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University Audio Recordings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: LU-RG13-001
This collection contains audio recordings in analog, magnetic, and digital formats documenting the Lawrence University campus and community. The recordings date from 1947 to 2014. Events documented include Commencement ceremonies, lecture series (including Freshman Studies lectures), reunions and other alumni gatherings, news broadcasts, Conservatory programs, and more.  Researchers are encouraged to verify with staff the format of individual items and availability for immediate use. Many items in this collection will require preservation reformatting before they can be used.

Dates

  • 1947-2014

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Lawrence University does not hold the copyright for all materials in this collection. Uses beyond those allowed for fair use under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) require the researcher to secure permission from the copyright holder.

Extent

388.00 items (12 boxes)

1.22 Gigabytes

Arrangement Note

This collection is arranged in 9 series by subject: 1. Alumni and Reunions, 1991-2014 2. Arts Productions, 1947-2003 3. Campus Events, 1955-2000 3. Commencements, 4. Convocations, 1964-2002 5. Lectures, 1970-2003 6. Milwaukee-Downer College, 1949-circa 2005 7. News Broadcasts, 1965-2005 8. Unknown, undated

Technical Access Requirements

Some items will require preservation reformatting prior to use.

Method of Acquisition

Recordings were transferred from various offices on campus over a period of many years.

Accruals and Additions

Additional material will be added to this collection on an ongoing basis.

Related Materials

Some University recordings, particularly convocation lectures and Commencement ceremonies, are available in the library's circulating collection.

Separated Materials

Duplicate copies of recordings were discarded in most cases.

Processing Information

Processed by Sasha Ross and Erin Dix, 2012.

Creator

Title
Archon Finding Aid Title
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

Contact:
Seeley G. Mudd Library
113 South Lawe Street
Appleton WI 54911 US
(920) 832-6753