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09. University of Houston Archives

 Collecting Area
Identifier: 09

Found in 101 Collections and/or Records:

Commencement/Convocation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-022
Dates: 1941-2010
Scope and Contents The Commencement/Convocation Collection contains information regarding General Commencement, Convocation, Directives, Campus and Building Preparations, Guest Lists, Schedules, Volunteers, and Speakers for the University of Houston. The materials date between the years 1939 to 2010.

This collection also includes an additional 5 boxes of unprocessed materials. For questions about these materials or to request access, please contact University Archivist Mary Manning (mmmanning@uh.edu).

UH Core Advisory Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-021
Dates: 1966-1992
Scope and Contents The UH Core Advisory Committee Records document the development of the University of Houston's Core Curriculum from 1966 to 1992. Materials include university self studies, task force and committee reports, core curriculum documents, and undergraduate council minutes.

James F. Danielli Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-021
Dates: undetermined
Scope and Contents This collection does not currently have a finding aid available online. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing mmmanning@uh.edu.

Professor Joseph Doggett "A College Forum" Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-068
Dates: 1963-1963
Scope and Contents The collection contains materials related to the book "A College Forum" edited by Joseph Doggett, Everett Gillis, and Rosa Bludworth, published by The Odyssey Press in 1963. In the Preface, the editors arrived at what they considered a special design for their work, seeing a twofold need: "the need of the student for readings that will stimulate his own expression; the need of the instructor for a text that is adaptable to either a subject matter or a type of approach." The...

Dr. Gerald E. Osborne University of Houston Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-010
Dates: ca. 1980s
Content Description Artifacts and memorabilia documenting the history of the University of Houston.

Professor Roger Eichhorn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-013
Dates: 1948-1995
Scope and Contents The Professor Roger Eichhorn Papers consist correspondence, publications, reports, and photographs documenting Eichhorn's tenure as dean of the Cullen College of Engineering.

This collection does not currently have a finding aid available online. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing mmmanning@uh.edu.

Faculty Evaluations Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1996-002
Dates: 1949-1996
Scope and Contents This collection does not currently have a finding aid available online. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing mmmanning@uh.edu.

Faculty Organizations Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-063
Dates: 1951-2005
Scope and Contents The Faculty Organizations Records primarily consist of organizational minutes, as well as constitutions, bylaws, and reports. Records include those of the Faculty Association (1954-1963), Faculty Assembly (1951-1959), and Faculty Senate (1969-2005).

Faculty Senate Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2009-002
Dates: 1950-2009
Scope and Contents This collection contains 32 boxes relating to the Faculty Senate at the University of Houston. Materials include financial reports, meeting notes and correspondence, budget reports, meeting minutes, policy and procedural manuals, proposals and other administrative material. The collection is divided into the following series; Annual Financial Reports, Board of Regents, Budget Reports, Bylaws, Committees and Task Forces, Conferences, Endowment Fund, Executive Summaries, Fact Books, Financial...

Faculty Vita Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-066
Dates: 1960-1990
Scope and Contents Vitae folders are arranged alphabetically, according to the last name of the individual. Each card contains information (education, date of birth, brief employment history, and sometimes a photograph) for people employed by the University of Houston. Some of the folders also contain newspaper clippings associated with that individual. For example, the folders relating to Paul Chu contain numerous newspaper articles associated to his research in the area of superconductor material....

Professor Carlisle Floyd Manuscript Scores

 Collection
Identifier: 1999-009
Dates: 1966-1992
Scope and Contents This collection contains manuscript scores for 6 of Carlisle Floyd's works, dating from 1958 to 1992.

UH Forensics Team Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-002
Dates: 1956-1973
Scope and Contents The U.H. Forensics Team Records contains newspaper articles, schedules of tournament events, correspondence, tapes, and photographs relating to the U.H. Forensics Team between the years of 1956-1973. Typically the newspaper articles describe the team's performance at various national tournaments.

"Forum" Magazine Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1991-002
Dates: 1964-1976
Scope and Contents The bulk of this collection consists of rejection letters sent out between January of 1964 and November of 1976; it also includes general correspondence concerning Donald Lee in the 1960s.

George E. Fox Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2018-033
Dates: 1974-1984
Scope and Contents The collection covers the Fox-Woese collaboration from its beginnings in 1973 until 1985 and contains approximately 5 linear feet of records, including correspondence, manuscripts for articles, research, data analysis, and photographs of laboratory equipment.The highlight of the collection are multiple draft versions of each of the major manuscripts, which provide insight to what they were thinking at the time.

John H. Freeman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1977-002
Dates: 1956-1985
Scope and Contents This collection does not currently have a full finding aid available online. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing mmmanning@uh.edu.

The collection consists primarily of awards and honors recognizing Mr. Freeman's contributions to the field of medicine, as well as to the University of Houston Libraries.