University Film Society records
Scope and Contents
Collection contains meeting minutes, reports, program information, notes, publicity, and publications from 1957-1973.
- University of Oregon. University Film Society (Organization)
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Biographical / Historical
The University Film Society was formed to bring otherwise unavailable films such as experimental revivals, art films, foreign and New American cinema, to the UO community. Membership was required to make reservations and order tickets.
[Source: University Film Society publications, University Archives publications, UA Ref 4, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.]
0.5 linear feet (1 container) : 1 manuscript box
Language of Materials
The University Film Society was dedicated to bringing otherwise unavailable films to the UO community. Records include minutes, reports, and publicity.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The records have been acquired through occasional transfers from the University Film Society.
- Correspondence Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Education, Higher -- Oregon -- Eugene Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Motion pictures -- Oregon -- Eugene Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Student Life Subject Source: Archiveswest
- Universities and colleges -- Oregon -- Eugene Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- University of Oregon. University Film Society
- Guide to the University Film Society
- Complete Description
- Tanya Parlet
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid is written in English
- Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).
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