David C. Baum Papers, 1959-73
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Brief Description: Papers of David C. Baum, Professor of Law (1963-73) include teaching materials for courses in corporate law, local government and urban problems; agenda, minutes and reports of Urbana-Champaign Senate and Senate Council; minutes and memoranda concerning College of Law and University committee activities (Law Library, appointments, clerkship, law and poverty, discipline, policy and development, lectures, academic freedom, and elections and credentials committees); and correspondence and reports relating to membership in professional organizations;  AAUP, Chicago Bar Association (Committee on Federal Taxation) and Illinois State Bar Association (Corporate and Securities Law section, chair 1966-67).  The series also includes court papers, briefs, correspondence, drafts, notes and research material for four legal cases in which Baum participated (academic freedom and school desegregation suits, suit by bank to recover damages, and petition for rehearing of murder trial); drafts and reprints of Baum publications concerning local government, home rule and the Illinois Supreme Court; reconstitution of the UIUC Senate (1970); and documents and correspondence relating to Baum's role as Staff Counsel of 1970 Illinois Constitutional Convention Legislative Committee.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 14/2/29
Created by: Baum, David C.
Volume: 6.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 6/39/1983
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1402029.pdf
Arrangement: by activity
Subject Index
Academic Freedom
Chicago Bar Association
Corporation Law
Course Materials
Faculty Papers
Home Rule
Illinois Constitution
Illinois State Bar Association
Law
Law, College of
Legal Research
Legislature, Illinois
Local Government
Municipal Government
School Desegregation
Student Discipline
University Senate
Urbana, Illinois
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]