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Office of the President Records. George William McClelland Correspondence

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George William McClelland served as president of the University of Pennsylvania from 1944 – 1948. McClelland was a Penn alumnus who had spent almost his entire professional career at the University. He was appointed provost in 1939, and was groomed by President Thomas Gates to be his successor. The McClelland Administration oversaw reviving the University after World War II, and for established a strategic plan and development effort to support Penn's growth.

The George William McClelland Correspondence of the Office of the President Records contains documents from the McClelland Administration that were not included with the original files in UPA 4.

The George William McClelland Correspondence is organized chronologically, and arranged alphabetically.

The George William McClelland Correspondence was transferred to the University Archives from the Office of the President.

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University of Pennsylvania: University Archives and Records Center
Finding Aid Author
Timothy H. Horning
Finding Aid Date
August 2013
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Financial Vice-President, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 1
Vice Provost Fogg, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 2
G, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 3
Chairman Gates, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 4
General Alumni Society, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 5
Graduate School, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 6
H, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 7
I, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 8
Committee on Interdepartmental Relations, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 9
J, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 10
K, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 11
L, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 12
Law School, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 13
Library, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 14
Board of Liberal Arts, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 15
Mc, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 16
M, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 17
Moore School, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 18
Museum, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 19
Provost Musser, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 20
N, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 21
O, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 22
P, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 23
Dept. of Physical Education, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 24
R, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 25
S, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 26
Secretary, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 27
Student Affairs, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 28
T, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 29
Towne Scientific School, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 30
U, V, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 31
Veterans, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 32
Veterinary Medicine, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 33
W, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 34
Wharton School, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 35
Y, Z, 1944-1945.
Box 1 Folder 36
A, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 37
Admissions, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 38
B, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 39
C, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 40
Comptroller, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 41
College for Women, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 42
The College, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 43
D, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 44
University Fund, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 45
E, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 46
School of Education, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 47
F, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 48
Director of Finances, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 49
School of Fine Arts, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 50
G, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 51
Dr. Gates, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 52
General Alumni Society, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 53
Graduate School, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 54
H, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 55
I, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 56
J, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 57
K, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 58
L, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 59
Law School, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 60
Libraries, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 61
Mc, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 62
M, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 63
School of Medicine, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 64
Moore School, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 65
Morris Arboretum, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 66
Museum, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 67
Provost Musser, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 68
N, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 69
School of Nursing, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 70
O, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 71
P, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 72
Pa. Sch. Social Work, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 73
Physics Dept., 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 74
Physical Education, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 75
Q, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 76
R, 1945-1946.
Box 1 Folder 77
S, 1945-1946.
Box 2 Folder 1
Secretary, 1945-1946.
Box 2 Folder 2
Student Affairs, 1945-1946.
Box 2 Folder 3
T, 1945-1946.
Box 2 Folder 4
Towne School, 1945-1946.
Box 2 Folder 5
Board of Trustees, 1945-1946.
Box 2 Folder 6
U, V, 1945-1946.
Box 2 Folder 7
W, 1945-1946.
Box 2 Folder 8
Wharton School, 1945-1946.
Box 2 Folder 9
X, Y, Z, 1945-1946.
Box 2 Folder 10
American Coun. on Education Conference U. of P. 10/15/46, 1946.
Box 2 Folder 11
A, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 12
Office of Admissions, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 13
B, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 14
Com. on Bldgs. and Space, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 15
C, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 16
Christian Assoc., 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 17
The College, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 18
College for Women, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 19
Comptroller, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 20
D, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 21
Letters to Deans, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 22
Dean of Women, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 23
Dental School, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 24
Development Fund, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 25
Mr. DuBarry, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 26
E, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 27
School of Education, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 28
Educational Policy and Planning, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 29
English Dept., 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 30
F, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 31
School of Fine Arts, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 32
G, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 33
General Alumni Society, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 34
Graduate School, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 35
Graduate School of Medicine, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 36
H, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 37
Com. on Institution of Higher Education, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 38
I, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 39
J, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 40
K, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 41
L, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 42
Law School, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 43
Director of Libraries, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 44
Mc, 1946-1947.
