Office of Media Relations presidential speeches
Scope and Contents
Materials consist of speeches and remarks given by the University President at a wide variety of events. Also includes some speeches and remarks by other University personnel who spoke at those events. The records begin in 1977 with speeches by president by Lee H. Smith. The filing structure become more standardized during the Robert L. Hardesty administration, and an annual index of speeches is included at the beginning of each calendar year. Organized chronologically by presidential administraton.
- Texas State University. University News Service (Organization)
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Texas State University was established by the 26th Legislature in 1899 as the Southwest Texas State Normal School; 303 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.
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Speeches and remarks given by the University President at a wide variety of events. Also includes some speeches and remarks by other University personnel who spoke at those events.
Materials may be stored off-site. Advance notice may be required for use.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by T.Cay Rowe, who wrote many of the speeches for the Office of the President.
- Office of Media Relations presidential speeches
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- 2021 June: Revised for DACS compliance, Nicole Critchley