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Legislative Information

Identifier: Sub-Series 3

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

Founded in 1948 the Texas Association of College Teachers is an organization committed to protecting the interests of the faculty of institutions of higher learning in Texas and to influence help pass legislation conducive to the advancement of higher education. Dr. Martin became a member of the TACT early in his career at The University of Texas at Tyler. He wrote numerous articles that appeared in TACT newsletters and made presentations at many TACT conferences. Martin served as UT Tyler Chapter and State Board President and is currently a Director-At-Large. This series contains correspondence and memoranda, materials obtained from TACT conventions and workshops, TACT newsletters, drafts of policy statements, and drafts of articles written by Martin for publication or presentation. Martin's main focus while a member of the TACT was distance education, intellectual property rights, tenure review, and faculty salary. Dates of the materials range from 1979 to 2010.


  • Creation: 1975-2010
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1989-2001
  • Other: Date acquired: 2011-02-15


Conditions Governing Access

Sensitive material includes student contact information found in the Master of Science in Social Work Program and European Travels and Correspondence series.


From the Collection: 12.90 Linear Feet

From the Collection: 31 Boxes other_unmapped

From the Collection: 1.00 Folders

From the Collection: 11.00 Boxes

From the Collection: 19.00 Boxes

From the Collection: 1.00 Boxes

From the Collection: 1.00 Folders

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Texas at Tyler University Archives and Special Collections Department Repository