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A Guide to the Historical and Policy Records of the University of Florida Office of the President

Finding aid created by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
September 2011


Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Florida. Office of the President.
Title: Historical and Policy Records of the University of Florida Office of the President
Dates: 1930-1971
Abstract: Files and policy manuals created in the University of Florida Office of the President to manage statements and memoranda regarding University policy and to provide documentation of University responses to specific ongoing issues and concerns.
Extent: 2.1 Linear feet. 5 boxes.
Identification: Series P1
Language(s): English

Scope and Content

Series P1 consists of files and two "policy manuals" created in the University of Florida Office of the President to manage statements and memoranda regarding University policy and to provide documentation of University responses to specific ongoing issues and concerns. Among the topics discussed are patent policies, admissions policies, student and faculty affairs, the University's participation in the Southern Regional Education Board, and relations with the City of Gainesville. (For additional historical files related to the University's relationship with the City of Gainesville, see Series P14a, Administrative policy records of President J. Wayne Reitz.) The series also includes a folder entitled "historical data" containing information on the history of the university, many of the colleges and divisions, and a few campus organizations.


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Historical and Policy Records of the University of Florida Office of the President, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.


Contents List

Box
1 Administrative Council. 1935-1954
1 City of Gainesville - Corr. with city officials. 1930-1955
1 City of Gainesville - Report on electric power. 1948
1 City of Gainesville - Gas Co. dispute. 1948-1950
1 City of Gainesville - Local law enforcement. 1934-1946
1 City of Gainesville - Agreement to maintain sewer line across two city streets.
1 City of Gainesville - Sewer lines-easement requested. 1951
1 City of Gainesville - Deed to property for sorority houses. 1948
1 City of Gainesville - Merchants suit. 1949-1950
1 City of Gainesville - Chamber of Commerce. 1949-1961
1 City of Gainesville - Economic reports. 1950-1952
1 Military Dept. 1933-1943
1 Patent policies - Contracts forms for research. 1945-1950
1 Patent policies - Proposed amendment to Sec. 272.02.
1 Patent policies - National Research Council. 1949-1955
1 Patent policies - Development of patent and copyright policy at UF. 1943-1960
1 Patent policies - Citrus Experiment Station. 1945-1955
1 Patent policies - Agreement with Research Corp. 1950
2 Patent policies - Resolution of Board of Commissioners of State Institutions. 1950-1953
2 Patent policies - Submission of Inventions to Research Corp.
2 Policies of the University - Administration -- Laws and AG opinions.
2 Policies of the University - Admission of Negros. 1936
2 Policies of the University - Change of University to 12 month basis. 1946-1953
2 Policies of the University - Faculty appointment and promotion. 1935-1955
2 Policies of the University - Fiscal matters. 1930-1952
2 Policies of the University - Leaves of absence. 1940-1958
2 Policies of the University - Nepotism. 1938-1957
2 Policies of the University - Participation of employees in political campaigns. 1935-1954
2 Policies of the University - Required health exams. 1947-1952
2 Policies of the University - Retirement. 1955
2 Policies of the University - Use of UF property in political campaigns. 1960
2 Properties of the University - Misc. acreage owned by UF. 1931-1951
2 Properties of the University - Agriculture, College of. Welaka transfer. 1948-1951
3 Properties of the University - Welaka Conservation Project. 1937-1947
3 Properties of the University - Seagle Building. 1935-1954
3 Properties of the University - Leases -- U.S. Post Office Building. 1946-1962
3 Properties of the University - Lake Alice -- Drainage, wildlife.
3 Research - License Agreements Between Board of Control and Chemical Processes Co.
3 Research - Jax. Metal Plastics, Co. 1949-1952
3 Research - Cajet Guild Inc. 1949
3 Research - Miss Alice McCoy. 1949
3 Research - G.E. Woods. 1949
3 Research - Invex, Inc. 1946-1958
3 Research - U.S. -- Contract W-28-033-568.
3 Southern Regional Education Board - Misc. 1948-1954
4 Southern Regional Education Board - Comm. On Graduate Program. 1949-1954
4 Southern Regional Education Board - City Planning. 1952-1954
4 Southern Regional Education Board - Television. 1953-1957
4 Southern Regional Education Board - Veterinary Medicine. 1948-1954
4 Southern Regional Education Board - Pulp and Paper Research Agreement. 1951-1956
4 Southern Regional Education Board - Mental Health Training and Research. 1954
4 State Road Board. 1947-1956
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Students.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Appeals.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Scholarships.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Indebtedness.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Organizations.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Non-Florida.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Miscellaneous.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Religious Holidays.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Negroes.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Cars.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - The Campus.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Beer on the Campus.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Sound Truck.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Athletic Policies.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Policy re-Infirmary-Health Services.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Speakers.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Buildings - Naming of Buildings.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Buildings - Use of Buildings by Political Speakers.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Buildings - Use of Gymnasium.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Canvassing.
4 Policy Manual, 1939-1959 - Smoking.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Academic Freedom.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Administration.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - University Management.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Buildings.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Patents.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - General.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Funds and accounts.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - General Extension Division.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - WRUF.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Faculty and Staff - Employment Compensation.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Faculty and Staff - Outside work.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Faculty and Staff - Politics.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Faculty and Staff - Retirement.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Faculty and Staff - Special status.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Faculty and Staff - General.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Athletics.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Student Affairs - Fees and accounts.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Student Affairs - Classes and classroom.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Student Affairs - General.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Student Affairs - Scholarships.
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Student Affairs - Travel (Policy).
5 Policy Manual, 1930-1952 - Student Affairs - Travel (Regulations).
5 Historical data. 1932-1971

Selected Subjects and Access Terms

Southern Regional Education Board -- History
Universities and colleges -- Florida -- Administration
University of Florida -- Presidents



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