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UA. University Archives

 Topic Guide
Identifier: UA
This classification groups together university records from the University Archives.

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Abe Bassett Wright State University Theatre (UA-6) Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA-6
Abstract

This collection contains slides, videos and published materials on Abe Bassett and the Wright State University Theatre. The slides are of productions Bassett produced during his tenure in the Theatre department. The published materials covers Bassett’s time at the Theatrer Department and the other is an autobiography.

Dates: 1970 - 1988

Challenge '95 Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5
Abstract

This collection documents the Challenge ’95 Project of Wright State University’s Center for Urban Planning and Public Affairs. It includes minutes, reports, forums and surveys from various subcommittees. Directories and Correspondence are also of interest to the researcher. There also is media with this collection including still photographs, audio and video of the sessions that took place from 1989-1991.

Dates: 1987 - 1994

Lillie Howard WSU History Book Project Collection (UA-10)

 Collection
Identifier: UA-10
Abstract

Manuscript collection for Lillie Howard’s (Wright State University Vice-President for Curriculum & Instruction, retired) 50th anniversary book project on the history of Wright University, commissioned by the Wright State University Provost’s Office in 2014. It includes interviews with several former WSU administrators, faculty/staff, and members of the university community, as well as planning documents and background materials used in the writing of the book.

Dates: 2014-2018

Office of Alumni Relations Collection (UA-12)

 Collection
Identifier: UA-12
Abstract The Office of Alumni Relations Collection contains materials relating to the Wright State University Alumni Association’s efforts to actively engage and support current and future alumni in a lifelong relationship with Wright State University. The collection, spanning the years of 1964-2007, includes university publications, student organization rules, memorabilia, scrapbooks, slides from alumni shows, photographs of recipients of the outstanding alumni award, audio recordings of the Wright...
Dates: 1964-2017

Office of the President: Fred A. White Papers (UA-11)

 Collection
Identifier: UA-11
Abstract

The collection contains the administrative and correspondence files of Fred A. White, long-time administrator at Wright State University. The materials cover a wide range of subjects and business matters related the early development of the university, including land acquisition, permits and infrastructure, campus construction, recruitment of original faculty, Phases I – IV in campus development.

Dates: 1956-1984

Nick Piediscalzi Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-9
Abstract

The collected research and written works of Nick Piediscalzi regarding the topic of religion and teaching as it relates to public education. Collection also includes materials related to the founding of the WSU Dept. of Religion and the Public Education Religious Studies Center (PERSC).

Dates: 1951-2013

Reed Smith Wright State University Peace Studies Collection (UA-1)

 Collection
Identifier: UA-1
Abstract

Dr. Reed Smith was a professor at Wright State University from 1969 – 1995. In that time he built up a Peace Studies program at WSU and held several conferences on Peace Activism. This collection contains grant applications and proposals, biographies of speakers at conferences, research papers that he and others had written, and a large collection of periodicals on Peace Activism or relating to the Peace Movement.

Dates: 1972-1996; Majority of material found within 1980-1992

Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA-4
Abstract The Boonshoft School of Medicine (BSOM)contains documents from its inception to the present. These documents include the committee minutes to build the school, early correspondence files and school development files, annual reports, yearbooks, commencement records, and publications created by BSOM and its various offices. Among the departmental papers are class photographs and composites. The end of the collection contains documents for departments which are now defunct or merged into other...
Dates: 1970 - 2019

Wright State University College of Nursing and Health Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA-7
Abstract

The College of Nursing and Health contains documents from its inception to the present. These documents include the committee minutes to build the college, early correspondence files and school development files, annual reports, yearbooks, commencement records, and publications created by Boonshoft School of Medicine (BSOM) and its various offices. Among the departmental papers are class photographs and composites.

Dates: 1973 - 2014

Wright State University Libraries Collection (UA-14)

 Collection
Identifier: UA-14
Abstract The collection contains a variety of archival documents from the administrative office and departments of University Libraries. The materials document the history of the library back to the beginning of the university, and the libraries’ growth from a small resource room to a major academic research library. The materials including blueprints, facilities files, collection records, program and instruction files, committee records, photographs, publications, event files, subject/correspondence...
Dates: 1964 - 2022