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Series 364 - Vice-Chancellor's Office Files

Date Range1949 - 1984
Quantity17 cm, 1 box
ProvenanceVice-Chancellor's Office
Description

The records consist of files containing the Vice-Chancellor's correspondence with University staff, Council members and other institutions. Papers on the establishment and development of departments and faculties, University committees and boards, meetings, invitations and acceptances. There are also speeches, lectures, reports, honours, appointments and awards. The series also includes some tapes and photographs.

AccessPartially closed

Inventory Listing

Personal letters to Vice-Chancellors, H.B. Basten and G.M. Badger from and regarding academic staff

This item contains references to: Vice-Chancellors
N.B. Restricted access to some files.
1. Personal Correspondence with University staff and Council members
2. Personal Correspondence with other institutions
3. Establishment and development of departments and faculties
4. University committees and boards
5. Meetings, invitations and acceptances
6. Speeches, lectures and reports by Vice-Chancellors
7. Honours and appointments and awards to Vice-Chancellors
8. Tapes and photographs
9. Misc. subject files

ACCESS: Restriction until 2011 on some papers, as detailed

Date Range 1954 - 1975    Quantity 2 cm,
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 036400001 Box Number 1 Series 364
Personal correspondence of Vice-Chancellor D.R. Stranks with Professor and Mrs T.G.H. Strehlow and related papers

This item contains references to: Vice-Chancellors; Professors

Date Range 1972 - 1980    Quantity 15 cm,
Inventory Identifier 036400002 Box Number 1 Series 364
Personal correspondence of Vice-Chancellor D.R. Stranks with Sir Walter Crocker regarding the conduct of University Council meetings, with related newspaper cuttings and draft letter

This item contains references to: Vice-Chancellors

Date Range 1977
Inventory Identifier 036400003 Box Number 1 Series 364
Miscellaneous correspondence of Vice-Chancellor D.R. Stranks

This item contains references to: Vice-Chancellors

Date Range 1978 - 1979
Inventory Identifier 036400004 Box Number 1 Series 364
Personal correspondence of Vice Chancellors A.P. Rowe, H.B. Basten and G.M. Badger with Australian National University (ANU), principally regarding student matters, salaries and regulations

This item contains references to: Vice-Chancellors

Date Range 1954 - 1975    Quantity 3 cm,
Inventory Identifier 036400007 Box Number 2 Series 364
Papers relating to the establishment of the Chair of Architecture and subsequent minor correspondence regarding the Department

This item contains references to: Architecture

Date Range 1950 - 1968    Quantity 2 cm,
Inventory Identifier 036400008 Box Number 3 Series 364
Papers relating to the establishment and subsequent funding of the Department of Australian Linguistics, principally correspondence with T.G.H. Strehlow, and negotiations for a Strehlow Foundation

This item contains references to: Languages & Linguistics

Date Range 1952 - 1978    Quantity 5 cm,
Inventory Identifier 036400009 Box Number 3 Series 364
Papers relating to cases and complaints brought to the Board of Discipline Jul 1969 - March 1978

This item contains references to: Board of Discipline

Date Range 1969 - 1975    Quantity 5 cm,
Inventory Identifier 036400011 Box Number 4 Series 364
Vice-Chancellor's appointment diaries (office diaries) January 1974 - December 1984 12V

This item contains references to: Vice-Chancellor

Date Range 1974 - 1984
Inventory Identifier 036400012 Box Number 5 Series 364
Vice-Chancellor D R Strank's invitations and acceptances - 1977, 1981- 83, 1985

This item contains references to: Vice Chancellor

Date Range 1977 - 1985    Quantity 15 cm,
Inventory Identifier 036400013 Box Number 5 Series 364
Vice-Chancellor' draft speeches and correspondence re invitations as speaker - June 1964 - November 1974

Speeches and background notes of interest include a summary history of German teaching at Adelaide University, by Professor B Coghlan, November 1973; notes on the Dental faculty, 1971; Bibliography of Daylight Saving in Australia, by J D Kendrick, August 1968 and undated notes on Joseph Fisher

Date Range 1964 - 1974    Quantity 5 cm,
Inventory Identifier 036400014 Box Number 6 Series 364
Newspaper articles, etc relating to public statements by Vice-Chancellor Stranks

This item contains references to: Vice-Chancellor

Date Range 1977 - 1979
Inventory Identifier 036400015 Box Number 6 Series 364
Report by Vice-Chancellor D R Stranks on visit to Hong Kong and China, September 1981, 12p

This item contains references to: Vice-Chancellor

Date Range 1981
Inventory Identifier 036400016 Box Number 6 Series 364
Copies of letters of congratulations to Vice-Chancellor D R Stranks on the award of the Order of Australia, January - February 1984

This item contains references to: Vice-Chancellor

Date Range 1984
Inventory Identifier 036400017 Box Number 7 Series 364
Notices of appointments of Professor D R Stranks

