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Student Council Elections Commission records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-14-260

  • Staff Only
  • No requestable containers

Scope and Contents

The records of the Student Council Elections Commission date from 1974 to 1983 and include records of elections before the Commission was founded, material regarding its creation and election results as well as candidates' statements, ballots and petitions.

Dates

  • Creation: 1974-1983

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

All student organization records received prior to 2017 are closed for 25 years from the date of creation to everyone except current members of the student organization, after which they are publicly available for access. Materials intended for public dissemination, such as publications, newsletters, and event flyers, are publicly available for access immediately once processed. If you are a member of this student organization and have questions about our access policy, please contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Biographical / Historical

After nearly a decade of procedural inconsistencies in student elections, the Student Council created the Elections Commission in 1979. Its aims are to develop and maintain standard election procedures, set candidate guidelines and to determine a course of action when a protest is made.

Extent

0.38 Cubic Feet (1 letter size document box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

After nearly a decade of procedural inconsistencies in student elections, the Student Council created the Elections Commission in 1979. Its aims are to develop and maintain standard election procedures, set candidate guidelines and to determine a course of action when a protest is made. The records of the Student Council Elections Commission date from 1974 to 1983 and include records of elections before the Commission was founded, material regarding its creation and election results as well as candidates' statements, ballots and petitions.

Arrangement

The record group is arranged in one series, with folders filed alphabetically by file title.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred to the Archives by Keith Jones and Scott Schmidt, Chairmen of the Student Council Elections Commission.

Accruals

Accession Numbers: 82.19, 83.11

Processing Information

Processed by Sean DiGiovanna and Wendell O'Brien.

Title
Student Council Elections Commission records
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA