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Experiment in International Living Records, 1952-1989

Collection Overview

Title: Experiment in International Living Records, 1952-1989

ID: OGLMC/1319

Creator: Experiment in International Living (1932-)

Extent: 0.0

Date Acquired: 00/00/1995

Languages: English [eng]

Abstract

Student exchange program active at UND from 1953-1970s

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection consists of four series: Administrative, Participants, News Clippings and Publicity, and Dr. Richard E. Frank. Materials within each series have been arranged chronologically.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.

Acquisition Source: Mary Margaret Frank, Grand Forks, North Dakota

Acquisition Method: Donation; Acc.95-2046, Acc.96-2063 and Acc.97-2103

Preferred Citation: (Description of Item).  Experiment in International Living Records.  OGLMC 1319, Box #, Folder #.  Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid migrated to Archon in April 2014.

Other URL: http://library.und.edu/holdings.php?id=ODIN_ALEPH007010471


Box and Folder Listing

Series 1: AdministrativeAdd to your cart.
The Administrative series contains a brief history of the Experiment in International Living, as well as documents pertaining to committees, the national meetings and conventions (1960-1967), plans and fundraising for the experiments, a capability statement of 1984, and correspondence with national headquarters in Putney, Vermont (1952-1984).
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: History and BackgroundAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Selection CommitteesAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Steering Committee, 1960-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Financial Report: 1959, 1968 and Budget Request: 1973-1975Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Correspondence with National HeadquartersAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Convention- Mexico City, AUG 26, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Meeting in Mexico, AUG-SEP, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Meeting in St. Louis, MO, NOV 27-28, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Meeting in Putney, VT, NOV 17-19, 1967Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Experiment PlanningAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Fundraising (Correspondence)Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Capability Statement, 1984Add to your cart.
Series 2: ParticipantsAdd to your cart.
The second series in the collection is titled Participants. This contains records of experimenters, otherwise known as "Ambassadors," and their destinations, a file on incoming groups from foreign countries, and posters promoting the EIL (1956-1981). Communication to students about the program, correspondence from participants to Dr. Frank, and personal testimonials (1954-1970), including newspaper articles about their experiences, can also be found in this series. Updates on former experimenters, including their 1989 reunion, are contained in this series.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Experimenters and Record of ParticipationAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Testimonial of Experimenters, 1954-1970Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Correspondence from Participants to Dr. FrankAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Communication to StudentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Posters and Pamphlets to Richard E. FrankAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Updates on Former Experimenters, 1989-1992Add to your cart.
Folder 19: 1989 Reunion of ExperimentersAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: Incoming Groups, 1960-1976Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Applications from incoming guestsAdd to your cart.
Series 3: News Clippings and PublicityAdd to your cart.
News Clippings and Publicity is the third series and consists of convocations, news releases, and newspaper clippings (1954-1990).
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Convocation and News ReleasesAdd to your cart.
Folder 23: Newspaper Clippings, 1954-1990Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Newspaper Articles: 1954-1969Add to your cart.
Series 4: Dr. Richard E. FrankAdd to your cart.
The fourth and final series contains information related to Dr. Richard E. Frank, including newspaper clippings and letters, and a certificate of appreciation for outstanding volunteer service awarded to him and his wife in April 1980.
Folder 25: Materials related to R.E. FrankAdd to your cart.
Folder 26: Certificate of AppreciationAdd to your cart.
Folder 27: EIL PinAdd to your cart.
Oversize Folder 1Add to your cart.
Separated and placed in the Oversize File Cabinets.
Item 1: posters informing public about "Living Abroad"Add to your cart.
Item 2: posters informing public about "Living Abroad"Add to your cart.
Item 3: Article concerning Pomeroy's return to Sarajevo, Grand Forks Herald, 1 December 1995Add to your cart.
Scrapbook :Add to your cart.
Placed on shelves adjacent to the collection:
Scrapbook 1: Scrapbook, 1967-1968Add to your cart.
Scrapbook 2: Scrapbook, 1971-1975Add to your cart.
Photographs :Add to your cart.
Separated and placed in the Photograph File Cabinets.
Photograph 1: William Bochle of the Music Department speaking at awards ceremony for Dr. Richard E. Frank, ca. 1975Add to your cart.
Photograph 2: Award being presented to Dr. Richard E. Frank, ca. 1975Add to your cart.
Photograph 3: Earl Pomeroy standing near Dr. Richard E. Frank after Linda Laskowski's speech, ca. 1975Add to your cart.
Photograph 4: Earl Pomeroy speaking about Experiment in International Living, at ceremony for Dr. Richard E. Frank, ca. 1975Add to your cart.
Photograph 5: Class picture of Cal Hallada, the first "Ambassador" from UND for Experiment in International Living, ca. 1954Add to your cart.