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Finding Aid for the Law School. Office of the Dean. Administrative Files. 1949-1982.
University Archives Record Series 527  
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  • Title: Law School. Office of the Dean. Administrative Files.
    Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 527
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 9.2 linear ft. (23 boxes)
    Date: 1949-1982
    Abstract: Record Series 527 contains the administrative files of the Office of the Dean including committee minutes, budget and personnel files, memoranda, reports, and materials relating to specific programs and institutes.
    Creator: Law School. Office of the Dean. 1949-

    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 is held by 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], Law School. Office of the Dean. Administrative Files (University Archives Record Series 527). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

    Historical note

    The UCLA School of Law was founded in 1949. In 1947 the California State Legislature appropriated money for the construction of the law school building on the UCLA campus. The first class entered in 1949, but the building was not occupied until 1951. In 1952, 44 students became the first graduates of the law school. In 1967 the new wing was completed, which housed 50 faculty and 1000 students. The next major addition was the Hugh and Hazel Darling Law Library, which was completed in 1998. The School of Law commemorated its 50th Anniversary on January 20, 2000.

    Scope and Content

    Record Series 527 contains the administrative files of the Office of the Dean. Files include committee documentation, correspondence, budget and personnel files, memoranda, reports, and materials relating to specific programs and institutes.
    This is an active record series; additional University records are expected to be added.