Research Reports, 1949-1977
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Brief Description: Research Reports (1949-1977) include duplicated and printed reports of research done by members of the faculty and staff concerning educational radio and TV, content analysis, psychological effects of mass media and music broadcasting.
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: 13/5/810
Created by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Institute of Communications Research
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 9/1963; 4/2003
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1305810.pdf
Arrangement: Chronological
Biographical Note for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Institute of Communications Research :

On April 24, 1947, the Trustees approved the appointment of Wilbur Schramm as Director of the newly created Institute of Communications Research.1 On February 16, 1950, the Trustees approved the establishment of a Division of Communications, which was to be headed by Schramm.2 The Institute of Communications Research was part of this Division. On April 21, 1954, the Trustees approved the transfer of the Institute of Communications Research to the Graduate College.3 On June 20, 1957, the Trustees transferred (effective September 1, 1957) the Institute of Communications Research to the College of Journalism and Communications, with the Director of the Institute reporting to the Dean of the College.4

1. Board of Trustees Transactions, 44th Report, April 24, 1947, p. 351.

2. Board of Trustees Transactions, 45th Report, February 16, 1950, p. 988.

3. Board of Trustees Transactions, 47th Report, April 21, 1954, pp. 1322-23.

4. Board of Trustees Transactions, 49th Report, June 20, 1957, p. 435.

Subject Index
Communications Research
Radio Educational Programs
Television
Languages of Materials
English [eng]