Correspondence and Subject File, 1958-1979 | The American Library Association Archives
Series Number: 9/2/6
Acquired: 04/26/1974. 1/28/1981, 9/1/1989, 1/24/2018
Volume: 4.2 Cubic Feet
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Description: Correspondence and subject files of Office of Recruitment contains correspondence of Myrl Ricking, Director of the Office for Recruitment, regarding promotional literature and activities of the ALA recruiting committee (1958-63), office (1962-69) and regional representatives (1963-65), includes the ALA Office for Recruitment Newsletter (1958-66, 1968-69, 1971-73), ALA recruitment networks file (1964-70), nominations for the Halsey W. Wilson Library Recruitment Award (1966), promotional literature for library careers, manpower surveys (1967, 1970-71), minority recruitment programs (1971-73), reports, photographs (1949-68), professional recruiters file (1966-72), newspaper clippings, conference files, exhibit materials and drafts of articles. The series includes files on advisory committee materials (1966-73), affirmative action (1970-76), budgets (1966-73), library education (1963-76), library employment (1970-79), the Library Market Place (1975-78) and ALA Recruiting Network local representatives file (1964).