ELWYN B. ROBINSON DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
CHESTER FRITZ LIBRARY
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA
GRAND FORKS, NORTH DAKOTA 58202

ANTHROPOLOGY DEPARTMENT RECORDS

COLLECTION: UA# 97

DATES: 1965 - 2001

SIZE: .5 linear feet

INTRODUCTION

ACQUISTION: The Anthropology Department records were deposited in the University Archives Collections on July 11, 2003 by Melinda Leach, Anthropology Department (RCN# 2003 - 0015).

ACCESS: Available for inspection under the Rules and Regulations of the Department of Special Collections.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection contains various administrative and faculty documents from the Anthropology Department. The administrative files consist of bylaws and policies of the department concerning research funds, artifact acquisition, and faculty expectations. Various reports, memoranda, and correspondence are included regarding the overhaul of the department and curriculum. There is also material regarding the North Dakota Intertribal Reinterment Committee, various endowment funds, meeting minutes for different departmental committees, and various correspondence. Also included are newspaper clippings about the department, faculty members, the university, and the state of North Dakota.

The faculty files contain specific information about various faculty members in the Anthropology Department. These files contain information such as: curriculum vitas, academic records, correspondence and memoranda regarding positions and employment within the department (including letters of recommendation, memoranda of appointment and reappointment, etc...), copies of manuscripts written by the faculty member, and newspaper clippings.

BOX AND FOLDER INVENTORY

Box 1
Administrative Files
Folder

  1. Department bylaws: 1985 - 1989 Annual reports: 1972 - 1979
  2. Miscellaneous information associated with the annual reports: 1967 - 1982
  3. Administrative correspondence: 1981 - 1989
  4. Anthropology department employment policies: April 1985 - March 1990
  5. Department overhaul including: reports on problems about the department, 1979 departmental review by people from Tennessee, department name change, course changes: 1974 - 1985
  6. General Education Requirement Committee documents: 1986 - 1991
  7. Research Committee Meeting minutes and memoranda: September 1989 - May 1991
  8. Research fund information: 1989 - 1990
  9. Newspaper clippings and copies about the Anthropology Department and the University of North Dakota: 1975 - 2001
  10. North Dakota Intertribal Reinterment Committee papers and newspaper clippings: 1983 - 1990
  11. Alfred Bowers letter and fund information: 1983 - 1988
  12. Dickinson Family Endowment Agreement: 1990
  13. Standards for Archaeological Collections - Artifacts: 1988

Faculty Personnel Files
Folder

  1. Ahler, Janet: 1974 - 1977
  2. Berry, James: 1973 - 1976
  3. Fowler, William R., Jr.: 1981 - 1987
  4. Carmichael, Glen Alan, Jr.: 1965 - 1977
  5. Fox, Richard: 1977 - 1991
  6. Khera, Sigrid: 1972 - 1985
  7. Loendorf, Larry: 1983 - 1995
  8. Michael, Barbara J.: 1988 - 1989
  9. Nabokov, Peter: 1981 - 1982
  10. O'Brien, Lyle Lynn: 1978 - 1979
  11. Faculty Quarterly reports of faculty activity: 1978 - 1980

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