ELWYN B. ROBINSON DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS

CHESTER FRITZ LIBRARY

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA

GRAND FORKS , NORTH DAKOTA 58202

 

PRESIDENT'S OFFICE RECORDS-
PRESIDENTIAL SEARCH COMMITTEE

 

COLLECTION: UA# 43

 

DATES: 1970

 

SIZE: 1.75 linear feet

 

INTRODUCTION

ACQUISITION: The President’s Office Records, Presidential Search Committee was deposited into University Archives, likely by the Presidents Office.

 

ACCESS: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Department of Special Collections.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The President's Office Records- Presidential Search Committee consists of material related to the 1970 search for a President of the University of North Dakota.  This search lead to the hiring of Thomas Clifford in 1970.

The majority of the material consists of individual applicants for the Presidency and their corresponding files.  Files include letters of nomination, acceptance, and rejection, character references, telephone conversation transcripts, journal publications or articles written by the candidates, vitas and biographies.  Also included in the miscellaneous files are materials relating to the Search Committee, such as meeting minutes, interview times and dates, faculty impressions of candidates, miscellaneous correspondence, and ballots. 

BOX AND FOLDER INVENTORY

Box 1
Folder
Candidate Files

  1. Acker, Duance C.
  2. Adamson, Jack
  3. Babb, Albert L.
  4. Bailey, Dudley
  5. Barton, II., Jay
  6. Berg, Sherwood O.
  7. Bevan, William
  8. Bierman, Arthur K.
  9. Billington, Wilbur
  10. Bills, C. Wayne
  11. Bjork, Kenneth O.
  12. Blikre, Claire T.
  13. Boggs, Jim
  14. Bond, James G.
  15. Bonner, Thomas N.
  16. Bradley, William L.
  17. Brennan, John R.
  18. Briggs, Rodney A.
  19. Bryant, James R.
  20. Buker, Alden
  21. Bupp, Lamar P.
  22. Burr, Robert N.
  23. Burtenshaw, Claude J.
  24. Carbon, Max W.
  25. Cashman, Paul H.
  26. Castle, Emery N.
  27. Chalmers, John
  28. Chambers, George A.
  29. Chase, Harold W.
  30. Clark, David
  31. Clifford, Thomas
  32. Coonrod, Robert
  33. Corbett, Edward P. J.
  34. Craig, William G.
  35. Cross, Patricia K.
  36. Day, Harry P.
  37. Dayton, Irving E.
  38. Dedmon, Donald N.
  39. Difford, Winthrop C.
  40. Dilley, Frank
  41. Dittmer, Karl
  42. Dorn, William S.
  43. Dowgray, Jr., John
  44. Drake, George
  45. Emmons, Ardath H.
  46. Fay, Leo
  47. Fite, Gilbert C.
  48. Fjelstad, Ralph
  49. Fletcher, Alan
  50. Foster, Alfred
  51. Geiger, Louis G.
  52. George, Mel
  53. Gerritz, Ellsworth
  54. Gibson, James E.
  55. Glau, Jon E.
  56. Golseth, Anne
  57. Guy, William L.
  58. Haidler, William B. (Col. USAF)
  59. Hahn, Jr., T. Marshall
  60. Hambleton, William W.
  61. Handy, William J.
  62. Hause, J. Gilbert
  63. Hedahl, Beulah
  64. Hefner, Raymond
  65. Helgeson, Arlan
  66. Herndon, James F.
  67. Heywood, Stanley
  68. Hoelscher, Harold E.
  69. Horner, James T.
  70. Irmscher, William F.
  71. Johnson, Marvin D.
  72. Johnson, Rodney
  73. Jones, C. Clyde
  74. Jones, Howard R.
  75. Kelly, Edward J.
  76. Kennedy, Robert
  77. Kerr, William
  78. Kibarian, Barkev
  79. Kiehl, Elmer
  80. Kimel, William R.
  81. Kolstoe, Ralph H.
  82. Koltai, Leslie
  83. Kottman, Roy M.
  84. Kruh, Robert
  85. Laggett, Glen H.
  86. Lancaster, Otis E.
  87. Lavender, Harold
  88. Linnell, John V.
  89. Mandeville, Charles E.
  90. Marshall, W. R.
  91. May, Kenneth O.
  92. McFarland, Frank E.
  93. McKetta, John
  94. Meyer, E. Gerald
  95. Miller, James E. Jr.
  96. Miller, James G.
  97. Mitau, G. Theodore
  98. Morris, Robert G.
  99. Myers, Karl
  100. Murdock, John C.
  101. Nesius, Ernest
  102. O’Kelly, Bernhard
  103. Olsen, James K.
  104. Olson, Gordon
  105. Olson, James C.
  106. Overman, Glenn D.
  107. Owen, Russell M.
  108. Palladino, Nunzio J.
  109. Penson, Edward M.
  110. Perrone, Vito
  111. Peterson, Martha E.
  112. Peterson, Russell
  113. Pfuister, Allan O.
  114. Pierce, Elliot S.
  115. Pilcher, Palmer C.
  116. Pitzer, Kenneth
  117. Pound, Glenn S.
  118. Rhoads, Robert W.
  119. Reynolds, Dr. Joseph M.
  120. Riggs, Carl D.
  121. Rose, Milton E.
  122. Rosenblum, Victor G.
  123. Roskins, Ronald W.
  124. Roush, Donald
  125. Scherba, Gerald M.
  126. Schreiber, Raemer E.
  127. Sharp, Paul  F.
  128. Shupe, John W.
  129. Skipper, Jr., James K.
  130. Smith, Donald K.
  131. Smith, Floyd W.
  132. Smith, Thomas
  133. Spriestersbach, Duane C.

Box 2
Folder

  1. Spector, Robert M.
  2. Stanford, Clare P.
  3. Starr, Chauncey
  4. Stine, Richard D.
  5. Strother, George B.
  6. Thompson, Arthur T.
  7. Thompson, Lee P.
  8. Thompson, Theos J.
  9. Tietz, William J.
  10. Topper, Robert C.
  11. Townsend, Maurice K.
  12. Trautmann, Robert D.
  13. Udall, Stewart L.
  14. Urig, Robert
  15. Vander Werf, Clavin A.
  16. Vinocur, Jacob
  17. Walker, Robert H.
  18. Walters, Everett
  19. Walters, William
  20. Weaver, Lynn E.
  21. Werntz, James
  22. Weyl, F. Joachim
  23. Williams, Edwin
  24. Woodin, Martin D.
  25. Worner, Wayne Montell
  26. Young, Roy
  27. Zaffarano, Daniel J.
  28. Zeimke, Donald C.

Miscellaneous Presidential Search Committee Material

  1. Presidential Selection Committee File (Assorted Committee Meeting Minutes, Correspondence, Recommendations, and other Committee Material – in chronological order from 2/22/1970 – 10/30/1970)
  2. Committee File II  (Continued Committee Material in chronological order from 10/30/1970 – 12/04/1970)
  3. Ballots/Considerations File (Ballots for nominations and considerations of Presidential Candidates)
  4. Assigned Meetings of Candidates File (List of scheduled meetings and on campus interviews with candidates)

 


Original Donation: 1970 First Addition: 1992, 1999

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