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FSU/ADM. FSU Administrative & Departmental Collections

 Record Group Term
Identifier: FSU/ADM
Includes collections documenting organizational units and their functions within Florida State University and its predecessor institutions.

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Bob Graham Letter

 Collection — Box 148
Identifier: MSS 1981-003
Scope and Contents

Typescript letter, dated June 17, 1981, signed by Bob Graham in which he thanks Mrs. Opal M. Free of the FSU Library for gathering materials for a 2nd Annual history dinner.

Also known as MSS 0-303.

Dates: Created: June 17, 1981

Florida State College for Women Campus Defense Council records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 90-25
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, memorabilia, photographs, publications and working files, dated from 1940-1944, of the Campus Defense Council of the Florida State College for Women (FSCW).

Dates: Created: 1940-1944

Florida State College for Women Department of Botany and Bacteriology Ledger Book

 Collection — Box 1805: Series Series 1
Identifier: MSS 2003-009
Abstract

The Florida State College for Women Department of Botany and Bacteriology Ledger Book documents equipment purchased for this department.

Dates: Created: June 4, 1918-October 20, 1940

Florida State College for Women/Florida State University Executive Council Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2003-023
Scope and Contents The Florida State College for Women/Florida State University Executive Council Minutes are significant to researchers because they document the organizational and academic changes in these institutions during the administrations of Drs. Edward Conradi and Doak S. Campbell. Student activities during this period are documented as well.The 1930-1931 FSCW Executive Council records include the minutes of the Administrative Committee from October 21, 1930 through July 17, 1931, with some gaps. Major topics discussed include academic probation, building operations, grades, and student activity fees, behavior, and workloads. Among the prominent topics discussed by Council...
Dates: Created: 1930-1958

Florida State University Administrative Council Records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSS 2007-016
Abstract

Agendas, articles, charts, correspondence, memoranda, minutes, press releases, and other attachments documenting the activities of the Florida State University (FSU) Administrative Council.

Dates: Created: 1966-1974

Florida State University Association of Retired Faculty

 Collection
Identifier: HP 2008-015
Scope and Contents

The collection contains records of the Florida State University Association of Retired Faculty, including minutes, correspondences, and agendas, from 1982 to 2006.

Dates: Created: 1982-2006

Florida State University Budget Advisory Committee Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2007-014
Scope and Contents

The collection includes minutes taken from 1972 through 1975 and related materials documenting the meetings of the Florida State University Budget Advisory Committee (formerly the Budget Committee).

Dates: Created: 1969-1975

Florida State University Campus Development and Space Committee Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2007-007
Abstract

Agendas, charts, drawings, correspondence, financial records, memoranda, minutes, reports, speeches, and other enclosures documenting meetings held by the Florida State University (FSU) Campus Development and Space Committee.

Dates: Created: 1969-2003

Florida State University College of Human Sciences Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2007-001
Abstract

Administrative and financial records, reports, speeches, student materials, course materials, publications, activity files, memorabilia, and reference files of the College of Human Sciences and its internal departments. Materials document the administrations of Deans Margaret Sandels, Hortense Glenn, Margaret Sitton, and Penny Ralston of the College of Human Sciences and its predecessor organizations.

Dates: Created: 1905-2005

Florida State University Curriculum Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2007-023
Abstract

Correspondence, indexes to minutes, lists of committee members, minutes, and reports to the Florida State University Faculty Senate documenting the discussions of the Florida State College for Women and Florida State University Curriculum Committee.

Dates: Created: 1931-1958; Other: Majority of material found in 8 January 1940-18 July 1958

Florida State University ETD Form Files

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2009-007
Scope and Contents

These forms include the Research Approval Form, Outside Committee Member Report (also called University Representative Doctoral Defense Reports), Final Degree Clearance Form, Student Information Form, ETD Access Agreement Form, and Signature Page.

Dates: Created: 1972-

Florida State University Faculty Action Caucus Files

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2009-011
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, memoranda, minutes of FAC meetings, newsletters, newspaper clippings, and position papers documenting the activities of the FSU Faculty Action Caucus. Topics include application forms for admission, the Bryan Hall recruiting incident, student rights and responsibilities, and Vietnam.

Dates: Created: 1969-1972

Florida State University General Faculty Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2007-022
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of minutes from General Faculty meetings, recommendations of candidates for graduation, related memoranda, and faculty members' obituaries. The collection will be of interest to those researching issues of broad concern to the University in the time period covered, which includes the transition period of Florida State College for Women to the Florida State University.

Dates: Created: 1938-1976

Florida State University Graduate Policy Committee Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2007-024
Abstract

The collection includes correspondence, committee papers, reports, sub-committee reports, proposed budgets and syllabi documenting the deliberations of the Florida State University (FSU) Graduate Policy Committee.

