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Series I: Columbia College 50th Anniversary

Columbia College Semi-Centennial, 1837

Box 1
Folder 1
Columbia College Semi-Centennial-Correspondence, 1837 1928
Box 1
Folder 2

Series II: Columbia College Centennial (100th)

Columbia Centennial, 1854
Box 1
Folder 3
Columbia College Centennial, 1887
(2 folders)
Box 1
Folder 4-5
Columbia College Centennial, 1887

Box 11
Folder 1

Series III: Columbia University Sesquicentennial Anniversary (150th)

1904

Box 1
Folder 6
150th Anniversary, 1904
(2 folders)

Box 11
Folder 2-3
Columbia Daily Spectator: 150th Anniversary Issue; Chandler-Van Amringe-Number, 1904 October 28

Flat Files
Poster, 1904
Flat Files

Series IV: Columbia University 175th Anniversary

1929
(2 folders)

Box 1
Folder 7-8
Poster, 1929

Flat Files
Campus Exhibition Listing and Map, 1929
Flat Files

Series V: Columbia University Bicentennial (200th)

[1954]

Box 2
Folder 1
Charter Day, October 30, 1954
Box 2
Folder 2
Clippings, 1953-1954
Box 2
Folder 3
Clippings, 1954
Box 2
Folder 4
Columbia University: A Background, 1950 1953
Box 2
Folder 5
Convocation, 1954 July 1
Box 2
Folder 6
Correspondence, 1954-1956
Box 2
Folder 7
CSPA--Committee, 1950s
Box 2
Folder 8
Events, 1954
Box 2
Folder 9
Events, 1954

Box 3
Folder 1
File Index, 1955
Box 3
Folder 2
Film, 1950-1951
Box 3
Folder 3
First Report and Recommendations of the Bicentennial Public Relations Committee, 1952
Box 3
Folder 4
Materials, 1952-1954
Box 3
Folder 5
Medal, 1954
Box 3
Folder 6
Planning, 1952-1954
Box 3
Folder 7
Planning and Reports, 1952-1954
Box 3
Folder 8
Posters, 1952-1954
(2 folders)

Flat Files
Press Release Packet, 1954

Box 3
Folder 9
Programs, 1954
Box 3
Folder 10
Special Publications, 1954

Box 4
Folder 1
Speakers, Bureau, 1953-1954
Box 4
Folder 2
Stamp:
1954
Box 4
Folder 3
Ceremony Acceptances, 1954
Box 4
Folder 4
Ceremony Regrets, 1954
Box 4
Folder 5
Clippings, 1953-1954
Box 4
Folder 6
Committee, 1953-1954
Box 4
Folder 7
Correspondence, 1953-1954
Box 4
Folder 8
Issues, 1953-1954
Box 4
Folder 9
Photographs and artwork, 1953-1954
Box 4
Folder 10

Series VI: Columbia University 250th Anniversary

Subseries VI.1: Program Files

Articles and Announcements, 2003-2004

Box 6
Folder 1
Book Party, Changing The Subject, 2004
Box 6
Folder 2
Campus Exhibit, Low Rotunda, 2004
Box 6
Folder 3
Closing Festivities:
HOWL, 2004
Box 6
Folder 4
Program Calendar, 2004
Box 6
Folder 5
Symposium--The 21st-Century City and it s Values: Urbanism, Toleration, and Equality, 2004
Box 6
Folder 6
Symposium--Re: NEW Frontiers in Creativity
Box 6
Folder 7
Tickets
Box 6
Folder 8
Commencement, 2004
Box 6
Folder 9
Columbia University Symposium:
Brain and Mind, 2004
Box 6
Folder 10
Constitutions, Democracy, and the Rule of Law, 2003
Box 6
Folder 11
Earth’s Future: Taming the Climate, 2004
Box 6
Folder 12
Genes and Genomes, 2003
Box 6
Folder 13
Columbia University in Asia, undated
Box 6
Folder 14
Dinner with H.R.H Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, 2004
Box 6
Folder 15
E-mails, 2004
Box 6
Folder 16
E-Newsletters, 2004
Box 6
Folder 17
Fred Friendly Seminar--Liberty and Security in an Age of Terrorism, 2003
Box 6
Folder 18
History Series--Our Past Engaged, 2004
Box 6
Folder 19
Living Legacies, 2004
Box 6
Folder 20
Miscellaneous Printed Matter, undated
Box 6
Folder 21
Opening Weekend, 2003

Box 7
Folder 3
Program Calendar, 2003-2004
(2 folders)
Box 7
Folder 5-6
Publications, Special Editions, 2003-2004
Box 7
Folder 7
Tea and Talk: Alma Mater at 100, 2003
Box 7
Folder 9

Subseries VI.2: Memorabilia and Objects

Alma Mater Foam Crowns

Box 9
Bandanas
Box 9
Book Covers, 2004 undated.

