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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

AAUP Material

University of Houston Libraries, Special Collections

American Association of University Professors, U. H. Chapter.

An Inventory of Holdings at the University of Houston Libraries



Descriptive Summary

Creator: American Association of University Professors. University of Houston Chapter
Title: American Association of University Professors, U. H. Chapter.
Dates: 1958-1968
Abstract: The University of Houston Chapter of the American Association of University Professors Records arrived at the archives in relatively good order, which has been maintained where possible. The collection consists mainly of documents directly related to the organization including the AAUP Constitution, minutes, bank statements, letters, correspondence, membership lists, and newsletters. For preservation and access reasons the collection has been re-boxed and re-foldered. New folder titles conform, as closely as possible, to original folder titles, except when the original was obviously incomplete, incorrect, or confusing. Original folder and item order has been maintained whenever possible. Exceptions were made when folders were obviously misfiled or when no order was apparent.
Identification: 1969-071
Quantity: 1.00 Linear Feet
Language of Materials The records are in English
Repository: Special Collections University of Houston Libraries

Historical Note

The purpose of the University of Houston Chapter of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) was to "facilitate a more effective cooperation among teachers and research scholars in the university community for the promotion of the interests of higher education and research and in general to increase the usefulness and advance the standards, ideals, and welfare of the profession."

As cited in the organization's Constitution, membership and voting was limited to members of the faculty of the University of Houston who were Active or Emeritus Members and Junior Members of the American Association of University Professors. Associate Members of the American Association of University Professors could be invited to meetings as the Executive Council deemed necessary.

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Scope and Contents

The University of Houston Chapter of the American Association of University Professors Records arrived at the archives in relatively good order, which has been maintained where possible. The collection consists mainly of documents directly related to the organization including the AAUP Constitution, minutes, bank statements, letters, correspondence, membership lists, and newsletters. For preservation and access reasons the collection has been re-boxed and re-foldered. New folder titles conform, as closely as possible, to original folder titles, except when the original was obviously incomplete, incorrect, or confusing. Original folder and item order has been maintained whenever possible. Exceptions were made when folders were obviously misfiled or when no order was apparent.

Forms part of the University Archives.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use Restrictions

Special Collections owns the physical items in our collections, but copyright normally belongs to the creator of the materials or their heirs. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, locating copyright holders, and abiding by current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies of Special Collections material in print or electronic form. For more information, consult the appropriate librarian.

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Index Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Corporate Name:
American Association of University Professors. University of Houston Chapter
University of Houston
Genre/Form of Material:
Bank statements
Correspondence
Minutes
Newsletters
Records

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

American Association of University Professors, U. H. Chapter, Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries.

Acquisition

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Detailed Description

 

AAUP Material

Box Folder
1 1 AAUP Constitution
2 AAUP Minutes 1958-59
3 AAUP Minutes 1961-62
4 AAUP Minutes 1961-62
5 AAUP Minutes 1963
6 AAUP Minutes 1964-65
7 AAUP Minutes 1966-67
8 Account Authorization & I.D. Card
9 Bank Statements 1963-64
10 Bank Statements 1964/65-67
11 Bank Statements 1967-68
12 Chapter Letters 1958-59
13 Chapter Letters 1960-61
14 Chapter Letters 1962-63
15 Chapter Letters 1964
16 Chapter Letters 1966-67
17 Correspondence 1958-1959
18 Correspondence 1960-61
19 Correspondence 1962-63
20 Correspondence 1964
21 Correspondence 1965-66
22 Correspondence 1967-68
23 Executive Council Minutes 1962-64
24 Executive Council Minutes 1965-66
25 Finances & Bills Paid 1961-63
26 Finances & Bills Paid 1964-66
27 Info. for Chapter Officers
28 Mailing Addresses (Members)
29 Membership Applications & Reply Forms
30 Membership 1959-60
31 Membership 1960-61
32 Membership 1962-63
33 Membership 1964
34 Membership 1965
35 Membership 1966
36 Membership 1967-68
37 Membership no date
38 Memo/Notices 1957-60
39 Memos/Newsletters 1961-62
40 Memos/Newsletters/Notices 1966-68
41 Miscellaneous
42 National Membership Brochures
43 Notes, Directions & Procedures for AAUP
44 Planning Committee
45 Salary Charts & Info. on Academic Salaries 1960/61-1965-66
46 Statements of Council Nominees
47 Statements on Government and College Universities
48 Texas Conference 1964-66
49 Treasurer's Report 1958-60
50 UH Campus Maps
51 West Texas State University-1967 Study of Texas College Libraries

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