Term and Entrance Registers, 1877-1922

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Title: Term and Entrance Registers, 1877-1922

Record Series: 04/16/07

Creator: ISNS, ISTC

Date: 1877-1922 (with gaps)

Extent: 11.79 linear feet, 10 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 Term and Entrance Registers collection, 1877-1922, Archives Record Series 04/16/07, [box and folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Boxes 1-5:  Entrance Registers  Fall, 1889-Spring, 1915

There is one volume per school year (Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring) in which the students' names are entered alphabetically by last name.  These registers record the student's name, hometown, college address, terms enrolled, course assigned, and county represented.

Box 6:  Term Registers  September, 1877-September, 1879; Fall, 1887-Spring, 1888; Fall, 1893-Spring, 1903; Summer, 1903-Summer, 1911; Fall, 1911-Spring, 1921

These registers record student name, age, terms enrolled, course assigned, date of entrance, grade of certification, terms of teaching experience, and high school attended.

Box 7:  Preparatory Class Registers  Fall, 1899-Spring, 1910

These two volumes record the students' names, courses, terms, and grade.

Box 8:  World War II records

Records of military personnel who took college work while in military training on campus.  Included are cadet schedules, material relating to WAVES, reports on grades, correspondence, degrees granted, and Army Air Crew information (both active and inactive).

Box 9:  Student Training Corps — circa 1900-1910

Booklets listing students in the Student Training Corp.  Included are students' names, courses taken, companies, and classification.

Box 10:  Music Lesson register — 1900-1925

This register contains the records of private music lessons taken by students.  It includes students' names (listed alphabetically), the type and number of lessons taken, the term, and instructor's name.  This record of private lessons was made after the close of each term.

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.

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Finding aid 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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