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Historical Collection - Museum Records, 1921-1986 | University Archives

By Perri Hamilton

Collection Overview

Title: Historical Collection - Museum Records, 1921-1986Add to your cart.
ID: 02/20/U0041
Extent: 143.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The items are arranged by type of material
Languages: English

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Historical Collection files that reflect the running of the museum.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The papers document the running of the Historical Collection, the museum on campus that ran from the 1920s to 1986.  The items include artifact inventory sheets, artifacts, and operational documents.

Administrative Information

Repository: University Archives
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
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 Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to use.
Acquisition Method: Transferred to Archives from the Historical Collection in 1986.
Preferred Citation: Historical Collection-Museum Records, University of North Texas Special Collection.

Box and Folder Listing

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Series 5: Artifact Inventory SheetsAdd to your cart.
The sheets give descriptions of artifacts, many with hand drawn images.
Item 1: StructuresAdd to your cart.
This binder contains sheets for: Building Fragments, Site Feature, and Unclassified Structure.
Barcode: 708042
Item 2: Building FurnishingsAdd to your cart.
Catagories covered include: Bedding, Floor Coverings, Furniture, Household Accessory Lighting Device, Plumbing Fixture, Temerature Control Device.
Barcode: 708043
Item 3: Personal ArtifactAdd to your cart.
Catagories in this binder include: Adornment, and Clothing: Accessory.
Barcode: 708044
Item 4: Personal ArtifactAdd to your cart.
Clothing: Footwear and Headwear
Barcode: 708045
Item 5: Personal ArtifactAdd to your cart.
Clothing: Outerwear and Underwear
Barcode: 708046
Item 6: Personal ArtifactsAdd to your cart.
Personal Gear
Barcode: 708047
Item 7: Personal ArtifactAdd to your cart.
Personal Symbol and Toiletries
Barcode: 708048
Item 8: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Acoustical; Agricultural; Animal Husbandry
Barcode: 708049
Item 9: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Armament: Chapman Collection
Barcode: 708050
Item 10: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Armament: Ammunition, Artillery, Bludgeon, Body Armor
Barcode: 708051
Item 11: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Armament: Edged
Barcode: 708052
Item 12: Tools and EqupmentAdd to your cart.
Armament: Firearm
Barcode: 708053
Item 13: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Food Processing
Barcode: 708054
Item 14: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Food Service
Barcode: 708055
Item 15: Tools and EqupmentAdd to your cart.
Blue Glass: Catagories 2 and 4
Barcode: 708056
Item 16: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Blue Glass: Category 4
Barcode: 708057
Item 17: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Blue Glass: Categoies 4, 5, and 7
Barcode: 708058
Item 18: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Forestry; Glass and Plastics; Housekeeping; Leatherworking; Masonry; Mechanical; Medical and Psychological; Meteorlogical' Mining' Musical: Brass, Percussion, String, Woodwind, Unclassified; Nuclear Physics
Barcode: 708059
Item 19: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Painting; Papermaking; Photographic; Power Production; Printing; Surveying and Navigational; Textileworking; Thermal, Timekeeping; Weights and Measures
Barcode: 708060
Item 20: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Woodworking; Unclassified: General and Special
Barcode: 708061
Item 21: Tools and EquipmentAdd to your cart.
Astronomical; Biological; Chemical; Construction; Data Processing; Drafting; Electrical and Magnetic; Fishing and Trapping; Food Processing
Barcode: 708062
Item 22: Communication ArtifactsAdd to your cart.
Advertising Medium; Documentary; Sound Communication; Telecommunication; Visual Communication; Written Communication
Barcode: 708063
Item 23: TransportationAdd to your cart.
Aerospace; Land; Rail; Water
Barcode: 708064
Item 24: TransportationAdd to your cart.
Aerospace; Land; Rail; Water
Barcode: 708065
Item 25: Art ObjectsAdd to your cart.
Commercial Decorative Art; Folk Art
Barcode: 708066
Item 26: Original ArtAdd to your cart.
Barcode: 708067
Item 27: Recreational ArtifacsAdd to your cart.
Games; Toys
Barcode: 708068
Item 28: Recreational ArtifactsAdd to your cart.
Toys: Weaver Dolls
Barcode: 708069
Item 29: Societal ArtifactsAdd to your cart.
Behavioral Artifacts; Ceremonial Artifacts; Exchange Artifacts; Governmental Artifacts
Barcode: 708070
Item 30: Packages and ContainersAdd to your cart.
Product Package; Unclassified Package
Barcode: 708071
Item 31: Unclassified ArtifactsAdd to your cart.
Artifact Remnant; Function Unknown
Barcode: 708072
Item 32: Natural SubstancesAdd to your cart.
Barcode: 708073
Item 33: ArtifactsAdd to your cart.
Barcode: 708074

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