University of Texas Arlington

University of Texas at Arlington. Institute of Urban Studies Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Texas at Arlington. Institute of Urban Studies
Title: University of Texas at Arlington. Institute of Urban Studies Records
Dates: 1966
Abstract: Records contain correspondence, evaluations, studies, and proposal that document the planning and information-gathering stages of the establishment of an urban studies program at the University of Texas at Arlington. Included are evaluations of urban studies programs at other universities, and a preliminary proposal for the establishment of the Institute of Urban Studies at UTA.
Identification: AR244
Extent: 3 folders (0.21 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries

Historical Note

The Institute of Urban Studies at the University of Texas at Arlington was established by the Texas Legislature in 1967.


Scope and Contents

Records contain correspondence, evaluations, studies, and proposal. Included are evaluations of urban studies programs at other universities, and a preliminary proposal for the establishment of an urban studies institute at the University of Texas at Arlington.


Organization

Records are arranged according to document type.

Restrictions

Access

Open for research.


Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Organizations
University of Texas at Arlington. Institute of Urban Studies--Records and correspondence.
University of Texas at Arlington. School of Urban and Public Affairs--Records and correspondence.
University of Texas at Arlington. Institute of Urban Studies--History--Sources.
University of Texas at Arlington. School of Urban and Public Affairs--History--Sources.
Subjects
Cities and towns--Study and teaching--Texas--Arlington--History--Sources.
Places
Arlington (Tex.)--History--Sources.
Alternate Titles
University Archives

Administrative Information

Citation

University of Texas at Arlington, Institute of Urban Studies Records, AR244, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.

Acquisition

Gift of Luther G. Hagard, Jr., 1980. Accessioned as number 80-4.


Administrative Information

Grant Support

The retrospective updating and conversion of this finding aid was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications & Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Special Collections "Documenting Democracy: Access to Historical Records" project, 2014-2015.


Container List

Box Folder
1 1 Evaluations of Academically Related Institutes, 1966
2 Program Descriptions at Other Institutions, 1966
3 Preliminary Proposal for an Institute for Urban Studies, 1966