University of North Texas Press Collection, 1989-2015Add to your cart.

By Perri Hamilton, Nicole Yatsonsky

Collection Overview

Title: University of North Texas Press Collection, 1989-2015Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates: 2000s
ID: 02/ U0188
Extent: 69.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The documents are arranged in the order that they came into to the Archives. In the later boxes the files are arranged alphabetically by title.
Date Acquired: 00/00/2004. More info below under Accruals.
Languages: English


This collection contains the records and manuscripts of the publications of the University of North Texas Press.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The unedited and edited manuscripts of books published by the University of North Texas Press make up the bulk of the documents in this collection.  The papers show editing requests, changes made by the authors, photographes used in the publications, and in some cases the layout of the finished work. The start date of 2005 is approximate, as many items are undated.

Collection Historical Note

The University of North Texas Press was founded in 1987.  The Press published its first book in 1989.  The press is a fully accredited member of the Association of American University Presses. The Press publishes roughly fifteen to twenty books a year.  Its emphasis is on military history, Texana, history, western history, music studies, biography, folklore, and multicultural topics. It publishes both academic and popular interest books.

Frances "Fran" Brannen Vick was one of the founders and former director of the UNT Press. In 2000 Ron Chrisman became the director of the UNT Pres.

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.

Reading Room or Duplication Requests

Depending on any access restrictions noted above, you may be able to request items be delivered to our reading room, or that we make reproductions for you. Just click on either the or icons in the listings below to be routed to our request form.

Administrative Information

Repository: University Archives
Accruals: 92-010, 93-027, 95-019, 95-006, 97-014, 99-013, 2002-013, 2004-015, 2015-032
Acquisition Source: UNT Press
Acquisition Method: Gift
Related Materials: The Trilobite Press Collection
Preferred Citation: University of North Texas Press Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections
Finding Aid Revision History: May 2018 by Nicole Yatsonsky - edited Scope/Content, added Box 67 and 68


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