Box 7
Folder 6
Columbia University 250th Banner:
School of Library Service

Box 8
College of Pharmaceutical Science
Columbia 250 Community Festival Mini-Pennants
Box 8
Columbia 250 Community Festival T-Shirt

Box 9
Columbia 250 Community Festival Postcards
Box 9
Columbians Ahead of Their Time folders
Box 9
Columbia University 250 Staff Rugby Shirt
Box 9
Ephemera, 2004 undated

Box 7
Folder 7
Framed Artwork Commemorating President Bollinger’s trip to Asia

Box 8
Picture Cube
Box 8
Postcard, 2004

Box 7
Folder 8
Stationery, undated
Box 7
Folder 9

Subseries VI.3: Moving Pictures

C250 Slideshow, CD-R

Box 10
Columbia 250 Year Celebration, directed by Ben Hayflick. DVD-R
Box 10
Columbia at 250, Steeplechase Films. length: 81m 21s. VHS, 2003 March3 (2 copies)
Box 10
Columbia at 250, Steeplechase Films. length: 81m 21s. DVD-R, 2003 October 10 (2 copies)
Box 10
Columbia at 250, Steeplechase Films. length: 81m 21s. Super VHS, 2003 October 22
Box 10
Columbia U. Studios: The Dream Factory, DVD-R, 2003 October (2 copies)
Box 10
Columbia U. Studios: The Dream Factory, DVD, 2003 October
Box 10
Columbia University 250TH Birthday Bash, Tape 1. 4:00pm-5:30pm. Beta, 2003 October 17
Box 10
Columbia University 250TH Birthday Bash, Tape 2. 5:30pm-6:20pm. Beta, 2003 October 17
Box 10
Columbia University 250TH Birthday Bash, Tape 3. 6:20pm-6:45pm. Beta, 2003 October 17
Box 10
Columbia University 250TH Birthday Bash, Marching Band Footage. Beta, 2003 October 17
Box 10
Columbia University 250TH Birthday Bash, length: 2h 35m. DVD-R, 2003 October 17 (5 copies)
Box 10
Columbia University 250TH Concert, Tape 1. Beta, 2003 October 18
Box 10
Columbia University 250TH Concert, Tape 2. Beta, 2003 October 18
Box 10
Columbia University: A Celebration, length: 81m 21s. VHS (2 copies), 2003 November 5
Box 10
Columbia University: A Celebration, length: 81m 21s. DVD-R, 2003 November 5 (3 copies)
Box 10
Columbia University: A Celebration, Titled Master. length: 81:21. VHS, 2003 October 24 (2 copies)
Box 10
Columbia University: A Celebration, Short version,A Cake for Kings . The Dream Factory. Revised Master. VHS, 2004 September 30 (6 copies)
Box 10
Columbia University 250 Concert, Opening Weekend, length: 2h 54m. DVD-R, 2003 October 18 (4 copies)
Box 10
New Flash Presentation, CD-R, 2004 April 13
Box 10

Subseries VI.4: Posters

"An Invitation to Engage Our Past" 2004 April

Flat Files
Business, Graduate School of, 2004
Flat Files
"Brain and Mind: A C250 Symposium" 2004 May
Flat Files
Columbia 250 Community Festival, 2004 October
Flat Files
Columbia 250 Closing Festivities 2004 September -October
Flat Files
"Community Block Party" by Norman Messiah, Community Festival Commemorative Poster, 2004 October
Flat Files
Homecoming, Pictured: Sid Luckman, 2003 October 18
Flat Files
Homecoming Weekend, 2004 October
Flat Files
"Howl: A Poetry Gathering in Honor of Columbia's Beats," 2004 October
Flat Files
Opening Weekend, Pictured: Alma Mater [Birthday Bash], 2003
Flat Files
Pictured: Zora Neal Hurston, 2003
Flat Files
Pictured: Thomas Hunt Morgan, 2003
Flat Files
Pictured: Alexander Hamilton, 2003
Flat Files
Pictured: Ric Burns, 2003
Flat Files
Poster Proofs, 2003-2004

Box 7
Folder 4
"Mobilizing Science and Policy for Earth's Future" 2004 March, April

Flat Files
21st Century City, 2004 October
Flat Files

Subseries VI.5: Proclamations

New York State Senate and Assembly Legislative Resolutions, 2004

Flat Files
United States Postal Service Postcard Ceremony, 2004 March

Flat Files
New York City May or's Office, "C.U. Postal Card Day," 2004 March
Flat Files
The Council of the City of NY-250th Community Festival, 2004 September
Flat Files

Series VII: Other Anniversaries

Bicentennial of 1787 Charter, 1987

Box 5
Folder 1

(A new charter was issued in 1787 that established Columbia College in the City of New York, the undergraduate school.)

Columbia College Charter Bicentennial celebration scrapbook, 1987

Box 12
Charter Day Celebrations, undated

Box 5
Folder 2
Charter Replica, undated
Box 5
Folder 3
Columbia as a University, 1941
Box 5
Folder 4
Founding Anniversaries-History, 1939-1954
Box 5
Folder 5
"Graduate School of Journalism Centennial, 2012-2013"
Box 5
Folder 6
Law, School of -- Centennial, 1950s
Box 5
Folder 7
Proposed Re-chartering, circa 1920 1959
Box 5
Folder 8
School of Architecture and Planning Centennial -- Exhibition Poster "The Making of an Architect, 1881-1981"

Flat Files
School of Library Service Centennial Poster, 1987
Flat Files
School of Mines Fiftieth Anniversary Poster, 1914
Flat Files

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