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Guide to the Centennial Celebration Planning Committee Records, 2016

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Overview of the Collection

Repository:
Special Collections & Archives
McIntyre Library
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
P.O. Box 4004
105 Garfield Ave.
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
(715)-836-2739
https://library.uwec.edu/archives/

Reference Code: USGZE AS606

Accession Number: 19-011

Collection Number: Archives Series 606

Creator: Centennial Celebration Planning Committee

Title: Centennial Celebration Planning Committee Records

Dates: 2016

Quantity: 1.4 linear feet (1 flat box)

Location of Collection: A3/1f

Languages: Collection materials are in English.

Summary: Planning notes, promotional material, and memorabilia documenting UW-Eau Claire’s centennial celebration of 2016 during the 2016-2017 school year.

Biographical/Historical Note

In 2016, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire celebrated its 100-year anniversary. The university was established in 1916 as the Eau Claire State Normal School. Over the past one hundred years, the university has expanded its academic offerings and grown in enrollment. This collection looks at those accomplishments and documents the numerous celebrations that took place on campus during the 2016-2017 school year.

Content Description

Included in this collection are the university’s strategic plans from 2016-2020; a notebook documenting the planning and preparation of the centennial celebration; correspondence; a timeline poster detailing significant events of the university’s history from 1916-2016; various posters and other promotional materials for the event; gala event programs; yearly calendars; Blugold View magazines from 2016-2017, and a 2016 commencement programs.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information: Transferred to the Special Collections & Archives, University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire by the Centennial Celebration Planning Committee and Susan Harrison in January 2019.

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public.

Use Restrictions: Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright owned by the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire.

Preferred Citation: Centennial Celebration Planning Committee Records, 2016. AS606 Special Collections & Archives. McIntyre Library. University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Eau Claire, WI.

Processing Note: Processed by Emma Mabie in 2018 and additions by Brice Vircks in 2019.

Arrangement: Flat.

OCLC #: 1128275874

Subjects

Corporate Names:

Eau Claire State Teachers College

Wisconsin State College, Eau Claire

Wisconsin State University, Eau Claire

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Subject Terms:

Centennial Celebration

Geographical Terms:

Eau Claire, WI

Detailed List of Contents

Dates: 2014-2020
Extent: 1.4 linear feet (1 flat box)

Container

Contents

Dates

Box 1

UWEC event timeline poster

1916-2016

Box/Folder

1/1

UWEC Strategic Plan

2016-2020

Box/Folder

1/2

Correspondence

2016

Box/Folder

1/3

Booklets, pamphlets, programs, advertisements, and tickets from the 2016 centennial celebration

2016

Box/Folder

1/4

Promotional forms for the 2016 centennial celebration

2016

Box/Folder

1/5

Posters and promotional materials for the 2016 centennial celebration

2016

Box/Folder

1/6

Centennial gala program

2016

Box/Folder

1/7

Behind-The-Scenes story of the centennial celebration

2016-2017

Box/Folder

1/8

Blugold View alumni magazines

2016-2017

Box/Folder

1/9

Calendars and Annual Reports

2014-2017

Box/Folder

1/10

Commencement Program

2016

Not in a folder

Plan for University Timeline in Schofield Hall

2016

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