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College of Veterinary Medicine records, 1871-1999 | Morse Department of Special Collections

By James Smith

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Collection Overview

Title: College of Veterinary Medicine records, 1871-1999Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1954-1999

Primary Creator: College of Veterinary Medicine

Extent: 12.5 Linear Feet

Arrangement: 1) Minutes; 2) Administrative; 3) Publications ; 4) Photos; 5) Awards & Ceremonies.  The administrative series contains three sub-series along with the general administrative files.  These sub-series include, 1) Reports; 2) Correspondence; 3) Long-term plans.

Date Acquired: 03/30/2012

Subjects: Kansas State University history

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Administrative records, meeting minutes, publications, photographs, and information about awards and ceremonies from the College of Veterinary Medicine.  The administrative records contain self-studies, statistical data, long-term development plans for the veterinary complex and programs, and information on a partnership with Amhadu Bello University in Nigeria (1969-1977).

The minutes cover faculty, dean's council, and department head meetings.  The awards and ceremonies in this collection pertain to distinguished service awards and commencement.  The publications in this collection are mainly copies of articles that have been assembled together about veterinary medicine.  These reproductions make up the bulk of the earliest material in the collection.

Biographical Note

1863: Kansas State Agricultural College was founded.

1866: Courses on animal health were offered to agriculture students but there was no established degree for Veterinary Medicine yet.

1872: The first veterinary classes were taught but were discontinued shortly after this in 1874.

1888: Veterinary instruction was offered once again.

1905: A Division of Veterinary Medicine was established with the help of Dr. F.S. Schoenlieber.  This division offered a four-year D.V.M. degree.

1907: The first students graduated with the D.V.M. degree.

1908: Construction completed on Veterinary Hall (currently Leasure Hall).

1912: First black graduate (Dr. John W. Brown) from the College of Veterinary Medicine at KSAC.

1919: Division of Veterinary Medicine established as a separate entity from the College of Agriculture.

1923: Construction completed on Veterinary Hospital (Burt Hall).

1927: A six year general science and veterinary medicine curriculum is introduced but dropped in 1938.

1931: Name changed from Kansas State Agricultural College (KSAC) to Kansas State College of Agriculture and Applied Science (KSC).

1932: Veterinary medicine program changed to 5 years with one year being used for prerequisite classes.

1932: First female graduate (Dr. Helen S. Richt).

1936: The Board of Regents limits the enrollment into the Veterinary Medicine program with President Farrell setting up a selection committee.

1939: Junior American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) chartered at KSC.

1948: Curriculum changed to add two years of pre-veterinary courses a requirement.  The program is now a six-year program.

1955: Construction completed on the Veterinary Hospital (Dykstra Hall).

1959: Kansas State College of Agriculture and Applied Science (KSC) becomes Kansas State University (KSU).

1962: Students create a Pre-Veterinary Club.

1963: The School of Veterinary Medicine is renamed to the College of Veterinary Medicine.

1963: Formal ties are created with the Ahmadu Bello University in Nigeria.

1969: Sigma chapter of the honorary society Phi Zeta established at Kansas State University.

1975: Genesis, a year book for veterinary students was first introduced.

1976: First year contracts for admitting veterinary students are required.

1977: KSU ends its agreement with Ahmadu Bello University.

1977: The D.V.M. program establishes the requirement of a 3.0 GPA for admission into the program.

1978: Department moves into the Veterinary Sciences Building (Mosier Hall).

1978: Kansas State Legislature designates the College of Veterinary Medicine as a separate state agency.  Also designates the College as KSU Veterinary Medical Center.

1983: The College of Veterinary Medicine holds their own commencement ceremony separate from the other colleges.

1986: Contract agreement between the University of Nebraska and Kansas State University established so that Nebraska students could attend veterinary classes at Kansas State University.

1986: Veterinary Medical Teaching Building is renamed to Trotter Hall.

