Thomas Thompson Papers, 1965-1978

Collection Overview

Title: Thomas Thompson Papers, 1965-1978

Record Series: 14/05/02/01

Creator: Thomas Thompson

Date: 1965-1978

Extent: 5.01 linear feet, 13 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 Thomas Thompson Papers, 1965-1978, Archives Record Series 14/06/04, [box and folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Historical Note

These files were accumulated primarily during the time when Thomas Thompson (1924-2016) was head of the Department of Philosophy and Religion.



Box 1 - Committee work

Committee on Administration of Faculty Personnel

College Faculty Personnel Committee

Committee on Teacher Education Standards and Practices

Council of Instructional Department Heads

Small Classes Committee

English Department, Committee on

Curriculum Planning

English Department Tenure Board

Council of Instructional Administrators

Panther Round Table Minutes

Humanities Staff Need/Scope Committee

Box 2

Department of Philosophy and Religion Correspondence

Philosophy of Science Candidates

L. Nissen

B. A. Comprehensive Exams

1960 Convocation Address "Threes Kinds of Honor"

Box 3

Future Proposal

Department Load Reports, December 1, 1971

Department Load Memos, Fall, 1971-1972

Faculty Load Study

TV "Predicament" course

Third revised edition of faculty constitution

Professional Development Leave Committee

Humanities Plato/Socrates Program

AAUP Faculty Committee

Box 4 - Faculty Senate Material

Conference Committee on Students


Philosophy and Religion correspondence from English Language and Literature

Committee on Administration of Faculty Personnel

Vice President Selection Committee

Honors Program

Honors Board

Dr. Thompson

Proposal for a Program of Individual Honors

Dean Search Committee


Probation, Tenure, Committee, Dean's Council

Revised Teacher Education Program

Box 5 - Faculty Senate Material, continued

Perceptual Task Force

College Heads Meetings (Dean Shields)

Faculty Constitution Committee: V

Faculty Constitution Committee: IV


Constitution - unused Xerox copy

Constitution - typed original

Box 6 - Faculty Senate Material, continued

Faculty Constitution

Constitution Committee

Constitution inserts

Academic Constitution

Faculty Constitution Committee correspondence

Ross Newell report

Box 7

Childress Comp. text

Ph.D. thesis notes

Humanities book

Introduction to Philosophy (65:406)

Remarks: chem. paper

Hoffman's clippings

Spirit Lake Extension Humanities

Senate Academic Year, 1972

Box 8

Senate, 1969-1970

Senate By-Laws Committee

AAUP Academic Freedom Committee

North American Review Board of Publication

ACATE returns

Box 9 - Future Studies

Future Study Report, 1978

Washington Future's Conference

Transparencies (09:058)

Box 10 - Future Studies, continued

Environmental Technology Future (09:058)

G.E. Pilot Program

Population Institution

Futures course by newspaper

Futures Xerox Book

Box 11 - Future Studies, continued

Future Study Committee final manuscript

Future Study Committee

Computer models

FA Conference

Box 12 - Future Studies, continued

Working papers

Committee on Future Studies

Box 13 - Josef Fox book



Correspondence and publicity

Fox obituaries and memorial service

Processing Information

Collection initially arranged and finding aid created 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, January 2018 and April 2018.  Linear feet updated on September 14, 2017.

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