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Long Range Planning Committees

Identifier: RG 10-10.18

Scope and Contents

Records of  Berea College Long Range Planning Committees including reports, meeting minutes, correspondence and sub-committee materials.


  • created: 1969-1987


Conditions Governing Access

Records can be accessed through the Reading Room, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the collection other than federal copyright regulations. Please cite all information.


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Arrangement Note

Series 1: Long Range Planning Committee (1969-1970) - made up of representative administrators, faculty, staff, trustees, alumni and students of the college, the LRPC meet throughout 1969 and early 1970 to produce a long-range development plan for the college. The committee studied the financial needs of the college for the period 1970-1975.

Series 2: Long Range Planning Committee (1974-1976) - the Berea College Long Range Planning Committee, made up of representative administrators, faculty, staff, trustees, alumni and students of the college, meet from September 1974 to March 1976, producing a final report ("Long Range Plan for 1976-1981") containing recommendations or basic guidelines  to be submitted to the Board of Trustees.

Series 3: Long Range Planning Committee (1985-1987) - participated in an eighteen month long range planning process culminating in the March 1987 "Report of the Future of Berea College."

Some records within this collection can be accessed digitally - see detailed description below.

Related Materials

RG 2.0: Board of Trustees

RG 3.06: Willis D. Weatherford, Jr. Papers

RG 3.07: John Bell Stephenson Papers

RG 10.09: Faculty Advisory Council

Processing Information

Collection processed and finding guide created January 2019 by Lori Myers-Steele, Collections Archivist.


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Revision Statements

  • 2023-05: Finding guide revised, digital objects created

Repository Details

Part of the Berea College Special Collections and Archives Repository

Hutchins Library
100 Campus Drive
Berea Kentucky 40404 US