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Votes and list of names, 1884-1885 Digital

Item — Box: 2, Folder: 7Identifier: UAII 5.7
Scope and Contents: Documents the "unsatisfactory condition" of the English department, and the appointment of lecturers, tutors, and professors. Also of note is a list of possible members of the Board of Overseers and Master of Arts candidates.

Votes and printed meeting announcements of the Board of Overseers, 1868 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 55Identifier: UAII 5.7
Scope and Contents: Illustrates the election of five new members of the Board of Overseers, establishment of special honors, Harvard Medical School reforms, and resignation of President Thomas Hill.

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers, 1882 Digital

Item — Box: 2, Folder: 5Identifier: UAII 5.7
Scope and Contents: Describes student "disturbances" at Harvard and the issue of women in the Medical School. The votes mention a "scandal" and a new provision to retain the right to revoke degrees within a week of confirmation. The votes also document a desire to establish a school for veterinary medicine, but not the medical education of women.

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers, 1879 Digital

Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2Identifier: UAII 5.7
Scope and Contents: Discusses the question of women in the Medical School, and the conclusion regarding a donation of funds, upon the admission of women.

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers, 1880 Digital

Item — Box: 2, Folder: 3Identifier: UAII 5.7
Scope and Contents: Illustrates changes to the Board and disagreements with the committee to visit the college regarding scholarships. The Act of Legislature of the Commonwealth was implemented and secured only residents of Massachusetts to be on the Board. Laws were also amended to require committees to visit academic departments.

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers, 1881 Digital

Item — Box: 2, Folder: 4Identifier: UAII 5.7
Scope and Contents: Documents challenges to the Corporation regarding competency of English instructor Manuel Jacob Drennan and the growth of the Medical School.

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers, 1871 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 59Identifier: UAII 5.7
Scope and Contents: Demonstrates reform of the Medical School by President Charles Eliot, including new requirements for graduation. The new requirements included passing at least five out of the nine departments, and a satisfactory dissertation. There is mention of repealing the statutes for the Medical School, which were adopted by the President and Fellows on March 20, 1868. Also documented is the disagreement with the Corporation's recommendation to establish a professor of diseases of women, creation of a...

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on a dancing ban at Harvard, 1760 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 15Identifier: UAII 5.7
Scope and Content: The collection contains official handwritten and later typewritten records of votes and resolutions enacted during the meetings of the Harvard Board of Overseers, and maintained by the Secretaries of the Board of Overseers, between circa 1700 and 1892. Chiefly consisting of recorded votes, the records also include a small number of printed Board of Overseers meeting announcements, clippings of votes and resolutions, and letters from board members regarding recent votes. The records document the...

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on Committee to examine the state of the College, 1809 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 26Identifier: UAII 5.7
Scope and Content: The collection contains official handwritten and later typewritten records of votes and resolutions enacted during the meetings of the Harvard Board of Overseers, and maintained by the Secretaries of the Board of Overseers, between circa 1700 and 1892. Chiefly consisting of recorded votes, the records also include a small number of printed Board of Overseers meeting announcements, clippings of votes and resolutions, and letters from board members regarding recent votes. The records document the...