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33-4., 1947-1950.

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

Contains correspondence, clippings, announcements, publications, and other material re all aspects of campus life, including student events, elections, organizations, protests, and activism. Reference is made to civil rights activity, as well as to protests against the Vietnam War. Material relating to the National Student Strike of 1970 and the May Day demonstrations of 1971 is included.

Arranged chronologically.


  • 1947-1950.

Conditions Governing Access

Box 1 folder 5 and Box 2 folder 1 contain closed material which will be removed before access is granted.


From the Collection: 1.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Container Summary

Includes: memo from President Hunter Guthrie, S.J., re charging University Fee at registration, February 14, 1950; freshmen registration schedule for Bachelor of Science students, 1950; student handbook, “Georgetown and You - Class of 1954”; Washington Post clipping, 09/24/1950, re expected drop in D.C. college enrollments; notice from Treasurer James T. Wilkinson, S.J., re Student Activity Card, 09/28/1950; memo from George N. Butler to President Guthrie re student activity fees, 06/02/1949; Times-Herald, Washington Post, Star, and Washington Daily News clippings re retaking of exams due to suspicion of cheating, May 1949; clipping from unidentified newspaper re post-war record enrollments, ca. 1949; memo from President Lawrence C. Gorman, S.J., to J. Raymond Trainor, Secretary of the School of Foreign Service, re policy that students must be generally be present at commencement to receive their diploma, 05/19/1948; memo on “Student Guidance at Georgetown” that includes description of history and purpose of Guidance Center, previously known as Veterans Administration Guidance Center, 1948; letter to President from members of senior class re low number of admissions to Medical School from among their number, 12/02/1947; and student roster, 1947.

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Archives Repository

Lauinger Library, 5th Floor
37th and O Streets, N.W.
Washington DC 20057