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University of Chicago Library

Guide to the University of Chicago. Renaissance Seminar. Records 1963-1976

© 2006 University of Chicago Library

Descriptive Summary

Title:

University of Chicago. Renaissance Seminar. Records

Dates:

1963-1976

Size:

.5 linear ft. (2 boxes)

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

The Renaissance Seminar Records consist of correspondence between Seminar leaders Edward Lowinsky and Eric Cochrane, Seminar participants and guest lecturers (1964-1976). The collection also includes minutes, membership lists, and meeting notices (1964-1976).

Information on Use

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Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: University of Chicago. Renaissance Seminar. Records, [Box #, Folder #], Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Historical Note

The Renaissance Seminar began in 1963 at the University of Chicago. The group was founded by Edward Lowinsky, the Ferdinand Schevill Distinguished Service Professor of Music at the University of Chicago. The Seminar attracted participants from colleges and universities throughout the Midwest.

Scope Note

The Renaissance Seminar Records consist of correspondence between Seminar leaders Edward Lowinsky and Eric Cochrane, Seminar participants and guest lecturers (1964-1976). The collection also includes minutes, membership lists, and meeting notices (1964-1976).

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Box 1   Folder 1

Lowinsky Correspondence, 1963-1965

Box 1   Folder 2

Lowinsky Correspondence, A-H, 1965-1969

Box 1   Folder 3

Lowinsky Correspondence, H-Z, 1965-1969

Box 1   Folder 4

Lowinsky Correspondence, 1969-1971

Box 1   Folder 5

Lowinsky Correspondence, A-H, 1971-1976

Box 1   Folder 6

Lowinsky Correspondence, J-Q, 1971-1976

Box 1   Folder 7

Lowinsky Correspondence, R-Z, 1971-1976

Box 1   Folder 8

Cochrane Correspondence, 1971-1975

Box 2   Folder 1

Minutes, 1964-1965

Box 2   Folder 2

Minutes, 1966-1971

Box 2   Folder 3

Minutes, 1971-1975

Box 2   Folder 4

Member Lists and Meeting Announcements, 1964-1968

Box 2   Folder 5

Member Lists and Meeting Announcements, 1968-1971

Box 2   Folder 6

Member Lists and Meeting Announcements, 1971-1973

Box 2   Folder 7

Member Lists and Meeting Announcements, 1974-1976

Box 2   Folder 8

Member's Biographical Information, n.d.

Box 2   Folder 9

"The Renaissance Seminar, The University of Chicago, 1963-1973," Report, n.d.