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University Archives Certificate and Diploma Collection

 Collection — map-case: 9
Identifier: 90.100-diplomas

Scope and Contents

Items in this collection consist of 9 certificates and diplomas from five different people. Arranged alphabetically by last name.


  • 1902-1927, 2006

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers without restriction.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. Special Collections and Archives owns the physical items in our collections, but copyright normally belongs to the creator of the materials or their heirs. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, obtaining permission to publish from copyright holders, and abiding by current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies of Special Collections and Archives material in print or electronic form.

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.


9 items (9 items in one vertical file)

Language of Materials

Multiple languages


Collection of certificates and diplomas from Texas State University alumni.

Physical Location

Stored in the Archives and Research Center offsite preservation. Advance notice is required for to view.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This is a collection of certificates and diplomas that stand alone and are not a part of another collection. They came from unknown various sources.

Related Materials

Certificates and diplomas can be found in other collections: D’Jelma Hearn-Zirkle papers, Emaline Philokely Baker collection, and Mettie Workman papers.

University Archives Certificate and Diploma Collection
Nicole Critchley
2020 August
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

Alkek Library Room 580
601 University Drive
San Marcos Texas 78666 USA