Board in Control of Student Publications records
Scope and Content
The records of the Board in Control of Student Publications documents the administrative actions of the Board, as well as various University of Minnesota student publications. Materials includes constitutions and by-laws, meeting minutes, and correspondence of the Board, and correspondence and platforms of the various student publications. Most of the records relate to the Minnesota Dailyand the Gopher.
- University of Minnesota. Board of Student Publications. (Organization)
Language of Materials
Collection material in English
Use of Materials
Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only.
Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). Requests to publish should be arranged with the University of Minnesota Archives.
Board in Control of Student Publications was established to provide a University-wide organization that's responsible for providing and managing student generated printed media at the University of Minnesota. In addition, the Board was able to discontinue student publications for various reasons, including lack of funding. Publications oversaw by the Board included many short lived humor and literary magazines, as well as the University's student newspaper - the Minnesota Daily, and student yearbook - the Gopher. The Board's name was official changed to the Minnesota Daily Board of Directors in 1992/1993.
5 Cubic Feet (4 boxes)
Collection contains the records of the Board in Control of Student Publications at the University of Minnesota.
Source of acquisition
The records were transferred to University Archives from 1965-1980.
- Universities and colleges -- Minnesota -- Periodicals. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- University of Minnesota -- Periodicals.
- University of Minnesota. Board of Student Publications.
- Board in Control of Student Publications Records, 1926-1980.
- Karen Spilman
- March 2010
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English
Collecting Area Details
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