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Distinguished Lecture Series

Identifier: Series II

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The University Advancement Records consist of textual, photographic, audiovisual, and ephemeral materials reflecting the development, publicity, philanthropy, and fundraising activities at the University of Texas at Tyler from 1981 through 2013. Significant subjects represented in the collection include the Eisenhower International Golf Classic, the Patriot Golf Classic, the Distinguished Lecture Series and ancillary educational lecture series, the establishment of UT Tyler’s engineering program, the UT Tyler Friends of the Arts group, Tyler Sister Cities, and the University’s transition to a four year university. Materials include correspondence, brochures, newsletters, magazines, newspaper clippings, event publicity materials, meeting minutes, event invitations, financial reports, institutional self-studies, photographs, slides, negatives, cassette tapes, VHS tapes, framed certificates, commemorative plaques, and a floppy disc.


  • Creation: 1981-2013
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1980-2019
  • Other: Date acquired: 2013-05-29 Secondary collection acquired: June 2019



From the Collection: 28.40 Linear Feet

From the Collection: 1.00 Items

From the Collection: 1.00 Folders

From the Collection: 2.00 Items

From the Collection: 2.00 Items

From the Collection: 3.40 Linear Feet

From the Collection: 25.00 Linear Feet

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