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American Association of University Professors Records, 1921-1982

Collection Overview

Title: American Association of University Professors Records, 1921-1982


Creator: American Association of University Professors, UND Chapter

Extent: 1.25 Linear Feet

Date Acquired: 03/29/1982

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The American Association of University Professors Records date from 1921 to 1982.  The collection was divided into four series:

Series 1: North Dakota State Chapter

Series 2: UND Chapter

Series 3: Other Chapters

Series 4: Other Organizations

Administrative Information

Accruals: Additional material was donated in 1985 (85-1373), by Dr. Richard Beringer on April 16, 1987 (87-1527), in May 1988, and by Dr. Benjamin Ring on August 9, 1989 (89-1674).

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

Acquisition Source: Elizabeth Hampsten, UND Department of English,

Acquisition Method: Donation; 82-980

Preferred Citation: (Description of Item) American Association of University Professors Records. OGLMC 751, Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections. Chester Fritz Library. University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.

Finding Aid Revision History: The collection was reprocessed by Curt Hanson in June 2015.  At that time, the finding aid was migrated to Archon.

Other URL: http://library.und.edu/holdings.php?id=ODIN_ALEPH000769230

Box and Folder Listing

Series 1: State Chapter RecordsAdd to your cart.
The first series contains records to the North Dakota State Chapter, which was established in 1968.  Materials in the series include the chapter's constitution, meeting minutes, correspondence and newsletters.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Constitution, 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Executive Committee, 1968-1973Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Meeting Minutes, 1968-1975Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Correspondence, 1968-1980Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Committee on Academic Freedom, 1965-1974Add to your cart.
Folder 6: "A Review of Selected Graduate Programs Offered by the State of North Dakota," Consultants Report, 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 7: North Star Newsletter, 1970-1972Add to your cart.
Series 2: University of North Dakota ChapterAdd to your cart.
The second series relates to the AAUP Chapter at the University of North Dakota.  This chapter was in existence for decades prior to the establishment of the North Dakota State Chapter.  Materials in the series include meeting minutes, correspondence, committee files, membership information and subject files.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Notices of Meetings, 1931-1941Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Meeting Minutes, 1970-1981Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Meeting Minutes, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Membership Lists and Notices of Meetings, 1952-1955Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Membership, 1929-1941, 1952-1953, 1955, 1973-1979Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Special Committee for the Study of the Initiated Measure, 1932Add to your cart.
The measure would have set limits on the salaries of government and public officials
Folder 14: Committee Reports, 1933-1940Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Ad Hoc Committee Regarding the Resignation of Dean Ronald Jackson, 1965Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Ad Hoc Committee Regarding the AFIT Minuteman School at the Minot Air Force Base, 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Committee W: Wages and Hours at UND, 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Committee W: Progress Report on Affirmative Action at UND, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Correspondence, 1935-1982Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Financial Records, 1939-1940Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Special Assessment for Funds to Combat Salary Reductions, 1932Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Conference: Role of the University in Intellectual Leadership," November 1956Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Survey of Faculty Regarding Social Programs, 1941Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Report of the Operation of the Constitution and Regulations Governing the University of North Dakota, 1938Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Tenure Conditions, 1936-1938Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Resolutions, 1933-1939Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Issues Addressed, 1932-1958Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Salaries at UND, 1932Add to your cart.
Folder 29: News Releases, 1974-1975Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Dr. Theodore Reiff Grievance, 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Dr. Douglas Peters Grievance, 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 32: MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Series 3: Other ChaptersAdd to your cart.
The third series contains records relating to other chapters at colleges and universities in North Dakota.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 33: Dickinson State University, 1969-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 34: Mayville State College, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 35: Jamestown College, 1966, 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 36: Minot State College, 1967-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 37: North Dakota State University, 1970-1972, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 38: UND Ellendale, 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 39: Valley City State College, 1969Add to your cart.
Folder 40: Williston State University, 1971-1972Add to your cart.
Folder 41: Regional Meetings, 1939-1940Add to your cart.
Series 4: Other OrganizationsAdd to your cart.
The final series consists of files from other organizations which both the North Dakota State Chapter and the UND Chapter interacted with.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 42: American Federation of Labor, 1935-1936Add to your cart.
Folder 43: National Education Association Membership Certificate, 1921Add to your cart.
Folder 44: North Dakota Council for Higher Education, 1970-1979Add to your cart.
Folder 45: North Dakota Higher Education Association, 1934-1977Add to your cart.