Department of Education and Psychology Subject Files, 1953-1970

Collection Overview

Title: Department of Education and Psychology Subject Files, 1953-1970

Record Series: 13/01/01 [Box 81-100]

Record Group:

13/01/01 Office of the Dean Collection

Creator: Bishop, Clifford

Date: 1953-1970

Extent: 20 boxes (8.34 feet)

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: Materials entirely in English.

Information for Users

Accessing the Collection:

No restrictions. Materials are open for research.

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Scope and Content

These papers are largely the official papers of Professor Clifford L. Bishop produced while he was head of the Department of Education and Psychology at UNI. This department was the predecessor of the College of Education.


Boxes 1-3 - Board of Review material

Box 4 - Department financial records

Boxes 5-6 - Education graduate student files

Box 7 - Graduate studies in education

Box 8 - Textbook lists, 1953-1970; class schedules, 1953-1970

Box 9 - Departmental budget proposals

Boxes 10-13 - Probationary staff evaluations, 1961-1970

Boxes 14-16 - Miscellaneous material including staff load and cost studies

Box 17 - NCATE Report, 1974

Boxes 18-19 - Education Center plans and specifications

Box 20 - Miscellaneous reports

  • Faculty Rules and Regulations for Education, 1968
  • Proposed Reorganization, 1970


Processing Information

Collection initially arranged by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, late 1970s; prepared for the Web by Assistant Archivist Dustin S. Witsman, March 2015. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, December 2017 and April 2018. Linear Feet updated August 30, 2017.