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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

University of Texas Arlington

University of Texas at Arlington. Center for Greater Southwestern Studies and the History of Cartography Records:

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Texas at Arlington. Center for Greater Southwestern Studies and the History of Cartography.
Title: University of Texas at Arlington. Center for Greater Southwestern Studies and the History of Cartography Records
Inclusive Dates: 1991-2008
Abstract: The Center for Greater Southwester Studies and the History of Cartography was created in 1990. Its purpose, according to its governing document, is “to encourage and sponsor interdisciplinary studies, scholarship, research, and teaching that interpret the people, society, economy, environment, history and cultures of the Greater Southwest.” The Center is a joint program between Special Collections and the History Department. These records document the operation of the Center under the leadership of Dr. Richard Francaviglia, director of the Center from 1991 to 2008.
Identification: Unprocessed mss. 2009-21
Extent: 18 boxes (22.5 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

The Center for Greater Southwester Studies and the History of Cartography was created in 1990. Its purpose, according to its governing document, is “to encourage and sponsor interdisciplinary studies, scholarship, research, and teaching that interpret the people, society, economy, environment, history and cultures of the Greater Southwest.” The Center is governed by the Executive Committee, the Center Fellows, and the Director. The Center is a joint program between Special Collections and the History Department.

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Scope and Contents

These records document the operation of the Center under the leadership of Dr. Richard Francaviglia, director of the Center from 1991 to 2008. This collection includes budget files, grant proposals, governing documents, committee minutes, publicity, handouts, syllabi, endowed chair proposal, Center conference materials, symposium, video recordings of interviews and Center events.

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Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.

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Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Organizations
University of Texas at Arlington--Archives.
Alternate Titles
University Archives

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Related Material

Unprocessed mss. 2011-21: University of Texas at Arlington. Center for Greater Southwestern Studies and History of Cartography Records (1992-1994)

Unprocessed mss. 2009-115: The Mapping of the Entradas into the Greater Southwest Papers (1992-1999; undated)

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Administrative Information

Citation

University of Texas at Arlington. Center for Greater Southwestern Studies and the History of Cartography Records, Unprocessed mss. 2009-21, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

Acquisition

Transfer, 2009.

Accessioned as number 2009-21.

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