Title:Benjamin Ide Wheeler Award Committee minutes, 1928-1963
Creator/Contributor:Benjamin Ide Wheeler Award Committee, creator
With lists of committee members and officers and award recipients. Some related correspondence and a plaster model of the
award are included.
Wheeler, Benjamin Ide -- 1854-1927
Benjamin Ide Wheeler Award Committee -- Archives
Associations, institutions, etc -- California -- Berkeley
Also available on microfilm.
Benjamin Ide Wheeler Award Committee minutes, 1928-1963, BANC MSS C-A 125, The Bancroft Library, University of California,
Gift; Clarence A. Bullwinkel; 1962.
Beginning in 1929, the Service Council of Berkeley presented an award biennially to "Berkeley's Most Useful Citizen." This
award, the Benjamin Ide Wheeler Medal, is named after the former president of the University of California, and is awarded
to one person who is selected for their outstanding nonpartisan service in any field of activity that has benefited the quality
of life for a significant number of people in Berkeley. The selection is made for longtime public service without regard to
sex, age, race, religion, place of birth or occupation.
1 portfolio (0.25 linear feet)
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 544:1) and positive.
BANC MSS C-A 125 portfolio 1