Office of the President administrative records, 1951-1965.


Office of the President administrative records, 1951-1965.

Administrative records, 1951-1965, including material from the administrations of Chancellor James Loomis Madden (1951-1952), Chancellor/President Henry Townley Heald (1952-1956), President Carroll Vincent Newsom (1956-1962), and President James McNaughton Hester (1962-1975). There is also some material relating to the previous Chancellor, Harry Woodburn Chase. The records detail the activities of the chief administrative offices, departments and schools, faculty, alumni and students of the university; they also contain information on community relations, external associations, government agencies, plant and property, and major events. The collection includes architectural drawings, budgets, correspondence, memoranda, minutes, photographs, publications, press clippings, reports, and questionnaires. Some material deals with the administrative reorganization of NYU, and with the building plans of the University, including the Development of Washington Square project.

8 linear ft. (16 boxes)

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