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MSS 350 - Bertram C. Sippola Collection: Inventory

Bertram C. Sippola Collection

(Mss 350)


Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

July 2009



Size:                           1 linear foot (2 boxes)


locations:                 New Orleans

Inclusive dates:      n.d., 1970-1988. 

Summary:                 Meeting minutes, correspondence, and printed ephemera chronicling general university activity, as well as Junior Division history, through the 1970s until the department’s dissolution in the late 1980s. Some papers also contain early information about the administration of the Bachelor of General Studies degree when it was overseen by the Junior Division.

Related collections:     University of New Orleans Archives (Mss 159)

Source:                     Gift, 2006

Access:                     No restrictions

Copyright:                Physical rights are retained by the Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans.

Citation:                    Bertram C. Sippola Collection (MSS 350), Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans


Historical / Biographical Note

Bertram C. Sippola, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychology, began his tenure at the University of New Orleans in the 1968-1969 academic year. He served as the Assistant Dean of the Junior Division from 1984-1988, under longtime dean (1964-1988) James W. Ellis, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Mathematics.

Established in 1961, the Junior Division was eliminated in 1988, and its functions were incorporated into other departments.

Container List

Box 1:

350-01            Class Schedule Form, LSUNO, Originals, nd; Welcome Pamphlets, Counseling Center, nd

350-02            Environmental Studies Concentration, UNO, August 21, 1978—June 3, 1980

350-03            Grievance Procedure, July 1, 1981; Revised September 1986

350-04            Junior Division Journal, Spring 1980; Fall 1980; Fall 1986; Spring 1987; Final Edition, Fall 1988

350-05            LSUNO Fact Books and Visitor’s Guide, 1970-1971; 1971-1972

350-06            Personnel, Memoranda, February 22, 1957—April 17, 1972

350-07            Search Committee, Dean of Sciences, 1978

350-08            Speaker’s Bureau Directory, 1974-1975; 1980-1981; 1981-1982; 1982-1983

350-09            Welcome Packet, Junior Division, LSUNO, 1971-1972

350-10            Welcome Packet, Junior Division, UNO, 1986-1987


Box 2:

350-11            General Files & Correspondence, August 23, 1974—November 21, 1988

350-12            Junior Division Cabinet Meetings, February 7, 1983—September 19, 1988

350-13            Junior Division Calendar, April 1, 1985—nd 1988

350-14            Staff Meetings, March 26, 1985—August 30, 1988


Index Terms

Bertram C. Sippola.

University of New Orleans—History.