Circular regarding geology and geography courses, dated Oct. 1, 1918

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Title

Circular regarding geology and geography courses, dated Oct. 1, 1918

Subject

<p>Student Army Training Corps (SATC) - World War, 1914-1918 - Southwestern University</p>

Description

This is a three-page printed circular. The first page reads, '(Advance Copy)' then 'War Department Committee on Education and Special Training' and is titled, 'Special Descriptive Circular Geology and Geography' . The first section of the body of the text gives instructions for the curriculum of the SATC and stresses the importance of instruction bearing "as closely as possible on military needs." The next section details how geology and geography courses should be structured and which topics must be covered. The second page of the printed circular continues with guidelines for geology and geography courses. The requirements of the 'Geography of Europe' course are given. It is dated, 'October 1, 1918' and signed 'Committee on Education and Special Training, By R. C. Maclaurin, Educational Director, Collegiate Section.' The third and back page of the printed circular has no text.

Creator

R. C. Maclaurin

Source

<p><a href="http://southwestern.edu/infoservices/departments/specialcollections/">Southwestern University Special Collections</a></p>
<p>Small Collections: Box 7, Folder 5</p>
<p>Copyright Notice: Available for research use; permission needed for publication.</p>

Date

1918

Citation

R. C. Maclaurin, “Circular regarding geology and geography courses, dated Oct. 1, 1918,” Southwestern University Special Collections, accessed August 2, 2021, http://suspeccoll.southwestern.edu/items/show/1397.