Rhetoric Manuals and Studies, 1935, 1940, 1951, 1953-54, 1956, 1961, 1967 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 15/7/807
Acquired: 9/1963; 11/1983
Volume: 0.1 cubic feet
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Description: Rhetoric Manuals and Studies, including a report on university rhetoric teachers views of high school composition courses (1935), a report on the quality of students' writing as revealed on examination papers (1940), a staff memo concerning the English Qualifying Examination (1967), the Stylebook of English (ca. 1951) and Standards in Freshman Rhetoric (1956, 1961). The series also includes a form letter from R. Baird Shuman, Director of Freshman Rhetoric, concerning summer employment for Rhetoric students (February 1981). For similar material see href="controlcard.php?id=1898">Record Series 4/2/23.