Office of Community Educational Services records, 1948-1966

Emory University

Emory University Archives

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322



Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/bmqk3

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Emory University. Office of Community Educational Services
Title: Office of Community Educational Services records, 1948-1966
Call Number:Series No. 83
Extent: .5 linear ft. (1 box)
Abstract:The Office of Community Educational Services of Emory University sponsored continuing and adult education classes for the broader community outside of Emory University. These records document courses, workshops, and other activities of the Office of Community Educational Services from the 1940s to the 1960s. The collection contains transcripts from lectures given by southern journalists on racial segregation in schools.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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Unrestricted access.

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[after identification of item(s)], Office of Community Educational Services records, Emory University Archives, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.


Processed by Nancy Hall Watkins, 2006.

Collection Description

Administrative History

The Office of Community Educational Services of Emory University provided short courses, workshops, and lectures that were geared toward members of the broader community. The short courses and special programs dealt with a wide range of topics and incldued current affairs, art appreciation, and professional development skills. The Office of Community Educational Services also sponsored the "Evening at Emory" short course program as well as the Emory University Reading Center.

Scope and Content Note

Materials in this series consist of course materials, lectures, transcripts, and clippings pertaining to courses, workshops, and lectures sponsored by Community Educational Services. Transcripts from the "Crisis in the Schools" lectures feature prominent southern journalists such as Ralph McGill and James Kilpatrick discussing racial segregation of public schools in the South.

Arrangement Note

Arranged alphabetically by material type.

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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Adult Short Courses, 1952-1966
1 2 Crisis in the Schools, Grover C. Hall transcript, 1957
1 3 Crisis in the Schools, James J. Kilpatrick transcript, 1957
1 4 Crisis in the Schools, Ralph McGill transcript, 1957
1 5 Crisis in the Schools, Sylvan Meyer transcript, 1957
1 6 Crisis in the Schools, Joe Parham transcript, 1957
1 7 Crisis in the Schools, Reed Sarratt transcript, 1957
1 8 Crisis in the Schools, Tom Waring transcript, 1957
1 9 Crisis in the Schools, 1958-1959
1 10 Crisis in the Schools, clippings 1959
1 11 The South in Transition, 1965
1 12 Emory University Reading Center
1 13 Evening at Emory: Short Courses, 1962
1 14 Film Series
1 15 Lecture Series
1 16 Miscellaneous
1 17 News clippings
1 23 Program of short courses, 1951
1 18 Public Affairs Clinic, 1948-1949
1 19 Senior University
1 20 Senior University: "The First Ten Years, 1979-1989," 1989
1 21 Speaker's Bureau, 1959 and undated
1 22 Television Short Courses, 1959 and undated