EMORY UNIVERSITY. SCHOOL OF LAW.
Dean L. Ray Patterson office files, 1974-1979

Emory University

Emory Law Archives

Hugh F. MacMillan Law Library

1301 Clifton Road

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-0059

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/bn210


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Emory University. School of Law.
Title: Dean L. Ray Patterson office files, 1974-1979
Call Number:L-029
Extent: 1 linear ft. (2 boxes)
Abstract:Records documenting L. Ray Patterson's tenure as Dean of the Emory School of Law.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Related Materials in This Repository

L-003 – Emory Law School annual reports; Series 005 – Emory Law School self-study records; L-007 – Emory Law School faculty committee records; L-009 – Dean Thomas D. Morgan office files; L-010 – Emory Law School faculty meeting minutes; L-021 – Dean David Epstein office files; L-033 – Dean Howard O. Hunter office files; L-036 – Dean Ben F. Johnson, Jr. office files.

Source

Transfer.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Dean L. Ray Patterson office files, Emory Law Archives, Hugh F. MacMillan Law Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed Nancy Hall Watkins, 2009.


Collection Description

Administrative History

L. Ray Patterson served as Dean of the Emory School of Law from 1974 through 1979.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains records documenting L. Ray Patterson's tenure as Dean of the Emory School of Law. Of special interest are records documenting the development of the Luce Chair in Law and Behavioral Sciences, first proposed in 1971 and awarded to Dr. Jonas Robitscher who held the position until his death in 1981. Also included are long-range planning documents, memos from the Dean to the Law School faculty, and other files pertaining to the day to day operation of the school.

Arrangement Note

Arranged alphabetically by subject.



Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 ABA questionnaire final copy
1 2 Annual report, 1977
1 3 Budget records, 1961-1977
1 4 Capital funds drive, 1978
1 5 Douglass Lee Peabody Memorial Award, 1973
1 6 E. Smythe Gambrell Corporate Law Institute, 1980
1 7 Harry L. Greene and Eleonore Raoul Greene scholarship fund, 1977
1 8 Lists of faculty and administrative staff, 1977-1980
1 9 Long-range planning, 1975-1978
1 10 Long-range planning, 1978-1979
1 11 Luce Chair in Law and Behavioral Sciences, 1971-Proposal
1 12 Luce Chair in Law and Behavioral Sciences, 1975-1979-Annual reports
1 13 Luce Chair in Law and Behavioral Sciences, 1979-1980-Annual report
1 14 Memos from the Dean, 1976-1977
2 1 Memos from the Dean, 1977-1978
2 2 Memos from the Dean, 1978-1979
2 3 Orientation program, 1978-1979
2 4 Procedures and criteria for appointment, 1976
2 5 Semester system, 1974-1976
2 6 Statement of procedures and criteria for faculty appointment, reappointment, promotion and tenure, 1978
2 7 Validity study, 1979
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