Fernald School. Records. 1955-1986.

Finding aid prepared by University Archives staff, 1996 July; finding aid revised by Katharine A. Lawrie, 2013 November; machine-readable finding aid created by Katharine A. Lawrie, 2013 November.
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©1996 July

Title: Fernald School. Records.
Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 572
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 linear ft. (1 carton)
Date: 1955-1986
Abstract: Record Series 572 contains the records of UCLA's Fernald School generated between 1955-1986.
Creator: University of California, Los Angeles. Fernald School.


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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Fernald School. Records (University Archives Record Series 572). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.


The Fernald School was founded by the Regents of the University of California in 1921 as the Clinic School. The school was later renamed in honor of its founder, Grace M. Fernald. Fernald serves as a center-laboratory for research, training, and demonstration of theories and practices related to the assessment and correction of learning problems.

Scope and Content

Record Series 572 contains the records of UCLA's Fernald School generated between 1955-1986. Files includes administrative papers, correspondence, publicity articles, yearbooks, and photographs.
This is an active record series; additional University records are expected to be added.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 3466891 

Box 1, Folder 1

Executive Committee minutes. 1976-1978.

Box 1, Folder 2

Executive Committee. 1984-1986.

Scope and Contents note

Includes information on role and function of the committee, personnel, budget, public relations, and minutes of Executive Committee and staff meetings.
Box 1, Folder 3

Budget Committee. 1959-1978.

Scope and Contents note

Includes a ledger dated 1959-1976.
Box 1, Folder 4

Family questionnaires and other forms. 1978-1979.

Box 1, Folder 5

Building improvements. 1976-1981.

Box 1, Folder 6

Fernald Family. 1968-1969.

Box 1, Folders 7-8

Correspondence. 1970-1979.

Box 1, Folder 9

Correspondence - budget. 1973-1977.

Box 1, Folder 10

Correspondence - courses. 1976.

Box 1, Folder 11

Tuition correspondence - Department of Public Social Services (DPSS). 1976-1978.

Box 1, Folders 12-14

Publicity articles. 1955-1986.

Box 1, Folder 15

Yearbooks. 1975-1983.

Box 1, Folder 16

Color slides. 1975.

Box 1, Folder 17

Black and white photographs (some mounted). 1975.

Box 1, Folder 18

Oversized black and white photographs (some mounted). 1958; 1971.