University of Notre Dame

Department of Earth Sciences Records


Origination : Department of Earth Sciences
Extent : 15 linear feet
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Administrative Information


Department of Earth Sciences.


Preferred Citation

Department of Earth Sciences Records (DES), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Files from institutes funded by the National Science Foundation: summer institutes and academic year institutes for teachers, pre-college teacher development in science, and cooperative college / school science programs, 1960s-1970s, including grant applications, correspondence, class rosters, class lists, grade lists, budget reports, and final reports; a twelve-year report 1948-1960; graduate programs proposal 1964; annual reports, histories, former faculty files, clippings, guest lecturer files, proposal files, Summer Program for minorities files, and faculty applicant files, ca. 1949-1985; files documenting gifts, proposals, and grants, 1970s-1991; other office files including correspondence, reports, and inventories, mainly 1950s-1960s; a slide / tape presentation, "This is Notre Dame," produced for the Earth Sciences Department to show prospective students, narrated by Mike Collins; and lantern slides of geology specimens used in Notre Dame classes.


Known during some years as the Geology Department.


University of Note Dame. Department of Earth Sciences.