Records of the Committee on University Lectures
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Acquisition and Processing Information: Box contents list compiled by Ryan Knight in 2009.
Scope and Contents
The Records of the Committee on University Lectures include minutes, correspondence, event programs, and other materials used in the planning and scheduling of public lectures at The University of Iowa.
Box Contents List
Annual report, 2006-
List of University Lecture Committee members, 1915-1996
Lecture Series Committee Minutes, 1973-1978 (incomplete)
Henry Hull - October 24, 1956
Earl Attlee - January 9, 1957
Jesse Owens - February 6, 1957
Marquis Childs - February 20, 1957
Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt - March 13, 1957
Peter Freuchen - October 7, 1957
Roscoe Drummond - November 19, 1957
Lecture Course, Misc., 1956-1957
W. Colston Leigh, Inc., 1956-1957
Anna Russell - March 12, 1958
T.V. Smith - February 13, 1958
Prof. James Van Allen - March 19, 1958
Sen. Hubert Humphrey - October 9, 1958
Meredith Willson - October 15, 1958
Vincent Price - November 13, 1958
Emlyn Williams - February 18, 1959
Justice William O. Douglas - May 6, 1959
Correspondence, prospective talent, 1958-1959
President Virgil Hancher, January 20, 1960
Marquis Childs, March 9, 1960
Joyce Grenfell, March 23, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr., November 11, 1959
Madame Pandit, November 19, 1959
Attractions Schedule/Staff Letters, 1959-1960
Lecture Committee, 1959-1960