Parents Association collection
00.PA

Summary Information

Repository
Eastern Michigan University Archives
Title
Parents Association collection
ID
00.PA
Date [inclusive]
1942-1997
Extent
1.0 Linear feet 1 record center carton
Language
English
Abstract
The Parents Association was an organization on Eastern Michigan University's campus designed to keep parents involved with school at the college level. The collection is divided into three series and is arranged alphabetically. Records date from 1942-1997.

Preferred Citation note

Please cite materials from the University Archives in the following manner: Item. Collection Title. Eastern Michigan University Archives.

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Biographical/Historical note

The Parents Association was an organization on Eastern Michigan University's campus meant to keep parents involved at the college level. The group not only oriented parents on the ins and outs of EMU, but also sponsored events and fundraisers such as Family Day, Parents Day and silent auctions.

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Scope and Contents note

The Parents Association collection is divided into three series. 1.  Administration which includes information on committees, meeting minutes, membership, executive board, and progress reports; 2.  Publicity and Outreach contains brochures, clippings, correspondence, event information, flyers, newsletters, a Parents Handbook, and recruitment materials; 3.  Visual Materials includes negatives, photographs, slides, and proof sheets. The collection is arranged alphabetically. Records date from 1942-1997.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Eastern Michigan University Archives 2014 February 27

Halle Library, Room 310
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197
734-487-0020

Conditions Governing Access note

Researchers are asked to request materials 24 hours prior to visiting the the University Archives.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Eastern Michigan University
  • Parents Association

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Collection Inventory

Administration 

Box Folder

Agendas 1981-1995 

1 1-2

Committees 1984-1989 

1 3

Constitution 

1 4

Development Plan 1980-1989 

1 5

Executive Board 

1 6

Membership 1984-1985 

1 7

Membership Cards 

1 8

Minutes 1981-1994 

1 9-10

Progress Reports 1991-1994 

1 11

Requisition Forms 1993-1994 

1 12

Sign In Sheets 1994 

1 13

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Publicity and Outreach 

Box Folder

Brochures 1942-1996  (Bulk, 1977-1996)

1 14

Clippings 1978-1997  (Bulk, 1994-1997)

1 15

Correspondence 1976-1997  (Bulk, 1993-1994)

1 16-18

Evaluations 1994 

1 19

Events 

Box Folder

Parents and Family Day 1977-1985 

1 20

Parents Orientation 1978-1982 

1 21

Phonathon 

1 22

Silent Auction 1995-1997 

1 23
Box Folder

Flyers 1994-1997 

1 24

Fundraising 

1 25

Newsletters 1982-1994 

1 26

News Releases 1977-1996 

1 27

Parents Handbook 1977-1995  (Bulk, 1990-1993)

1 28-29

Recruitment 

1 30

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Visual Materials 

Box Folder

Negatives 

1 31

Photographs 1978-1980 

1 32-33

Proof Sheets 1978-1980 

1 34

Slides 

1 35

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