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Title:School of Law records
Dates:1900-1998
Call Number:A06
List of Contents

Series:

1. Early History, 1900-1922, 1900-1922
Volume:0.25 cubic ft.
Arrangement:

This series is arranged in one alphabetical sequence.
Summary:

This series includes meeting minutes, reports, publications, programs, and examinations which document the early years of the School of Law.
BoxTitleDate
1Annual Meeting Minute Book1904-1922
1Commencement Programs1902-1914
1“Contracts”: Lecture Notes, Course Outline, Review Questions, and Examinations1915
Course Catalogs:
1Evening Institute1907-1908
24School of Law1909-1910, 1918-1919
1Examination Books1900-1902
1Law Faculty Minute Book1904-1907
1Massachusetts Bar Examinations1914, 1917
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2. Office of the Dean, n.d., 1936-1998
Volume:6.0 cubic ft.
Arrangement:

This series is arranged in one alphabetical sequence.
Summary:

Newsletters, reports, notes, publications, programs, directories, correspondence, newspaper clippings, handbooks, and yearbooks.
BoxTitleDate
1"American Bar Association. Council of the Section on Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar: Questionnaire"1942
2"American Bar Association. Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar: Inspection Questionnaire” (3 folders)1977
2Annual Report of the School of Law1976-1977
2, 27“Annual Report to the Court of Appeals of the State of New York” (5 folders)1973-1974
2“Association of American Law Schools: Reinspection Report”1977
2“Association of American Law Schools: Report and Recommendations of Evaluation Committee”1970
2“Black American Law Student Association”ca. 1975
24“Change in Legal Education? While Others Talk, Northeastern Law School Acts”n.d.
2Closing of the School of Law1953
Commencement
3Address – Judge A. Leon Higginbotham (audio cassette)1979
24“Graduation Bulletin”1938
3Honorary Citation – Benjamin Kaplan1981
3Honorary Degree Recipients1931-1974
3Instructions1978-1979
3Invitation1936
24Procedures, Academic Procession, and Memoranda (4 folders)1974-1976
3Speech – Alice Hageman1977
3“A Tribute to Ben Kaplan: Remembrances”1981
3Correspondence1974, 1978-1980, 1983, 1994
3Directory of Students, Staff, and Faculty of School of Law1983-1984
3Histories of the School of Law (2 folders)n.d., 1976-1983
3“International Programs and Activities: Annual Report”1979
3Juris Doctor Degree1971-1976
24“The Law as a Career”ca. 1938
Law Library
3Classification Scheme1973
3Floor Plann.d.
3“Law Library Guide”1994-1995
3Memorandum1977
26Seal Embossern.d.
3Lecture Notices1983, 1994-1995
3Memoranda1969, 1979-1988
3National Endowment for the Humanities: Grant for Professor Donald Berman's Project on Legal Problems of Population Influence1969
3Newspaper Clippings and Articles (4 folders)n.d., 1938-1995
24“Northeastern Law Review”1951
3Press Releasesn.d., 1965-1979
24“Proposal for Standing Committee to Aid the Dean in Preparing Reports, etc.” Jeff Lowenflesn.d.
24Public Relations: Newspaper Clippings and Articles re: NUSL and its Alumni1972-1977
3Reception Invitations and Programs1984, 1994
Registration
25Registration Bulletin (4 folders)1937-1941
25Schedule of Evening Classes (4 folders)1938-1942
3Reopening of the School of Lawn.d., 1964-1968
3-4, 25“Reports of the Dean” (5 folders)1990-1998
4School of Law Committee Organization for 1974-1975n.d.
4School of Law: The Nation's First on the Cooperative Planca. 1967
4School of Law Search Committee: Candidates for the Office of the Dean1971
4Statement of Acting Dean: Resignation of Dean John O'Bryne1977
4Statement by Dean and Faculty: Kent State University Incident1970
4"Student, Alumni, and Coop Employer Views of NUSL," Seligman with Freedman and Leechca. 1978
4, 25“Student Information Handbooks” (13 folders)1973-1993
Student Newsletters
4“Northeastern Law Forum”1970
4“Pro:Se”1976
4-15“WE Newsletter” (261 folders)1972-1995
Student Parody Publications
15Course Catalogsn.d.
15“Husky Herald”1983
15Newsletters
15“ME”1991
15“Oui”1981
15“US”1974, 1983
15“The Northeastern Review”1994
15“NUSL Magazine”ca. 1993
25Symposium, Schedule of Events1983
25Ten Year Planning Committee Report1978
25"Training Law Students Outside the Classroom: Some Experience and Some Comments," Thomas Campbelln.d.
15"The Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing but the Truth” (2 folders)n.d., 1982-1998
15-16Yearbooks (3 folders)1951-1953
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3. Development/Alumn(ae) Relations, n.d., 1917-1995
Volume:1.85 cubic ft.
Arrangement:

This series is arranged in one alphabetical sequence.
Summary:

