Radio Station WPGU File, 1958-1979
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Brief Description: Radio Station WPGU files of Director of Housing Paul J. Doebel and Mrs. Dee Frame, administrative advisor to WPGU (1970-79), including correspondence, audit reports, financial statements, minutes, newspaper clippings, photographs, press releases, publications, rosters, schedules, constitutions and bylaws, and student petitions for appointments relating to the Illini Publishing Company, Station Break, advertising, antennas, equipment, space, sponsorship, FM broadcasting, the move to Weston Hall (1961) and related policy and operational matters.
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: 37/6/18
Created by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Division of Housing
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 8/13/80
Arrangement: Chronological
Biographical Note for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Division of Housing :

In 1939, the Board of Trustees established a Division of Student Housing.1 The director had general supervision of all student housing, advised fraternities and sororities on building plans, cooperated with Physical Plant Department "in its supervision of off-campus personal conduct of students," and acted as agent of the Student Officers Committee and secretary of the Student Discipline Committee.2 The Housing Division operates and maintains all University-owned residence halls and housing facilities. It is responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for Campus Affairs for the inspection of certified student living quarters, for listing available off-campus housing, and for promoting safety, health, and good living conditions.


--Director's Office

--Administrative Affairs

--Food Services Department

--Student Affairs

--Business Office

--Family Housing

--Central Food Stores

--Housing Information and Off-Campus Housing

--Residential Services Office (Maintenance and Custodial)3

--Food and Residential Services (1974)

--Undergraduate Residence Halls (1971)

1. Board of Trustees Transactions, 40th Report, July 21, 1939, p. 505-06.

2. Ibid., Sept. 30, 1939, pp. 580-82.

3. Statement by Lawrence J. Gaffney, Associate Director for Administrative Affairs, Housing, February, 1974.

Subject Index
Illini Publishing Company
Radio Broadcasting
Radio Station - WPGU
Residence Halls
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]