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Subject Files, 1923-1981, undated, bulk: 1946-1962

 Series

Scope and Contents

Materials in this series pertain to numerous topics including adult education programs, Brandeis football, fundraising travel plans, speech materials, editorials, developments in higher education and a wide range of other issues. Documents include correspondence, memoranda, photographs, brochures, pamphlets, lists, news releases, schedules, speech transcripts, newspaper articles, journal articles, Brandeis publications, Brandeis application materials and scrapbooks. Photographs feature such notables as Albert Einstein, Golda Meir, Eleanor Roosevelt, Max Lerner, and other prominent Brandeis supporters.

Dates

  • 1923-1981, undated
  • Majority of material found in 1946-1962

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Some material is restricted; please consult the University Archivist. All materials must be reviewed before providing access, particularly those in the following series: Correspondence, Fundraising, Financial Operations, and Students.

Extent

From the Collection: 12 Linear Feet (11 record center boxes, 2 document boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

About Us

The Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department at Brandeis University consists of two collecting units, the University Archives and Special Collections. University Archives documents the history and development of Brandeis University and its faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Special Collections features a broad array of unique primary source materials across a wide range of disciplines that support research, teaching and learning at Brandeis. Learn more about our collections