Hugh Ayer Papers, 1943-2013
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Brief Description: This collection is comprised of papers that document Dr. Ayer's class assignments and course structures while at the University of North Texas, as well as correspondence and materials related to the various committees, boards, and organizations that Dr. Ayer was a part of. A small selection of correspondence and items from the inauguration of President Nolen are also included.
Held at:
University Archives
Record Series Number: 02/17/U0015
Created by: Hugh Ayer (1924 - 2014)
Volume: 1.0 Boxes
Acquired: 00/00/1992. 90-011, 92-017
Arrangement: This collection is arranged by material and subject type; i.e. correspondence, class assignments, lists of books, etc. are all foldered seperately.
Biographical Note for Hugh Ayer (1924 - 2014) : Dr. Hugh Ayer was born on March 8, 1924. Dr. Ayer graduated from Calhoun, Kentucky High School in 1942. He received his Bachelor's degree in 1948 from Western Kentucky University. His Master's and PhD (1950 and 1957) were earned at Indiana University.  Ayer was a history professor at Culver Military Academy from 1952-1958. Afterwards he came to NTSU and taught history from 1958-1990. Ayer  was also a Chairman of the Division of Social Science and Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Hugh Ayer passed away on July 14, 2014.
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Subject Index
Ayer, Hugh M. (Hugh Mason)
Nolen, Calvin Cleave
University of North Texas
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Notes: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.
Acquisition Notes: Hugh Ayer  Gift
PreferredCitation: Hugh Ayer Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections
Finding Aid Revisions:

This finding aid was revised in September 2017 by Hailey LaRock to clarify the collection content, amend spelling errors and dates, and add other missing information.

May 2018 by Nicole Yatsonsky - added Boxes 2-4, updated Scope/Content