Overview

Title: Dresher Center for the Humanities records
Call Number: Coll067
Creator: University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Dresher Center for the Humanities
Dates: 1992-2002
Size: 4 boxes (5.25 linear feet)
Language: English
Abstract: Files documenting the Dresher Center for the Humanities at UMBC. Materials pertain to the Humanities Forum, the Emeritus Faculty Lecture, the Robert K. Webb Lecture, Low Lecture Series, Faculty Panels, and symposiums. Printed material includes lecture programs and ephemera, as well as the Humanities Forum announcements. Includes 11 audio tapes and 41 VHS videocassettes.
Citation: Dresher Center for the Humanities, University Archives, Collection 67, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).

Administrative/Biographical Note

Founded in 1996, the James T. and Virginia M. Dresher Center for the Humanities promotes humanities scholarship and research among members of the UMBC campus.


Provenance Information

Provenance and Acquisition Information

Received in 30 accessions, from 1994-2003. Accessions: UARC 2000-01, UARC 2000-02, UARC 2000-08, UARC 1999-01, UARC 1999-02, UARC 1999-13, UARC 1999-19, UARC 1998-03, UARC 1998-07, UARC 1998-08, UARC 1998-11, UARC 1997-09, UARC 1997-10, UARC 1997-12, UARC 1997-14, UARC 1997-16, UARC 1997-22, UARC 1996-04, UARC 1996-05, UARC 1996-06, UARC 1996-07, UARC 1996-15, UARC 1996-16, UARC 1996-18, UARC 1995-12, UARC 1994-02, UARC 2002-01, UARC 2003-03

Processing Note

Collection unprocessed. University publications relating to Dresher Center for the Humanities are available under the call number UPUB H5.

Descriptive Rules Used

Describing Archives: a Content Standard (DACS)

Archives Processing Manual: Description (2015): The processing manual used in Special Collections for all descriptive platforms, including PastPerfect.


Access & Use

Finding Aids

Finding Aid: http://library.umbc.edu/speccoll/findingaids/coll067.php

Access Conditions

This collection requires review by Special Collections staff prior to use by researchers. Users should submit their request to view this collection at speccoll@umbc.edu or 410-455-2353.

Conditions Governing Reproductions and Use

Reproductions allowed for research purposes. UMBC is the copyright owner; permission to reproduce is required.


Subject Headings

Creators

University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Dresher Center for the Humanities

Subjects

University of Maryland, Baltimore County -- Dresher Center for the Humanities

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