Guide to the Richter H. Moore, Jr. Papers, 1960-1991

Summary Information

Title: Richter H. Moore, Jr. Papers, 1960-1991
Collection: UA.5088
Extent: 71 linear feet (142 boxes)
Abstract:

Colonel Doctor Richter H. Moore, Jr. (1928-1996) was chair of the Department of Political Science from 1983 to 1996. The Richter H. Moore, Jr. Papers contain the professional working papers of Dr. Richter Moore, Jr. including drafts and finished manuscripts, course materials, and correspondence related to the department chair and university committee work.

Creator: Moore, Richter H., Jr., 1928-1996.

Biographical/Historical Note

Colonel Doctor Richter H. Moore, Jr. (1928-1996) studied English and Psychology at the University of South Carolina, and also attained a law degree there in 1951. He served in the US Air Force in active duty for 2 years and in the reserves as Judge Advocate for 32 years. In 1964, Moore received a PhD from the University of Kentucky in Political Science. Moore came to Boone in 1983 to chair the Department of Political Science, and served for 13 years.

Scope and Contents

The Richter H. Moore, Jr. Papers contain the professional working papers of Dr. Richter Moore, Jr. including drafts and finished manuscripts, course materials, and correspondence related to the department chair and university committee work. The collection also includes papers related to various professional organizations and personal papers. The majority of the papers come from accession UA.2004.043, but two additions were made and include similar material, as well as personal correspondence, financial statements, awards, and materials pertaining to the B.S. in Criminal Justice program.

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.5088: Richter H. Moore, Jr. Papers, 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.2004.043: Dr. Richter H. Moore, Jr. Papers, 1964-1991

UA.2005.229: Richter Moore Papers (Addition), 1964-1991 [Restricted for personal information.]

UA.2006.007: Dr. Richter Moore, Jr. Papers Addition, 1960-1980 [Restricted for personal information.]