Box 2 Folder 45
M, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 1
School of Medicine, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 2
Middle States Association, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 3
Moore School, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 4
Morris Arboretum, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 5
Provost Musser, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 6
Museum, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 7
N, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 8
O, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 9
P, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 10
Correspondence re: Princenton Game - Nov. 2, 1946, 1946.
Box 3 Folder 11
Placement Service, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 12
Correspondence re: "Rowbottom" Nov. 14, 1946, 1946.
Box 3 Folder 13
R, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 14
S, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 15
Secretary, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 16
Dean of Student Affairs, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 17
Summer School, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 18
T, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 19
Towne School and Chemistry, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 20
Mr. Tucker, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 21
U, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 22
V, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 23
Sch. of Veterinary Medicine, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 24
W, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 25
Wharton Sch., 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 26
X, Y, Z, 1946-1947.
Box 3 Folder 27
A, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 28
Admissions, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 29
Associated Universities, Inc., 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 30
B, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 31
Correspondence re: Columbia game - Oct. 18, 1947, 1947.
Box 3 Folder 32
C, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 33
Chaplain, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 34
The College, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 35
Comptroller, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 36
College for Women, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 37
D, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 38
Letters to Deans, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 39
Dean of Women, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 40
Development Fund, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 41
School of Dentistry, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 42
Mr. DuBarry, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 43
E, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 44
School of Education, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 45
Com. on Policy and Planning, 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 46
English Dept., 1947-1948.
Box 3 Folder 47
F, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 1
Director of Finances, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 2
School of Fine Arts, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 3
Foundations Com., 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 4
G, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 5
Chairman Gates, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 6
General Alumni Society, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 7
Graduate School, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 8
H, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 9
I, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 10
Inst. Local and State Government, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 11
Institute of International Education, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 12
J, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 13
K, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 14
L, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 15
Law School, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 16
Libraries, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 17
Mc, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 18
M, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 19
School of Medicine, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 20
Moore School, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 21
Museum, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 22
Provost Musser, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 23
N, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 24
O, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 25
P, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 26
Penna. Area College Centers, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 27
Penna. Assoc. of Colleges and Universities (Correspondence from 1944 to 1948), 1944-1948.
Box 4 Folder 28
R, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 29
Vice-President Richards, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 30
S, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 31
Secretary, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 32
Student Affairs, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 33
T, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 34
Trustees, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 35
U and V, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 36
Towne School, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 37
Veterinary Medicine, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 38
W, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 39
Wharton School, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 40
X, Y, Z, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 41
A, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 42
Admissions, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 43
B, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 44
Vice-President Buerki, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 45
C, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 46
The College, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 47
Comptroller, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 48
D, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 49
School of Dentistry, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 50
Development Fund, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 51
Vice President DuBarry, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 52
E, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 53
School of Education, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 54
Brd. Engineering Education, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 55
F, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 56
Director of Finances, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 57
School of Fine Arts, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 58
G, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 59
General Alumni Society, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 60
Graduate School, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 61
H, 1948-1949.
Box 4 Folder 62
Graduate School of Medicine, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 1
Commission on Higher Institutions, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 2
I, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 3
J, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 4
Law School, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 5
Library Director of Libraries, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 6
Mc, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 7
M, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 8
Moore School, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 9
Morris Arboretum, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 10
Museum, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 11
N, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 12
O, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 13
P, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 14
Q, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 15
R, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 16
President Stassen, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 17
S, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 18
Secretary, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 19
T, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 20
Towne School, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 21
Mr. Tucker, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 22
U, V, W, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 23
Wharton School, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 24
X, Y, Z, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder 25

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