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University of North Florida. University Archives Biographical Files.

 Collection — Container: UA2010-2
Identifier: UA2010-2

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of personal name files which document the activities of the university administration, faculty, staff, students, alumni, honorary degree recipients and other individuals who have been important to the history of the University. Files vary considerably in size, from one sheet to several folders, and may include articles, biographical sketches, correspondence, curriculum vitae / resumes, media clippings, obituaries and memorials, press releases, and miscellaneous publications. The presidents of the university are particularly well-represented, with extensive biographical files on Thomas G. Carpenter (1969-1980), Andrew A. Robinson, Jr. (Interim President, 1980-1982), Curtis L. McCray (1982-1988), Adam W. Herbert (1989-1998), Anne H. Hopkins (1999-2002), and John A. Delaney (2003-). This collection was established and kept current by the University Archives staff to provide readily accessible information for reference and research purposes. New materials are regularly received and added to the files. An alphabetical listing of the files is available in University Archives. Monographs by UNF faculty and staff authors are housed separately in Archives, with a bibliographic record in the Library's online catalog. A complete author listing is available in the online archival guide, "Faculty and Staff Monographs in Special Collections, 1972- to date."

Dates

  • Other: Dummy Date

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to photograph, publish, quote or reproduce items must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder. The reproduction of materials is subject to the discretion of the Library. Materials may be restricted by donor limitations, compliance with copyright law, and the condition of the materials.

Extent

68.00 boxes

Abstract

This collection consists of personal name files which document the activities of the university administration, faculty, staff, students, alumni, honorary degree recipients and other individuals who have been important to the history of the University. Files vary considerably in size, from one sheet to several folders, and may include articles, biographical sketches, correspondence, curriculum vitae / resumes, media clippings, obituaries and memorials, press releases, and miscellaneous publications. The presidents of the university are particularly well-represented, with extensive biographical files on Thomas G. Carpenter (1969-1980), Andrew A. Robinson, Jr. (Interim President, 1980-1982), Curtis L. McCray (1982-1988), Adam W. Herbert (1989-1998), Anne H. Hopkins (1999-2002), and John A. Delaney (2003-).

Arrangement Note

The files are arranged alphabetically by last name; chronological within folders.

Source of Acquisition

The collection was compiled by the University Archives staff from various sources as available

Related Materials

Monographs by UNF faculty and staff authors are housed separately in Archives, with a bibliographic record in the Library's online catalog. A complete author listing is available in the online archival guide, "Faculty and Staff Monographs in Special Collections, 1972- to date." Information about related materials is available at https://www.unf.edu/library/specialcollections/Resources_-_Faculty_Staff_Monographs.aspx
Title
University of North Florida. University Archives Biographical Files.
Author
Collection Description/Finding Aid prepared by Eileen D. Brady.
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the UNF Library Special Collections and University Archives Repository

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