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Department of Art records

 Collection
Identifier: UA-0005-0310

Scope and Contents note

Records related to the programming and operations of the West Georgia / State University of West Georgia / University of West Georgia Department of Art from 1980 to 2003 during Bruce Bobick's tenure (1979-2005) as chair. Items include faculty vitae, brochures, greeting cards, exhibit announcements and invitations, newspaper articles, photographs, catalogs and other publications, correspondence, printed programs, and memoranda.

Subjects covered include the professional accomplishments and activities of the art faculty, outreach efforts by the department, memoranda generated by the chair, the department's annual honors program, scholarships offered by the department, student art show openings, the department's Summer Art Programs in Bayeux, Paris, and London; and the retirement and granting of professor emeritus status to long-time art faculty member Henry Setter.

Dates

  • 1980-2003

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to all users.

Conditions Governing Use note

As stipulated by U.S. copyright laws.

Biographical/Historical note

The Department of Art was established on July 1, 1974. When chair of the department Derrill Maxwell resigned from that position in 1979, Bruce Bobick, associate professor of art, became chair effective July 1, 1979. Mr. Bobick remained in that position until his retirement in 2005.

Extent

1.26 Linear feet (3 boxes)

Language

English

Overview

Faculty vitae, brochures, greeting cards, exhibit announcements and invitations, newspaper articles, photographs, catalogs and other publications, correspondence, printed programs, memoranda, and other records related to the initatives and operations of the West Georgia / State University of West Georgia / University of West Georgia Department of Art from 1980 to 2003.

Arrangement note

Files are arranged in alphabetical order.

Related Archival Materials note

Related collections within Ingram Library's Special Collections include:

Department of Art exhibition files UA-0005-0309

Department of Art Bayeux Tapestry exhibition files UA-0005-0308

Department of Art Carrollton Collects exhibition files UA-0005-0307
Title
Guide to the Department of Art Records, 1980-2003 UA-0005-0310
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Catherine Hendricks
Date
2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is in English

Repository Details

Part of the University of West Georgia Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Special Collections, Ingram Library
University of West Georgia
1601 Maple Street
Carrollton GA 30118-2000 United States