Correspondence, programs, lists, publications, minutes, newspaper clippings, notes, directories, reports, and newsletters.
BoxTitleDate
Alumni
16“Alumni Day”1991
1620th Anniversary of Reopening of NUSL1988
16Annual Activities (7 folders)n.d., 1937-1964, 1973
16Ballots and Meetings (3 folders)1961-1980
16Campaign (for New Building)n.d., 1953
16Class Committee1966
16Class of
161936n.d., 1966
1619381948
16Constitution1944
16-17Correspondence (5 folders)n.d., 1937-1968
17Dinner Programs1917-1919, 1944-1988
17Dinners (4 folders)n.d., 1942-1984
17-18Directories (6 folders)1927, 1977-1993
18Executive Committee1975-1981
18Former Facultyn.d.
18Former Law Students' Addressesn.d.
25Fund Raising Form Lettersn.d.
18Husky Associatesn.d.
18Independent Alumnin.d.
18Key Men 1950n.d., 1937-1950
18Law Class Representatives1964
18Massachusetts Law Alumnin.d.
18Membership (3 folders)n.d., 1944-1963
18Newsletters
18Alumni Bulletinca. 1936
18Law School Alumni News1951-1954
18-19NewsBriefs (28 folders)1967-1968, 1970-1994
19-20Notices and Bulletins (6 folders)n.d., 1943-1963
20Officers1966-1967
20Officers and Executive Committee (2 folders)1952-1966
20Old Graduatesn.d., 1953-1964
20Proposals for New Building1966
20Reopening of the School of Lawn.d., 1964-1970
Reunions: Class of 
201917 (50th)1966
201921 (45th)1966
2019361938
20"This Special Place as We Know It...”ca. 1980
20Superior Court Justicesn.d., 1963-1965
20Supreme Court1979-1980
20"Ten Years Later...Where We Are Now”1986
Development
Buildings
20"Ethel and Reuben Gryzmish Hall”1970
20"Proposed Memorial to Honor William D. Lane”ca. 1971
20"Thomas E. Cargill Hall School of Law Complex”1983
20"William D. Lane Dean's Suite”1972
20Correspondence on Cooperative Education1964
20"Denise Carty-Bennia - Memorial Bar Award”1994
Fund Raising
20"Departure from Tradition”ca. 1979
25"Centennial Campaign - Building on Tradition of Innovation”ca. 1995
20"The Fund for the Public Interest”ca. 1985
25Gift Opportunitiesn.d.
25"NUSL Welcomes You to the Helgar Pictures by Andrew Wyeth”1987
25Notebook (Grace E. Curley)1970-1971
A Special Program for the School of Law
201963-19661963-1966
25Campaign Cabinet, S.A. Ledermann.d., 1966
21Gifts Prospects1963-1965
25Gifts Prospects Assignments to S.A. Ledermann.d., 1965, 1976-1977, 1984
21Master List1965-1966
25Year-End Report1965
21"NU Review"1967-1974
21"Proposal of David Bradlow for Funding by the Alumni Fund for Spring Co-op Job”n.d.
21"A Tradition of Innovation and Excellence”1994
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4. Admissions, n.d., 1941-1997
Volume:0.25 cubic ft.
Arrangement:

This series is arranged in one alphabetical sequence.
Summary:

Publications and catalogs.
BoxTitleDate
21Application1975, 1997
21"Bachelor of Arts of Sciences/Juris Doctor Degree Program"ca. 1990
25Brochuresca. 1995
21"Cooperative Education”n.d.
21-22, 25Course Catalogs (21 folders)1941-1996
22Notice: The Cooperative Plan: Combines the Classroom and the Law Officen.d.
22"People of Color and the Law"n.d.
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5. Cooperative Education, n.d., 1986-1990
Volume:0.10 cubic ft.
Arrangement:

This series is arranged in one alphabetical sequence.
Summary:

Handbooks and reports.
BoxTitleDate
22"Contemporary Model of Cooperative Supervision for Law Students and Legal Employers"1987
22Coop Placements1986
22"Coop Handbook," School of Lawn.d.
22"Employer Handbook," School of Lawca. 1990
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6. Placement/Career Services, n.d., 1974-1994
Volume:0.30 cubic ft.
Arrangement:

This series is arranged in one alphabetical sequence.
Summary:

Correspondence, directories, and publications.
BoxTitleDate
22Alumni Events
22Continuing Legal Education Lecture Series1979
22Fund Raising1975-1976
22Luncheon1978
22Party – Class of 1974n.d.
22Pizza Party1978
22Program Development Committeen.d.
Washington D.C.
22Cocktail Party1974-1977
22Party – Dean O'Bryne1976
23"Employment Survey and Directory”1976-1988
23"Eye on Public Interest" Newsletter1992-1994
23"Information for Prospective Employers”n.d., 1973-1974
25Internship and Recruitment Programs Handbookn.d.
25"Judicial Clerkship Handbooks”1981-1983
25“Legal Placement and Career Services”1989-1990
25"A Study of Employment Trends for the Years 1971-1977," Riemenschneider and Williams1978
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7. Publications, n.d., 1973-1998
Volume:0.30 cubic ft.
Arrangement:

This series is arranged in one alphabetical sequence.
Summary:

Facebooks and brochures
BoxTitleDate
24Facebooks: Classes of 1986-1997 (11 folders)1982-1993
24"Facts (1984/1985)," School of Law1984-1985
24"Guide to Legal Experts"1995-1996
25NU Forum1995-1998
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