Special events collection
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of newspaper clippings, press releases, programs, planning documents, photographs, and recordings pertaining to convocations, commencements, and other University hosted events (primarily speakers, lectures, conferences, and other ceremonies) from 1957 to the present. The collection is not exhaustive and information pertaining to events may be found in other collections.
- Creation: 1957-2023
- University of Hartford (Organization)
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open to all researchers. Some digital materials are restricted to on-campus patrons or require a University login to access.
Conditions Governing Use
The materials in this collection may be protected by copyright law (U.S. Code: Title 17). Any use of the material which exceeds fair use requires permission from the copyright holder. Researchers are solely responsible for obtaining the proper permission(s) for their use of the material.
26 Linear Feet (73 containers)
The collection is arranged in eight series: I. University Anniversaries, II. Commencement, III. Convocation, IV. Other Events, V. Photographs, VI. Recordings, VII. Artifacts, VIII. Duplicates.
In 2015, the call number was changed from K60 to ARCH074.
- Guide to the Special events collection
- Transcribed to ArchivesSpace from word document finding aid by Sean Parke in Dec. 2015. Revised by Amanda Talbot and Sean Parke, Spring 2018.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
- Language of description note
Part of the University of Hartford Archives & Special Collections Repository
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West Hartford CT 06117 United States