1992: First time the college of Veterinary Medicine graduates more female students than male students.

1997: Dr. Rudy Clarenburg Memorial Lecture series begins.

1999: Clinical Sciences building is renamed Mosier Hall.

1999: Veterinary Scholars Early Admission Program started.

1999: “A Kind Touch” statue is dedicated to Dr. Robert E. Kind.

2000: Veterinary Sciences Building renamed to Coles Hall.

2003: Ground is broken for Biosecurity Research Building.

2004: Agreement with Nebraska is ended.

2005: College of Veterinary Medicine celebrates their centennial.

2005: Centennial Plaza and Whispering Garden Pet Memorial built.

Subject/Index Terms

Kansas State University history

Administrative Information

Repository: Morse Department of Special Collections

Access Restrictions: No restrictions.

Use Restrictions: The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Physical Access Note: No restrictions.

Technical Access Note: No restrictions.

Acquisition Source: College of Veterinary Medicine

Acquisition Method: Records Transfer

Preferred Citation: College of Veterinary Medicine records, Morse Department of Special Collections, Kansas State University Libraries.

Processing Information: Project archivist James Smith processed and described materials in July 2013.


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Minutes, 1969-1999],
[Series 2: Administrative, 1918-1996],
[Series 3: Publications, 1871-1997],
[Series 4: Photos, 1996, undated],
[Series 5: Awards and Ceremonies, 1954-1983],
[All]

