Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Rice University Commencement files, 1916-current UA 342



creator Rice University
Title: Rice University Commencement files
Dates: 1916-current
Abstract: The Rice University Commencement files include programs, newsclippings and notes dating from the first commencement in 1916 up to the current day. A majority of the material has been digitized and is available online at http://scholarship.rice.edu/handle/1911/61371.
Identification: UA 342
Quantity: 6.6 Linear Feet (14 boxes)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

The Rice University Commencement Programs document Rice’s scholarly activities from the first graduating class in 1916 to the present. The programs and in some cases their accompanying documents detail trends in our history such as numbers and varieties of degrees granted. In more recent decades, names of graduates and dissertation titles are given.


Scope and Contents

The Rice University Commencement files include programs, newsclippings and notes dating from the first commencement in 1916 up to the current day. A majority of the material has been digitized and is available online at http://scholarship.rice.edu/handle/1911/61371.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research. Stored onsite at the Woodson Research Center.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish from this material must be obtrained through the Woodson Research Center.


Index Terms

programs (documents)
Texas -- History
notes

Related Materials

Much of this material has been digitized and is available online at http://scholarship.rice.edu/handle/1911/61371.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Rice University Commencement files, 1916-current, UA 342, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University


Detailed Description of the Collection

Class/commencement

Box Folder
1 1 1916
2 1917
3 1918
4 1919
5 1920
6 1921
7 1922
8 1923
9 1924
10 1925
11 1926
Box Folder
2 1 1927
Box Folder
1 2 1928
Box Folder
2 3 1929
Box Folder
1 4 1930
Box Folder
2 5 1931
6 1932
7 1933
8 1934
9 1935
Box Folder
3 1 1936
2 1937
3 1938
4 1939
5 1940
6 1941
7 1942
8 1943
Box Folder
4 1 1944 Feb.
2 1944 Oct.
3 1945
4 1946
5 1947
6 1948
7 1949
8 1950
Box Folder
5 1 1951
2 1952
3 1953
4 1954
5 1955
6 1956
Box Folder
6 1 1957
2 1958
3 1959
4 1960
Box Folder
7 1 1961
2 1962
3 1963
4 1964
Box Folder
8 1 1965
2 1966
3 1967
4 1968
5 1969
6 1970
7 1971
8 1972
Box Folder
9 1 1973
2 1974
3 1975
4 1976
5 1977
6 1978
7 1979
8 1980
9 1981
Box Folder
10 1 1982
2 1983
3 1984
4 1985
5 1986
6 1987
7 1988
Box Folder
11 1 1989
2 1990
3 1991
4 1992
5 1993
6 1994
7 1995
Box Folder
12 1 1996
2 1997
3 1998
4 1999
5 2000
6 2001
7 2002
Box Folder
13 1 2003
2 2004
3 2005
4 2006
5 2007
6 2008
7 2009
8 2010
Box Folder
14 1 2011
2 2012
3 2013
4 2014
5 2015
6 2016
7 2017