Guide to the Johannes Dahle Student Activism Collection,​ 1968-​1980

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Overview of the Collection

Special Collections & Archives
McIntyre Library
University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire
P.O.  Box 4004
105 Garfield Ave.
Eau Claire, WI 54702 – 4004
(715) 836-2739

Reference Code: USGZE UHC290

Accession Number: 07-013

Collection Number: University Historical Collection 290

Creators: Dahle, Johannes 

Title: Johannes Dahle Student Activism Collection

Dates: circa 1968-1980

Quantity: 0.4 linear feet (1 archives boxes)

Location of Collection: A10/3c

Languages: Collection materials are in English.

Summary: Subject files relating to student protest and activism; include clippings, student publications, and reports.

Biographical Note 

Johannes Dahle received his BA and MA from the University of Minnesota.  He began working at the University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire in August 1966 as the Director of Student Activities and University Programs.  He held several subsequent positions at UW-Eau Claire, including Director of University Centers (1971-1984), Director of Development (1984-1985), and Director of Development and University Relations (1985-1995).  He retired on June 20, 1995 with 29 years of service to the university.

Content Description

The collection consists of three folders of material related to student activism and protest, both on the University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire campus and off.   While the collection consists largely of clippings from national publications, there is some regional and local information, including information about UW--Eau Claire’s Free University, protests on the UW--Eau Claire campus, and alternative student publications.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information: Donated to Special Collections & Archives, University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire prior to March 2006.

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public.

Use Restrictions: Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright not owned by the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire.

Preferred Citation: Johannes Dahle Student Activism Collection, circa 1968-1980. UHC 290. Special Collections & Archives.  McIntyre Library.  University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Eau Claire, WI.

Processing Note: Processed by Colleen McFarland in July 2006.

Arrangement: Flat arrangement


Corporate Names: University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire – Students

Student movements – United States
Student movements – Wisconsin – Eau Claire