Series 1: Minutes, 1969-1999Add to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Vet Med Faculty Mtg. Minutes, June 6th, 1974-Dec. 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Vet Med Faculty Mtg. Minutes, May 1973-March 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Vet Med Faculty Mtg. Minutes, May 1984-August 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Vet Med Faculty Mtg. Minutes, March 1987-May 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Faculty Council Minutes, 1995-1999Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Faculty, Dean's, Administrative Council, and Department Head Minutes, 1990-1995Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Minutes Administration Council, 1960Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Faculty Council Minutes 1970s, 1969-1973Add to your cart.
Series 2: Administrative, 1918-1996Add to your cart.
Sub-Series 1: ReportsAdd to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 5: College of Veterinary Medicine Self-Study Report; College Report, 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 6: College of Veterinary Medicine Self-Study Report; Unit Reports, 1996Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Project Reports Dept. of Vet Med Agricultural Experiment Station, July 1958-1964Add to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Self-Study Report; Sugery and Medicine, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Self-Study Report; Anatomy and Physiology, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Self-Study Report; Laboratory Medicine, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Self-Study Report; Pathology, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Self-Study Report; Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Self-Study Report; Animal Resource Facility, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Self-Study Report; Veterinary Medical Library, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Self-Study Report; College of Veterinary Medicine, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Self-Study Report; Teaching Resource, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges: Comparative Data Summary, 1967-1970, 1971-1988, 1990-1991Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges: Comparative Data Summary, 1971-1988, 1990-1991Add to your cart.
Sub-Series 2: CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Veterinarian's Creed with correspondence, 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Office of the Dean Correspondence, 1995Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Book Draft and Letter, undatedAdd to your cart.
Sub-Series 3: Long-term plansAdd to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Report to the Accreditation Committee of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Addendum to Long Range Plan 1986-2000, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Clinical Sciences and Pathology Building, 1976Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Dr. Trotter, Zurich Vet. College Plans, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Vet. Med. Photos, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Long Range Development Plan for the Campus of the College of Veterinary Medicine, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: A Long Range Development Plan for Veterinary Medical Campus, 1969Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Space Relationships for Clinical Science and Pathology Building, 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Survey of Veterinarians Regarding a Model Curriculum for Teaching Practice Management, 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Profile Review and Development Study, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 11: A Long Range Development Plan for Veterinary Medical Campus, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Preliminary Long Range Development Plan, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Interim Plan for the Veterinary Medical Campus at Kansas State University, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Comparative Med. Sci. Building, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Long Term Building Plans, 1967Add to your cart.
Folder 16: New Bldg., undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Vet. Med. Building Program, 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 18: College Justification, 1966-1969Add to your cart.
Folder 19: New Bldgs., 1969Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Program for Clinical Science and Pathology Building, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: Building Justification, 1965-1966Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Veterinary Medicine needs, 1961-1972Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Budget Justification, 1961-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Schematic Drawingsof Vet. Med. Complex & Frick Farm, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 25: Building Space Assignments, May, 1971, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 26: Building Plans, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 27: 3-Year Program of Growth, 1961-1966Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Building Plans, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 29: Program of Requirements College of Veterinary Medicine, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 30: Grant Application, 1972Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Administrative Council, 1918-1959Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Academic Administration, 1951-1964Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Miscellaneous Executive, 1928-1961Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Food Animal Health and Management Center, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Developmental Council, 1984Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Report to the National Board Examination Committee on the Veterinary Medical Licensing Program, 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Veterinary Admissions, 1983-1984Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Veterinary Statistical Data, 1982-1988Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Veterinary Statistical Data, 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Veterinary Admissions, 1984-1985Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Veterinary Statistical Data, 1982-1984Add to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Self-Evaluation of ProgramsAdd to your cart.
Box 7Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Amhadu Bello University documents, 1969-1970Add to your cart.
Folder 6: KSU/AID Chief of Party, 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 7: KSU/AID Dean of Vet Med., 1974-1976Add to your cart.
Folder 8: KSU/AID Nigeria Correspondence (Participants, selection, etc.), 1968-1978Add to your cart.
Folder 9: KSU/AID Chief of Party, 1976-1977Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Veterinary Hospital #1, 1949-1954Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Changes to Veterinary Hall, changes to Burt Hall, Old Veterinary Hospital #2, 1950-1961Add to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 12: NCA Accreditation, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 14: NCA Review, 1990-1991, undatedAdd to your cart.
Series 3: Publications, 1871-1997Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Foundation for Veterinary Medicine Brochure, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: College of Veterinary Medicine; Faculty/Student Handbook, 1995-1996Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Bulletins and Reprints, 1891-1940Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Faculty Reprints, 1961-1965Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Faculty Reprints, 1966-1970Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Historical Material (Notes and Publications), 1908, 1923, 1948, 1956-1958, 1966, 1970, 1980, 1989, 1994-1997Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Notes Re: History of KSU College of Veterinary Medicine from Various Sources, 1961-1993Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Notes Re: History of KSU College of Veterinary Medicine from Various Sources, 1920-1930Add to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: History of Vet Med book material, 1995-1996Add to your cart.
Folder 2: History Book Interviews, 1995Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Vet Med History, 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Establishing a Veterinary Faculty at Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria at terminal Report, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: College of Veterinary Medicine 50 Years of Excellence, 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Vet Med History Documents, 1940, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: History of the Kansas State Agricultural College, 1909Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Kansas State University the Quest for Identity, 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Photo-copied Historical Documents, 1871-1920Add to your cart.
Series 4: Photos, 1996, undatedAdd to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Commencement Photos, 1996Add to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Plaque Photos, undatedAdd to your cart.
Series 5: Awards and Ceremonies, 1954-1983Add to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Distinguished Service Nominations, 1973-1980Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Distinguished Service Award, 1969-1983Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Founders' Day Convocation, 1963Add to your cart.
Box 7Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Distinguished Service Award Committee, 1957-1965Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Distinguished Service Award, 1967-1972Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Distinguished Service Award, 1954-1962Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Distinguished Service Award, 1963-1966Add to your cart.

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Minutes, 1969-1999],
[Series 2: Administrative, 1918-1996],
[Series 3: Publications, 1871-1997],
[Series 4: Photos, 1996, undated],
[Series 5: Awards and Ceremonies, 1954-1983],
[All]


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