Folder 1: Material on Peter Cooper, 1956-1978
“Letter dated April 29, 1859 from Peter Cooper to the Trustees of The Cooper Union” 1956 reprint of the “Letter”
Excerpt retyped from “Letter dated April 29, 1859 from Peter Cooper...”
“Peter Cooper, the Honest Man” pamphlet by Peter Lyon, a reprint from American Heritage, February 1959.
Folder 2: Cooper Union Finances, 1976-1978
Cooper Union Financial Report 1976-1977
Cooper Union Financial Report 1977-1978
Poster: “Why Is The Student Fee Being Increased to $300...”
Planning notes for event to discuss Cooper Union's financial affairs
Audio recording (cassette tape) of William Simmons, Director of Development, Cooper Union, October 24, 1978.
Typed transcript of speech in the Great Hall by William Simmons, October 24, 1978
Folder 3: Cooper Union Library, 1977-1978
The Research System of South Manhattan-A Proposal Prepared for The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, January 1977.
Library Advisory Committee, Minutes of the Third Meeting, February 1978.
Questions for Library Panel Discussion
The New York University Libraries: A Special NYU Report Supplement [newspaper], February 23, 1978.
Folder 4: Humanities Department, 1978-1979
Faculty/Student Senate recommendations.
Student petition memorandum relating to moving the Humanities Department from the Foundation Building to make room for a Linotype operation. Among those signing the petition is Douglas Ashford (Art faculty member since 1993).
Fragment from “History of the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences,” November 9, 1978, Issued by the Office of the President.
Folder 5: Governances of the Schools at Cooper Union, 1978
Governance of the Faculty of the School of Architecture, September 12, 1978.
Governance of the Faculty of the School of Art, September 12, 1978.
Governance of the Faculty of the School of Engineering, September 12, 1978.
Folder 6: Cooper Union Federation of College Teachers - Contract, March 1978
First Contract, 1978: “Agreement between The Cooper Union for The Advancement of Science and Art and Cooper Union Federation of College Teachers.”
Folder 7: Miscellaneous Documents, 1978-1979
The Cooper Union Student Register 1978-1979
Public Building Inventory: Phase III Vacant City Owned & Buildings with Reuse Potential, November 14, 1978
List of Distinguished Art Alumni and their titles
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