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Collection # DRT-180.2-009

Development and Alumni Publications
Woodward Academy Directories and Calendars, 1996-’97- Present


Main Entry: Development Office
Annual Accrual

Biographical/Historical Note:
The Office of Development and Alumni was created in 1961 by Capt. William R. Brewster. M.C. Paget was the first director (1961-1968) and Bob Ballentine was the first Public Relations Director in the 1960s, when he initiated the publications. The Office has been responsible for Alumni affairs, publications, annual giving, and other organized fundraising efforts, such as Capital Campaigns. Over decades the office underwent a number of reorganizations with numerous directors, systems, and programs. In the 1960s the office began to print annual school year calendars and directories of faculty and students.

Scope and Content:
Arranged in approximate chronological order, this artificial collection consists of student and faculty directories and school-year calendars published at the beginning of each school year. Systematic collection of archives collection of directories and calendars began in 1997 and continued through periodic accrual of department records transfer from the Development Office. See also Collection #DRT-30.5-001 which includes calendars and directories from the 1980s and 1990s and Collection #DRT-180.2-007 which includes GMA and WA calendars and directories, 1965-1989.

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