University of Texas San Antonio

Inventory of the Jean Longwith Papers, 1976-1991



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Longwith, Jean, 1917-2003.
Title: Jean Longwith Papers,
Dates: 1976-1991
Creator Abstract: Jean Longwith helped establish the San Antonio Collection Radio, Television and Film program during her tenure at the college from 1964 to 1983. She initiated, designed and developed the curriculum and served as the general manager for the college radio station KSYM, 90.1 FM, the first community college radio station in Texas.
Content Abstract: The Jean Longwith Papers consist of correpondence, clippings, calendars, press release notes and a resource bibliography.
Identification: MS 175
Extent: .5 linear feet (1 Box)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Biographical Note

Jean Longwith helped establish the San Antonio Collection Radio, Television and Film program during her tenure at the college from 1964 to 1983. She initiated, designed and developed the curriculum and served as the general manager for the college radio station KSYM, 90.1 FM, the first community college radio station in Texas.

Longwith also initiated the San Antonio Chapter of the International Television Association and served as its first president. She served as president of the San Antonio Branch of the American Association of University Women, Chairman of the San Antonio Cable Television Advisory Committee and member of the Association for Women in Communications, San Antonio Professional Chapter.

Source: "Grand Opening & Dedication Set For SAC's New Radio, Television, and Film Building," San Antonio College Press Release, March 23, 2005.


Scope and Content Note

The Jean Longwith Papers consist of correpondence, clippings, calendars, press release notes and a resource bibliography documenting Longwith's work with the San Antonio Branch of the American Association of University Women and her interest in gender discrimination.


 

Organization of Collection

Original Deposit of August 2003 (Acc. 2003-043)

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is housed at UTSA's Main Campus and must be accessed via the John Peace Library Special Collections reading room. To request access, please use the Collections Request Form.

There are no access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.

Usage Restrictions

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.


Index Terms

Personal Names
Longwith, Jean, 1917-2003.
Organizations
American Association of University Women. San Antonio Branch.
Subjects
Sex discrimination against women--Law and legislation--United States.
Women--Texas--San Antonio--Societies and clubs.
Television broadcasting--Texas.
Genres/Formats
Calendars.
Clippings.
Correspondence.
Local Subjects
San Antonio History
Women

Related Material

There are no known other archival collections created by Jean Longwith at the date of accessioning.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Jean Longwith Papers, MS 175, University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.

Acquisition Information

Donation from unknown donor in August 2003 (Acc. 2003-043).

Processing Information

The collection is in 1 accession (Acc. 2003-043) and has been encoded by Nikki Lynn Thomas, Manuscripts Curator. More detailed processing is not anticipated at this time.


Inventory of the Jean Longwith Papers

 

Original Deposit of August 2003 (Acc. 2003-043)

Box
1 Correspondence
Newsclippings
Public service announcement notes
Calendars: events, birthdays, etc.
Stationery and envelopes
Resource bibiliography