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Records of the Office of Administration and Finance

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-005
Scope and Contents The records of the Office of Administration and Finance span the years 1877 through 2020 with the bulk from 1969-1978 and 2016-2019. Included are administrative correspondence, meeting minutes and agendas, policies, and building histories. The collection is organized according to the institution’s 2019 organizational chart into the following 10 series: Administration, Administrative Council, General Business, Human Resources, Facilities Management and Planning, Department of Public Safety,...
Dates: 1877-2022, bulk 1969-1978, 2016-2019

Records of the President

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-002
Overview The principals/presidents of the institution are elected by the Board of Trustees. In 1872, the Board of Trustees elected George P. Beard as the first principal of the Cumberland Valley Normal School. The Board of Trustees reserved the right to choose each principal/president of the school until sometime in the 20th century when the Board of Trustees began to use a Presidential Selection Committee that was represented by members from the "faculty, student body, alumni, and Board of Trustees"...
Dates: 1872-2022, bulk 1940-1980

Records of the Vice President for Student Affairs

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-006
Scope and Contents This collection documents the activities of the unit of Student Affairs and all the departments that fall within their jurisdiction and spans the years as early as 1874-2020 with the bulk from 1964-1980 and 1990-2017. The changes of the unit's organization are noted within the Sub-Groups and Series descriptions. Included in this record group are the following document types: correspondence, meeting agendas/minutes, reports, schedules, programs, surveys, publications, publicity materials,...
Dates: 1874-2022, bulk 1964-1980 and 1990-2017

Richard McLeod Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-08
Scope and Content Note The bulk of this collection is comprised of Richard McLeod’s research and draft materials for his unpublished manuscript, Working With Their Hands: Artisans in Philadelphia 1800-1850. This manuscript is a revision and expansion of his doctoral thesis, The Philadelphia Artisan 1828- 1850, which was completed in 1971. Working With Their Hands is an analysis of the early nineteenth century urban artisan and intends to clarify the distinction between the terms “artisan” and “working class.”...
Dates: 1967 - 2014

Shippensburg State College Popular Culture Sound Archives Collection

 Collection
Identifier: NA
Scope and Content Note This collection contains oral history interview sound recordings conducted by a Shippensburg State College professor and students for a Sociology Popular Culture course from 1977-1981.Included are cassette recordings, interview summary and biography sheets, transcripts, release forms, resumes, photographs, brochures, letters, and newspaper articles. All interviews were conducted by students and course instructor Elizabeth J. Thompson at either the College or in a location of importance to the...
Dates: 1977 - 1981

Shippensburg University Oral History Project Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-02
Scope and Contents Note This collection contains materials created by Shippensburg University undergraduate students of Dr. Steven Burg’s Theory and Practice of History classes between 2009 and 2012 and the Shippensburg University Center for Applied History. Additional materials were collected by the Shippensburg University Center for Applied History. Included are oral history transcripts, audio recordings on CD, recollections of former students, student papers, and release forms. The records are arranged in 4 series:...
Dates: 2009 - 2012

Shippensburg University Scrapbook Collection

 Collection
Identifier: None
Scope and Content Note This collection contains scrapbooks compiled by students, alumni, and staff of Cumberland Valley State Normal School, Shippensburg State Teachers College, Shippensburg State College, and Shippensburg University. A majority of the scrapbooks in the collection are books termed “yearbooks,” which contain a variety of invitations, programs, clippings, dance cards, menus, minutes, schedules, and membership lists pertaining to specific academic years. The creators of these yearbooks are unknown....
Dates: 1883 - 1984