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PRIMARY SOURCES ONLINE

Minutes of the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania

Summary and citation of searchable PDFs

 

This archival project includes:

  • all Trustees minutes for which the record copy is in electronic format (20 March 1992 to the most recently available documents)

  • printed minutes and attachments for which no volume and cumulative page numbers were assigned (minutes of 11 October 1991 through 24 January 1992, 18 March 1994, 19 February 1999; attachments since March 1992)

  • all of the last twelve numbered volumes of minutes (12 September1969 through 9 September 1991); and part of a thirteenth volume of minutes (6 June 1969 through 12 September 1969).

 

Citation of these online, full-text searchable PDF files follows the three classes of Trustees Minutes:

Paper original, stored in bound volumes (cite by volume, page number, and date):

Volume 32: (pages 329-415; 6 June 1969 to 12 September 1969)
Volumes 33 - 44

Paper original, stored in archival boxes (cite by date and page number):

87 pages (11 October 1991 to 24 January 1992)

Mixed word processing files and paper originals (cite by date and page number).

3,675 pages (20 March 1992 to the present) total:

  • Minutes stored in digital format, as word processing files, and as paper print-outs, stored in archival boxes.
    Minutes in digital format with paper print-outs beginning 20 March 1992 through 11 December 1998, except word processing file for 18 March 1994, which could not be opened; also 18 March 1999, 13 May 1999, 30 September 1999, 22 October 1999, 18 February 2002 to the present

  • Attachments stored in archival boxes, as paper originals.
    Attachments as paper originals, beginning 20 March 1992