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Academics Collection

Call Number: UA004
Scope and Contents

This collection contains material compiled by Tufts University Historian Russell Miller relating to general academic matters that did not fit into any of his other subject categories. It contains artifacts, clippings, correspondence, fliers, notes, programs, photographs, press releases, speeches, and lists of presenters and recipients of academic honors. It contains materials on commencement, class day, convocation, and matriculation. In addition, it contains the full text of talks given as part of the Russell Lecture Series, a lecture series that was run through the Crane Theological School and is the University's oldest lecture series. There are also materials on the Steinman Poetry Lecture Series and the University Lecture Series.

The photographs are grouped at the end of the collection.

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This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material in this collection may be protected by copyright and other rights. Please see “Reproductions and Use” on the Digital Collections and Archives website for more information about reproductions and permission to publish. Copyright to all materials created by Tufts University employees in the course of their work is held by the Trustees of Tufts University.


This collection is organized in one series: Academic.

Creation: 1856 -- 1996
8.75 Linear Feet (18 boxes)
Related Names
Miller, Russell E.
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