University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the UT Burdine Hall Dedication, 1970



Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Texas at Austin
Title: UT Burdine Hall Dedication
Dates: 1970
Abstract: Tape recordings and a trascription of the Burdine Hall Dedication on December 14, 1970.
Accession No.: 73-98
OCLC No.: 965381814
Extent: 5 items, 1 inch
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

University of Texas at Austin’s Burdine Hall was completed in 1970 and dedicated on December 14, 1970. The building houses the Government and Sociology departments, as well as part of the Department of Anthropology. Burdine Hall was named for John Alton Burdine who served as a professor in the Government Department, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, and Vice President of the University under Homer Price Rainey.

Source:

"A to Z: A comprehensive look at UT History." UT History Central. University of Texas at Austin. Accessed September 4, 2015. http://www.texasexes.org/uthistory/atoz.aspx?letter=W


Scope and Contents

Contains tape recordings of the Burdine Hall Dedication, and a transcription of the speech given by Logan Wilson at the Dedication ceremony on December 14, 1970.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Burdine, John Alton.
Wilson, Logan, 1907-.
Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas at Austin.
Places
Austin (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

UT Burdine Hall Dedication, 1970, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by M.J. Ellison, Sr., April 26, 1976.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2A61 Tape Recordings of the Burdine Hall Dedication, December 14, 1970.
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3F190 Transcription, Burdine Hall Dedication Speech, by Logan Wilson, President, American Council on Education.