University of Kentucky. Bureau of Source Materials in Education. Collection on Kentucky Education Institutions Catalogs and Bulletins

Abstract

The University of Kentucky. Bureau of Source Materials in Education. Collection on Kentucky Education Institutions Catalogs and Bulletins (dated 1906-1964; 9 cubic feet; 22 boxes) primarily comprise course catalogs and/or course bulletins of Kentucky colleges, universities, law schools, and seminaries from the early to middle 20th century.

Descriptive Summary

Title
University of Kentucky. Bureau of Source Materials in Education. Collection on Kentucky Education Institutions Catalogs and Bulletins
Date
1906-1964 (inclusive)
Extent
9 Cubic Feet
Subjects
Education, Higher -- Kentucky
Public schools -- Kentucky
Universities and colleges -- Curricula -- Catalogs
Finding Aid Author
Ruth E. Bryan
Preferred Citation
2020ua041 : [identification of item], University of Kentucky. Bureau of Source Materials in Education. Collection on Kentucky Education Institutions Catalogs and Bulletins, 1906-1964, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Ezra L. Gillis founded the Bureau of Source Materials in Higher Education within the University of Kentucky Office of the President in 1937 upon his retirement from his position as Registrar (1910-1937). The Bureau became the University and Educational Archives in 1956 and University Archives in 1965, when it was moved into the Library and merged with Special Collections.
Scope and Content
The University of Kentucky. Bureau of Source Materials in Education. Collection on Kentucky Education Institutions Catalogs and Bulletins (dated 1906-1964; 9 cubic feet; 22 boxes) primarily comprise course catalogs and/or course bulletins of Kentucky colleges, universities, law schools, and seminaries from the early to middle 20th century. Also includes directories for Kentucky public schools, 1913-1954. Collected by the University of Kentucky Bureau of Source Materials in Education, a precursor to the University of Kentucky Archives.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open to researchers by appointment
Use Restrictions
Property rights reside with the University of Kentucky. The University of Kentucky holds the copyright for materials created in the course of business by University of Kentucky employees. Copyright for all other materials has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. For information about permission to reproduce or publish, please contact the Special Collections Research Center.

Contents of the Collection

Asbury College, 1926-1952

  • Box 1
  • Box 2
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Asbury Theological Seminary, 1950-1958

  • Box 3
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Ashland Junior College, 1945-1953

  • Box 3
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Bellarmine College, 1951-1955

  • Box 3
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Bethel College, 1920-1956

  • Box 4
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Bowling Green Business University, 1939-1955

  • Box 5
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Campbelsville College, 1933-1950

  • Box 5
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Caney Junior College, 1948-1949

  • Box 5
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College of the Bible, 1936-1959

  • Box 6
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Cumberland College, 1939-1947

  • Box 7
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State Normal School, 1910-1911

  • Box 7
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Eastern State College, 1958-1960

  • Box 8
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Episcopal Theological Seminary, 1955-1964

  • Box 8
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Georgetown College, 1907-1947

  • Box 8
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Georgetown College, 1948-1956

  • Box 9
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Jefferson School of Law (missing 1908-1937, 1940-1941), 1906-1945

  • Box 9
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Kentucky Christian College, 1955-1959

  • Box 10
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Kentucky State College, 1920-1961

  • Box 10
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Kentucky Wesleyan College, 1926-1954

  • Box 11
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Kentucky Wesleyan College, 1954-1956

  • Box 12
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Lees Junior College, 1954-1962

  • Box 12
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Lexington Baptist College, 1952-1953

  • Box 12
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Lindsey Wilson College, 1936-1956

  • Box 13
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Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, 1936-1954

  • Box 13
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Margaret Hall School, 1958-1960

  • Box 14
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Midway Junior College, 1932-1961

  • Box 14
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Nazareth College and Academy, 1936-1955

  • Box 15
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Ogden College, 1921-1925

  • Box 15
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Paducah Junior College, 1943-1955

  • Box 15
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Pikeville College, 1935-1959

  • Box 16
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Saint Catherine Junior College, 1937-1952

  • Box 16
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Southeastern Christian College, 1952-1962

  • Box 16
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Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1901-1947

  • Box 17
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Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1948-1958

  • Box 18
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Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1964

  • Box 19
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Sue Bennett College, 1935-1958

  • Box 19
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Union College, 1938-1958

  • Box 20
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Villa Madonna College, 1933-1959

  • Box 21
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Western State College, 1920-1956

  • Box 21
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Kentucky Department of Education, Kentucky Public School Directory (incomplete), 1913-1954

  • Box 22
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