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Student Publications, 1899+

Collection Overview

Title: Student Publications, 1899+

Predominant Dates:1900-2003

ID: RHC/UA/36/

Extent: 143.75 Linear Feet

Date Acquired: 00/00/1966

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Student Publications records series contains a number of student publications.  Only two, the The Student Publications records series contains a number of student publications.  Only two, the Northern Star and Towers, are still being published.  Background information, such as constitutions and budget proposals, are included for some publications.

Box and Folder Listing

Box 1
Folder 1-5: Norther, Correspondence, 1960-1965
Folder 6: Business, Procedures and Policies, 1966
Folder 7: Norther, Proposals and Specification Forms, (1962-72)
Folder 8: Norther, Certificates, (1957-70)
Folder 9-12: Norther, Contracts, (1953-1973)
Folder 13: Norther, Student Eligibility Forms, (1962-1972)
Box 2
Folder 1-3: Norther, Budget Reports, 1961-1973
Folder 4: Norther, Business Manager's Report, 1963
Folder 5: Norther, Student Activity Budget Request, 1968-69
Folder 6: Norther, Journal-Ledger, 1966-67
Folder 7: Norther, Handbook, no date
Folder 8: N.I.U. Student Organization Handbook; Student Employment Handbook; Regulations ...Off-Campus Student Housing; Student Guide to Off-Campus Living.; Social and Activities Calendar ; Northern Illinois University Bands Student Handbook, 1971; 1972; 1968; no date; 1970-1971; 1968-1969
Folder 9: Yearbook Evaluations, various including NIU, Hints to Yearbook Staff Newsletter "Helps", no date; 1964-1966
Folder 10: Norther, an agreement, 1951
Folder 11: Norther, Budget Proposal, 1975-1976
Box 3
Volume 1-10: Norther (10 volumes), 1900-1909
Box 4
Volume 1-10: Norther (10 volumes), 1910-1919
Box 5
Volume 1-11: Norther (11 volumes), 1920-1930
Box 6
Volume 1-8: Norther (8 volumes), 1931-1938
Box 7
Volume 1-7: Norther (7 volumes), 1939-1945
Box 8
Volume 1-9: Norther (9 volumes), 1946-1954
Box 9
Volume 1-8: Norther (8 volumes), 1955-1962
Box 10
Volume 1-6: Norther (6 volumes), 1963-1968
Box 11a
Volume 1-5: Norther (5 volumes), 1969-1972, 1977
Box 11b-c: "Polaris" [unpublished yearbook], 1982
Box 12
Folder 1-3: Norther Magazine, 1973-1975
Volume 1-2: Gargoyle (2 volumes), 1985, 1985/1986
Folder 4-18: NIU Yearbook Assn., Records, 1984-1985
Folder 19-23: Prospectus, 1962-1971
Volume 3: Prospectus (1 volume), December 1968-November 1969
Folder 24-27: Heuristics, 1969-1978
Folder 28: "Paper with no name", May 1956
Folder 29: Corn Shock, 1949
Folder 30-31: The Rectangle, 1979-1983
Oversize 1: Northern ; Towers, Volume 72, 1976-1980; 1992
Separated Matrial: See box 13a, folder 3-10 a and b for remaining Towers
Box 13a
Folder 1: Towers, History, 1963, 1968
Folder 2: Index to Towers, Volumes I-IX, 1939-1954
Volume 1-10: Towers (10 volumes), Volumes 1-46, 1939-1976
Folder 3-10a-b: Towers, Volumes 47-51; Volumes 53-55; Volumes 57-68; [Volume 69] Fiftieth Anniversary Issue; Volumes 70-71; Volumes 73-82, Fall 1976-Fall 1978; Fall 1979-Fall 1980; Fall 1981-1988; 1990-1991; 1993-2
Separated Material: See oversize, between boxes 12 and 13a for  Towers Volume 72
Folder 11: Kishwaukee Surfer, May 1967-February 1968
Box 13b
Folder 1: Towers, Volumes 83-93, 95, 2003-2013, 2015-2016, 2017-2018
Box 14A
Folder 1: Collegiate, Volume 1, Number 1; Volume 1, Number 3; Volume 1, Number 6, October 1949; (May 1950)
Folder 2: Autumn Journal, Volume I-II, September-October 1970
Folder 3-4: Seems, numbers 1-5, Autumn 1971-Winter 1975
Folder 5: Quarterback, Constitution and Reviews, September 1962-March 1963
Folder 6-7: Quarterback, Volumes I-II, November 1961-Spring, 1963
Folder 8: Edge, 1st Edition, Volume I, numbers 1-2, 1964; Volume II, numbers 1-2, 1965
Folder 9: Edge, 2nd Edition, Volume II, numbers 1-3, December 1967-March 1968
Folder 10: Humeros, December 1986
Folder 11: The Victor E. Voice, November 1986-September 1987
Folder 12: Public Address System, November /December 1988, February 1989
Folder 13: What Is To Be Done?, circa Fall 1990
Folder 14: The Omega Times, April 1992
Folder 15: Northern Star, Policies and Staff Publications, 1951-1979
Folder 16: Northern Star, Advertising and Reader Services, 1914-1979
Folder 17: Northern Star--Northern Illinois Circus Extra, May 1, 1920
Folder 18-20: Northern Star, Letters to the Editor, 1962, 1972-1973
Folder 21: Procrastination Quarterly, V.1, Issue 2, October 25, 1983
Folder 22: NIU “MEMES”, 2011-2012
Cassette Tape 1-3: Quarterback radio program (7, 1961-1962
Box 14B
Folder 1: Telescope: The Newsletter for Northern Star Alumni, 1998-2011
Folder 2: Northern Star Alumni, booklets, (2000-2011)
Box 15-16: Northern Illinois (March 12, 1936 is encapsulated), 1899-1947
Box 17: Northern Illinois; Northern Star (loose), September 13,1947-September 30, 1954; October 7, 1954
Oversize 2: Northern Star (bound volumes), (September 1964-1968, 1970-January 1973)
Box 18-: Northern Star (loose), May 9, 1969; October 24, 1969; January 7, 1971; September 10,12,13, 1973; 1
Access Restriction: (Note: a complete run to August 5, 1997 of the Northern Illinois/Northern Star is available in the Microforms area of Founders Memorial Library)
Box 1N-22N: Northern Star negatives, Fall 1981- Summer 1989
Box 23N: Northern Star circa 2500 digital images from 2003; 13 compact disks, 2003