Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Dean. Andrew Harlis Horn correspondence files. 1945-1983.

Finding aid prepared by University Archives staff, 1992 Feb 11; finding aid revised by Katharine A. Lawrie, 2013 Apr; machine-readable finding aid created by Katharine A. Lawrie and Caroline Cubé, 2013 Jun.
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©1992 Feb 11


Title: Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Dean. Andrew Harlis Horn correspondence files.
Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 453
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.6 linear ft. (4 boxes)
Date: 1945-1983
Abstract: Record Series 453 contains the correspondence files of Andrew Harlis Horn, Dean of UCLA's Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Files include correspondence with institutions, committees, boards and individuals, and regards placement recommendation/requests, Horn's resignation as Dean, and other topics.
Creator: Graduate School of Library and Information Science.

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[Identification of item], Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Dean. Andrew Harlis Horn correspondence files (University Archives Record Series 453). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

Biographical note

Andrew Harlis Horn (b. 1914 - d. 1983)
Andrew Horn was a member of the library staff at UCLA from 1948 to 1954 and served as the Assistant Head and Head of the Department of Special Collections, University Archivist, and Assistant University Librarian. From 1952-1954, he was the Associate University Librarian.
In 1954 he became University Librarian and Professor of Librarianship at the University of North Carolina. Horn returned to Southern California in 1957 to be the College Librarian of Occidental College in Pasadena, CA.
In 1959, Horn was asked to return to UCLA to help Lawrence Clark Powell organize a School of Library Service (later known as the Library and Information Studies School, and the UCLA Graduate School of Library and Information Science). He served as Dean of the UCLA Graduate School of Library and Information Science from 1966 to 1974. He retired in 1978 and became Dean Emeritus. Horn continued to teach classes in letterpress printing at the School until 1982.

Scope and Content

Record Series 453 contains the correspondence files of Andrew Harlis Horn, Dean of UCLA's Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Files include correspondence with institutions, committees, boards and individuals, and regards placement recommendation/requests, Horn's resignation as Dean, and other topics.
This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.

Box 1, Folders 1-6

Correspondence. 1945-1974.

Box 1, Folder 7

Correspondence - Los Angeles County Museum of Art. 1973-1974.

Box 2, Folder 1

Correspondence - M. 1961-1981.

Box 2, Folder 2

Correspondence - Medicine Library Group of Southern California. 1969-1974.

Box 2, Folder 3

Correspondence - Medieval and Renaissance Studies. 1966-1973.

Box 2, Folder 4

Correspondence - N. 1963-1972.

Box 2, Folder 5

Correspondence - O. 1965-1971.

Box 2, Folder 6

Correspondence - P. 1961-1980.

Box 2, Folder 7

Correspondence - Palmer, D.W. 1980-1981.

Box 2, Folder 8

Correspondence - PhD Committee in Education. 1968.

Box 2, Folder 9

Correspondence - PhD History. 1973.

Box 2, Folder 10

Correspondence - Phi Betta Kappa. 1964-1969.

Box 2, Folder 11

Correspondence - placement recommendation/requests A-D. 1956-1980.

Box 2, Folder 12

Correspondence - placement recommendation/requests E-H. 1954-1976.

Box 2, Folder 13

Correspondence - placement recommendation/requests Heron. 1957-1973.

Box 3, Folder 1

Correspondence - placement recommendation/requests I-M. 1949-1977.

Box 3, Folder 2

Correspondence - placement recommendation/requests N-Q. 1956-1978.

Box 3, Folder 3

Correspondence - placement recommendation/requests R-U. 1955-1978.

Box 3, Folder 4

Correspondence - placement recommendation/requests V-Z. 1969-1977.

Box 3, Folder 5

Correspondence - Q. 1967-1974.

Box 3, Folder 6

Correspondence - R. 1961-1983.

Box 3, Folder 7

Correspondence - Rare Books and Manuscripts Committee. 1971-1973.

Box 3, Folder 8

Correspondence - Resignation as Dean. 1974-1975.

Box 3, Folder 9

Correspondence - S. 1961-1981.

Box 3, Folder 10

Correspondence - T. 1962-1983.

Box 3, Folder 11

Correspondence - Trade Tech Advisory Board. 1970-1972.

Box 3, Folder 12

Archival certification. 1977.

Box 4, Folder 1

Correspondence - V. 1965-1980.

Box 4, Folder 2

Correspondence - W. 1948-1981.

Box 4, Folder 3

Correspondence - Warde, Beatrice. 1962-1970.

Box 4, Folder 4

Correspondence - Y. 1955-1981.

Box 4, Folder 5

Correspondence - Z. 1964-1971.