North Carolina State University, Committees, Faculty Committee on Freshman Welfare Records 1934-1939

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North Carolina State College. Faculty Committee on Freshman Welfare
Size
0.5 linear feet (1 archival box)
Call number
UA 022.037
Access to materials

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access will require additional advanced notice. Copies of digital files will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request.

The North Carolina State College Faculty Committee on Freshman Welfare records contain records of the Housing Program general activities, including correspondence, forms, memoranda, newspaper clippings, and some published material, as well as the official correspondence of the Freshman Housing Program. Materials in this collection relate to the Freshman Welfare Committee, Freshman Counselors, and the Freshman dormitory experience, including housing information, rules, and forms for character evaluation. Counselor contracts are also included for 1937-1939, alongside correspondence related to the students' position as Counselor. Also included are records pertaining to the Character Guidance Program. The records span from J. W. Harrelson's request that Professor W. N. Hicks accept chairmanship of the Faculty Committee on Freshman Welfare in August of 1934 through 1939.

The North Carolina State College Faculty Committee on Freshman Welfare provided a means by which faculty could regulate the freshman experience through appointed students acting as Freshman Counselors. The Committee directed the State College Freshman Housing and Character Guidance Program.

Language

English

Biographical/historical note

The North Carolina State College Faculty Committee on Freshman Welfare provided a means by which faculty could regulate the freshman experience through appointed students acting as Freshman Counselors. The Committee directed the State College Freshman Housing and Character Guidance Program and began in 1934-1935.

Scope/content

The North Carolina State College Faculty Committee on Freshman Welfare records contain records of the Housing Program general activities, including correspondence, forms, memoranda, newspaper clippings, and some published material, as well as the official correspondence of the Freshman Housing Program. Materials in this collection relate to the Freshman Welfare Committee, Freshman Counselors, and the Freshman dormitory experience, including housing information, rules, and forms for character evaluation. Counselor contracts are also included for 1937-1939, alongside correspondence related to the students' position as Counselor. Also included are records pertaining to the Character Guidance Program. The records span from J. W. Harrelson's request that Professor W. N. Hicks accept chairmanship of the Faculty Committee on Freshman Welfare in August of 1934 through 1939.

Arrangement

Arranged by subject.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Committees, Faculty Committee on Freshman Welfare Records, UA 022.037, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Transferred by Faculty Committee on Freshman Welfare, North Carolina State College.

Processing information

Processed by Kelsey Chandler, August 2012. Finding aid created by Kelsey Chandler, August 2012.

Freshman Housing Program General Activities 1934-1939
Box 1, Folder 1
Freshman Housing Program Official Correspondence 1934-1939
Box 1, Folder 2
Freshman Counselor Contracts 1937-1938
Box 1, Folder 3
Freshman Counselor Contracts 1938-1939
Box 1, Folder 4

Access to the collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access will require additional advanced notice. Copies of digital files will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request.

For more information contact us via mail, phone, or our web form.

Mailing address:
Special Collections Research Center
Box 7111
Raleigh, NC, 27695-7111

Phone: (919) 515-2273

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Committees, Faculty Committee on Freshman Welfare Records, UA 022.037, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.