Kent Mommsen Collection
Scope and Contents
Materials collected and created by Kent Mommsen in completing his 1970 doctoral dissertation "Career Patterns of Black American Doctorates," including approximately 950 paper questionnaires (each 32 pages, front and back) with responses; one microform reel ("Daniel Thompson PhD: Career Patterns of Negro Teachers"); nine 5" reel to reel audiotapes with 15 lectures; 2 boxes of card indexes of names and addresses of individuals connected with the study; photocopies of index cards citing these inidividuals and their occupations; 2 data tapes (7-1/2" and 10-1/2" in diameter); and an originally bound printout of entire data file.
- created: 1970-1980
- Other: Date acquired: 12/02/2014
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3.5 Linear Feet (7 boxes) : total extent
2.5 Linear Feet (5 boxes) : paper documents, index cards
0.25 Linear Feet (1 box) : 2 reels, data tapes
0.5 Linear Feet (1 box) : 9 Audiotape reels
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Source of Acquisition
- Kent Mommsen Research Materials
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