Name and location of repository
Level of description
Department of Zoology records
- 1913–1969 (Creation)
0.25 Linear Feet
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Scope and content
These materials include correspondence and reports of the the Department of Zoology, as well as sheet music of and tributes to faculty member James E. Ackert, namely Ackert correspondence, 1913–1918; reports from faculty about extending a Ph.D. program in zoology, 1958; faculty proposals regarding a 20-year plan for zoology, circa 1934; faculty comments about uniting zoology and entomology, circa 1945; "Aggie Loyalty" sheet music with words by Florence T. Ackert and music by James E. Ackert, circa 1915; and tributes to Ackert in <emph render='italic'>Transactions of the American Microscopical Society</emph>, 1969.
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Conditions governing access
No access restriction: All materials are open for research.
Conditions governing reproduction
The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.
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Acquisition and appraisal elements
It received accession number U2007.03, and the Division of Biology transferred the materials to the archives.
Immediate source of acquisition
Acqusition Source: Division of Biology
Acqusition Method: Transfer.
Acqusition Date: 20070215
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
Materials document university history and a prominent faculty member.
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Preferred Citation: [Item title], [item date], Department of Zoology records, Folder: [title], Morse Department of Special Collections, Kansas State University Libraries.
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Rules or conventions
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Finding Aid Author: Anthony R. Crawford
Processing Info: Anthony R. Crawford, university archivist, completed the processing of the collection in February 2007.
Publication Date: 2015-10-26