information

Minimally processed by Erin Dix, 2015


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Revision Statements

  • 2016-12: Box numbers revised

Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

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