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Guide to the Frederick Schult Papers
1926-1997  MC 207

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY, 10012
(212) 998-2641
university-archives@nyu.edu


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Collection processed by Steve D'Avria.

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on September 13, 2012
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Schult, Frederick
Title: Frederick Schult Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1926-1997
Abstract: This collection contains various records collected by Frederick Schult. It includes materials relating to Phi Beta Kappa, such as bulletins and meeting notes, as well as papers dealing with the History Department and the Graduate School of Arts and Science at New York University. Other topics include the Liberal Education Program (LEP).
Quantity: 1.0 linear feet
Location note: This collection is stored offsite. Please contact the repository for access.
Call Phrase: MC 207

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Biography of Frederick Schult

Frederick C. Schult was born on June 11, 1928, and attended Stuyvesant High School from 1943 to 1946. He received his B.A. from New York University's College of Arts and Sciences in 1950, and his M.A. and Ph.D. in history from the Graduate School of Arts and Science in 1951 and 1962 respectively. He joined the University faculty in 1951 as an assistant instructor in history at the School of Commerce, and from 1956 to 1962 he served as an instructor of history at the University College of Arts and Sciences. From 1962 to 1969, he served as assistant professor of history, and in 1969, he was named associate professor of history.

Schult also held administrative positions within the University. At the University College of Arts and Science, he served as assistant to the Dean from 1957-1962 and as Assistant Dean from 1962-1970. He also served as a freshman class advisor from 1957-1965 and as the Director of Counseling and Registration from 1965-1970. Additionally, Schult served as an Associate Dean in the Graduate School of Arts and Science.

Schult served in the United States Army from 1954-1956. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Zeta Psi, as well as several historical and educational societies, including the American Historical Association and the Organization of American Historians. He has participated in several University committees, including those devoted to financial aid, student affairs, and academics.

His main academic focus is 19th-century American history.

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Scope and Content Note

The materials in the collection reflect the diverse experiences and interests of the collector. The majority of the documents date from the late 1980s and the early 1990s. The majority of documents are meeting minutes and administrative reports. Some photographs are included.

Arrangement

Folders are arranged in no discernable order.

The files are grouped into one series.

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Access Points

Document Type

  • Correspondence.
  • Photographs.

Subject Organizations

  • New York University. Faculty of Arts and Science.
  • Phi Beta Kappa.

Subject Topics

  • New York University -- Administration.
  • Universities and colleges -- Administration.
  • Universities and colleges -- Faculty.

Subject Places

  • New York (State) |z New York.

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Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Administrative papers are closed for 20 years following the date of creation. Student information may be subject to FERPA guidelines. Please contact the University Archivist with questions regarding specific materials.

This collection is in off-site storage.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the:
New York University Archives
Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, New York 10012
Phone: 212.998.2641
Fax: 212.995.4225
E-mail: university-archives@nyu.edu

Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form: Identification of item, date (if known); Frederick Schult Papers; MC 207; box number; folder number; New York University Archives, New York University Libraries.

 

Physical Access

Please note that this collection is stored offsite, and you must contact the repository to schedule access.

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Container List

Series I

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Frontiersman of Fortune: Moses M. Strong of Mineral Point by Kenneth Duckett

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1955
Box: 1 Folder : 2 The Presidents of the Beta of New York: A Centennial Memoir by Theodore F. Jones and Richard D. Mallery

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1958
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Phi Beta Kappa Bulletin 33rd Triennial Council Meeting

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1983
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Phi Beta Kappa Bulletin 34th Triennial Council Meeting

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1985
Box: 1 Folder : 5 Phi Beta Kappa Bulletin 35th Triennial Council Meeting

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1988
Box: 1 Folder : 6 Phi Beta Kappa Bulletin 36th Triennial Council Meeting

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1991
Box: 1 Folder : 7 Phi Beta Kappa Bulletin 37th Triennial Council Meeting

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1994
Box: 1 Folder : 8 Phi Beta Kappa Bulletin 38th Triennial Council Meeting

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1997
Box: 1 Folder : 9 Memorial Tributes (Various)

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1985 , 1991
Box: 1 Folder : 10 Bayrd Still Memorial

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1992
Box: 1 Folder : 11 Journal Articles

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1939
Box: 1 Folder : 12 GSAS Constitutions

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1963
Box: 1 Folder : 13 GSAS Alumni Association Constitution

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1990
Box: 1 Folder : 14 Heights Green Groom Society Playbills

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1974
Box: 1 Folder : 15 Report on History Program

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1986
Box: 1 Folder : 16 Correspondence between Dean Musser and Henry Steel Commager [photocopies]

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1926
Box: 1 Folder : 17 History Department Alumni Committee

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1984
Box: 1 Folder : 18 Phi Beta Kappa

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1982
Box: 1 Folder : 19 History Alumni Association

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1985
Box: 1 Folder : 20 FAS: LEP [Liberal Education Program]

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1980
Box: 1 Folder : 21 LEP

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1984
Box: 1 Folder : 22 LEP Workshop

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

1983
Box: 1 Folder : 23 Miscellaneous Documents

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

undated
Box: 1 Folder : 24 Photograph of Dean Emeritus Joseph H. Park

General note

bar code #: 3 1142 04227157 0

undated

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