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Contents of finding aids and inventories are subject to changes and updates as necessary.

Dance 1913, 1939-2008. Chelonia, Orchesis, Terrapin, Ballroom Dance Club. Programs, flyers, posters, and invitations for various dance performances, news articles, clippings, press releases. Finding aid.
Day Care Center --
Dean of Chapel --
Deeds Abstracts, financial reports, early college site deals and Illinois deals
Delian Society 1860-1906 constitution, by-laws and records. See Forensics.
Delta Sigma Rho See Fraternities
Development Fundraising and endowment materials, promotional brochures and mailings. Finding aid.
Directories Student, faculty and staff 1906-present. Finding aid.
Eaton Chapel See Buildings.
Economics Department --
Education Department Handbooks and teacher's education at Beloit, late 1960s-mid 1970s and article from 1850, Connections newsletter, departmental literature, Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)
Educational Development Program (EDP) (former name for Student Support Services). See TRIO.
Endowed Chairs --
Engineering Program --
English Department Departmental literature, newsletters, Mackey Chair Inventory, English Club. 1850-1855, 1902-1996
EnvironVan Reports, schedule, schools visited, trips, photos and brochures. Article.
Events Scheduling Guidelines Schedules, guidelines
Executives in Residence Press releases, memos, brochure, correspondence
Faculty Women's Club (1930s - 1980s), committee reports, clubs, conferences, wages and benefits, minutes (1945-1970) handbooks, awards, Faculty Forum, and Faculty and Alumni Club
Field and Career Services (FACS) Newsletters, correspondence, articles, event flyers, internship and career counseling brochures. Pre-Liberal Arts in Practice Center, circa 1975-2008. Finding aid.
Films Booklets (1978-1995), calendars, festivals, flyers, and programs
Finances Ledger of accounts of Beloit College 1840-1852
Financial Aid Brochures, articles, memos, Moral Obligation Scholarship, work study. 1916-1993
Financial Correspondence Deeds, mortgages, notes from late 19th century
Folk and Blues Posters, artist listing, flyers, photos , information on the artists, publications, news clippings, finances, committee notes, t-shirt designs, and other logistical documents. 1970-2003. Finding aid.
Food Service Dining News, flyers, coupons
Forensics 1848-1956, 1981-1982 (bulk 1850-1916). Debate and oration programs, prize declamation programs (including the Rice Prize), group record books, meeting minutes, public meeting notices, constitutions and by-laws, published versions of speeches. Finding aid.
Founders' Day Service Programs, brochures
Founding Conventions Roster, minutes and papers. 1841-1870. Finding aid.
Fraternities Alpha Sigma Tau, Beta Theta Pi, Delta Delta Delta, Delta Gamma, Delta Phi Upsilon, Delta Psi Delta, Delta Tau Rho, Kappa Alpha Theta, Kappa Delta, Phi Kappa Psi, Pi Beta Phi, Pi Kappa Alpha, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Sigma Chi, Sigma Pi, Tau Kappa Epsilon, Tau Rho, Theta Pi Gamma, and Zeta Kappa Zeta. Songbooks, scrapbooks minutes and misc. Draft inventory.
French Club House Flyers
Geology Department Keck Research Symposium in Geology, Crinoid collection, history, field trips, geology field trip booklets w/ maps. 1960s-present
Greek Plays Programs, articles and notes. See also Theatre.
Handbooks 1887-2007 student handbooks, academic regulations, activities calendar. Finding aid.
Health Services publications distributed by Beloit College’s Health Services (aka Health and Wellness Center). Pamphlets, brochures, memoranda, flyers, official newsletters (Health Center News). 1929-2004. Finding aid.
High Potential Education Program CHRON file and proposals 1969-1972
High School Day Programs, invitations, 1920-1954
Historical Accounts of the College Circulars, letters, newspaper clippings, publications, student papers, speeches. Most of the histories focus on the founding of the college through rest of the 19th century, and many were written by Beloit College administrative staff, faculty, and alumni. Finding aid.
History Department Departmental literature, newsletters. circa 1960, 1982-1995
Honor System Articles, correspondence, and meetings minutes regarding cheating, reactions to the handling of honor and morality at the College. Brief histories of the Honor System and Honor Code. 1865-1987. Finding aid.
Honorary Degrees Listings by each year issued as well as alphabetically
Honors Day Academic Honors Day Convocations (aka Recognition Day) programs since 1943, correspondence, press releases, and other materials discussing nominees, awards budgets, the awards and their recipients. Finding aid.
Humor Amusing news clippings, correspondence, photos
Inaugurations Programs and speeches. 1850-2000
Independent Student Association 1953-1961 history and scrapbook
Indian Mounds Correspondence, journal articles, student reports, maps, pamphlets. 1857-2005. Finding aid.
Indian (Native American) Students Pamphlets, letters, individual students information, training schools, mission meetings, vouchers and Indian Experience. 1857-2005, bulk 1883-1884. Finding aid.
Information Services Correspondence 1953-1962
Institute at Beloit Records of students, faculty, and the College's involvement. Correspondence, photocopies of articles, brochures. 1980-1981
Institutional Research NCA surveys, reports, self-studies, handbooks 1960s-1980s, College Examiner, "Trends and Issues," "Renewal Admidst Stability". 1956-2000. Finding aid.
International Beloit and China Correspondence with various universities, articles, survey responses, papers and history. Inventory. Chinese Students and Beloit College honors term project.
International Club Programs from 1886-1911
International Education See World Affairs Center
International Relations Club --
International Students Articles, Chinese students, missionaries, listings by specific country
Junior Exhibition Event programs from the 1850s to the 1890s, transcripts of other programs, correspondence, and relevant faculty meeting minutes. 1854-1893. Finding aid.
Language Program (Ten Day and Freshman) See New Student Days
Latin@s at Beloit Articles and correspondence, Voces Latinas, Interested Ladies of Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority Inc., oral histories. 1998-ongoing
Library Founding, renovation, history, Dean's files, publications, budget, collection listing 1860s-2000s. Finding aid.
Lincoln and Beloit Correspondence, transcripts of correspondence, articles. 1893-1957. Robert Irrmann article. Fridays with Fred article.
Logan Museum Correspondence, photos, inventory and exhibits, Logan Museum Bulletin, Logan Letter, renovation records, budgets and grant info, promotional materials, other publications, anthropology department and museum studies info. 1881-ongoing. Finding aid.


 Selected Subject Headings

  • A-C: Academic to Curriculum
  • D-L: Dance to Logan
  • M-R: Madeline to Rules
  • S-Z: Scholarships to YMCA