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Berea College

 Organization

Found in 357 Collections and/or Records:

Berea College Faculty and Staff Oral History Collection 1983-1989

 Collection
Identifier: RG 14-14.05
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of thirty-five audio cassettes and transcripts of interviews with thirteen Berea College faculty and staff. Some of the individuals interviewed were also Berea College alumni; the tenure with the College of several interviewees dated from the 1930s and 1940s.

The project was initiated by Berea College president, Willis D. Weatherford. The interviews were conducted by various Berea College faculty members between 1983 and 1989.

Dates: Created: 1983 - 1989

Berea College Faculty Manuals

 Collection
Identifier: RG 12-12.08
Abstract

The Berea College Faculty Manual provides information regarding a variety of professional, academic and institutional matters including a number of personnel policies for faculty.

Dates: Created: 1953-2011, 2019-2020

Berea College Fire Department

 Collection
Identifier: RG 05-5.21
Abstract

Starting in 1899, a fire brigade made up of students and known as the "Bucket Brigade," was established on campus and responded to calls both on and off campus. Formally established in 1905 by the College, the Fire Department served the campus and the city and was staffed by students. In 1966, the City of Berea took over responsibilities for operating the fire department ending what many affectionally referred to as the "College Fire Department."

Dates: Created: 1914-1994

Berea College Flag

 Collection
Identifier: RG 13-13.31
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and materials - including samples of flags- related to a project regarding the flag in 1986.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1986

Berea College Founders - Associated Individuals

 Collection
Identifier: RG 01-1.14
Abstract

These are the records and papers relating to the early history of the College and to individuals first associated with the institution, generally prior to 1868.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1895

Berea College Founding Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG 01-1.01
Abstract

These are the records and papers relating to the early history of the College and to individuals first associated with the institution, generally prior to 1868.

Dates: Created: 1855-2002

Berea College Handbooks

 Collection
Identifier: RG 12-12.03
Scope and Contents

A collection of a variety of handbooks for students including those published for freshman/first year students, by student government associations, and for the general student population.

The current Berea College Student Handbook can be found at: http://catalog.berea.edu/Current/Student-Handbook

Dates: Created: 1947-

Berea College Health Services

 Collection
Identifier: RG 05-5.17
Scope and Contents

Records include: Reports, correspondence, printed items and pamphlets, newsletters and wellness notices, manuals, and materials regarding the history of the program and staff who have served.

Dates: Created: 1893-2017

Berea College Historical Register/Alumni Directory

 Collection
Identifier: RG 12-12.26
Scope and Contents

Various historical registers and alumni directories of Berea College.

Dates: Created: 1916-1995

Berea College Hospital

 Collection
Identifier: RG 05-5.18
Abstract

Founded in 1899, Berea College Hospital appears this is the oldest college hospital in the United States, preceding Harvard's by one year. The hospital is no longer affiliated with the College and is currently administered by the Saint Joseph Health Systems under the name Saint Joseph, Berea.

Dates: Created: 1898-2009; Other: Majority of material found in 1898-1978

Additional filters:

Type
Collection 353
Archival Object 2
Unprocessed Material 1
Digital Record 1
 
Subject
Students, college -- Berea College 82
Berea (Ky.) 59
Education, higher -- Administration. 47
Appalachian Region. 21
Berea College -- Affiliated Schools -- Academy School 11
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Oral history. 9
Madison County (Ky.) -- History. 8
Oral history -- Berea College (Ky). 8
Oral history interview. 8
Abolitionists 6
Berea (Ky.) -- Race relations. 6
Oral history -- Appalachian region. 6
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources. 5
Science -- Study and Teaching 5
African Americans -- Education -- Kentucky. 4
Appalachian Region -- Economic Conditions. 4
Appalachian Region, Southern -- History. 4
Appalachian Region, Southern -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- History -- 20th century. 4
Kentucky Day Law. 4
Students -- Societies, etc. 4
Students, Afro-American -- Berea College 4
Students, Foreign. 4
African American history. 3
African Americans -- Appalachian Region. 3
Antislavery movements -- Kentucky. 3
Appalachian Region -- Race relations. 3
Appalachian Region -- Social conditions -- History. 3
Appalachian Region, Southern -- Study and teaching. 3
Appalachian Region, Southern. 3
Art -- Study and teaching. 3
Berea (Ky.) -- Newspapers. 3
Education, Higher -- Appalachian Region -- History. 3
Hand weaving -- Appalachian Region -- History. 3
Hand weaving. 3
Industrial arts -- Study and teaching. 3
Kentucky -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century. 3
Rural schools -- Kentucky -- History. 3
Temperance. 3
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century -- Sources. 3
Abolitionists -- Correspondence 2
Adult education 2
African Americans -- Appalachian Region -- History. 2
African Americans -- Civil rights. 2
African Americans. 2
American poetry. 2
Appalachia -- Education. 2
Appalachian Region -- Social life and customs. 2
Appalachian Region, Southern -- Periodicals. 2
Appalachian Region, Southern -- Social life and customs. 2
Basketball -- Kentucky -- Berea. 2
Berea (Ky.) -- History. 2
Berea College -- Academic Vice President 2
Civil rights movements. 2
Computer programming. 2
Day Law (Kentucky). 2
Debates and debating. 2
Drama -- Production and direction. 2
Education -- Kentucky -- Harlan County 2
Education -- Kentucky -- History. 2
Education -- Study and teaching 2
Folk and music festivals. 2
Folk art -- Appalachian Region, Southern. 2
Folk dancing. 2
Folk music -- Appalachian Region. 2
Geography -- Study and teaching. 2
Geography. 2
Geology -- Study and teaching. 2
Geology. 2
Goodell, Clarissa Cady. 2
Handweaving -- Patterns. 2
Home economics -- Study and teaching. 2
Latin language -- Study and teaching. 2
Librarians. 2
Madison County (Ky.) -- Newspapers. 2
Mathematics -- Study and teaching. 2
Medical care -- Kentucky. 2
Minorities -- Education -- United States. 2
Music -- Appalachian Region. 2
Music -- Instruction and study. 2
Navy V-12 Program (U.S.). 2
Oratory -- Competitions. 2
Philosophy and religion. 2
Photograph collections. 2
Physical education and training -- Study and teaching (Higher). 2
Pine Mountain Settlement School (Pine Mountain, Ky.) 2
Religion. 2
Sociology. 2
Southern States -- Race relations. 2
Student activities. 2
Student handbook 2
Students -- Political activity. 2
Students, Foreign -- Kentucky -- Berea. 2
Teacher -- Training of 2
Universities and colleges -- Alumni and alumnae. 2
Universities and colleges -- Finance. 2
Women -- Appalachian Region. 2
Women -- Education (Higher). 2
Women college students 2
World War, 1914-1918 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Military life 2
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