Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 63 Collections and/or Records:
Office of Campus Activities Records
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of administrative records from the Lawrence University Office of Campus Activities, primarily dating from 1975 to 2004. Records document the Celebrate! Festival, fraternities and sororities on campus, and other functions of the office.
Office of Development Records
Scope and Contents This collection contains records of the Office of Development, and fund-raising records pre-dating the creation of this office, from 1847 to the present. Records include administrative and subject files, publications, event invitations, and campaign materials. Records documenting gifts to Lawrence, including early subscription books, gifts from corporations and individuals, endowed chairs and professorships, and grants, are also included.
Office of the President Papers, Minutes, and Reports
Scope and Contents This series of bound volumes contains records of the Office of the President dating from 1954 to 1978, during the tenures of Presidents Knight, Tarr, and Smith. Records include papers, minutes, and reports from various administrators, committees, and the Board of Trustees. Correspondence and minutes from the Associated Colleges of the Midwest and the Wisconsin Foundation of Independent Colleges are also included.
Select Committee on Planning Records
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records of the Select Committee on Planning dating from 1968 to 1970. President Curtis Tarr appointed the committee in 1968 and charged it with investigating the whole structure of the university and making recommendations for change to the faculty. It was chaired by Professor of Government Mojmir Povolny. Records include correspondence and memoranda, meeting minutes, reports, and records of all sub-committees. The final report, "Liberal Education at Lawrence," is...
Shattuck Hall of Music Collection
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials documenting the planning and construction of Shattuck Hall of Music, as well as the coincident renovation of the Memorial Chapel. Correspondence, meeting minutes, building specifications and plans, operational manuals, architectural renderings, photographs, and dedication materials are included. Materials date from 1989 to 1994.
Special Study Committee Records
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records from the Special Study Committee, a faculty committee appointed to study the curriculum at Lawrence, dating from 1952 to 1955. The work of the committee was supported by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation. Records consist of meeting minutes, correspondence, and reports (including what became known as the Troyer Report, named for the committee chair, Howard Troyer.)
Student Government Records
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the records of the bodies of student government preceding the establishment of the Lawrence University Community Council (LUCC) in 1968. These bodies included the Student Senate, the Student Executive Council, as well as women's student government organizations. Records primarily date from about 1910 to the early 1970s. Materials include constitutions and by-laws, handbooks, meeting minutes, correspondence, and reports.
Technology Advisory Committee Records
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records created by the Technology Advisory Committee, a standing committee of the faculty from 2002 to 2014. Materials include meeting agendas and minutes, memoranda and policy documents, and records of the Electronic Records Task Force.
The Lawrentian Records
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of photographs taken by staff of The Lawrentian for inclusion in articles, dating from 1995 to 2004. Subjects depicted include Conservatory, theatre, and athletic events, as well as other extracurricular activities. Two folders of administrative materials, including Board of Control minutes and correspondence, are included. 2022 and 2023 Lawrentian staff handbooks are also included.
Found in: Lawrence University Archives / The Lawrentian Records
Warch Campus Center Collection
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials documenting the planning and building of the Warch Campus Center, which opened in the fall of 2009. Subject files concerning various aspects of the project, including publicity, communications with the neighborhood, the building of the land bridge and river walk, accompanying Sage Hall renovations, and the LEED certification process, make up the bulk of the collection. Architectural project manuals, month end construction reports, and planning committee...