Alice Lohrer Papers, 1914-86
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Brief Description: Papers of Alice Lohrer '31, professor of library science (1945-74), including correspondence (1917-85), reports, minutes, surveys, tax returns (1961-78); clippings, photographs and publications (1932-73) relating to the library school curriculum; faculty meeting minutes (1941-73); extension courses (1945-50, 1962-73); foreign students (1959-63); school libraries (1940-62); children's materials, conferences, institutes and workshops (1937-77); Oak Park High School (1924-86); University of Chicago (1927-43); teacher-librarian training (1941-55); student teaching, publications and the American Library Association (1938-78); Association of American Library Schools (1947-73); American Association of School Librarians (1942-73); Illinois Library Association (1937-78) and Illinois Association of School Librarians (1942-78); Beta Phi Mu (1966-78); North Central Association accreditation evaluations (1967-74); district instructional materials center file (1949-63); local area consensus studies (1951-55); surveys of school libraries in Oak Park and twenty-eight other Illinois communities; Thailand library education (1955-56); Japan library education (1957); Iran library education (1966-67, 1976-77); Missouri Children's Library Services (1961-62).
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]
Record Series Number: 18/1/24
Created by: Lohrer, Alice
Volume: 34.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 6/21/1974; 8/1/74; 9/7/78; 11/11/88; 11/18/88; 11/21/88
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Arrangement: by type of material and chronologically thereunder
Subject Index
American Association of School Librarians
American Library Association
Beta Phi Mu
Children's Literature
Children and Youth
Education, United States Department and Office of
Extension Centers
Faculty Papers
Foreign Students
Fulbright Awards
High Schools
Illinois Association of School Librarians
Illinois Library Association
Keio University
Library and Information Science, Graduate School of
Library Education
Library Equipment
Library Surveys
Missouri Libraries
Music -- China - Art and Literature
Music -- Iran - Education
Music -- Japan - Education
North Central Association
Oak Park, Illinois
School Libraries
Secondary Schools
Teacher Education, Council of
Thailand - Education
University of Chicago
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]