Lee H. Smith, 1974
Scope and Contents
Inaugural materials include invitations, programs, and a proceedings program.
- From the Collection: Texas State University (Organization)
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Lee H. Smith, was the university's sixth president, serving 1974-1981. Smith was inaugurated November 22, 1974. Known for his attention to detail, Smith instituted written policies and procedures where none had existed. He also created job descriptions and implemented long-range planning and analysis. He oversaw acquisition of the 78.5-acre San Marcos Baptist Academy property adjacent to campus and the move to NCAA athletics. Enrollment growth continued, reaching 15,400 by 1981.
See Past Presidents webpage.
From the Collection: 2.5 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English