University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Manning (William Ray) Papers, 1914-1916



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Manning, William Ray
Title: Manning, William Ray Papers
Dates: 1914-1916
Abstract: The papers relate to the UT Faculty Committee on Student Advisors, and contain correspondence, questionnaires, committee reports, and miscellany.
Accession No.: 73-147
Extent: 2 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Dr. William Ray Manning served as chairman of the UT faculty committee on Faculty Advisors for Students. He was appointed by the UT president to study and propose a system of faculty advisors for the University students.


Scope and Contents

These papers contain correspondence, memoranda, notes, pamphlets, questionnaires, recommendations, reports, and tabulations from the Committee on Faculty Advisors for Students. Most notable in the papers is the questionnaire conducted by the committee whih polled various colleges and universities in the United States and Canada regarding their respective policies concerning faculty advisors for students.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Manning, William Ray.
Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas at Austin. Committee on Faculty Advisors for Students.
Places
Austin (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William Ray Manning Papers, 1914-1916, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Ralph L. Elder, January 1979.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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3C142 University of Texas Committee on Faculty Advisors for Students:
Correspondence, 1914-1916
Questionnaire, June 10, 1915
Questionnaire drafts, forms, and tabulations, 1915
Committee reports, recommendations, and miscellany, 1914-1916