Letter from President James R. Killian, Jr. Regarding the Convocation Cancellation, 1957 January 22
Scope and Contents of the Collection
Series 1A, boxes 1-22, consists of press releases arranged chronologically by the date of release. Dates covered are as follows: 1950 October - 1974 October; 1975 January - June; 1977 March - 1981 July; 1986-1987; 1993-1994. These have been digitized.
Series 1B, boxes 1-2, consists of material relating to the MIT Centennial in 1961.
Series 2, boxes 7-10, 12a, 12b, 13-63, contains the remainder of the records, which are subject files primarily concerning topics on which press releases were issued. The material includes budget information, correspondence, mailing lists, newspaper clippings, press releases, printed material, and reports. There is some administrative correspondence. There are holdings of the News Office publication "The Observer", a montly booklet of newspaper clips mailed to parents of students. Also included are archived version of the MIT News Office website spanning from 2017 through the present.
Series 3, boxes 64-65, comprises Calendars of Events published by the MIT News Office between 1946 and 1967. The series contains an incomplete run of issues.
- 1957 January 22
Conditions Governing Access note
No access restrictions: Open to the World
Conditions Governing Use note
Copyright Massachusetts Institute of Technology
From the Collection: 56.1 Cubic Feet (53 record cartons, 7 manuscript boxes, 4 half manuscript boxes, 1 flat storage box)
Language of Materials
From the File: English
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Office of the President (Organization)
- Killian, James Rhyne, 1904-1988 (Person)
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