Dates: Created: 1936-1984; Other: Majority of material found in 1936-1958

Florida State University Libraries Planning and Renovation Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2010-003
Scope and Contents

These records contain correspondence, memoranda, minutes of library building committees, and planning documents for the Dirac Science Library, Library Science Library, Library Technical Services Building (Building 444), Music Library, and Robert Manning Strozier Library. The collection documents the history and growth of Florida State University (FSU) Library facilities over the last half of the 20th Century, and would be useful to researchers studying the development of academic libraries during this period.

Dates: Created: 1959-1998

Florida State University Libraries Proposed Amendments to Florida State University Constitution

 Collection — Box 1818
Identifier: MSS 2009-002
Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of documents pertaining to librarian faculty status dating from 1956-1958. The documents contained in the collection include letters between Florida State University (FSU)'s assistant librarian, Florence Bethea and the Constitution Committee's Chairman, Robert Miller, notes and suggestions for proposed amendments to the constitution, and copies of proposed constitutions. There are significant gaps in the collection. The earliest dated document is February 23, 1956 and the remainder covers the last few months in 1958.

Dates: Created: 1956-1958

Florida State University Office of Multicultural Affairs Records

 Collection — Items
Identifier: MSS 2006-013
Abstract

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, photographs and photo album, slides, publicity, itineraries, programs, newsclippings, newsletters and other materials documenting the activities sponsored by the Florida State University (FSU) Office of Multicultural Affairs.

Dates: Created: 1956-1964; 1968-2007; Other: Majority of material found in 1987-2005

Florida State University President's Executive Committee Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2007-015
Scope and Contents

The Florida State University (FSU) President's Executive Committee Minutes consist of agendas, memoranda, minutes, reports, and other attachments documenting the work of this organization during the early 1970s. Some of the topics frequently discussed were academic problems of minority students, student health services, visits by Florida legislators, student residence hall issues, drug abuse and drug education, and parking and traffic regulations. James Stanley Marshall was FSU President at this time. These records document FSU campus governance and activities in the early 1970s. Materials are arranged chronologically.

Dates: Created: April 6, 1971 - July 2, 1973

Florida State University Southern Business History Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2008-016
Scope and Contents

The Florida State University Southern Business History Center Records include, correspondence to and from the center, including memos, form letters, responses, questionnaire, annual reports, photographs and publications; and oral interviews recorded in May and June, 1954 and August 1956 on 1/4 inch audio tape reels. They also include a group of historical records of the Eberhard Faber Pencil Company at Cedar Key, Florida.

Dates: Created: 1855-1956; Created: Majority of material found in 1940-1956

Florida State University Vice Presidents Executive Group Minutes

 Collection — Box 1813
Identifier: MSS 2007-020
Abstract

Agendas, correspondence, memoranda, minutes, proposals documenting the discussions of the Florida State University (FSU) Vice Presidents Executive Group.

Dates: Created: 1974-1975; Other: Majority of material found in 28 May 1974-6 August 1975

Journal of Library History Editorial Board Records

 Collection — Box 150
Identifier: MSS 1992-011
Scope and Contents

Agenda and minutes of meetings of the Journal of Library History editorial board. Includes some correspondence, a Directory of Library Historians Preliminary Edition, and an agenda of the Fourth Library History Seminar from 1971.

Dates: Created: 1967-1973

R.A. Gray Collection

 Collection — Box 149: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3
Identifier: MSS 1959-023
Scope and Contents The four items presented to the FSU Library by the Honorable R.A. Gray, Secretary of State, Tallahassee, Florida, consist of the following: 1. Civil War letter (1863) written by Secretary Gray's Grand Uncle, W.D. Howren, while in the General Hospital at Augusta, Georgia, for treatment after "having a foot shot off in battle." The letter, addressed to Lieutenant J.C. Blake of 5th Fla. Vols., Richmond, Virginia, relates to baggage to be delivered to Lieutenant Blake. 2. A three-page World War II letter from another relative of Gray, signed "Buck," Philippine Islands, A.P.O. 715, (no date) to "Dear Roy." The letter gives on-the-battle-field information about a campaign in the mountains,...
Dates: Created: 1863-1959; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1959

Weymouth Tyree Jordan Papers

 Collection — Box 857
Identifier: MSS 79-7
Abstract

This collection contains a wide variety of materials realted to Weymouth Tyree Jordan, his life and his career. Includes biographical materials, correspondence, articles, photographs, writings, research materials, announcements, books, and related materials.

Dates: Created: 1822-1970