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A Guide to the Records of the University of Florida Department of Religion, 1955-1986

Finding aid created by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
November 2006


Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Florida. Department of Religion.
Title: Records of the University of Florida Department of Religion
Dates: 1955-1986
Abstract: Files maintained by the Dept. of Religion including administrative materials and documents related to extra-curricular activities of the faculty.
Extent: 0.8 Linear feet. 2 boxes.
Identification: Series 69
Language(s): English

Scope and Content

Series 69 consists of files maintained by the Dept. of Religion including administrative materials and documents related to extra-curricular activities of the faculty. The series combines files created by Austin Creel, Richard Hiers, Delton Scudder, Thaxton Springfield, and Charles McCoy. The series includes material collected by Austin Creel related to the Student Group for Equal Rights (a student civil rights group organized to further racial integration in Florida) and records related to the Student Government Commission on Foreign Students.


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Records of the University of Florida Department of Religion, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.


Contents List

Box
1 Baptist Student Center
1 Bengal Relief. 1971-1972
1 Black Student Uprising. 1971
1 Catholic Student Center
1 Center for Interdisciplinary Studies, Proposal
1 Chaplain. 1966-67
1 Christian Science Organization
1 Commission on Foreign Students. 1960-1961
1 Curriculum: Planning Committee Materials
1 Curriculum Meetings
1 Creel
1 Danforth Foundation
1 Episcopal University Center
1 Faculty Christian Fellowship
1 Finance Committee
1 Fund for Theological Education. 1969
1 General. 1972-1986
2 Hillel
2 Latter Day Saints
2 Lutheran Campus Center
2 National Conference of Christians and Jews. 1954
2 Planning Committee
2 Presbyterian University Center
2 Reitz Inauguration
2 Religion. 1958-1966
2 Religious Preferences. 1961-1965
2 Religious Centers
2 Revision Plans
2 Rockefeller. 1959
2 Self-Study Committee. 1970
2 Springfield Appointment. 1967-1970
2 Springfield Misc. 1968-69
2 Student Group for Equal Rights. 1962-65; 1976
2 UCC. 1962-63
2 Union Committee. 1955-1967
2 Unitarian Fellowship
2 Wesley Foundation

Selected Subjects and Access Terms

Civil rights movements -- Florida.
College students -- Religious life -- Florida.
Creel, Austin B.
Scudder, Delton Lewis, 1906-
Student Group for Equal Rights (Gainesville, Fla.)
University of Florida. Student Government. Commission on Foreign Students.



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