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UA. University Archives

Identifier: UA
On Feb. 20, 1975 President Ralph W. Steen established the university archives to preserve the university’s official records. The university’s inactive records of archival value were to be transferred to the Special Collections Department for permanent preservation and to allow faculty, staff and patrons to research these materials. The Special Collections Department changed its name to the East Texas Research Center in 1994 but continued as the official repository of university records. Information of general interest about SFA history, buildings, folklore and traditions is available in the University Archives and the SFA vertical files.

Found in 88 Collections and/or Records:

University Marketing Communications, Office of

Identifier: UA-095
Scope and Contents The collection consist of newsletters, campus wide recruitment materials, and video recordings of different events or people associated with campus. The newsletters are The Insider, This Week at SFA, and Faculty Focus.

University Police Department

Identifier: UA-089
Scope and Contents The collection mostly covers regulations and policies dealing with parking around campus.

University Professional Women

Identifier: B-0066
Scope and Contents Constitution and by-laws, meeting announcements and menus, information on the Woman of the Year award, and other items relating to the club's activities

University Self-Study Steering Committee/SACS

Identifier: UA-102
Arrangement This collection is arranged by series and then chronologically.

University Year for Action

Identifier: UA-098
Scope and Contents This collection is made up of a few different types of files.  There are files dealing with applying for the grant, correspondence that deal with applying for the grant and communications after receiving the grant,  quarterly reports, and files that deal with the volunteers placement and the performances reviews of them.

University/Student Center

Identifier: UA-065
Scope and Contents This collection covers files that deal with Center committees, programs and events that the Center hosted, and food services provided by the Center.

William R. Johnson Personal Papers

Identifier: A-0165
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of speeches that William R. Johnson gave while President of SFA. There are speeches to students, faculty, civic organizations and high schools, at conferences, and to dedicate university buildings. The collection has correspondence to friends and on SFA matters, like the renovation of the President's house. There are also a number of reference letters that Johnson wrote for SFA personnel, students and friends. Additional information related to Johnson's...