Dallas Independent Volleyball Association, 1997-2016
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Brief Description: The DIVA Volleyball Collection (1997-2016) is comprised of papers, photos and artifacts from the Dallas Independent Volleyball Association (DIVA). Volleyball events such as the annual Fall Classic, as well as the NAGVA Championships and awards associated with the group are present in this collection. The materials include events such as the Miss DIVA contests, DIVA's Next Top Model, as well as the Bachelor Auction. Various items, such as t-shirts, banners, calendars, flyers and miniature volleyballs with the DIVA logo are part of this collection. Photographs document the events of the organization, such as fundraisers and tournaments, as well as DIVA's involvement with the Dallas community. Meeting minutes and other organizational papers cover the history of DIVA from its early years.
Held at:
University of North Texas Special Collections
University of North Texas, Wilis Library
1155 Union Circle # 305190
Denton, TX 76203
Record Series Number: 01/AR0876
Created by: Perry, Donny
Volume: 26.0 Boxes
Acquired: 11/17/2016. 2016-085
Arrangement: Materials are arranged into six series. Series 1: Papers is arranged first by items categorized from a binder format, followed by date order, then clippings. Series 2: Photographs is arranged in date order with the binder category in one box and the rest of the photographic materials in another box. Series 3: Publications is arranged alphabetically and by date, with larger items in a separate box. Series 4: Oversize contains items which were too large for standard boxes. Series 5: Video contains VHS and DVD recordings arranged by title and date. Series 6: Artifacts is arranged by smaller three dimensional items first, followed by singular objects or groupings of objects by size.
Rights/Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Archives and Rare Books 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: Donny Perry  Gift.