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College of Engineering Publications, 1916-1991 | University Archives

By Rachel Motes

Collection Overview

Title: College of Engineering Publications, 1916-1991Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates:1949-1974
ID: 02/09/U0058
Extent: 2.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The original donor arrangement was kept and is, for the most part, in alphabetical order.
Date Acquired: 00/00/2008. More info below under Accruals.
Languages: English

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This collection contains publications relevant to the field of Engineering.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Publications include, but are not limited to, items addressed to A. Frank Nelson and John Richards.  These items are brochures, guest books, photographs, news article clippings, manuals, and scholarly and/or professional publications.

Collection Historical Note

At the University of North Texas (UNT), the current engineering program now known as the College of Engineering has gone through many departmental and program name changes.  Some of the names that this program was known by in the past include: College of Education, courses in Manual Training (1910), Courses in Industrial Arts (1912), Department of Manual Arts (1919), Department of Industrial Education (1926), Department of Industrial Arts (1939), College of Arts and Science, Department of Industrial Education & Technology (1980s), College of Arts and Science, Department of Engineering Technology (1992), and College of Engineering (2003).  Another name that this program was connected to, for a period of time, was that of the Number One Defense Program [co-supervised by the Department of Industrial Arts] which began in 1942 due to World War II as a way  to provide specialized training.

Administrative Information

Repository: University Archives
Accruals: 2008-025
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.
Preferred Citation: College of Engineering Publications, University of North Texas Special Collections.

Box and Folder Listing

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Box 2: Publications P – T, Brochure, Clippings, Photograph, Guest Books, VHS TapeAdd to your cart.
An old label attached to this box stated "College of Engineering Publications P-T Brochure, Clippings, Photography, VHS Tape 2528".
Barcode: 708146
Folder 1: Philosophical Base for Industrial Arts, 1974Add to your cart.
Has “A. F. Nelson” written above the title on the cover page.
Folder 2: Psychological Base for Education, 1974Add to your cart.
Has “A. F. Nelson” written above the title on the cover page.
Folder 3: Selected References in Industrial Arts, 31 August 1948Add to your cart.
Published at Santa Barbara College, University of California
Folder 4: Teaching and Technology: New Designs for Learning, 1963Add to your cart.
Has “J. U. Richards” stamped on the inside title page.
Folder 5: Texas Curriculum Studies: Report of the Commission on Vocational Education and Industrial Arts, July 1959Add to your cart.
Has “A. F. Nelson” written above the title on the cover page.
Folder 6: Texas High Schools: Mechanical Drawing in Accredited High Schools, October 1926Add to your cart.
Has “A. F. Nelson” written above the title on the cover page.
Folder 7: The Training of Teachers for Trade and Industrial Education, June 1930Add to your cart.
Has “A. F. Nelson” written above the title on the cover page.
Folder 8: Brochure for Eastern Kentucky State Teachers College, March 1942Add to your cart.
About the Industrial Arts at Eastern Vol. XXXIII
Folder 9: Clipping – North Texas Daily, 31 March 1959Add to your cart.
Vol. 10 No. 2
Folder 10: Clipping – NT AFROTC Celebrates 40, North Texas Daily, 3 November 1991Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Photograph – Lectern Made by an AlumnusAdd to your cart.
On the back of the photograph is the text “Now in Auditorium Bldg, Built by Ray Karnes, NT Alum”
Folder 12: Guest Book, November 1965 – November 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Guest Book, 1980 – 1984Add to your cart.

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