Guide to the Department of Art Records, 1976-1985

Summary Information

Title: Department of Art Records, 1976-1985
Collection: UA.5026
Extent: 1.0 linear feet (2 boxes)
Abstract:

Courses in art were first offered at Appalachian State Teachers College in 1929, and the Department of Art was established circa 1961. This record group contains only one accession, the Art Department Administrative Records, which includes administrative information regarding Art Department programs, faculty, committees and curriculum from 1976 to 1985.

Creator: Department of Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Courses in art were first offered at Appalachian State Normal School in the 1910s, and the Department of Art was established circa 1961. The department is currently in the College of Fine and Applied Arts and offers undergraduate coursework in the visual arts, leading to a B.F.A., B.A. and B.S. degree. The department offers concentrations in Art History, Graphic Design, Art Education, Art Management and Studio.

Scope and Contents

This record group contains only one accession, the Art Department Administrative Records, which includes administrative information regarding Art Department programs, faculty, committees and curriculum from 1976 to 1985.

Arrangement

This collection has not yet been fully processed.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. Individual accessions may have access restrictions due to the presence of confidential information. Restrictions are noted in the Accessions List, where applicable.

Acquisitions Information

These records were transferred to the University Archives in multiple accessions.

Processing Information

This record group has been minimally arranged and described in summary but has not yet been merged into a single collection. The record group currently consists of numerous individual accessions listed below.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], UA.5026: Department of Art Records, University Archives, Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C., USA.

Container List

The following accession list links to inventories of records received and added to this record group.

UA.2005.177: Art Department Administrative Records, 1976-1985