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Chatham University

 Organization

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Chatham University Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: 2021.001
Scope and Contents

This collection contains meeting agendas, meeting minutes, correspondence, committee agendas and meeting minutes, presidential search records from a couple presidential searches in the mid to late 1900s, as well as other documents pertaining to the meetings and some photographs dating back to the 1800s. Additionally, information on a couple historic families and person was found and kept in this collection.

Dates: Created: 1869-2015; Other: Majority of material found in 1869 - 2006, 2009, 2011 - 2015

Chatham University Center for Regional Agriculture, Foodways, and Transformation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2018.008
Scope and Contents This collection documents the activities and programs of the Center for Regional Agriculture, Foodways, and Transformation (CRAFT) at Chatham University.  These documents include digital oral history recordings created as part of the “Babka and Beyond” and the “`Buckwheat’ County: The Agricultural History from Seed to Mill” and accompanying interview documentation such as release forms, interview transcripts, biographical information, interview summaries, and other administrative records...
Dates: Created: 2017-2019; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2018

Chatham University Commencement Programs

 Collection
Identifier: 2018.007
Abstract

Chartered in 1869, Chatham University (formerly Pennsylvania Female College, Pennsylvania College for Women, and Chatham College) is a fully coeducation insitution of higher education located in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania.  The Commencemetn Collection documents commencement excercises from 1870 to the present.  The collection primarily includes event programs, photographs, ephemera produced by Chatham University for the event.

Dates: Created: 1870-2018

Chatham University Faculty Manuals

 Collection
Identifier: 2019.004
Scope and Contents

This collection is compiled of manuals regarding basic faculty obligations and information, faculty advising manuals, revised faculty manuals, and testing administration manuals. The materials span from 1947 to 2004.

Dates: Created: 1947-2004

Chatham University Faculty Meeting Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: 2019.003
Scope and Contents This collection documents meetings of the Chatham University faculty from 1900 until 2015.  Consisting primarily of meeting minutes and agendas, both bound and unbound, the collection documents changes in staffing in all university departments, faculty compensation rates, college curriculum, scholarships and awards, campus initiatives—including student led initiatives—and events, collaborations with other organizations, secularization, and the activities of other campus committees.  Minutes...
Dates: Created: 1900-2005; Other: Majority of material found in 1960-1990

Chatham University Music Department Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2019.006
Scope and Contents This collection contains records created by the Chatham University Department of music between 1870 and 2016.  The collection contains significant gaps due to irregular deposit arrangements. Series I: Scrapbooks Sub-series A: Departmental Scrapbooks Scrapbooks in this subseries contain material relating to the Music Department of the Pennsylvania College for Women including concert programs, newspaper clippings relating to the program or program events, photographs of students, and...
Dates: Created: 1870-2016

Chatham University Rachel Carson Institute Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2019.005
Scope and Contents The Rachel Carson Institute Records includes documentation of the Institute’s administrative and outreach programing dating from 1986 – 2012.  All materials relate to the Institute’s mission to spread the environmental message of Rachel Carson, member of the Chatham class of 1929. Material types include: documents, reports, program flyers, event brochures, curriculum outlines, photographs, and a placard. Files pertaining to the Institute’s records on operating plans, monthly payroll, energy...
Dates: Created: 1986-2008, 2011-2012

Chatham University Student Handbooks

 Collection
Identifier: 2020.001
Scope and Contents The Chatham University College and University Student Handbook Collection is comprised of handbooks created to introduce students to rules and policies of the university.  Handbooks also provided a brief history of the institution, an overview of campus traditions and annual events, popular college songs, and advice for students. The main components of the Student Handbooks are the academic calendar, welcomes by the President and various other organizations, Student Government Constitution...
Dates: Created: 1923 – 1982, 1985 – 2003, 2011 - 2015

Chatham University Student Newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: 2021.002
Scope and Contents The Chatham University Student Newspapers Collection includes issues of the student newspaper produced between 1895 and 2018. Most issues were published during the academic year between the months of September and June of each year. The newspapers were produced by students of Chatham University (formerly Chatham College, Pennsylvania College for Women, and The Pennsylvania Female College). Topics presented in the collection relate to current events, campus activities and events, updates from...
Dates: Created: 1895-2018

Collection on Rachel Carson

 Collection
Identifier: 2018.004
Scope and Contents The Collection on Rachel Carson documents activities of Chatham University to collect, research, and promote the work and successes of Rachel Carson following her graduation from Pennsylvania College for Women (now Chatham University) in 1929. The collection includes copies of many, though not all, published writings by Rachel Carson dating from her years as a student at Pennsylvania College for Women (P.C.W.) and continuing throughout her career as a professional writer. The collection also...
Dates: Created: 1910-1964; Other: Majority of material found in 1925-1964

The Minor Bird Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019.001
Scope and Contents The Minor Bird Collection features issues of The Minor Bird from its initial time of publication in 1929, spanning to 2018. The collection is added to with regular accruals as new issues are published. The journal contains content including, but not limited to: poetry, prose, critical writing, drama, photography, visual art, and interviews with student writers and artists. Early issues of The Minor...
Dates: Created: 1929-1938, 1949-1992, 2005-2014, 2018

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Chatham University-- history-- sources 9
Chatham University--Archives 6
Women's colleges--United States—History—Sources 6
Education of Women--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh--History--Sources 3
Women -- Education--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh--History--Sources 3