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Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Associate Provost for the Arts records, Associate Provost Ellen Harris and Associate Provost Alan Brody

Identifier: AC-0591

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Scope and Contents

This collection contains records from the tenures of Associate Provosts for the Arts Ellen T. Harris and Alan Brody.


  • Creation: 1989 - 2006


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Historical note

The position of Associate Provost for the Arts was created in 1989 as the final fulfillment of a set of recommendations made in November 1987 by the Arts Review Committee.

Ellen T. Harris was Associate Provost from 1989-1995, Alan Brody (1995-2006), Philip S. Khoury (2006--).


9 Cubic Feet (9 record cartons)

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Physical Location

Materials are stored off-site. Advance notice is required for use.

Processing Information note

Some collection descriptions are based on legacy data and may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies. Description may change pending verification. Please contact the MIT Department of Distinctive Collections if you notice any errors or discrepancies.

Preliminary Inventory to the Records of the Associate Provost for the Arts
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Revision Statements

  • 2021-02-22: Scope and Content note added by Lana Mason, archives assistant.

Repository Details

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