Finding Aid for the Classics Department. Minutes of Meetings. 1968-1973; 1977-1984.
Finding aid prepared by University Archives staff, 1988 Nov 15; finding aid revised by Katharine A. Lawrie, 2013 Jan; machine-readable finding aid created by Katharine A. Lawrie and Caroline Cubé, 2013 Jun.
UCLA Library Special Collections©1988 Nov 15
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1575
Title: Classics Department. Minutes of Meetings.
Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 306
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.4 linear ft. (1 box)
Date: 1968-1973; 1977-1984
Abstract: Record Series 306 contains the Classics Department, Department meeting minutes from 1968 to 1973 and 1977 to 1984.
Creator: Classics Department.
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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.
Record Series 306 contains the Classics Department, Department meeting minutes from 1968 to 1973 and 1977 to 1984.
This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.
Minutes of Department Meetings. 1968-1973; 1977-1984.
Extent: 11 folders