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Record Group: 22 C
Record Sub-Group: 8
Records Title: UMC; Student Life and Activities; Memoirs and Manuscripts
Dates: 1899-1966
Volume: 1 and 1/3 cubic feet, 1.66 linear feet

Scope and Content Note

This Record Sub-Group holds manuscripts and memoirs of student life at the University of Missouri-Columbia prepared by MU alumni. Included are autobiographical manuscripts, student diaries, manuscript histories, and other papers relating to life as a student on the MU campus.

Series Descriptions:

Series 1. - C:22/2/1
This Series contains an autobiographical manuscript written by Lyndon B. Phifer, a 1912 graduate of the University of Missouri. Together with his descriptions of student life at MU in the early 1900s, Phifer includes details of his life before and after attending the University.
(1/6 c.f., B3A, C1, 5)

Series 2.- C:22/2/2 (A80-54)
This Series holds a photocopy of Emile Dudley Vogt's student diary. Vogt's diary covers the three month period from April through June of 1899, during which time he attended the University of Missouri.
(1 Env., B3A, C1, 5)

Series 3.- C:22/2/3 (A82-67)
This Series contains the memoirs of MU graduate Fred W. Koenig. Though some space is devoted to Koenig's student life at MU, the bulk of this manuscript is devoted to his experiences as a soldier and prisoner of war during World War II (including his participation in the "Bataan Death March").
(1/6 c.f., B3A, C1, 5)

Series 4. - C:22/2/4 (A84-4)
This Series holds Hazel Hoffman Perryman's brief manuscript history of the founding and early years of the Mortar Board, Alumnae Chapter on the University of Missouri-Columbia campus (ca. 1916-1935).
(1 Env., B3A, C1, 5)
Note to Researcher: For additional records of the MU Mortar Board chapter, see
C:22/18/1.

Series 5. - C:22/2/5 (A89-38)
This Series contains course materials gathered by Mary Knight while a Nursing student at the University of Missouri-Columbia (ca. 1961-1966). Included are Knight's handwritten lecture notes as well as exercises, examinations, course schedules, handouts, note cards, and reading assignments.
(1 c.f., 033784)

Series 6. - C:22/20/1 (A88-51)
This Series holds microfilmed copies of correspondence between members of the Schlotzhauer family of Pilot Grove Missouri. Letters pertain to life in central Missouri during the period from 1849 though 1906, including commentary and information concerning the University of Missouri.
(1 MFR, 703, MFC)

Restrictions Note: The Archives of the University of Missouri-Columbia is required by law and Board of Curator's policy to restrict access to some files and information. Student records are held as confidential under the Federal Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 and by University policy. Faculty promotion and tenure records and Academic Personnel files are restricted for 75 years, or the lifetime of the individual. All grievance, disciplinary, and medical records are treated as confidential files. Consultations with legal counsel, both in-house and external, are protected by the attorney/client privilege and will not be released.

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