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University of Chicago Library

Guide to the University of Chicago Department of Sociology Faculty Meeting Minutes 1926-1939

© 2006 University of Chicago Library

Descriptive Summary

Title:

University of Chicago. Department of Sociology. Faculty Meeting Minutes

Dates:

1926-1939

Size:

1 Volume

Repository:

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

Abstract:

This volume of Sociology Department minutes covers a 13 year period although minutes do not exist (or were not taken) for all meetings.

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Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: University of Chicago. Department of Sociology. Faculty Meeting Minutes, [Box #, Folder #], Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Historical Note

The University of Chicago Department of Sociology was founded in 1892 as the first academic department of sociology in the United States.

Scope Note

This volume of Sociology Department minutes covers a 13 year period although minutes do not exist (or were not taken) for all meetings.

As a rule the minutes are quite brief and cover some of the following issues: approval of thesis topics, results of student examinations, petitions to waive departmental requirements, scheduling of courses, and other routine matters of an administrative rather than a scholarly nature.

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Volume 1

Faculty Meeting Minutes, August 1926-August 1939