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Finding Aid for the Classics Department. Announcements of lectures and department events. 1978-1988.
University Archives Record Series 303  
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  • Title: Classics Department. Announcements of lectures and department events.
    Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 303
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2 linear ft. (2 cartons)
    Date: 1978-1988
    Abstract: Record Series 303 contains announcements of lectures and events in the Classics department from 1978-1988.
    Creator: Classics Department.

    Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright of portions of this collection has been assigned to The Regents of the University of California. The UCLA University Archives can grant permission to publish for materials to which it holds the copyright. All requests for permission to publish or quote must be submitted in writing to the UCLA University Archivist.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Classics Department. Announcements of lectures and department events (University Archives Record Series 303). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

    Historical Note

    The current Classics Department at UCLA originates from a small department called "Classical Languages," formed in 1919 at the inception of UCLA and consisting of the professor and six classes. In 1922, a second professor joined the department and classes in Ancient Greek were added to the curriculum. By 1965, the faculty numbered 12 members responsible for courses in Latin and Greek and another six members responsible for Indo-European studies (Hungarian, Finnish, Celtic, Irish, and the ancient languages of Sanskrit and Hittite), and the department has instituted programs leading to the master and doctoral degrees.

    Scope and Content

    Record Series 303 contains announcements of lectures and events in the Classics department from 1978-1988.
    This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.