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Series IV. Student Life, 1950-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

This series contains audio recordings focused on detailing student life and events at the University of Pittsburgh from 1950-2000. Included within this series are student meetings, student centered events, and arts/entertainment conducted by students of the University. Notable highlights include numerous concert performances by the Heinz Chapel Choir.

Subseries 1. Student Meetings/Administration, 1958-1959

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains five audio recordings of student and student government meetings at the University of Pittsburgh from 1958-1959. Notable items in this subseries include discussion about implementing a trimester school plan, and the discussion around the principles of administration at Pitt.


Box 22
Cassette 235 Special Student Meeting - Dr. James Robinson, January ,7 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 7
Reel 53 Student Advisory Council - Discussion of Proposed Trimester Plan, January 7, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 237 Special Student Meeting - Dr. Leland Burrows, January 7, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 241 Special Student Meeting - "Some Further Principles of Public Administration" - Donald C. Stone, Febraury 19, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 242 Special Student Meeting - "Principles of Public Administration - Donald C. Stone, March 10, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Subseries 2. Student Events, 1970-1977

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains seven audio recordings of student sponsored events at the University of Pittsburgh from 1970-1977. Notable entries in this subseries include a mass meeting of students in the Commons Room as well as addresses from the chancellor to parents and students during parents' weekend.


Box 6
Reel 49 Variety Show, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 5" ; Ekotape)

Box 7
Reel 55 Mass Meeting at Common Facilities Building, February 18, 1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 8
Reel 68 Remarks at Parent's Reception - Commons Room - Chancellor Posvar, October 18, 1974 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 11
Cassette 104 Remarks at Parent's Reception - Chancellor Posvar, September 26, 1975 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 11
Cassette 114 Remarks at Parent's Reception - Chancellor Posvar, April 24, 1977 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 116 Address at Parent's Weekend - Chancellor Posvar, October 15, 1976 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 28
Cassette 296 Capital Campaign Kickoff, undated (2.0 cassette tapes)

Subseries 3. Concerts, 1954-1997

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains 25 audio recordings of arts and entertainment events organized and performed by University of Pittsburgh students from 1954-1997. Most notably, this subseries contains numerous editions of concerts performed by the Heinz Chapel Choir during the 1990s.


Box 29
Cassette 326 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 10, 1990 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 327 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, October 20, 1991 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 328 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 8, 1991 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 329 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, Febraury 9, 1992 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 330 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, April 12, 1992 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 331 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, May 7, 1992 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 332 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, October 18, 1992 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 333 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 7, 1992 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 334 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, February 21, 1993 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 335 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, March 26, 1993 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 336 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, April 18, 1993 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 337 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, October 18, 1993 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 338 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 5, 1993 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 339 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 5, 1994 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 340 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, October 16, 1994 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 341 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, October 16, 1994 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 341 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, February 19, 1995 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 342 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, November 6, 1994 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 343 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 1995 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 344 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, April 14, 1996 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 345 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 3, 1996 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 346 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, April 13, 1997 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 347 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, undated (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 6
Reel 48 Russian Liturgical Music and Secular Selections, February 13, 1954 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 29
Cassette 350 101st Fall Concert - Men's Glee Club, June 2, 1992 (1.0 cassette tape)
Music for the Christmas Season, 1973
Hootenanny, 1963