Includes curriculum vitae and publicity release re Strank's death in 1986

Date Range 1977 - 1984    Quantity 2 cm,
Inventory Identifier 036400018 Box Number 7 Series 364
Programme of "Commemoration of the life and work of the late Vice-Chancellor, Professor Donald Richard Stranks" Bonython Hall 16 October 1986

This item contains references to: Vice-Chancellor

Date Range 1986
Inventory Identifier 036400019 Box Number 7 Series 364
Photographs of Vice-Chancellor D R Stranks

This item contains references to:Vice-Chancellor

Inventory Identifier 036400020 Box Number 7 Series 364
Tapes of interviews given by Vice-Chancellor D R Stranks

This item contains references to: Vice-Chancellor

Inventory Identifier 036400021 Box Number 7 Series 364
Department of Microbiology: Paper/Letters/Application

Papers/letters/application (Professor Derrick Rowley)

Staff Development in Microbology Draft

NHMRC Grant for Salmonella Reference Laboratory

Date Range 1951 - 1972    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 Folder
Inventory Identifier 036400022 Box Number 8 Series 364
Mining & Metallurgy Department

Letters and memorandums to and from Vice Chancellor

Date Range 1940 - 1969    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 036400023 Box Number 8 Series 364
W E A: Communications & Research Booklet

Communications for Worker's Educational Association

WEA Annual Report and Financial Statements

Draft plan of proposal for the development of adult education in South Australia

Research booklet by J A La Nauze

Date Range 1949 - 1969    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 036400024 Box Number 8 Series 364
Department of Surgery: Reports/letters/proposals/plans

Reports, letters, proposals and plans for Department of Surgery

Date Range 1970 - 1972    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 Folder
Inventory Identifier 036400025 Box Number 8 Series 364
Zoology Department: Letters/proposal/plans

Letters, proposals and plans including:

Newspaper clipping of award given to Dr J R Casley-Smith

Proposal to establish a marine biology laboratory in South Australia submitted by the Committee on Marine Biology

Proposal Layout of Zoology Animal Pens & Feed Storage - Botany Glasshouse area and genetics garden

Date Range 1963 - 1972    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 Folder
Inventory Identifier 036400026 Box Number 8 Series 364
Department of Physics: Letters/Programme/Planning/Leave

Letters, programme, planning and leave including:

Paper for the Council regarding "planning".

Extract of letter to Vice-chancellor dated 16.2.1970

Paper on "Winds at great heights in the atmosphere" by Department of Physics

Summary of address delivered at Parliament House by Bart J Bok, Director of Mount Strolo Observatory and Professor of Astronomy in the Australian National University

Date Range 1960 - 1973    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 036400027 Box Number 8 Series 364
Department of Physical Education: Communications/Course Accreditation

Communications and course accreditation including:

Report on Future of Physical Education

Report for the year 1969

A brief on the subject of the preparation of Physical educator in South Australia submitted to the Committee of Enquiry into Education in South Australia

Memo of points discussed with Minister of Education on November 16 1967

Date Range 1967 - 1971    Quantity 1.5 cm, 1 Folder
Inventory Identifier 036400028 Box Number 8 Series 364
Music Department: Reports & letters/Wind Quintet Tour/Elder Hall

Reports, letters, the Wind Quintet Tour and Elder Hall including:

Programme of seminar "Jean Philippe Rameau and the French Classical Opera"

Article entitled "Putting Adelaide on Cultural Map" from Advertiser April 12, 1969

Articles on the University of Adelaide Wind Quintet

Rules for administration of the fund for students at the Elder Conservatorium in need of assistance

Appointment of Secretary of the Elder Conservatorium of Music

Report on the Elder Conservatorium Building with suggested alterations and additions prepared by Professor John Bishop

Date Range 1949 - 1973    Quantity 2 cm, 1 Folder
Inventory Identifier 036400029 Box Number 8 Series 364
Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology: Letters Poideven & Cox

Letters by and for Poidevan & Cox including:

Endocrine Research Fund Estimated Budget

Report on the Joint Conference on Medical Education at Canberra

Date Range 1958 - 1972    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 Folder
Inventory Identifier 036400030 Box Number 8 Series 364
Department of Physical & Inorganic Chemistry

Letters from Professor D O Jordan including:

Biography on Professor D O Jordan, Australian Polymer Medalist 1974

Criteria for Promotion to Reader

Presentation for the Degree of Doctor of Science Sir M L E Oliphant

Application form and letter of application to the Carnegie Corporation for a travel grant

Date Range 1955 - 1974    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 036400031 Box Number 8 Series 364
Computing Centre

This item contains references to: Computer Centre

Date Range c. 1965 - 1971    Quantity 5 cm, 1 item
Inventory Identifier 036400032 Box Number 8 Series 364
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
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Updated 6 November 2013
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