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Alumni Association Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.53
Scope and Contents This collection was donated by the Alumni Association and encompasses history of the university through the lens of students and alumni from 1890 to 2003. Series I: Memorabilia includes promotional items and pride gear for graduates such as license plates, stickers, and post cards. Series II: Objects includes donated items that include a ceramic dish, a hand-painted tankard, a Dr. Gee Presidential Coin, and a silver tray. Series...
Dates: 1890 - 2003

Black History Month Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2018.36-A
Content Description The Black History Month Collection documents and details Texas A&M University - Commerce history of engaging with and representing its Black students through the Office of Intercultural Services. Series I: Black History Month includes research and mixed materials demonstrating national Black history which were utilized to educate the campus community at cultural events. This series includes a folder of mixed material Black studies curriculum. There is also a folder of calendars and...
Dates: 1980-2008

East Texan Lite and Least Texan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2011.08
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the following issues of the East Texan Lite: Volume 1, Issues 1-2, 4; Volume 2, Issues 1-7; Volume 3, Issues 1, 3-5; Volume 4, Issue 1; Volume 5, Issues 1,3.

The following issues of The Least Texan are also included: Volume 1, Issues 1-2; Volume 2, Issues 1-7; and Volume 3, Issue 1.

Dates: 1989-1995, inclusive

East Texas Normal College Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.197-B
Scope and Contents This collection consists of six series documenting the history of East Texas Normal College: Series I. Alumni and former students, Series II. College documents (non-published), Series III. Faculty, Series IV. Photographs, Series V. Publications, and Series VI. Student materials. Series I. consists of an alphabetical directory and newspaper. Series II. consists of a charter, exhibition captions, manuscripts, and a telegram. Series III. consists of an alphabetical directory and a file on an...
Dates: 1889-1990, undated

East Texas State Normal College Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.197-C
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a single series documenting the history of East Texas State Normal College: Series I. Newspaper. It aAlso includes an individual file for Cadman Choral Club and commencement programs.

Dates: 1920, undated

East Texas State Teachers College Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.197-D
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two series documenting the history of East Texas State Teachers College: Series I. Commencement invitations and Series II. Programs. It also includes individual files for letters and letterhead.

Dates: 1924-1948, undated

East Texas State University History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.197-E
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of three separate series documenting the history of East Texas State University: Series I. "The East Texas Story" by William E. Sawyer, Series II. Lists, and Series III. Photographs.

Dates: 1965-1973, undated

ETSTC Training School Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2008.91
Scope and Contents

This collection includes a variety of material related to the Training School. Included is a manuscript which describes the history of the Training School, student directories, various ephemera, and materials related to the 50th Class Reunion in 1990.

Dates: 1917 - 1948

ETSU Drama Student Photographs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.158
Content Description

Photographs of ETSU Drama Students on trip to Washington D.C. to perform The Time of Your Life at Ford’s Theater, 1972.

Dates: 1972, undated

Flannery O’Conner ETSC Speech Manuscript

 Collection — Box: Small Collections 3
Identifier: 2019.01
Scope and Contents

This collection contains one manuscript for a speech delivered by Flannery O'Conner for the Forum Arts Program at East Texas State College. The program was held on November 16, 1962 and her speech was titled “Some Aspects of the Grotesque in Southern Literature.”

Dates: 1962

History of the University Dames

 Collection — Box: Small Collections 2
Identifier: 2012.08
Scope and Contents

This collection includes one handwritten manuscript documenting the history of the University Dames. The document was written by a committee appointed by Elaine Jones, president of the University Dames, in 1989. Committee members included Dr. Edna Stephens, Mrs. Paul Street, and Norma Jane Johnson.

Dates: 1917 - 1989

Intercultural Services Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2018.36-B
Content Description The Intercultural Services Collection documents the efforts and impacts of Intercultural and Multicultural offices on campus. The series includes: a folder of brochures used to assist students; a folder dedicated to the Cinco de Mayo celebrations of 1993 to 1994; the guest visitor and comedian Gabriel Iglesias; the "In a Different Voice" Newsletter utilized by students and faculty to engage with the intercultural campus community; a folder dedicated to the Multicultural Affairs on campus; a...
Dates: 1974-2003

Julia Hubbell Letter

 Collection — Box: Small Collections 3
Identifier: 2008.93
Scope and Contents

This collection contains one letter from Julia Hubbell to O.L. Scudder, concerning his daughter Virginia. In this letter Hubbell expresses concern for Virginia's education and explains the standards for women attending East Texas State Teachers College.

