University faculty bulletins
Scope and Contents
The collection contains materials that were published weekly and then bimonthly by the Office of the President dated 1951-1981. The faculty bulletin provided faculty with official notices from the President, administrative offices, and department heads. Topics include: faculty meetings; faculty and department highlights; programs sponsored by the college or various departments; scholarship and grant opportunities; and athletic events. Materials are arranged roughly chronologically, as several issues are missnumbered.
- 1951 - 1981
- Southwest Texas State Teachers College (Organization)
- Southwest Texas State College (Organization)
- Southwest Texas State University (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Open to researchers without restriction.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright held by Texas State University. Educational reproduction is allowed without permission. Authorization to publish must be obtained from the University Archives. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Biographical / Historical
Texas State University was established by the 26th Legislature in 1899 as the Southwest Texas State Normal School; 313 pupils were enrolled in 1903-04, the first year classes were held.
The school name changed to Southwest Texas State Normal College in 1918, to Southwest Texas State Teachers College in 1925, to Southwest Texas State College in 1959, to Southwest Texas State University in 1969, to Texas State University-San Marcos in 2003, and to Texas State University in 2013.
.5 Linear Feet (One Hollinger box, 13 volumes (volumes not part of linear feet calculation).)
Language of Materials
Materials may be stored off-site. Advance notice may be required for use.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred to the library by unknown source. Additional copies can be found in Alkek Library speical collection.
- University faculty bulletins
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- 2021-04: Revised for ArchivesSpace, Nicole Critchley