Classics Department. Records of Committees. 1969-1986; n.d.

Finding aid prepared by University Archives staff, 1990 March; finding aid revised by Katharine A. Lawrie, 2013 July; machine-readable finding aid created by Katharine A. Lawrie, 2013 July.
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Title: Classics Department. Records of Committees.
Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 307
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.4 linear ft. (1 box)
Date: 1969-1986; n.d.
Abstract: Record Series 307 contains the records of committees within UCLA's Classics Department.
Creator: Classics Department.


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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Classics Department. Records of Committees (University Archives Record Series 307). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

Historical Note

The current Classics Department at UCLA originates from a small department called "Classical Languages," formed in 1919 at the inception of UCLA and consisting of the professor and six classes. In 1922, a second professor joined the department and classes in Ancient Greek were added to the curriculum. By 1965, the faculty numbered 12 members responsible for courses in Latin and Greek and another six members responsible for Indo-European studies (Hungarian, Finnish, Celtic, Irish, and the ancient languages of Sanskrit and Hittite), and the department has instituted programs leading to the master and doctoral degrees.

Scope and Content

Record Series 307 contains the records of committees within UCLA's Classics Department. Files include the minutes and correspondence of the foreign language committee (1986), letters and science planning committee (1986), and subcommittee on implementing foreign language requirements (1984-1985). This collection also includes faculty committee assignments (1969-1986).
This is an active record series; additional University records are expected to be added.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 3466837 

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Faculty Committee Assignments. 1969-1986.

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Foreign Language Committee. General Correspondence. 1986.

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Letters and Science Planning Committee. Minutes. 1986.

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Subcommittee on Implementing Foreign Language Requirements (L&S - Letters and Science). Minutes. 1984-1985; n.d.