Register of Diplomas and Certificates Awarded, 1877-1919, 1950-1971

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Title: Register of Diplomas and Certificates Awarded, 1877-1919, 1950-1971

Record Series: 04/16/11


Date: 1877-1919, 1950-1971

Extent: 3.42 linear feet, 3 boxes

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

Language: This material is entirely in English.

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Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the Register of Diplomas and Certificates Awarded collection, 1877-1919, 1950-1971, Archives Record Series 04/16/11, [box and folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Box 1:  1877-1908

The first register records the names of graduates from 1877-1908 as well as certificates granted on two year courses from 1876-1882.  Records are organized first by year, then class and course.  Student names are listed alphabetically with the degree and date received.  Date of marriage, married name, date of death, and military service are also recorded where relevant.  A duplicate copy of the first register is also included. 

Box 2:  1907-1919

Continuation of records in Box 1.

Box 3:  1950-1971

Two registers recording degrees conferred and diplomas awarded to graduates between 1950-1971.  Records are entered by graduation date and degree earned with students listed alphabetically.  Also included are notations indicating students' participation in the honors program and honors conferred upon graduation.

For summaries of attendance in each school term and of diplomas and certificates awarded, see also 04/16/12 Training School Reports, 1895-1934, pp. 81-83, 152-157, 164-169, and 186-187.

Processing Information

Finding aid written by University Archivist Gerald Peterson.  Prepared for the web by Assistant Archivist Dustin Witsman, January 2015. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, November 2017 and March 2018.  Linear Feet updated August 16, 2017.

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