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Creator: Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). 75th Anniversary Committee.
Title:75th Anniversary Committee records
Dates:1962-1980 (bulk 1973)
Call Number:A42
Volume:1.00 cubic ft. (3 boxes)
Scope and Content Note:The collection documents the 75th anniversary convocation through programs, invitations, and memorabilia.  It contains documents and video tapes of several of the events and speeches, and organizational material.
Historical Note:On October 3, 1973, Northeastern officially celebrated the beginning of its 75th anniversary.  The convocation and opening ceremonies included an address by Senator Edward W. Brooke, a luncheon, and the presentation of faculty, administration, and alumni awards.  Other anniversary events included the "Employer Institute and Manpower Symposium" on November 8, 1973 (sponsored by the University, the US Office of Education, and the National Commission on Cooperative Education) and the conclusion of the Diamond Anniversary Development Program.
Arrangement:Arranged in one alphabetical sequence.
Subjects and Contributors:
  • Brooke, Edward W., b. 1919

  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). 75th Anniversary Committee
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Anniversaries, etc.

Restrictions:Records are closed for 25 years from the date of their creation, unless researchers have written permission from the creating office.
Processor:Finding aid prepared by Amy Bosworth, April 2000