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Texas A & M University--Commerce -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Alumni Association 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

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 Texas Normal College 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

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 also includes an individual file for Cadman Choral Club and commencement programs.

Dates: 1920, undated

East Texas State Teachers College 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

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

Intercultural Services 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

Mayo Family Collection

Identifier: 2008.197-A
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two series documenting the history of the W. L. Mayo family: Series I. General family history and Series II. Individual family members. Series I. consists of correspondence, documents, family trees, newspaper, notes, and photographs and negatives relating to the family generally or as a whole. Series II. consists of sub-series on the Mayo family members Henry Charles Booth, Aileen Mayo, Beatrix "Trixie" Mayo (Thompkins), Booth Mayo, Douglas Mayo, Gladys Mayo (del...
Dates: 1880-1987, undated

Mayo Memorial Collection

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

Student Organization and RSC Scrapbooks and Photo Albums 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 Photograph Collection

Identifier: 2008.17
Scope and Contents

The University Photograph Collection comprises photographs, negatives, and slides that document the history of Texas A&M University-Commerce. Dates range from the foundation of the college in 1889 until the prominent use of digital photography in the mid-2000s. The collection is arranged topically. Several areas of focus include athletics, campus buildings, faculty and staff members, campus departments and offices, and student activities.

Dates: 1890 - 2005