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Collection Overview

Title: George Mitchell Papers, 1955-2000Add to your cart.
ID: 02/24/ U0164
Primary Creator: Mitchell, George D.
Extent: 10.0 Boxes
Arrangement: This collection is arranged into two series; Series 1: University Library Materials and Series 2: Committees, Task Forces, and Councils.
Date Acquired: 00/00/1986. More info below under Accruals.
Forms of Material: Administrative records
Languages: English


This collection is comprised of administrative documents belonging to, or gathered by, former University of North Texas librarian George Mitchell.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection contains materials that address topics such as the administrative facets of the Media Library and Willis Library, the creation and renovation of the Sarah T. Hughes Reading Room, library blueprints spanning several renovation projects, various foundations, memorials dedicated to individuals who played significant roles in the UNT libraries, grant information, and documentation of several events, lectures, and conferences. Additionally, meeting minutes and plans of several influential university committees, councils, and task forces are included in the second portion of the collection.

Biographical Note

George D. Mitchell received his bachelor of arts degree from Southwestern University; his bachelor of divinity from Yale; and a masters of library science from the University of North Texas. He developed the Media Library at the UNT libraries and went on to be a librarian IV and served in the library administration as the advancement head.

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Access Information

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.

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Administrative Information

Repository: University of North Texas Special Collections
Accruals: 1977-029, 1980-038, 1982-043, 1983-037, 1984-041, 1985-052, 1986-038
Acquisition Source: George Mitchell
Acquisition Method: Gift
Preferred Citation: George Mitchell Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections
Finding Aid Revision History: Hailey LaRock revised this finding aid on 02-02-2018 after re-processing the collection and changing the box and folder organization.


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