Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Rice University Committee on University Marshals records, 1985-1986 UA 336

creator Rice University
Title: Rice University Committee on University Marshals records
Dates: 1985-1986
Identification: UA 336
Quantity: 0.25 Linear Feet(1 box)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Historical Note

The Rice University commencement of 1985, the seventy-second, took place on Saturday May 11 at 7:00 PM on the East Lawn of Lovett Hall. The marshals were James Disch, Chad Gordon, Paul Harcombe, Michael Pearlman, Eva Lee, David Scott, Robert Stein, Richard Stoll, Frederic Wierum, Jr., and Linda Driskill, Chief Marshal.

In 1986 commencement took place on Saturday May 10. Instead of the evening time, the line of participants formed from 9:00 to 9:30 AM, and the procession began at 9:30.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the schedule of the commencement ceremony, a script of the ceremony, the seating plan, the marching order of faculty participants, a rain plan, a degree listing by candidates, and committee reports, most for the 1986 ceremony.


Access Restrictions

This material is open for research. Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from the Rice University Committee on University Marshals Records must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.

Index Terms

Rice University

Related Materials

See "Commencement - general" in Information Files, Woodson Research Center

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Rice University Committee on University Marshals records, UA 336, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Commencement documentation

Box Folder
1 1 Commencement Schedule 1986
2 Commencement Script 1986
3 Commencement Marching 1986
4 Commencement Rain Plan 1986
5 Degree Listing By Candidates 1986
6 Committee Reports
7 Planning Documents for Commencement Events