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Wayne State University College of Education G. Harold Silvius Records

 Collection
Identifier: WSR000333

Scope and Content

Materials in this collection consist of reports, yearbooks, programs, correspondence, transcribed speeches, course descriptions, and a history of industrial education.

Dates

  • 1930 - 1967
  • Majority of material found within 1954 - 1960

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

History

G. Harold Silvius joined the faculty of the Wayne University College of Education in 1936, and was a professor of industrial education by 1941. From 1946 to 1971, Silvius served as chairman of the Industrial Education program, creating a nationally recognized program of industrial teacher education. Silvius was a member of Mu Sigma Pi, a graduate professional industrial education fraternity. He retired in 1975.

Extent

.75 Linear Feet (1.5 MB)

Abstract

G. Harold Silvius joined the faculty of the Wayne University College of Education in 1936, and was a professor of industrial education by 1941. From 1946 to 1971, Silvius served as chairman of the Industrial Education program, creating a nationally recognized program of industrial teacher education. Silvius was a member of Mu Sigma Pi, a graduate professional industrial education fraternity. He retired in 1975. Materials in this collection consist of reports, yearbooks, programs, correspondence, transcribed speeches, course descriptions, and a history of industrial education.

Arrangement

Arranged in 1 series – Series 1 (Boxes 1-2). Folders are arranged arranged alphabetically by subject.

Acquisition

Donated to the Reuther Library in 1974.

Related Materials

Guild News, Wayne State University College of Education Office of Admissions Records, Wayne State University College of Education

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Devin Erlandson on May 6, 2014. Revised by Casey Westerman on May 11, 2014.
Title
Guide to the Wayne State University College of Education G. Harold Silvius Records
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Devin Erlandson
Date
2014-05-06
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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