Dates: 1924

Mayo Memorial Collection

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Identifier: 2008.197-F
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of files in three series relating to memorialization of William L. Mayo: Series I. Mayo Day proclamation, Series II. Newspapers, and Series III. Programs. It also includes individual files for death announcements and funeral notices.

Dates: 1917-1967, undated

Minutes of the Texas State-Supported Colleges Council of Presidents

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Identifier: 2011.09-B
Scope and Contents

This collection, which is not subdivided into series, consists principally of the meeting minutes of the Texas State-Supported Colleges Council of Presidents. It also includes related correspondence and various other related materials such as bills, bond payment tables, and resolutions. It is organized chronologically, with separate files for each calendar year.

Dates: 1926 - 1948, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1932 - 1948,

Minutes of the Texas State Teachers Colleges Council of Presidents

 Collection
Identifier: 2011.09-A
Scope and Contents

This collection, which is not subdivided into series, consists principally of the meeting minutes of the Texas State Teachers Colleges Council of Presidents. It also includes related correspondence and various other related materials such as resolutions and statements. It is organized chronologically, with separate files for each calendar year.

Dates: 1922 - 1948

Office of the President: Arthur C. Ferguson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.085
Scope and Contents This collection primarily contains Dr. Ferguson's personal and professional correspondence. Personal letters, Series I, range from 1931 to 1970, and are primarily between Ferguson and his siblings related to management of family agricultural properties and finances. The professional correspondence, Series II, is primarily related to publications of his grammar/spelling books and the operations of East Texas State Teachers College. In addition to correspondence, the collection contains...
Dates: 1924-1970, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1940-1950,

Office of the President: James G. Gee Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.086
Scope and Contents The Office of the President: James G. Gee Papers contains the official records of Gee's Presidency from 1947-1966 and consists of correspondence, university administrative materials, papers related to club and organizations, and publications grouped into twelve series. Series I. Correspondence contains official and personal correspondence for James Gee during his time in office. Series II. East Texas State includes all professional documents from the President's...
Dates: 1939 - 1967

Office of the President: Randolph B. Binnion Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.042
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers produced by President Randolph B. Binnion from 1917-1924.Series I, Correspondence, is the largest series. The correspondence contains rich descriptions of the school, the faculty members, and student body. Each correspondence folder contains letters to prospective students and faculty members as well as correspondence with the Board of Regents discussing fiscal, academic, and campus needs. Of particular interest is the...
Dates: 1917-1924, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1920-1924,

Office of the President: Samuel H. Whitley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.079
Scope and Contents Subgroup 1. President's Office Records contains correspondence, business files, printed materials, speeches and writings.Series I, Correspondence contains all correspondence from Whitley's career at East Texas beginning in 1919 when he came to the College as dean of faculty and registrar. This series includes all correspondence between President Whitley and President Binnion beginning in 1919 until Binnion's death. Also...
Dates: 1917-1960

Student Organization and RSC Scrapbooks and Photo Albums Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019.07
Content Description Twenty volumes of student organization and Rayburn Student Center Scrapbooks and Photo Albums. The collection includes event photos, program schedules, local newspaper articles, and personalized entries describing events that provide perspective into the university's past. Series I: Campus Programming This series includes 10 volumes of Rayburn Student Center programs. Each scrapbook inlcudes a range of calendars, published news articles, and photographs...
Dates: 1948 - 2012

University History Vertical File Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.013
Scope and Contents

The University History Vertical File Collection consists of topical files regarding organizations, departments, employees, students, and events. The files were compiled by Dr. James Conrad through his personal research and through small donations to the Special Collections Department. This collection is on-going and as such, this finding aid is subject to change.

Dates: 1889-2010