Centennial Office records, 1950-1982 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
ID: 3/RG 2/RG 2-8-8
Extent: 6.0 Cubic Feet
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Scope and Contents: The Centennial Office records consist of administrative files documenting the activities, budgets, publications, and publicity surrounding Southern Illinois University's five year centennial celebration. The collection primarily consists of event proposals, including conferences, symposiums, benefits, speeches, and videotapes. Also included are budget plans, publications related to the centennial, and records from multiple committee meetings, such as the screening and scheduling committee, the budget committee, publications committee, museum exhibits committee, etc. Correspondence and congratulations from other Universities across the United States also document the centennial of Southern Illinois University.